In the recent Windows 10 event hosted by Microsoft in New York holds many announcements. The company has made an announced upgrade version for the Surface Book. This new model is the equipped with the Intel Core i7 processor. Check out the highlights, features and other details about Microsoft Surface Book. Is it going to be the rival for the MacBook Pro?
Microsoft claims that this Surface Book will offer 30% more battery life. The company is claiming that their updated laptop gives about 16 hours of battery life. In comparison with the original model which runs up to 12 hours on a single charge.
This new Microsoft’s Surface Book is now offering the Intel Core i7 chip and twice the graphics performance from the previous Surface Book variant. When compared with the top end Apple MacBook Pro, this is three times better regarding the processor performance.
Panos Panay, the Head of the Engineering Department mentioned that “these machines were designed for the game lovers and who and in need for the more frame rate and the designers who want less lag.” Apart from this, it also satisfies who are looking for efficient and more battery life.
The high-end model in the Surface Book can give the 1.9 teraflops of performance, and now this model is equipped with the secondary fan. The design of the model remains unchanged.
You can use this Surface Book in three different modes, Laptop Mode, Clipboard Mode and Draw Mode.
According to the tech reviewers, this Surface Book is going to be the rival for the latest MacBook Pro 2016. Recently new features like Mini toolbar and Touch ID are leaked before the launch. The images showing these features are out on the internet, and it confirms. There are many other features improved on the Surface Book. All we have to wait for the official release of these laptops to know how far they came in the success meter.
The New laptop from Microsoft arrives in 256GB, 512GB, and 1TB variants with the respective prices $2,399, $2,799, and $3,299.
The release date of Surface Book: November 10, 2016, as stated on the official website of Microsoft. Currently, Pre-Orders for the Surface Book’s three variants are accepting on the official site. Free shipping and free returns are provided by the Microsoft.