Samsung Galaxy Book 12-inch vs Samsung Galaxy Book2

Display

Display size

12.0 inches
12.0 inches

Resolution

2160 x 1440 pixels
2160 x 1440 pixels

Pixel density

216 ppi
216 ppi

Technology

Super AMOLED
Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body ratio

73.63 %
74.41 %

Features

HDR video support, Ambient light sensor
Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Ambient light sensor

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

13 megapixels
8 megapixels

Hardware Features

Autofocus
Autofocus

Specifications

Aperture size: F1.9
Aperture size: F1.9; Focal length: 24 mm; Sensor size: 1/4"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Video recording

1920x1080 (Full HD)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps)

Features

 
Time-lapse video, Video calling, Video sharing

Front

5 megapixels
5 megapixels

Design

Dimensions

11.47 x 7.87 x 0.29 inches (291.3 x 199.8 x 7.4 mm)
11.32 x 7.89 x 0.3 inches (287.5 x 200.4 x 7.6 mm)

Weight

26.60 oz (754 g)
the average is 20.1 oz (573 g)
28 oz (794 g)
the average is 20.1 oz (573 g)

Materials

Back: Metal
Back: Aluminum

Biometrics

 
Fingerprint (touch)

Features

Stylus
Stylus

Colors

Silver
Silver

Tablet dock

 
Yes

Dock Features

 
Backlit keyboard

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5 mm jack
3.5 mm jack

Speakers

Multiple speakers
Multiple speakers

Features

Album art cover, Background playback
Album art cover, Background playback, Dolby Atmos

Screen mirroring

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Additional microphone(s)

 
for Noise cancellation

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Intel Core i5
Qualcomm Snapdragon 850 SDM850

Processor

Dual-core, 3100 MHz, 64-bit, 14 nm
Hexa-core, 2950 MHz, Kryo 385, 64-bit, 10 nm

GPU

Intel HD
Adreno 630

RAM

8 GB
4 GB

Internal storage

256 GB
128 GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 256 GB
microSDXC up to 512 GB

OS

Windows (10)
Windows (10 S)

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.1
4.1, EDR

Wi-Fi

802.11 b, g, n, ac, dual-band; Multiple antennas, MIMO, Wi-Fi Direct
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band, i; Multiple antennas, MIMO, Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct

USB

USB Type-C (reversible), USB 3.1
USB Type-C (reversible), USB 3.1

Features

Mass storage device, USB OTG, USB charging
Mass storage device, USB OTG, USB charging

Location

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning

Sensors

Accelerometer
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass

Other

Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

 
Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 14, 20, 28, 29, 30, 66

LTE (TDD)

 
Bands 38, 39, 40, 41, 46

UMTS

 
850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data

 
LTE-A Pro Cat 18 (1200/150 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

SIM type

 
Nano SIM

Battery

Capacity

5070 mAh
6120 mAh

Type

Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging

Yes
Fast charging

Video playback

11.00 hours
 

Phone features

Notifications

 
Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode

Other features

Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice commands, Voice recording

Shopping information

MSRP price

 
$ 1000
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