Microsoft Surface Laptop 2, the evolution of the previous model was introduced in 2017, announced at the event held by Microsoft in New York in recent hours, along with Surface Pro 6 and the new Surface Studio 2.
The Surface Laptop 2018 version is almost all on the hardware level if we do not consider the black finish of the body. You switch to eighth-generation Intel processors, the RAM goes from the previous 4GB to 8GB for the basic configuration. The lack of USB-C has not yet been filled, still the traditional USB 3.0 and Mini DisplayPort.
The Surface Laptop 2 battery promises up to 14.5 hours of usage time, the display is 13.5-inches with a 2256 x 1504 pixels resolution. Finally, the available storage starts from 128GB SSD, up to 1 TB. Here is the new laptop in the introductory video published by Microsoft.
Finally, we arrive at the availability, Surface Laptop 2 will be on sale from next October 16 while the pre-orders are already active. As for the price, Surface Laptop 2 will be sold for $999 for the basic model.
So the Surface Laptop is confirmed as the ideal device for the average customer or the student, who looks for a reliable but not too expensive means of work. The new update does not bring about upheavals, but only an improvement of the general hardware characteristics, which allows rivaling the market with competitors’ proposals.