Last year, Microsoft had made a splash with its branded Surface Book and Surface Pro 4. This year, the company has unveiled its book series, i.e., Microsoft Surface Book i7 and pushing its hardware in a new direction. To-date, all the Surface hardware focuses on the laptop and the ultraportable market.
On Wednesday, Microsoft unveiled many Surface systems and one among them is the most powerful version that ever produced, i.e., Surface Book i7. It is an updated version of previous launched Book series features a Core i7 Processor starting at $2399, $2799 and a 28-inch AIO (all-in-one) comes with an eye-watering price tag of $3299.
Let’s start with Microsoft Surface Book i7 Specifications, since that is most similar to existing hardware that is available on the market. According to the launched details, Surface Book i7 features with twice the graphics performance. Microsoft is promising up to 16hours battery life with a single charge.
— Microsoft Surface (@surface) October 26, 2016
New Surface Book and Performance Base
The recently launched Microsoft Surface Book i7 embedded with Intel Core i7 Processor and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 965M 2GB GPU. Through these newly updated Microsoft Surface Book i7 Specifications, it gives you increased speed and graphics performance which need engineering, design and other.
Surface Book is designed in three modes:
Laptop Mode: It bears with Windows Ink Workspace with quick access to sticky notes, blank page for sketching and also available to take a quick screenshot of markup and share.
Clipboard Mode: You can detach the display to transform the Surface Book into thin and light Intel Core i5/i7 tablet.
Draw Mode: It features in Draw Mode to unlock the power of its graphic processor by using Surface Pen and smooth touch.
PixelSense Display with Touch and Pen
With 6million pixels and features with versatile modes, the display was designed with smooth touch, and you can also detach from the surface. The Microsoft Surface Book i7 lets you create without any limitations in creativity while giving you stunning resolutions and true-to-life colour.
It looks like the Surface Book i7 become counter to the rival MacBook. The new Microsoft Surface Book i7 works well with iTunes, iCloud, and also even iPhone. And it’s many of the features, shortcuts and gestures are similar to already available laptops.
The Microsoft Surface Book Price varies from difference in RAM
- Surface Book Price For $1499- 128GB Intel Core i5-8GB
- For $1699- 256GB Intel Core i5-8GB/dGPU
- Surface Book Laptop For $2399- 256GB Intel Core i7-8GB/dGPU
- For $2799- 512GB Intel Core i7-8GB/dGPU
- For $3299-1TB Intel Core i7-16GB/dGPU
Currently, the company has provided the Surface Book Pre-orders which is available on the store of Microsoft official website. As the company announced the launch date is 10th November but they are not announced the global release.
Surface Book i7 Specifications
- Display: Screen: 13.5” PixelSense™ Display Resolution: 3000 x 2000 (267 PPI)Aspect ratio: 3:2Contrast ratio: 1700:1Surface Pen enabled Touch: 10 point multi-touch
- Memory- 8GB or 16GB RAM
- Processor- 6th Generation Intel® Core™ i5 or i7
- Software- Windows 10 Pro Office 30-day trial
- Sensors- Ambient light sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Magnetometer, Hall effect
- Weight- Starting at 3.34 lbs (1,516 g)
- Storage- Solid state drive (SSD) options: 128GB, 256GB, 512GB, or 1TB
- Battery life- Surface Book: Up to 12 hours of video playback, Surface Book with Performance Base: Up to 16 hours of video playback
- Graphics- Surface Book: i5: Intel® HD Graphics 520;i5/i7: NVIDIA® GeForce® dGPU with 1GB GDDR5 memory, Surface Book with Performance Base: i7: NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 965M 2GB GPU
- Cameras, video, and audio- 5.0MP camera with 1080p HD video (front-facing), 8.0MP autofocus camera with 1080p HD video (rear-facing), Stereo speakers with Dolby, Audio™ Premium3.5mm headphone jack
- Exterior- Casing: Magnesium, Color: Silver, Physical buttons: Volume, Power
- Warranty- 1-year limited hardware warranty