|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 premium laptops, it is part of the company's Surface line of personal computing devices and the first of its generation.
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|
Platinum Ice Blue Sandstone
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). 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.