The Microsoft Surface Book (CR9-00002) comes with a lightweight which makes easy to carry around. The touchscreen device contains a quality display which will give you a crystal clear viewing experience. The battery life is also good enough that helps the device to work for long hours. Dual camera helps to provide quality video recording and calling. However, a better capacity of storage and a dedicated GPU would have made it a perfect option to go for.
Display and Camera
The Microsoft Surface Book (CR9-00002) features a 13.5 inch Quad HD Plus LED Backlit PixelSense Multi-touch display having a quality screen resolution of 3000 x 2000 pixels. Just above the display a 5MP webcam is present that helps to make video calls while the 2MP rear-facing camera assists while recording videos.
Connectivity and Battery
In terms of connectivity, the device offers a lot of options such as - 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac wireless LAN, Bluetooth v4.2, one slot of USB 3.0, an SD card reader, a VGA port, a headphone jack and a microphone jack respectively. The Microsoft Surface Book (CR9-00002) energised from a Li-ion battery which claims to provide a backup of 12 hours.
Storage and Peripherals
The Microsoft Surface Book (CR9-00002) has a solid state drive capacity of 128GB which is not sufficient for the device. A detachable keyboard and a touchpad with multi-touch gesture support are present in the device as input peripherals.
Performance and OS
Acting as the brain of the system, the Microsoft Surface Book (CR9-00002) is powered by an Intel core i5 processor which belongs to the 6th generation. The processor clocks at a speed of 2.4Ghz and is paired with an 8GB LPDDR3 RAM. For further assistance, an Intel HD 520 GPU is present. Apart from these, the Microsoft Surface Book (CR9-00002) boots on a 64-bit windows 10 Professional operating system.