Microsoft Surface Book vs MacBook Pro: New Videos Take Jabs On Apple’s Laptop

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Is Microsoft targeting Apple MacBook Pro?s market? The latest promotional videos for Microsoft Surface Book indirectly shows that Microsoft wants to attract Apple?s customers.

In the promo videos Tim Flach, an animal photographer is featured as a delighted user of Microsoft Surface Book. MS Power User says these videos have highlighted the touchscreen feature and software capabilities of Microsoft Surface Book. The brand has strongly conveyed that its Surface Book can bring your imagination to reality. Tim Flach compares his Macbook with Surface Book, according to CNET. After trying out the features, he says he doesn’t find such features on his Mac. ?

Do you feel the Surface Book could be better than the MacBook Pro? Here you can have a better insight of the two devices.

Microsoft Surface Book

Microsoft Surface Book is Windows 10 based outstanding device. According to The Guardian, Surface Book is powered by Intel Core i5 or i7 (6th generation). The capacity of RAM is 8 or 16GB. You also have the storage options like 128, 256 or 512GB. It packs 8MP rear, 5MP front-facing camera. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB 3.0, SD, mini DisplayPort. The laptop is just ?1.52 or 1.58Kg. There is ?a larger battery and also an SD card slot, two USB 3.0 ports, a mini DisplayPort. In addition to these, you will find a magnetic charging socket. The price tag begins from ?1,299 for the base model.

MacBook Pro 2016

MacBook Pro will carry ?Skylake chips and touchscreen features. 13 inch MacBook Pro can work up to 10 hours and the 15-inch model can stay for 9 hours. The device will pack two Thunderbolt 2 ports, two USB 3 ports, an HDMI port, an SDXC card slot, and a 3.5 mm headphone jack. There will be FaceTime HD camera, dual Mics and stereo speakers. There is also a rumor that the MacBook Pro 2016 will be a solar powered device. It will have a retina display. ?A groundbreaking Retina display. A new force-sensing trackpad. All-flash architecture. Powerful dual-core and quad-core Intel processors,? Apple explained on its website. The price range of the MacBook Pros will be between $1,299 to $1,799.

What did you feel after analyzing the features of the Surface Book and MacBook Pro? Share your opinion with us.


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