The Microsoft Surface Book (W45-00001) laptop is one of the best 2-in-1 laptops with a webcam on both ends in its price range. The performance and the battery backup are excellent. The lightweight laptop also features a superb display with vivid colours. Overall, the Microsoft Surface Book (W45-00001) is worth buying.
Display and Configuration
The Microsoft Surface Book (W45-00001) laptop comes with a 13.5-inch IPS LED touch screen display. It has a brilliant screen resolution of 3,000 x 2,000 pixels and boots on Windows 10 Professional operating system. The laptop is driven by a 2.4GHz Intel Core i5-6300U processor assisted by 8GB of LPDDR3 RAM and an onboard Intel HD 520 graphics card.
Body Looks and Input Devices
The laptop is well crafted in a silver coloured body with elegant looks. It measures 312.42 x 232.15 x 12.9mm and weighs 1.57Kg. The Microsoft Surface Book (W45-00001) 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
A camera is stacked on both ends - an 8MP rear-facing camera and a 5MP front facing webcam. The rear camera supports Full HD 1080p video recording and the selfie camera supports 720p HD video recording. In terms of storage, the Microsoft Surface Book (W45-00001) houses a 128GB solid which copies/transfers files at a speed rate.
Battery and Connectivity
Acting as a stamina provider is a Li-ion battery which claims to render a backup for around 12 hours. On the networking front, the Microsoft Surface Book (W45-00001) features a wide range 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.