Two years after the launch of Surface Book, Microsoft today officially released the successor of this product. Naturally, Microsoft compared the new Surface Book 2 with Apple's MacBook Pro (because they could not let any OEM partners feel uneasy).
Surface Book 2 is equipped with "the latest eighth-generation Intel Core Duo processor and Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 and 1060 these two discrete graphics options," Microsoft said that this product is faster than the original Surface Book 5 times, but also " The latest MacBook Pro twice. "
Put aside the performance does not say, Surface Book 2 really promised an impressive battery life - 17 hours, it should be mentioned that this figure only describes the duration of the video playback, while Apple 13 inches and 15 inches The MacBook Pro has a video playback time of 10 hours.
What about portability? Surface Book 2 sizes are 13 inches and 15 inches, respectively, weighs 3.38 pounds and 4.2 pounds. In contrast, Apple's 13-inch and 15-inch MacBook Pro weighs 3.02 pounds and 4.02 pounds, respectively. Apple in the portability of a city, but ordinary consumers may not notice this.
In addition, the two models of Surface Book 2 are using a touch screen, Microsoft said its 15-inch models of pixels than the Apple 15-inch MacBook Pro more. Microsoft said that the 15-inch Surface Book 2 can provide nearly seven million dazzling pixels, 45% higher than the MacBook Pro, allowing artists and professionals to achieve a better experience.
However, both models of Surface Book 2 will not be available this month, they will be on November 9 to start pre-order, and with November 16 to enter the market, the price of 1499 US dollars. Do not know this new product can restore the Surface Book in the "consumer report" in the eyes of the image.