Will Microsoft’s Surface $999 Laptop Send MacBook Packing?
Microsoft unveiled the surface laptop and made it available for Pre-order starting Next Tuesday, at the event earlier today, Microsoft announced the new surface laptop alongside some partner PCs in a bid to return to the top (In education too).
According to The Verge “The performance on this device is absolutely amazing,” says Panay. Microsoft is using the latest Intel Core i5 and i7 processors, and claims the battery life will last for 14.5 hours as a result. Microsoft claims the Surface Laptop is faster than the i7
MacBook Pro, and it has “more battery life than any MacBook Air on the market today.” Microsoft has integrated vapour chambers into the aluminium finish on the rear of the device to help keep the Surface Laptop cool. “It allows us to pack everything we need in there,” says Panay. There are no speaker grilles or holes, and Microsoft has integrated the speakers underneath the keyboard so the sound comes from under your fingers.
The Surface laptop, directly a rival to MacBook Air has got some amazing features:
It comes in a traditional clamshell design kicking out the old fashioned hybrid tablet laptop format.
It comes with a 4 GB RAM, 128 GB of SSD Storage, intel core i7 CPU and an astonishing promise of 14.5 hours battery life.
It also comes with a 13.5 inch Screen that weights less than the 13 inch MacBook Pro and four attractive colors; Silver, Gold, Gray, Burgundy.
The New windows 10s goes functional on this new product and of course it guarantees optimum performance.
The OS is faster and more Secured. It comes also with a close-in software package (where you are only allowed to download apps from the Windows Store.
It is expected for release on the 15th of June 2017.