Pre-orders for the Microsoft Surface Pro 6, Surface Laptop 2 and Surface Studio 2 have started via Microsoft Online Store and authorised commercial resellers including AsiaPac, JK Technology, NCS, and UIC, as well as authorised retailers including Best Denki, Challenger, Courts, LOL by Epicentre, and Harvey Norman.
The next generation of Surface devices will deliver incredible experiences, and enhanced productivity for individuals on-the-go. With the power of Surface, Windows and Office, connected through the cloud, users are empowered to be more creative with their choice of Surface devices.
The Surface experience is one that supports users to build out their vision and dreams. The beautiful and stylish hardware is an instrument that strings together our best solutions to help unleash users’ creativity and sharpen their focus on honing their craft. For users and businesses seeking to create new breakthroughs in 2019, Surface will be a perfect companion to bring their innovative ideas and thinking to life.
Borko Kovacevic, Director of Marketing & Operations, Microsoft Singapore.
Surface Pro 6: Your Device, Your Way
While the refined exterior may look familiar, Surface Pro 6 features a redesigned architecture under its hood to deliver astonishing power. The quad-core, 8th Generation Intel Core processor is 1.5 times faster than its predecessor, while offering the same battery life of up to 13.5 hours of video playback.
Surface Pro 6 features a 12.3” PixelSense display that is perfect for rendering designs on photo editing software, or for binge-watching serials on your favourite streaming apps.
For users and businesses who use Surface for ideation, they can continue to lean on the new generation to take their ideas to the next level by combining digital inking features and Surface Pen with everyday Artificial Intelligence (AI) features available on Office 365. With helpful time-saver features on Windows 10, including the password-free Windows Hello sign-in and Windows Timeline.
In a new world of work, users can create their own workspace regardless of location with Surface Pro 6. The device features a 165-degree kickstand, and weighs just 770 grams, making it a desirable productivity device that can be used at any location. Add in the luxurious Signature Type Cover and Surface Mouse, and Surface Pro 6 immediately transforms from a tablet to a laptop.
Surface Laptop 2: Perfect Balance, Perfect Work and Life Partner
The all-new Surface Laptop 2 continues to deliver outstanding performance for users seeking a stylish yet conventional device. Sleek and light, with improved speed and performance enabled by the latest 8th Generation Intel® Quad Core™ processor, the Surface Laptop 2 is 85 percent more powerful than its predecessor.
With up to 14.5 hours of battery life, Surface Laptop 2 is crafted with its premium design, PixelSense Touch Display, and best-in-class keyboard and trackpad. It is now available in Platinum, Surface Laptop 2 is more than a workhorse – it is a style statement.
For the discerning, Surface Laptop 2 quiets the sounds you do not want to hear, while amplifying the sounds you do want to hear. The laptop barely makes a sound when a user closes the lid or types on the Alcantara keyboard. However, with the built-in OmniSonic speakers discreetly hidden below the keyboard, sounds are brought to life.
Surface Studio 2: Built for Creators, by Creators
The Surface line-up was created to address creators’ demand for power and versatility. The technology needs to fade to the background such that users can get into their most creative state.
Surface Studio 2 addresses professional creators’ demands for a device that rises above the rest – where vibrancy, graphics performance, and fast processing matter. It features next-generation Pascal graphics and 50 percent faster GPU with full SSD hard drives.
For users and businesses who are fans of the original Surface Studio, the new device is 38 percent brighter, with 22 percent more contrast, and is calibrated to deliver the most accurate colours possible. At default, Surface Studio 2 runs at 192 DPI, which is an actual reproduction of physical prints. This means that users can unlock immersive, graphics-rich experiences on the magnificent 28” PixelSense Display.
Pair it with Surface Pen and Surface Dial, and users can unleash fill creative potential on a thin 12mm digital canvas.
Surface Pro 6 (from SGD 1,398), Surface Laptop 2 (from SGD 1,528) and Surface Studio 2 (from SGD 5,548) are available for pre-orders starting 3rd January via the Microsoft Online Store, authorised commercial resellers, and authorised retailers. The new line-up will be generally available from 15th January 2019.