Many people (including the one who wrote to you) like small notebooks because of the ease of transport. There is evidence that, for this group, Microsoft is preparing a laptop Surface with 12.5 inch screen. The project will even have an internal codename: Sparti.
Information comes from sources close to Microsoft due Windows Central. According to them, the new Surface will have a tenth-generation Intel Core i5 processor, 4 GB of RAM, 64 GB for data storage in the most basic version and of course Windows 10, in addition to the 12.5-inch screen. above. .
In the United States, the initial price of this model should be between 500 and 600 US dollars. Despite the more fair value and compact proposition, sources claim that the Sparti will have no inferior results compared to other laptops. in the Surface line. Obviously, Microsoft’s idea is to provide more sensible options on the line, while adhering to the minimum quality criteria.
Surface “Sparti” should take students as its primary target audience. That would make the model a rival to simpler versions of the Google Pixelbook Go, such as the Chrome OS-based line of laptops launched in the last quarter of 2019 with a starting price of $ 649. .
If confirmed, the device will also be taller than the Microsoft Surface Go 2, a 10.5-inch screen device announced in May with a starting price of around $ 400.
Rumors suggest the new Surface will be announced in October 2020 alongside other accessories and devices for the line. As for the record, there is no forecast release in Brazil.