Microsoft Surface Book 2

Description

Processor: 8th Gen Intel Core i7-8650U (quad-core) with up to 4.20 GHz Max Turbo, 13.5", 3000 x 2000, 8 GB RAM, Storage: 256GB Solid State Drive. Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 discrete GPU w, Windows 10 Pro, 3.62 lbs.
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Gaming Performance

Price from $1409.00 (for a new one, see 1 offer below)

Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:86
GPU Benchmark:81
Popularity score:100

Verdict

  • Very fast processor suitable for the most demanding tasks.
  • Mid-Range graphics card, suitable for modern 3D games at medium detail settings.
  • Good value for the money (but even better alternatives exist, see below)
Shopineer score:92/ 100

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Product nameMicrosoft Surface Book 2HP OMEN Laptop - 17t|Intel Core i5|32 GB DDR4|17.3inch FHD IPSOMEN by HP 17.3" Full HD Premium Gaming Laptop - 8th Gen IntelMicrosoft Surface Laptop 2 JKQ-00066ASUS VivoBook Pro 15 2019 Flagship 15.6" 4K UHD Touchscreen Laptop,
CPU Benchmark86better95better958686
GPU Benchmark8181better83worse5481
Value for Money90better92worse75better91
Popularity100worse80worse54worse80worse51
Rating
Shopineer score92worse88worse82worse80worse78
Price$1409.00worse$1409.99worse$1409.99worse$1449.00$1409.00
Operating SystemWindows 10 ProWindows 10 Pro 64Windows 10 HomeWindows 10 Pro 64-BitWindows 10 Home 64 bit
BrandMicrosoftHPHPMicrosoftAsus
Screen13.5"17.3"17.3"13.5"15.6"
Display TypePixelSense Display
Resolution3000 x 2000worse1920 x 1080worse1920 x 1080worse2256 x 1504better3840 x 2160
LCD Features201 PPIAspect ratio: 3:23.4 million pixelsCorning Gorilla Glass
Touchscreen10 point multi-touch
ProcessorProcessor: 8th Gen Intel Core i7-8650U (quad-core) with up to 4.betterIntel Core i7-8750H (2.2 GHz, up to 4.1 GHz, 9 MB cache, 6 coresbetter8th Gen Intel 6-Core i7-8750H Processor at 2.20 GHz (9MB CacheIntel Core i7-8650U 1.90 GHzASUS VivoBook Pro : Intel Quad-Core i7-7700HQ Processor
Cores4better6better644
Base Frequency1.9 GHz
Boost Frequency
Memory8 GB8 GB8 GB8 GB8 GB
Max Memory Supported
Memory Speed
HDD1 TB
HDD RPM
SSD256 GB256 GB
Optical Drive
WebcamWindows Hello face authentication camera (front-facing)720p HD c
Battery
Battery Life14.5 hours
Graphics TypeIntegrated Card
Graphics CardStorage: 256GB Solid State Drive. Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 (2 GB GDDR5 dedicated)betterNVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050Ti 4GB GDDR5 (1 x HDMIworseIntel UHD Graphics 6204GB GDDR5 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Dedicated
Video Memory
CommunicationWLAN
WLANIEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac compatible
ColorBlack (Aluminum)
Weight3.62 lbs.worse8.33 lbs.better2.83 lbs.worse5 lbs.

Estimated Gaming Performance (FPS)

Here is the estimated gaming performance based on similar computers with the same graphics card. It is indicated as FPS (frames per second). Above 40 FPS is considered to be fluent gameplay (marked in green).
Game Low Medium High Ultra
Alien: Isolation2011607958
Anno 180055371710
Anno 2205119753813
Anthem49332824
Apex Legends89413433
Ark Survival Evolved66231610
Ashes of the Singularity453128
Assassin's Creed Syndicate5951365
Assassin's Creed Unity65513018
Assassinīs Creed Odyssey49302616
Assassinīs Creed Origins47312823
Battlefield 1113884440
Battlefield 316613311243
Battlefield 414912910142
Battlefield V91483935
BioShock Infinite20415313654
Borderlands 214510510383
Call of Duty Black Ops 484423531
Call of Duty Infinite Warfare90845248
Call of Duty WWII123924736
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare131935835
Call of Duty: Black Ops 221319714596
Call of Duty: Black Ops 3118844235
Civilization VI92684233
Company of Heroes 260494923
Crysis - GPU Benchmark12948
Crysis 3120936727
Darksiders III110443832
Destiny 283504538
Deus Ex Human Revolution291173103
Deus Ex Mankind Divided66492613
Diablo III217196191149
Dirt 4147734627
Dirt Rally 2.0113513923
Dirt Rally2971258046
Dirt Showdown95897168
Dishonored 254473229
Doom86704241
Dota 2 Reborn109998077
Dragon Age: Inquisition108934027
ELEX81413224
F1 2017112635032
F1 2018106604728
FIFA 18185150131121
FIFA 19151123112102
Fallout 496693931
Fallout 7648383535
Far Cry 499904737
Far Cry 569373329
Far Cry New Dawn61353330
Far Cry Primal78454027
Farming Simulator 1719415510675
Farming Simulator 19128855638
Final Fantasy XV Benchmark502817
For Honor124524735
Fortnite165994637
Forza Horizon 487484432
GTA V1131045321
Ghost Recon Wildlands76353115
Hitman 201664552727
Hitman 247332928
Hitman: Absolution84826734
Just Cause 458373028
Kingdom Come: Deliverance69352921
Mafia 3463220
Mass Effect 3635862
Mass Effect Andromeda76412521
Metro 2033145837842
Metro Exodus46221513
Metro: Last Light99937138
Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor152995540
Middle-earth: Shadow of War91443323
Mirror's Edge Catalyst112793733
Monster Hunter World69322620
Need for Speed Payback72494037
Overwatch2021608648
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds85413526
Prey108695850
Rainbow Six Siege1831287053
Resident Evil 7189875032
Rise of the Tomb Raider92603428
Rocket League18612282
Shadow of the Tomb Raider72292522
SimCity91916943
Sims 41761228274
Star Wars Battlefront 2101484130
Star Wars Battlefront1461105246
StarCraft 228512211780
StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm22013411065
Supreme Commander - FA Bench35
Team Fortress 21061019287
The Crew 259423835
The Division 275362820
The Division95673326
The Elder Scrolls Online98887647
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim1251039158
The Evil Within 247272424
The Witcher 396623319
Thief69646636
Titanfall 21351064742
Tomb Raider36022214766
Total War: Rome II24419415334
Trackmania Nations Forever30912755
Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus71413934
Wolfenstein: The New Order57585747
World of Tanks enCore43810944
World of Tanks v8100727156
World of Warcraft30723611578
World of Warships1501239174
X-Plane 10.2598522721
X-Plane 11.11665047
XCOM 279392612