Microsoft has announced a new affordable Surface Laptop Go starting at $549.

Microsoft today released the lightest and most affordable Surface Laptop Go. Weighing just 2.45 pounds (1.1 kilograms), surface Laptop Go’s portable form factor consists of high-quality materials, available in ice blue, sandstone and platinum metallic colors. The 12.4-inch 1536 x 1024 (148PPI) Pixel Sense touchscreen provides a great visual experience. Large trackpad and full-size keyboard, 1.3mm key stroke for a comfortable input experience.

Surface Laptop Go features Intel’s 10th generation i5 four-core processor with up to 16GB of memory and 256GB of storage. The basic model comes with only 4GB of memory and a 64GB eMMC hard drive. In addition, 16GB of memory for commercial SKUs, limited supply. The new laptop has a battery life of up to 13 hours and supports fast charging.

Microsoft has announced a new affordable Surface Laptop Go starting at $549.

Microsoft has announced a new affordable Surface Laptop Go starting at $549.

Microsoft has announced a new affordable Surface Laptop Go starting at $549.

Surface Laptop Go comes with a fingerprint reader with integrated power buttons for Windows Hello authentication. Unfortunately, the Surface Laptop Go i5/4GB/64GB base model doesn’t include a fingerprint power key.

Port, this new Surface Laptop Go comes with a USB-C interface, a USB-A interface, a 3.5mm headphone jack and a Surface Connect interface. Start a video call with the built-in Studio microphone, Omnisonic speakers and Dolby Audio, as well as a 720p HD camera.

Surface Laptop Go specifications are as follows:

Microsoft has announced a new affordable Surface Laptop Go starting at $549.

The new Surface Laptop Go, which starts at $549, is on pre-sale in some markets today and will be available for purchase on October 13.