Samsung launched The Galaxy Book S With Snapdragon 8CX SoC
At Galaxy Unpacked event in New York Samsung has also launched Galaxy Book S, the successor to the Galaxy Book 2. The all-new Galaxy Book S powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 8CX SoC, alongside this device Samsung has also launched the Galaxy Note 10 & Note 10 Plus.
Samsung Galaxy Book S
Samsung’s latest laptop comes with 13.5-inches screen with Full HD+ resolution. It measures 305.2 x 203.2 x 11.8mm, weighs is about 0.96 kg and features a premium aluminum body. It runs on Windows 10 OS and that will give you a full PC experience.
For security, Samsung has added fingerprint sensor which supports the Windows Hello authentication feature. Under the hood, Samsung has used Qualcomm Snapdragon 8CX SoC which is built on 7 nm technology with Adreno 680 GPU. The laptop is available in 8GB of LPDDR4X RAM combined with either 256GB or 512GB of storage, you can also expend the storage via a micro-SD card up to 1TB.
Samsung is using an ARM-based processor and because of that, they claim that it will last for 23 hours continues video playback. It also sports LTE connection via nano-SIM card, Bluetooth 5.0 support and single Type-C port for charging or to transfer files.
Here are quick specifications of Galaxy Book S
- 13.3-inch FullHD+ Touchscreen Display
- 7 nm Qualcomm Snapdragon 8cx Soc
- Window 10 OS
- 8GB RAM | 256GB / 512GB
- MicroSD slot up to 1TB
- 720p HD Webcam
- 42Wh Battery
- 23 hours video playback LTE
- Bluetooth 5.0, Fingerprint scanner
By the way, the Samsung Galaxy Book S will go for sale later this year and priced at $ 999 (approx Rs. 70,800).