The new Surface Book 2 models are now available for pre-order in the US

Posted on Jan 8 2018 - 1:19pm by Chris Tomaino

The brand new Microsoft Surface book 2 is now available to pre-order on the United Kingdom, the device turned into made official last month and it comes with the newest Intel core processors. Microsoft have began taking pre-order at the device at their online store and it’s also to be had to pre-order from Currys OC World. Microsoft is likewise presenting a 10% discount on the brand new Surface book 2 for college kids. The brand new Surface Book — the Surface Book 2 — is available in two sizes: a popular thirteen-inch version favored by producers of ultrabooks, and a fifteen-inch version.

Surface Book 2 Features

The Laptop with a detachable display changed into something of a wonder whilst it turned into introduced last month, whole with gaming-grade pix and – in the end – a USB-C port. Each characteristic Intel’s trendy 8th Gen U-series processors – which bump the middle rely from 2 to 4 – however the 15-inch runs at a slightly faster clock.

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The smaller model makes use of an Nvidia 1050, which need to suffice for playing titles at medium settings, at the same time as the 15-inch model uses an Nvidia 1060 which must handle most cutting-edge games at excessive settings at 1080p. Higher but, each are rated for 17 hours of battery life.

Surface Book 2 is powered via 8th technology Intel processor and it is three times more powerful than the original Surface Book according to Microsoft. The 13-inch variation of the device can push out 2.2 TFLOPS of power, with the larger 15-inch variant being able to push out 4.3 TFLOPS of power.

Surface Book 2 Price

Prices for the Surface Book 2 start at £1,499 for the access degree core i5 version with 8GB of RAM, there is also a core i7 version with 8GB of RAM that cost £1,999. There are two different version of the core i7 to be had, one with 512GB of storage and 16GB of RAM for £2,499 and the alternative with 1TB of storage and 16GB of RAM for £2,999.