Microsoft releases Laptop Go entry notebook, starting at 3700 yuan (USD $529)

On the evening of October 1, Microsoft low-key released the Surface series of new products, the Surface Laptop Go for the entry-level notebook market, and the second-generation Surface Pro X upgraded to the SQ2 (ARM architecture) processor.

Surface Laptop Go is the biggest highlight of this new product. With reference to the previous Surface Go naming, it can be seen from the name that it is a cheap version of Microsoft’s traditional form of notebook-Surface Laptop.

The design of Surface Laptop Go also continues the Surface Laptop style. The whole machine is made of metal material, equipped with a 12.4-inch display (1536×1024 resolution, 320 nits, sRGB high color gamut touch screen, does not support stylus), three sides of the screen (Top left and right) The frame is 7mm, which is much narrower than the current high-end Surface Laptop. The large touchpad and the full-size keyboard with 1.3 mm key travel are retained. About 15mm.

In the configuration part, the Surface Laptop Go is equipped with a tenth-generation Intel Core i5-1035G1 processor, and the entry-level model uses 4GB of memory and 64GB of eMMC storage. In addition, 8G memory, 128G SSD and 16GB memory and 256GB SSD storage space are optional. The official said that the battery life can reach up to 13 hours.

In addition, in addition to the 64G version, Surface Laptop Go also integrates fingerprint recognition on the power button, which can be used with Windows Hello for one-click login, is equipped with a 720p front camera and WiFi 6 network card, and has a battery capacity of 42Wh.

In terms of interfaces, Surface Laptop Go is equipped with a type-A, a full-featured type-C, a magnetic charging interface, and the charger power is 39W.

The Surface Laptop Go will be available for pre-orders today, and shipping will begin on October 13. There will be three models to choose from:

-Intel Core i5, 4GB RAM, 64GB eMMC storage: US$549.99 (about 3734 yuan (USD $533) ).

-Intel Core i5, 8GB RAM, 128GB SSD storage: US$699.99 (about 4752 yuan (USD $679) ).

-Intel Core i5, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD storage: US$899.99 (about 6110 yuan (USD $873) ).