Microsoft, new Surface Pro laptop,features,price, launch,specs
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American software technology major Microsoft launched brand new Surface Pro laptop on May 23 in Shanghai, China.

The new Surface laptop flaunts slim and light anodised metallic body and features 12.3-inch screen with PixelSense Display technology and Alcantara-type keyboard, which resists spills and absorption.

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Under the hood, it houses Intel's 7th Gen Core m3/i5/i7 processor powered special Windows 10 Pro OS with 4GB/8GB/16GB RAM and 128GB/256GB/512GB/1TB SSD (Solid State Storage). Its prices start at $799 (approx. €711/Rs. 51,979).

The new Surface Pro will initially hit stores on June 15 in 25 select markets including Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, China, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Ireland, Italy, Korea, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, the United Kingdom and the United States.

Pre-order for the new Surface Pro and Surface Pro Signature Type Cover will also be available on select markets at Microsoft Store,, and The new Surface Pen will be available in the coming weeks, Microsoft said.

Key specifications of Microsoft Surface laptop:

Model Microsoft Surface laptop
Display 12.3-inch PixelSense Display
  • Resolution: 2736 x 1824 (267 PPI)
  • Aspect Ratio: 3:2
  • Touch: 10 point multi-touch
  • Surface Pen enabled
  • Surface Dial off-screen interaction
OS Microsoft Windows 10 Pro
Processor 7th Gen Intel Core m3, i5, i7
RAM + storage (SSD: Solid State Drive) configuration Intel Core m3:
  • 4GB RAM+128GB storage

Intel Core i5:

  • Model 1: 4GB RAM+ 128GB storage
  • Model 2: 8GB RAM+ 256GB storage

Intel Core i7:

  • Model A: 8GB RAM+256GB storage
  • Model B: 16GB RAM+512GB storage
  • Model C: 16GB RAM+1 TB storage
  • Intel HD Graphics 615 (Core m3)
  • Intel HD Graphics 620 (Core i5)
  • Intel Iris Plus Graphics 640 (Core i7)
  • Main: 8.0MP rear-facing autofocus camera with 1080p HD video
  • Front: 5.0MP front-facing camera with 1080p HD video
  • Stereo microphones
  • Stereo speakers with Dolby Audio Premium
  • Windows Hello face sign-in front-camera feature
Battery Up to 13.5 hours video playback
Connectivity Ports Full-size USB 3.0, microSD card reader, Surface Connect, Headset jack, Mini DisplayPort, Cover port
Wireless connectivity Wi-Fi: 802.11ac Wi-Fi wireless networking, IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n compatible, Bluetooth Wireless 4.0 technologyAlso compatible with Surface Pen and Surface Dial
Audio Stereo microphones
Omnisonic speakers with Dolby Audio Premium
Add-ons TPM chip for enterprise security, 30-day trial subscription to Office 365 Personal
Dimensions 11.50 x 7.93 x 0.33 in (292.10 x 201.42 x 8.5 mm)
  • Core m3 series: 1.69 lbs (766 g)
  • Core i5 series: 1.73 lbs (786 g)
  • Core i7 series: 1.73 lbs (786 g)
Price Intel Core m3:
  • 4GB+128GB storage: $799 (approx. €711/Rs. 51,979)

Intel Core i5:

  • Model 1: 4GB RAM+ 128GB storage: $999 (roughly €913/Rs.64,076)
  • Model 2: 8GB RAM+ 256GB storage: $1,299 (roughly €1,188/Rs. 83,318)

Intel Core i7:

  • Model A: 8GB RAM+256GB storage: $1,599 (roughly €1,462/Rs.1,02,540)
  • Model B: 16GB RAM+512GB storage: $2,199 (roughly €2,011/Rs.1,41,016)
  • Model C: 16GB RAM+1TB storage: $2,699( approx.€2,402/Rs. 1,74,967)