A convertible Windows laptop computer from Microsoft. Introduced in 2015, the Surface Book screen detaches like a hybrid tablet. However, the screen can also flip over like a convertible laptop. A more powerful graphics processor (GPU) resides in the keyboard, and when attached, makes the Surface Book more robust for multimedia editing and similar tasks.
Surface Book 2 and 3
The Surface Book 2 debuted in 2017, and the 3 in 2020. However, the Surface Book is no longer available in the Microsoft Store. See Surface versions
, discrete graphics
, convertible laptop
and hybrid laptop
Hybrid or Convertible
Available in 13.5" and 15" screen sizes, the Book's screen can detach (hybrid) or fold over (convertible). (Images courtesy of Microsoft.)