These are some common tools used to work on this device. You might not need every tool for every procedure.
On December 13, 2021, iFixit and Microsoft announced a program where iFixit Pro independent repairers and Microsoft Authorized Service Providers can purchase tools for repairing select Microsoft Surface devices directly from iFixit.com.
Background and Identification
Microsoft’s third generation Surface Laptop was announced alongside the Surface Pro 7 and Surface Pro X on October 2nd, 2019. The Surface Laptop 3 maintains largely the same aesthetic as its predecessor, but features a USB-C port, a larger battery, and a new AMD processor for the 15-inch model.
- AMD Ryzen™ 5 3580U Mobile Processor with Radeon™ Vega 9 Graphics Microsoft Surface® Edition
- AMD Ryzen™ 7 3780U Mobile Processor with Radeon™ RX Vega 11 Graphics Microsoft Surface® Edition
- Memory: 8GB or 16GB DDR4 RAM
- Storage: Removable solid-state drive (SSD) 128GB, 256GB, 512GB, or 1TB
- AMD Radeon™ Vega 9 Graphics Microsoft Surface® Edition
- AMD Radeon™ RX Vega 11 Graphics Microsoft Surface® Edition
- Battery: Up to 11.5 hours of typical device usage
- 15” PixelSense™ Display
- 2496 x 1664 (201 PPI)
- Surface Pen* enabled
- 10 point multi-touch
- 1 x USB-C
- 1 x USB-A
- 3.5 mm headphone jack
- 1 x Surface Connect port
- Wi-Fi 5: 802.11ac compatible
- Bluetooth 5.0
- Dimensions:339.5 mm x 244 mm x 14.69 mm
- Weight: Platinum and Matte Black: 3.40 lb (1,542 g)