Today, Microsoft announced their new laptop, the Surface Laptop as well as an updated version of Windows 10, Windows 10S, designed to help boost performance and bolster security, making apps only available from the Windows Store.

The Surface Laptop will come in a variety of models with all models having a 13.5 inch PixelSense Display with a resolution of 2256 x 1504 (201 Pixels Per Inch) with an aspect ratio of 3:2. The laptop will come preloaded with Windows 10S, a faster and more secure version of Windows 10 however you will be able to upgrade to Windows 10 Pro until December 31, 2017.

The Surface Laptop comes with either an Intel Core i5 or i7 processor with 2 models for each.

Starting at $1,499 Australian Dollars, you can get a Surface Laptop with a Core i5, a 128 Gigabyte SSD, 4 Gigabytes of RAM and Intel HD Graphics 620. The step up model costs $1,999 for an i5 again, a 256 Gigabyte SSD, 8 Gigabytes of RAM and Intel HD Graphics 620.

On the i7 side, for $2,499, you get a 256 Gigabyte SSD, 8 Gigabytes of RAM and Intel Iris Plus Graphics 640 and on the most expensive model ($3,299), you get a 512 Gigabyte SSD, 16 Gigabytes of RAM and Intel Iris Plus Graphics 640.

The Surface Laptop will be available from June 15 and pre-orders are available at Microsoft’s Website.

Sources: Microsoft, Windows 10S, Microsoft Tech Specs, Surface Configuration, Sydney Morning Herald

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