After months of its global announcement, Microsoft’s most affordable laptop, the Surface Laptop Go, has finally been launched in India. The “Go” models are a more affordable version of flagship Surface devices that promise to deliver a value-for-money experience. It’s a Surface Laptop 3 with toned-down hardware and slightly less weight for almost half the price.
Surface Laptop Go boasts an aluminum build sporting a 12.45-inch PixelSense LCD having 15361536 x 1024 resolution and a 3:2 aspect ratio with a full-size non-detachable keyboard carved out of polycarbonate having 1.3mm key travel and a precision trackpad. There’s a fingerprint sensor embedded into the power button with support for Windows Hello and One Touch sign-in features.
The laptop is powered by a 10th generation Intel Core i5-1035G1 Ice Lake processor with a base clock speed of 1.2GHz and boosted clock speed of 3.6GHz coupled with Intel’s Integrated Iris Plus graphics. The laptop comes in three variants, where you’ll either get 4/8GB of RAM and as far as internal storage is concerned; the base variant comes with 64GB of eMMC storage while the rest of the models comes with 128/256GB of SSD storage. The Surface Laptop Go runs Windows 10 Home in S mode.
On the audio front, it features Dolby Atmos onmisonic speakers and dual far-field studio mics. There is a single USB A, and USB C port along with Microsoft’s proprietary Surface Connect charging port, while you can also juice it up using the USB C port with support for 65W fast charging and 13 hours of battery life on a single charge.
Surface Laptop Go Availability and Pricing
The Surface Laptop Go will be available in India from January 22 in starting at Rs. 63,4999 for the base variant with 4GB RAM, and 64GB eMMC storage.
Here is the pricing of all the models which will be available in India.
- 4GB + 64GB – Rs. 63,499
- 8GB + 128GB – Rs. 71,999
- 8GB + 256GB – Rs. 91,999
- 16GB + 256GB – Rs. 110,999
The Surface Laptop Go will be available through commercial authorized resellers, authorized retailers, and online partners, including Reliance Digital and Amazon. You can also avail no-cost EMI options for up to 9 months starting at Rs. 8,000 a month.