Microsoft Launches New Surface Family in Malaysia – A Variety of Microsoft Surface for Everyone
Looking for a new laptop? Microsoft Malaysia has launched a variety of new Surface products that caters to virtually everyone. Say hello to the new Surface Family.
Microsoft Launches New Surface Family in Malaysia
At a launch event in Damansara, Microsoft has introduced its Surface lineup for Malaysia to empower users to achieve more with the ultimate Windows device.
The new devices include the Surface Laptop and the Surface Book 2 which will be available for purchase starting from the 15th of March onwards. The Surface lineup rounds up a strong portfolio of Microsoft devices that will not only allow users to unleash their creativity through new Windows 10 Creators Update features, but also to empower every individual to be productive on their own terms.
Michal Golebiewski, Microsoft Malaysia’s Chief Marketing & Operations Officer, said:
Since the launch of Surface Pro in Malaysia, we have been receiving feedback from our consumers that they are looking for different forms of Windows devices to suit their varying needs.
Today, we are excited to be bringing an expanded lineup of Surface devices, which brings an ultimate computing experience with the combination of power and portability and will inspire users to bring a new level of creativity to their work.
The Most Powerful Surface Ever: Surface Book 2
Removing the barrier between a conventional desktop and laptop, the Surface Book 2 features the latest 8th Gen Intel Core processors coupled with the graphical prowess of the latest NVIDIA GeForce GPUs. The Surface Book is 2 is said to offer up to 5 times more power than the original.
For those seeking flexibility in the way they use their device, the Surface Book 2 supports 4 different modes, including Studio Mode, Laptop Mode, View Mode, or even Tablet mode by simply detaching the screen.
The Surface Book 2 will be available in 13.5” or 15” options, and is said to have an impressive 17-hour battery life for marathon productivity sessions. From running software such as Adobe Creative Cloud and Autodesk, to playing games such as Forza Motorsport 7 or Gears of War at 1080p 60fps, it is more than prepared to support users’ workload for work or for play.
Performance Meets Style: Surface Laptop
The Surface Laptop combines design and performance in a sleek, elegant clamshell device. It’s powered by a 7th Gen Intel Core processor and is said to have up to 14.5 hours of battery life to last through the day. At just 1.25 kilograms and less than 14.5mm thin, the Surface Laptop fits nicely into your favorite bag, and is lightweight for users to bring around.
In addition, the Surface Laptop features a signature keyboard covered in luxurious Alcantara material, along with a quiet and responsive keyset, large precision trackpad, and soft palm rest for a new level of typing comfort.
Pricing and Availability
The Surface Laptop is now available for purchase in Malaysia at local Surface authorized retailers. The Surface Book 2 is currently available for pre-orders at Surface authorized retailers and will be available for purchase from the 15th March 2018 onwards.
The recommended retail price for the Surface Book 2, Surface Laptop as well as Surface Accessories and adapters are as follows:
Surface Book 2
- 13.5” Intel Core™ i5, 256GB SSD, 8GB RAM, Intel HD Graphics 620 – RM6,899
- 13.5” Intel Core™ i7, 256GB SSD, 8GB RAM, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 – RM8,899
- 13.5” Intel Core™ i7, 512GB SSD, 16GB RAM, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 – RM11,199
- 13.5” Intel Core™ i7, 1TB SSD, 16GB RAM, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 – RM13,399
- 15” Intel Core™ i7, 256GB SSD, 16GB RAM, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 – RM10,799
- 15” Intel Core™ i7, 512GB SSD, 16GB RAM, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 – RM12,499
- 15” Intel Core™ i7, 1TB SSD, 16GB RAM, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 – RM14,199
- Intel Core i5, 128GB SSD, 4GB RAM, Intel HD®Graphics 620 – RM4,499
- Intel Core i5, 256GB SSD, 8GB RAM, Intel HD Graphics 620 – RM5,849
- Intel Core i7, 256GB SSD, 8GB RAM, Intel Iris Plus Graphics 640 – RM7,199
- Intel Core i7, 512GB SSD, 16GB RAM, Intel Iris Plus Graphics 640 – RM10,029
- Intel Core i7, 1TB SSD, 16GB RAM, Intel Iris Plus Graphics 640 – RM12,399
- Surface Pen (Available in Black, Platinum, Burgundy and Cobalt Blue) – RM299
- Microsoft Surface Arc Mouse (Available in Light Gray, Burgundy, Cobalt Blue) – RM459
- Microsoft Surface Mouse (Silver) – RM249
- Microsoft Surface Precision Mouse (Light Grey) – RM399
- Microsoft Surface Keyboard (Silver) – RM519
- Surface Dock RM789
- Ethernet Adapter – RM179
- VGA Adapter – RM179
- HDMI Adapter – RM179
- USB-C to HDMI Adapter – RM158
- USB-C to VGA Adapter – RM158
Pokdepinion: BRB, trying out which organs I don’t need so I can fund myself for the new machines.