Surface Laptop 2 vs. Surface Pro 6 – Detailed Specs Comparison

Here's what you need to know what's different between Surface Laptop 2 and Surface Pro 6 specs including CPU, RAM, storage, battery, display, and more.

Surface Laptop 2 vs. Surface Pro 6

Surface Laptop 2

Surface Laptop 2 picture

Surface Pro 6

Surface Pro 6 picture
Availability
IntroducedOctober 2, 2018October 2, 2018
Pre-orderedOctober 2, 2018October 2, 2018
ReleasedOctober 16, 2018October 16, 2018
Configurations
Platinum

Intel® Core™ i5
• $999 - 8GB/128GB
• $1,299 - 8GB/256 GB
Intel® Core™ i7
• $1,599 - 8GB/256GB
• $2,199 - 16 GB/512GB
• $2,699 - 16 GB/1TB

BlackBurgundyCobalt Blue

Intel® Core™ i5
• $1,299 - 8 GB/256GB
Intel® Core™ i7
• $,1599 - 8 GB/256 GB
• $2,199 - 16GB/512GB
Platinum

Intel® Core™ i5
• $899 - 8GB/128GB
• $1,199 - 8GB/256GB
Intel® Core™ i7
• $1,499 - 8GB/256GB
• $1,899 - 16GB/512GB
• $2,299 - 16GB/1TB

Black

Intel® Core™ i5
• $1,199 - 8GB/256GB
Intel® Core™ i7
• $1,499 - 8GB/256GB
• $1899 - 16GB/512GB
Software
Pre-Installed OSFor Consumer Windows 10 Home
For Commercial Windows 10 Pro
For Consumer Windows 10 Home
For Commercial Windows 10 Pro
Built-in AppsMicrosoft Office 365 30-days trialMicrosoft Office 30-days trial
Display
Size13.5 inches12.3 inches
Resolution2256 x 1504 (201 PPI), 3.4M Pixels2736 x 1824 (267 PPI), 5M Pixels
Technology• PixelSense™ Display
• Aspect ratio: 3:2
• Inking: designed together with Surface Pen
• Touch: 10 points multi-touch
• Corning® Gorilla® Glass 3
• 10nm Oleophobic Coating
• 100% sRGB color, individually calibrated
• PixelSense™ Display
• Aspect ratio: 3:2
• Inking: designed together with Surface Pen
• Touch: 10 points multi-touch
• Corning® Gorilla® Glass
• 10nm Oleophobic Coating
Internal Specs
CPU8th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-8250U
4 cores, 8 threads, 6MB SmartCache, 1.60 GHz up to 3.40 GHz, For Consumer

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

8th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-8650U
4 cores, 8 threads, 8MB SmartCache, 1.90 GHz up to 4.20 GHz, For both Consumer and Commercial
8th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-8250U
4 cores, 8 threads, 6MB SmartCache, 1.60 GHz up to 3.40 GHz, For Consumer

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

8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-8650U
4 cores, 8 threads, 8MB SmartCache, 1.90 GHz up to 4.20 GHz, For both Consumer and Commercial
GraphicsIntel® UHD Graphics 620Intel® UHD Graphics 620
Memory
8 GB 16 GB
1866 MHz LPDDR3 RAM
8 GB 16 GB
1866 MHz LPDDR3 RAM
Storage
128 GB256 GB512 GB1 TB
BGA PCIe SSD
128 GB256 GB512 GB1 TB
BGA 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
Battery
Size45.2 Wh45 Wh
Battery LifeUp to 14.5 hours of video playback
Up to 13.5 hours of video playback
Power Supply44W power supply with USB-A (5W) charging port44W power supply with USB-A (5W) charging port
Exterior
Dimensions12.13 x 8.79 x 0.39-0.57 inches(308.02 mm x 223.2 mm x 9.93 mm-14.47 mm)11.50 x 7.9 x 0.33 inches (292 mm x 201 mm x 8.5 mm)
WeightIntel Core i5 2.76 lbs (1.26 kg)
Intel Core i7 2.83 lbs (1.28 kg)
Intel Core i5 1.7 lbs (770 g)
Intel Core i7 1.73 lbs (784 g)
CasingAluminum• Mechanical features: Signature unibody magnesium design with hidden perimeter venting
• Kickstand with full-friction multiposition hinge to 165 degrees
• Magnetic attach for keyboard fold stability
• Physical buttons: volumes, power
Colors
BlackPlatinumBurgundyCobalt Blue
BlackPlatinum
Keyboard and Trackpad• Precision trackpad: 105 mm x 70 mm, glass.
• Five-finger multitouch gesture.
• Full-size backlit keyboard with soft touch feel and full 1.5mm travel.
• Large palm rest with premium Alcantara® material for maximized typing comfort.
• Not included
• Weight: 0.68 lb (310 g)
• Dimension: 11.61 x 8.54 x 0.19 inches (295 mm x 216 mm x 5mm)

Keyboard
• Activation: Moving (mechanical) keys
• Layout: QWERTY, full row of function keys (F1-F12)
• 4 directional keys; Windows, Brightness and Media Controls Keys;
• LED backlighting

Trackpad
• Precision glass trackpad.
• Trackpad size: 4 x 2 inches (101.6 mm x 50.8 mm)
• Supports five-finger multitouch gesture.
Ports• 1 x Full-size USB 3.0
• 1 x Surface Connect™
• 1 x Headset jack
• 1 x Mini DisplayPort
• 1 x Full-size USB 3.0
• 1 x microSD™ card reader
• 1 x Surface Connect™
• 1 x Headset jack
• 1 x Mini DisplayPort
• 1 x Cover port
Camera & Audio
Camera• Windows Hello face authentication camera (front-facing)
• 720p HD front-facing video camera
• Windows Hello face authentication camera (front-facing)
• 5.0MP front-facing camera with 1080p Skype HD video
• 8.0MP rear-facing autofocus camera with 1080p full HD video
Audio• Dual microphones
• OmniSonic stereo speakers with Dolby® Audio™ Premium
• Dual microphones
• 1.6W stereo speakers with Dolby® Audio™ Premium
Misc
Sensors• Ambient light sensor• Ambient light sensor
• Accelerometer
• Gyroscope
Surface Pen• 4096 levels of pressure
• Tilt sensing
• Best in class latency
• 4096 levels of pressure
• Tilt sensing
• Best in class latency
• Paper feel
• 0.1mm precision
Surface DialSupports off-screen interaction onlySupports both on-screen and 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 Laptop 2
• Power supply
• Quick Start Guide
• Safety and warranty documents
• Surface Pro 6
• Power supply
• Quick Start Guide
• Safety and warranty documents
Warranty• One-year limited hardware warranty
• Commercial: Advanced Exchange warranty service with expedited device replacement
• One-year limited hardware warranty
• Commercial: Advanced Exchange warranty service with expedited device replacement