Surface Go 2 vs. Asus ZenBook Flip 13 UX363EA: Full specs comparison

We thoroughly analyzed technical specifications for Surface Go 2 and Asus ZenBook Flip 13 UX363EA models, including CPU, memory, storage, battery life, display quality, and other features.

Surface Go 2 Pros

Reasons that Surface Go 2 is better than Asus ZenBook Flip 13 UX363EA.

About 59% lighter

Surface Go 2 weighed 1.2 pounds, 59% lighter than the 2.86 pounds Asus ZenBook Flip 13 UX363EA.

WeightSurface Go 2Asus ZenBook Flip 13 UX363EA
Pound
1.2 lbs.
2.86 lbs.
Kilogram
0.54 kg
1.30 kg

Asus ZenBook Flip 13 UX363EA Pros

Reasons that Asus ZenBook Flip 13 UX363EA is better than Surface Go 2.

Much faster CPU performance

Intel Core i7-1165G7 inside Asus ZenBook Flip 13 UX363EA has a 241% better multi-core CPU performance score than the Intel Core M3-8100Y inside Surface Go 2.

Geekbench 5 multi-core score
Asus ZenBook Flip 13 UX363EA - Intel Core i7-1165G7
4,487
Asus ZenBook Flip 13 UX363EA - Intel Core i5-1135G7
3,980
Surface Go 2 - Intel Core M3-8100Y
1,313
Surface Go 2 - Intel Pentium Gold 4425Y
922
Supports larger memory

Asus ZenBook Flip 13 UX363EA supports a larger memory capacity than the Surface Go 2. It supports up to 16GB versus 8GB of system memory on the Surface Go 2.

Max system memory size
Asus ZenBook Flip 13 UX363EA
16 GB
Surface Go 2
8 GB
Supports faster memory

Asus ZenBook Flip 13 UX363EA supports a faster memory speed than the Surface Go 2. It supports up to 4267MHz versus 1866MHz of system memory on the Surface Go 2.

Memory type and speed
Asus ZenBook Flip 13 UX363EA - LPDDR4X
4,267 MHz
Surface Go 2 - LPDDR3
1,866 MHz
Upgradable storage

Asus ZenBook Flip 13 UX363EA comes with a single removable M.2 SSD slot that you can replace and upgrade in the future.

SlotsSurface Go 2Asus ZenBook Flip 13 UX363EA
M.2
Onboard
Yes x1
26% larger display

Asus ZenBook Flip 13 UX363EA has a 13.3-inch screen size 26% larger than the 10.5-inch Surface Go 2.

Display size
Asus ZenBook Flip 13 UX363EA
13.3-inch
Surface Go 2
10.5-inch

Prices

Here are the latest price updates and offers for both devices.

Surface Go 2 Price
New Microsoft Surface Go 2 - 10.5" Touch-Screen - Intel Pentium - 4GB Memory - 64GB - Wifi - Platinum (Latest Model)
New Microsoft Surface Go 2 - 10.5" Touch-Screen - Intel Pentium - 4GB Memory - 64GB - Wifi - Platinum (Latest Model)
By Microsoft
$280.98
Microsoft Surface Go 2-10.5" Touch-Screen - Intel Pentium - 8GB Memory - 128GB SSD - WiFi - Platinum (Latest Model) (Renewed)
Microsoft Surface Go 2-10.5" Touch-Screen - Intel Pentium - 8GB Memory - 128GB SSD - WiFi - Platinum (Latest Model) (Renewed)
By Microsoft
$262.80
Microsoft Surface Go 2 10.5 inches Touch-Screen Intel Pentium 4GB RAM, 64gb STV-00001 (Renewed)
Microsoft Surface Go 2 10.5 inches Touch-Screen Intel Pentium 4GB RAM, 64gb STV-00001 (Renewed)
By Microsoft
$179.00
Asus ZenBook Flip 13 UX363EA Price
ASUS ZenBook Flip 13 Ultra Slim Convertible Laptop, 13.3” OLED FHD Touch Display, Intel Core i7-1165G7 Processor, Intel Iris Xe Graphics, 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD, Windows 10 Pro, Pine Grey, UX363EA-XH71T
ASUS ZenBook Flip 13 Ultra Slim Convertible Laptop, 13.3” OLED FHD Touch Display, Intel Core i7-1165G7 Processor, Intel Iris Xe Graphics, 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD, Windows 10 Pro, Pine Grey, UX363EA-XH71T
By ASUS
$769.99
ASUS Zenbook 14 Flip OLED Laptop, 14†OLED Touch Display, Intel Evo Platform, Intel Core i7-1360P CPU, Intel Iris Xe Graphics, 16GB RAM, 1TB SSD, Windows 11 Home, Ponder Blue, UP3404VA-DS74T
ASUS Zenbook 14 Flip OLED Laptop, 14†OLED Touch Display, Intel Evo Platform, Intel Core i7-1360P CPU, Intel Iris Xe Graphics, 16GB RAM, 1TB SSD, Windows 11 Home, Ponder Blue, UP3404VA-DS74T
By ASUS
$1,199.99
Puccy 3 Pack Screen Protector Film, compatible with ASUS ZenBook Flip 13 UX363EA 13.3" TPU Guard ( Not Tempered Glass Protectors )
Puccy 3 Pack Screen Protector Film, compatible with ASUS ZenBook Flip 13 UX363EA 13.3" TPU Guard ( Not Tempered Glass Protectors )
By Puccy
$16.98

Availability

Surface Go 2Asus ZenBook Flip 13 UX363EA
Released20202020
Release Date
  • Introduced: May 6, 2020
  • Pre-ordered: May 6, 2020
  • Released: May 12, 2020
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PricingSurface Go 2 for Consumer
  • $399 - Intel Pentium | 4 GB | 64 GB | WiFi
  • $549 - Intel Pentium | 8 GB | 128 GB | WiFi
  • $629 - Intel Core M3 | 8 GB | 128 GB | WiFi
  • $729 - Intel Core M3 | 8 GB | 128 GB | LTE
Surface Go 2 for Commercial
  • $449 - Intel Pentium | 4 GB | 64 GB | WiFi
  • $599 - Intel Pentium | 8 GB | 128 GB | WiFi
  • $679 - Intel Core M3 | 8 GB | 128 GB | WiFi
  • $779 - Intel Core M3 | 8 GB | 128 GB | LTE
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Generations-

Exterior

Surface Go 2Asus ZenBook Flip 13 UX363EA
Size Comparison
Surface Go 2Asus ZenBook Flip 13 UX363EA
Dimensions9.65” x 6.9” x 0.33” (245 mm x 175  mm x 8.3 mm)
Width: 9.65” (245 mm)
Height: 6.9” (175 mm)
Thickness: 0.33” (8.3 mm)
12.01” x 8.31” x 0.55” (305 x 211 x 13.9 mm)
Weight
  • Surface Go 2: 1.2 lbs (544 g)
  • Surface Go 2 with LTE: 1.22 lbs. (553 g)
  • Surface Go 2 Keyboard: 0.55 lbs (249 g)
2.86 lbs (1.3 kg)
Colors
Platinum
Pine Grey
Keyboard and Trackpad
  • Surface Go Type Cover
    • Not included
  • Keyboard:
    • Full-size mechanical backlit keyset with 1 mm of key travel.
  • Trackpad:
    • Precision glass trackpad.
    • Trackpad size: 101 mm x 56 mm
    • Supports a five-finger multitouch gesture.
  • Keyboard
    • Edge-to-edge design, full-size backlit, with 1.4 mm key travel
  • Touchpad / NumberPad
    • Glass-covered; intelligent palm-rejection
    • Precision Touchpad (PTP) technology supports up to four-finger smart gestures

Display

Surface Go 2Asus ZenBook Flip 13 UX363EA
Size10.5 Inches13.3 Inches
Info
  • Resolution: 1920 x 1280 (2.45M Pixels)
  • Density: 220 PPI
  • PixelSense™ Display
  • Contrast ratio: 1500:1
  • Aspect ratio: 3:2
  • Inking: designed together with Surface Pen
  • Touch: 10 points multi-touch
  • Corning® Gorilla® Glass 3
  • 13.3” LED-backlit FHD OLED (1920 x 1080) 16:9 slim-bezel NanoEdge touchscreen, 3.9 mm-thin side bezel, 178° wide-view technology, 100% DCI-P3
  • 13.3” LED-backlit FHD (1920 x 1080) 16:9 slim-bezel NanoEdge touchscreen, 3.9 mm-thin side bezel, 178° wide-view technology, IPS-level (In-Plane Switching)

Ports

Surface Go 2Asus ZenBook Flip 13 UX363EA
Surface Go 2 Ports
Image Source: Microsoft
Right (3)
  • 1 x USB-C
    USB 3.1 Gen 1 (5 Gbps), DisplayPort, Power Delivery
  • 1 x Surface Connect
    Charging, Docking
  • 1 x headphone jack
    Headphone/Microphone
Bottom (1)
  • 1 x Surface Go Type Cover Connector
Under Kickstand (1)
  • 1 x microSD card slot
  • 2 x Thunderbolt™ 4 USB-C® (up to 40 Gbps)
  • 1 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A (up to 5 Gbps)
  • 1 x Standard HDMI

Internal Specs

Surface Go 2Asus ZenBook Flip 13 UX363EA
Processor
  1. 8th Gen Intel® Pentium® Gold 4425Y
    2 cores, 4 threads, 1.70 GHz, 2MB, 6W
  2. 8th Gen Intel® Core™ M3-8100Y
    2 cores, 4 threads, 1.10 → 3.40 GHz, 4MB SmartCache, 5W
  1. 11th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-1135G7
    4 cores, 8 threads, 2.40 → 4.20 GHz, 8MB SmartCache, 28W
  2. 11th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-1165G7
    4 cores, 8 threads, 2.80 → 4.70 GHz, 12MB SmartCache, 28W
Integrated Graphics
  1. 8th Gen Intel® Pentium® Gold 4425Y
    Intel® UHD Graphics 615
    24 Execution Units, 300 → 850 MHz
  2. 8th Gen Intel® Core™ M3-8100Y
    Intel® UHD Graphics 615
    24 Execution Units, 300 → 900 MHz
  1. 11th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-1135G7
    Intel® Iris® Xe Graphics
    80 Execution Units, 400 → 1300 MHz
  2. 11th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-1165G7
    Intel® Iris® Xe Graphics
    96 Execution Units, 400 → 1300 MHz
Memory
4GB 8GB
1866 MHz LPDDR3 RAM
8GB 16GB
4266 MHz LPDDR4X memory
Storage
  • 64GB
    eMMC
  • 128GB 256GB
    SSD
  • 256GB 512GB
    PCIe® NVMe™ 3.0 x2 M.2 SSD
  • 1TB
    PCIe® NVMe™ 3.0 x4 M.2 SSD
  • 32GB+512GB
    Intel® Optane™ Memory H10 with SSD

Connectivity

Surface Go 2Asus ZenBook Flip 13 UX363EA
Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi 6: IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax compatible.
Intel WiFi 6 with Gig+ performance (802.11ax)
Bluetooth
  • Bluetooth Wireless 5.0 technology
Bluetooth 5.0
MoreOptional LTE
  • Nano SIM Tray
  • 4G LTE Advanced (22 Bands: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 38, 39, 40, 41, 66)
  • GPS/GLONASS: Standalone and Assiste
  • GNSS, accuracy up to 3 meters
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Battery

Surface Go 2Asus ZenBook Flip 13 UX363EA
Size26.81 Wh67Wh (4-cell lithium-polymer battery)
Battery Life
  • WiFi: Up to 10 hours of typical device usage
  • LTE Advanced: Up to 10 hours of typical device usage
Up to 14 hours of battery life
Power Supply
  • 24W proprietary Surface Connect power supply
65W USB-C power adapter

Software

Surface Go 2Asus ZenBook Flip 13 UX363EA
OS
  • For Consumer: Windows 10 Home in S-mode
  • For Commercial: Windows 10 Pro
Free upgrade to Windows 11
  • Windows 10 Home
  • Windows 10 Pro
Built-in Apps
  • For Consumer
    Microsoft 365 Family one month trial
  • For Commercial
    1 month trial for new Microsoft Office 365 customers
MyASUS McAfee’s free one-year offer
MyASUS Features
  • System Diagnosis
  • Battery Health Charging
  • Fan Profile
  • Splendid
  • Tru2Life
  • Function Key Lock
  • WiFi SmartConnect
  • AppDeals
  • Link to MyASUS

Camera & Audio

Surface Go 2Asus ZenBook Flip 13 UX363EA
Camera
  • Windows Hello face authentication camera (front-facing)
  • 5.0MP front-facing camera with 1080p Skype HD video
  • 8.0MP rear-facing autofocus camera with 1080p full HD video
  • Front-facing camera
    720p (1280 x 720 HD) camera.
  • IR camera for Windows Hello support.
Audio
  • Dual Studio Mics
  • 2W stereo speakers with Dolby® Audio™
  • Dual-speaker Harman Kardon-certified audio system
  • ASUS SonicMaster stereo audio system with surround-sound; smart amplifier for maximum audio performance
  • Array microphone with Cortana voice-recognition support

Misc

Surface Go 2Asus ZenBook Flip 13 UX363EA
InkingSupports Surface Pen
4096 levels of pressure
Tilt sensing
Best in class latency
Paper feel
magnetic storage
Supports ASUS Pen:
  • 4096 pressure level support
  • 10-300g pen-tip force
Sensors
  • Ambient light sensor
  • Accelerometer
  • Gyroscope
  • Magnetometer
  • NFC
  • IR Camera
Security
  • HW TPM 2.0 chip for enterprise security
  • Enterprise-grade protection with Windows Hello face sign-in
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In the box
  • Surface Go 2
  • Power supply
  • Quick Start Guide
  • Safety and warranty documents
  • ZenBook Flip 13 (UX363EA)
  • Power adaptor with power cord (65W)
  • USB-C® to audio jack dongle
  • USB-A to LAN port dongle (optional)
  • ASUS Pen (optional)
  • Protective sleeve (optional)
Warranty
  • One-year limited hardware warranty
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More
  • Mechanical features: Signature unibody magnesium design with hidden perimeter venting
  • Kickstand with a full-friction multiposition hinge to 165 degrees
  • Magnetic attach for keyboard fold stability
  • Physical buttons: volumes, power
  • Casing: Magnesium
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Key Features

Surface Go 2Asus ZenBook Flip 13 UX363EA
At Glance
Released in Mid
2020
3:2 FHD+
10.5”
1280p 60Hz
Weight
1.2 lb
0.54 kg
Up to
Intel Core M3-8100Y
2C/4T, 1.10 → 3.40 GHz
Geekbench 5
660
Single Core
Geekbench 5
1,313
Multi-Core
With integrated
Intel® UHD Graphics 615
24 Execution Units, 300 → 900 MHz
Configurable up to
8GB
1866 MHz LPDDR3
Surface Go 2 Ports
Released in
2020
16:9 FHD
13.3”
OLED 60Hz
Weight
2.86 lb
1.30 kg
Up to
Intel Core i7-1165G7
4C/8T, 2.80 → 4.70 GHz
Geekbench 5
1,374
Single Core
Geekbench 5
4,487
Multi-Core
With integrated
Intel® Iris® Xe Graphics
96 Execution Units, 400 → 1300 MHz
Configurable up to
16GB
4267 MHz LPDDR4X

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