Surface Laptop 5 hits lowest price of the year — save $350 at Best Buy

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Microsoft's Surface Laptop 5 is at its best price yet this Dads & Grads season. Best Buy currently offers the 512GB model Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 for $949. It normally costs $1,299, so that's a whopping $350 in savings. 

This is the lowest price we've seen for this Surface Laptop 5 configuration. In fact, it's one of the best Surface device deals we've seen this year. 

As an alternative, Best Buy offers the 256GB Surface Laptop 5 for $899 ($100 off). 

Surface Laptop 5 deal

Microsoft Surface Laptop 5: $1,299 $949 @ Best Buy

Microsoft Surface Laptop 5: <a href="https://shop-links.co/link?publisher_slug=future&exclusive=1&u1=hawk-custom-tracking&url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.bestbuy.com%2Fsite%2Fmicrosoft-surface-laptop-5-13-5-touch-screen-intel-evo-platform-core-i5-8gb-memory-512gb-ssd-latest-model-sage%2F6517669.p%3F&article_name=hawk-article-name&article_url=hawk-article-url" data-link-merchant="bestbuy.com"" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">$1,299 $949 @ Best Buy
Save $350 on the Surface Laptop 5. This notebook packs a 13.5-inch (2256 x 1504) touch display, 12th Gen Intel Evo Platform Core i5-1235U, Intel Iris Xe graphics, 8GB of RAM, and 512GB of SSD storage. Connectivity-wise, it has a USB 3.1 Type-A port, USB-C port with USB4 and Thunderbolt 4 support, Surface Connect port and 3.5mm headphone jack.  

Microsoft's Surface Laptop 5 this deal packs a 13.5-inch (2256 x 1504) touchscreen, 12th Gen Intel Evo Platform Core i5-1235U 10-core CPU, 8GB of RAM, and Intel Xe graphics. The laptop's 512GB of SSD storage affords you double the storage of the 256GB base model. 

In our Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 review, we liked its sleek, great-sounding speaker, tactile, clicky keyboard and slim, premium design. Although we expected better performance and battery life out of it, a Windows 11 software update appears to have fixed the issue. Surface Laptop 5 reviews from happy customers on Amazon average 4 out of 5-stars. Satisfied owners at Best Buy praise the laptop's fast performance, battery life and sophisticated design. 

For your connectivity needs, the Surface Laptop 5 has a USB 3.1 Type-A port, USB-C port with USB4 and Thunderbolt 4 support and Surface Connect port. There's also a headphone/mic combo jack onboard for private listening and audio recording.

Now $350 off, the Surface Laptop 5 is a no-brainer if you're looking for a sub-$950 premium touchscreen notebook.

Hilda Scott

Hilda Scott uses her combined passion for gadgets and bargain shopping to bring you the best prices on all things tech. She has a bachelor’s degree in film and media studies from Hunter College and 11 years of tech and entertainment journalism. Her work has been featured on Tom’s Guide, iTechPost, Examiner.com, Parlemag, Enstars, and Latin Times. When she's not scouting for the best deals, Hilda’s catching up on her favorite TV shows and pro-wrestling matches.