The Microsoft Surface Book 2 HNR-00001 is a high-performance laptop with detachable keyboard, which means you can use it as a tablet. It boasts an 8th generation Intel Core i7-8650U, a powerful yet power efficient Kaby Lake R processor. The processor comes with turbo technology up to 4.2 GHz, 8 MB of L3 cache, and UHD Graphics 620. Equipped with NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 featuring 6GB of dedicated graphics memory, it should be good enough to run graphics demanding apps. You’ll also get fast and durable storage with a 256 GB Solid State Drive and smooth multitasking experience with 16 GB of LPDDR3 system memory.
The display is sized at 15 inches with stunning picture details thanks to impressive 3240 x 2160 pixels resolution – that’s a 3:2 aspect ratio. Ports on the second generation Surface Book include two USB 3.0 Type-A ports, a USB 3.1 Type-C port, an audio jack, and two Surface Connect ports. For typing faster, you can use the detachable keyboard which also includes a touchpad with multi-touch support. The Windows Ink compatibility makes it easier to operate the device.
The premium Microsoft laptop comes with high-speed wireless connectivity thanks to built-in Wi-Fi 802.11ac and Bluetooth 4.1. It also delivers superb audio output from its stereo speakers that utilizes Dolby Audio Premium to process audio output. There are two cameras, the one on the back can capture still images up to 8 megapixels, while the front-facing can capture up to 5 megapixels.
With a Lithium-polymer battery inside, it’s one of the best high-performance laptop with extremely long battery life of up to 17 hours for video playback. Comes with magnesium alloy body in silver, dimensions of the convertible PC are 13.5 x 9.87 x 0.9 inches. It’s suitable if you’re looking for a 2-in-1 tablet/laptop with detachable keyboard, discrete-class GPU, and all day battery life.
Microsoft Surface Book 2HNR-00001 Specifications
Windows 10 Pro Creators Update 64-bit
Intel Core i7-8650U (4 cores, 8 threads, 1.9 GHz with Turbo Boost up to 4.2 GHz, 8 MB L3 cache)
3240 x 2160 pixels resolution
Intel UHD Graphics 620
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 with 6GB dedicated graphics memory
256 GB Solid State Drive
16 GB LPDDR3 1866 MHz
Stereo speakers with Dolby Audio Premium
Inputs & Controls
Windows Ink compatible
Detachable keyboard + touchpad
2 x USB 3.0 Type-A
1 x USB 3.1 Type-C
1 x audio
2 x Surface Connect
SD card reader
8.0 megapixels rear-facing camera, 1080p recording
5.0 megapixels front-facing camera, 1080p recording
Up to 17 hours of video playback
Dimensions and Weight
Width: 13.5 inches
Depth: 9.87 inches
Height: 0.9 inches
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