Tech specs

Scenarios

Improved speed for everyday tasks, streaming movies, music and shows, shopping, browsing, emails, and homework

Network

Nano SIM Tray 4G LTE Advanced3 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 14, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 38, 39, 40, 41, 66) GPS/GLONASS: Standalone and assisted GNSS, accuracy up to 3 meters

Dimensions

9.65” x 6.9” x 0.33” (245 mm x 175 mm x 8.3 mm)

Storage4

  • eMMC drive: 64GB, or
  • Solid-state drive (SSD): 128GB

Display

  • Screen: 10.5” PixelSense™ Display
  • Resolution: 1920 x 1280 (220 PPI) resolution
  • Aspect ratio: 3:2
  • Contrast ratio: 1500:1
  • Touch: 10 point multi-touch
  • Corning® Gorilla® Glass 3

Battery life1

  • WiFi: Up to 10 hours of typical device usage
  • LTE Advanced:³ Up to 10 hours of typical device usage

Memory

4GB or 8GB RAM

Graphics

Intel® UHD Graphics 615

Processor

  • Intel® Pentium® Gold Processor 4425Y
  • 8th Gen Intel® Core™ m3 Processor

Connections

  • 1 x USB-C®
  • 3.5 mm headphone jack
  • 1 x Surface Connect port
  • Surface Type Cover Port⁶
  • MicroSDXC Card Reader
  • Compatible with Surface Dial*

Security

  • Firmware TPM
  • Enterprise-grade protection with Windows Hello face sign-in

Cameras, video and audio

  • Windows Hello face authentication camera (front-facing)
  • 5.0MP front-facing camera with 1080p Skype HD video
  • 8.0MP rear-facing autofocus camera with 1080p HD video
  • Dual Studio Mics
  • 2W stereo speakers with Dolby® Audio™

Software

  • Windows 10 Home in S mode²
  • Microsoft 365 Family one month trial

Wireless

  • WiFi: IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n/ac/ax
  • Bluetooth Wireless 5.0 technology
  • LTE Advanced³: Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ X16 LTE Modem

Sensors

  • Ambient light sensor
  • Accelerometer
  • Gyroscope
  • Magnetometer

Exterior

  • Casing: Magnesium
  • Color: Platinum
  • Physical buttons: Volume, Power

What’s in the box

  • Surface Go 2
  • Power Supply
  • Quick Start Guide
  • Safety and warranty documents

Warranty5

  • 1-year limited hardware warranty

Weight

  • Wi-Fi: Starting at 1.2 lbs (544 g), not including Type Cover*
  • LTE Advanced³: Starting at 1.22 lbs (553 g), not including Type Cover*


  • * Some accessories and software sold separately.
  • [1] Surface Go 2 battery life
  • Surface Go 2: Up to 10 hours of battery life based on typical Surface device usage. Testing conducted by Microsoft in February 2020 using preproduction software and preproduction configurations of Surface Go 2. Testing consisted of full battery discharge with a mixture of active use and modern standby. The active use portion consists of (1) a web browsing test accessing 8 popular websites over multiple open tabs, (2) a productivity test utilizing Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Outlook, and (3) a portion of time with the device in use with idle applications. All settings were default except screen brightness was set to 150nits with Auto-Brightness disabled. Wi-Fi was connected to a network. Battery life varies significantly with settings, usage and other factors. 
  • Surface Go 2 with LTE Advanced: Up to 10 hours of battery life based on typical Surface device usage. Testing conducted by Microsoft in February 2020 using preproduction software and preproduction configurations of Surface Go 2. Testing consisted of full battery discharge with a mixture of active use and modern standby. The active use portion consists of (1) a web browsing test accessing 8 popular websites over multiple open tabs, (2) a productivity test utilizing Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Outlook, and (3) a portion of time with the device in use with idle applications. All settings were default except screen brightness was set to 150nits with Auto-Brightness disabled. Wi-Fi was connected to a network. Battery life varies significantly with settings, usage and other factors.
  • [2] Surface Go 2 for consumers comes with Windows 10 Home in S mode to bring you the powerful Windows features you use most at an exceptional value. If you need additional enterprise management and security tools for the workplace, you can switch to Windows 10 Pro or purchase Surface Go 2 for Business.
  • Windows 10 Home in S mode works exclusively with apps from the Microsoft Store within Windows and accessories that are compatible with Windows 10 Home in S mode. A one-way switch out of S mode is available. Learn more at Windows.com/SmodeFAQ.
  • [3] LTE functionality available on select configurations only. Service availability and performance subject to service provider’s network. Contact your service provider for details, compatibility, pricing, SIM card, and activation. See all specs and frequencies at Surface.com.
  • [4] System software uses significant storage space. Available storage is subject to change based on system software updates and apps usage. 1 GB = 1 billion bytes. 1 TB = 1,000 GB. See Surface.com/Storage for more details.
  • [5] Microsoft’s Limited Warranty is in addition to your consumer law rights.
  • [6] Compatible with the Surface Go Signature Type Cover only.
  • [7] Geekbench multi-core score comparison of Surface Go 2 M3 (Microsoft Windows Version 1909) versus Surface Go.