Tech specs

Dimensions

  • Surface Book 2 13.5”
  • i5: 12.3” x 9.14” x 0.51”-0.90” (312 mm x 232 mm x 13 mm-23 mm)
  • i7: 12.3” x 9.14” x 0.59”-0.90” (312 mm x 232 mm x 15 mm-23 mm)
  • Surface Book 2 15”
  • 13.5” x 9.87” x 0.568-0.90” (343 mm x 251 mm x 15 mm-23 mm)

Storage2

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

Display

  • Surface Book 2 13.5" PixelSense™ Display
  • Screen: 13.5” PixelSense™ Display
  • Resolution: 3000 x 2000 (267 PPI)
  • Aspect ratio: 3:2
  • Contrast ratio: 1600:1
  • Touch: 10 point multi-touch G5
  • Surface Book 2 15" PixelSense™ Display
  • Screen: 15” PixelSense™ Display
  • Resolution: 3240 x 2160, (260 PPI)
  • 10 point multi-touch G5
  • Aspect ratio: 3:2
  • Contrast ratio: 1600:1

Battery life

Up to 17 hours of local video playback1

Memory

  • Surface Book 2 13.5”
  • 8GB or 16GB RAM 1866Mhz LPDDR3
  • Surface Book 2 15”
  • 16GB RAM 1866Mhz LPDDR3

Graphics

  • Surface Book 2 13.5” PixelSense™ Display
  • Intel® HD Graphics 620 integrated GPU (on Intel® i5-7300U model)
  • Intel® HD Graphics 620 integrated GPU (on Intel® i5-8350U model)
  • NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1050 discrete GPU w/2GB GDDR5 graphics memory (on Intel® i7-8650U models)
  • Surface Book 2 15” PixelSense™ Display
  • NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1060 discrete GPU w/6GB GDDR5 graphics memory

Processor

  • Surface Book 2 13.5”
  • 7th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-7300U dual-core processor, 3.5GHz Max Turbo
  • 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-8350U quad-core processor, 3.6GHz Max Turbo
  • 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-8650U quad-core processor, 4.2GHz Max Turbo
  • Surface Book 2 15”
  • 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-8650U quad-core processor, 4.2GHz Max Turbo

Connections

  • 2 x USB type-A (version 3.1 Gen 1)
  • 1 x USB type-C (version 3.1 Gen 1 with USB Power Delivery revision 3.0)
  • 3.5mm headphone jack
  • 2 x Surface Connect ports
  • Full-size SDXC card reader
  • Compatible with Surface Dial* (on- and off-screen interaction).

Security

  • HW TPM 2.0 chip for enterprise security
  • Enterprise-grade protection with Windows Hello face sign-in

Cameras, video, and audio

  • Windows Hello face authentication camera (front-facing)
  • 5.0 MP front-facing camera with 1080p HD video
  • 8.0MP rear-facing autofocus camera with 1080p HD video
  • Dual microphones
  • Front-facing stereo speakers with Dolby® Audio™ Premium.
  • Support for Windows Sonic for Headphones

Software

  • Windows 10 Pro Creators Update 64-bit
  • Microsoft Office 365 30-day trial

Wireless

  • Wi-Fi: IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac compatible
  • Bluetooth Wireless 4.1 technology
  • Xbox Wireless built in (15” only)

Sensors   

  • Ambient light sensor
  • Proximity sensor
  • Accelerometer
  • Gyroscope
  • Magnetometer

Exterior

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

What’s in the box

  • Surface Book 2 13.5" PixelSense™ Display
  • 44W (integrated GPU) or 102W (discrete GPU) Surface Power Supply w/USB-A (5W) charging port
  • Quick Start Guide
  • Safety and warranty documents
  • Surface Book 2 15" PixelSense™ Display
  • 102W Surface Power Supply w/USB-A (5W) charging port
  • Quick Start Guide
  • Safety and warranty documents

Warranty3

1-year limited hardware warranty

Weight

  • Surface Book 2 13.5" PixelSense™ Display
  • Intel® Core™ i5: 3.38 lbs (1,534 g) including keyboard
  • Intel® Core™ i7: 3.62 lbs (1,642 g) including keyboard
  • Surface Book 2 15" PixelSense™ Display
  • Intel® Core™ i7: 4.20 lbs (1,905 g) including keyboard


  • * Sold separately.
  • [1] Surface Book 2 battery life
  • Surface Book 2 13.5": Up to 17 hours of battery life for local video playback. Testing was conducted by Microsoft in October 2017 using a 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 was disabled. Battery life varies significantly with settings, usage and other factors.
  • Surface Book 2 15": Up to 17 hours of battery life for local video playback. Testing was conducted by Microsoft in October 2017 using a preproduction Intel® Core™ i7, 512GB, 16 GB RAM dGPU 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 was disabled. Battery life varies significantly with settings, usage and other factors.
  • [2] 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.
  • [3] Microsoft’s Limited Warranty is in addition to your consumer law rights.