Microsoft has officially introduced Surface Book 2. It comes in 13.5-inch and 15-inch display options. Both display variants are Windows Mixed Reality ready.
The 13-inch Surface 2 comes with a 13.5-inch Pixel sense display with 3000 x 2000 pixels resolution. The 15-inch Surface 2 sports a 15-inch screen with 3240 x 2160 pixels resolution.
It has options of 7th Gen Core i5 7300 U processor and offers 8th generation Core i7-8650U quad-core SoC as well. These models can be configured with 8GB / 16GB LPDDR3 RAM and has options of 256GB / 512GB / 1TB SSD storage.
Microsoft Surface Book 2 Specifications
- 13.5-inch (i5 Model): 312 x 232 x 13 – 23 mm / Weight: 1534 grams (with keyboard)
- 13.5-inch (i7 Model): 312 x 232 x 15 – 23 mm / Weight: 1534 grams (with keyboard)
- 15-inch (i7) 343 x 251 x 15 – 23 mm / Weight: 1905 grams (with keyboard)
- QWERTY Keyboard
- Windows 10 Pro 64-bit with Creators Update and Office 365 30-day trial
- 13.5-inch PixelSense Display, 3000 x 2000 pixels resolution, 267ppi pixel density, 3:2 aspect ratio, 1600:1 Contrast ratio, 10-point multi-touch
- 15-inch PixelSense Display, 3240 x 2160 pixels resolution, 260ppi pixel density, 3:2 aspect ratio, 1600:1 Contrast ratio, 10-point multi-touch
- 7th Gen Intel Core i5-7300U with up to 3.50 GHz Max Turbo / 8th Gen Intel Core i7-8650U (quad-core) with up to 4.20 GHz Max Turbo
- 13.5-inch Model: Intel HD Graphics 620 integrated GPU, Intel UHD Graphics 620 integrated GPU, or NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 discrete GPU w/2GB VRAM
- 15-inch Model: Intel UHD Graphics 620 integrated GPU or NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 discrete GPU w/6GB VRAM
- 8GB or 16GB LPDDR3 RAM (1866MHz)
- 256GB / 512GB / 1TB SSD options
- 5MP front camera with 1080p video recording
- 8MP rear camera with Auto Focus, 1080p video recording
HW TPM 2.0 chip for enterprise security with Enterprise-grade protection with Windows Hello face sign-in
- Up to 17 hours of video playback
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor. Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Magnetometer
- Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth V4.1 LE, USB Type-C, UHS-II SDXC Card reader, 2 Surface Connect, 2x USB 3.0 Type A, Xbox Wireless Built in (only in 15-inch model)
The 13-inch model of Surface 2 price starts at US$ 1499 (Rs. 97,450 approx.) for Core i5 / 8GB RAM / 256 storage and integrated GPU. The 15-inch model of Surface 2 price starts at US$ 2499 (Rs. 1,62,450 approx.) and includes Core i7 / 8GB RAM / 256GB storage / dedicated GPU.
The new Surface Book 2 models will go on pre-order at Microsoft Store (local) and Microsoft.com from November 9th. It will go on sale from December 16th.