Tech specs

Dimensions

Surface Book: 12.30” x 9.14” x 0.51 - 0.90” (312.3mm x 232.1mm x 13.0 - 22.8mm)
Surface Book with Performance Base: 12.30” x 9.14” x 0.59 - 0.90” (312.3mm x 232.1mm x 14.9 - 22.8mm)

Storage1

Solid state drive (SSD) options: 128GB, 256GB, 512GB or 1TB

Display

Screen: 13.5” PixelSense™ Display
Resolution: 3000 x 2000 (267 PPI)
Aspect ratio: 3:2
Contrast ratio: 1700:1
Surface Pen enabled
Touch: 10 point multi-touch

Battery life

Surface Book: Up to 12 hours of video playback2
Surface Book with Performance Base: Up to 16 hours of video playback3

Memory

8GB or 16GB RAM

Graphics

Surface Book: i5: Intel® HD graphics 520;
i5/i7: NVIDIA® GeForce® dGPU with 1GB GDDR5 memory
Surface Book with Performance Base: i7: NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 965M 2GB GPU

Processor

6th Generation Intel® Core™ i5 or i7

Ports

Two full-size USB 3.0
Full-size SD™ card reader (SDXC compatible)
Two Surface Connect ports
Headset jack
Mini DisplayPort
Compatible with Surface Dial Off-Screen Interaction*

Security

TPM chip for enterprise security
Enterprise-grade protection with Windows Hello4 face sign-in

Cameras, video

and audio

Windows Hello4 face sign-in camera (front-facing)
5.0MP camera with 1080p HD video (front-facing)
8.0MP autofocus camera with 1080p HD video (rear-facing)
Dual microphones
Stereo speakers with Dolby® Audio™ Premium
3.5mmm headphone jack

Software

Windows 10 Pro
Office 30-day trial

Wireless

802.11ac Wi-Fi wireless networking
IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n compatible
Bluetooth Wireless 4.0 technology

Sensors

Ambient light sensor
Accelerometer
Gyroscope
Magnetometer
Hall effect

Exterior

Casing: Magnesium
Colour: Silver
Physical buttons: Volume, Power

What’s in the box

Surface Book or Surface Book with Performance Base
Surface Pen
Power Supply
Quick Start Guide
Safety and warranty documents

Warranty

1-year limited hardware warranty

Weight

Surface Book: Starting at 3.34 lbs (1,516 g) including keyboard
Surface Book with Performance Base: 3.68 lbs (1,647 g) including keyboard
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* Sold separately.
1 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. See Surface.com/Storage for more details.
2 Up to 12 hours of video playback. Testing conducted by Microsoft in September 2015 using preproduction Intel® Core™ i5, 256GB, 8 GB RAM device. Testing consisted of full battery discharge during video playback. All settings were default except: Wi-Fi was associated with a network and Auto-Brightness disabled. Battery life varies significantly with setting, usage and other factors.
3 Up to 16 hours of video playback. Testing conducted by Microsoft in August 2016 using preproduction Intel Core™ i7, 1TB, 16 GB RAM device. Testing consisted of full battery discharge during video playback. All settings were default except: Wi-Fi was associated with a network and Auto-Brightness disabled. Battery life varies significantly with settings, usage and other factors.
4 Windows Hello requires specialized hardware, including fingerprint reader, illuminated IR sensor or other biometric sensors.