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Galaxy Chromebook2 is up for pre-orders, Sale starts March 1

(Topic created on: 02-17-2021 09:19 AM)
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Samsung announced the Galaxy Chromebook2 with a QLED display last month at CES 2021. Now, the company has finally opened the pre-orders for it.


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Samsung Galaxy Chromebook2 Price, Availability, Offers

Samsung provides two colors for the Galaxy Chromebook2– Fiesta Red and Mercury Gray. You can take a look at the pricing below:

  • Samsung Galaxy Chromebook2:
    • Intel Celeron 5205U model – $549.99
    • Intel Core i3-10110U model- $699.99

Users can pre-order the Galaxy Chromebook2 on the Samsung US website and Best Buy. It will be available for purchase from March 1. Early birds will get $50 off on pre-orders while users get an additional $30 off till March 15 for the next purchase.

Samsung Galaxy Chromebook2 Specifications and Features

The Samsung Galaxy Chromebook2 13.3-inch Full HD QLED touchscreen display. This display has a resolution of 1920×1080 pixels. While this is a downgrade the last year’s 4K display, the 2-in-1 form factor and the design is somewhat similar to the predecessor.

As mentioned above, the Galaxy Chromebook2 is powered by two versions of CPUs each one for a variant. The entry-level version is powered by the 10th-Gen Intel Celeron 5205U and the Core i3-10110U chipset is on the higher-priced version.

The former features 4GB RAM, 64GB storage while the latter has 8GB RAM and 128GB. Let’s not talk about the predecessor much here as the CPU is also a big downgrade on the new model(Quad-core vs Dual-Core). For GPU, there is Intel UHD integrated graphics onboard.

As for connectivity, you get 2xUSB Type-C ports, 1×3.5mm audio/mic jack, microSD card reader, Wi-Fi 6, and Bluetooth. Other features include a 45.5WHr battery, Backlit Keyboard, ChromeOS with all the Google Goodies pre-loaded, USI Pen support*.

*Note– The USI Pen is sold separately and not included in the price mentioned above.

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