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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Price from $1599.00 (for a new one, see 1 offer below)

Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:87
GPU Benchmark:81
Popularity score:99

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:88/ 100

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Product nameMicrosoft Surface Book 2Dell Latitude 5491 1920 x 1080 LCD Laptop with Intel Core i7-8850HLenovo Legion Y520 15.6" FHD Gaming Laptop - 7th Gen Intel CoreMicrosoft Surface Laptop 2 LQQ-00024MSI GL72M 17.3" Full HD Gaming Laptop - 7th Gen. Intel Core
CPU Benchmark87better97878787
GPU Benchmark81worse65better84worse5581
Value for Money80worse74worse70worse66better83
Popularity99worse86worse75worse80worse64
Rating
Shopineer score88worse85worse77worse77worse79
Price$1599.00worse$1599.99$1599.00$1599.00$1599.00
Operating SystemWindows 10 ProWindows 10 ProWindows 10 ProWindows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 10 Pro
BrandMicrosoftDellLenovoMicrosoftMSI
Screen13.5"14"15.6"13.5"17.3"
Display TypePixelSense Display
Resolution3000 x 2000worse1920 x 1080worse1920 x 1080worse2256 x 1504worse1920 x 1080
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 i7-8850H hexa core processor with up to 4.3 GHz frequ7th Generation Intel Core i7-7700HQ Processor 2.8 GHz (6M CacheIntel Core i7-8650U 1.90 GHz7th Generation Intel Core i7-7700HQ Processor 2.8 GHz (6M Cache
Cores4better6444
Base Frequency1.9 GHz
Boost Frequency
Memory8 GB8 GBbetter16 GB8 GBbetter32 GB
Max Memory Supported
Memory Speed
HDD
HDD RPM
SSD256 GB1 TB256 GB512 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 1worseNVIDIA GeForce MX130 with 2GB GDDR5betterNVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050Ti Graphics 4GB GDDR5worseIntel UHD Graphics 620NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Graphics 2GB GDDR5
Video Memory
CommunicationWLAN
WLANIEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac compatible
ColorBurgundy (Aluminum)
Weight3.62 lbs.worse3.63 lbs.worse5.3 lbs.better2.83 lbs.worse6 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
Anthem49312725
Apex Legends90413432
Battlefield V91484035
Darksiders III114453731
Dirt Rally 2.0112514023
Fallout 7646383436
Far Cry New Dawn60353330
Farming Simulator 19124855537
Hitman 246333029
Just Cause 457383028
Metro Exodus47221513
The Division 278372920