Microsoft Surface Pro 6 12.3″ Intel i5-8250U 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD Convertible Laptop, KJT-00001 Review
Microsoft Surface Pro 6 12.3″ Convertible Laptop, KJT-00001
Microsoft Surface Pro 6 (KJT-00001) is a 2019 release 12.3-inch ultra light and portable, versatile convertible laptop with tablet and studio modes. It comes with the 8th generation fast and powerful ultra low voltage Intel i5-8250U processor, 256GB SSD, 8GB RAM and one-year subscription for the Office 365 Personal.
It is sold by the Microsoft authorized dealer and comes with the complete Microsoft USA warranty. As a versatile machine with high-end specs it can be used for a variety of purposes and in laptop, tablet and studio modes. You can be productive out and about, on your business or leisure travels. As an an Energy Star certified machine, it offers a very impressive 13.5 hours of battery life from its lithium ion battery for video playback and you can be away from a power outlet all day long or till you arrive at your destination at the end of the night.
The operating system is the Windows 10 Home with the Cortana smart assistant, Microsoft Edge browser, fast start-ups, a familiar Start menu, the password-less easy and safe Windows Hello sign-in with the Face Recognition that works even with your glasses on and automatic security and other updates. The quad core Intel i5-8250U processor runs at the base speed of 1.6GHz to the max speed of 3.4GHz with the turbo boost as needed by your most demanding tasks. It has a Passmark benchmark score of 7680 and is listed as a high-end ultra low voltage processor with an average TDP- Thermal Design Power of 15 watts.
With the Surface Pen you can get creative, sketch and draw as you like. It is a very versatile laptop tablet convertible that adopts to what you need at the time very easily- goes from laptop to tablet and the other way around very easily. You can also think of it as a compact portable studio for you to work, play and present as you can set it to the angle you wish. With the integrated kickstand you have the ideally tilted and angled position for drawing and writing and of course the touch functionality on the high-resolution (2736 x 1824) PixelSense display. It has two webcams, the rear facing 8mp one with 1920 x 1080 pixel resolution and a front facing 5mp camera.
The Surface Pro 6 weighs only 1.7 pounds and measures 11.5 x 7.9 x 0.33 inches. From the kickstand position, you can use a detachable cover you can purchase, as they offer the personalized covers made of the premium Alcantra material in pretty colors. The fanless cooling system is whisper-quiet and you won’t hear a thing even during your most demanding work. You can synchronize it with your other smart devices including Android and iPhone.
For connectivity it comes with the 802.11ac wireless, Bluetooth 4.1, a USB 3.0 port, a headphone jack, and a microSD card reader. The computer chassis has a matte black finish that doesn’t attract fingerprints very easily and gives you a better grip and the round corners and edges feel better. You can take it pretty much anywhere you go, with its compact and lightweight design. It is easy to set up, has a decent construction, offers portability, great performance, speed, versatility, functionality, and offers you quite a bit for your money. In the box you’ll find the Surface Pro 6, Power Supply, Quick Start Guide and the Security and Warranty documents. Please note that the Surface Pen and Surface Dial are not included in the package. The warranty offered is one year for the parts and labor by Microsoft.