Surface Book – release, hardware specifications and price

Surface Book - release, hardware specifications and price

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Microsoft has unveiled its first laptop, specifically the 2-in-1 called Surface Book. The display can be detached and used as a tablet. In addition, it should be twice as fast as the MacBook Pro and be faster than any other device in its device class. All information about the release, hardware, price and where you buy it can be found here.


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Microsoft's first laptop called Surface Book is supposed to be faster and better than any other its class. It is a 2-in-1, in which the display is removed and can be further used as a tablet. The hardware data promise to be decent performance, even at games and video editing.

Surface Book - Release

The Surface Book is on pre-order for some time and will be available in Germany from February 18, 2016.

Surface Book - Hardware Data and Specs

The first laptop from Microsoft: the Surface Book.

The first laptop from Microsoft: the Surface Book.

The Surface Book comes with Windows 10 Pro and an Intel Core i5 or i7 processor, the 6th generation (Skylake). Of memory, there are, depending on the selection of 8 or 16 GB; For the hard disk, it is either 128, 256, 512 or 1 TB SSD memory.

The display is 13.5 inches tall and dissolves with 3000 x 2000 pixels on (267 ppi). In addition, the display can be removed and continue to use as a tablet using touch or pen input.

Here is the side view of the Surface Book.

Here is the side view of the Surface Book.

The powerful graphics unit is seated in the keyboard part of the laptop. So if you want to use the Surface Book as tablet with graphics power, may decrease the display, conversely, place it on the special pivot hinge and fold. For the graphic itself is depending on the choice of either an integrated Intel HD Graphics used or a dedicated graphics card with Nvidia chipset the GeForce series. The latter should be sufficient even for demanding applications such as games and video editing. More information about the video card can be found here: Surface Book: What graphics card is installed?

The display of the Surface Pro can be attached conversely to use it as a tablet and use the power of the graphics unit in the keyboard.

The display of the Surface Pro can be attached conversely to use it as a tablet and use the power of the graphics unit in the keyboard.

Of connections, there are 2x USB 3.0, 1x headphone, 1x Mini DisplayPort and 1x Surface Connect. Furthermore, an SD card slot is available. As connectivity there is Wi-Fi to the n-standard as well as Bluetooth 4.0.

In addition, the battery life of the laptop should last up to 12 hours of video playback.

SpecsSurface Book
operating systemWindows 10 Pro
processorIntel Core i5 or i7 Skylake
Random Access Memory (RAM)8 GB or 16 GB
hard disk128, 256, 512 GB or 1 TB SSD memory
display13.5-inch display with 3000 x 2000 pixels, 267 ppi
Aspect ratio of 3: 2
With touch input, pen input
graphic cardi5 Intel HD Graphics
i5 / i7: Nvidia GeForce Graphics
connections2 x USB 3.0
1 x headphones
1 x Mini-DisplayPort
Surface Connect
Memory card slotYes SD Card
linksWLAN 802.11 a / b / g / n / ac
Bluetooth 4.0
Battery LifeUp to 12 hours of video playback
cameraFront 5 megapixel
Rear 8 megapixel 1080p HD video recording
Dimensions312 x 232 x 13 &# 8211; 23 mm
mass1.5 kg (with keyboard)
particularitySpecial pivot hinge
Surface Book is compatible with the surface-Dock
Tastaturbeleichtung
magnesium housing
priceFrom 1499-2699 US dollars

All other technical data can be found on the associated Microsoft website.

Surface Book - Price and Availability

The price of the Surface Book is 2,699 US dollars in the basic equipment 1,499 US dollars and the most expensive variant. Here are all variants with umgerechnetem Euro Price:

  • Surface Book: Intel Core i5 / 8GB RAM / 128GB memory / Intel HD Graphics - Price: 1649 Euro
  • Surface Book: Intel Core i5 / 8GB RAM / 256GB storage / Nvidia Graphics - Price: 2069 Euro
  • Surface Book: Intel Core i7 / 8GB RAM / 256GB storage / Nvidia Graphics - Price: 2319 Euro
  • Surface Book: Intel Core i7 / 16GB RAM / 512 GB storage / Nvidia Graphics - Price: 2919 Euro

On the associated Microsoft website you can buy the Surface Book *.

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Robert Schanze

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