Microsoft has finally launched the one-year-old Microsoft Surface Laptop in India along with the new Microsoft Surface Book 2. Both the devices will go on sale from today via all leading offline stores including Reliance Digital, Croma and Vijay Sales. The Microsoft Surface Laptop & Surface Book 2 will also available on online stores like Flipkart, Amazon and PayTM Mall.
Microsoft Surface Laptop:
Microsoft Surfaces series is basically a Hybrid which has a detachable screen and can work both as a laptop and tablet, but now with the new Microsoft Surface Laptop is no more Hybrid but a true laptop with the non-detachable screen.
The Microsoft Surface Laptop is having a 13.3-inch PixelSense display with touch and Stylus support and has a resolution of 2,256 x 1,504 pixels with 3:2 screen ratio. The backlight Keyboard is covered with Alcantara a suede-like material. It will be available in 4 different color options with Platinum, Burgundy, Cobalt Blue & Graphite Gold. The laptops weigh around 1.25 Kg and are 14.5 mm thick.
The Surface Laptop promises to give a battery backup for up to 14.5 hours. The Surface chief Panos Panay says new Surface Laptop is faster than the MacBook Air. The surface laptop will run Windows 10S and will start from Rs.86,999/- for Intel i5 7th Gen, 8GB RAM, and 128 GB SSD, based on the configuration it goes up to 2,23,999/- for an Intel i7, 16GB RAM and 1TB SSD.
Microsoft has managed to put a full-size USB 3.0 port on the Surface laptop. There is no USB Type-C connector. There is a proprietary surface port at the back.
- The Base variant powered by Intel i5 7th Gen processor with 8GB RAM and 128GB SSD and Intel HD graphics 620 at Rs.86,999/-
- Surface Laptop with Intel i5 7th Gen processor with 8GB RAM and 256GB SSD and Intel HD graphics 620 at Rs.1,14,999/-
- Surface Laptop with Intel i7 7th Gen processor with 8GB RAM and 256GB SSD and Intel Iris Plus graphics 640 at Rs.1,44,999/-
- Surface Laptop with Intel i7 7th Gen processor with 16GB RAM and 512GB SSD and Intel Iris Plus graphics 640 at Rs.1,96,999/-
- Surface Laptop with Intel i7 7th Gen processor with 16GB RAM and 1TB SSD and Intel Iris Plus graphics 640 at Rs.2,23,999/-
Microsoft Surface Book 2:
Microsoft updates its Surface Book series with latest Surface Book 2 series which comes in two display sizes with 13.5 inches and 15 inches. The Microsoft Surface Book 2 is the successor to 2015 launched Microsoft Surface Book.
The latest Microsoft Surface Book 2 is a Hybrid which can be used as laptop or tablet by detaching the screen from the keyboard. It is completely built out of Magnesium alloy and comes in two sizes one with 13.5 inches and other with 15 inches. The Microsoft Surface Book 2 13.5 inches measures 12.3″*9.14″*0.9″ weighs 1.5 kg for i5 and 1.6 kg for i7 Processor and Microsoft Surface Book 2 15 inches measures 13.5″*9.87″*0.9″ and weighs 1.9 kg.