Microsoft has unveiled an upgraded 13-inch Surface Book 2 variant with the latest Intel Core i5 processor. The new 8th gen Intel Core i5 8350U variant is now available at $1,499 (approx. Rs 108,300). The 13.5-inch Surface Book 2 is listed on the Microsoft site in three variants – the Intel Core i5 seventh gen variant, the Intel Core i5 eighth gen variant, and the Intel Core i7 eighth gen variant.
On the Microsoft listing, the 13.5-inch variant is listed in an 8GB RAM option with an option to choose from Intel Core i5 seventh gen, Intel Core i5 eighth gen and Intel Core i7 eighth gen. Intel Core i5 seventh gen variant comes with 128GB and 256GB storage while the Intel Core i5 eighth gen and Intel Core i7 eighth gen comes only with 256GB storage.
The 16GB 13.5-inch Surface Book 2 option is only available in the Intel Core i7 eight gen processor. This variant comes with 512GB and 1TB storage variants.
The 15-inch Surface Book 2 is listed with 16GB RAM and Intel Core i7 eight gen processor only. This variant comes with 256GB, 512GB and 1TB storage options.
The 13.5-inch Surface Book 2 variant with the 7th gen Intel Core i5-7300U processor is listed for a discounted price of $1,299 (roughly Rs. 89,900). Aside from the processor upgrade, the rest of the specifications remain the same. The Surface Book 2 sports a 13.5-inch PixelSense display with 3000 x 2000 pixels resolution however, the 15-inch Surface Book 2 comes with the resolution of 3240×2160 pixels.