With so many new laptops and electronics being released in the market in 2022, it isn’t surprising that Microsoft isn’t playing around. The brand’s upcoming Surface gaming laptop has been leaked by ThePrimeGaming.
Leaked Spec Sheet
According to the initial look into the spec sheet of the leak, the first of its kind gaming laptop from Microsoft’s Surface series will feature the latest 12th Generation Intel Core i7-12700H CPU and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 Ti GPU configuration for a powerful gameplay experience.
Not just the performance, Microsoft isn’t shying away with the visuals too. The model is expected to be equipped with a 16” PixelSense Flow display with up to 165Hz refresh rate, 1440p screen resolution and Dolby Vision support for crisp and clear visual experience.
As for the overall design and construction, the gaming laptop will measure 14.07”x9.65”x0.77” and weigh 4.45lbs, which is comparably compact and quite portable as well. The Surface gaming laptop will also feature a magnesium and aluminum casing and will be available in two color variants – Platinum and Matte Black. No longer will you have to worry about lugging around a heavy laptop to meet your gaming needs.
The model will come preinstalled with Windows 11 OS, so users can enjoy the latest Windows features and apps to further enhance the gameplay and productivity. To further amplify gaming experience, the Surface gaming laptop will come with preloaded Xbox App and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate’s one-month trial.
If you are concerned about the I/O ports and connectivity options in the gaming laptop, ThePrimeGaming’s spec sheet suggests that the Surface gaming laptop will be integrated with three USB Type-C ports with USB 4.0 or Thunderbolt 4.0 port. Also, it will have the staple 3.5mm headphone jack with the Surface connect port.
The wireless connectivity is equally responsive in the gaming laptop with the 802.11ax compatible Wi-Fi 6 connectivity and Bluetooth 5.1 technology. Data transfer has never been easier.
When it comes to authentication and video, the Surface gaming laptop flaunts the Windows Hello face authentication (front-facing). Also, the front-facing webcam is of 1080p resolution, further adding to the benefit.
Although there is no information about the memory configuration, the Surface gaming laptop will feature up to 2TB SSD for storage.
Pricing and Availability
The information surrounding the upcoming Microsoft Surface gaming laptop has been leaked by ThePrimeGaming.
Only the spec sheet has been released until now. There are no official reports (or leaked rumors) concerning the price point or availability of the gaming laptop yet.
However, floating rumors suggest that Microsoft might release the new Surface gaming laptop at their Autumn Hardware Event. Until then, excited consumers will have to wait for the brand to debut their first of its kind Surface gaming laptop to the users.