|Product family||Microsoft Surface|
|Release date||1 October 2020|
|Introductory price||USD 550 to 1100|
|Operating system||Windows 10 S |
(upgradeable to Windows 11)
|CPU||Intel Core i5-1035G1|
|Memory||16 GB or 8 GB or 4 GB RAM|
|Storage||eMMC: 64 GB |
SSD: 128 GB, 256 GB
|Display||12.4 inch Touchscreen |
1536 x 1024, (148 ppi)
3:2 Aspect Ratio
|Graphics||Intel UHD Graphics|
|Sound||Omnisonic Speakers with Dolby Audio, 3.5 mm headphone jack, Dual far-field Studio Mics|
|Input||Built in: touchscreen, ambient light sensor, keyboard, touchpad, fingerprint reader|
Sold Separately: mouse, stylus pen
|Camera||720p HD camera|
|Connectivity||WiFi 6, Bluetooth 5, USB 3|
|Online services||Microsoft Store, OneDrive|
|Dimensions||278.18 mm x 205.67 mm x 15.69 mm |
(10.95 in x 8.10 in x 0.62 in)
|Mass||1,110 grams (2.45 lb)|
|Successor||Surface Laptop Go 2|
|Related||Surface Laptop SE|
|Microsoft Surface models|
The Surface Laptop Go is a portable computer introduced by Microsoft in October 2020. Marketed as a more affordable alternative to the brand's existing laptops, it is part of the company's Surface line of personal computing devices.
The laptop was announced alongside updated Surface Pro X models and several Surface accessories on 1 October 2020. Retail availability began on 13 October 2020.
|Surface Laptop Go Configuration Options|
|Price Tier in USD||CPU||GPU||RAM||Internal Storage||Color||Fingerprint|
|$550||Does not appear||Intel Core i5-1035G1||Intel UHD Graphics||4 GB||64 GB eMMC||P||No|
|$700||$800||8 GB||128 GB NVMe SSD||P B S||Yes|
|$900||$1,000||256 GB NVMe SSD||P B S|
|Does not appear||$1,100||16 GB|
The Surface Laptop Go is a new addition to Microsoft's "Surface" lineup, with a claimed 13-hour battery life (when running Windows 10 S). The laptop is available in Platinum, Ice Blue and Sandstone colors.
It has a 12.4-inch "PixelSense" Display at 1536 × 1024 using a 3:2 aspect ratio with 10-point touch but without Surface Pen support unlike prior Surface devices.
The Surface Laptop Go uses a tenth-generation Intel Core i5 processor with Intel UHD Graphics. The base model of the device has 4 GB RAM and 64 GB eMMC storage.
The device has 1 USB-C and 1 USB-A port, alongside a headphone jack and a Surface Connect port for charging. The laptop also has Wi-Fi 6 and Bluetooth 5.
Select models have a fingerprint power button with Windows Hello.
Surface Laptop Go models ship with a pre-installed 64-bit version of Windows 10 Home in S Mode and a 30-day trial of Microsoft Office 365. Users may install software only from the Windows Store. Users can opt out of the S Mode of the OS and upgrade to the Home edition for free or Pro edition for a fee and be able to install apps from outside the Windows Store. Business models come pre-installed with Windows 10 Pro.