Typically speaking, Canada has to wait a bit before some devices make it up here. First available in June in the U.S., the Samsung Galaxy Book Go is now available in Canada in two configurations, starting at CA$419.99.
Estimated reading time: 3 minutes
Featuring a Qualcomm Snapdragon 7c Gen 2 SoC, the Galaxy Book Go is meant to offer powerful performance and immersive entertainment at a more affordable price. Lightweight and thin, the latest laptop from Samsung is meant for work and entertainment on the go.
“Earlier this year, Samsung launched an entirely new category of PCs designed to connect seamlessly with Galaxy smartphones, tablets and wearables for an enhanced ecosystem experience. Combining powerful performance with portability, the Galaxy Book Go boosts productivity and efficiency to empower today’s mobile-first consumer.”Steven Cull, Senior Director of Mobile Product Management and Services, Samsung Canada
With features like a long-lasting battery, military-grade durability, Dolby Atmos, the Galaxy Book Go is perfect for students as well. The laptop pairs with other Galaxy devices as well. Users can answer texts, make calls, and even mirror Android apps from their Galaxy smartphones. With the Second Screen feature, you can also use your Galaxy Tab S7 as a dual-screen for added productivity.
Specifications of the Samsung Galaxy Book Go include:
|OS||Windows 10 Home|
|Display||14.0″ FHD LED Display (1920 x 1080), Anti-Glare|
|CPU||Snapdragon 7c Gen 2 (Kryo™ 468 Octa-core CPU, up to 2.55 GHz)|
|Graphics||Qualcomm® Adreno™ GPU|
|Connectivity||Wi-Fi 5, 802.11 ac 2×2, Bluetooth v5.1|
|Storage||64GB, 128GB (eUFS)|
|Camera / Mic||720p HD / Digital Mic|
|Adapter||25W USB Type-C Fast Charger|
|Ports||USB Type-C (2), USB 2.0 (1), 3.5mm Headphone/Mic, MicroSD|
|Software||• Screen Recorder|
• Samsung Gallery
• Samsung Flow
• Samsung Notes
• Samsung Settings
• Galaxy Book Smart Switch
(Software can be changed without notice)
|Dimensions||323.9 x 224.8 x 14.9 mm (12.75″ x 8.85″ x 0.59″)|
|Weight||1.38 kg (3.04 lbs)|
If you’re interested, you can pick one up at Samsung Experience Stores, Best Buy Canada locations, and online at Samsung.com/ca. Shipping with Windows 10, the Galaxy Book Go is eligible for a free upgrade to Windows 11 in October 2021.
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Last Updated on August 3, 2021.