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Microsoft Surface Book 3 15-SLZ-00005

Specifications

Microsoft Surface Book 3 15-SLZ-00005
Microsoft Surface Book 3 15-SLZ-00005 (Surface Book 3 Series)
Processor
Intel Core i7-1065G7 4 x 1.3 - 3.9 GHz, Ice Lake U
Graphics adapter
Memory
16384 MB 
, DDR4
Display
14 inch 16:10, 3240 x 2160 pixel 278 PPI, Capacitive, native pen support, IPS, glossy: yes, detachable screen
Storage
256 GB NVMe, 256 GB 
Connections
2 USB 3.0 / 3.1 Gen1, 1 DisplayPort, 1 Docking Station Port, Audio Connections: 3.5mm, Card Reader: microSD, NFC, Sensors: Proximity sensor, light sensor, acceleration sensor, gyroscope, Hall senso, USB-C
Networking
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax (a/b/g/n = Wi-Fi 4/ac = Wi-Fi 5/ax = Wi-Fi 6), Bluetooth 5.0
Size
height x width x depth (in mm): 23 x 343 x 251 ( = 0.91 x 13.5 x 9.88 in)
Battery
Lithium-Polymer, Battery runtime (according to manufacturer): 17 h
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 10 Home 64 Bit
Camera
Primary Camera: 5 MPix
Additional features
Keyboard: Chiclet, 12 Months Warranty
Weight
1.9 kg ( = 67.02 oz / 4.19 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)
Price
2600 Euro

 

Pricecompare

Average Score: 80.33% - good
Average of 3 scores (from 6 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 80%, features: - %, display: - % mobility: 80%, workmanship: 80%, ergonomy: - %, emissions: - %

Reviews for the Microsoft Surface Book 3 15-SLZ-00005

Microsoft Surface Book 3 15 review: Likeable but not loveable
Source: Tech Switch English
Microsoft’s replace to the 15-inch Surface Book 2, the aptly named Surface Book 3, stays basically the identical. It’s nonetheless the laptop computer that tries to be all issues to all individuals: it is a clamshell, a convertible and a standalone pill, the place most laptops accept two out of three. But prior to now couple of years the competitors for artistic {dollars} has gotten lots more durable whereas the Surface Book has just about stood nonetheless. If you need its precise mixture of convertible/removable/clamshell operation or need to keep it up as an improve from the Surface Book 2, it will not disappoint.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 06/01/2020
81% Microsoft Surface Book 3 15 review: Likable but not lovable
Source: CNet English
Microsoft's update to the 15-inch Surface Book 2, the aptly named Surface Book 3, remains essentially the same. It's still the laptop that tries to be all things to all people: it's a clamshell, a convertible and a standalone tablet, where most laptops settle for two out of three. But in the past couple of years the competition for creative dollars has gotten a lot tougher while the Surface Book has pretty much stood still. If you want its exact combination of convertible/detachable/clamshell operation or want to stick with it as an upgrade from the Surface Book 2, it won't disappoint.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 06/01/2020
Rating: Total score: 81% performance: 80% mobility: 80% workmanship: 80%
80% Surface Book 3 15-inch review: Beautiful, yet limited
Source: Engadget English
The Surface Book 3 offers a few hardware upgrades, but its unique design is clearly holding it back against more powerful competitors. It’s still a compelling option for creatives, but be aware there are far faster machines for the same price.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 05/22/2020
Rating: Total score: 80%
Microsoft Surface Book 3 review: The 'ultimate laptop' needs new ideas
Source: Good Gear Guide English
Microsoft’s Surface Book 3 attempts to be all things for all people: the PC you create with during the day, and the laptop you relax with at night. Honestly, Microsoft’s vision of a big, beautiful workstation/tablet/gaming PC/productivity machine has always deeply resonated with me. It's hard to find a gaming PC with such an excellent keyboard, or a productivity laptop with such a powerful GPU inside. All of this is elegantly wrapped, with the Surface bow on top. This is Microsoft’s premier PC experience.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 05/19/2020
80% Microsoft Surface Book 3 review: The 'ultimate laptop' needs new ideas
Source: PC World English
Microsoft's Surface Book 3 upgrades the CPU and GPU options, while leaving the rest of this convertible 2-in-1 largely unchanged. In a rapidly changing and improving landscape, that stability's a bit of a liability.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 05/19/2020
Rating: Total score: 80%
Microsoft Surface Book 3 gets a Quadro pro graphics boost
Source: CNet English
It's been about 2.5 years since the Surface Book 2, Microsoft's laptop that tries to be all things to all people; it's a clamshell, a convertible and a detachable, where most laptops settle for two out of three. Even after all that time, the Surface Book 3 gets a mostly run-of-the-mill refresh, launched along with a brushed-up version of Microsoft's tiniest tablet, the Surface Go 2: 10th-gen Intel processors with the accompanying memory improvements, current-generation Nvidia GTX graphics, upgrade to Wi-Fi 6 and a bump to 10Gbps USB-C from 5Gbps.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 05/06/2020

Comment

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Max-Q: Mid range dedicated graphics card for thin and light laptops based on the GTX 1660 Ti with reduced clock speeds and optimized drivers.

With these GPUs you are able to play modern and demanding games fluently at medium detail settings and HD resolution.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.


i7-1065G7: Ice Lake based low power quad-core processor for thin and light laptops. The four cores clock between 1.3 - 3.9 GHz and should offer 18% more IPC (instructions per clock) than the previous generations (and therefore partly close the clock speed gap). Produced in 10nm at Intel.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


14":

Above all, this display size is used for subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles. For all three types, this size is quite large. The biggest variety of subnotebooks is represented with this size.

Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.


1.9 kg:

This weight is typical for very big tablets, subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles with a 11-13 inch display-diagonal.


Microsoft:

Microsoft smartphones and tablets have been tested since 2012. There are many reviews with average ratings. The reader's interest is quite given, but the market share is not big enough for the Top 5 smartphone manufacturers (as of 2016).


80.33%: This rating should be considered to be average. This is because the proportion of notebooks which have a higher rating is approximately equal to the proportion which have a lower rating.


» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

 

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Stefan Hinum (Update: 2020-06- 7)