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Surface Book

The ultimate laptop. Now more powerful than ever.

The ultimate laptop just got even more powerful. The latest member of the Surface Book family is built around a new, innovative Performance Base that delivers crisp, vibrant graphics and up to 16 hours of battery life.1

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Meet the new Surface Book with Performance Base.

Our most powerful Surface Book, with an Intel® Core™ i7 processor and NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 965M 2GB GPU, gives you the increased speed and graphics performance you need for engineering, design, and everything in between.

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Surface Book. Built for performance.

Surface Book is built for extreme performance, giving you lightning fast access to programs, videos, and music. Plus, it delivers rich images and gaming power with an optional discrete graphics card that can handle intense professional tasks.


i5/i7

Intel® CoreTM

Up to

2

GB

Video memory

Up to

16

Hours

Battery life1

Up to

1

TB

SSD


There’s a Surface Book that’s perfect for you.

Let us help you choose the laptop you need to stay productive and get the power and performance you need.

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Surface Book with Performance Base

Our most powerful Surface Book yet delivers increased speed and graphics performance — with an Intel® Core™ i7 processor, NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 965M 2GB GPU, and up to 16 hours of battery life.1

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Surface Book Intel® Core™ i7

Engineered for demanding design and 3D modeling programs. Combines an Intel® Core™ i7 processor with NVIDIA® GeForce® dGPU, 8GB or 16GB of RAM, and up to 12 hours of battery life.2

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Surface Book Intel® Core™ i5

The ultimate laptop adapts to the way that you work, and combines a powerful Intel® Core™ i5 processor with 8GB of memory and up to 12 hours of battery life.2 Optional NVIDIA® GeForce dGPU available.

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Watch Introducing the new Microsoft Surface book with Performance Base

Meticulously crafted & built to last.

Surface Book is the product of an innovative and careful design process. The result: a device thin and light enough to take anywhere without losing an ounce of performance.

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Laptop Mode

You’re only a click away from Windows Ink workspace with quick access to sticky notes, a blank page for sketching, or a quick screenshot that you can mark up and share.

Surface Book in clipboard mode.

Clipboard Mode

Detach the display to transform Surface Book into a thin and light Intel® Core™ i5/i7 tablet.

Surface Book in draw mode.

Draw Mode

Use Surface Book in Draw Mode to unlock the power of its graphics processor, while using Surface Pen and touch.

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Detachable PixelSense™ Display with Pen & touch.

With versatile modes of use and 6 million pixels in a 13.5 inch screen, Surface Book lets you create without limitations, while giving you stunning resolution and true-to-life color.

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Engineered for professional-grade software.

Surface Book speeds through professional software like SolidWorks 3D CAD, AutoCAD Revit, and Adobe Premiere Pro®5.*

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Create in new ways

Designed for Windows 10 Creators Update and the latest version of Microsoft Office, Surface takes full advantage of every innovation — including new 3D experiences, Windows Ink workspace, and comprehensive security features.

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CREATED ON SURFACE

Watch fans do amazing things on Surface.

The UWashington Formula Motorsports Team is a student-led group of engineers who use Surface Book to create a Formula 1 style race car from scratch. Watch the video — then imagine what you can do on Surface.

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Not sure what to pick?

We’re now making more Surface devices than ever before. Compare to see which Surface device is the right for you.

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Compare to Mac.

It’s easy to switch from Mac to Surface. Your new Surface Book works with iTunes, iCloud, and iPhone. And many of the gestures, shortcuts, and features are similar to what you already know.

There’s a Surface Book that’s perfect for you.

The full power of a high-performance laptop. The versatility of a tablet. Surface Book gives you everything you need to work with professional-grade software, anywhere you want. The detachable 13.5“ PixelSense™ Display is optimized for Pen and touch with stunning resolution.

Intel® Core™ i5

Choose an Intel® Core™ i5 processor with Intel® HD Graphics for strong processing performance. Compatible with Surface Dial* (off-screen interaction). Includes Surface Pen.

Intel® Core™ i7

The Intel® Core™ i7 option includes Intel® Iris graphics, making your photo, video, and 3D applications run faster. It also gives you the ability to play more PC games. Compatible with Surface Dial* (off-screen interaction). Includes Surface Pen. For maximum graphics power and battery life, choose a configuration with Performance Base.


Powerful accessories.

Surface Book can be your one laptop for everything. And to complete that experience, we’ve designed Surface accessories that work perfectly with your device.

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Surface Dock

Surface Dock

Surface Dock instantly transforms your Surface into a desktop PC. Simply plug in the Surface Connect cable to charge your device and use two external monitors, a keyboard, mouse, printer, and more.

Surface Pen Tip Kit

Surface Pen Tip Kit

Choose a Pen Tip with the right feel for you. Stay with the medium tip for the familiarity of a #2 pencil, or swap it with a low-friction tip similar to a fine-point pen.

* Third party software including SolidWorks 3D CAD, AutoCAD Revit, and Adobe Premiere Pro 5 is sold separately.

1 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.

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.

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