The Windows 10 devices event on October 6 ago, was probably the best Microsoft event ever. They presented not only the devices that we have discussed before, according to the rumors, but we were surprised with their secret weapon, the Microsoft Surface Book. Unlike the other devices showed at that event, the Microsoft Surface Book was successfully hidden by Microsoft from the media. Well done Microsoft.
The Fastest 13-inch Laptop On The Market
The Surface Book is the first Microsoft’s laptop, which has 13.5-inch screen size. Microsoft claimed this is the fastest 13 inch laptop on the market, even when they compared it with Apple MacBook Pro 13-inch. It’s proved, Surface Book is faster than MacBook Pro 13-inch. Let’s see the detail comparison in the table below:
|Surface Book||13-inch MacBook Pro|
|Price||Starting at $1,499||Starting at $1,299|
|Screen Size||13.5 inches||13 inches|
|Form factor||Clamshell w/ detachable keyboard||Clamshell|
|Resolution||3,000 x 2,000||2,560 x 1,600|
|Dimensions||12.30 x 9.14 x 0.51 x 0.90 inches||12.35 x 8.62 x 0.71 inches|
|Weight||3.34 pounds||3.48 pounds|
|Mobile Operating System||Windows 10 Pro||OS X 10.11|
|Processor||Intel Core i5 or i7||Intel Core i5 or i7|
|GPU||Intel HD graphics 520; i5/i7: NVIDIA GeForce Graphics Processor||Intel Iris Graphics 6100|
|Storage Space||128GB, 256GB, 512GB or 1TB SSD||128GB, 256GB, 512GB or 1TB SSD|
|RAM||8GB or 16GB||8GB or 16GB|
|Battery Life||Up to 12 hours||Up to 10 hours|
|USB ports||2x USB 3.0, full-size SD card reader||2x USB 3.0|
|Other ports||headset jack, SurfaceConnect, Mini Display Port||3.5mm audio, HDMI port, SDXC card slot, two Thunderbolt 2 ports|
|Webcam||5MP front-facing camera||720p FaceTime HD camera|
Don’t You Fall In Love With It?
The Microsoft Surface Book has a premium silver color, with the Windows logo on its back without the words “Windows”, and it is so simple and elegant. It uses Muscle Wire lock and a Dynamic Fulcrum hinge connecting the display and the keyboard, and it looks unique and beautiful. It has the integrated backlit keyboard, which allows you to use it in low light situation. Its spec and design are amazing. But, wait, there’s another surprise from Surface Book you have to see. When you pull the screen, it will simply separate its high-end keyboard and you can use the screen as a tablet. Watch the video below.
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