Microsoft’s newly launched products Surface Go 2, Surface Book 3, Surface Headphones 2, Surface Earbuds and Surface Dock 2 will be coming to South Africa later this year.
Surface Go 2
– Surface Go 2 keeps the same thin, lightweight design, but now offers a larger 10.5-inch PixelSense display, improved battery life and a model with up to 64% faster performance than the original with 8th Generation Intel Core M options for the first time. Other features include; dual microphone solution, to increase voice clarity and reduce background noise for Teams meetings or video chats, and a 5MP front-facing camera delivers sharp video even in low light.
– The new Camera app for the rear-facing camera to make it easy to scan documents and whiteboards. Paired with Surface Pen, Surface Go 2 allows distance learners and remote workers to stay digital, while unlocking the power of natural ink for things like drawing diagrams, marking up documents or working through math equations.
– Surface Go 2 starts at $399 and will be available starting 12 May 2020.
Surface Book 3
– Surface Book 3 Microsoft’s most powerful laptop ever, providing up to 50% more performance than Surface Book 2 and up to 17.5 hours of battery life. Customers can choose between 13-inch or 15-inch packed with high-DPI PixelSense Display, smooth, precise trackpad, comfortable keyboard and the performance of 10th Generation Intel Core processors and choice of discrete NVIDIA GeForce GTX or Quadro RTX GPUs. Surface Book 3 now comes with up to 32GB of RAM and the fastest SSD we have ever shipped. For people who love to game, Surface Book 3 15-inch has an NVDIA GeForce GTX GPU with enough power to play the top Xbox Game Pass for PC titles at 1080p in a smooth 60 frames per second.
– Surface Book 3 starts at $1599 and will be available starting 21 May 2020.
Surface Headphones 2
– Surface Headphones 2 are designed to slip comfortably over your ears and surround you with spectacular sound quality, including 13 levels of ambient noise control. The model comes with improved sound quality and battery life, bringing you up to 20 hours of clear sound. The active noise cancellation is adjustable through intuitive on-ear dials and specifically tuned to either block out or amplify human voices. This comes in handy when you are trying to work from home with roommates, kids, significant others or pets.
– Surface Headphones 2 are priced at $249 and will be available starting 12 May 2020.
– Featuring an ultra-comfortable and stable fit, Surface Earbuds offer intuitive touch controls so you can start a phone call or change the song without taking out your phone. Experience rich, immersive Omnisonic sound and instantly play Spotify from your Android phone with a triple tap on either earbud. Screen-free integration with Microsoft 365 lets you catch up on emails with Play My Emails in the Outlook Mobile App for iOS or allow you to dictate in Word, Outlook or PowerPoint.
– Enjoy all-day battery life with the included wireless charging case. Surface Earbuds are priced at $199 and will be available starting 12 May 2020.
Surface Dock 2
– Surface Dock 2 helps you expand your workspace with a simple magnetic click and delivers faster charging, higher data transfer rates and the enterprise management tools people have been asking for. This comes with an announcement of new multi-port Microsoft USB-C Travel Hub to give users more ways to connect to networks, displays and USB-C™ accessories.
– Surface Dock 2 is priced at $259.99 and the Microsoft USB-C Travel Hub is priced at $99.99. Both will start shipping to customers later this month in select markets.