Surface Book 2—the most powerful Surface ever

Microsoft recently unveiled to the world the next generation of the ultimate laptop: Surface Book 2— the most powerful Surface ever.

With this device, Microsoft added a new level of powerhouse performance to its business portfolio, increasing the diversity of their product line-up and proving to commercial customers that the brand new Microsoft Surface is without any doubt the best device for the modern work environment.

When Microsoft launched the Surface two years ag, their intentions were to build the most powerful and versatile laptop. As such, Microsoft focussed on how they could put more into it – more power, more pixels, more battery – but on any possible avenue in which their customers benefit from it.

The brand new reinvented Surface Book 2 is

  • A powerhouse laptop with amazing graphics.
  • Incredibly powerful and still provides all-day battery life – up to 17 hours of video playback. That’s 70% more than the latest MacBook Pro.
  • Available with 8th Gen Intel® Core™ processors and NVIDIA® GeForce™ GTX 1050 and 1060 discrete graphics options.
  • Up to five times more powerful than the original and is twice as powerful as the latest MacBook Pro.
  • The most powerful Surface ever.
  • Available in a reinvigorated 13.5” PixelSense™ Display.
  • Also available with two new USB-C adaptors (USB-C to HDMI and USB-C to VGA).

Highest performance

Power professional-grade software all day and speed through intensive tasks with a device that helps you do more
Do more, faster with the latest generation quad-core Intel® Core™ i7 processors and up to 16GB of RAM
Render graphics quickly with the latest NVIDIA® GeForce® GPUs, the best graphics performance on any Surface laptop
Leave the power cord behind with up to 17 hours of battery life1

Most versatile

Engineered for maximum adaptability,  Surface Book 2 frees you to create  however you want

  • Choose from four different modes (Laptop, Tablet, Studio and View) to fit the task at hand
  • Connect to all your devices with 2 USB 3.0, full-size SD card, and now the first USB-C port in the Surface family
  • Streamline the creative process with Surface Pen2 and Surface Dial2

Beautifully designed

Premium materials are perfectly balanced  for unprecedented performance in laptop this size

  • Feel the difference of premium materials and innovative features like the Dynamic Fulcrum Hinge
  • See more with a detachable 13.5” PixelSense™ display, with 6 million pixels of breathtaking clarity
  • Enjoy the comfort and accuracy of the new Surface Precision Mouse2

Best of Microsoft

Seamless integration of Microsoft  hardware and software, the ultimate  device for the modern workplace

  • Work smarter with your favorite Microsoft Office apps2
  • Simplify manageability practices and protect company data with the latest Windows 10 features
  • Power Windows Mixed Reality Ultra experiences, with a headset2 and motion controller2

The technical specifications

Display 13.5” PixelSense™ Display, 3000 x 2000,  (267 PPI) 10-point multi-touch G5
Processor/  RAM/Storage 7th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-7300U dual-core  processor:

8GB RAM 1866Mhz LPDDR3, 256GB SSD3

8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-8650U quad-core  processor:

8GB RAM 1866Mhz LPDDR3, 256GB SSD3

16GB RAM 1866Mhz LPDDR3, 512GB SSD3

16GB RAM 1866Mhz LPDDR3, 1TB SSD3

Graphics Intel® i5: Intel® HD Graphics 620  integrated GPU

Intel® i7: NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1050  discrete GPU w/ 2GB GDDR5  graphics memory

OS Ships with 64-bit Windows 10 Pro  (Windows Creators Update)
Dimensions Intel® i5: 12.3” x  9.14” x 0.51”-0.90”

(312 mm x 232 mm x 13 mm-23 mm)

Intel® i7: 12.3” x  9.14” x 0.59”-0.90”

(312 mm x 232 mm x 15 mm-23 mm)

Weight Intel® i5: Starting at 3.38 lbs (1,534 g)4  Intel® i7: Starting at 3.62 lbs (1,642 g)4
Battery Up to 17 hours of video playback1
Wireless Wi-Fi: IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac compatible, Bluetooth  Wireless 4.1 technology
Connections 2 x full-size USB 3.1 Gen 1

1x USB-C

2x Surface Connect ports (base and tablet)  Full-size SD™ card reader

3.5mm headphone jack

Storage type PCIe SSD3
Security TPM 2.0 chip for enterprise security, Common  Criteria (CC) EAL4+, FIPS 140-2 level 2
Biometrics Enterprise-grade protection with Windows Hello
Sensors Ambient light sensor  Proximity sensor  Accelerometer  Gyroscope  Magnetometer
Camera 5.0MP front-facing camera with 1080p HD video,  8.0MP rear-facing autofocus camera with 1080p HD  video, Windows Hello face authentication camera  (front-facing)

Audio Dual microphones, Front-facing stereo speakers  with Dolby® Audio™ Premium, Support for Windows  Sonic for Headphones, Support for Dolby® Atmos  for Headphones5
Modes Can be used in Laptop Mode, Tablet Mode,  View Mode or Studio Mode
Starting price Surface Book 2  13” starts at AU ERP $2,199
What’s in  the box Surface Book 2 13.5” PixelSense™ Display,39W  (iGPU) or 95W (dGPU) Surface Power Supply w/  USB-A (5W) charging port, Quick Start Guide,  Safety and warranty documents
Supports  NEW Surface

Precision Mouse2

New Surface Precision Mouse for precise and careful  manipulation

Use with up to three computers at the same time,  customizable thumb buttons

AU ERP $149 (availability varies by market)

Supports NEW  Surface USB-C to  HDMI Adapter& Surface USB-C  to VGA Adapter2 New USB-C to VGA and USB-C to HDMI adapters  AU ERP $64.95 each (availability varies by market)
Supports  Surface Pen2 AU ERP $140 (availability varies by market)
Supports  Surface Dial2 AU ERP $149 (availability varies by market)
Supports  Surface Dock2 AU ERP $299 (availability varies by market)