At the beginning the of the week Microsoft bombarded us with a plethora of action with news and flagship devices.
But the one that impressed us the most was the non expected with powerful specs Surface Book the first “Laptop” made by Microsoft.
Anyway you are getting the best “bang for the buck” right now out there
Here the list of complete specs:
Software: Windows 10 Pro • Office 30-day trial
Exterior Casing: Magnesium •
Physical buttons: Volume, Power
Dimensions: Laptop: 9.14 x 12.30 x 0.51- 0.90 in ( 232.1 x 312.3 x 13 -22.8 mm)
Clipboard (Screen): 8.67 x 12.30 x 0.30 in (220.2 x 312.3 x 7.7 mm)
Weight: 3.48 pounds (1576 grams)
Storage: Solid state drive (SSD) options: 128GB, 256GB, or 512GB
Display: Screen: 13.5” PixelSense™ display • Resolution: 3000 x 2000 (267 PPI) • Aspect ratio: 3:2 • Touch: 10 point multi-touch
Battery Life: Up to 12 hours of video playback (Dock)
Processor: 6th Gen Intel Core i5 or i7
Graphics: i5: Intel HD graphics (non-GPU) and i5/i7: NVIDIA GeForce graphics (GPU)
Security: TPM chip for enterprise security
Memory: 8GB or 16GB RAM
Wireles: 802.11ac Wi-Fi wireless networking; IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n compatible
Bluetooth 4.0 wireless technology
Ports: Two full-size USB 3.0, Full-size SD card reader, Surface Connect, Headset jack and Mini DisplayPort
Cameras, video and audio:
5.0 megapixel front-facing camera
8.0 megapixel rear-facing camera with autofocus, with 1080p HD video recording
Dual Microphones, front and rear facing
Front-facing stereo speakers with Dolby audio
Sensors: Ambient light sensor • Accelerometer • Gyroscope • Magnetometer
What’s in the box?
Quick Start Guide
Safety and warranty documents
Warranty: 1-year limited
As you can see the “Ultimate Laptop” packs everything you can wish for, and if you’re wondering if you could play your games on this beauty, the answer is yes (we could see a Gears Of War demo on stage the launch day, and it seems to run smoothly).
And the added Surface Pen will let you work AutoCAD with ease.
Separating the screen of the dock, you will have a powerful Intel Graphics chip to handle the screen “PixelSense” technology and enough battery to run for 3 hour, although the new rotational hinge will let you use the laptop in almost any position you want.
The main dock has backlit illumination focused just within the letters (which personally think in pretty cool) paired with “keyboard class craftsmanship” you’ll feel you’re using you old PC keys to write.
But don’t take my word, take a look by yourself:
Right now you can’t have one of these but you can Pre-order one, they will be available in the US, Canada and Australia probably at the end of the year and Europe will follow in early 2016.
Here a list of the pricing you’ll be facing if you want a hands on experience
For the 128 GB 6th Generation Intel® Core™ i5 with 8 GB of RAM = $1,499
For the 256 GB 6th Generation Intel® Core™ i5 with 8 GB of RAM = $1,699
For the 256 GB 6th Generation Intel® Core™ i5 with 8 GB of RAM and NVIDIA® GeForce® Graphics Processor = $1,899
For the 256 GB 6th Generation Intel® Core™ i7 with 8 GB of RAM and NVIDIA® GeForce® Graphics Processor = $2,099
For the 512 GB 6th Generation Intel® Core™ i7 with 16 GB of RAM and NVIDIA® GeForce® Graphics Processor = $2,699
This guys aren’t cheap as you’d expect, but we’re pretty sure you’ll definitely enjoy your experience.
If you’re going to Pre-order yours go HERE
Remember that these prices may vary depending on your market.
Tell us what you think of this new “2-in-1 hype” we can see everywhere, leave your thoughts in the comments section.