Update: Microsoft Said that they have only limited stock of the product and after few days stock will be updated daily to fulfill the demand . It is now available on the Microsoft Store. You can also checkout at Amazon for availability.
Microsoft unveils its first laptop powered by Windows 10 operating system – The Surface Book. It is based on its Surface tablet but Microsoft has redefine the laptop computing and developed a future machine which is very powerful and stylish. The Pre-order has started and will be available on 26 Oct. in the market. This is the first laptop manufactured by Microsoft. Microsoft claims to be twice as fast as the MacBook Pro. It is a new level of competition between Apple and Microsoft. This time Microsoft innovated a great machine to attract professionals. It is a two in one kind of device which is a laptop but can be used as a tablet as well. Click here for more info
Update: Microsoft received a great response from its new device Surface Book and has become out of stock (All variants) in its Pre-Order. It is currently unavailable on the Microsoft Store. But you can also checkout on Amazon for the availability
- Its body is made up of Magnesium Alloy, which they claimed is lighter and more durable than Aluminum.
- Muscle wire to hold its screen and screen can be detached by just pushing a button, which is very easy to detach. The screen can be rotated fully almost 180 degrees to fit according to your position. Its hinge looks cool and funky.
- Microsoft has redefined the laptop. You can adapt it according to your way of working by working with touch. pen or mouse. It is one of its kind laptops.
- Its draw mode makes it a beautiful and powerful windows machine launched this year. Surface Pen is included with it which gives a real pen on a paper feeling.
- It gives 12 hrs battery backup with Video Playback.
- PixelSense Technology with resolution 3000 x 2000 and 267 PPI touchscreen 13.5 inch display.
- Powered by a 6th Gen Intel Core i5 or i7 processor.
- Up to 16 GB of memory.
- With Optional Discrete Graphics Chip.
- Powered by Windows 10 Pro.
- Office 30 Day trial.
- Weight : 3.34 pounds / 1516 Gram (with keyboard)
- 10 Point Multi Touch.
- Aspect Ratio 3:2.
- SSD Storage – 128 GB to 1 TB.
- Battery Life: 12 hrs video playback
- i5 powered by Intel HD Graphics 520 and i7 by NVIDIA GeForce.
- 802.11ac Wi Fi Wireless connectivity.
- Bluetooth 4.0 Compatible with 802.11a/b/g/n.
- Mini Display Port
- Headset Jack
- Surface Connect
- Card Reader Port
- 2 USB 3.0 Ports
- Front Camera 5 MP and Rear Camera 8 MP.
- Dual Microphone and Dolby Audio.
- Sensors: Magnetometer, Gyroscope, Accelerometer, Ambient Light Sensor.
Comparison between Macbook Pro and Surface Book
Here’s a head-to-head comparison between the Apple Macbook Pro 2015 and Microsoft Surface book 2015
|Model||Surface Book||Macbook Pro|
|Type||2 in 1 (Laptop + Tablet)||Notebook|
|OS||Windows 10 Pro||Mac OS X EI Capitan|
|Weight||3.34 Lbs.||3.48 Lbs.|
|Resolution||3000 x 2000 (267 ppi)||2880 x 1800 (227 ppi)|
|Screen Size||13.3 Inch||16.5 Inch|
|Battery||12 Hrs with video playback||12 Hrs. with video playback|
|Storage||128 GB (upto 1TB)||128 GB (upto 1TB)|
|RAM||8GB (Upto 16 GB)||8GB (Upto 16 GB)|
|Processor||6 th Gen Intel i5 & i7||5 th Gen Intel i5 & i7|
|Camera||5 MP front / 8MP rear||720 p front|
|Price||Starting $1499||Starting $1299|
Though the price of the surface book is $200 extra, it is worth it. Macbook Pro is where a simple notebook powered by Mac OS X and Microsoft is a two in one mode Powerful laptop and Powerful Tablet. And it is a one of its kind laptop, you will not find such features in other laptops.
Microsoft was waiting for innovative Windows 10 machines from other manufacturers like Dell, HP, Lenovo etc. But finally Microsoft launched its own machine. This will give tough competition to not just Apple but also other PC manufacturers.
Microsoft Surface Book Coupon Codes
Students and Faculty get 10% off on Surface book and Surface Pro 4. This offer is valid till 31 Dec 2015.
Guys please write your comments / Reviews about this new laptop and we are also waiting to hear real reviews from the real users about their experience.