Surface Laptop (1st Gen) features

Applies to: Surface Laptop (1st Gen)

Surface Laptop (1st Gen) and Windows 10 S

Surface Laptop (1st Gen) comes with Windows 10 S. It's the familiar Windows you've always counted on, streamlined for security and superior performance. 

You can switch from Windows 10 S to Windows 10 at no additional charge. Once you switch out of S mode, you can't switch back. For more info, see Switching out of S mode in Windows 10

Not sure which edition of Windows you have? See Which Windows operating system am I running?

If you're not sure which Surface model you're using, see Which Surface model do I have? 

Finding your way around Surface Laptop (1st Gen)

Not sure where to plug something in or how to turn up the volume? We've got you covered. Here are a few diagrams to help you find your way around.


  1. Windows Hello facial recognition camera
  2. Front-facing camera
  3. Power button
  4. SurfaceConnect


  1. USB 3.0 port
  2. Mini DisplayPort (version 1.2)
  3. Headset jack

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