Samsung Canada launches new Galaxy Book2: powerful performance for on-the-go computing

Samsung Canada launches new Galaxy Book2: powerful performance for on-the-go computing

Mississauga, Ontario, June 3, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Samsung Electronics Canada today announced the launch of the Galaxy Book2, the latest in its lineup of flagship PCs that includes the Galaxy Book2 Pro 360 and Galaxy Book2 Pro. Sleek, stylish and powerful, the Galaxy Book2 combines the portability of Galaxy smartphones with the powerful performance of Galaxy PCs to deliver a laptop ready to conquer every day.

“At Samsung, we’re always looking to elevate our consumers’ experience, and we’re excited to launch a new laptop focused on portability and speed. With the shift to hybrid work, the Galaxy Book2 is designed to deliver powerful performance for everyone and help make everyday experiences simple, smooth and intuitive.”

Powerful performance meets mobile freedom
Galaxy Book2 features a 12th generation Intel® Core processor – providing users with the speed and power they need for everyday work and play. From multitasking with minimal lag to streaming presentations, the Galaxy Book2 is a portable, powerful device perfect for completing everyday tasks.

With its slim and elegant design and long battery life1Move through your day with no worries about delivery. And when it’s time to recharge, the included universal charger2 It restores 40% of battery power in just 30 minutes. In addition, the universal charger works across the latest range of Galaxy devices3 – So you can reduce wires to a minimum. Designed to keep up with today’s world on the go, you can last more of your day, whether you’re working or playing.

Immersive entertainment with lightweight portability
Welcome to the Galaxy Experience, a world of innovative capabilities designed to give you an advanced experience. Packed with your favorite Galaxy features, the Galaxy Book2 keeps you going with ease. With a 15.6-inch screen, the Galaxy Book2 offers plenty of room to experience all the things you love on a Full HD screen – whether it’s streaming, chatting, or just browsing.

Get an immersive cinematic experience with Dolby Atmos and surround speakers. Whether you’re playing the hottest new song on repeat, or watching your favorite movie, the speakers deliver rich, rich sound.

Security is all about you
Protecting your data, identity, and privacy remains a top priority for Samsung, particularly with its focus on blended work and learning environments. Now more than ever, consumers are looking for devices designed with security as a priority. The updated Windows 11 operating system on the Galaxy Book2 Series lineup that helps keep data safe with Knox security has been extended to the Galaxy Book2. Keep your files under your control with a fingerprint scanner that lets you unlock your laptop with a simple click.

Enjoy more control over your files with Private Share4, a security feature that allows you to set time limits for your shared files – the recipient cannot capture or share your file, and you stay in control with the ability to revoke access to files at any time; It’s simplified file security.

Easy continuity of the connected world
Samsung aims to help make consumers’ lives easier and more accessible. With Galaxy Continuity, Galaxy devices can connect seamlessly to help you get more done. Galaxy Book2 syncs easily with your Samsung Galaxy smartphone5 Through Link to Windows6 , which allows you to call and text directly from your laptop. Crossover App Continuity allows you to unlock your PC and pick up right where you left off on your smartphone by viewing your recently used apps. Samsung even updated a file Quick share7 Feature and its integration with Link Sharing, allowing you to quickly share work with others from anywhere. You can also transfer a video call from one Galaxy device to another without missing a moment.

The Galaxy Book Smart Switch8 A process that helps you transfer old data, photos, settings and more, from your old PC to your new PC easily. Once ported, the new Galaxy Book2 experience is also very intuitive One Book UI 4.0.1 Update Users with other Galaxy devices will feel right at home on their new PC with the same user interface, apps, and menus they already know and love.

You can also control and monitor your IoT devices with the Galaxy Book2 and the SmartThings app. Turn on the lights, adjust the temperature or check your security cameras, all from the convenient SmartThings dashboard. with the new Bixby9 Voice control function, you can control your IoT devices with the convenience of voice prompts. Additionally, if something goes wrong with where your Galaxy Book2 is, you can locate it (even if it’s turned off) using SmartThings search10. With Galaxy Continuity, discover more fun ways to connect with what you love.

Galaxy for the planet
Samsung understands the importance of producing technology in responsible and sustainable ways. The Galaxy Book2 reinforces our ongoing commitment to reducing our environmental impact and helping Galaxy users adopt more sustainable lifestyles. Samsung recently announced a new high-performance, eco-friendly material that reuses discarded fishing nets to reduce plastic waste in the ocean, and this material is now found in the Galaxy Book2 series’ touchpad stand and interior stand. Expanding the presence of ocean-related plastics in Galaxy technology, this represents a remarkable achievement in the company’s sustainability journey. With Galaxy for the Planet, Samsung advances its scale, innovation, and open collaboration to deliver tangible environmental actions across the Mobile eXperience Business and its entire product suite to preserve the planet for generations to come.

With a battery that offers a longer cycle life11 Reducing the need for frequent battery replacement, to eco-friendly AMOLED panels, sustainably sourced paper boxes and mold trays, the Galaxy Book2 was designed with sustainability in mind.

Canadian Availability
Galaxy Book2 will be available for purchase starting June 3research and development2022 online at, in Samsung Experience stores and all major retail partners across Canada.

About Samsung Electronics Canada Inc.
Samsung Electronics Canada inspires Canadians to reach their full potential through a transformative ecosystem of products and services that deliver innovation and design excellence to every aspect of their connected lives. The company is redefining the worlds of TVs, smartphones, wearables, tablets and digital devices. In 2022, Samsung was named one of the “most popular companies in Canada” in the Léger Corporate Reputation Study. Dedicated to helping make a difference in the lives of Canadians, Samsung’s award-winning corporate grant initiatives support public education and health-related issues in communities across the country. To discover more, please visit

Follow Samsung Canada at, Instagram @samsungcanada or Twitter @SamsungCanada.

Anisha Singh
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Galaxy Book2 specifications
Galaxy Book 2
Dimensions 15.4 mm
weight 1.61 kg
The operating system Windows 11 Home
the offer 15.6″ FHD IPS
Healer Intel® Core™ i5 and i7 processor
Draw Intel Graphics
Intel Ark
Connection Wi-Fi 6E, 802.11 ax 2×2, Bluetooth v5.1
the color graphite
memory LPDDR4x (built-in)
storage 2 SSD
WLAN 802.11 Ax 2×2
camera/microphone HD 702p
My voice 2 W x 2, Dolby Atmos®
keyboard 3 rows digital, island type backlit, bilingual (English/French)
the battery 54 watts
adapter 45 watts
65 watts
protection fingerprint
ports USB C (2), USB3.2 (2), HDMI, micro SD, HP, Kensington lock

*All functionality, features, specifications, and other product information provided in this document including, but not limited to, benefits, design, pricing, components, performance, availability, and capabilities of the product are subject to change without notice. Specifications vary by markets and/or carriers.

1 Battery life may vary depending on the environment, usage patterns, and other factors. Expected average performance based on typical usage. Actual battery life depends on several factors and other application usage patterns. Results may vary.
2 Battery life and charging speed may vary depending on the environment, usage patterns, and other factors. Expected average performance based on typical usage. Actual battery life and charging speed depends on several factors and other application usage patterns. Results may vary.
3 The charger can power Galaxy devices that use a USB Type-C port.
4 The private sharing features of both the sender and the receiver require Galaxy devices with Windows 10, Android OS 10.0 (Q) and One UI 2.1 or higher and the Quick Share app requires a Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connection. The type, number, capacity, and expiration date of the transferable files as well as the number of concurrent file shares in the Private Share may be limited.
5 Galaxy devices sold separately.
6 Users must link their Galaxy device to their Windows PC through “Link to Windows” on the phone and the Your Phone app on the PC, and follow the setup prompts, including logging into the same Microsoft account. Link to Windows is preloaded on select Galaxy devices. It requires the latest Windows 10 update on the PC. The phone requires your Galaxy device to be running and connected to the same Wi-Fi network as your PC. Some mobile applications may restrict sharing of content to other screens or may require a touch screen for you to interact with them. Up to 5 Android apps can be run simultaneously.
7 Quick Share allows photos, videos, and files to be shared between Samsung Galaxy devices. Quick Share is available on Galaxy smartphones, Galaxy tablets, and Galaxy Books (as of May 2021), on Android 10, One UI2.1 and above. Available hardware and features are subject to change. Requires BLE (Bluetooth Low Energy) and a Wi-Fi Direct connection to enable fast sharing. Wi-Fi Direct must be enabled before use.
8 Transferring data via Galaxy Book Smart Switch requires all devices to be installed with Galaxy Book Smart Switch. The PC transferring files can be any PC running the latest Windows operating system. Settings, MS Store apps, and files can be transferred. Both computers must be connected to the same network.
9 Bixby only recognizes certain dialects and dialects of English (US) and Korean (South Korea) to be supported. Use of Bixby may be limited in certain situations including but not limited to while recording media (video/game/audio), during a call (including outgoing call), etc. Service availability may vary by location/carrier/language/device model/operating system version. Bixby controls which apps and which other apps to support. Samsung account login and data network connection (Wi-Fi or data network) is required. To control other devices using Bixby, all devices must be registered with SmartThings.
10 Requires logging in to a Samsung account, connecting to a Wi-Fi or data network and configuring settings in SmartThings Find. The location of the lost device found using SmartThings Find is the approximate location where the lost device signal was detected. SmartThings Find is only available on Galaxy devices running Android 8.0 or later. SmartThings Find can track Galaxy Book2 Pro series devices for up to 10 days while they are turned off when the devices are fully charged. The length of time may vary based on location, network, usage patterns, device settings, battery status, and other factors.
11 Typical value tested under third-party laboratory conditions. Typical value is the estimated average value considering the deviation in battery capacity between battery samples tested under IEC 61960 standard. Actual battery life may vary depending on network environment, usage patterns and other factors.

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