Microsoft Surface Book 2: Top Leaks We Know About the Macbook's Rival

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There is nothing new to explain about the Microsoft's Surface products as they offer best Windows experience. The company released the Surface Book last year with much fanfare and hefty of interesting features such as a detachable keyboard, Surface Pen.

Microsoft Surface Book 2: Top Leaks We Know About the Macbook's Rival

Microsoft called the Surface Book as 'ultimate laptop' and the product justified the tagline and was loved by many professionals all over the world. The Surface Book 2-in-1 was released nearly an ago and the rumors regarding its successor which is dubbed as Surface Book 2, as of now, has already circulated the internet.

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The next generation Surface Book will be dubbed as the Surface Book 2, according to a leak and will be pegged to launch on early 2017 or Q4 2016. Now, we have collected the top 10 leaks of the Surface Book 2, which are worth considering. Check out the sliders below.

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A 4K Resolution Screen

The upcoming Microsoft Surface Book 2 is said to feature a 4K display with a resolution of 3,840 x 2,160, which is a welcome upgrade from the Surface Book 2-in-1 which arrived with a display resolution of 3,000*2,000 and a pixel density of 267 PPI.

Powered by Upcoming Kaby Lake Processors

It is no doubt that the Surface Book 2 will be powered by the upcoming Kaby Lake processors as its rival Macbook Pro is also said to feature a Kaby Lake processor. Also, considering the fact that 4K display surely needs a powerful processor as Kaby Lake to run.

Better 3D Graphics

A new leak suggested that the Surface Book 2 will arrive with a high-end graphic card along with the Kaby Lake processor. Sounds great, right? It is also rumored that the laptop will be powered by the powerful GeForce 980M graphic card.

Muscle Wire Mechanism to Detach the Screen

Microsoft is planning to integrate the 'Muscle Wire' mechanism in the Surface Book 2 as it requires additional electric power to separate the screen from the keyboard. And, the company is also planning to reduce the gap between the hinge and the keyboard, which was asked by many people.

New Surface Stylus Which Can be Rechargeable

The Surface Book 2 is expected to arrive with a rechargeable stylus rather than a battery powered one, which is also a welcome upgrade and asked by many Surface Book 2-in-1 users all over the world.

Is Surface Book 2 VR Ready?

There is a rumor which suggested that the Surface Book 2 might also be VR ready. However, there aren't many rumors regarding the same feature. So, take this with a pinch of salt.

More Ports

The Surface Book 2 is expected to come with more ports than its predecessors. That said, we can see two USB 3.0 ports, a mini Display port, and an SD card reader.

Also, there might be an HDMI 1.3 port which is a 297MHz port with 'direct output architecture' for better video outputs.

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