64points

Microsoft Surface Book

50points

Samsung Galaxy Book 12"

Comparison winner
Microsoft Surface Book
Samsung Galaxy Book 12"
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70 facts in comparison

Microsoft Surface Book vs Samsung Galaxy Book 12"

Microsoft Surface Book
Samsung Galaxy Book 12"
64
points
Microsoft Surface Book
50
points
Samsung Galaxy Book 12"

Why is Microsoft Surface Book better than Samsung Galaxy Book 12"?

  • 1.93x higher resolution
    ?

    3000 x 2000pxvs2160 x 1440px
  • 8GB more RAM memory
    16GBvs8GB
  • 12.5% bigger screen size
    ?

    13.5"vs12"
  • 744GB more internal storage
    1000GBvs256GB
  • LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
    ?
  • 1 newer USB version
    ?

    3vs2
  • 1 more microphone(s)
    ?

    2vs1
  • Has a detachable keyboard
    ?

Why is Samsung Galaxy Book 12" better than Microsoft Surface Book?

  • 29.17% faster CPU speed
    2 x 3.1GHzvs2 x 2.4GHz
  • Has an external memory slot
    ?
  • 15.4mm thinner
    7.4mmvs22.8mm
  • 876g lighter
    640gvs1516g
  • 1.63x more megapixels (main camera)
    13MPvs8MP
  • 32.3mm shorter
    199.8mmvs232.1mm
  • 21mm narrower
    291.3mmvs312.3mm
  • 0.1 newer Bluetooth version
    4.1vs4

Price comparison

Samsung Galaxy Book 12"

Buy used:

$1,390.49

ProductStorePrice
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$1,554.59
Samsung Galaxy Book 12" AmazonSamsung Galaxy Book 12" 256GB / 8GB RAM ...Samsung Galaxy Book 12" 256GB / 8GB RAM / 7th Gen Intel Core i5-7200 processor / Windows 2-in-1 PC (Wi-Fi Tablet) - International Version
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$1,919.00
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Design

1.thickness
?

Best

Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 Pro

4.6mm

22.8mm

7.4mm

2.Has a stylus
?

A stylus is a pen-like accessory that allows you to interact with the touchscreen with greater precision, and is particularly useful for drawing and writing.

Microsoft Surface Book
Samsung Galaxy Book 12"
3.weight
?

Best

Acer Iconia W510-1674

0.51g

1.52kg

640g

4.height
?

Best

Dell Venue 10 7000

14mm

232.1mm

199.8mm

5.width
?

Best

Dell Venue 10 7000

14mm

312.3mm

291.3mm

6.Has a detachable keyboard
?

You can detach the keyboard of your device and use the screen as a tablet. Detaching the keyboard makes the device lighter and gives you the possibility to switch easily between laptop-mode and tablet-mode. The keyboard is included when buying the device.

Microsoft Surface Book
Samsung Galaxy Book 12"

Display

1.resolution
?

The resolution indicates the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen, expressed as the number of pixels on the horizontal axis and the number on the vertical axis.

Best

Panasonic UT-MB5

2560 x 3840px

3000 x 2000px

2160 x 1440px

2.screen size
?

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

Wacom Cintiq 22HD

21.5"

13.5"

12"

3.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
?

The device has an LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixel, resulting in sharp and crisp images. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

Microsoft Surface Book
Samsung Galaxy Book 12"
4.has a touch screen
?

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.

Microsoft Surface Book
Samsung Galaxy Book 12"
5.Has an OLED or AMOLED display
?

OLED (Organic Light-Emitting Diode) displays are formed of organic materials that emit light. They have higher contrast ratios and wider viewing angles compared to LCD displays. AMOLED and POLED are types of OLED displays.

Microsoft Surface Book
Samsung Galaxy Book 12"

Performance

1.CPU speed
?

Best

Samsung Galaxy Book 2

8 x 2.36GHz

2 x 2.4GHz (Intel Core i5-6300U)

2 x 3.1GHz

2.has an external memory slot
?

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.

Microsoft Surface Book
Samsung Galaxy Book 12"
3.RAM
?

Best

Google Pixel Slate

16GB

16GB

8GB

4.Supports 64-bit
?

A 32-bit operating system can only support up to 4GB of RAM. 64-bit allows more than 4GB, giving increased performance. It also allows you to run 64-bit apps.

Microsoft Surface Book
Samsung Galaxy Book 12"
5.internal storage
?

Best

Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)

1000GB

1000GB

256GB

6.Has integrated graphics
?

With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.

Microsoft Surface Book
Samsung Galaxy Book 12"

Cameras

1.megapixels (main camera)
?

Best

Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 LTE

13 & 5MP

8MP

13MP

2.megapixels (front camera)
?

Best

Huawei MediaPad M5 10.8" 64GB

8MP

5MP

5MP

3.video recording (main camera)
?

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.

Best

Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)

2160 x 60fps

1080 x 30fps

1080 x 30fps

4.Can create panoramas in-camera
?

It allows you to take multiple photos capturing different parts of the scene, and then joins them together into a single photo.

Microsoft Surface Book
Samsung Galaxy Book 12"
5.has a front camera
?

A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.

Microsoft Surface Book
Samsung Galaxy Book 12"

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
?

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

Microsoft Surface Book
Samsung Galaxy Book 12"
2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
?

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

Microsoft Surface Book
Samsung Galaxy Book 12"
3.number of microphones
?

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Acer Aspire Switch 12 S

3

2

1

Battery

1.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Microsoft Surface Book
Samsung Galaxy Book 12"
2.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Microsoft Surface Book
Samsung Galaxy Book 12"

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Microsoft Surface Book
Samsung Galaxy Book 12"
2.Has fast 802.11ac Wi-Fi connection
?

802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.

Microsoft Surface Book
Samsung Galaxy Book 12"
3.Supports widgets
?

You can add widgets to the home screen. This allows you to have more flexibility and to see information at a glance, without going into the app.

Microsoft Surface Book
Samsung Galaxy Book 12"
4.Has 802.11n Wi-Fi connection
?

802.11n is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors - a, b and g.

Microsoft Surface Book
Samsung Galaxy Book 12"
5.USB version
?

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

Best

Samsung Galaxy Tab Active Pro Wi-Fi

3.1

3

2

6.The browser has word wrap
?

The web browser has automatic word wrap when zooming, the user can easily read long lines without scrolling horizontally.

Microsoft Surface Book
Samsung Galaxy Book 12"

Price comparison

Samsung Galaxy Book 12"

Buy used:

$1,390.49

ProductStorePrice
Samsung Galaxy Book 12" AmazonSAMSUNG Galaxy Book SM-W728VZKCVZW 12" T...SAMSUNG Galaxy Book SM-W728VZKCVZW 12" Touchscreen 2160 x 1440 Detachable 2-in-1 Laptop Intel Core i5 7th Gen 7200U 2.50 GHz 8 GB LPDDR3 Memory 256 GB PCIe NVMe SSD Windows 10 (Black/ Silver)
Amazon logo
$1,554.59
Samsung Galaxy Book 12" AmazonSamsung Galaxy Book 12" 256GB / 8GB RAM ...Samsung Galaxy Book 12" 256GB / 8GB RAM / 7th Gen Intel Core i5-7200 processor / Windows 2-in-1 PC (Wi-Fi Tablet) - International Version
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$1,919.00
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$39.99

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