The new Surface Laptop comes in smaller and larger versions. The manufacturer boasts of better performance, functionality and quick charging.
The first leaks about the new Microsoft Surface Laptop appeared a few weeks ago, but the official premiere of the equipment took place only today, during the #MicrosoftEvent conference. Meet Surface Laptop 3. What's so special about it?
Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 13 and 15-inch versions
The new Surface Laptop is not only in the 13.5-inch version so far, but also in the new – 15-inch. Attention is drawn to the backlit keyboard with a low key stroke (1.33 mm) and a larger touchpad. The housing has USB 3.0, USB type C and a microSD card reader.
Surface Laptop 3 13 is based on the new Intel Core i5 or Core i7 (Ice Lake) processors. In addition, there are 8 or 16 GB of RAM and an SSD with a capacity of 256 GB, 512 GB or 1 TB.
The larger model uses a 4-core / 8-thread AMD Ryzen 5 3580U system with Radeon Vega 9 graphics or Ryzen 7 3780U with Radeon RX Vega 11 graphics – these are specially designed models for Surface Laptop 3 to guarantee the best performance in this class devices. Available configurations offer 8 or 16 GB of RAM and a 256 or 512 GB SSD.
The manufacturer boasts that the built-in battery is enough for the whole day of operation of the device, and thanks to the quick charging function you can recharge it to 80% in about an hour.
Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 – availability and prices
Surface Laptop 3 will appear in a version with a traditional aluminum housing and a coating of alcantara fabric. Advance sale of laptops has already started today, but the store premiere was planned only on October 22 – Surface Laptop 3 13 costs from $ 999, and Surface Laptop 3 15 from 1199 dollars.
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