What you need to know

  • Microsoft's new Surface Laptops are shown off in a sizzler video.
  • There are options for Surace Laptops with metal rather than Alcantara.
  • The new Surface Laptop 3 is available to preorder starting at $999 and will launch on October 2.

The Surface Laptop 3 was announced at Microsoft's October Surface event. There are two versions of the Surface Laptop 3, a 13.5-inch version and a 15-inch version. The 15-inch version of the Surface Laptop 3 has an option for a custom AMD Ryzen 7 processor.

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Both versions of the Surface Laptop 3 will be available on October 22, 2019. You can read more about the Surface Laptop, including more of its specs, in our post covering its launch

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Compact form

Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 (13-inch)

Small size, big value

Though it isn't as powerful as it's larger cousin can be, the 13-inch version of the Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 will make it an excellent travel laptop.

Go big or go home

Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 (15-inch)

Perfect for home use

With a bigger screen and some slightly better hardware, the 15-inch version of the Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 is an excellent laptop to choose for home or office use.

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