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Review of the new Microsoft Surface Laptop – Typetec Ltd.

Microsoft Surface Laptop

Microsoft Surface Laptop

The new Microsoft Surface Laptop is out. Not only that, but Microsoft have released a new software to go along with it, Windows 10S. We’ve got all the details for you including date release, price and specs.






Release Date:

The Surface Laptop is available to pre-order now, with in-store availability and delivery scheduled for June 15th, 2017.


The basic model of the Surface Laptop with 128GB, Intel Core i5 and 4GB of RAM will set you back €1,169 including VAT. The most expensive model with 512GB, Intel Core i7 and 16GB of RAM will cost you €2,549 including VAT.


This is Microsoft answer to the MacBook Air, focusing on the education sector. In a statement from the CVP of Microsoft Surface, Panos Panay said,

“Students are asking for a laptop. They’re asking for a Surface Laptop”

The Surface Laptop is incredibly lightweight, with a very slick and futuristic look to it. The basic model is not overly powerful but still has a kick to it.

Here’s a look at the promised spec and details from the launch in New York on the 2nd of May.

  • Battery Life: 14.5 hrs
  • Display: 13.5 inch PixelSense LCD touchscreen display with a 3:2 aspect ratio.
  • Colours: Platinum, Burgundy, Cobalt Blue and Graphic Gold.
  • Size and Weight: Size ranges between 9.9m and the front to 14.47mm at the back. It weighs 2.76 lbs.
  • Processor: 7th generation Intel Core i5 or i7.
  • Design Features: Clam-shell alluvium finish. Alcantara-covered keyboard. Touch screen works with Surface Pen. USB port. Surface power connector. Mini DisplayPort. No USB Type C.
  • Sound is integrated beneath the keyboard so that audio is projected vertically from behind the keys.
  • Software: Windows 10 S this has been integrated to only run apps from the Windows store and seen as a safer and more accessible version of the Windows 10.

Microsoft Surface Laptop


To find out more about the new Surface Laptop or any Microsoft products you can contact Typetec at or call 01-5009001 to speak to our staff.

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