The Microsoft Surface Book (SV7-00001) is a lightweight laptop, easy to carry around. It is a strong performer with great battery backup. The laptop also features a superb display with vivid colours and has nice cameras on both ends. It is one of the best 2-in-1 laptops in its price range. Overall, the Microsoft Surface Book (SV7-00001) is worth buying.
Display and Configuration
The Microsoft Surface Book (SV7-00001) laptop comes with a 13.5-inch IPS LED touch screen backlit display. It features a screen resolution of 3,000 x 2,000 pixels with vivid colours. It boots on Windows 10 Professional operating system sailing upon 64-bit architecture. The laptop is driven by a 2.4GHz Intel Core i5-6300U processor aided by an 8GB of LPDDR3 RAM and an inbuilt Intel HD 520 graphics card.
Battery and Connectivity
Acting as an energy provider is a Li-ion battery which claims to render a backup for around 12 hours. On the networking front, the Microsoft Surface Book (SV7-00001) features a lot of options such as Wireless LAN 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth v4.0, two USB 3.0 slots, an SD card reader, a headphone jack and a microphone jack.
Body Looks and Input Devices
The laptop is well-designed in a silver coloured body with good looks. It measures 312.42 x 232.15 x 12.9mm and weighs 1.57Kg. The Microsoft Surface Book (SV7-00001) features two common input devices which perform well and are quick to respond - a touchpad with multi-touch gesture support and a standard detachable keyboard.
Camera and Storage
For video calling and recording, there is a camera stacked on both ends. The rear camera has a resolution of 8MP and supports 1080p Full HD video recording. The front camera has a resolution of 5MP and supports 720p HD recording. As far as the storage is concerned, the Microsoft Surface Book (SV7-00001) has a 128GB solid which copies/transfers files at a speed rate.