Microsoft launched the latest surface laptop on 2nd May. Actually, the device was leaked one night before the official launch. The stage of the event at New York was hosted by Panos Panay. This new laptop can work with latest Windows 10 S operating system and come with a screen of 13.5 inches.
Microsoft’s device chief, Panos Panay said that This device focuses the students who recently completed their High School Education. He added in his statement that those students were asking for their type of laptop and we made it.
This laptop comes with the fabric Alcantara keyboard with the travel of 1.5 millimeters for the backlit keys which is similar to premium Surface Pro 4 keyboard. This is a higher end device which supports new windows operating system as it runs on Windows 10 S. In this windows, the apps are only available from Windows store until you upgraded it to Windows 10 Pro.
The surface laptop is not like Surface 2 in 1 book as it is a clamshell device. This laptop has 4 colors – burgundy, Platinum, graphite gold and Cobalt blue. It has a weight of fewer than 3 pounds.
Microsoft used 3:2 aspect ratio PixelSense display. Panay said we used slimmest LDC touch model in this laptop. Just like other surface devices, you will get the support of Microsoft’s Surface pen.
In the event, Panay also stated that the performance of this device is tremendous. In this laptop, you will get i5 and I7 processors. Microsoft claims that it has a battery life more than any MacBook Air and results in 14.5 hours of battery life.
At the rear side, this laptop has vapor Chambers into the aluminum finish which makes this laptop cool. You will get the speakers of this laptop under the keyboard as it will look that sound is coming from your fingers. There are no holes or grills for speakers.
The pre-orders of this laptop is already started from 2nd May. The price of core i5 version of this laptop which comes with 4 GB of RAM and SSD storage of 128 GB is $999. The shipping of this laptop will be on June 15th.