The new version of Microsoft Surface Pro is finally out now. It finally included the long-await USB-C port, new 10nm Intel processors, and some more features. The overall look of the new Surface Pro 7 is almost the same as the Surface Pro 6 with the same platinum and black color options.
If you are in the market looking for a great 2-in-1 laptop and struggling in choosing between a cheaper Surface Pro 6 and the new Surface Pro 7, here we have a breakdown comparison between both devices for you.
2 Surface Pro 6 vs. Surface Pro 7: Design and Features
While the overall looking of both devices is exactly the same, the new Surface Pro 7 does bring some neat features that you might want to have. First and the most requested feature on Surface Pro lineup is the inclusion of USB-C and it’s finally here on Surface Pro 7. Even it’s not Thunderbolt 3, it’s a USB-C 3.1 Gen 2 that capable of output dual [email protected] displays and transfers data up to 10 Gbps.
Surface Pro 7 USB-C features
Another sweet update is the adoption of Wi-Fi 6. The new Intel Wi-Fi 6 AX201 adapter on Surface Pro 7 lets you transfer data with much less latency and the speed up to 2400 Mbps. However, you will need a supported Wi-Fi 6 router in order to take advantage of this new Wi-Fi technology.
And it’s not all. Surface Pro 7 also comes with an improved Infrared camera for faster Windows Hello facial authentication and new far-field microphones for better voice communication.
Last but not least, the new Surface Connect+ port and the included 65W Surface charger will fast charge your Surface Pro 7 from 0 to 50% at just about 30 minutes.
The new Surface Pro 7 is the first Surface Pro that has a USB-C port and also significantly more powerful in terms of graphics and processing power compared to the Surface Pro 6. If you can manage a budget to afford the Surface Pro 7, that’s is no doubt that it is a great choice. However, if you are tight on the budget, the original Surface Pro 6 is still the best 2-in-1 laptop for its price and features if you don’t bother with USB-C port.
Best Accessories for Microsoft Surface
With the right set of accessories, you can boost your Surface's productivity to the next level. Here we have some of the best accessories you should get for your Surface devices.
Those are the top must-have accessories for Microsoft Surface devices so far. With Surface Pen, Surface Dock, Surface Precision Mouse, and microSD card will significantly increase your Surface performance, storage, and productivity.
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