Macbook Pro or Surface Book? Microsoft announced that Surface Book sales would begin in October 26. Next question is – compare such product vs Mac or iPad Pro.
At the presentation of the company several times appealed to the MacBook, saying that the performance model bypasses the “apple” computer twice. So successful Microsoft product will perform against the MacBook Pro, will understand later.
Metal Surface Book is equipped with 13.5-inch touch screen PixelSense, having a resolution of 3000 × 2000 pixels (267 ppi) and detects up to ten simultaneous touches. 13.3-inch MacBook can offer display resolution of 2560 x 1600 pixels, does not support touch control.
Both devices are backlit keyboard, while the battery capacity Surface Book, according to the manufacturer, it is enough for a 12-hour battery life.
MacBook delivers up to 10 hours of surfing the web on Wi-Fi network, or up to 12 hours of video playback.
Glass Surface Book touch pad supports up to five simultaneous touches, while the touch-sensitive surface MacBook supports the definition Velocity Force Touch for precise cursor control and Touch Recognition, speed control action drawing gestures Multi-Touch.
The starting price of Microsoft Surface Book is $ 1,499, at the MacBook Pro – $ 1299.