There are also commercial models with the same configurations, costing $100 more. The commercial lineup also gets a 16GB RAM and 256GB storage model at a price of $1,099.99 (approx Rs 85,300). The laptop will go on sale from June 7 in the US and will be available in Sage, Platinum, Ice Blue, and Sandstone colour options.
In the United States, Microsoft has announced the Surface Notebook Go 2, a new low-cost laptop. The notebook is the successor to the first Surface Laptop Go, which was released in 2020. The Surface Laptop Go 2 is powered by an Intel Core i5 CPU and can accommodate up to 8GB of RAM. The base model costs $599.99 (about Rs 46,500) with 4GB of RAM and 128GB of storage, while the 8GB + 128GB storage variant costs $699.99. (approx Rs 54,300). The variant costs $799.99 and comes with 8GB of RAM and 256GB of storage (approx Rs 62,000).
The Surface Laptop Go 2 sports a 12.4-inch PixelSense display with a 3:2 aspect ratio that offers a screen resolution of 1536 x 1024 pixels, 10-point multitouch and a maximum brightness of 330 nits. The laptop is powered by Quad Core 11th Gen Intel Core i5-1135G7 CPU coupled with up to 8GB of LPDDR4x RAM, Intel Iris Xe graphics and up to 256GB of removable SSD storage.
Connectivity options include 1 x USB-C, 1 x USB-A, 3.5 mm headphone jack, 1 x Surface Connect port, Wi-Fi 6 and Bluetooth 5.1. Additional features include Windows Hello Sign-in, fingerprint sensor integrated power button (excluding on the base model), 720p HD f/2.0 webcam, dual far-field Studio Mics and Omnisonic Speakers with Dolby Audio Premium support. For the latest tech news and reviews, follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and Google News. For the latest videos on gadgets and tech, subscribe to our YouTube channel.
The Surface Laptop Go 2 has 30% more key travel than a MacBook Air and is complemented by a large precision trackpad. The machine runs on Windows 11 Home and has a claimed battery life of up to 13.5 hours with typical usage. It gets a 39W power supply inside the box. Read More: Oppo, Microsoft partner for supporting startups