As you know, today, Microsoft will hold a special event in New York. And it seems that the mysterious hardware innovation software giant, laid up for the event, will be a new Microsoft Surface Laptop, multiple images of which are currently on the network. Given that they published a Twitter user under the name WalkingCat (@ h0x0d), known for its reliable information about Microsoft products, the authenticity of the pictures cannot be doubted. In addition, another reliable insider – Evan Blass – also provided a picture of the coming trends.
Apparently, Microsoft Surface Laptop with Windows 10 S – is Microsoft’s answer to the Chromebook Google Chromebook Pixel. However, I must say that the answer is to get a “little” late, given that the Chromebook Pixel 2 sales were discontinued at the end of August 2016, and the new models cannot be at all.
Oh well, back to the Microsoft Surface Laptop with Windows 10 S, which, according to preliminary data, will be equipped with a display diagonal of 13.5 inches PixelSense and come in four colors: Platinum, Burgundy, Cobalt Blue and Graphite Gold.
The upcoming Microsoft Surface Laptop will also get a keyboard, sheathed in Alcantara (synthetic fabric that looks like a chamois). Similar sheathing used in the keyboard Premium version Surface Pro 4. Data of the processor or any other technical details about the device is not present, but on the pictures you can see trends regular USB port, mini DisplayPort, and a traditional power connector Surface. It seems, Microsoft has decided to ignore current trends and do not include equipping their laptop connector USB Type-C.
According to the source, Microsoft Surface Laptop with Windows 10 S would weigh 1.25 kg total body thickness 14.47 mm and thickness of 9.9 mm of the top cover. The total resolution of the display will be 3.4 million pixels. Presumably, this 1080p panel with aspect ratio of 3: 2.
One last interesting detail: Microsoft Surface Laptop works under Windows 10 S – the expected name for Windows 10, Cloud, created to compete with Chrome OS. According to preliminary data, it will run only applications Universal Windows platform (Unified Windows Platform).