Galaxy Book2 Pro release 2022
Samsung Galaxy Book2 Pro release date, pre order details & specifications listed
Galaxy Book2 Pro release announcement! Although we’ve unofficially known about the Galaxy Book2 Pro series for a while now, today marks the official announcement of the line by Samsung. The 2021 versions of these Samsung laptops were some of the best in the business, and we hope to be equally impressed by the 2022 range. Have a read below for all the key information you need to know.
Galaxy Book2 release – key takeaways
Galaxy Book2 display improvements
The AMOLED 1080p display will come with an increased maximum brightness of 400 nits, going up to 500 nits for HDR content.
CPU & RAM improvements
The CPU options have been upgraded to the latest 12th gen Intel Core i7 and i5 CPUs with onboard Intel Iris X graphics (iGPUs). RAM has been improved to LPDDR5 standard and can now be specced up to 32GB if you’re willing to pay for it.
This has been a long time coming, but finally, the Galaxy Book2 will come with a nice 1080p camera of top-quality, rather than the 720p of the previous iteration which had inbuilt filters that hindered the overall image quality.
Galaxy Book2 connectivity
Connectivity is being pushed in a big way. In the most obvious sense, this includes 5G support and Wi-Fi 6E connectivity. Beyond this, the Galaxy Book Experience will guide you through the changes to the holistic Galaxy Ecosystem, which allows for better transfer of data from old to new devices (through Galaxy Book Smart Switch), interconnected control systems between devices (the Galaxy Tab S8 for instance) with the Galaxy Book2 through Samsung Multi Control. Improved Private Share and Quick Share features allow for faster and more seamless data/picture/document sharing between devices.
Galaxy Book2 Pro specifications
The core specifications of the two size variants of the Samsung Galaxy Book2 Pro can be seen below, taken from the press release via Videocardz. This includes both size variants: the 13.3-inch model and the 15.6-inch.
|Galaxy Book2 Pro 13.3”||Galaxy Book2 Pro 15.6”|
|Dimensions & Weight||304.4 x 199.8 x 11.2mm & 0.87kg||355.4 x 225.8 x 13.2mm & 1.17kg|
|Display||AMOLED, FHD (1920 x 1080)||AMOLED, FHD (1920 x 1080)|
|CPU||12th Gen Intel Core Processors (i7/i5)|
|12th Gen Intel Core Processors (i7/i5)
|GPU||Intel Iris Xe graphics||Intel Iris Xe graphics / Intel Arc graphics|
|RAM||8/16/32GB (LPDDR5)||8/16/32GB (LPDDR5)|
|Storage||1TB NVMe SSD max||1TB NVMe SSD max|
|Connectivity||Wi-Fi 6E, 802.11 ax, 2×2, Bluetooth v5.1||5G, Wi-Fi 6E, 802.11 ax, 2×2, Bluetooth v5.1|
|Ports||Thunderbolt™ 4 (1), USB Type-C (1), USB 3.2 (1),|
HDMI (1), 3.5pi Headphone/Mic, microSD
|Thunderbolt™ 4 (1), USB Type-C (1), USB 3.2 (1), HDMI (1), 3.5pi Headphone/Mic, microSD,
nano SIM (Optional) slot
|Colors||Silver, Graphite||Silver, Graphite|
See below for the specifications as released by Samsung as part of their press release.
Pre order Galaxy Book2 Pro release date
- The Samsung Galaxy Book2 Pro will be available to preorder on March 18th 2022.
- The Galaxy Book2 Pro release date is April 1st 2022, which is when those who have pre-ordered these Samsung laptops will have their orders shipped to them.
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