Microsoft has announced new devices today, the main ones being Surface Pro 6 and the Surface Laptop 2. Both offer big performance improvements and release a new and attractive black finish
Surface Pro 6
The Surface Pro 6 arrives at the market with 8th generation Intel Quad Core processors (Core i5 or Core i7) which translates into a 67% increase in speed over its predecessor. Depending on the configuration, the new Surface Pro 6 includes storage options with 128GB, 256GB, 512GB or 1TB via solid state disk SSD, as well as options RAM with 8GB or 16GB.
The screen of the Surface Pro 6 has a size of 12.3 inch with own development technology PixelSense and one 2736 x 1824 pixel resolution, being compatible with up 10 touch points at a time and being protected by Corning Gorilla Glass. On the front we find a camera of 5MP capable of recording at 1080p designed for HD video conferencing via Skype, while in the back we have a camera 8MP also with support to 1080p recording, thought more than anything for emergency moments like any tablet camera.
As to Audio offers us Dolby speakers with a 1.6W power, while for security we have compatibility with the Windows Hello facial unlock. With respect to ports the Surface Pro 6 has a USB 3.0, A Mini Display port, 3.5mm audio jack, MicroSDXC card reader, a Surface Connect port and a port for the convertible keyboard Surface Type Cover; unfortunately Microsoft You have not added any USB-C ports.
As to battery Microsoft boasts up to 13.5 hours. A new color is also released “Classic black"To the already known" Platinum ", while the covers will be available in" Burgundy "and" CobaltBlue "colors, has dimensions of 292 x 201 x 8.5 mm and weighs about 775 (792 grams version with Intel Core i7). The starting price for the Surface Pro 6 starts from 899 dollars.
Surface Laptop 2
For the Surface Laptop 2 they have also included Intel Quad Core octave processors generationMicrosoft says it is up to 85% faster than the original Surface Laptop, the battery is able to provide up to 14.5 hours of autonomy and its keyboard is covered with Alcntara as in the previous generation.