On November 14, Microsoft held the 2019 Surface New Product Appreciation Conference in Beijing headquarters, inviting many media to experience a series of new products such as Surface Laptop 3, Surface Pro 7, Surface Pro X and so on. Microsoft’s Chief Product Officer and “Father of Surface” Panos Panay also attended the scene.
On October 2, Microsoft released a whole new generation of Surface Laptop 3, Surface Pro 7, Surface Pro X and other products in the United States. On November 14, Microsoft held the 2019 Surface New Product Tasting Conference in Beijing headquarters, inviting many media to experience it together. Up these products. Microsoft ’s Chief Product Officer and “Father of Surface” Panos Panay also came to the scene to introduce us in detail to its work.
Microsoft’s Chief Product Officer and “Father of Surface” Panos Panay
Panos Panay said: “Microsoft is a very good company in the perfect integration of software and hardware. Surface products have always been the representative work of the combination of Microsoft hardware and software. The new Surface series products are designed to give each user more Strong productivity and creativity, we listen to every user’s feedback, and strive to promote innovation. We hope to better integrate hardware design and software experience, design in a humane way, make technology invisible, and integrate Surface The user ’s life allows each user to enjoy his own pace in modern life and work. “
At the US conference in early October, Microsoft announced two dual-screen folding devices, Surface Neo and Surface Duo, which attracted the attention of netizens. This time Panos Panay also brought the two devices to the site for demonstration and explanation. The Surface Duo is smaller in size and runs the Android operating system, while the Surface Neo is larger in size and uses the Windows operating system. On these two dual-screen devices, users can achieve more convenient multi-tasking operations, and cross-screen applications can also improve work efficiency. These two products will not be officially released until 2020, Microsoft said that it is to give developers more time to adapt the application.
As the first generation of traditional notebooks in the Surface family, the Surface Laptop 3 is aimed at more mainstream users. This time not only launched a 13.5-inch version, but also added a 15-inch version with AMD processors. Both models provide a USB Type-C interface and retain the Surface magnetic interface, which supports fast charging and can charge the battery from 0% to 80% in one hour.
The Surface Laptop 3 is no longer equipped with Alcantara fabric as standard. In some models, users can also choose magnesium aluminum alloy as the B-side material. In addition, the keyboard of the Surface Laptop 3 has changed. The 1.3mm key travel is slightly lower than the 1.5mm of the Surface Laptop 2, but the touchpad area has increased by 20%. In addition, Surface Laptop 3 provides a modular storage design, and users can replace the SSD by themselves.
The 15-inch SurfaceLaptop 3 is Microsoft’s first PC product using AMD processors, equipped with the latest 3000 series Ryzen processors (models are Ryzen 7 3780U Surface Edition, Ryzen 5 3580U Surface Edition, can be regarded as sharp The enhanced version of the Dragon 7 3700U and Ruilong 5 3500U, focusing on strengthening the GPU graphics core), and equipped with AMDRadeon RX Vega 11 custom version integrated graphics.
The new generation of Surface Pro 7 is also displayed on the spot. It inherits the appearance design of the previous generation, and has mainly improved in terms of hardware and details. It is equipped with Intel’s latest tenth-generation Core processor, a 4/8 / 16GB memory, 12.3-inch PixelSense display, a resolution of 2736 * 1824, a screen ratio of 3: 2, and it also carries a USB-Type C interface for the first time.
In addition, the new Surface Pro X also shines. This is a 2-in-1 product with an ARM-based SQ1 chip processor (customized by Qualcomm, the main prototype frequency is up to 3.0GHz). It uses an ultra-thin body design, with a thickness of only 7.3mm and a weight of 774g. The Surface Pro X is equipped with a 13-inch 3: 2 ratio PixelSense display with a resolution of 2889 * 1920, pre-installed Windows 10 Home Edition, supports Windows Hello facial recognition and password-free login, and adds LTE network support. It has a more powerful Life time.
Finally, we also saw Surface Earbuds, which is also Microsoft’s first true wireless headset, with a total battery life of 24 hours, the headset provides 8 hours of battery life alone, and the headset box battery can charge the headset twice. Surface Earbuds uses a special appearance design with a relatively large size. It is fixed to the ear canal through the four fulcrum points on the contour of the headset, and the capsule-shaped charging case is also very special. Surface Earbuds supports Windows, iOS, and Android operating systems. Cortana can be quickly called through the headset and supports a variety of gesture operations.