Microsoft’s Surface Book 2 Gets Power, Battery Life Boost

Microsoft Surface Book 2

Microsoft just added a big dose of power and performance to its venerable Surface laptop, making it an even stronger alternative to the MacBook Pro.

The new Surface Book 2 features even more power and more screen real estate with the addition of a 15″ model. Its hinge and detachable display system has also been improved for an easier, hassle-free transition into a standalone tablet.

No matter which size Surface Book you’re considering, you’ll enjoy an incredible high-resolution display with the 13.5″ model coming in at 3000 x 2000 (267 PPI) and the 15″ offering a 3240 x 2160 (260 PPI) display.

Other features include an Intel Core i7 or Core i5 CPU, 256GB/512GB/1TB SSD storage options, 8GB or 16GB of RAM, Intel UHD Graphics 620 or Nvidia GeFore GTX 1050/1060 graphics, and an impressive 17 hours of battery life.

The 13″ Surface Book 2 will be available on November 9th, with the 15″ following close behind on November 16th.