Microsoft has just announced the new Surface Book. The Surface Book 2 is the most powerful Surface laptop ever. It comes with the latest 8th Gen Intel Core processors and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 and 1060 discrete graphics options which means that it is up to five times more powerful than the original Surface Book. According to Microsoft, the Surface Book 2 provides up to 17 hours of battery life.
The new Surface Book 2 comes in two sizes. You can choose between a 13- and a 15-inch variant. The design of the new Surface is similar to the original Surface Book. The device includes two USB-A and a USB-C port.
The Surface Book 2 will launch on November 16. The 13-inch variant will start at $1499 and the 15-inch variant at $2499. You can start pre-ordering the Surface Book 2 13″ on November 9th. The pre-order of the 15-inch variant will also start on November 9th but it will first only be available in the United States.
Surface Book 2 (13.5 inch)
• 7th Generation Intel Core i5, 8GB RAM, 256GB, integrated GPU – $1,499 USD
• 8th Generation Intel Core i7, 8GB RAM, 256GB, discrete-GPU – $1,999 USD
• 8th Generation Intel Core i7, 16 GB RAM, 512GB, discrete-GPU – $2,499 USD
• 8th Generation Intel Core, i7, 16 GB RAM, 1TB, discrete-GPU – $2,999 USD
Surface Book 2 (15-inch)
• 8th Generation Intel Core i7, 8GB RAM, 256GB, dGPU – $2,499 USD
• 8th Generation Intel Core i7, 16 GB RAM, 512GB, dGPU – $2,899 USD
• 8th Generation Intel Core i7, 16 GB RAM, 1TB, dGPU – $ 3,299 USD