After the announcement of new products from Microsoft, in between which the arrival of the new Surface Neo and Surface Duo, it is the turn to talk about the Surface Laptop 3 and its various variants.
Unlike what happened with the Surface Laptop 2, whose screen size was limited to offering a 13.5-inch version with full HD resolution, the new generation of the Surface Laptop 3 allows you to choose between 13.5 and 15 inches.
Processors also have developments, because now if you choose the 15-inch Surface Laptop 3 model, you can choose between a 10th-generation Intel Core processor configuration or an AMD Risen 5 or Risen 7.. In the case of 13.5 inches, with only possible Intel chip.
Before going into detail about all of this, you should know that Redmond introduced the new Surface Pro 7, Surface Earbuds, as well as a new Surface Pro X mode based on ARM processors that expand with traditional Intel chips .
Price release date Microsoft Surface Laptop 3
The two models of the Surface Laptop 3 will go on sale next October 22 and meanwhile, Microsoft offers the possibility of pre-reservation, as well as an online tool to compare models from different generations.
The Surface Laptop 2 is priced at € 976.65 with 4GB RAM, Core i5 processor and 128GB SSD storage. This capacity can be increased to 1 TB, as well as the processor, by choosing an 8th generation Core i7.
The larger screen-sized model will cost € 100 more for the 15-inch Surface Laptop 3, as the company has
Standard and extended warranty
As Microsoft states on its page, the company has placed the battery with support provided for its devices, given the fact that repairing any of its Surface devices is a high cost to users, as its components offer integration. Is caused by
The standard warranty for these new devices is 1 year for faults and hardware malfunctions. There is also 90 days of technical support for preinstalled software, with access to experts from the company “Microsoft Answer Desk” by phone.
Those who wish to extend this guarantee can opt for extended coverage with accidental damages. Priced at € 149, Microsoft provides extended protection for the device during the first two years of the device.
Specifications of Surface Laptop 3
As we just mentioned, one of the major changes of the Surface Laptop 3 is the option of a larger 15-inch screen. If 13.5 inches is too small for some professional jobs, Microsoft has heard your pleas.
These screens match the PixelSense technology, which has a touch-sensitive 3: 2 aspect ratio and pixel density of 201 dpi, so that it can be used with digital pens as well as tools like Office.
This new generation offers aluminum chassis as well as a choice of different Alankara fabric finishes. A webcam is also built in front of it for easy use with Windows Hello.
The Surface Laptop 3 is marketed with Windows 10 Home Edition. In the case of companies or professionals, they may choose to switch to Windows 10 Pro, or acquire a version of Surface Laptop 3 directly for companies.
With many such products within the Surface range, Microsoft has launched a device on its website, with which it intends to facilitate the choice of one or the other model depending on your needs. You can try it here.
If you have questions about which model you should choose, we provide you here a complete comparison of the latest Microsoft Surface models that are currently for sale in our country.
- Price from € 1,149
- 13.5 or 15 inch screen
- Finishes in textile platinum, black or metal
- 10th generation Intel Core i5 or i7 processor (13.5 ”model)
- Intel Core 10th generation or AMD Ryzen 5 or Ryzen 7 (15 ”model) processors
- 8 GB RAM expandable to 32 GB
- SSD storage of 128, 256 or 512 GB removable
- USB-C and USB-A ports
- Connectivity Surface connect, Wifi and Bluetooth 5.0
- Battery up to 11.5 hours
- Weight of 1.3 Kg or 1.5 Kg (13.5 and 15 inches respectively)