This new and improved Microsoft Surface Book has faster NVidia graphics in a redesigned keyboard base and with more battery life and includes the Intel Core i5 processor. This new model doubles the internal solid-state storage to 256GB. With the features and designs that are so much alike to the surface pro in so many ways, its physical design is what really stands out. It comes with a large glass touchpad and Matte color surface and with its more traditional design, it will easily sit on your lap. Of course, you always have the option of removing the keyboard and use it as a standalone tablet. To detach it, there is a small button at the right end of the function key row on the keyboard. You need to press and hold the button a small green light goes on and you can hear the latching mechanism releasing. You will really like the stylus pen with its many unique qualities. It includes a built-in Fresh paint for drawing and sketching.
Processor: Intel Core i7
Memory: 16 GB
Storage: 512 GB SSD
Screen display: 13.5″ PixelSense 3000 x 2000 (267 PPI) 3:2
10 Point Multi-Touch
Operating system: Windows 10 Professional
The Surface is powered by an NVIDIA GeForce GTX 965M graphics card with 2GB of GDDR5 video memory. It also includes a 13.5″ 10-point multi-touch display, which has a resolution of 3000 x 2000. Surface also included a pen that provides 1024 levels of sensitivity, to give more control over images. This Surface Book is equipped with larger battery that provides up to 16 hours of battery life while watching videos and weighs 3.63lb. It has managed to incorporate 512GB SSD and 16GB of RAM to give it a faster access and the ability to run multiple apps simultaneously. With Intel Turbo Boost Technology 2.0, the Surface Book can reach a max speed of 3.4 GHz. The Surface Book was built with a light magnesium chassis which allows you to keep it balanced at any angle you like.
One of the biggest disadvantages right from the top of Microsoft Surface Book is the price. Many people will turn the other way an opt for a favorable price range device rather than purchasing a Surface that costs close to 2 grand.
The Microsoft Surface Book is designed for businesses users, including Hyper-V virtualization, BitLocker disk encryption, and remote desktop access.