[Bestbuy618 Notebook Channel] The Surface Laptop 3 is one of the most notable series of new Microsoft Surface family products this year, with the addition of a 15-inch model to meet users’ expectations for a large screen. It should be noted that the 13.5-inch version of Surface Laptop 3 and the 15-inch version of Surface Laptop 3 use Intel and AMD processors, respectively, so there are significant differences in terms of configuration, but of course the Surface Laptop 3 is the same product. Below, the author in 2019 Microsoft Surface new product tasting will bring hands-on experience to do a detailed comparison.13.5-inch and 15-inch Surface Laptop 3 The 13.5-inch Surface Laptop 3 shell is made of aluminum and metal, with the same minimalist design style as the 15-inch Surface Laptop 3. So the most noticeable difference between this generation and the previous generation in terms of appearance is the retention of the classic Alcantara keyboard while also providing a metal keyboard.
The 13.5-inch Surface Laptop 3 is available in four color schemes, including bright platinum and gray cobalt blue for the Alcantara keyboard and elegant black and sandstone gold for the metallic keyboard.Alcantara keyboard for the 13.5-inch Surface Laptop 3 It is worth noting that the sandstone gold and gray cobalt blue colors are exclusive to the 13.5-inch Surface Laptop 3.
Sandstone Gold color scheme 13.5-inch Surface Laptop 3 The 13.5-inch Surface Laptop 3 has a PixelSense display ratio of 3:2, a resolution of 2256×1504, 201ppi, and support for touch and Surface stylus.13.5-inch Surface Laptop 3 body is very slim, about 14.5mm thick, weighing about 1.265kg (slightly heavier metal keyboard version, 1.288kg), and excellent portability.
13.5-inch Surface Laptop 3 left side ports Surface Connect port is located on the right side of the body.
The cooling port of the 13.5-inch Surface Laptop 3 is located at the rear end of the body, so the whole machine has excellent unity, simple and stylish.13.5-inch Surface Laptop 3 cooling port at the rear end of the body In terms of configuration, the 13.5-inch Surface Laptop 3 is available with a 10th generation Intel Core i5-1035G7 quad-core processor or i7-1065G7 quad-core processor, 8GB or 16GB LPDDR4x memory, and 128GB
It is worth noting that the 13.5-inch Surface Laptop 3 has a removable SSD that can be upgraded. 15-inch Surface Laptop 3 The newly released 15-inch Surface Laptop 3 has a very similar design to the 13.5-inch, also made of aluminum metal, but does not offer an Alcantara keyboard, only a metal keyboard option, with two colorways of bright platinum and elegant black.
Interface, 15-inch Surface Laptop 3 and 13.5-inch consistent, the left side of the USB-C, USB-A, 3.5 mm headphone jack, Surface Connect port is located on the right side of the body.15-inch Surface Laptop 3 left side of the body interface15-inch Surface Laptop 3 right side of the body interface
15-inch Surface Laptop 3 Configuration, 15-inch Surface Laptop 3 optional AMD Radeon 5 3580U mobile processor integrated Radeon Vega 9 graphics card Microsoft Surface custom version or AMD Radeon 7 3780U mobile processor integrated Radeon RX Vega 11 graphics card Microsoft Surface custom version; memory options of 8GB or 16GB LPDDR4x; storage options of 128GB, 256GB, 512GB SSD, also supports disassembly
It is easy to see that the newly released 15-inch version of the Surface Laptop 3 not only does not compromise portability due to the larger screen, but can also easily meet the needs of the user’s mobile office use. Price information 13.5-inch Surface Laptop 3, Alcantara keyboard version starting at $7888, up to optional Intel Iris Plus graphics with the 10th generation Intel Core i7-1065G7 quad-core processor, 16GB memory, 512GB storage, priced at $15,988; metal keyboard version starting at $9,728, up to optional Intel Iris Plus graphics with the 10th generation Intel Core i7-1065G7 quad-core processor, 16GB memory, 512GB storage
The Microsoft Official Store has detailed configuration specifications and pricing.