The Windows-based convertible, the smallest of the range, the powerful headphones and earphones, all in the Surface family
Microsoft has just announced a series of new products with Surface Book 3 and Surface Go 2 in the center of attention. There are no major changes in the design with the Book 3, but the changes under the body are significant while Go 2. Among the new Microsoft together with the two notebooksheadphones also arrive in Italy for the first time.Surface Headphones 2 are the renewed model of wireless on ear headphones already sold in the rest of the world, while Surface Earbus are the earphones introduced at the end of last year and never marketed.
Microsoft news, Surface Book 3
According to Microsoft, the most powerful laptop in the Surface family earns up to 50% more performance than the previous model, and the battery rises to 17.5 hours. Available in two sizes of 13 or 15, the Microsoft portable workstation configurable in different solutions with an eye to gaming or creativity. The 15 version can be chosen with the discrete NVIDIA GeForce GPU, and Microsoft promises gaming at the highest quality at 1080p and 60 Hz, or with NVIDIA Quadro RTX 3000, for content creators.
The 15-inch model can also be configured with a maximum of Core i7 chips, but above all Microsoft now offers an Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660Ti and Quadro RTX 3000 GPU as an option.
The company says Surface Book 3 was designed with designers, engineers, developers and gamers in mind, which is why configurations can now go up to 32 GB of RAM and up to 2 TB SSD PCie NVMe.
The 13 ? Surface Book 3 will be available starting at $ 1,599.99for the basic variant, to reach $ 1,999.99 for the one with Core i7, 16GB of RAM and 256GB of SSD. The 15 ? variant instead will have higher prices and starts from 2,299.99 USD for the configuration with 16GB of RAM, 256GB SSD and GeForce GTX 1600 Ti. The sale is scheduled for May 21st.
Surface Go 2
Surface Go 2it retains the same thin and light design of the previous version, enriched by a wider one10.5 PixelSense display, longer battery life and superior performance thanks to new processor-based configuration options8th generation Intel Core M. The new device also integratesStudio Mics, a dual microphone solution for greater voice clarity and background noise reduction, and one5MP front camerawhich ensures clear videos even in low light conditions. In addition, the new oneCamera appfor the rear camera makes it easy to scan documents and work boards. I will also come backSurface Penand you can customize your Surface Go with Type Covers and accessories in different colors: Anthracite Gray, Black, Poppy Red and Ice Blue.
The new Surface Go 2 will be available to a consumer and business audience fromMay 12starting from 469 . By purchasing it in pre-order on the Microsoft Stores, you can get a free Surface Mobile Mouse.
Surface Headphones 2
Finally, among the new Microsoft has been announced a follow-up of the Surface headphones called Surface Headphones 2. The central function still active noise cancellation, which adjustable. Microsoft promises greater autonomy, better sound quality and 20 hours of use. a new black color option is available.
Surface Earbuds also arrive. With touch controls, Omnisonic audio, a day of autonomy and wireless charging case, the Earbuds are Microsoft's answer to AirPods. With something more: for example, they allow you to instantly reproduce Spotify from your Android smartphone with a triple touch on both earphones and thanks to the integration with Microsoft 365, the wearer can listen to the reading of the latest emails via Outlook Mobile for iOS or dictate texts on Word, Outlook and PowerPoint.
The new Surface Earbuds and the Surface Headphones 2, exclusively sold on the Microsoft Store, will be available respectively from May 12 at the price of 219 and from June 5 to 279.99.