Microsoft Surface Go 2 and Surface Book 3 launched in India, price and specification announced


Microsoft Surface Go 2 tablet and Microsoft Surface Book 3 detachable 2-in-1 laptop have been launched in India. Both were introduced earlier in the month of May, but no information was given about Indian availability at the time. The Microsoft Surface Go 2 tablet is equipped with an 8th generation Intel Core M processor that offers up to 10 hours of battery life. At the same time, you get 13 and 15 inch format options in the premium Microsoft Surface Book 3, in addition it is equipped with Intel’s 10th generation Ice Lake Core i5 and i7 processors.

Microsoft Surface Go 2, Microsoft Surface Book 3 price in India

Microsoft Surface Go 2 price in India is Rs 47,599 (Intel Core M3). At the same time, the high-end 8GB+128GB storage model costs Rs 57,999 (Intel Pentium Gold) and Rs 63,499 (Intel Core M3). Microsoft Surface Go 2 has launched in Platinum, Black, Poppy Red and Ice Blue colors.

On the other hand, as we mentioned, Microsoft Surface Book 3 is available in two size options, they are 13 inches and 15 inches. The 8GB RAM + 256GB storage and the 10th generation Ice Lake Core i5 processor costs Rs 1,56,299. At the same time, the price of 16 GB RAM, 256 GB storage and Core i7 model is Rs 1,95,899. The price of 32 GB RAM, 512 GB storage and Core i7 processor variant is Rs 2,37199. It also has a 1TB storage variant which costs Rs 2,59,299.

The 15-inch variant of Microsoft Surface Book 3 costs Rs 2,20,399 in which you get 16 GB of RAM, 256 GB of storage and i7 processor configuration. The 32 GB RAM and 512 GB storage model costs Rs 2,66,499 and the 1 TB storage model costs Rs 2,86,199. Microsoft has also made the Nvidia Quadra RTX 3000 option available for commercial use. This premium model comes with Core i7 processor, 32GB RAM and 1TB storage which costs Rs 3,40399. Surface Book 3 is only available to commercial customers in India. Commercial customers can contact their local commercial reseller for availability.

Microsoft Surface Book 3 Specifications

Microsoft Surface Book 3 was first introduced in May with 13-inch (3,000×2,000 pixels) and 15-inch (3,240×2,160 pixels) screens. It is powered by quad-core 10th-generation Intel Core i5-1035G7 and i7-1065G7 processors, coupled with up to 32GB of RAM and up to 1TB of storage. It runs on Windows 10 Pro and comes pre-installed with Microsoft 365 apps. The larger model comes with integrated NVIDIA Quadro RTX 3000 graphics card, while the smaller model has an NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650.

13-inch and 15-inch models include Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.0, two USB 3.1 Gen2 Type-A ports, one USB 3.1 Gen2 Type-C port, two Surface Connect ports, SDXC card slot, 5 megapixel front camera, 8 megapixel rear camera, far-field stereo microphone and fully backlit keyboard.

The 13-inch model offers up to 15.5 hours of battery life and the 15-inch version gives you 17.5 hours of battery life. The 13-inch model weighs 1.64 kg, while the 15-inch model weighs 1.9 kg, including the detachable tablet and keyboard.

Microsoft Surface Go 2 Specifications

The Microsoft Surface Go 2 tablet has a 10.5-inch screen with a resolution of 1920×1280 pixels. In addition, the pixel density is 220 ppi, an aspect ratio of 3: 2 and a contrast ratio of 1500:1. Microsoft Surface Go 2 has Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. The tablet has the option Intel Pentium Gold 4425Y and 8th generation Intel Core M3. Apart from that, it has 8 GB of RAM and 128 GB of storage.

The tablet has a 5-megapixel front camera and an 8-megapixel autofocus camera on the back with support for 1080p HD recording. In addition, there is a 2-watt stereo speaker with Dolby Audio Premium and support for dual far-field studio microphones.

The Surface Go 2 comes with an integrated kickstand with a magnesium housing. Apart from this, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.0, e-SIM support, single nano-SIM tray, GPS, A-GPS, USB Type-C port, Microsoft’s own Surface Connector for accessories, headphone jack, microSD card slot and Dual studio microphone is given. The Surface Go 2 weighs 544 grams without the keyboard cover.