Microsoft just launched four new hardware. Two of them are the latest installment in their laptop line: the Microsoft Surface Book 3 and Surface Go 2.

The new Microsoft Surface Book 3 features the latest 10th-Gen Intel Core i5 and i7 processors. You can get it with up to 32GB of storage, 2TB PCIe SSD, and NVIDIA GTX 1660 Ti Max-Q GPU.

Just like its predecessors, the Surface Book 3 is geared towards professionals in the creative, programming, and other industries. You can detach the main display, —available in 13.5-inches and 15-inches — from the base keyboard.

You can use it in tablet mode and utilize the Surface Pen and Surface Dial and get creative. You can check the full specs list and pricing for the Surface Book 3 below.

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Microsoft Surface Book 3 Specs

13.5-inch model

  • 13.5-inch PixelSense touchscreen display, 3000 x 2000 pixel resolution, ~267ppi
  • 10th-Gen Intel Core i5-1035G7 quad-core / Intel Iris Plus Graphics
  • 10th-Gen Intel Core i7-1065G7 quad-core / NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Max-Q 6GB GDDR6
  • 8GB/16GB/32GB 3733MHz LPDDR4x RAM
  • 256GB/512GB/1TB PCIe SSD
  • 5-megapixel front camera, 1080p video
  • 8-megapixel rear camera, AF, 1080p video
  • Studio mics
  • Front-facing stereo speakers, Dolby Atmos
  • Windows Hello
  • TPM2.0 security chip
  • WiFi 6, Bluetooth 5.0
  • 2x USB-A (3.1 Gen 2), 1x USB-C (3.1 Gen 2 w/ PD 3.0)
  • 2x Surface Connect ports
  • Headphone jack
  • SDXC card reader
  • Surface Dial, Surface Pen compatible
  • Battery: up to 15.5 hours w/ keyboard attached

15-inch model

  • 15-inch PixelSense touchscreen display, 3240 x 2160 pixel resolution, ~260ppi
  • 10th-Gen Intel Core i7-1065G7 quad-core processor / NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Max-Q 6GB GDDR6
  • 16GB/32GB 3733Mhz LPDDR4x RAM
  • 256GB/512GB/1TB/2TB PCIe SSD
  • 5-megapixel front camera, 1080p video
  • 8-megapixel rear camera, AF, 1080p video
  • Studio mics
  • Front-facing stereo speakers, Dolby Atmos
  • Windows Hello
  • TPM2.0 security chip
  • WiFi 6, Bluetooth 5.0, Xbox Wireless built-in
  • 2x USB-A (3.1 Gen 2), 1x USB-C (3.1 Gen 2 w/ PD 3.0)
  • 2x Surface Connect ports
  • Headphone jack
  • SDXC card reader
  • Surface Dial, Surface Pen compatible
  • Battery: up to 17.5 hours w/ keyboard attached

The Surface Book 3 13.5-inch model has a starting price of USD1,599.99 (~Php80,800) while the 15-inch model begins at USD2,299.99 (~Php116,100).

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If you’re looking for something compact and affordable, then check out the Microsoft Go 2. This one is more like a tablet with an attachable keyboard case than what the Book 3 is.

Compared to its predecessor, the screen now is a bit bigger at 10.5-inches from 10-inches. They made the bezels thinner, so the overall body size remains the same.

You can get the Microsoft Go 2 for as low as USD399.99 (~Php20,200) for the Intel Gold Pentium 4425Y model with a 4GB/64GB RAM and storage configuration. The top-of-the-line Core M3 model with 8GB/128GB and LTE connectivity is available for USD729.99 (~Php36,900).

Microsoft Surface Go 2 Specs

  • 10.5-inch PixelSense touchscreen display, 1920 x 1280 pixel resolution, ~220ppi
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 3
  • Intel Pentium 4425Y Gold processor
  • 8th-Gen Intel Core m3 processor
  • 64GB eMMC / 128GB SSD storage
  • Intel UHD Graphics 615
  • 5-MP front and 8MP rear cameras, 1080p HD video
  • Dual mics
  • 2W stereo speakers, Dolby Audio
  • Windows Hello
  • TPM 2.0 security
  • 4G LTE (select models)
  • WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax
  • Bluetooth 5.0
  • NFC
  • 1x USB-C
  • microSDXC card reader
  • 2x Surface Connect port
  • Headphone jack
  • Up to 10 hours battery



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