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[Best Buy] Microsoft 13.5" Surface Laptop 2 $1299

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[Best Buy] Microsoft 13.5" Surface Laptop 2 $1299

Maybe this is warm for some of you, but this is the cheapest i've ever seen a Surface Laptop 2 go for. Really high end and ultra slim laptop with 4 cores and touchscreen. Has anyone seen it cheaper?
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It's actually called the Surface Laptop 2. Surface 2 is a whole other different (and underwhelming) product from 2013.
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i think this is the black version thats priced at 1299 which is cheap

if you didn't care about color ive seen silver much cheaper
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Great deal, for this device anyway. This is way better value than the MacBook Air.
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NeverMSRP01 wrote:
Dec 9th, 2018 12:05 pm
i think this is the black version thats priced at 1299 which is cheap

if you didn't care about color ive seen silver much cheaper
How much lower for the i5 and 256GB model?
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Deriot wrote:
Dec 9th, 2018 11:55 am
It's actually called the Surface Laptop 2. Surface 2 is a whole other different (and underwhelming) product from 2013.
Hard to keep track these days with all their different products with similar names. From Wikipedia:

The Surface family features six main lines of devices:

The Surface line of hybrid tablets, with optional detachable keyboard accessories, and optional stylus pen. The latest model, the Surface Go, uses an Intel Pentium Gold 4415Y SoC processor.
The Surface Pro line of professional hybrid tablets, with similar, optional detachable keyboard accessories and optional stylus pen. The latest model, the Surface Pro 6, has an 8th generation Intel Core series processor.
The Surface Laptop, a notebook with a 13.5-inch touchscreen. The device runs Windows 10 S by default; however, it can be upgraded to Windows 10 Pro.
The Surface Book, a notebook with a detachable tablet screen. The base is configurable with or without discrete graphics and an independently operable tablet screen, on which the optional stylus pen functions. The stylus pen is sold separately from the latest Surface Book model.
The Surface Studio, a 28-inch all-in-one desktop that adjusts into a digital drafting table with stylus and on-screen Surface Dial support.
The Surface Hub, a touch screen interactive whiteboard designed for collaboration.
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tmonies wrote:
Dec 9th, 2018 12:19 pm
How much lower for the i5 and 256GB model?
i5 128gb model is $1049
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HN12345 wrote:
Dec 9th, 2018 12:57 pm
Hard to keep track these days with all their different products with similar names. From Wikipedia:

The Surface family features six main lines of devices:

The Surface line of hybrid tablets, with optional detachable keyboard accessories, and optional stylus pen. The latest model, the Surface Go, uses an Intel Pentium Gold 4415Y SoC processor.
The Surface Pro line of professional hybrid tablets, with similar, optional detachable keyboard accessories and optional stylus pen. The latest model, the Surface Pro 6, has an 8th generation Intel Core series processor.
The Surface Laptop, a notebook with a 13.5-inch touchscreen. The device runs Windows 10 S by default; however, it can be upgraded to Windows 10 Pro.
The Surface Book, a notebook with a detachable tablet screen. The base is configurable with or without discrete graphics and an independently operable tablet screen, on which the optional stylus pen functions. The stylus pen is sold separately from the latest Surface Book model.
The Surface Studio, a 28-inch all-in-one desktop that adjusts into a digital drafting table with stylus and on-screen Surface Dial support.
The Surface Hub, a touch screen interactive whiteboard designed for collaboration.
Seems a lot less complicated than figuring out what some random letter or number means in the ASUS UX49509-D or whatever.
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at this price, i would go with X1E for $1643 during BF.
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HN12345 wrote:
Dec 9th, 2018 12:57 pm
Hard to keep track these days with all their different products with similar names. From Wikipedia:

The Surface family features six main lines of devices:

The Surface line of hybrid tablets, with optional detachable keyboard accessories, and optional stylus pen. The latest model, the Surface Go, uses an Intel Pentium Gold 4415Y SoC processor.
The Surface Pro line of professional hybrid tablets, with similar, optional detachable keyboard accessories and optional stylus pen. The latest model, the Surface Pro 6, has an 8th generation Intel Core series processor.
The Surface Laptop, a notebook with a 13.5-inch touchscreen. The device runs Windows 10 S by default; however, it can be upgraded to Windows 10 Pro.
The Surface Book, a notebook with a detachable tablet screen. The base is configurable with or without discrete graphics and an independently operable tablet screen, on which the optional stylus pen functions. The stylus pen is sold separately from the latest Surface Book model.
The Surface Studio, a 28-inch all-in-one desktop that adjusts into a digital drafting table with stylus and on-screen Surface Dial support.
The Surface Hub, a touch screen interactive whiteboard designed for collaboration.

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kimwoobingsu wrote:
Dec 9th, 2018 1:10 pm
i5 128gb model is $1049
256GB vs 128GB... Some people might actually need the extra storage... Not microSD expansion, cloud drive or other workaround solution. I believe these devices are not hw upgradeable..
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wish they would have included a USB-C port instead of the mini display port
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Deriot wrote:
Dec 9th, 2018 11:55 am
It's actually called the Surface Laptop 2. Surface 2 is a whole other different (and underwhelming) product from 2013.
Thanks! Edited!
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kimwoobingsu wrote:
Dec 9th, 2018 1:10 pm
i5 128gb model is $1049
128gb is way too low for a laptop. Heck, my smartphone has 128gb internal and 256gb SD card. :p
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Theres a bunch of Asus models with same or better specs for $300 less and most are even lighter. Great build as well. Id take a look at those before pulling the trigger on this.

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