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Microsoft Introduces New Surface Devices Taking the Windows PC Into the Next Era of Computing – Microsoft Stories UK

Announces Surface Laptop 5 and Surface Pro 9 pre-orders starting November 15

New Delhi, November 15, 2022: Microsoft announced today that pre-orders for the new Surface products, Surface Laptop 5 and Surface Pro 9, will open in India from November 15 through Amazon.in, Reliance Digital, Croma, Vijay Sales and select multi-brand stores along with authorized commercial Surface dealers begin .

Microsoft recently shared its vision for the next era of the Windows PC, where PC and cloud intersect and leverage innovative AI technology to unlock new experiences. The new Surface launches bring the best of Microsoft together on a single device, so everyone can participate, be seen, heard, and be creative.

Irina Ghose, Chief Operating Officer, Microsoft India, said: “We are excited to bring the new Surface devices to India and expand our portfolio for Windows 11. Over the past decade, Surface has challenged the convention of the PC with innovative form factors and new interaction models that have transformed what the industry has come to expect from a laptop, desktop, tablet, and mobile productivity device. More importantly, Surface and Windows have helped break down barriers by enabling each of us to connect, create, work, learn, and play in new and natural ways. Today, with Windows 11, new Surface products, apps and experiences, we are taking the next step in our journey.”

Surface Pro 9

A decade ago, Microsoft combined the best of a powerful laptop, a versatile tablet, and an ink-ready studio, and today, Surface Pro 9 raises the bar again. The device features the legendary built-in kickstand and a stunning borderless 13-inch PixelSense display with a refresh rate of up to 120 Hz and a wide range of colors. Under the display is an HD camera, Omnisonic speakers, directional microphones and Microsoft’s custom G6 chip, which takes inking with tactile signals to the next level. Combined with the new Ink Focus in Microsoft OneNote or the new GoodNotes app for Windows 11, digital ink on screen feels like writing with pen and paper.

Surface Pro 9 offers a choice of processors – 12th Gen Intel® Core processor based on the Intel® Evo™ platform[1] with Thunderbolt™ 4 or Microsoft SQ®3 powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon with 5G connectivity[2] (*For commercial use only). Either way, users get the same iconic Surface Pro shape, great performance, and all-day battery life3 and secured core capabilities.

The Intel® Core processor offers incredible power and performance. Based on the Intel® Evo™ platform, it’s ready for true multitasking, full desktop productivity and intensive workloads – with up to 50% more performance than Surface Pro 8. Thunderbolt™ 4 enables fast data transfer and docking to multiple 4K Displays or support of an eGPU setup.

The Microsoft SQ®3 processor offers fast 5G connectivity and up to 19 hours of battery life[3]. It unlocks new AI capabilities made possible by an all-new Neural Processing Unit (NPU) that is transforming the way users connect with people in their lives. With more than 15 trillion calculations per second, the NPU in Surface Pro 9 enables new experiences with Windows Studio effects.

Starting at INR 105,999, the Surface Pro 9 is crafted with a premium aluminum body in a new set of beautiful anodized colors[4] and offers personalization options with its signature keyboard.

Surface Laptop 5

an image of Surface Laptop 5

From the effortless opening and quick sign-in with Windows Hello to the touchscreen, precision touchpad, and perfect typing experience, Surface Laptop 5 offers the craftsmanship, comfort, and capabilities to get started and do your best work.

Surface Laptop 5 is sleek and stylish with all-day battery life[1] and now features Thunderbolt™ 4. Powered by the latest Intel® Evo™ platform, Surface Laptop 5 is over 50% more powerful than its predecessor.

Available in 13.5-inch or 15-inch options, each with Dolby Vision IQ, Surface Laptop 5’s signature 3:2 PixelSense display gives users the best possible image, vivid colors, and sharp contrast in all lighting conditions . The speakers are perfectly tuned and offer Dolby Atmos 3D spatial processing[1]to fully immerse users in their content. The HD front-facing camera and studio microphones capture lifelike images and even adjust the camera exposure to suit any lighting environment.

Starting at INR 107,999, Surface Laptop 5 offers new features that allow customers to enjoy a fully immersive content experience and do everything on their terms.

Pre-order information

The devices will be available for pre-order starting November 15, 2022 through authorized retailers including Amazon.in, Reliance Digital, Croma, Vijay Sales and select multi-brand stores.

Customers are entitled to a free Surface Pro Keyboard (Black) valued at INR 14,999 with the purchase of a Surface Pro 9 and customers are entitled to a free Surface Arc Mouse in Poppy red valued at INR 7,499 with the purchase of a Surface Laptop 5.

They will be generally available in India starting November 29th in the following configurations:

models Consumer interface

(Windows 11 Home)

Commercial surface

(Windows 11 Pro)

Surface Laptop 5
13.5 inch display
12th Gen Intel® Evo™ Core i5, 8GB, 256GB SSD 107,999 111,899

12th Gen Intel® Evo™ Core i7, 16GB, 512GB SSD 178,999 180,899
15 inch display
12th Gen Intel® Evo™ Core i7, 8GB, 256GB SSD 139,999 ——-
12th Gen Intel® Evo™ Core i7, 16GB, 512GB SSD 188,999 190,699
Surface Pro 9
12th Gen Intel® Core i5 8GB 128GB SSD 105,999 111,899
12th Gen Intel® Evo™ Core i5, 8GB, 256GB SSD 116,999 121,699
12th Gen Intel® Evo™ Core i7, 16GB, 256GB SSD 167,999 170,999
12th Gen Intel® Evo™ Core i7, 16GB, 512GB SSD 198,999 200,599
12th Gen Intel® Evo™ Core i7, 32GB, 1TB SSD 269,999 269,599

[1] Requires Dolby Atmos® encoded content and audio.[1] Battery life varies significantly based on usage, network and feature configuration, signal strength, settings, and other factors. See https://aka.ms/SurfaceBatteryPerformance for details.[1] Surface Pro 9 with 12th generation Intel® Core™ processors and memory of 256 GB and more are based on the Intel® Evo™ platform[2] This variant is only available for commercial customers in India. 5G not available in all areas; Compatibility and performance depend on carrier network, schedule and other factors. See carrier for details and prices.[3] Battery life varies significantly based on usage, network and feature configuration, signal strength, settings, and other factors. See https://aka.ms/SurfaceBatteryPerformance for details.[4] Colors available on select models only. Available colors, sizes, finishes and processors may vary by store, market and configuration.*Offer until November 28th or while supplies last

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