Surface Go 2 Launched; Starts at $399 – Bigger Display and Faster Processor

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The Microsoft Surface Go 2 is officially live and starts at $399 for the base model. Microsoft unveiled the Surface Go 2 along with the Surface Book 3 and Surface Headphones 2. The new iteration of Surface Go comes with minor changes like a bigger display and faster processor

Microsoft Surface Go 2 Specifications

When compared to the previous model, there are no major changes at all. The new model comes with a bigger 10.5-inch display while the older variant came with a 10-inch screen.

It comes with the same thin and lightweight design from the previous generation. Surface Go 2 features a 10.5-inch screen with a resolution of 1920 x 1280 and an aspect ratio of 3:2.

When it comes to the internals, the Surface Go 2 is powered by the Intel Pentium Gold processor and Intel Core 8th-gen m3 processor. The Pentium Gold processor variant comes with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of eMMC storage on the base variant and in the top variant, it is paired with 8GB of RAM and 128GB SSD onboard storage.

The Core 3m variant comes with 8GB of RAM and 256GB SSD Storage.

According to Microsoft, the new tablet is said to be 64% faster than the original Surface Go.

To the rear, the tablet gets a 5MP camera and comes with an exclusive new camera app. In a single charge, it would offer up to 10 hours of battery life

Surface Go 2 Price

Pentium Gold/4GB/64GB – $399 (around Rs. 30,300)

Pentium Gold/8GB/128GB – $549 (around Rs. 41,700)

Core-m3/8GB /128GB – $629 (around Rs. 47,800)

Core-m3/8GB/ 128GB/LTE – $729 (around Rs. 55,400)

Core-m3/8GB /256GB/TE – $879 (around Rs. 66,800)

The new Microsoft Surface Go 2 will go on sale from 12th May. The above given are the configurations in which the tablet would be made available. As of now, it will be only available in select regions and India is not included in it. It will take some more time for this tablet to arrive in India.

Astro K Joseph
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