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Microsoft Surface Laptop Series

Microsoft Surface Laptop Go Core i5Processor: Intel Ice Lake i5-1035G1, Intel Kaby Lake Refresh i5-8250U, Intel Kaby Lake Refresh i7-8650U, Intel Kaby Lake i5-7200U, Intel Kaby Lake i7-7660U
Graphics Adapter: Intel HD Graphics 620, Intel Iris Plus Graphics 640, Intel UHD Graphics 620, Intel UHD Graphics G1 (Ice Lake 32 EU)
Display: 12.40 inch, 13.50 inch
Weight: 1.11kg, 1.25kg, 1.28kg, 1.4kg
Price: 900, 1000, 1700 euro
Average Score: 80.01% - good
Average of 197 scores (from 292 reviews)
price: 70%, performance: 76%, features: 64%, display: 82%
mobility: 83%, workmanship: 87%, ergonomy: 85%, emissions: 93%

 

Microsoft Surface Laptop i5

Specifications

Microsoft Surface Laptop i5Notebook: Microsoft Surface Laptop i5
Processor: Intel Kaby Lake i5-7200U
Graphics Adapter: Intel HD Graphics 620
Display: 13.50 inch, 3:2, 2256 x 1504 pixels
Weight: 1.25kg
Price: 1000 euro
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Average Score: 82.32% - good

Average of 74 scores (from 120 reviews)

 

85.4% Microsoft Surface Laptop (i5-7200U) Review | Notebookcheck
All screen and no substance. The new Surface Laptop sounds and looks more special than it really is. While the unique 3:2 touchscreen is bright, crisp, and colorful for graphic artists, almost everything else fails to impress.
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop Review
Source: Laptop Mag English
The Surface Laptop is one of sexiest laptops ever, and it backs up those great looks with solid performance, long battery life and a top-notch typing experience.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 10/02/2018
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop Review
Source: Laptop Mag English
The Surface Laptop is one of sexiest laptops ever, and it backs up those great looks with solid performance, long battery life and a top-notch typing experience.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 10/02/2018
Rating: Total score: 80%
54% Microsoft Surface Laptop Review
Source: Think Digit English
A MacBook-level Windows laptop with commendable design, portability, attention to detail, and performance. Get it if you find the asking price acceptable and aren’t fazed by a lack of IO ports.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 08/23/2018
Rating: Total score: 54%
54% Microsoft Surface Laptop Review
Source: Think Digit English
A MacBook-level Windows laptop with commendable design, portability, attention to detail, and performance. Get it if you find the asking price acceptable and aren’t fazed by a lack of IO ports.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 08/23/2018
Rating: Total score: 54%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop Review
Source: NDTV Gadgets English
Microsoft has designed a very good-looking laptop. It delivers solid performance for everyday tasks, as well as great battery life, while still being slim and light. It feels extremely premium and will definitely grab eyeballs. However, the focus seems to have been a bit too narrow. The looks come at the cost of common usability issues such as only having a single USB port and not being able to upgrade or replace any parts. We think this laptop would be best suited for frequent travellers who care more about work than entertainment.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 08/07/2018
Rating: Total score: 80% price: 60% performance: 70% display: 80% mobility: 90% workmanship: 80%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop Review
Source: NDTV Gadgets English
Microsoft has designed a very good-looking laptop. It delivers solid performance for everyday tasks, as well as great battery life, while still being slim and light. It feels extremely premium and will definitely grab eyeballs. However, the focus seems to have been a bit too narrow. The looks come at the cost of common usability issues such as only having a single USB port and not being able to upgrade or replace any parts. We think this laptop would be best suited for frequent travellers who care more about work than entertainment.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 08/07/2018
Rating: Total score: 80% price: 60% performance: 70% display: 80% mobility: 90% workmanship: 80%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop review: ultra-portable, or ultra-pointless?
Source: It Pro English
As a first stab at a proper lightweight notebook, the Surface Studio is a capable and accomplished offering. It's held back slightly by the omission of USB-C connectivity and the decision to ship it with Windows 10 S, but it's otherwise an absolutely superb device.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 04/20/2018
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop review: ultra-portable, or ultra-pointless?
Source: It Pro English
As a first stab at a proper lightweight notebook, the Surface Studio is a capable and accomplished offering. It's held back slightly by the omission of USB-C connectivity and the decision to ship it with Windows 10 S, but it's otherwise an absolutely superb device.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 04/20/2018
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop review: ultra-portable, or ultra-pointless?
Source: It Pro English
Microsoft has made some slightly baffling decisions with the Surface Laptop. Debuting Windows 10 S - an operating system that would be most at home on a low-budget Chromebook rival - on what is otherwise a top-notch ultrabook is an odd choice, as is spurning the incredible versatility of the USB-C standard.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 03/14/2018
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop review: ultra-portable, or ultra-pointless?
Source: It Pro English
Microsoft has made some slightly baffling decisions with the Surface Laptop. Debuting Windows 10 S - an operating system that would be most at home on a low-budget Chromebook rival - on what is otherwise a top-notch ultrabook is an odd choice, as is spurning the incredible versatility of the USB-C standard.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 03/14/2018
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop review
Source: Techradar English
Microsoft continues its winning streak with the brilliant Surface Laptop, which combines a thin and light design with powerful components.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 03/06/2018
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop review
Source: Techradar English
Microsoft continues its winning streak with the brilliant Surface Laptop, which combines a thin and light design with powerful components.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 03/06/2018
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop review: ultra-portable, or ultra-pointless?
Source: It Pro English
As a first stab at a proper lightweight notebook, the Surface Studio is a capable and accomplished offering. It's held back slightly by the omission of USB-C connectivity and the decision to ship it with Windows 10 S, but it's otherwise an absolutely superb device.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 02/07/2018
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop review: ultra-portable, or ultra-pointless?
Source: It Pro English
As a first stab at a proper lightweight notebook, the Surface Studio is a capable and accomplished offering. It's held back slightly by the omission of USB-C connectivity and the decision to ship it with Windows 10 S, but it's otherwise an absolutely superb device.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 02/07/2018
Rating: Total score: 80%
Hands-on with the Microsoft Surface Laptop: it's a pretty laptop
Source: Hardware Zone English
If you’re seriously considering the Surface Laptop and wonders how it stacks up against the competition in the premium thin-and-light segment in general, we’ve a separate story here.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 01/27/2018
Hands-on with the Microsoft Surface Laptop: it's a pretty laptop
Source: Hardware Zone English
If you’re seriously considering the Surface Laptop and wonders how it stacks up against the competition in the premium thin-and-light segment in general, we’ve a separate story here.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 01/27/2018
Microsoft Surface Laptop Review: Plush, Premium Design In A Competitive Category
Source: Hot Hardware English
Overall, the Microsoft Surface Laptop is a solid option if its build quality, industrial design, plush Alcantara keyboard and 3:2 aspect ratio display strike your fancy. Starting at $799, or roughly $1K as configured, it's a competent Windows laptop with a few caveats, but a unique, clean design signature.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 12/28/2017
Microsoft Surface Laptop Review: Plush, Premium Design In A Competitive Category
Source: Hot Hardware English
Overall, the Microsoft Surface Laptop is a solid option if its build quality, industrial design, plush Alcantara keyboard and 3:2 aspect ratio display strike your fancy. Starting at $799, or roughly $1K as configured, it's a competent Windows laptop with a few caveats, but a unique, clean design signature.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 12/28/2017
90% Microsoft Surface Laptop – when only a laptop will do (review)
Source: Gadgetguy English
I like it. I would likely take the free upgrade from W10S to Pro as I am a power user but I can see where it makes sense in education and other environments. Perfect for students!
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 11/28/2017
Rating: Total score: 90% price: 80% performance: 80% workmanship: 100%
90% Microsoft Surface Laptop – when only a laptop will do (review)
Source: Gadgetguy English
I like it. I would likely take the free upgrade from W10S to Pro as I am a power user but I can see where it makes sense in education and other environments. Perfect for students!
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 11/28/2017
Rating: Total score: 90% price: 80% performance: 80% workmanship: 100%
85% Surface Laptop review: It's a lot better than I expected
Source: Neowin English
Microsoft's Surface Laptop is actually a lot better than I expected it to be. Yes, the selection of ports bothers me greatly, although you won't mind if you're already invested in Surface accessories, but the Laptop is just a really pleasant device to use.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 11/18/2017
Rating: Total score: 85%
85% Surface Laptop review: It's a lot better than I expected
Source: Neowin English
Microsoft's Surface Laptop is actually a lot better than I expected it to be. Yes, the selection of ports bothers me greatly, although you won't mind if you're already invested in Surface accessories, but the Laptop is just a really pleasant device to use.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 11/18/2017
Rating: Total score: 85%
70% Microsoft Surface Laptop Review and Ratings
Source: Computer Shopper English
The Surface Laptop impresses on style, stuns on battery life, and sports one of the best laptop screens to date. But our quibbles (the fabric-covered keyboard, and a few other issues) overshadow it, in a field crowded with excellent premium portables.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 10/13/2017
Rating: Total score: 70%
70% Microsoft Surface Laptop Review and Ratings
Source: Computer Shopper English
The Surface Laptop impresses on style, stuns on battery life, and sports one of the best laptop screens to date. But our quibbles (the fabric-covered keyboard, and a few other issues) overshadow it, in a field crowded with excellent premium portables.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 10/13/2017
Rating: Total score: 70%
Surface Laptop Review: Windows with Walls
Source: Paste English
At $1299, you can find cheaper options or ones with better specs, but none of these systems come wrapped in Alcantara fabric. Unless you’re set on Windows 10 S, HP’s 13-inch Spectre x360 represents a better value at that price—it has a convertible hinge, comes with twice the RAM and double the storage and supports Thunderbolt 3 over USB Type-C. The Surface Laptop places a large premium for design, and if you’re willing to pay to play, then Microsoft’s debut notebook will give you fast performance, long battery life and plenty of style, especially if you’re able to take advantage of Microsoft’s free upgrade path to Windows 10 Pro through the end of the year.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 08/07/2017
Surface Laptop Review: Windows with Walls
Source: Paste English
At $1299, you can find cheaper options or ones with better specs, but none of these systems come wrapped in Alcantara fabric. Unless you’re set on Windows 10 S, HP’s 13-inch Spectre x360 represents a better value at that price—it has a convertible hinge, comes with twice the RAM and double the storage and supports Thunderbolt 3 over USB Type-C. The Surface Laptop places a large premium for design, and if you’re willing to pay to play, then Microsoft’s debut notebook will give you fast performance, long battery life and plenty of style, especially if you’re able to take advantage of Microsoft’s free upgrade path to Windows 10 Pro through the end of the year.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 08/07/2017
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop Review: The anti-MacBook Pro
Source: Slashgear English
How that buying decision will feel two years down the line I’m not so sure about, and I do think most people are better off bypassing Windows 10 S from the get-go for the full version. Nonetheless, Microsoft has delivered just what was asked of it. The Surface Laptop is the go-to, gimmick-free notebook that puts Windows 10 front and center.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 07/20/2017
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop Review: The anti-MacBook Pro
Source: Slashgear English
How that buying decision will feel two years down the line I’m not so sure about, and I do think most people are better off bypassing Windows 10 S from the get-go for the full version. Nonetheless, Microsoft has delivered just what was asked of it. The Surface Laptop is the go-to, gimmick-free notebook that puts Windows 10 front and center.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 07/20/2017
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop
Source: PC Mag English
Microsoft's Surface Laptop with Windows 10 S is aimed at students looking for a sleek alternative to the aging Apple MacBook Air. It's stylish and powerful, but you'll want to nab the free Windows 10 Pro upgrade while you can.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 07/19/2017
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop
Source: PC Mag English
Microsoft's Surface Laptop with Windows 10 S is aimed at students looking for a sleek alternative to the aging Apple MacBook Air. It's stylish and powerful, but you'll want to nab the free Windows 10 Pro upgrade while you can.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 07/19/2017
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Surface Laptop review: Microsoft's MacBook Air killer nails what students need
Source: PC World English
Microsoft's Surface Laptop is a reasonably-priced premium laptop whose excellent battery life and light weight outweigh any restrictions placed upon users by the Windows 10 S operating system.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 07/18/2017
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Surface Laptop review: Microsoft's MacBook Air killer nails what students need
Source: PC World English
Microsoft's Surface Laptop is a reasonably-priced premium laptop whose excellent battery life and light weight outweigh any restrictions placed upon users by the Windows 10 S operating system.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 07/18/2017
Rating: Total score: 80%
Microsoft Surface Laptop review: A great notebook with one small flaw
Source: Yahoo English
The Surface Laptop also marks the debut of Microsoft’s new Windows 10 S operating system, a more security- and performance-minded variant of Windows 10. Unfortunately, to get those features, you also have to sacrifice some of your independence when it comes to what you can put on your own computer.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 07/14/2017
Microsoft Surface Laptop review: A great notebook with one small flaw
Source: Yahoo English
The Surface Laptop also marks the debut of Microsoft’s new Windows 10 S operating system, a more security- and performance-minded variant of Windows 10. Unfortunately, to get those features, you also have to sacrifice some of your independence when it comes to what you can put on your own computer.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 07/14/2017
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop Review
Source: Toptenreviews English
With similar devices achieving 100 per cent sRGB and beyond, the screen is a let-down, but overall this is a very nice laptop indeed.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 07/10/2017
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop Review
Source: Toptenreviews English
With similar devices achieving 100 per cent sRGB and beyond, the screen is a let-down, but overall this is a very nice laptop indeed.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 07/10/2017
Rating: Total score: 80%
90% Microsoft Surface Laptop review
Source: Tech Advisor English
The Surface Laptop isn't the most affordable laptop around but it's not outrageous either compared to rivals. Microsoft has done a great job of creating a well-made, thin and desirable laptop. We'd tweak the ports on offer and upgrade from Windows 10 S to Pro, but we can live with the niggles considering the specs and excellent battery life.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 07/03/2017
Rating: Total score: 90%
90% Microsoft Surface Laptop review
Source: Tech Advisor English
The Surface Laptop isn't the most affordable laptop around but it's not outrageous either compared to rivals. Microsoft has done a great job of creating a well-made, thin and desirable laptop. We'd tweak the ports on offer and upgrade from Windows 10 S to Pro, but we can live with the niggles considering the specs and excellent battery life.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 07/03/2017
Rating: Total score: 90%
Surface Laptop review: Microsoft's MacBook Air killer nails what students need
Source: Good Gear Guide English
Oddly, the Surface Laptop feels like progress forward and back, all at once. Microsoft originally designed the Surface lineup to hustle its hardware partners faster into the future, implicitly stripping Apple of its design cachet and encouraging consumers to buy new PCs. Now, the Surface Laptop has stepped down a rung, challenging some of the cheaper, more mainstream product lines of its hardware partners to keep up. Laptops like HP’s latest Spectre x360 already do, but other vendors could use a push.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 06/30/2017
Surface Laptop review: Microsoft's MacBook Air killer nails what students need
Source: Good Gear Guide English
Oddly, the Surface Laptop feels like progress forward and back, all at once. Microsoft originally designed the Surface lineup to hustle its hardware partners faster into the future, implicitly stripping Apple of its design cachet and encouraging consumers to buy new PCs. Now, the Surface Laptop has stepped down a rung, challenging some of the cheaper, more mainstream product lines of its hardware partners to keep up. Laptops like HP’s latest Spectre x360 already do, but other vendors could use a push.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 06/30/2017
80% Surface Laptop review: Microsoft's MacBook Air killer nails what students need
Source: PC World English
Oddly, the Surface Laptop feels like progress forward and back, all at once. Microsoft originally designed the Surface lineup to hustle its hardware partners faster into the future, implicitly stripping Apple of its design cachet and encouraging consumers to buy new PCs. Now, the Surface Laptop has stepped down a rung, challenging some of the cheaper, more mainstream product lines of its hardware partners to keep up. Laptops like HP’s latest Spectre x360 already do, but other vendors could use a push.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 06/30/2017
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Surface Laptop review: Microsoft's MacBook Air killer nails what students need
Source: PC World English
Oddly, the Surface Laptop feels like progress forward and back, all at once. Microsoft originally designed the Surface lineup to hustle its hardware partners faster into the future, implicitly stripping Apple of its design cachet and encouraging consumers to buy new PCs. Now, the Surface Laptop has stepped down a rung, challenging some of the cheaper, more mainstream product lines of its hardware partners to keep up. Laptops like HP’s latest Spectre x360 already do, but other vendors could use a push.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 06/30/2017
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Review: Microsoft Surface Laptop
Source: V3.co.uk English
The Dell XPS 13 isn't as pretty, but it undercuts it and offers more ports. Meanwhile, the Huawei MateBook X is a different kind of pretty and ships with a USB dock, while also undercutting it.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 06/28/2017
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Review: Microsoft Surface Laptop
Source: V3.co.uk English
The Dell XPS 13 isn't as pretty, but it undercuts it and offers more ports. Meanwhile, the Huawei MateBook X is a different kind of pretty and ships with a USB dock, while also undercutting it.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 06/28/2017
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop review
Source: Trusted Reviews English
On balance, I would still recommend the Dell XPS 13 at this price, the Lenovo IdeaPad 710S for under a grand, and the Acer Swift 3 for those on a budget. The Surface Laptop does have the advantage of coming with some hefty discounts if you’re a student, which are well worth looking at.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 06/27/2017
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop review
Source: Trusted Reviews English
On balance, I would still recommend the Dell XPS 13 at this price, the Lenovo IdeaPad 710S for under a grand, and the Acer Swift 3 for those on a budget. The Surface Laptop does have the advantage of coming with some hefty discounts if you’re a student, which are well worth looking at.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 06/27/2017
Rating: Total score: 80%
100% Review: Microsoft Surface Laptop
Source: PC Authority English
From its classy carpeted aesthetic to its new Windows 10 S operating system, there's a lot that's different about this Surface - but this is all to its credit. Want to get your work done? You've got both the apps for that and ample battery life to be getting on with. Want to unwind? For a simple spot of Netflix, the Laptop’s screen is a beaut.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 06/14/2017
Rating: Total score: 100%
100% Review: Microsoft Surface Laptop
Source: PC Authority English
From its classy carpeted aesthetic to its new Windows 10 S operating system, there's a lot that's different about this Surface - but this is all to its credit. Want to get your work done? You've got both the apps for that and ample battery life to be getting on with. Want to unwind? For a simple spot of Netflix, the Laptop’s screen is a beaut.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 06/14/2017
Rating: Total score: 100%
83% Microsoft Surface Laptop review:
Source: CNet English
While it doesn't necessarily stand out in a crowded field, the Surface Laptop has a great design and is a solid, travel-friendly clamshell PC.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 06/13/2017
Rating: Total score: 83% performance: 70% mobility: 80% workmanship: 90%
83% Microsoft Surface Laptop review:
Source: CNet English
While it doesn't necessarily stand out in a crowded field, the Surface Laptop has a great design and is a solid, travel-friendly clamshell PC.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 06/13/2017
Rating: Total score: 83% performance: 70% mobility: 80% workmanship: 90%
Microsoft Surface Laptop review: Much more than an elite Chromebook competitor
Source: Pocket Lint English
The Microsoft Surface Book is a really interesting laptop. It's gorgeous to look at, incredibly well built… and comes with a hampered version of Windows and all costs a fairly considerable sum of money. In that regard it's going to be mis-matched for the education sector at which it is pitched.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 06/13/2017
100% Microsoft Surface Laptop review
Source: Stuff TV English
Fair play to Microsoft, the Surface Laptop might sound like a mess on paper but in the cold light of day it's a unique joy to behold.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 06/13/2017
Rating: Total score: 100%
Microsoft Surface Laptop review: Much more than an elite Chromebook competitor
Source: Pocket Lint English
The Microsoft Surface Book is a really interesting laptop. It's gorgeous to look at, incredibly well built… and comes with a hampered version of Windows and all costs a fairly considerable sum of money. In that regard it's going to be mis-matched for the education sector at which it is pitched.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 06/13/2017
100% Microsoft Surface Laptop review
Source: Stuff TV English
Fair play to Microsoft, the Surface Laptop might sound like a mess on paper but in the cold light of day it's a unique joy to behold.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 06/13/2017
Rating: Total score: 100%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop Review
Source: Laptop Mag English
Overall, the Dell XPS 13 is still our top pick, because it offers more ports and starts at a lower price ($799) while offering a speedier SSD. Still, the Surface Laptop delivers, including typing comfort, performance, display quality and battery life. And if you really want a touch screen, you can get it for much less than the XPS 13 ($999 versus $1,256).
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 06/13/2017
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop Review
Source: Laptop Mag English
Overall, the Dell XPS 13 is still our top pick, because it offers more ports and starts at a lower price ($799) while offering a speedier SSD. Still, the Surface Laptop delivers, including typing comfort, performance, display quality and battery life. And if you really want a touch screen, you can get it for much less than the XPS 13 ($999 versus $1,256).
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 06/13/2017
Rating: Total score: 80%
89% The Surface Laptop is the pinnacle of design
Source: Engadget English
Microsoft set out to make the most refined notebook it could with the Surface Laptop, and for the most part it succeeded. It's sleek and powerful and has great battery life. It might seem like a step back for Microsoft, after trying to promote new twists on notebooks over the past few years. But it's more of a realization: There's still a huge demand for traditional laptops. And Microsoft just showed how it's done.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 06/13/2017
Rating: Total score: 89%
89% The Surface Laptop is the pinnacle of design
Source: Engadget English
Microsoft set out to make the most refined notebook it could with the Surface Laptop, and for the most part it succeeded. It's sleek and powerful and has great battery life. It might seem like a step back for Microsoft, after trying to promote new twists on notebooks over the past few years. But it's more of a realization: There's still a huge demand for traditional laptops. And Microsoft just showed how it's done.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 06/13/2017
Rating: Total score: 89%
88% Microsoft Surface Laptop With Windows 10 Pro Review
Source: The Verge English
Fortunately, upgrading to Windows 10 Pro is quick, easy, free (for now), and doesn’t have any particular downside, so it’s something I recommend you do. (And chances are, you’d probably do it even without my recommendation.) Provided you make that upgrade, the Surface Laptop might be the new default computer I recommend, essentially taking over exactly where the MacBook Air left off.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 06/13/2017
Rating: Total score: 88%
88% Microsoft Surface Laptop With Windows 10 Pro Review
Source: The Verge English
Fortunately, upgrading to Windows 10 Pro is quick, easy, free (for now), and doesn’t have any particular downside, so it’s something I recommend you do. (And chances are, you’d probably do it even without my recommendation.) Provided you make that upgrade, the Surface Laptop might be the new default computer I recommend, essentially taking over exactly where the MacBook Air left off.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 06/13/2017
Rating: Total score: 88%
Surface Laptop Review Roundup: Nice Hardware, Windows 10 S Disappoints
Source: Extreme Tech English
The press are generally positive about the laptop as a whole. The Verge notes that the $1,300 model is “the new de facto Windows laptop that most people who want a Windows laptop should get.” Engadget states that while overall performance scores are solid, the Surface Laptop’s storage scores are only ~50 percent of the Surface Pro 4. Gaming performance is, as expected, very low — don’t plan on playing anything but simple, low-spec games on this system. Even so, Engadget says: “There’s still a huge demand for traditional laptops. And Microsoft just showed how it’s done.” CNET is less positive, arguing that while the Surface Laptop does nothing wrong, it also doesn’t particularly distinguish itself compared with equivalently priced devices, either.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 06/13/2017
Surface Laptop Review Roundup: Nice Hardware, Windows 10 S Disappoints
Source: Extreme Tech English
The press are generally positive about the laptop as a whole. The Verge notes that the $1,300 model is “the new de facto Windows laptop that most people who want a Windows laptop should get.” Engadget states that while overall performance scores are solid, the Surface Laptop’s storage scores are only ~50 percent of the Surface Pro 4. Gaming performance is, as expected, very low — don’t plan on playing anything but simple, low-spec games on this system. Even so, Engadget says: “There’s still a huge demand for traditional laptops. And Microsoft just showed how it’s done.” CNET is less positive, arguing that while the Surface Laptop does nothing wrong, it also doesn’t particularly distinguish itself compared with equivalently priced devices, either.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 06/13/2017
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop review: wonderfully engineered high-end laptop with just a few baffling quirks
Source: T3 English
The Surface Laptop is a beautiful thing, and works very well. I'm not sure the fabric palm rests and use of Windows 10 S are the greatest ideas, but mainly I think the pricing is just that bit too high.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 06/12/2017
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop review: wonderfully engineered high-end laptop with just a few baffling quirks
Source: T3 English
The Surface Laptop is a beautiful thing, and works very well. I'm not sure the fabric palm rests and use of Windows 10 S are the greatest ideas, but mainly I think the pricing is just that bit too high.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 06/12/2017
Rating: Total score: 80%
Hands-on with the Microsoft Surface Laptop: it's a pretty laptop
Source: Hardware Zone English
In more ways than one, the Surface Laptop is the first erm… traditional laptop that Microsoft has built. And by that, I meant a screen attached firmly to a keyboard base, with neither the kickstand and detachable keyboard cover that you see on the Surface Pro 2-in–1 models, nor the funky hinge that lets you separate the screen from the GPU base like what you’ve on the Surface Book hybrid.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 05/22/2017
Hands-on with the Microsoft Surface Laptop: it's a pretty laptop
Source: Hardware Zone English
In more ways than one, the Surface Laptop is the first erm… traditional laptop that Microsoft has built. And by that, I meant a screen attached firmly to a keyboard base, with neither the kickstand and detachable keyboard cover that you see on the Surface Pro 2-in–1 models, nor the funky hinge that lets you separate the screen from the GPU base like what you’ve on the Surface Book hybrid.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 05/22/2017
Microsoft Surface Laptop Hands On: Setting The Standard Once Again
Source: Lowyat.net English
The time I had with Surface Laptop was rather too brief, unfortunately. I was not able to test things like the volume output from the hidden omnidirectional speakers, and the laptop’s performance. But one thing is for sure: it is definitely one of the best looking Windows laptops at the moment.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 05/09/2017
Microsoft Surface Laptop Hands On: Setting The Standard Once Again
Source: Lowyat.net English
The time I had with Surface Laptop was rather too brief, unfortunately. I was not able to test things like the volume output from the hidden omnidirectional speakers, and the laptop’s performance. But one thing is for sure: it is definitely one of the best looking Windows laptops at the moment.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 05/09/2017
Microsoft Surface Laptop
Source: PC Mag English
Microsoft's Surface Laptop with Windows 10 S is aimed at students looking for a sleek alternative to the aging Apple MacBook Air.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 05/02/2017
Microsoft Surface Laptop
Source: PC Mag English
Microsoft's Surface Laptop with Windows 10 S is aimed at students looking for a sleek alternative to the aging Apple MacBook Air.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 05/02/2017

Foreign Reviews

Schönes Notebook mit hoher Laufzeit ist verschlossen
Source: Computerbase German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 09/05/2017
Schönes Notebook mit hoher Laufzeit ist verschlossen
Source: Computerbase German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 09/05/2017
Schickes Arbeits-Notebook mit Einschränkungen
Source: PC Welt German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 08/29/2017
Schickes Arbeits-Notebook mit Einschränkungen
Source: PC Welt German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 08/29/2017
Microsoft Surface Laptop Stoff reicht nicht
Source: HardwareLuxx German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 08/23/2017
Microsoft Surface Laptop Stoff reicht nicht
Source: HardwareLuxx German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 08/23/2017
Referenz mit aufgeklebtem Teppich
Source: Futurezone.at German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 07/14/2017
Referenz mit aufgeklebtem Teppich
Source: Futurezone.at German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 07/14/2017
90% Microsoft Surface Laptop Eine Grazie aus Alu.
Source: PCtipp.ch German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 06/22/2017
Rating: Total score: 90%
90% Microsoft Surface Laptop Eine Grazie aus Alu.
Source: PCtipp.ch German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 06/22/2017
Rating: Total score: 90%
90% Microsoft Surface Laptop review
Source: PC Actual Spanish ES→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 08/15/2017
Rating: Total score: 90%
90% Microsoft Surface Laptop review
Source: PC Actual Spanish ES→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 08/15/2017
Rating: Total score: 90%
Microsoft Surface Laptop – Análisis, características, precio, vs MacBook Air y Chromebook Pixel
Source: Comprar Tec Spanish ES→EN
Positive: Compact size; light weight; long battery life; good ergonomy.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 05/09/2017
Microsoft Surface Laptop – Análisis, características, precio, vs MacBook Air y Chromebook Pixel
Source: Comprar Tec Spanish ES→EN
Positive: Compact size; light weight; long battery life; good ergonomy.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 05/09/2017
Surface Laptop. Primeiras impressões sobre o portátil da Microsoft.
Source: PC Guia Portuegese PT→EN
Positive: Solid workmanship; nice ergonomy; good connectivity; long battery life.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 06/10/2017
Surface Laptop. Primeiras impressões sobre o portátil da Microsoft.
Source: PC Guia Portuegese PT→EN
Positive: Solid workmanship; nice ergonomy; good connectivity; long battery life.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 06/10/2017
80% RECENSIONE Microsoft Surface Laptop
Source: Andrea Galeazzi Italian IT→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 09/11/2017
Rating: Total score: 80% price: 65% mobility: 80% workmanship: 85%
80% RECENSIONE Microsoft Surface Laptop
Source: Andrea Galeazzi Italian IT→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 09/11/2017
Rating: Total score: 80% price: 65% mobility: 80% workmanship: 85%
81% Recensione Microsoft Surface Laptop
Source: Smart World Italian IT→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 07/05/2017
Rating: Total score: 81% price: 65% features: 75% display: 85% mobility: 80% workmanship: 90%
81% Recensione Microsoft Surface Laptop
Source: Smart World Italian IT→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 07/05/2017
Rating: Total score: 81% price: 65% features: 75% display: 85% mobility: 80% workmanship: 90%
Recensione Surface Laptop: just like a notebook
Source: HDblog.it Italian IT→EN
Positive: Nice design; smart stylus pen; good display; comfortable keyboard. Negative: Slow charge.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 06/29/2017
Recensione Surface Laptop: just like a notebook
Source: HDblog.it Italian IT→EN
Positive: Nice design; smart stylus pen; good display; comfortable keyboard. Negative: Slow charge.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 06/29/2017
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop i5-7200U (8GB, 256GB SSD) (Qwerty US) Bordeauxrood - Reviews
Source: Tweakers Dutch NL→EN
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 04/12/2018
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop i5-7200U (8GB, 256GB SSD) (Qwerty US) Bordeauxrood - Reviews
Source: Tweakers Dutch NL→EN
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 04/12/2018
Rating: Total score: 80%
82% Review: Microsoft Surface Laptop – juweeltje van een laptop
Source: Techzine Dutch NL→EN
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 08/21/2017
Rating: Total score: 82% performance: 75% display: 85% mobility: 85% workmanship: 85%
82% Review: Microsoft Surface Laptop – juweeltje van een laptop
Source: Techzine Dutch NL→EN
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 08/21/2017
Rating: Total score: 82% performance: 75% display: 85% mobility: 85% workmanship: 85%
70% Microsoft Surface Laptop - WinBook Air
Source: Computer Totaal Dutch NL→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 07/26/2017
Rating: Total score: 70%
70% Microsoft Surface Laptop - WinBook Air
Source: Computer Totaal Dutch NL→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 07/26/2017
Rating: Total score: 70%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop Review
Source: Tweakers Dutch NL→EN
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 06/29/2017
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop Review
Source: Tweakers Dutch NL→EN
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 06/29/2017
Rating: Total score: 80%
Microsoft Surface Laptop: luxe laptop met een gemankeerde Windows
Source: Consumentenbond Dutch NL→EN
Positive: Slim size; light weight; powerful hardware; good ergonomy. Negative: Weak connectivity.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 07/11/2017
Microsoft Surface Laptop: luxe laptop met een gemankeerde Windows
Source: Consumentenbond Dutch NL→EN
Positive: Slim size; light weight; powerful hardware; good ergonomy. Negative: Weak connectivity.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 07/11/2017
Review Surface Laptop: goed MacBook-alternatief
Source: Bright.nl Dutch NL→EN
Positive: Stylish design; nice display; comfortable keyboard. Negative: Mediocre speakers.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 06/23/2017
Review Surface Laptop: goed MacBook-alternatief
Source: Bright.nl Dutch NL→EN
Positive: Stylish design; nice display; comfortable keyboard. Negative: Mediocre speakers.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 06/23/2017
90% Test du Microsoft Surface Laptop
Source: CNet France French FR→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 11/27/2018
Rating: Total score: 90%
90% Test du Microsoft Surface Laptop
Source: CNet France French FR→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 11/27/2018
Rating: Total score: 90%
90% Test Du Surface Laptop : Le Quasi Sans-Faute De Microsoft
Source: Fredzone French FR→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 10/08/2017
Rating: Total score: 90% price: 70% performance: 90% display: 90% mobility: 90% workmanship: 80%
90% Test Du Surface Laptop : Le Quasi Sans-Faute De Microsoft
Source: Fredzone French FR→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 10/08/2017
Rating: Total score: 90% price: 70% performance: 90% display: 90% mobility: 90% workmanship: 80%
Test Microsoft Surface Laptop, la prise en main
Source: CNet France French FR→EN
Positive: Slim size; lightweight; high autonomy; good ergonomy.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 05/03/2017
Test Microsoft Surface Laptop, la prise en main
Source: CNet France French FR→EN
Positive: Slim size; lightweight; high autonomy; good ergonomy.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 05/03/2017
79% Recenzja Microsoft Surface Laptop – król laptopów wylądował
Source: Antyweb Turkish PL→EN
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 06/30/2017
Rating: Total score: 79%
79% Recenzja Microsoft Surface Laptop – król laptopów wylądował
Source: Antyweb Turkish PL→EN
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 06/30/2017
Rating: Total score: 79%
5 причин выбрать новый Microsoft Surface Laptop, а не MacBook
Source: Ferra.ru RU→EN
Positive: Good price; comfortable keyboard; nice touchscreen; good connectivity.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 05/05/2017
5 причин выбрать новый Microsoft Surface Laptop, а не MacBook
Source: Ferra.ru RU→EN
Positive: Good price; comfortable keyboard; nice touchscreen; good connectivity.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 05/05/2017
Trên tay Surface Laptop: Chiếc laptop đẹp nhất thế giới
Source: The Gioididong VN→EN
Positive: Beautiful design; support waterproof; slim size and light weight; very long battery life. Negative: Relatively high price.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 05/03/2017
Trên tay Surface Laptop: Chiếc laptop đẹp nhất thế giới
Source: The Gioididong VN→EN
Positive: Beautiful design; support waterproof; slim size and light weight; very long battery life. Negative: Relatively high price.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 05/03/2017
什么神器让你上手难忘?Surface Laptop笑了
Source: PC Online.com.cn zh-CN→EN
Positive: Nice design; slim size; light weight; excellent display; good ergonomy; decent speakers.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 07/10/2017
什么神器让你上手难忘?Surface Laptop笑了
Source: PC Online.com.cn zh-CN→EN
Positive: Nice design; slim size; light weight; excellent display; good ergonomy; decent speakers.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 07/10/2017
85% Test Microsoft Surface Laptop
Source: Tek.no NO→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 06/19/2017
Rating: Total score: 85%
85% Test Microsoft Surface Laptop
Source: Tek.no NO→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 06/19/2017
Rating: Total score: 85%

 

Microsoft Surface Laptop i7

Specifications

Notebook: Microsoft Surface Laptop i7
Processor: Intel Kaby Lake i7-7660U
Graphics Adapter: Intel Iris Plus Graphics 640
Display: 13.50 inch, 3:2, 2256 x 1504 pixels
Weight: 1.25kg
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Average Score: 79.27% - good

Average of 22 scores (from 26 reviews)

 

84.9% Microsoft Surface (i7-7660U) Laptop Review | Notebookcheck
The wolf in sheep's clothing? Why is there another review of the Microsoft Surface Laptop i7? Is this just a rebranding of the recently released i5-based Surface Laptop, but with an Intel Core i7-7660U instead of the i5-7200U? So it is faster and more expensive. And this is what comes to mind at a first glance, however the devil is in the details. There is one thing that we can tell you right off the bat, though: It is becoming scarce!
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop review: Still worth the price of admission?
Source: It Pro English
As a first stab at a proper lightweight notebook, the Surface Studio is a capable and accomplished offering. It's held back slightly by the omission of USB-C connectivity and the decision to ship it with Windows 10 S, but it's otherwise an absolutely superb device.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 11/08/2018
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop review: Still worth the price of admission?
Source: It Pro English
As a first stab at a proper lightweight notebook, the Surface Studio is a capable and accomplished offering. It's held back slightly by the omission of USB-C connectivity and the decision to ship it with Windows 10 S, but it's otherwise an absolutely superb device.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 11/08/2018
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop review: Still worth the price of admission
Source: It Pro English
As a first stab at a proper lightweight notebook, the Surface Studio is a capable and accomplished offering. It's held back slightly by the omission of USB-C connectivity and the decision to ship it with Windows 10 S, but it's otherwise an absolutely superb device.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 10/05/2018
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop review: Still worth the price of admission
Source: It Pro English
As a first stab at a proper lightweight notebook, the Surface Studio is a capable and accomplished offering. It's held back slightly by the omission of USB-C connectivity and the decision to ship it with Windows 10 S, but it's otherwise an absolutely superb device.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 10/05/2018
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop review: Still worth the price of admission
Source: It Pro English
As a first stab at a proper lightweight notebook, the Surface Studio is a capable and accomplished offering. It's held back slightly by the omission of USB-C connectivity and the decision to ship it with Windows 10 S, but it's otherwise an absolutely superb device.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 09/13/2018
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop review: Still worth the price of admission
Source: It Pro English
As a first stab at a proper lightweight notebook, the Surface Studio is a capable and accomplished offering. It's held back slightly by the omission of USB-C connectivity and the decision to ship it with Windows 10 S, but it's otherwise an absolutely superb device.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 09/13/2018
Rating: Total score: 80%
90% Microsoft Surface Laptop review: The best Windows computer money can buy
Source: The Indian Express English
If you don’t mind the premium price tag, the Surface Laptop offers enough for you to really enjoy working or just consuming content on this device. This is what really expect from a laptop in 2018, at least in terms of experience. Clearly, this is one of the best options available for those in the Windows ecosystem.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 08/08/2018
Rating: Total score: 90%
90% Microsoft Surface Laptop review: The best Windows computer money can buy
Source: The Indian Express English
If you don’t mind the premium price tag, the Surface Laptop offers enough for you to really enjoy working or just consuming content on this device. This is what really expect from a laptop in 2018, at least in terms of experience. Clearly, this is one of the best options available for those in the Windows ecosystem.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 08/08/2018
Rating: Total score: 90%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop review: Still worth the price of admission
Source: It Pro English
As a first stab at a proper lightweight notebook, the Surface Studio is a capable and accomplished offering. It's held back slightly by the omission of USB-C connectivity and the decision to ship it with Windows 10 S, but it's otherwise an absolutely superb device.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 07/16/2018
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop review: Still worth the price of admission
Source: It Pro English
As a first stab at a proper lightweight notebook, the Surface Studio is a capable and accomplished offering. It's held back slightly by the omission of USB-C connectivity and the decision to ship it with Windows 10 S, but it's otherwise an absolutely superb device.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 07/16/2018
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop: Is this one of the best Windows notebooks?
Source: Hardware Zone English
And of course, there’s Microsoft’s own Surface Pro tablet. They have very comparable performance and features, but one’s a traditional notebook while the other is a detachable. If you want to find out more about how these two match up, check out our handy comparison guide here.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 05/01/2018
Rating: Total score: 80% price: 75% performance: 80% mobility: 90% workmanship: 85%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop: Is this one of the best Windows notebooks?
Source: Hardware Zone English
And of course, there’s Microsoft’s own Surface Pro tablet. They have very comparable performance and features, but one’s a traditional notebook while the other is a detachable. If you want to find out more about how these two match up, check out our handy comparison guide here.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 05/01/2018
Rating: Total score: 80% price: 75% performance: 80% mobility: 90% workmanship: 85%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop: Is this one of the best Windows notebooks?
Source: Hardware Zone English
And of course, there’s Microsoft’s own Surface Pro tablet. They have very comparable performance and features, but one’s a traditional notebook while the other is a detachable. If you want to find out more about how these two match up, check out our handy comparison guide here.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 03/11/2018
Rating: Total score: 80% price: 75% performance: 80% mobility: 90% workmanship: 85%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop: Is this one of the best Windows notebooks?
Source: Hardware Zone English
And of course, there’s Microsoft’s own Surface Pro tablet. They have very comparable performance and features, but one’s a traditional notebook while the other is a detachable. If you want to find out more about how these two match up, check out our handy comparison guide here.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 03/11/2018
Rating: Total score: 80% price: 75% performance: 80% mobility: 90% workmanship: 85%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop REVIEW: Is this the best Windows Laptop of 2017?
Source: Daily Star English
However, if you’d like more control over what you run on your machine, then there are other alternatives out there that would be better suited to your needs.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 12/30/2017
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop REVIEW: Is this the best Windows Laptop of 2017?
Source: Daily Star English
However, if you’d like more control over what you run on your machine, then there are other alternatives out there that would be better suited to your needs.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 12/30/2017
Rating: Total score: 80%

Foreign Reviews

83% Microsofts Surface Laptop Ultrabook für Minimalisten?
Source: Chip.de German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 11/20/2018
Rating: Total score: 83% performance: 88% features: 71% display: 74% mobility: 94% ergonomy: 85%
83% Microsofts Surface Laptop Ultrabook für Minimalisten?
Source: Chip.de German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 11/20/2018
Rating: Total score: 83% performance: 88% features: 71% display: 74% mobility: 94% ergonomy: 85%
84% Notebook mit Windows 10 S
Source: PC Go - 11/17 German
Single Review, , Short, Date: 11/01/2017
Rating: Total score: 84%
84% Notebook mit Windows 10 S
Source: PC Go - 11/17 German
Single Review, , Short, Date: 11/01/2017
Rating: Total score: 84%
Surface Laptop: il primo notebook classic di Microsoft
Source: Leonardo.it Tech Italian IT→EN
Positive: Excellent display; high autonomy; impressive design.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 12/01/2017
Surface Laptop: il primo notebook classic di Microsoft
Source: Leonardo.it Tech Italian IT→EN
Positive: Excellent display; high autonomy; impressive design.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 12/01/2017
55% Microsoft Surface Laptop review
Source: Diskidee.nl Dutch NL→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 05/28/2018
Rating: Total score: 55% price: 56% performance: 54%
55% Microsoft Surface Laptop review
Source: Diskidee.nl Dutch NL→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 05/28/2018
Rating: Total score: 55% price: 56% performance: 54%
Test, recenzja, opinia – Microsoft Surface Laptop – jak jeden, żywy i spójny organizm
Source: 90 Sekund Turkish PL→EN
Positive: Nice design; solid workmanship; high mobility; powerful hardware; high performance. Negative: Relatively high price.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 02/09/2018
Test, recenzja, opinia – Microsoft Surface Laptop – jak jeden, żywy i spójny organizm
Source: 90 Sekund Turkish PL→EN
Positive: Nice design; solid workmanship; high mobility; powerful hardware; high performance. Negative: Relatively high price.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 02/09/2018

 

Microsoft Surface Laptop 2

Specifications

Microsoft Surface Laptop 2Notebook: Microsoft Surface Laptop 2
Processor: Intel Kaby Lake Refresh i5-8250U
Graphics Adapter: Intel UHD Graphics 620
Display: 13.50 inch, 3:2, 2256 x 1504 pixels
Weight: 1.4kg
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Average Score: 82.8% - good

Average of 30 scores (from 41 reviews)

 

The Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 Review: Surface Essentials
Source: AnandTech English
Overall, the Surface Laptop 2 is an easy laptop to fall for. It offers great styling, a good display, and the Surface touches such as a touch display, great keyboard, and great design. Some people won’t be able to live with a single USB port though, and that decision will knock this laptop out of consideration for those users. But if you don’t need a lot of connectivity, the Surface Laptop 2 is a fantastic device and worthy of consideration. The pricing is generally $100 more than the equivilent Surface Pro though, and that price gap expands significantly at the top end of the range to $400 more for the Surface Laptop for a 1TB Core i7 with 16 GB of RAM. That's a steep price hike over the Surface Pro 6, and is possibly why Microsoft sells far more Surface Pros than anything else in their lineup.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 03/28/2019
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop 2
Source: PC Mag English
Much the same as the original, Microsoft's Surface Laptop 2 remains a sleek ultraportable with a top-notch build, a stellar screen, and a very long-lasting battery. Add a port or two, and it would be a superstar.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 02/20/2019
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 review: Meet the new MacBook Air
Source: It Pro English
With sterling performance, a gorgeous design and sleek dimensions, Microsoft’s Surface Laptop 2 is everything the new MacBook Air should have been. It’s only a somewhat lacklustre battery life and the absence of a USB-C port that keep it from a perfect score.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 02/19/2019
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 review: Meet the new MacBook Air
Source: It Pro English
With sterling performance, a gorgeous design and sleek dimensions, Microsoft’s Surface Laptop 2 is everything the new MacBook Air should have been. It’s only a somewhat lacklustre battery life and the absence of a USB-C port that keep it from a perfect score.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 01/07/2019
Rating: Total score: 80%
Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 review: A once-great laptop now is merely good
Source: Good Gear Guide English
Microsoft designed the original Surface Laptop for a student on the go: an affordable, pleasing notebook with moderate performance but killer battery life. Microsoft hewed to the same goal with the Surface Laptop 2.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 01/02/2019
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 review: A once-great laptop now is merely good
Source: PC World English
Microsoft designed the original Surface Laptop for a student on the go: an affordable, pleasing notebook with moderate performance but killer battery life. Microsoft hewed to the same goal with the Surface Laptop 2.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 01/02/2019
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 Review
Source: Toptenreviews English
We were disappointed, though, that the battery ran out after playing video for just over seven hours – 50 per cent less than before. You’d get more battery life in basic tasks, less with heavy work and Wi-Fi. The final change is that you get Windows 10 Home, not the restricted Windows 10 S, which is welcome.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 12/15/2018
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 Review
Source: Trusted Reviews English
An excellent display, long-lasting battery, comfortable keyboard, and fetching design mean the Surface Laptop 2 is a high performer for everyday use. It's not cheap though.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 12/10/2018
Rating: Total score: 80%
Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 review: Windows 10 perfection, bar one irritation...
Source: Pocket Lint English
The Surface Laptop 2 is one of the best premium ultraportables out there. Just like its predecessor it's gorgeous to look at and incredibly well built. Only this time it comes with full Windows 10 off the bat, plus more power than before. The biggest downside is the lack of USB-C, otherwise it's near perfect.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 12/05/2018
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 Review
Source: Laptop Mag English
The Surface Laptop 2 is an elegant 13.5-inch touch-screen laptop. This year's model offers two notable perks: modern 8th-Gen Intel processors and a slick black color (though you need to spend more for it). Its sluggish SSD and lack of Type-C ports are my only knocks against this laptop. Still, the Surface Laptop 2 presents a beautifully clean vision for the PC, and this update allows it to keep up with our other favorite ultraportable laptops.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 11/26/2018
Rating: Total score: 80%
90% Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 review: The sequel is better than the original
Source: Engadget English
Microsoft didn’t just up the style game on the Surface Laptop 2 -- it brought the heat in performance and battery life as well. The speed and battery improvements aren’t as huge as promised, but they’re still significant. A comfortable keyboard, responsive trackpad and brilliant display bring the whole package together nicely. All told, this is one of the best notebooks of the year.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 11/08/2018
Rating: Total score: 90%
90% Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 review
Source: Techradar English
Microsoft’s Surface Laptop 2 is, from top to bottom, a worthy sequel to the original device. This new model vastly improves the laptop’s power profile and, while it doesn't include tangible design changes, it ultimately achieves the most pure Windows 10 experience on a laptop.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 10/26/2018
Rating: Total score: 90%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 Review
Source: Laptop Mag English
Sleek and speedy with a stunning screen, the Surface Laptop 2 continues Microsoft's tradition of hardware excellence. If only its port selection were stronger, its storage more affordable and Microsoft didn't place its black colorway at a pricier tier.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 10/23/2018
Rating: Total score: 80%
100% Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 review
Source: Stuff TV English
The Surface Laptop 2 is far from a revolutionary sequel, but it changes just enough to retain all the accolades we heaped upon it last year.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 10/18/2018
Rating: Total score: 100%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 Review: If It Ain’T Broke
Source: The Verge English
But I can’t call it the best laptop overall right now, because there are other options with better performance, just as sleek designs, and more modern port selections. The Surface Laptop certainly wasn’t broken, but Microsoft could have done a little more to improve the Surface Laptop 2.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 10/16/2018
Rating: Total score: 80%

Foreign Reviews

83% Das "MacBook" mit Windows
Source: Curved German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 04/23/2019
Rating: Total score: 83% performance: 77% display: 86% mobility: 82%
Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 Das "MacBook" mit Windows
Source: Curved German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 03/20/2019
87% Microsoft Surface Laptop 2
Source: PC Welt German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 02/04/2019
Rating: Total score: 87% performance: 81% features: 69% display: 87% mobility: 97% ergonomy: 90% emissions: 96%
81% Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 Ultrabook im edlen, schwarzen Gewand
Source: Chip.de German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 11/23/2018
Rating: Total score: 81% performance: 85% features: 56% display: 71% mobility: 100% ergonomy: 90%
85% Microsoft Surface Laptop 2
Source: Hipertextual Spanish ES→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 04/02/2019
Rating: Total score: 85%
76% Microsoft Surface Laptop 2
Source: MuyComputer Spanish ES→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 03/15/2019
Rating: Total score: 76% price: 65% performance: 85% mobility: 80% workmanship: 90%
86% Surface Laptop 2, análisis y opinión
Source: Computerhoy Spanish ES→EN
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 03/02/2019
Rating: Total score: 86%
85% Surface Laptop 2, análisis: construcción impecable para un portátil puro que pierde terreno en la conectividad
Source: Xataka Spanish ES→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 02/18/2019
Rating: Total score: 85% performance: 85% display: 93% mobility: 70% workmanship: 93% ergonomy: 80%
67% Microsoft Surface Laptop 2
Source: PC Guia Portuegese PT→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 03/31/2019
Rating: Total score: 67% price: 60%
Análise Surface Laptop 2: Review
Source: Mais Tecnologia Portuegese PT→EN
Positive: High performance; nice design; solid workmanship.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 10/24/2019
95% Recensione Microsoft Surface Laptop 2: perfetto per lo studio e la produttività
Source: Chimera Revo Italian IT→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 11/18/2019
Rating: Total score: 95%
86% Recensione Microsoft Surface Laptop 2: il fascino nell’imperfezione (foto e video)
Source: Smart World Italian IT→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 07/13/2019
Rating: Total score: 86% price: 70% features: 75% display: 90% mobility: 85% workmanship: 90% ergonomy: 90%
88% Microsoft Surface Laptop 2: nulla al caso
Source: Webnews.it Italian IT→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 03/04/2019
Rating: Total score: 88% price: 85% performance: 85% workmanship: 90%
Recensione Surface Laptop 2: digredire da tutto il resto
Source: HDblog.it Italian IT→EN
Positive: Excellent webcam; great speakers; nice display; good cooling and silent system; high performance. Negative: No USB-C; no Thunderbolt 3.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 02/23/2019
Microsoft Surface Laptop 2
Source: Webnews.it Italian IT→EN
Positive: Elegant design; solid workmanship; high performance; nice performance.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 10/03/2018
80% Surface Laptop 2 - Quadcore als grootste verandering
Source: Computer Totaal Dutch NL→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 05/16/2019
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Test du Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 : un bon gain de performances
Source: CNet France French FR→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 02/06/2019
Rating: Total score: 80%
92% Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 – czy to rzeczywiście „coś więcej niż tradycyjny laptop”? (recenzja)
Source: Tabletowo Turkish PL→EN
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 02/22/2019
Rating: Total score: 92% performance: 100% display: 90% mobility: 85% workmanship: 100%
Ekran w tym laptopie to mistrzostwo. Niech inni biorą przykład. Surface Laptop 2 – recenzja
Source: Antyweb Turkish PL→EN
Positive: High performance; long battery life; slim size; light weight.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 01/24/2019
Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 je povedený ultrabook s alcantarovou klávesnicí (recenze)
Source: CNews.cz CZ→EN
Positive: Nice design; excellent display; compact size; light weight. Negative: Poor set of ports.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 07/01/2019
Surface Laptop 2: cenově dostupný důkaz, že už to Microsoft umí jako Apple
Source: Zive CZ→EN
Positive: Comfortable keyboard; excellent display; nice cameras; silent system; good speakers.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 04/16/2019
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop 2
Source: Tek.no NO→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 02/21/2019
Rating: Total score: 80%
TEST: Microsoft Surface Laptop 2
Source: Dinside NO→EN
Positive: Beautiful design; solid workmanship; long battery life; high performance; pleasant ergonomy.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 03/11/2019
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop 2: Let og lækker, men lige lovlig strømlinet
Source: Alt om Data DA→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 08/08/2019
Rating: Total score: 80% price: 60% performance: 70% display: 90% mobility: 80% workmanship: 100%
83% Test: Microsoft Surface Laptop 2
Source: Lyd og Billede DA→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 03/28/2019
Rating: Total score: 83%
70% Surface Laptop 2: Rejält prestandalyft för Microsofts nya bärbara dator
Source: M3 PC för alla SV→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 04/29/2019
Rating: Total score: 70%

 

Microsoft Surface Laptop 2, i7 (JKQ-00069)

The Microsoft Surface Laptop 2, i7 (JKQ-00069) is an interesting laptop in terms of design. Microsoft has refined the ultra portable attraction with the Surface Laptop 2. It is built with premium materials, clean and sleek design touches, as well as lightning fast speed. These factors are making it one of the most ideal ultra portables available on the market. At just 1.25 kg, it’s very lightweight to hold with just one hand. It’s also very slim and thin at just 308 x 223 x 14.5 mm. The design of the laptop is quite Macbook-like. The slim and sleek design on the sturdy aluminium body makes it a pleasure to the touch on any user’s hands. It has four different finishes, namely the platinum, black, burgundy and cobalt blue. The finishing is sure to attract attention in a crowd as it is uncommon around the market. Besides that, it also features spill and stain-proof Alcantara fabric keyboard and touchpad, preventing users from ruining the pretty fabric finish on the Surface laptop by liquid spills. The first Surface laptop has already featured quite a large and beautiful display. On the Surface Laptop 2, the display is enhanced even more, even though it is just some minor improvements. The display of the Surface Laptop 2 is still the same 3:2 ratio, 2,256 x 1,504 pixels PixelSense display. However, the touch screen seems even more responsive than it’s predecessor, perfect for users who interact with very light touches on the display. It is also usable with a Microsoft Surface Pen if a user is willing to pay extra for that extra accessory. Looking at the performance, the Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 is undoubtedly a powerhouse device. Featuring an Intel Core i7-8650U processor, 8 GB RAM, 256 GB NVMe storage and an Intel UHD Graphics 620 graphics processing unit, it can certainly power through many resource demanding processes. Since a Surface Laptop 2 isn’t targeted for gamers, the integrated graphics processor can only deliver gaming experience at low to medium graphics settings. Microsoft has ditched Windows 10S in favor of full-fledged Windows 10, which is an advantage due to the locked down features on Windows 10 S. The battery has remain unchanged on the Surface Laptop 2. The battery life of the Surface Laptop 2 is actually very similar compared to its predecessor, featuring 14-hour all-day battery. As for audio, the Surface Laptop 2 speaker is not loud at all, but it certainly delivers a decent audio experience for video calls or movies. As for portability, the laptop only has a single USB 3 port, a mini DisplayPort and a 3.5 mm audio jack. As a conclusion, the Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 is a slight improvement compared to its predecessor, making it one step closer to the perfect ultra-portable laptop for travelers or business usage. Hands-on article by Jagadisa Rajarathnam

Specifications

Microsoft Surface Laptop 2, i7 (JKQ-00069)Notebook: Microsoft Surface Laptop 2, i7 (JKQ-00069)
Processor: Intel Kaby Lake Refresh i7-8650U
Graphics Adapter: Intel UHD Graphics 620
Display: 13.50 inch, 15:10, 2256 x 1504 pixels
Weight: 1.28kg
Price: 1700 euro
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Average Score: 81% - good

Average of 2 scores (from 3 reviews)

 

82% Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 review:
Source: CNet English
Microsoft's Surface Laptop 2 gets a big speed boost and a new color option, but is otherwise a minimal update to the first version.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 10/16/2018
Rating: Total score: 82% performance: 80% mobility: 80% workmanship: 90%

Foreign Reviews

80% Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 i7-8650 (16GB, 512GB SSD)
Source: Tweakers Dutch NL→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 02/20/2019
Rating: Total score: 80%
笔记本颜值巅峰 Surface Laptop 2单机评测
Source: PC Online.com.cn zh-CN→EN
Positive: Very good keyboard; decent speakers; excellent color rendering and viewing angle. Negative: No USB Type-C port; thick screen frame; uncomfortable position of power button.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 11/15/2018

 

Microsoft Surface Laptop Go Core i5

Specifications

Microsoft Surface Laptop Go Core i5Notebook: Microsoft Surface Laptop Go Core i5
Processor: Intel Ice Lake i5-1035G1
Graphics Adapter: Intel UHD Graphics G1 (Ice Lake 32 EU)
Display: 12.40 inch, 3:2, 1536 x 1024 pixels
Weight: 1.11kg
Price: 900 euro
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Average Score: 76.15% - good

Average of 66 scores (from 102 reviews)

 

84.6% Microsoft Surface Laptop Go Review: An Overpriced Netbook | Notebookcheck
Are you happy with just 4 GB of soldered RAM and 64 GB of storage? If so, then the $550 USD Surface Laptop Go might be worthwhile. For everyone else, look elsewhere and don't turn back.
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop Go review: Affordable on-the-go machine
Source: Hardware Zone English
The Surface Laptop Go finally satisfies customers that find it hard to pay a premium price for the regular Surface Laptop, while also satisfying their need for a more powerful machine as compared to a very low-powered (and much smaller screen) Surface Go. Even though the screen may not be Full HD equivalent, it's still decent to use and we didn't find it a drawback, plus at the same time, it offers much better portability than other full-fledged Surface devices (apart from Go). To recap, here are the configurations and prices for Surface Laptop Go, noting that all of them come with Intel Ice Lake Core i5-1035G1 processor:-
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 05/01/2021
Rating: Total score: 80% price: 80% performance: 75% mobility: 90% workmanship: 80%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop Go review: Affordable on-the-go machine
Source: Hardware Zone English
The Surface Laptop Go finally satisfies customers that find it hard to pay a premium price for the regular Surface Laptop, while also satisfying their need for a more powerful machine as compared to a very low-powered (and much smaller screen) Surface Go. Even though the screen may not be Full HD equivalent, it's still decent to use and we didn't find it a drawback, plus at the same time, it offers much better portability than other full-fledged Surface devices (apart from Go). To recap, here are the configurations and prices for Surface Laptop Go, noting that all of them come with Intel Ice Lake Core i5-1035G1 processor:-
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 05/01/2021
Rating: Total score: 80% price: 80% performance: 75% mobility: 90% workmanship: 80%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop Go review: Affordable on-the-go machine
Source: Hardware Zone English
So all said and done, the advantages of the Surface Laptop Go is that it's more compact and is much more affordable than other options. As long you don't really require the extra performance potential and you really just need a simple, no-nonsense traditional laptop (with a touchscreen as a bonus) that can get by with everyday Microsoft applications or cloud applications, and you value portability particularly, the S$1,088 Surface Laptop Go is an easy recommendation. Students can also get 5% off the recommended retail price when making the purchase at the Microsoft Store.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 04/23/2021
Rating: Total score: 80% price: 80% performance: 75% mobility: 90% workmanship: 80%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop Go review: Affordable on-the-go machine
Source: Hardware Zone English
So all said and done, the advantages of the Surface Laptop Go is that it's more compact and is much more affordable than other options. As long you don't really require the extra performance potential and you really just need a simple, no-nonsense traditional laptop (with a touchscreen as a bonus) that can get by with everyday Microsoft applications or cloud applications, and you value portability particularly, the S$1,088 Surface Laptop Go is an easy recommendation. Students can also get 5% off the recommended retail price when making the purchase at the Microsoft Store.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 04/23/2021
Rating: Total score: 80% price: 80% performance: 75% mobility: 90% workmanship: 80%
70% Surface Laptop Go review: Compact and dependable
Source: Gadgets Now English
The Surface Laptop Go reminds us a lot of the MacBook Air. It’s light, thin and looks great. If someone wants to shift from the world of Mac to the ‘dark’ side of Windows then the Surface Laptop Go makes a compelling case with its design and form factor. Microsoft isn’t selling this as a premium product and it’s evident from the display, lack of backlit keyboard and the choice of processor. The Surface Laptop Go does a lot of things right but it faces a lot of competition — from mid-range workhorses and MacBook Air. Having said that, if you are in the market for a thin, light and a dependable laptop, the Surface Laptop Go can go right at the top of your list.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 03/01/2021
Rating: Total score: 70%
70% Surface Laptop Go review: Compact and dependable
Source: Gadgets Now English
The Surface Laptop Go reminds us a lot of the MacBook Air. It’s light, thin and looks great. If someone wants to shift from the world of Mac to the ‘dark’ side of Windows then the Surface Laptop Go makes a compelling case with its design and form factor. Microsoft isn’t selling this as a premium product and it’s evident from the display, lack of backlit keyboard and the choice of processor. The Surface Laptop Go does a lot of things right but it faces a lot of competition — from mid-range workhorses and MacBook Air. Having said that, if you are in the market for a thin, light and a dependable laptop, the Surface Laptop Go can go right at the top of your list.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 03/01/2021
Rating: Total score: 70%
78% Microsoft Surface Laptop Go Review: The Best Window to Windows?
Source: Tech PP English
The Surface Laptop Go is Microsoft's attempt to make a light and compact laptop that still has enough power to run your multimedia files. Considering the 'Go' moniker. has Microsoft compromised on anything to make it the cheapest laptop in its repertoire? We find out in our Surface Laptop Go review.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 02/16/2021
Rating: Total score: 78% price: 80% performance: 70% display: 80% workmanship: 90%
78% Microsoft Surface Laptop Go Review: The Best Window to Windows?
Source: Tech PP English
The Surface Laptop Go is Microsoft's attempt to make a light and compact laptop that still has enough power to run your multimedia files. Considering the 'Go' moniker. has Microsoft compromised on anything to make it the cheapest laptop in its repertoire? We find out in our Surface Laptop Go review.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 02/16/2021
Rating: Total score: 78% price: 80% performance: 70% display: 80% workmanship: 90%
80% Surface Laptop Go review: A value for money Surface from Microsoft
Source: India Today English
Microsoft has gone aggressive with the Surface Laptop Go pricing, which starts at Rs 63,499 for the Core i5, 4GB RAM, and 64GB storage. However, we wish that the entry-level model shipped with at least 8GB of RAM and 128GB storage. The company has also gone aggressive with its strategy to offer the Surface Laptop Go in both commercial and consumer SKUs. We reviewed the i5 model with 8GB of RAM and 256GB of storage and comes at Rs 91,999. While we cannot comment about low-specced versions of the Surface Laptop Go but the one we used was a good value for money package.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 02/15/2021
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Surface Laptop Go review: A value for money Surface from Microsoft
Source: India Today English
Microsoft has gone aggressive with the Surface Laptop Go pricing, which starts at Rs 63,499 for the Core i5, 4GB RAM, and 64GB storage. However, we wish that the entry-level model shipped with at least 8GB of RAM and 128GB storage. The company has also gone aggressive with its strategy to offer the Surface Laptop Go in both commercial and consumer SKUs. We reviewed the i5 model with 8GB of RAM and 256GB of storage and comes at Rs 91,999. While we cannot comment about low-specced versions of the Surface Laptop Go but the one we used was a good value for money package.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 02/15/2021
Rating: Total score: 80%
90% Microsoft Surface Laptop Go review: The notebook for writers and bloggers
Source: The Indian Express English
From the moment I started working on the Surface Laptop Go, I have fallen in love with it. The fact that it’s small and lightweight, and also has a full-size keyboard, and is powerful enough to get the work done makes the Surface Laptop Go winner for writers and journalists. Yes, it is a little pricey, but you are paying the premium price for the Surface brand.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 01/26/2021
Rating: Total score: 90%
90% Microsoft Surface Laptop Go review: The notebook for writers and bloggers
Source: The Indian Express English
From the moment I started working on the Surface Laptop Go, I have fallen in love with it. The fact that it’s small and lightweight, and also has a full-size keyboard, and is powerful enough to get the work done makes the Surface Laptop Go winner for writers and journalists. Yes, it is a little pricey, but you are paying the premium price for the Surface brand.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 01/26/2021
Rating: Total score: 90%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop Go review: Style on a budget
Source: Pocket Lint English
Although there are some quirks - such as a whistly fan, a low numbers of ports, and limited storage in the entry-level model - otherwise the balance of features and performance make for a compelling affordable laptop.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 01/20/2021
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop Go review: Style on a budget
Source: Pocket Lint English
Although there are some quirks - such as a whistly fan, a low numbers of ports, and limited storage in the entry-level model - otherwise the balance of features and performance make for a compelling affordable laptop.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 01/20/2021
Rating: Total score: 80%
Surface Laptop Go: Premium feel for a mid-range price, but Microsoft's Apple-like range once meant more than this
Source: The Register English
The other is that Microsoft's effort to reinvent Windows as a touch-friendly operating system to rival the iPad has utterly failed. We rarely see a Surface device used without a keyboard, and Windows 10 retreated (by necessity) from the Windows 8 vision.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 12/30/2020
Surface Laptop Go: Premium feel for a mid-range price, but Microsoft's Apple-like range once meant more than this
Source: The Register English
The other is that Microsoft's effort to reinvent Windows as a touch-friendly operating system to rival the iPad has utterly failed. We rarely see a Surface device used without a keyboard, and Windows 10 retreated (by necessity) from the Windows 8 vision.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 12/30/2020
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop Go review: a lightweight laptop perfect for students
Source: T3 English
With the Surface Laptop Go, Microsoft has tried to make an affordable laptop for the masses – or at least for students. While performance and battery life are underwhelming, the laptop is well built and designed, and will serve you well for day-to-day computing.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 12/22/2020
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop Go review: a lightweight laptop perfect for students
Source: T3 English
With the Surface Laptop Go, Microsoft has tried to make an affordable laptop for the masses – or at least for students. While performance and battery life are underwhelming, the laptop is well built and designed, and will serve you well for day-to-day computing.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 12/22/2020
Rating: Total score: 80%
70% Microsoft Surface Laptop Go review
Source: Tech Advisor English
The Surface Laptop Go is an enjoyable device to use, but sub-par battery life and a lack of competitive specs mean most people will find better value for money elsewhere.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 12/21/2020
Rating: Total score: 70%
70% Microsoft Surface Laptop Go review
Source: Tech Advisor English
The Surface Laptop Go is an enjoyable device to use, but sub-par battery life and a lack of competitive specs mean most people will find better value for money elsewhere.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 12/21/2020
Rating: Total score: 70%
70% Microsoft Surface Laptop Go review
Source: Tech Advisor English
The Surface Laptop Go is an enjoyable device to use, but sub-par battery life and a lack of competitive specs mean most people will find better value for money elsewhere.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 12/16/2020
Rating: Total score: 70%
70% Microsoft Surface Laptop Go review
Source: Tech Advisor English
The Surface Laptop Go is an enjoyable device to use, but sub-par battery life and a lack of competitive specs mean most people will find better value for money elsewhere.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 12/16/2020
Rating: Total score: 70%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop Go review
Source: Stuff TV English
The middle-ground model seems like the best value, but even then there's no shortage of keenly-priced alternatives. Still, if you don't mind paying a premium for good design, even when on a mid-range budget, the Go's styling is tough to beat.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 12/14/2020
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop Go review
Source: Stuff TV English
The middle-ground model seems like the best value, but even then there's no shortage of keenly-priced alternatives. Still, if you don't mind paying a premium for good design, even when on a mid-range budget, the Go's styling is tough to beat.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 12/14/2020
Rating: Total score: 80%
Microsoft Surface Laptop Go review – good quality ultrabook for students
Source: Laptop Media English
Before saying anything, we want to address something. The “Education” version of this notebook has a model, equipped with only 4GB of memory and 64GB of eMMC storage. If you want our advice – stay away from this configuration. 4GB is not nearly enough for a Windows 10 system, and you will be stuck with the S version, because of the lack of RAM upgradeability. Also, the eMMC storage is multiple times slower than the SSD inside of our unit, which reached Read/Write speeds of 2028/822 MB/s – something respectable for a laptop of this caliber.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 12/09/2020
Microsoft Surface Laptop Go review – good quality ultrabook for students
Source: Laptop Media English
Before saying anything, we want to address something. The “Education” version of this notebook has a model, equipped with only 4GB of memory and 64GB of eMMC storage. If you want our advice – stay away from this configuration. 4GB is not nearly enough for a Windows 10 system, and you will be stuck with the S version, because of the lack of RAM upgradeability. Also, the eMMC storage is multiple times slower than the SSD inside of our unit, which reached Read/Write speeds of 2028/822 MB/s – something respectable for a laptop of this caliber.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 12/09/2020
90% Surface Laptop Go Review
Source: Trusted Reviews English
The Surface Laptop Go is a fantastic device at a super-affordable price. It offers decent performance and comfortable keyboard that's ideal for students, office workers and social media addicts alike. The low-resolution display means it isn't the best for streaming Netflix, but it will be tough to find better value elsewhere.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 12/02/2020
Rating: Total score: 90%
90% Surface Laptop Go Review
Source: Trusted Reviews English
The Surface Laptop Go is a fantastic device at a super-affordable price. It offers decent performance and comfortable keyboard that's ideal for students, office workers and social media addicts alike. The low-resolution display means it isn't the best for streaming Netflix, but it will be tough to find better value elsewhere.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 12/02/2020
Rating: Total score: 90%
Surface Laptop Go: A Surface for even more places
Source: On MSFT English
Thankfully, because of consolidation on I/O peripherals, I was able to power an entire workstation that included a secondary monitor, microphones, speakers, webcam, external hard drives, and wireless chargers, all without a hitch using a single USB-C dongle. If you’re looking to replace or build a workstation at home for anything shy of production or engineering level workflows, the Surface Laptop Go is a decent alternative and helps to fill in the gaps in Microsoft’s personal computing ethos that emphasizes ‘surfaces everywhere.’
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 11/25/2020
Surface Laptop Go: A Surface for even more places
Source: On MSFT English
Thankfully, because of consolidation on I/O peripherals, I was able to power an entire workstation that included a secondary monitor, microphones, speakers, webcam, external hard drives, and wireless chargers, all without a hitch using a single USB-C dongle. If you’re looking to replace or build a workstation at home for anything shy of production or engineering level workflows, the Surface Laptop Go is a decent alternative and helps to fill in the gaps in Microsoft’s personal computing ethos that emphasizes ‘surfaces everywhere.’
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 11/25/2020
Microsoft Surface Laptop Go Review - A Lightweight Windows 10 Laptop
Source: Lon.TV English
Microsoft released a nice little laptop in their Surface line called the Laptop Go. It even runs Linux!
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 11/25/2020
Microsoft Surface Laptop Go Review - A Lightweight Windows 10 Laptop
Source: Lon.TV English
Microsoft released a nice little laptop in their Surface line called the Laptop Go. It even runs Linux!
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 11/25/2020
The Surface Laptop Go Is A Beautiful Budget Laptop With A Hollow Interior
Source: Reviewed.com English
If you want a premium-looking laptop with insane battery life and you have toddler-sized hands, this is a good laptop for you. Despite its humble sub $600 price tag, it drips of the same premium build quality that the rest of the Surface lineup has had since its inception. Beyond the (ahem) surface, the Surface Laptop Go has a reasonably powered Intel Core i5 mobile processor that will do for emails, social media, and some video streaming. It's a shame that you'll have to settle for watching your videos in less than 1080P, with the fans blowing at full speed for little reason.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 11/04/2020
The Surface Laptop Go Is A Beautiful Budget Laptop With A Hollow Interior
Source: Reviewed.com English
If you want a premium-looking laptop with insane battery life and you have toddler-sized hands, this is a good laptop for you. Despite its humble sub $600 price tag, it drips of the same premium build quality that the rest of the Surface lineup has had since its inception. Beyond the (ahem) surface, the Surface Laptop Go has a reasonably powered Intel Core i5 mobile processor that will do for emails, social media, and some video streaming. It's a shame that you'll have to settle for watching your videos in less than 1080P, with the fans blowing at full speed for little reason.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 11/04/2020
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop Go review: Another shrunk-down Surface
Source: It Pro English
We think Microsoft can chalk this up as another successful downsizing: although the Surface Laptop Go’s cutbacks are more frequently felt than on the Surface Go 2, it’s still clearly a laptop that’s been crafted with care. That said, it’s important not to get carried away thinking the Surface Laptop Go is a budget masterpiece; with this model’s For Business bonuses, it’s only a few notes less expensive than a mid-spec Surface Laptop 3. Personally, we’d be more tempted by the next model down from this, which is identical save for having 8GB of RAM, yet represents a hefty £168 saving before VAT.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 11/03/2020
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop Go review: Another shrunk-down Surface
Source: It Pro English
We think Microsoft can chalk this up as another successful downsizing: although the Surface Laptop Go’s cutbacks are more frequently felt than on the Surface Go 2, it’s still clearly a laptop that’s been crafted with care. That said, it’s important not to get carried away thinking the Surface Laptop Go is a budget masterpiece; with this model’s For Business bonuses, it’s only a few notes less expensive than a mid-spec Surface Laptop 3. Personally, we’d be more tempted by the next model down from this, which is identical save for having 8GB of RAM, yet represents a hefty £168 saving before VAT.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 11/03/2020
Rating: Total score: 80%
Surface Laptop Go Review: Best mini laptop you shouldn’t buy
Source: Mobile Syrup English
Frankly, the pricing is the most disappointing part of the Laptop Go. There is almost no reason to spend this much money on what the Laptop Go offers. Anyone looking to get something similar can find a cheaper, better version from another PC-maker like Acer.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 10/22/2020
Surface Laptop Go Review: Best mini laptop you shouldn’t buy
Source: Mobile Syrup English
Frankly, the pricing is the most disappointing part of the Laptop Go. There is almost no reason to spend this much money on what the Laptop Go offers. Anyone looking to get something similar can find a cheaper, better version from another PC-maker like Acer.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 10/22/2020
Surface Laptop Go review: Microsoft delivers a decent budget PC
Source: Good Gear Guide English
Microsoft’s Surface Laptop Go is a solid budget laptop reaching for good rather than great. Until Intel and its partners manage to push its 11th-gen Tiger Lake notebooks out the door, this really is the time of AMD’s mobile Ryzen. A laptop like our Editor’s Choice-winning $655 Acer Swift 3-SF314-42-R9YN is still available, and even some grumbling about thermals on Amazon’s product page shouldn’t turn you off. Walmart’s Motile M142, at $500, was also surprisingly good. Acer’s Spin 3 offers a third choice, which you can buy from Costco for $650. It too, outperforms the Surface Laptop Go, and for a lower price.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 10/14/2020
Surface Laptop Go review: Microsoft delivers a decent budget PC
Source: Good Gear Guide English
Microsoft’s Surface Laptop Go is a solid budget laptop reaching for good rather than great. Until Intel and its partners manage to push its 11th-gen Tiger Lake notebooks out the door, this really is the time of AMD’s mobile Ryzen. A laptop like our Editor’s Choice-winning $655 Acer Swift 3-SF314-42-R9YN is still available, and even some grumbling about thermals on Amazon’s product page shouldn’t turn you off. Walmart’s Motile M142, at $500, was also surprisingly good. Acer’s Spin 3 offers a third choice, which you can buy from Costco for $650. It too, outperforms the Surface Laptop Go, and for a lower price.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 10/14/2020
Surface Laptop Go review: A solid starter PC, with limits
Source: Engadget English
Microsoft's Surface Laptop Go is the newest in their smaller, cheaper "Go" line. The Surface Laptop is impressively light, though this is partly due to a plastic base. It feel sturdy, but less premium than the all-aluminum laptops many folks are used it.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 10/14/2020
Surface Laptop Go review: A solid starter PC, with limits
Source: Engadget English
Microsoft's Surface Laptop Go is the newest in their smaller, cheaper "Go" line. The Surface Laptop is impressively light, though this is partly due to a plastic base. It feel sturdy, but less premium than the all-aluminum laptops many folks are used it.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 10/14/2020
81% Surface Laptop Go review: A solid starter PC, with limits
Source: Engadget English
As a stab at a budget machine with decent performance, the Surface Laptop Go is a success. It delivers premium-feeling style with hardware that’ll be fast enough for general users. But if you dig a bit closer, compromises abound.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 10/13/2020
Rating: Total score: 81%
81% Surface Laptop Go review: A solid starter PC, with limits
Source: Engadget English
As a stab at a budget machine with decent performance, the Surface Laptop Go is a success. It delivers premium-feeling style with hardware that’ll be fast enough for general users. But if you dig a bit closer, compromises abound.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 10/13/2020
Rating: Total score: 81%
Surface Laptop Go Review: Microsoft’s Value Play Delivers
Source: Hot Hardware English
For $100 less, the 256 GB version of the Surface Laptop Go could have been a huge win for Microsoft, but in the end we think most users would be better off saving some cash and getting the 128 GB model at $699. There's enough performance on tap and storage for the apps most people need without breaking the bank on a high-end portable. For that reason, we'll tip the Microsoft Surface Laptop Go with our Recommended Award. Just keep in mind that we think its midrange configuration is the best value in the Surface Laptop Go line-up, for most people other than power users.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 10/13/2020
Surface Laptop Go Review: Microsoft’s Value Play Delivers
Source: Hot Hardware English
For $100 less, the 256 GB version of the Surface Laptop Go could have been a huge win for Microsoft, but in the end we think most users would be better off saving some cash and getting the 128 GB model at $699. There's enough performance on tap and storage for the apps most people need without breaking the bank on a high-end portable. For that reason, we'll tip the Microsoft Surface Laptop Go with our Recommended Award. Just keep in mind that we think its midrange configuration is the best value in the Surface Laptop Go line-up, for most people other than power users.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 10/13/2020
60% Surface Laptop Go Review: A Case Study In Cost Cutting
Source: The Verge English
It’s understandable to cut corners for a good price. Some (like the lack of facial recognition) are understandable at $900. But this laptop doesn’t fit into today’s market. It’s too expensive to compete in the budget space, and it makes too many compromises to rise to the top of the midrange. When it goes on sale, maybe take another look.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 10/13/2020
Rating: Total score: 60%
60% Surface Laptop Go Review: A Case Study In Cost Cutting
Source: The Verge English
It’s understandable to cut corners for a good price. Some (like the lack of facial recognition) are understandable at $900. But this laptop doesn’t fit into today’s market. It’s too expensive to compete in the budget space, and it makes too many compromises to rise to the top of the midrange. When it goes on sale, maybe take another look.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 10/13/2020
Rating: Total score: 60%
70% Microsoft Surface Laptop Go review
Source: Laptop Mag English
I admire the concept behind the Surface Laptop Go. We too often shine the spotlight on the most expensive products when most consumers can get a perfectly capable laptop for under $1,000. What the Surface Laptop Go brings to the table is one of, if not the most, elegant designs in this price range. A few trade-offs were made to keep the price down, but those don't prevent the Surface Laptop Go from feeling any less expensive than the MacBooks and XPSs of the laptop world.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 10/13/2020
Rating: Total score: 70%
70% Microsoft Surface Laptop Go review
Source: Laptop Mag English
I admire the concept behind the Surface Laptop Go. We too often shine the spotlight on the most expensive products when most consumers can get a perfectly capable laptop for under $1,000. What the Surface Laptop Go brings to the table is one of, if not the most, elegant designs in this price range. A few trade-offs were made to keep the price down, but those don't prevent the Surface Laptop Go from feeling any less expensive than the MacBooks and XPSs of the laptop world.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 10/13/2020
Rating: Total score: 70%
70% Surface Laptop Go Review – Microsoft’s compromise
Source: Slashgear English
If, however, you’re willing to spend a little extra to treat your fingertips to a fantastic keyboard and trackpad, or on elevated industrial design that looks and feels a cut above that of most similarly-priced notebooks, the Surface Laptop Go makes more sense. Like other members of the Surface family, this newest model isn’t necessarily for everyone. Instead, it’s for those who can afford to budget for the areas where Microsoft has clearly focused the most.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 10/13/2020
Rating: Total score: 70%
70% Surface Laptop Go Review – Microsoft’s compromise
Source: Slashgear English
If, however, you’re willing to spend a little extra to treat your fingertips to a fantastic keyboard and trackpad, or on elevated industrial design that looks and feels a cut above that of most similarly-priced notebooks, the Surface Laptop Go makes more sense. Like other members of the Surface family, this newest model isn’t necessarily for everyone. Instead, it’s for those who can afford to budget for the areas where Microsoft has clearly focused the most.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 10/13/2020
Rating: Total score: 70%
Microsoft Surface Laptop Go
Source: PC Mag English
That said, you can find other potentially better budget-friendly options out there. We especially like the Editors-Choice-winning IdeaPad Flex 5 for its extraordinary blend of value and computing power. Meanwhile, if you can spend just $300 or so more than the asking price of the Surface Laptop Go configuration reviewed here, you can consider a cornucopia of excellent midrange ultraportables, including the 13-inch Surface Laptop 3 and the lowest-end MacBook Air.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 10/13/2020
Microsoft Surface Laptop Go
Source: PC Mag English
That said, you can find other potentially better budget-friendly options out there. We especially like the Editors-Choice-winning IdeaPad Flex 5 for its extraordinary blend of value and computing power. Meanwhile, if you can spend just $300 or so more than the asking price of the Surface Laptop Go configuration reviewed here, you can consider a cornucopia of excellent midrange ultraportables, including the 13-inch Surface Laptop 3 and the lowest-end MacBook Air.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 10/13/2020
90% Surface Laptop Go review
Source: Techradar English
The Microsoft Surface Laptop Go is without a doubt the standout in the entire Surface lineup, thanks to the ultra-approachable price, excellent build quality and gorgeous display. This laptop will redefine what budget laptops should look like.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 10/13/2020
Rating: Total score: 90%
90% Surface Laptop Go review
Source: Techradar English
The Microsoft Surface Laptop Go is without a doubt the standout in the entire Surface lineup, thanks to the ultra-approachable price, excellent build quality and gorgeous display. This laptop will redefine what budget laptops should look like.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 10/13/2020
Rating: Total score: 90%
79% Surface Laptop Go review: The best-looking budget laptop you'll find
Source: CNet English
So, should you buy one? I like the Surface Laptop Go, but it's not for everyone. Here's my advice. The $550 model has pitiable storage. Just 64GB, soldered onto the motherboard, and even less after accounting for the OS. Also, running Windows 10 with 4GB of RAM can make a $500 laptop feel like a $400 laptop. I'm surmising that, because I haven't actually tested the $550 version.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 10/13/2020
Rating: Total score: 79%
79% Surface Laptop Go review: The best-looking budget laptop you'll find
Source: CNet English
So, should you buy one? I like the Surface Laptop Go, but it's not for everyone. Here's my advice. The $550 model has pitiable storage. Just 64GB, soldered onto the motherboard, and even less after accounting for the OS. Also, running Windows 10 with 4GB of RAM can make a $500 laptop feel like a $400 laptop. I'm surmising that, because I haven't actually tested the $550 version.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 10/13/2020
Rating: Total score: 79%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop Go review: The ultra-portable Surface PC
Source: Neowin English
The Surface Laptop Go is a really nice little laptop, little being part of the value proposition. It's not just lightweight, but it's compact. I kind of love it. I called it my 'couch PC' earlier, and that's actually significant to me. I review PCs by using them to work. If I grab a laptop to use on the couch, that's all up to what I prefer in the moment.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 10/13/2020
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop Go review: The ultra-portable Surface PC
Source: Neowin English
The Surface Laptop Go is a really nice little laptop, little being part of the value proposition. It's not just lightweight, but it's compact. I kind of love it. I called it my 'couch PC' earlier, and that's actually significant to me. I review PCs by using them to work. If I grab a laptop to use on the couch, that's all up to what I prefer in the moment.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 10/13/2020
Rating: Total score: 80%
77% Microsoft Surface Laptop Go review
Source: Tom's Guide English
I love the Surface Laptop Go as the sleek mid-range laptop that it almost is. You can get its great keyboard, elegant chassis and decent performance at a respectable price — if you choose the $699 model. Its display isn't bright enough, nor does its battery last as long, though, for the $900 model to make sense for most folks.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 10/13/2020
Rating: Total score: 77%
77% Microsoft Surface Laptop Go review
Source: Tom's Guide English
I love the Surface Laptop Go as the sleek mid-range laptop that it almost is. You can get its great keyboard, elegant chassis and decent performance at a respectable price — if you choose the $699 model. Its display isn't bright enough, nor does its battery last as long, though, for the $900 model to make sense for most folks.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 10/13/2020
Rating: Total score: 77%
Surface Laptop Go is a cheaper, smaller Microsoft laptop with a premium style
Source: CNet English
With a touchscreen, sharp design and $549 starting price, this may be the new go-to budget laptop for remote learning or working from home. The Arm-powered Surface Pro X is also getting an upgrade.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 10/01/2020
Surface Laptop Go is a cheaper, smaller Microsoft laptop with a premium style
Source: CNet English
With a touchscreen, sharp design and $549 starting price, this may be the new go-to budget laptop for remote learning or working from home. The Arm-powered Surface Pro X is also getting an upgrade.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 10/01/2020

Foreign Reviews

83% Surface Laptop Go das preisgünstigste Notebook des Herstellers
Source: PC Welt German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 03/10/2021
Rating: Total score: 83% performance: 79% features: 71% display: 79% mobility: 86% ergonomy: 91% emissions: 96%
83% Surface Laptop Go das preisgünstigste Notebook des Herstellers
Source: PC Welt German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 03/10/2021
Rating: Total score: 83% performance: 79% features: 71% display: 79% mobility: 86% ergonomy: 91% emissions: 96%
Prueba Microsoft Surface Laptop Go, llévatelo a cualquier parte
Source: Zona Movilidad Spanish ES→EN
Negative: Mediocre design; poor display; weak speakers.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 04/02/2021
Prueba Microsoft Surface Laptop Go, llévatelo a cualquier parte
Source: Zona Movilidad Spanish ES→EN
Negative: Mediocre design; poor display; weak speakers.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 04/02/2021
Microsoft Surface Laptop Go 128 GB. Portátil 12,5" con Intel Core i5-1035G1 y pantalla IPS táctil (649 €)
Source: Ofertaman Spanish ES→EN
Positive: Compact size; light weight; decent processor; nice display; attractive price.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 03/19/2021
Microsoft Surface Laptop Go 128 GB. Portátil 12,5" con Intel Core i5-1035G1 y pantalla IPS táctil (649 €)
Source: Ofertaman Spanish ES→EN
Positive: Compact size; light weight; decent processor; nice display; attractive price.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 03/19/2021
Microsoft Surface Laptop Go 128 GB. Portátil 12,5" con Intel Core i5-1035G1 y pantalla IPS táctil (640 €)
Source: Ofertaman Spanish ES→EN
Positive: Compact size; light weight; decent processor; nice display; good price.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 03/03/2021
Microsoft Surface Laptop Go 128 GB. Portátil 12,5" con Intel Core i5-1035G1 y pantalla IPS táctil (640 €)
Source: Ofertaman Spanish ES→EN
Positive: Compact size; light weight; decent processor; nice display; good price.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 03/03/2021
74% Microsoft Surface Laptop Go
Source: PC Guia Portuegese PT→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 12/28/2020
Rating: Total score: 74% price: 80%
74% Microsoft Surface Laptop Go
Source: PC Guia Portuegese PT→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 12/28/2020
Rating: Total score: 74% price: 80%
Microsoft Surface Laptop Go review: versátil e compacto, mas com (muitos) compromissos
Source: 4G News Portuegese PT→EN
Positive: Compact size; light weight; USB-C; comfortable keyboard. Negative: Poor display.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 12/10/2020
Microsoft Surface Laptop Go review: versátil e compacto, mas com (muitos) compromissos
Source: 4G News Portuegese PT→EN
Positive: Compact size; light weight; USB-C; comfortable keyboard. Negative: Poor display.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 12/10/2020
80% Recensione Surface Laptop Go: la quintessenza di Microsoft (foto e video)
Source: Smart World Italian IT→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 12/06/2020
Rating: Total score: 80% price: 55% features: 75% display: 80% mobility: 70% workmanship: 80% ergonomy: 85%
80% Recensione Surface Laptop Go: la quintessenza di Microsoft (foto e video)
Source: Smart World Italian IT→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 12/06/2020
Rating: Total score: 80% price: 55% features: 75% display: 80% mobility: 70% workmanship: 80% ergonomy: 85%
Microsoft Surface Laptop Go: il piccolo di famiglia, ma non troppo
Source: Quotidiano Hardware Upgrade Italian IT→EN
Positive: Compact size; light weight; impressive design; solid workmanship.
Comparison, online available, Very Long, Date: 12/28/2020
Microsoft Surface Laptop Go: il piccolo di famiglia, ma non troppo
Source: Quotidiano Hardware Upgrade Italian IT→EN
Positive: Compact size; light weight; impressive design; solid workmanship.
Comparison, online available, Very Long, Date: 12/28/2020
Recensione MICROSOFT SURFACE LAPTOG GO
Source: Andrea Galeazzi Italian IT→EN
Positive: Compact size; light weight. Negative: Poor display; no backlit keys; short battery life; relatively high price.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 12/10/2020
Recensione MICROSOFT SURFACE LAPTOG GO
Source: Andrea Galeazzi Italian IT→EN
Positive: Compact size; light weight. Negative: Poor display; no backlit keys; short battery life; relatively high price.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 12/10/2020
40% Microsoft Surface Laptop Go i5-1035G1 (8GB, 256GB SSD) voor consumenten Review
Source: Tweakers Dutch NL→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 04/12/2021
Rating: Total score: 40%
40% Microsoft Surface Laptop Go i5-1035G1 (8GB, 256GB SSD) voor consumenten Review
Source: Tweakers Dutch NL→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 04/12/2021
Rating: Total score: 40%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop Go review - Stijlvol en compact
Source: PCM Dutch NL→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 03/02/2021
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop Go review - Stijlvol en compact
Source: PCM Dutch NL→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 03/02/2021
Rating: Total score: 80%
75% Review: Microsoft Surface Laptop Go, luxe laptop voor onderweg
Source: Techzine Dutch NL→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 11/28/2020
Rating: Total score: 75%
75% Review: Microsoft Surface Laptop Go, luxe laptop voor onderweg
Source: Techzine Dutch NL→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 11/28/2020
Rating: Total score: 75%
60% Microsoft Surface Laptop Go – Geen echte instapper
Source: Computer Totaal Dutch NL→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 11/24/2020
Rating: Total score: 60%
60% Microsoft Surface Laptop Go – Geen echte instapper
Source: Computer Totaal Dutch NL→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 11/24/2020
Rating: Total score: 60%
80% Test du Microsoft Surface Laptop Go : le PC portable ultraléger qu’on aime prendre avec nous
Source: Frandroid French FR→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 12/27/2020
Rating: Total score: 80% performance: 70% display: 70% mobility: 70% workmanship: 90%
80% Test du Microsoft Surface Laptop Go : le PC portable ultraléger qu’on aime prendre avec nous
Source: Frandroid French FR→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 12/27/2020
Rating: Total score: 80% performance: 70% display: 70% mobility: 70% workmanship: 90%
68% On a testé le Surface Laptop Go : que vaut l’adorable PC portable de Microsoft ?
Source: 01Net French FR→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 12/10/2020
Rating: Total score: 68% performance: 70% mobility: 60%
68% On a testé le Surface Laptop Go : que vaut l’adorable PC portable de Microsoft ?
Source: 01Net French FR→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 12/10/2020
Rating: Total score: 68% performance: 70% mobility: 60%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop Go : test d'une belle machine à un prix (un peu plus) abordable
Source: CNet France French FR→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 10/29/2020
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Microsoft Surface Laptop Go : test d'une belle machine à un prix (un peu plus) abordable
Source: CNet France French FR→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 10/29/2020
Rating: Total score: 80%
81% [Recenzja] Microsoft Surface Laptop Go (+Mobile Mouse) – tanio, ale z sensem!
Source: Android.com.pl Turkish PL→EN
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 12/01/2020
Rating: Total score: 81% performance: 70% display: 80% mobility: 80% workmanship: 90%
81% [Recenzja] Microsoft Surface Laptop Go (+Mobile Mouse) – tanio, ale z sensem!
Source: Android.com.pl Turkish PL→EN
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 12/01/2020
Rating: Total score: 81% performance: 70% display: 80% mobility: 80% workmanship: 90%
Jeśli chcecie go kupić, zaczekajcie na promocję. Surface Laptop Go – recenzja
Source: Antyweb Turkish PL→EN
Positive: Elegant design; high performance; rich set of ports; flexible fingerprint sensor. Negative: Poor display; no backlit keys; high price.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 11/06/2020
Jeśli chcecie go kupić, zaczekajcie na promocję. Surface Laptop Go – recenzja
Source: Antyweb Turkish PL→EN
Positive: Elegant design; high performance; rich set of ports; flexible fingerprint sensor. Negative: Poor display; no backlit keys; high price.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 11/06/2020
77% Recenze Microsoft Surface Laptop Go: příliš mnoho kompromisů
Source: Smartmania.cz CZ→EN
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 10/26/2020
Rating: Total score: 77% features: 65% display: 80% mobility: 75% workmanship: 90% ergonomy: 75%
77% Recenze Microsoft Surface Laptop Go: příliš mnoho kompromisů
Source: Smartmania.cz CZ→EN
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 10/26/2020
Rating: Total score: 77% features: 65% display: 80% mobility: 75% workmanship: 90% ergonomy: 75%

 

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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).


Modern games should be playable with these graphics cards at low settings and resolutions. Casual gamers may be happy with these cards.

Intel HD Graphics 620: Integrated GPU (GT2) found on some Kaby-Lake CPU models (15 W ULV series).

Intel Iris Plus Graphics 640: Integrated graphics card (GT3e), which is used for some Kaby Lake CPUs (ULV models, 15 Watts).

Intel UHD Graphics 620: Integrated GPU (GT2, 24 EUs) found on some Kaby-Lake-Refresh CPU models (15 W ULV series). Technically identical to the previous Kaby-Lake GPU called HD Graphics 620.

Intel UHD Graphics G1 (Ice Lake 32 EU): Integrated graphics card in Intel Ice-Lake G1 SoCs based on the new Gen. 11 architecture with 32 of the 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.

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


Intel Kaby Lake:

i5-7200U: Kaby-Lake based SoC with two CPU cores clocked at 2.5 to 3.1 GHz, HyperThreading and manufactured with an improved 14nm process.

i7-7660U: Kaby-Lake based ULV-SoC (System on a Chip) for thin notebooks and Ultrabooks. Integrates two CPU cores clocked at 2.5-4 GHz as well as an Iris Plus Graphics 640 GPU clocked at 300 - 1050 MHz and 64 MB eDRAM. Manufactured in a 14nm process.

Intel Kaby Lake Refresh:

i5-8250U: Kaby-Lake-Refresh based low power quad-core processor. The four cores are clocked between 1.6 and 3.4 GHz (Turbo Boost) and support HyperThreading. The integrated GPU is clocked between 300 and 1,100 MHz. The SoC is manufactured in a 14nm+ FinFET process.

i7-8650U: Kaby-Lake-Refresh based low power quad-core processor. The four cores are clocked between 1.9 and 4.2 GHz (Turbo Boost) and support HyperThreading. The integrated GPU is clocked between 300 and 1,150 MHz. The SoC is manufactured in a 14nm+ FinFET process.

Intel Ice Lake:

i5-1035G1: 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 Intel UHD Graphics G1 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.


13.50:

This display size represents a treshold between the small sizes of subnotebooks and ultrabooks and the standard-sizes of office- and multimedia laptops on the other hand. Laptops with that size are somewhat rare, nowadays.

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


1.11 kg:

This weight is typical for big tablets, small subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles with a 10-11 inch display-diagonal.

1.4 kg:


80.01%: 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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Devices with the same GPU

Asus ZenBook 13 UX325JA-AB51
UHD Graphics G1 (Ice Lake 32 EU), Ice Lake i5-1035G1, 13.30", 1.07 kg
Asus ZenBook 13 UX325JA-XB51
UHD Graphics G1 (Ice Lake 32 EU), Ice Lake i5-1035G1, 13.30", 1.07 kg
HP Envy 13-ba0253ng
UHD Graphics G1 (Ice Lake 32 EU), Ice Lake i5-1035G1, 13.30", 1.3 kg
Acer Swift 3 SF313-52-5794
UHD Graphics G1 (Ice Lake 32 EU), Ice Lake i5-1035G1, 13.50", 1.2 kg
Asus ZenBook 13 UX325JA-AH024T
UHD Graphics G1 (Ice Lake 32 EU), Ice Lake i5-1035G1, 13.30", 1.07 kg

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Microsoft Surface Laptop 4 13 i5
Iris Xe G7 80EUs, Tiger Lake i5-1135G7, 13.50", 1.27 kg
Microsoft Surface Laptop 4 13 Ryzen 5
Vega 6, Renoir (Ryzen 4000 APU) R5 4680U, 13.50", 1.267 kg
Microsoft Surface Laptop 4 13 i7
Iris Xe G7 96EUs, Tiger Lake i7-1185G7, 13.50", 1.346 kg
Microsoft Surface Laptop 4 15 AMD TFF_00028
Vega 8 R4000, Renoir (Ryzen 4000 APU) R7 4980U, 15.00", 1.562 kg

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Iris Xe G7 80EUs, Tiger Lake i5-1135G7, 12.30", 0.796 kg
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Iris Xe G7 80EUs, Tiger Lake i5-1135G7, 12.30", 0.77 kg
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unknown, unknown, 13.00", 0.774 kg
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Adreno 640, Snapdragon SD 855, 8.10", 0.25 kg
Microsoft Surface Go 2 LTE
UHD Graphics 615, Core m3 m3-8100Y, 10.50", 0.553 kg
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