The Microsoft Surface Book (CR9-00013) is a nice 2-in-1 laptop which comes with a lightweight body. The device is equipped with the dual webcam and those can capture good quality videos. The device performs well in terms of handling multitasking and running heavy games. The battery backup is excellent for daily usage. However, a dedicated GPU would have been made it a perfect option to go for.
Display and Configuration
The Microsoft Surface Book (CR9-00013) features a 13.5-inch PixelSense display with a screen resolution of 3,000x2,000 pixels. The device is powered by a 2.4GHz Intel Core i5-6300U (6th Gen) processor coupled with an 8GB RAM. Furthermore, an inbuilt Intel HD 520 GPU is present that delivers a superb graphics display. The laptop features a well-designed silver coloured body which weighs around 1.58kg. The device runs on Windows 10 Professional operating system sailing upon 64-bit architecture.
Battery, Storage and Camera
The Microsoft Surface Book (CR9-00013) has a Li-ion battery which claims to deliver 12 hours of battery backup. The device houses a 128GB solid state drive which performs its task at a fast speed. The device is stacked with a 5MP primary camera which is used for video calling. Another 8MP secondary camera is present at the rear side of the device which helps to record videos of full HD resolution.
Input Device and Connectivity
The Microsoft Surface Book (CR9-00013) comes with two basic input devices such as a touchpad with multi-touch gesture support and a detachable keyboard. The laptop offers a wide range of connectivity options such as - a VGA port, a microphone jack, a headphone jack, an SD card reader, two slots for USB 3.0, Bluetooth v4.1 and Wireless LAN 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac.