Microsoft has launched today Surface Go in India at a starting price of INR 38,599.
Surface Go offers laptop performance and tablet portability as it weighs only 522gm. It can be tucked easily in most bags and is ideal for everyday task. It has built-in kickstand, a signature of Surface devices, and a full friction hinge which extends to 165 degrees. The hinge design helps users find the perfect angle for any task.
This device is powered by an Intel Pentium Gold Processor 4415Y for seamless launch of an application like OneNote, or stream videos from Netflix. Surface Go is claimed to offer up to 9 hours of battery life. This device has 10 inch high-resolution PixelSense Display that supports Surface Pen (optional) with 4,096 levels of pressure sensitivity, low pen parallax, low latency and precision for accurate note taking, drawing and computer-aided design.
Surface Go is equipped with 5 megapixel HD camera and rear auto-focus 8 megapixel HD camera, along with dual microphones for making crisp, clear video calls via Skype.
This device can be paired with Surface Go Signature Type Cover ( optional ) and the new Surface Mobile Mouse ( optional ), and users can experience a full-fledged laptop experience anywhere. The Signature Type Cover is available in Black, plus Platinum, Burgundy, and Cobalt Blue in Alcantara. It also boasts a full-mechanical keyset, backlit keys, optimum spacing for fast, fluid typing, and an extra-large glass trackpad for precise control and navigation.
For users who prefer a full desktop experience, Surface Dock ( optional ) transforms Surface Go into a powerful workstation that lets users charge their Surface, while connecting to a full-size keyboard and multiple external monitors.
Surface Go comes equipped with Windows 10 Home in S mode. Commercial customers can opt for Windows 10 Pro which brings business security features to protect devices and infrastructure from modern threats. Users can benefit from Windows Autopilot, whereby Surface Go can be unboxed and configured from the cloud. In addition, users can simply logon with a smile with Windows Hello, recognition uses biometrics to deliver quick and secure sign-in. Built on the manageability and security features of Windows 10 that IT teams know and trust, Surface Go comes equipped with Microsoft-verified security, Windows Defender Antivirus, multitasking capabilities and world-class support.
Pricing and Availability
The Surface Go is now available for pre-order in India on Flipkart
The retail prices are as follows:
|Product||MRP (in INR)|
|Surface Go Configurations|
|Intel 4415Y, 64GB eMMC, 4GB RAM/ Wi Fi||38,599|
|Intel 4415Y, 128GB SSD, 8GB RAM/ Wi Fi||50,999|
|Surface Go Signature Type Cover – Black||8,699|
|Surface Go Signature Type Cover – Colour||11,799|