Microsoft introduces new Surface devices that take the Windows PC into the next era of computing

Microsoft introduces new Surface devices that take the Windows PC into the next era of computing

Announces Surface Laptop 5 and Surface Pro 9 pre-orders, starting November 15th

New Delhi, 15 November 2022: Microsoft today announced that pre-orders for new Surface products, Surface Laptop 5 and Surface Pro 9, will begin from November 15 in India via Amazon.in, Reliance Digital, Croma, Vijay Sales and select multi-brand stores along with authorized Surface commercial resellers.

Microsoft recently shared its vision for the next era of the Windows PC, where the PC and the cloud intersect and leverage innovative AI technology to unlock new experiences. The new Surface product launches bring together the best of Microsoft on a single device, allowing all users to participate, be seen, be heard and express their creativity.

Irina Ghose, Chief Operating Officer, Microsoft Indiasaid, “We are excited to bring the new Surface devices to India, expanding our portfolio for Windows 11. Over the past ten years, Surface has challenged PC convention through innovative form factors and new interaction models that transformed the industry expect from a laptop, desktop, tablet and mobile productivity device.More importantly, Surface and Windows helped break down barriers, enabling each of us to connect, create, work, learn and play in ways that are new and natural. With Windows 11, new Surface products, apps and experiences, today we take the next step in our journey.”

Surface Pro 9

a picture of the Surface Pro 9

A decade ago, Microsoft combined the benefits of a powerful laptop, versatile tablet and ink-ready studio, and today the Surface Pro 9 is raising the bar again. The device has the iconic built-in support and a stunning edge-to-edge 13″ PixelSense display, with up to 120Hz refresh rate and a wide range of colors. Below the display is an HD camera, Omnisonic speakers, directional microphones and Microsoft’s custom G6 chip that takes ink to the next level with tactile cues Combined with the new Ink Focus in Microsoft OneNote, or the new GoodNotes app for Windows 11, digital ink on screen feels like writing with pen and paper.

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Surface Pro 9 offers a choice of processors – 12th generation Intel® Core processor built on the Intel® Evo™ platform[1] with Thunderbolt™ 4, or Microsoft SQ®3 powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon with 5G connectivity[2] (*for commercial use only). In either case, users will get the same iconic Surface Pro shape, great performance, all-day battery life3 and secured core functions.

The Intel® Core processor offers incredible power and performance. Built on the Intel® Evo™ platform, it’s ready for real-world multitasking, full desktop productivity and intense workloads – with up to 50% more performance than Surface Pro 8. Thunderbolt™ 4 enables fast data transfer, docking to multiple 4K displays, or supports an eGPU setup.

The Microsoft SQ®3 processor provides fast 5G connectivity and up to 19 hours of battery life[3]. It unlocks new AI capabilities made possible through an all-new Neural Processing Unit (NPU) that transforms how users connect with the people in their lives. Capable of more than 15 trillion calculations per second, the NPU in Surface Pro 9 brings new experiences with Windows Studio effects.

Starting at INR 105,999, Surface Pro 9 is crafted with high-quality aluminum casing in a new set of beautiful anodized colors[4] and provides opportunities for personal customization with the signature keyboard.

Surface Laptop 5

an image of a laptop on Surface 5

From effortless opening and quick login with Windows Hello, to the touchscreen, precision touchpad and perfect typing experience, Surface Laptop 5 offers the craftsmanship, comfort and capabilities to jump in and produce your best work.

Surface Laptop 5 is slim and elegant, and offers all-day battery life[1] and now features Thunderbolt™ 4. Powered by the latest Intel® Evo™ platform, Surface Laptop 5 is over 50% more powerful than its predecessor.

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Surface Laptop 5’s signature 3:2 PixelSense display comes in 13.5″ or 15″ options, each with Dolby Vision IQ, providing users with the best possible image, vivid colors and sharp contrast in all lighting conditions. The speakers are perfectly tuned and offer Dolby Atmos 3D spatial processing[1], to fully immerse users in their content. The front-facing HD camera and studio microphones capture realistically, and even adjust camera exposure in any lighting environment.

Starting at INR 107,999, the Surface Laptop 5 comes with new features that enable customers to enjoy a fully immersive content experience and do everything on their terms.

Pre-order information

The devices are available for pre-orders starting November 15, 2022, through authorized retailers such as Amazon.in, Reliance Digital, Croma, Vijay Sales and select multi-brand stores.

On purchase of a Surface Pro 9, customers will be eligible for a free Surface Pro Keyboard (Black) worth INR 14,999 and on purchase of Surface Laptop 5, customers will be eligible for a free Surface Poppy Red Arc Mouse worth INR 7,499.

They will be generally available from November 29 in the following configurations in India:

Models Surface for consumer

(Windows 11 Home)

Surface for commercial

(Windows 11 Pro)

Surface Laptop 5
13.5″ screen
Intel® 12th Gen Evo™ Core i5, 8GB, 256GB SSD 107,999 111,899

Intel® 12th Gen Evo™ Core i7, 16GB, 512GB SSD 178,999 180,899
15″ screen
Intel® 12th Gen Evo™ Core i7, 8GB, 256GB SSD 139,999 ——-
Intel® 12th Gen Evo™ Core i7, 16GB, 512GB SSD 188,999 190,699
Surface Pro 9
Intel® 12th Gen Core i5, 8GB, 128GB SSD 105,999 111,899
Intel® 12th Gen Evo™ Core i5, 8GB, 256GB SSD 116,999 121,699
Intel® 12th Gen Evo™ Core i7, 16GB, 256GB SSD 167,999 170,999
Intel® 12th Gen Evo™ Core i7, 16GB, 512GB SSD 198,999 200,599
Intel® 12th Gen Evo™ Core i7, 32GB, 1TB SSD 269,999 269,599
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[1] Requires Dolby Atmos® encoded content and audio.[1] Battery life varies significantly based on usage, network and feature configuration, signal strength, settings and other factors. See for details.[1] Surface Pro 9 with 12th generation Intel® Core™ processors and storage of 256 GB and above is built on the Intel® Evo™ platform[2] This variant is only available for commercial customers in India. 5G is not available in all areas; compatibility and performance depends on carrier network, plan and other factors. See carrier for details and prices.[3] Battery life varies significantly based on usage, network and feature configuration, signal strength, settings and other factors. See for details.[4] Colors only available on selected models. Available colors, sizes, finishes and processors may vary by store, market and configuration.*Offer until 28 November or while stocks last

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