Microsoft is expanding its Surface device range in South Africa with the introduction of the Surface Book 3 for both commercial and consumer customers.

The device is available for consumers in retail from Incredible Connection stores.

Surface Book 3 is a robust laptop, powerful tablet with detachable touchscreen, and portable studio. It combines speed, graphics, immersive gaming and long battery life with the versatility of a laptop, tablet, and portable studio.

“We are excited to expand our Surface family with the addition of Surface Book 3 – our most powerful laptop yet. It is a portable powerhouse that provides the performance to tackle any task, from intensive video and graphic files to high-octane gaming. Developers, designers and professionals can rely on it for coding, compiling workloads, and for gaming,” says Vithesh Reddy, consumer and channel marketing director at Microsoft South Africa.

Available in 13-inch or 15-inch sizes, Surface Book 3 features quad-core powered 10th Gen Intel Core processors, NVIDIA graphics, a high-resolution PixelSense Display, a trackpad and keyboard.

“For developers that push the computing and IO performance of their device, Surface Book 3 comes with up to 32GB of RAM and various solid-state drive (SSD) options,” says Reddy.

Recommended retail pricing for the Surface Book 3 starts at R37 999.00