Surface Book 3 (13.5-inch) first look

19 mai. 2020
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Microsoft updated the Surface Book 3 with new 10th Gen Intel processors and new GPU options. In this first look, Dieter Bohn talks about the whole idea of this laptop with a detachable screen. If your laptop screen turns into a tablet, what are the tradeoffs?
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  • Does the Surface Book 3 have enough horsepower for your needs?

    The VergeThe VergeAcum 8 luni
    • the tablet mode is really important for me, when i want to do just reading or watching movies. The real question is , is there another better alternative?

      Lita ZoLita ZoAcum 3 luni
    • KA __ yes I am also a developer. It’s simple if you want windows go for surface book . Even surface book 2 is perfect but I now prefer mac . But again if you want specifically there is no machine to match the SBP . Only keyboard itself is like wow.

      HkHkAcum 4 luni
    • @Hk I do web and mobile app development and need something that would last long and still have high performance, would you recommend SB3 if you've used it ??

      Asmaa El KorkAsmaa El KorkAcum 4 luni

      Shaaraw DarbarwarShaaraw DarbarwarAcum 4 luni
    • mochabear what about the surface laptop 2/3? They’re super clean lightweight and can be spec’d to be kinda grunty

      Nuwan SamarasekeraNuwan SamarasekeraAcum 8 luni
  • Please don’t buy any surface products, software has many issues, they update it regularly, whenever new updates comes the system fails in many other hardware things...for me in last update and the keyboard and mouse stopped working...customer service is worst. Doesn’t worth the money we pay to those people!!!!!

    Parimal DGYParimal DGYAcum 7 Zile
  • 1:20 that neck crack

    BigKHosenBigKHosenAcum lună
  • Apple fanboys.

    JoshDidIttJoshDidIttAcum lună
  • is it good for fast video editing on premier pro ? or pictures editing on photoshop ? and can i get the full version of those apps on this ? thank you

    7moodcam Q87moodcam Q8Acum lună
  • i use the surface book 13.5 inch model for 3 years and now i have been using the surface book 2 for around 8 months and for me is the perfect 2 in 1 device i love it , and the battery last like 10 to 12 hours depending on the update you have .

    Reyese 22Reyese 22Acum lună
  • battery is also available in tablets mode. really impressive 2 In 1.

    Prasant kumarPrasant kumarAcum 2 luni
  • Very nice review in detail. I think it's a bit expensive. Can u plz suggest a good laptop for video editing.

    Affi EatsAffi EatsAcum 2 luni
    • MacBook air or pro with M1.

      ベジータベジータAcum 2 luni
  • That's what I really really like

    Anirban DuttaAnirban DuttaAcum 2 luni
  • bezels seem to be bigger for 2020

    Ridwanur RahmanRidwanur RahmanAcum 2 luni
  • can you run video games in tablet mode?

    Ash RamkissoonAsh RamkissoonAcum 2 luni
  • I find it to be a great business tool. Mine earns it's cost over and over.

    RobertRobertAcum 2 luni
  • I have this,I love it. I would chose thos over macbook anytime. I play game with this a lots and also edit my video with this. Its very modern

    Simplistic KitchenSimplistic KitchenAcum 2 luni
  • bezels need to shrink

    Gourav MGourav MAcum 3 luni
  • Hello, thank you for this video! My attention was attracted by what you said about making trades-off to have the benefit of the tablet mode. Because I'm not so interested about the tablet mode, although it's a plus, I'm searching for a nomad computer for photo work, which means : performance, quality screen, battery autonomy, not too big, not too heavy. And the surface 3 seems to be the one most fitted for my needs, without trades-off due to the tablet thing. Or maybe you know some other computers that are most fitted for these needs?

    candide Jarczakcandide JarczakAcum 3 luni
  • who found the verge and was addicted ever since reply if you have

    Eli MtunjiEli MtunjiAcum 3 luni
  • Is it good enough for programming?? I am considering buying it for web and mobile app development but just not sure if that's the best choice for me. I want something that would last long and still have a high performance. +I love that it's 2in1, I might use it for digital calligraphy. If there's a programmer who is using it please tell me if it's a good choice

    Asmaa El KorkAsmaa El KorkAcum 4 luni
  • They like to complain about everything we clearly know there bias and nothing wrong with that. But that is the reason why my last nerve was verged off from this channel! Can't do it anymore

    JJAcum 4 luni
  • Please write specs in description

    AVD 08AVD 08Acum 4 luni
  • Why does most tech bloggers complain? I'm already grateful for having a used laptop.

    Reymon ReyesReymon ReyesAcum 4 luni
  • any tablet in the market wouldn't be as powerful as the surface book 3

    RishabhRishabhAcum 4 luni
  • 15 inches it would been omg, but idk surface go is best for its price

    philip philipphilip philipAcum 4 luni
  • Hi i am about to buy surface book 3 and my useage is for ui and ux works , sketching and using of multiple software at a time does surface book is a good choice? If yes whats the specification i should buy?

    Kiruthika AmmuKiruthika AmmuAcum 5 luni
  • the battery on this thing is very bad, is it just me?? who else is having this issue. battery life is very very short, especially compared to the macbook pro 2015... 2015 people. Microsoft, you could do way better!

    Maria ZelmanMaria ZelmanAcum 5 luni
  • Does it come with Microsoft office? Or do you have to pay for a subscription?

    Michael L.Michael L.Acum 5 luni
  • My Surface Book 2 batteries have degraded to 65% of their original capacity within 2 years, laptop lasts

    Randall BatemanRandall BatemanAcum 5 luni
  • Am I the only here from a Wikipedia footnote link?

    Hussain Bu AdamHussain Bu AdamAcum 5 luni
  • Don't purchase surface book 3, if I am not wrong we will see microsoft will dich intel.they will shift from 12nm to 7nm chip. It mean after 2 year we will see every laptop with 7nm chip.. wait don't upgrade until you have lots and lots of money... It a review unit. He will not say anything wrong. It's a sponsored video.

    Ankit GuptaAnkit GuptaAcum 6 luni
  • I'm really surprised the speakers were not listed as a trade-off. I just bought the Surface Book 3 because I liked the tablet feature for note taking, but have decided to return it because the speakers are SO FRUSTRATINGLY QUIET. At max volume, the speakers are only half as loud as my Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 (which has great, loud speakers). With my A/C running in the background, I Iegit cannot even hear your video using this Surface Book 3 even with max volume. This device has a lot of shortcomings as you mention, but the speakers are #1 in my opinion.

    Joy MJoy MAcum 6 luni
  • Don't buy. Own surface book 1st gen. Mine got battery swelling right and screen pops out after warranty. And you guys know the value drop of a surface book. So it doesn't even worth fixing.

    wenqiang bowenqiang boAcum 6 luni
  • This dude is a glass half empty dude

    Mohammed AbdullatifMohammed AbdullatifAcum 6 luni
  • wonderful

    raed lazimraed lazimAcum 7 luni
  • Why does it not have the kickstand.

    Sanket MoreSanket MoreAcum 7 luni
  • Shall I purchase Surface book 3, or wait for dell XPS “17 2020? I’m using for 3D modeling & graphic design (Adobe Software).

    Shoshi YesShoshi YesAcum 7 luni
  • Does it have a “brace”?

    FuranchesukoFuranchesukoAcum 7 luni
  • Did I miss your camera specs on this devic

    Hof79905Hof79905Acum 7 luni
  • These things are truly the ultimate productivity machine. Best keyboard on a laptop I’ve ever used, great pen input for taking notes, and 3:2 aspect ratio for good document and webpage viewing.

    Leighton MitchellLeighton MitchellAcum 7 luni
  • Wallpaper?🤔

    zyekuto777zyekuto777Acum 7 luni
  • u guys shouldn’t touch technology... ever.

    ratratAcum 7 luni
  • Microsoft should license the hinge from the Porsche designed laptop-that just looked and worked better. The flex hinge was ok at the time but it’s too wobbly and you still have the gap.

    Kevin WeberKevin WeberAcum 7 luni
  • Your channel is dead

    Wiktor GlinieckiWiktor GlinieckiAcum 7 luni
  • There are plenty of 2 in 1 devices to compare the 2020 surface book 3 with... Of course it doesn't compare with other laptops barely any of them are touch screen. Focus on the screen quality, the battery, ports and drawing experience basically what this device is chosen for

    SiSiAcum 7 luni
  • When will be the release date of the surface book??

    Geoff LeeGeoff LeeAcum 7 luni
  • Battery of the tablet always bulges, bended the magnesium frame, pushed the screen, discolored it, and created dead pixels. Faced the same disaster for every gen of surface book. My first surface book lasted for 600 charge cycles until the battery issue occurred. For my surface book gen 2, unfortunately, it only lasted for 167 charging cycles. This is unacceptable. But what else could I buy? This is the only fancy 2 in 1 on the market. Monopoly!

    David JiangDavid JiangAcum 7 luni
  • As a SB2 owner, I would like to draw attention to all those potential buyers out there. This device will NOT let you use the dedicated graphics when you connect it to an external monitor. The result is that if you connect it to a 4K monitor, it'll lag quite seriously even if it's powered by a quad-core CPU with 16GB RAM like mine did.

    TCTCAcum 7 luni
  • Is it worth upgrading to the intel i7 over the AMD Ryzen 7? The 15in version with Intel i7 + Nvidia is roughly USD 500 more expensive where I am vs the AMD. I wont need it for much content creation apart from editing podcasts, but will mainly be general multi-tasking and keeping 10+ chrome tabs open. I also like being able to read on the tablet from my couch, so my main concerns will be battery life and multitasking. What do you think?

    Ardian MollabeciriArdian MollabeciriAcum 7 luni
  • Yeah for me, this would not have a place in my device library. The tablet portion is too big, the screen rocks too much to use the touch while it's docked, and it's just too bulky.

    Tek MinionTek MinionAcum 7 luni
  • Its perfect for the Verge. No assembly required.

    Montes ForemanMontes ForemanAcum 8 luni
  • Surface book 3 USB-A port glitching turning on and off by itself repeatedly[BOOK3] AFTER A RECENT UPDATE, USB-A PORTS KEEPS TURNING ON AND SHUTTING OFF. SO MY WIRED MOUSE AND KEYBOARD TURNS ON AND OFF IN A SECOND INTERVAL. It worked perfectly fine before I restarted to computer. Please help me on this. BLUETOOTH MOUSE AND BLUETOOTH KEYBOARD WORKS FINE

    Sung KimSung KimAcum 8 luni
    • @Calven No. Just don't overuse the ports that needs a lot of power and don't use them with the battery

      Sung KimSung KimAcum 7 luni
    • is this solved?

      CalvenCalvenAcum 7 luni
  • Very biased review. Thumbs down. You guys are beyond non credible

    MiramarensisMiramarensisAcum 8 luni
  • Wait so let me understand this, the SB3 is being criticized for having the same look of the previous version, yet Apple isn't criticized for releasing MacBooks that look pretty much the same as the previous versions? Focusing on the detachable screen as if that's the only feature of the SB3 is suspect as well. Also, it's never a good idea to only feature a single review from a person that is outside of the target audience. A SB3 review that doesn't speak of the touchscreen/pen? Those two features are critical in the entire Surface line. Criticizing the device for its gaming performance when it wasn't built for the gaming audience in the first place is just stupid. I own a SB, SB2 and my SB3 is due in a couple of weeks. As a professional designer/illustrator, the main reason I support the SurfaceBook line over anything else is because of the additional power under the hood and the drawing/design capabilities. I usually don't work in tablet mode either but it's awesome when I do need it. Using full desktop applications in this form factor with a good GPU, lots of storage and RAM are critical reasons why I passed on the iPad Pro. There isn't a MacBook built that supports a full touch screen and pen and if I wanted to game, I sure as hell won't be better off on a Mac. Having only a non artist review the SB3 is like having someone that's not a gamer review the Switch and totally ignore the dock. Come on now Verge. Do better than this.

    Logain UBiv Tnomal AblarLogain UBiv Tnomal AblarAcum 8 luni
    • Hi, I’m looking to buy SB3 as my first surface product, how is it? do you recommend the sb3? have been receiving alot negatives about it

      CalvenCalvenAcum 7 luni
  • After watching Dell XPS 17 2020 I don't think anything could surpass it in this year!

    Ihtesham EmonIhtesham EmonAcum 8 luni
  • Macbooks having the same design since 2005....The Verge: Wow unbelievable design!!! Surface Books having the same design since 2018...The Verge: Hmm, outdated design!

    Κωνσταντίνος ΤζάνακαςΚωνσταντίνος ΤζάνακαςAcum 8 luni
    • @水島ゆき theres no drastic difference with them is his point

      starry night 彡starry night 彡Acum 2 luni
    • The last redesign for MacBook Pro 13 was in 2016, 2018 for MacBook Air and 2019 for MacBook Pro 16.

      水島ゆき水島ゆきAcum 2 luni
    • @Baris Ari the design has changed in 2018.

      FJJ WFPFJJ WFPAcum 4 luni
    • It's 2015 not 2018...

      Baris AriBaris AriAcum 5 luni
  • Everyone likes to rage about how the laptop looks the same and yet apple has been doing it for a decade and it still sells I love the look of the unit and everyone ive know who owns them has no qualms about owning one it all depends on your workflow and what you need it for

    the magic conchthe magic conchAcum 8 luni
  • I love my surfacebook 3. It's ridiculously fast.

    Danny O'ConnorDanny O'ConnorAcum 8 luni
  • 2.5k? Holy cow...

    Far A.R.Far A.R.Acum 8 luni
  • why would you want thunder ports......

    MiaMiaAcum 8 luni
  • you look like martin garrix's dad

    fck.fck.Acum 8 luni
  • reviewers on microsoft products-it's exactly the same device. reviewers on apple products- it has changed a lot both inside and outside.

    Reshad AhmedReshad AhmedAcum 8 luni
  • I hope make it with good design bezeless and better cooling for gaming and productivity because it is smart

    abade Alabade AlAcum 8 luni
  • It's not just the tablet. The whole point of this form factor is the canvas mode when you take off the screen, spin it around, and put it back on. You then have an angled screen for pen input with all the battery and GPU. This is pretty much the only option for a whole range of professionals.

    Matthew PaulMatthew PaulAcum 8 luni
  • I thought y’all stopped making videos.

    Galixiez ASMRGalixiez ASMRAcum 8 luni
  • It should have used AMD Ryzen.

    Jareon CJareon CAcum 8 luni
  • People, you neeeed the UAG Surface Book case !!! It's absolutely incredible. Makes the laptop look a lot cooler, a perfect fit!!

    Particle Config.Particle Config.Acum 8 luni
  • Owning a 2 myself I find it unscrupulous that with the 3 the screen still flops back and forth. They should have tightened this up in my opinion, it feels very loose : / All things aside, I love the thing, i7 16 Gb makes it very worth the squeeze. The almost 4K screen (of the 13.3''') is brilliant.

    Particle Config.Particle Config.Acum 8 luni
  • If it's not Apple it will not get a praised review here

    Raymond WattsRaymond WattsAcum 8 luni
  • I want this but I'm broke asf

    itami.itami.Acum 8 luni
  • Only really disappointing thing is nearly 3 years on they did nothing to address the aesthetics. Screen wobble, Redefining the hinge to even be a bit more flush, top heavy, the frikon aux placement! Like they had 3 years and the RND that went in must have been $10.

    Rowan OsbornRowan OsbornAcum 8 luni
  • After having a Surface Tablet, I still don’t consider Microsoft’s product offerings to be worth the premium price they are asking. Granted there are a few innovations that are unique to the Surface Book that are nice to see, I don’t believe it justifies the rather high price. The only reason I can perceive that Microsoft feels it can justify the the premium price is simple: “Apple envy”. This stems from Apples ability to charge top dollar for midrange hardware that is optimized to work with software it produces. Not that I am calling the ARM processors it produces midrange, some of the components that are paired with it tend to be. Apple has decades of experience in producing its products completely vertical while I feel Microsoft is still playing catch-up. I ended up ditching my Surface Pro for an iPad Pro 11 and have never looked back.

  • What a poor review. In fact most of the reviews out there are poor but a lot of those do state the Surface Book is great for its intended purpose. Verge is basically judging an elephant for its ability to swim. As a design professional, Surface Book is a dream machine for me. It is probably the most functional device out there catering to professionals in the design industry, be it creative design or engineering. It's just sad we don't have an actual professional reviewing the device.

    Amey PednekarAmey PednekarAcum 8 luni
  • Why are the reviews so bad in e-commerce sites?

    The Casual Gamer OfficialThe Casual Gamer OfficialAcum 8 luni
  • So it's same as surface book 1 and 2 just new CPU and GPU, nothing to write home about and you'll pay 2~3 times more money for the SAME thing from other manufacturers. Wish I could say that the money justifies quilty but it doesn't. The bottom keyboard part CAN'T be opened to get repaired as it's all GLUED Once something goes wrong it means it's flying to the bin (if its your fault for the malfunction or you're out of warranty) also the SPRAYED sliver paint is very, very sensitive and the thin coating gets easily scratched showing black underneath, why it doesn't come in more colours I have no idea. Battery quality has been questioned also, causing bloating and can't be replaced as it's also... GLUED! Inside. All in all avoid. Yes it's nice looking but it's too expensive and troubled.

    drazen miskovicdrazen miskovicAcum 8 luni
  • UGH, another Verge video with that crappy b roll music.

    E BE BAcum 8 luni
  • How come it doesn't come with windows 10 pro?

    MRRacerRex aka RTMRRacerRex aka RTAcum 8 luni
  • What a disappointment for what could have been a new lighter thinner sexier sb3. Microsoft taking cues from Apple give less charge more. I bought a sb2 and my first impression was beautiful but incredibly lacking in memory and storage. I simply could not afford the upgrade. I returned it within 30 days and never looked back.

    Scot MScot MAcum 8 luni
  • Does it have cooling fans

    VelvetBulldozerVelvetBulldozerAcum 8 luni
  • A 15w cpu in a 2500$ + machine is just a joke

    rdvgrd6rdvgrd6Acum 8 luni
  • 200522

    Wade LeeWade LeeAcum 8 luni
  • Verge always see a provlem in Microsoft product. Just buy what makes you happy and stop listening to OPINIONS

    Tosin FayanjuTosin FayanjuAcum 8 luni
  • I was gonna buy a gaming laptop but not anymore, I love this.

    Rex LapisRex LapisAcum 8 luni
  • Do you need a table to be able to use it?

    Pete RPete RAcum 8 luni
  • I've never found the idea of having a hybrid attractive. Kudos to Apple to not changing up their laptops.

    LindebergLindebergAcum 8 luni
  • Thumbs up if you hate Microsoft.

    Ranjana DissanayakaRanjana DissanayakaAcum 8 luni
  • Maybe I am wrong... But I feel Verge is slightly biased towards Apple products.

    Pratik RajPratik RajAcum 8 luni
  • Why trackpad should be as big as we want in 2020? 2020 means trackpad should be big? I don’t really understand🤔?

    gaipou panmygaipou panmyAcum 8 luni
  • I don't know what to do throughout the video! So I'll just keep attaching and detaching the surface book! Even if it's not being spoken about or even if viewers have already seen how it happens/works!

    Yatindra ManasYatindra ManasAcum 8 luni
  • Woof

    Vik ParkerVik ParkerAcum 8 luni
  • I know this might sound like a stupid question... I'm torn between the Surface book 3 15" or the ROG Zephyrus G14. I plan to use it mainly for schoolwork (running physics/engineering simulations) and playing a few games like fortnite and gta v 🥺I write a lot which means I will greatly benefit from the detachable screen with Surface pen use but that 60 Hz screen and lower performance😔 any suggestions?

    Carlos RupertoCarlos RupertoAcum 8 luni
  • That's a beta laptop , take a quick look at it and then look away that's what it deserves.

    RX 580RX 580Acum 8 luni
  • The surface book would have been my next laptop if it has 2 more things: 1. Get rid of the proprietary surface connector 2. Thunderbolt 3

    __Val__ValAcum 8 luni
  • Bezels are huge.

    LonglivetonyLonglivetonyAcum 8 luni
  • too heavy for me, but for someone else its going to be an amazing piece of art

    Zackary StewartZackary StewartAcum 8 luni
  • its actually best for people like me with lite work, gaming nd web

    ChandanChandanAcum 8 luni
  • So basically, buy a surface laptop 3 (or even better an ASUS ROG Zephyrus 14) and a high end Apple tablet for the same money, got it.

    D LD LAcum 8 luni
  • I think this going to be my last review video I am watching here, didn't hear anything good about the product except trade offs, trade offs and I don't have any problems with that but where are the good stuff " the non trade offs"

    Boakye BernardBoakye BernardAcum 8 luni
  • Love my SB2. Best computer I've ever owned. I use it for mixed productivity and games. It's not for everyone, but if your needs fit, it's a great laptop/tablet.

    Tim JacksonTim JacksonAcum 8 luni
  • Probably ,it's most important machine for the students out there ( considering pen support ) and it's alone in the market that means nothing's out there to compare with this ! As a student i love it , little bit of gaming , tablet form factor etc.

  • Can you please cover the n-trig digitizer and whether or not they've improved it, and maybe compare it to tablets with Wacom digitizers?

    legonrolegonroAcum 8 luni
  • wondering carbon x1 or surface book for school so i think surface is more convinient

    Mo JoMo JoAcum 8 luni
  • I really hope Microsoft starts to consider Indonesia as a market target for Surface line products.

    Jery HenuhiliJery HenuhiliAcum 8 luni