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Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 13, i5-1035G7

Specifications

Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 13, i5-1035G7
Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 13, i5-1035G7 (Surface Laptop 3 Series)
Memory
8192 MB 
, DDR4-3733
Display
13.5 inch 3:2, 2256 x 1504 pixel 201 PPI, Capacitive, native pen support, IPS, glossy: yes
Storage
256 GB NVMe, 256 GB 
,
Connections
1 USB 3.0 / 3.1 Gen1, 1 DisplayPort, 1 Docking Station Port, Audio Connections: 3.5mm, Brightness Sensor, 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): 14.5 x 308 x 223 ( = 0.57 x 12.13 x 8.78 in)
Battery
Lithium-Ion, Battery runtime (according to manufacturer): 11.5 h
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 10 Home 64 Bit
Camera
Webcam: HD 720p
Additional features
Speakers: Stereo, Keyboard: Chiclet, Keyboard Light: yes, 12 Months Warranty
Weight
1.31 kg ( = 46.21 oz / 2.89 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)
Price
1450 Euro

 

Pricecompare

Average Score: 80% - good
Average of 3 scores (from 3 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 80%, features: - %, display: - % mobility: 70%, workmanship: 90%, ergonomy: - %, emissions: - %

Reviews for the Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 13, i5-1035G7

80% Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 (13-inch, 2019) review: Third time, still a charm
Source: CNet English
With some more juice, the Surface Laptop 3 would be hard to beat in this ultracompetitive category. As it is, though, the strong trackpad/keyboard combo, improved performance and snazzy (though little changed) design make the Laptop 3 worth the price tag.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 11/22/2019
Rating: Total score: 80% performance: 80% mobility: 70% workmanship: 90%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 (13-inch) review
Source: Good Gear Guide English
The Surface Laptop 3 hits all the notes you’d want to hit without radically deviating from what have made previous Surface Laptops work. If you’re uninterested in the tablet form-factor offered by the Surface Pro 7 and want to get your hands on a Windows-based clamshell that’ll excel at the ordinary, this remains a competitive option that’s easy to recommend to all but the most demanding power users. For them, the Surface Book is the place to go.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 11/05/2019
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 (13-inch) review
Source: PC World Australia English
The Surface Laptop 3 hits all the notes you’d want to hit without radically deviating from what have made previous Surface Laptops work. If you’re uninterested in the tablet form-factor offered by the Surface Pro 7 and want to get your hands on a Windows-based clamshell that’ll excel at the ordinary, this remains a competitive option that’s easy to recommend to all but the most demanding power users. For them, the Surface Book is the place to go.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 11/05/2019
Rating: Total score: 80%

Comment

Intel Iris Plus Graphics G7 (Ice Lake 64 EU): Integrated graphics card in Intel Ice-Lake G7 SoCs based on the new Gen. 11 architecture with 64 EUs (Execution Units / Shader Cluster). The clock rate depends on the processor model ranging from 300 MHz base to 1050 - 1100 MHz boost. The Ice-Lake chips are produced in the modern 10nm process at Intel produced.

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.

1035G7: Ice-Lake based low power quad core processor for thin and light laptops. Integrated four Sunnycove cores clocked at 1.2 - 3.7 GHz that support Hyperthreading (8 threads). Furthermore, the SoC integrates a relatively fast Iris Plus G7 graphics card  and Wifi 6 / Thunderbolt partly integrated. The chip is manufactured in the modern 10nm process at Intel.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.

13.5":

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.

1.31 kg:

This weight is typical for big tablets, small subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles with a 10-11 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%: This rating is not convincing. The laptop is evaluated below average, this is not really a recommendation for purchase.

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

 

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Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 15, i7-1065G7
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Iris Plus Graphics G7 (Ice Lake 64 EU), Ice Lake 1065G7, 15.6", 2 kg

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Devices from the same Manufacturer

Microsoft Surface Pro 7 Core i5-1035G4
Iris Plus Graphics G4 (Ice Lake 48 EU), Ice Lake 1035G4, 12.3", 0.775 kg
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Iris Plus Graphics G4 (Ice Lake 48 EU), Ice Lake 1035G4, 12.3", 0.776 kg
Microsoft Surface Pro 7, Core i7-1065G7
Iris Plus Graphics G7 (Ice Lake 64 EU), Ice Lake 1065G7, 12.3", 0.79 kg
Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 13, Core i7-1065G7
Iris Plus Graphics G7 (Ice Lake 64 EU), Ice Lake 1065G7, 13.5", 1.31 kg
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Stefan Hinum (Update: 2019-12- 3)