Highlights:

Microsoft Surface Book 2 up to date with ultra-modern Intel i5 processor.

The 13.Five-inch variation of the laptop now comes with the Intel Core i5-8350U processor.

The laptop’s new version is priced at $1,499 (Rs 1.03 lakh approx).

Microsoft has refreshed the bottom variation of it’s Surface Book 2. The laptop will now be available with Intel’s ultra-modern 8th Gen quad-center i5 processor, alongside the same old seventh Gen Core i5 and the 8th Gen Core i7 processors. With the brand new addition, the employer has additionally discounted the 7th Gen Core i5 version, that is now indexed at $1,299 (Rs ninety,000 approx). The Surface Book 2 with the Core i5-8350U processor is priced at $1,499 (Rs 1.03 lakh approx) and is indexed handiest with the thirteen.5-inch display version. The new version of the computer might be available handiest with 8GB RAM and 256GB of storage, while the 16GB RAM model of the thirteen. Five-inch Surface Book 2 is only to be had with the 8th Gen Intel Core i7 processor.

The new processor at the Surface Book 2 capabilities quad-cores and is likewise clocked barely better for turbo frequency, at 3.60GHz. Additionally, the Core i5-8350U features 6MB of smart cache memory, at the same time as the Core i5-7300U comes with 3MB of smart cache. Other specs of the device remain the same. It sports activities thirteen. Five-inch Pixelsense display, with three:2 thing ratio and a 3000 x 2000p decision. The computer’s display screen has 10-factor multi-touch support and the agency claims it may deliver as much as 17 hours of battery lifestyles on an unmarried full charge. The laptop comes with two USB 3.Zero (5 Gbps) Type-A ports and one USB Type-C port. It also sports a UHS-II SDXC card reader and a three.5mm headphone jack.

Microsoft has not updated its India website and it remains to be recognized whether the new Surface Book 2 variant can be made to be had in India. However, the 13.5-inch seventh Gen Intel Core i5-7300U, thirteen. Five-inch eighth Gen Intel Core i7-8650U and the 15-inch eighth Gen Intel Core i7-8650 processor are indexed on the organization’s India internet site.