1. powersquad's Avatar
    A tech blogger seems to have a unit that he has been using daily and confirmed 13+ hours battery life to Fox news with some juice remaining even after 13+ hours.

    05-13-2017 04:13 AM
  2. kaktus1389's Avatar
    Looks like Microsoft took that aspect of Windows 10 S really seriously and perhaps that's why they have been building this thing for 2 years. Although it doesn't surprise me as they tried to make the most space for the battery anyway, it's still very impressive. Goes well with the thing that Panos Panay says every time when he's on stage:"We don't want you to get distracted and to bother with finding a charger while you're focused on the work on your Surface."
    05-13-2017 04:28 AM
  3. Dominik523's Avatar
    Oh my god, I can't believe how beautiful this laptop is. I want it so bad haha
    Design and battery are just perfect.
    Ayrton01CZ likes this.
    05-13-2017 04:34 AM
  4. Darthbobcat's Avatar
    It'd be a nice step up from my Surface Pro 4. I love it, but it can be a bit short lived sometimes. Though, oddly enough, the Creator's Update seems to have helped. I think also putting my system into a pseudo- Windows 10 S setup where it has to ask me to install outside apps, which I really haven't, has also helped.
    05-13-2017 04:46 AM
  5. Leslee 94's Avatar
    Doing very well.. one of the most important thing while buying something new is the battery
    05-13-2017 05:56 AM
  6. Jeffery Holderness's Avatar
    Great review for the Surface Laptop. I'm impressed.
    05-16-2017 11:04 AM
  7. GG002's Avatar
    I can totally see how battery life could stretch 13h in W10S mode! Most of the times when something is going haywire and eating battery on my SP3, it's because some normal Win32 app is out of control.
    chain13 likes this.
    05-16-2017 03:25 PM
  8. k1s23's Avatar
    that laptop is beautiful! i cant wait to buy one.
    05-17-2017 01:34 AM
  9. friedchocolatesoda's Avatar
    13+ hours? I'm interested
    05-17-2017 03:07 AM
  10. Pidri's Avatar
    thats pretty impressive
    05-17-2017 03:46 AM
  11. Drael646464's Avatar
    That's pretty darn good, that battery life. Best in class.

    "that felt pretty darn good too!" - Do not give this man MDMA, and show him a fur rug.
    05-17-2017 04:35 AM
  12. radinmv's Avatar
    Its good that positive reviews like this are coming out sooner than later. Battery life looks great!
    05-17-2017 08:52 AM
  13. Ayrton01CZ's Avatar
    If that's really the case, then well done Microsoft! That's a winner.
    05-17-2017 11:47 AM
  14. sod1497's Avatar
    Then it's really perfect for students. I can't wait to put my hands on it :)
    05-17-2017 12:12 PM
  15. TheFlyingDutchBros's Avatar
    I would be interested to hear what he used the Surface Laptop for in that 13+ hour period. Are we talking heavy web browsing and some video streaming? Or are we mostly talking about office and communication app usage? Either way I'm still suitably impressed, but it would be nice to have a detailed explanation so we can have a better idea of what to expect.
    05-17-2017 09:54 PM
  16. JaimitoFrog's Avatar
    Cool. I am curious how it performs compared to SL running Win10Pro.
    05-17-2017 10:39 PM
  17. Photonsym's Avatar
    I feel like thats really good for the laptop because always having battery on a laptop, thats intented to be carried around everywhere to use anytime you need it, is essential
    05-18-2017 08:15 AM
  18. Kram Devil's Avatar
    This is the best video I've seen for gauging the dimensions of the laptop. I didn't know it was THAT thin and light. Yes, the dimensions might have been published but seeing it being used and handled by someone in real life or in a clear video gives you a more accurate impression than numbers on a spec sheet. He seems really really happy with it. I'm glad. But I confess, I'd still buy the surface book over the surface laptop if given a choice between both.
    05-18-2017 12:29 PM
  19. ajcletus500's Avatar
    probably the first windows laptop to stick to its claimed battery life.
    Is it the OS that's making a difference or the hardware that is really efficient?
    05-19-2017 04:02 PM
  20. falcon304's Avatar
    Damn, that's pretty crazy. That would give me some pause to putting 10 Pro on there.
    05-20-2017 10:02 PM
  21. ttsoldier's Avatar
    That battery life has me contemplating upgrading from my sp4
    05-21-2017 08:30 AM
  22. ibbbo's Avatar
    Wow, 13+ hours... based on my current laptop with 2.5 hours at best, the surface one seems like a real monster
    05-21-2017 08:41 AM

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