Today (Thursday, 3rd June 2021), eminent South Korean company Samsung has introduced two new laptops; Samsung Galaxy Book Go as well as Galaxy Book Go 5G. The company has launched them as its ‘always-on, always-connected laptops. They have Qualcomm Snapdragon SoCs (System-on-Chips). They come with a 180-degree folding hinge. The two latest laptops run on Microsoft Windows 10.
The company offers some more features also on Samsung Galaxy Book Go, as well as Galaxy Book Go 5G. The features are – preinstalled Microsoft Your Phone app as well as Dolby Atmos support also. In terms of design, these two new products are designed to compete with famous Chromebooks.
Moreover, they are targeted at those people who are searching for a computer to meet their remote work(s) as well as study needs as well. All valuable information regarding these two new products including specifications and price is provided here in full details.
Samsung Galaxy Book Go and Galaxy Book Go 5G Specifications
The latest laptops Galaxy Book Go as well as Galaxy Book Go 5G feature a build that is touted to have passed military-grade MIL-STD-810G tests as well. As it has been told earlier, they have been introduced with a 180-degree folding hinge. They also feature slim bezels and get the Microsoft Your Phone app preloaded that allows a user to sync his smartphone to these laptops. Moreover, the Samsung TV Plus service has been integrated as well; with its icon located in the Windows menu.
As far as the technical specifications are concerned; the laptop Samsung Galaxy Book Go runs on Windows 10 Home that also can be configured to Windows 10 Pro. It comes with a 14-inch full-HD TFT display. The display Resolution is 1,920×1,080 Pixels. Coupled with Adreno GPU, the octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 7c Gen 2 SoC powers this laptop. It has been launched with 4GB as well as 8GB LPDDR4x RAM options. Qualcomm has recently introduced the Snapdragon SoC for those laptops which are (that of) entry-level. This laptop comes with 64GB as well as 128GB of eUFS storage options also.
LTE (optional), Bluetooth v5.1, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac, 3.5mm headphone jack, USB 2.0 port, as well as two USB Type-C ports are included under connectivity options on the laptop Samsung Galaxy Book Go. It comes with microSD card support as well. Additionally, its LTE model has a Nano SIM Card slot also.
So far the power is concerned; the new Samsung Galaxy Book Go has a battery of 42.3Wh. Its battery supports fast charging via the bundled 25W USB Type-C fast charger. 720p HD webcam, as well as digital microphone, are some other features of this laptop. At last, this 1.38Kgs laptop measures 323.9×224.8×14.9mm.
The company has not offered full details regarding the specifications of the laptop Samsung Galaxy Book Go 5G. But, it has been revealed that the Qualcomm Snapdragon 8cX Gen 2 5G will power it. Moreover, this laptop will comprise Wi-Fi 6 also.
Samsung Galaxy Book Go Price and Availability
The price of the Samsung Galaxy Book Go starts at $349 (approximately Rs. 25,500) for the Wi-Fi only version. Whereas the LTE model of this laptop has not been priced till now. The latest laptop will be on sale later this month in select markets.
As far as the price and availability of the laptop Samsung Galaxy Book Go 5G is concerned; it also has not received the official price tag till now. However, according to the company, this 5G-enabled version will come later this year. The two laptops will come with a silver finish – as per the company.