Microsoft revealed the new Surface Book yesterday. The device is a laptop that can also turn into a tablet which can replace your laptop. The Surface Book is quite fascinating and comes with high-end specs, too. But, how does it compare with the other big boys of the market? Here’s a comparison of the specs:

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As you can see from the above spec sheet, the Surface Book is pretty damn good compared to the other devices — especially the Macbook Pro. The device isn’t really cheap, but it does offer some good specs. It will be very interesting to see how the device performs in real-life — we will try to have an in-depth review of the device once we get our hands-on one of them. Until then, if you are planning to get a new laptop or a tablet, will you be checking out the Surface Book? Let us know in the comment section below.

More comparisons:

Surface Pro 4 vs Macbook Pro, iPad Pro and MacBook Air

Surface Pro 4 vs Surface Book vs Surface Pro 3

Pre-order links, models and pricing:

Surface Book
Estimated retail price (USD)
Intel® Core™ i5, 128 GB and 8 GB of RAM$1499
Intel® Core™ i5, 256 GB and 8 GB of RAM$1599
Intel® Core™ i5, 256 GB and 8 GB of RAM (dGPU)$1,899
Intel® Core™ i7, 256 GB and 8 GB of RAM (dGPU)$2,099
Intel® Core™ i7, 512 GB and 16 GB of RAM (dGPU)$2,699