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Microsoft Surface Book (2016)

alaTest has collected and analyzed 6 reviews of Microsoft Surface Book (2016). The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. Reviewers really like the design and performance. The energy efficiency and screen also get good feedback, whereas there are some negative reviews about the price. Views are divided on the portability.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Microsoft Surface Book (2016) is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by: Scott Stein (

Microsoft Surface Book i7 (2016) review


The Surface Book was Microsoft's first-ever laptop, and now it's back for an encore.

Improved speed, graphics and battery life in a similar, crisp design. Detachable tablet comes included, as does the Surface Pen. Has USB ports and SD card slot.

It's also slightly thicker and heavier than last year's version, and retains the odd gap on the folding hinge. Expensive compared to other options. Doesn't meet minimum specs for VR gaming.

The design remains mostly unchanged, but PC power users will like the extra power and battery life on the updated 2016 version of the Surface Book.

Nov, 2016

Expert review by: Matt Safford (

Microsoft Surface Book (2016, Core i7) Review and Ratings


Today's top detachable 2-in-1, Microsoft's updated Surface Book is a stunner, packing improved graphics, a Core i7 CPU, and longer battery life. It's great for getting work done, but you'll need to work a bunch to pay for it: It starts at $2,399.

Stunning screen ; Improves upon epic battery life of original ; Powerful and light as a big-screen tablet

Extremely expensive as configured ; Tablet portion has very short battery life ; Not exactly light at 3.6 pounds ; No USB-C/Thunderbolt ports

With class-leading battery life in laptop mode, a solid magnesium frame, and a keyboard that puts every other convertible (save perhaps the

Dec, 2016

Expert review by: (

Microsoft Surface Book i7 version 2016


Si le design n'a quasiment pas évolué, le nouveau Surface Book s'améliore au niveau de l'autonomie et des performances.

La vitesse, les graphismes et l’autonomie améliorés tout en conservant le design réussi, le stylet Surface Pen inclus, les ports USB et le lecteur SD

Le poids et l’épaisseur qui ont augmenté par rapport au modèle 2015, le prix, pas prêt pour la réalité virtuelle

et son écran Oled.

Dec, 2016

Expert review by: Henrik Skapare (

Test: Microsoft Surface Book


Fantastisk byggkvalitet ; Bra prestanda ; Djärv design ; Utmärkt skärm

Tjock hopvikt ; Tung ; Batteritiden ; Dyr

Microsofts lyxiga hybrid Surface Book har äntligen kommit till Sverige. Priset är högt – men det är också prestandan.

Mar, 2017

Consumer review by: TDOB70 (

Versatile, powerful and fully portable. Great Device


Versatile, powerful and fully portable. Great Device

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Battery can fickle

Dec, 2016

Consumer review by: saif25 (



I think superb specs but very expensive



Nov, 2016