Microsoft has launched the Surface Laptop Go 2 in India, after it was introduced last month. The brand-new Surface Laptop Go 2 has updated features and specs that show the wide range of experiences that Windows 11 PC users have come to have.
The new Surface Laptop Go 2 offers the Surface’s signature premium design and features in an ultra-portable package that fits easily into your bag. Included are a bright 3:2, 12.4″ PixelSense touch screen, an improved HD camera, and two Studio Mics for making audio and video calls. With 30% more key travel and a large precision trackpad, typing on the Surface is as good as it gets. The power button has a fingerprint reader (not on base model) built in, which lets the device work with Instant On and Windows Hello.
The device weighs only 1.12 kilograms and is powered by a quad-core Intel® Core i5 processor from the 11th generation. The Surface Laptop Go 2 has a premium aluminum exterior and metal finish in Platinum. In addition, the commercial version of the Surface Laptop Go provides Surface’s first Intel-based secure-core PC. Up to 8GB of LPDDR4x RAM and 256GB of SSD storage are available.
The Surface Laptop Go’s 64GB eMMC model is no longer available, having been replaced by a 128GB SSD model. The device ports include a USB Type-C port, a USB Type-A port, a 3.5mm audio jack, and a Surface Connect port for charging and for battery life. The device could offer up to 13.5 hours of battery life.
Microsoft Surface Laptop Go 2: Specifications
- 12.4-inch (1536 x 1024 pixels) PixelSense touchscreen display, 330 nits brightness
- 11th Gen Intel Core i5-1135G7 Processor; Intel® Iris® Xe Graphics
- 4GB / 8GB LPDDR4X RAM with 128GB / 256GB SSD
- 720p HD f/2.0 aperture camera (front-facing) camera
- Omnisonic Speakers with Dolby Audio Premium; Dual far-field Studio Mics
- Windows 11 Home
- Software: Preloaded Microsoft 365 Apps, Microsoft 365 Family 1- month trial, Preloaded Xbox App with Xbox Game Pass Ultimate 1-month trial
- Connectivity: Wi-Fi 6 802.11ax, Bluetooth 5.1 LE
- Physical ports: 1 x USB-C, 1 x USB-A, 3.5 mm headphone jack, 1 x Surface Connect port
- One Touch sign in with Fingerprint Reader Power button (excluding i5/4/128)
- Firmware TPM 2.0
- Sensors: Ambient light sensor
- Up to 13.5 hours of battery life with typical device usage
Pricing and availability
The Microsoft Surface Laptop Go 2 is available in the following configurations in India
|Model||Surface for Business MRP||Surface for Consumer MRP|
|Laptop Go 2 i5/4GB/128GB
Laptop Go 2 i5/8GB/128GB
Laptop Go 2 i5/8GB/256GB
Laptop Go 2 i5/16GB/256GB
It is available through commercially authorized retailers as well as online and retail partners such as Amazon.in and Reliance Digital.
- No-cost EMIs for consumer SKUs start at INR 8,222/month, applicable for 3, 6, and 9 months.
- Retail customers can get a free Surface Arc Mouse (worth INR 7,499) with the device as part of the launch promotion.
- This offer is available from select partners until supplies last. The color of the Surface Arc Mouse may differ depending on availability.
Commenting on the launch, Bhaskar Basu, Country Head – Devices (Surface), Microsoft India, said,
When we first introduced Surface Laptop Go, the world was navigating profound changes in the way each of us connects both to people and experiences. The Windows PC became more essential than ever for work, school, play, and social connections. We are delighted to bring the new Surface Laptop Go 2 to India. Whether you’re seeking the perfect product to take with you on vacation, or a premium device for your work or learning experience, the Surface Laptop Go 2 is everything you need in a package that is light, reliable, elegant, and more secure. In a time when we expect more from our PCs, Surface Laptop Go 2 is here to deliver on that expectation at an incredible price for everyone.