Microsoft Surface Book 2 Specs – Full Technical Specifications

The Microsoft Surface Book 2 is a powerful laptop, tablet, and portable studio packs with high-speed processors and superior graphics. It now comes with both 13.5-inch and 15-inch direct compete with MacBook Pro.

Surface Book 2 13.5”

Surface Book 2 13.5” picture

Surface Book 2 15”

Surface Book 2 15” picture
Availability
IntroducedOctober 17, 2017October 17, 2017
Pre-orderedNovember 9, 2017November 9, 2017
ReleasedNovember 16, 2017November 16, 2017
ConfigurationsIntel® Core™ i5
• $1,149 - i5 | 8 GB | 128 GB
• $1,499 - i5 | 8 GB | 256 GB

Intel® Core™ i7
• $1,999 - i7 | 8 GB | 256 GB | GTX 1050
• $2,499 - i7 | 16 GB | 512 GB | GTX 1050
• $2,999 - i7 | 16 GB | 1 TB | GTX 1050
Intel® Core™ i5
• $1,999 - i5 | 8 GB | 256 GB

Intel® Core™ i7
• $2,499 - i7 | 16 GB | 256 GB | GTX 1060
• $2,899 - i7 | 16 GB | 512 GB | GTX 1060
• $3,299 - i7 | 16 GB | 1 TB | GTX 1060
Software
Pre-Installed OSWindows 10 Pro (Creators Update)Windows 10 Pro (Creators Update)
Built-in AppsMicrosoft Office 30-days trialMicrosoft Office 30-days trial
Display
Size13.5 inches15 inches
Resolution3000 x 2000 (267 PPI), 6M Pixels3240 x 2160 (260 PPI), 7M Pixels
Technology• PixelSense™ Display
• Aspect ratio: 3:2
• Contrast ratio: 1600:1
• Touch: 10 points multi-touch G5
• PixelSense™ Display
• Aspect ratio: 3:2
• Contrast ratio: 1600:1
• Touch: 10 points multi-touch G5
Internal Specs
CPU7th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-7300U
2 cores, 4 threads, 3MB SmartCache, 2.60 GHz up to 3.50 GHz

8th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-8350U
4 cores, 8 threads, 6MB SmartCache, 1.70 GHz up to 3.60 GHz, Available in 2019

8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-8650U
4 cores, 8 threads, 8MB SmartCache, 1.90 GHz up to 4.20 GHz
8th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-8350U
4 cores, 8 threads, 6MB SmartCache, 1.70 GHz up to 3.60 GHz, Available in 2019

8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-8650U
4 cores, 8 threads, 8MB SmartCache, 1.90 GHz up to 4.20 GHz
GraphicsIntel® Core™ i5
• Intel® UHD Graphics 620

Intel® Core™ i7
• Intel® UHD Graphics 620
• NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1050 with 2GB GDDR5
Intel® Core™ i5
• Intel® UHD Graphics 620

Intel® Core™ i7
• Intel® UHD Graphics 620
• NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1060 with 6GB GDDR5
Memory
8 GB 16 GB
1866 MHz LPDDR3 RAM
8 GB 16 GB
1866 MHz LPDDR3 RAM
Storage
128 GB256 GB512 GB1 TB
NVMe PCIe SSD
256 GB512 GB1 TB
NVMe PCIe SSD
Network• Wi-Fi: IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac compatible
• Bluetooth Wireless 4.1 technology
• Wi-Fi: IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac compatible
• Bluetooth Wireless 4.1 technology
• Xbox Wireless built-in
Battery
SizeIntel Core i5
• Total: 69 Wh
• Clipboard: 18 Wh
• Base: 51 Wh

Intel Core i7
• Total: 75.3 Wh
• Clipboard: 18 Wh
• Base: 57.3 Wh
• Total: 90 Wh
• Clipboard: 23 Wh
• Base: 67 Wh
Battery Life• Up to 17 hours of video playback
• Up to 5 hours in Tablet mode
• Up to 17 hours of video playback
• Up to 5 hours in Tablet mode
Power SupplyIntel Core i5
• 44W power supply with USB-A (5W) charging port

Intel Core i7
• 100W power supply with USB-A (5W) charging port
Intel Core i7
• 102W power supply with USB-A (7.5W) charging port
Exterior
DimensionsIntel Core i5
• 12.3” x 9.1” x 0.51”-0.90” (312 mm x 232 mm x 13 mm-23 mm)

Intel Core i7
• 12.3” x 9.14” x 0.59”-0.90” (312 mm x 232 mm x 15 mm-23 mm)
13.5” x 9.87” x 0.57”-0.90” (343 mm x 251 mm x 15 mm-23 mm)
WeightIntel Core i5
• Total - 3.38 lbs (1,533 g)
• Tablet - 1.59 lbs (719 g)

Intel Core i7
• Total - 3.62 lbs (1,642 g)
• Tablet - 1.59 lbs (719 g)
• Total - 4.20 lbs (1,905 g)
• Tablet - 1.80 lbs (817 g)
Casing• Mechanical features: Magnesium body
• Physical buttons: volumes, power
• Mechanical features: Magnesium body
• Physical buttons: volumes, power
Colors
Platinum
Platinum
Keyboard and Trackpad• Precision trackpad: 105 mm x 70 mm, glass.
• Five-finger multitouch gesture.
• Mechanical friction attaches the Clipboard to the keyboard.
• Full-size mechanical backlit keyset with 1.55 mm of key travel.
• Precision trackpad: 105 mm x 70 mm, glass.
• Five-finger multitouch gesture.
• Mechanical friction attaches the Clipboard to the keyboard.
• Full-size mechanical backlit keyset with 1.55 mm of key travel.
Ports• 2 x Full-size USB 3.1 Gen
• 1 x USB Type-C (version 3.1 Gen 1 with USB Power Delivery rev. 3.0)
• 1 x 3.5mm headphone jack
• 2 x Surface Connect (Compatible with Surface Dock)
• 1 x Full-size MicroSD™ card reader
• 2 x Full-size USB 3.1 Gen
• 1 x USB Type-C (version 3.1 Gen 1 with USB Power Delivery rev. 3.0)
• 1 x 3.5mm headphone jack
• 2 x Surface Connect (Compatible with Surface Dock)
• 1 x Full-size MicroSD™ card reader
Camera & Audio
Camera• Windows Hello face authentication camera (front-facing)
• 5.0MP front-facing camera with 1080p HD video
• 8.0MP rear-facing autofocus camera with 1080p HD video
• Windows Hello face authentication camera (front-facing)
• 5.0MP front-facing camera with 1080p HD video
• 8.0MP rear-facing autofocus camera with 1080p HD video
Audio• Dual microphones
• Front-facing stereo speakers with Dolby® Audio™ Premium
• Support for Windows Sonic for Headphones
• Support for Dolby® Atmos for Headphones
• Dual microphones
• Front-facing stereo speakers with Dolby® Audio™ Premium
• Support for Windows Sonic for Headphones
• Support for Dolby® Atmos for Headphones
Misc
Sensors• Ambient light sensor
• Proximity sensor
• Accelerometer
• Gyroscope
• Magnetometer
• Ambient light sensor
• Accelerometer
• Gyroscope
• Magnetometer
Surface Pen• 4096 levels of pressure
• Tilt sensing
• Best in class latency
• Paper feel
• 0.1mm precision
• 4096 levels of pressure
• Tilt sensing
• Best in class latency
• Paper feel
• 0.1mm precision
Surface DialSupports both on-screen and off-screen interactionCompatible with Surface Dial off-screen interaction
Security• HW TPM 2.0 chip for enterprise security
• Enterprise-grade protection with Windows Hello face sign-in
• HW TPM 2.0 chip for enterprise security
• Enterprise-grade protection with Windows Hello face sign-in
In the box• Surface Book 2 13.5”
• Power supply
• Quick Start Guide
• Safety and warranty documents
• Surface Book 2 15”
• Power supply
• Quick Start Guide
• Safety and warranty documents
WarrantyOne-year limited hardware warrantyOne-year limited hardware warranty
Microsoft Surface Book 2

1Surface Book 2 Processors Detailed Specs

Processor7th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-7300U8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-8650U
7th Gen Intel® Core™ i58th Gen Intel® Core™ i7
Launch DateQ1'2017Q3'2017
Base Frequency2.60 GHz1.90 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.50 GHz4.20 GHz
TDP15 watt
Level 1 Cache128 KB
Level 2 Cache512 KB
Level 3 Cache3 MB SmartCache8 MB SmartCache
# of Cores24
# of Threads48
Bus Speed4 GT/s OPI
Max Memory Support32 GB
Max Memory Bandwidth34.1 GB/s
GEEKBENCH 4
Single-Core Score3,9674,956
Multi-Core Score7,73614,377

2Surface Book 2 Integrated Graphics Detailed Specs

Processor7th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-7300U8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-8650U
7th Gen Intel® Core™ i58th Gen Intel® Core™ i7
GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 620Intel® UHD Graphics 620
Base Frequency300 MHz300 MHz
Max Dynamic Frequency1.10 GHz1.15 GHz
Graphics Max Memory32 GB
Graphics 4K SupportYes, at 60Hz
Graphics DirectX12
Graphics OpenGL4.4
# Display Supported3
Graphics Technologies
Intel® Quick Sync Video Intel® Clear Video HD Technology Intel® Clear Video Technology Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology
Intel® Quick Sync Video Intel® Clear Video HD Technology Intel® Clear Video Technology Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology

3Surface Book 2 Discrete Graphics Detailed Specs

GPUGEFORCE GTX 1050GEFORCE GTX 1060
Memory Size2 GB GDDR56 GB GDDR5
GPU Engine Specs
NVIDIA CUDA® Cores6401280
Base Clock (MHz)1354 MHz1506 MHz
Boost Clock (MHz)14551708
Memory Specs
Memory Speed7 Gbps8 Gbps
Memory Interface Width128-bit192-bit
Memory Bandwidth (GB/sec)112192
Technology Support
Technologies
Simultaneous Multi-Projection VR Ready NVIDIA Ansel NVIDIA SLI® Ready NVIDIA G-SYNC -Ready NVIDIA GameStream -Ready Vulkan API
Simultaneous Multi-Projection VR Ready NVIDIA Ansel NVIDIA SLI® Ready NVIDIA G-SYNC -Ready NVIDIA GameStream -Ready Vulkan API
NVIDIA GPU Boost3.0
Microsoft DirectX2 API with feature level 12_1
Vulkan APIYes
OpenGL4.5
Bus SupportPCIe 3.0
OS CertificationWindows 7-10, Linux, FreeBSDx86

5Surface Book 2 Introduction Video