As expected, Samsung is expanding its line of Windows tablets. What I wasn’t certain of until today is that Samsung’s new Galaxy Book line of devices includes two new 2-in-1 tablets.

There’s a 10.6 inch model with a Core M3 processor and a 1920 x 1280 pixel display and a 12 inch model with a Core i5 chip and a 2160 x 1440 pixel screen.

Both tablets feature fanless designs, USB 3.1 Type-C ports, microSD card readers, GPS, WiFi, Bluetooth, and optional 4G LTE support.

Keep in mind, both models have low power Kaby Lake Y-series chips rather than the laptop-class processors found in some high-end Windows tablets like Microsoft’s Surface Pro lineup. But the latest Y-series chips are pretty zippy, which is one of the reasons Intel feels justified in using the Core i5 and Core i7 names for higher-end versions.

There are some differences between the two models, so here’s a quick run-down of some key specs:

Samsung Galaxy Book 10.6″

  • 10.6 inch, 1920 x 1280 pixel TFT display
  • Core M3 Kaby Lake CPU
  • 4GB RAM and 64GB or 128GB eMMC storage
  • 5MP front-facing camera
  • 1 USB Type-C port
  • 30.4W battery (up to 10 hours)
  • 10.3″ x 7.1″ x 3.5″
  • 1.4 pounds

Samsung Galaxy Book 12

  • 12 inch, 2160 x 1440 pixel Super AMOLED display
  • Core i5 Kaby Lake-Y CPU
  • 4GB of RAM and 128GB SSD or 8GB RAM/256GB SSD
  • 13MP rear camera + 5MP front camera
  • 2 USB Type-C ports
  • 39.04 Wh batter (up to 10.5 hours)
  • 11.5″ x 7.9″ x 0.3″
  • 1.7 pounds

Both models support fast charging, detachable keyboards, and S-Pen digital pen input with 4,096 levels of pressure sensitivity.

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