Following the unveiling of its Surface Pro 7 Plus, new leaks have emerged signaling that Microsoft's more traditional clamshell Surface Laptop will be following a similar upgrade path in 2021. The laptop is powered by the 10th gen Intel Core i5 processor, and offers up to 16 GB LPDDR4x RAM and up to 256 GB internal storage. The base model comes with just 4GB RAM and 64GB eMMC drive. It features a 12.3-inch PixelSense Display with a 2736 x 1824) resolution and comes with a single USB-C port, a USB-A port, a 3.5mm headphone jack, and the Surface Connect port. With the exception of the entry version of the line, notebooks have a fingerprint sensor to facilitate login to the system via Windows Hello. Along with this, the laptop comes with the speakers which are handled by Dolby Audio and "studio mics" with support of 720p HD webcam.
The Surface Laptop Go runs on Windows 10 Home in S mode.
According to Microsoft Official Press Release, Surface Laptop Go will be available in four memory variants- 4GB RAM and 64GB, 8GB RAM and 128/256GB, 16GB RAM and 256GB storage options.
Additionally, the 8GB RAM, 128GB, and 256GB storage variants are also available for Enterprises but their price is higher than above at ₹76,999 and ₹92,999 respectively. There's a modest-sized touchpad and a full-size keyboard with 1.3mm key travel onboard.
It is easy to carry, just weighs around 2.44 lbs (1.110 kg) also known as The Lightest Surface laptop.
The laptop will be available from January 22 via commercial authorised resellers, authorised retail, and online partners. As you can guess, compared to the big brother, the Surface Laptop Go packs moderate performance and speed. Customers planning to buy the laptop from online retailers can further avail no-cost EMI for up to nine months at a starting price of Rs 8,000/month. As for connectivity options, we are looking at the presence of Wi-Fi 6 and Bluetooth 5.0.