Microsoft Surface Book 3 and Surface Go 2 Launched in India, Starting at Rs.42,999
After the huge delay, Microsoft has finally launched the Surface Book 3 and Surface Go 2 in India. These devices are earlier launched in selected markets but unfortunately, the Surface Book 3 is available only for commercial customers via commercial resellers in India.
Surface Book 3 & Surface Go 2: Specifications
Microsoft’s Surface Book 3 comes in two screen sizes — 13-inch and 15-inch. This Surface Book 3 features Intel’s 10th-gen Core i5 and i7 processor and Nvidia’s GTX1650 GPU. The company is also selling variants with NVIDIA Quadro RTX 3000 targeted at business and higher education institutions. The company claims to offer a 15.5 hours and 17.5 hours of battery life on the 13-inch and 15-inch variant respectively.
The Surface Book 3 comes with up to 32GB of RAM and up to 1TB SSD storage. It has connectivity options like Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.0, two USB-A version 3.1 Gen 2 ports, a single USB-C version 3.1 Gen 2 port, a Surface Connect port, an SDXC card slot, dual studio mics, and a 3.5mm audio jack. And for the sake of video calling, it also has a 5MP 1080p front camera and an 8MP 1080p rear camera.
The Surface Go 2 offers a 10.5-inch PixelSense display with 1920 x 1280-pixel resolution and a 3:2 aspect ratio. The device comes in Intel Pentium Gold and 8th-gen Intel Core M3 variants coupled with Intel UHD 615 integrated graphics. It comes with up to 8GB RAM and 128GB SSD storage, but the base 64GB variant uses eMMC storage. The company claims that it could provide up to 10 hours of battery life from this machine.
It comes with the connectivity options like Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.0, single Nano-SIM (Snapdragon X16 LTE Modem), a single USB-C port, a Surface Connect port, SDXC card slot, dual studio mics, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. Similar to the Surface Book 3, Microsoft has used a 5MP 1080p front camera and an 8MP 1080p rear camera on this Surface Go 2.
Surface Book 3 & Surface Go 2: Price and Availability
Surface Book 3 starts at Rs. 1,56,299 and goes up to Rs.2,59,299. On the other hand, Surface Go 2’s price starts at Rs.42,999. Here’s have a look at the exact prices:
- 13-inch Surface Book 3
- i5/8/256GB: Rs. 1,56,299
- i7/16/256GB: Rs. 1,95,899
- i7/32/512GB: Rs. 2,37,199
- i7/32/1 TB: Rs. 2,59,299
- 15-inch Surface Book 3
- i7/16/256GB: Rs. 2,20,399
- i7/32/512GB: Rs. 2,66,499
- i7/32/1TB GB: Rs. 2,86,199
- i7/32/512 Qdr: Rs. 3,21,899
- i7/32/1TB QdrCOMM: Rs. 3,40,399
- Surface Go 2 Pentium Gold
- 4/64 GB: Rs.42,999
- 8/128 GB: Rs.57,999
- Surface Go 2 Core M3
- 4/64 GB: Rs.47,599
- 8/128 GB: Rs.63,499