Microsoft Surface Go 4 and Microsoft Surface Laptop Go 3 launched with 10.5/12.4-inch FHD touch display, Intel N200/12th Gen Intel Core i5 processor
Microsoft has unveiled the Surface Go 4 for Business 2-in-1 as expected, at its event. It retains its 10.5-inch PixelSense touchscreen display with a 3:2 aspect ratio and an adjustable kickstand, allowing for versatile usage in various configurations.
This new version replaces the 10th Gen Intel Core processor with an Intel 200 processor. Microsoft claims that this update results in up to 4.5 times more performance compared to the original Surface Go, along with an extended battery life of 12.5 hours.
The Surface Go 4 is among the select Windows 11 PCs eligible for Microsoft 365 for frontline workers. Additionally, it now features integrated NFC support, providing secure and convenient access using a compatible NFC security key such as a YubiKey. Microsoft has eliminated the 4GB model, offering the Surface Go 4 with 8GB LPDDR5 RAM and faster UFS storage options of up to 256GB.
Microsoft Surface Go 4 Specifications -
|Display||10.5-inch PixelSense Display, Resolution: 1920 x 1280 (220 PPI), Aspect ratio: 3:2, Touch: 10-point multi-touch, Contrast ratio: 1500:1, Corning Gorilla Glass 3|
|Processor||Intel Processor N200, Intel UHD Graphics|
|RAM/Storage||8GB LPDDR5, 64GB, 128GB, 256GB UFS storage options|
|Ports||1 x USB-C 3.1 (data, DisplayPort, and charging), 3.5 mm headphone jack, 1 x Surface Connect port, Surface Type Cover Port, MicroSDXC Card Reader|
|Rear Cameras||8.0MP rear-facing autofocus camera with 1080p HD video|
|Front Camera||5.0MP front-facing camera with 1080p HD video, Windows Hello face authentication camera (front-facing)|
|Features||Enhanced dual far-field Studio Mics, 2W stereo speakers with Dolby Audio|
|Dimensions||245 mm x 175 mm x 8.3 mm|
|Connectivity||Wi-Fi 6 802.11ax, Bluetooth 5.1|
|Battery/Charger||Wi-Fi: Up to 12.5 hours of typical device usage|
Microsoft Surface Laptop Go 3 -
Microsoft also launched its new Surface Laptop Go 3 at its recent event, serving as the successor to last year's Go 2. This new iteration maintains the 12.4-inch touchscreen PixelSense Display but upgrades to a 12th-generation Intel Core i5 processor. Furthermore, it now offers configurations with up to 16GB of LPDDR5 RAM and 256GB of SSD storage.
The device features a spacious full-size keyboard along with a generously sized, precision trackpad, enabling effortless navigation, scrolling, and selection. The laptop also retains the Fingerprint Power Button with Windows Hello and One-Touch sign-in on select models, while promising an impressive battery life of up to 15 hours, complemented by Fast Charging capabilities.
Microsoft Surface Laptop Go 3 Specifications -
|Display||12.4-inch (1536 x 1024 pixels) PixelSense touchscreen display, 330 nits brightness, Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection|
|Processor||12th Gen Intel Core i5-1235U Processor with Intel Iris Xe Graphics|
|RAM/Storage||8GB / 16GB LPDDR5 RAM with 256GB SSD|
|OS/UI||Windows 11 Home|
|Audio||Omnisonic Speakers with Dolby Audio Premium; Dual far-field Studio Mics|
|Ports||1 x USB-C 3.2 (data, DisplayPort and charging), 1 x USB-A 3.1, 3.5 mm headphone jack, 1 x Surface Connect port|
|Camera||720p HD f/2.0 aperture camera (front-facing) camera|
|Features||One Touch sign in with the Fingerprint Reader Power button, Ambient light sensor|
|Connectivity||Wi-Fi 6 802.11ax, Bluetooth 5.1 LE|
|Battery/Charger||40Wh battery with up to 15 hours of battery life with typical device usage|
Pricing and Availability -
The Microsoft Surface Go 4 for Business will be available on October 3 exclusively offered for organizations. It will be priced at a starting point of USD 579 (approximately Rs. 48,145) for the 64GB storage variant.
The Microsoft Surface Laptop Go 3 offers a variety of color options, including platinum, sage, sandstone, and ice blue. The product will be released in the United States on October 3rd and is also listed in India, suggesting that its availability there is imminent.
Microsoft Surface Laptop Go 3 Prices are -
- 8GB RAM/256GB storage version - USD 799.99 (Rs. 66,510 approx.)
- 16GB RAM/256GB storage version - USD 999.99 (Rs. 83,140 approx.)