When nothing is plugged in and the keyboard backlight is switched off the Surface Book 2 is completely quiet. When I plugged in my WD Elements external HDD in the USB port the coil whine starts and is reduced when I copy a large file to the HDD. When I only plugged in an external monitor in the USB-C port the coil whine starts, too.
Sep 20, · Surface Book 2 15" dGPU buzzing sound - coil whine? Developers, take the /Data survey for a chance to win some great prizes, including an iPhone 11 and Oculus Quest. -. Surface Book 2 15" coil whine [book2] Close. 5. Posted by. u/broxh. 1 year ago. Archived. Surface Book 2 15" coil whine [book2] Does anyone else get slight coil wine whenever the computer is plugged in regardless of power settings?
(which is much louder. I had coil when on my first SB2 15" and all three SB2 " laptops from various lot numbers. All of them were configured with Core i7 and Nvidia graphics card.
After using this laptop for several weeks, coil whine doesn't bother me much anymore. It is really only noticeable when it is plugged in to AC and it is to high performance mode. We know that the coil whine gets worse when the performance slider is set to "performance". What I believe I've found is that coil whine is made worse seemingly by the performance slider and power plan itself. At default, all SB2 units are set to a "Balanced" power plan, but have access to the power slider.
Mar 31, · Paint insulating varnish, also called coil lacquer, on the specific coils that you suspect are causing the high-pitched noise. Once it dries, the liquid will form a thick, protective barrier around the coils that should help reduce or even completely stop the coil whine. You could also use silicone or hot glue, if. There’s a thread developing on the Microsoft Answers forum that says the Surface Book 2’s coil whine — at least for some people — drives them nuts.
Microsoft’s Arnulfo Avi posted: Thanks for bringing this to our attention. Surface Book 2 has just been released and should be in perfect working condition upon receiving your device. Send your questions on Twitter with the hashtag #AskDanWindows and Dan might answer it in the next episode!
In this episode: How do you see Cortana expandi. Jan 08, · Some folks love their Surface Book 2 PCs — Paul Thurrott certainly does — and at $ 2, or so for a well-aspirated model, Microsoft’s certainly hop [See the full post at: Reports of “coil whine” in new Surface Book 2 machines]. Current track: Surface Book 2 15" Coil Whine Surface Book 2 15" Coil Whine. Like. There was a problem playing this track. Jan 15, · 4. On the two SB2 15" machines I tested, one had barely audible coil whine in a quiet environment that you really had to listen for to notice.
One had coil whine that you could only hear if you put your ear up close to the tablet in a quiet environment. Jan 07, · This is constant, and coupled with the apparent fan noise makes the machine unusable. To make things worse, the coil whine continues even when the lid is close and SB2 is supposed to be sleeping. Note: I should note that the SB2 inch also has some coil whine. Surface Book 2 ” PixelSense™ Display Screen: ” PixelSense™ Display Resolution: x ( PPI) Aspect ratio: Contrast ratio: Touch: 10 point multi-touch G5 Surface Book 2 15” PixelSense™ Display Screen: 15” PixelSense™ Display Resolution: x( PPI) 10 point multi-touch G5 Aspect ratio: May 23, · I have a GB Surface Book 2 15" model.
Unfortunately I tried out three different surface book 2 15 inch models. All had coil whine. View entire discussion (3 comments) More posts from the Surface community. Posted by 5 days ago [X] SPX is the best thing I bought during the lockdown. And this is my remote working set up ATM.🤓. Jan 29, · Surface Book 2 has ‘Coil whine’ ‘Coil whine’ is an acoustical effect causing noise in electronic components.
Especially graphics cards seems to produce coil whine. The video below demonstrates the effect on a PC – and this Soundcloud recording gives also an impression, what coil whine is. Dec 22, · does i5 surface book 2 get coil whine does the microsoft surface coil whine go away is sb2 13 silent surafce book 2 coil whine Staff online. sharpuser.
Super Moderator. Members online. sharpuser; Total: (members: 1, guests: ) Share this page. Facebook Twitter. Jun 21, · Coil Whine occurs in many laptop models like Asus Rog, Asus Zenbook Pro, Dell XPS 13, Dell XPS 15, Microsoft Surface Book 2, Huawei Matebook X Pro, HP Spectre x and many others.
The GPUs that are notorious for this coil whine are Nvidia RTXRTX Super, RTXRTX Super, RTXGTX Ti. Jan 23, · Surface Book 2 Coil Whine Issues #AskDanWindows 32 - Duration: Windows Central 29, views. macOS Big Sur’s Big Secret -. Nov 24, · On this week's episode of #AskDanWindows I'll talk about Cortana expansion, potential coil whine issues with the Surface Book 2, and when can we expect more on Windows 10 on ARM.
Daniel Rubino Nov 27, · Next 2 videos (hopefully): New Surface Pen with the Surface Book 2 compatibility, Sony α7 Mk ii. I look forward to seeing you then. Good luck and. Oct 16, · The Surface Book 2 13 isn’t alone in suffering from coil whine — the inch model can have some as well, for example, as can other makes entirely — but it’s just worse than we’ve seen. Mar 27, · Surface Book 2 major problems. Is yours doing this? Well about a week after my full review of the Surface Book II I began to have more problems.
Jan 07, · I was in bed reading some news on my SP2 and noticed a faint electrical buzzing sort of sound coming from my SP2.
I then put my ear to the rear of the SP2 and could hear the buzzing very clearly. I left it turned off (full shutdown) for a day then turned it back on but the buzzing is still. (maybe they must say this to everyone) And not the whine the biggest problem. I had 2 weeks with 3 defferent seral number HP Omen wnh. One of them simply gone to black screen.
After a turn off, it never turned on again. the other 2 "just coil whined" maybe iam RMA-d them before total death. 😛 No bios, no fan, no screen, nothing. The Surface Book 2 faced a number of early production issues when it was first launched in Novemberincluding defective operating system images, split key caps, misaligned hinges, overuse of adhesives surrounding the tablet screen, and coil whine when under load.
The Surface Pro 4 is an amazing 2-in-1 tablet computer. In particular, the cheapest Core M3 version is completely fanless, and thus caught my interest as soon as it was announced. Even though the cooling solution on the Pro 4 seems to be improved over the Pro 3, a fanless solution is always better as there is no chance of fan noise becoming an issue under any circumstances.
Jun 02, · The Surface Book 2 inch has a beautiful, pixel-dense display with a aspect ratio that packs about pixels per inch. It’s fantastic. My work desktop, however, pairs well.
Aug 14, · The following updates are available for all Surface Book 2 devices running Windows 10 October Update, versionor greater. Windows Update History Name. Device Manager Name. Version and Update. Intel Corporation - System - Intel® AVStream Camera May 02, · Hello, I recently purchased a Surface Book 2 i7 GB inch with the Nvidia GTX. I was very excited with this device until I noticed the first problems.
The screen is a little bit bent at the right top corner and as known this devices suffers from the coil whine issue, but it worked great. Nov 27, · Your new Surface or Surface-branded accessory comes with: A one-year limited hardware warranty ; 90 days of technical support* *Both the Arc Touch Mouse and the Wedge Touch Mouse Surface Edition are covered under a separate three-year limited hardware warranty. In addition to the standard limited warranty, you may have the option to purchase extended protection for your Surface.
Surface Book 2 ": Up to 17 hours of battery life for local video playback. Testing conducted by Microsoft in October using preproduction Intel® Core™ i5, GB, 8 GB RAM device. Testing conducted by Microsoft in October using preproduction Intel® Core™ i5. The Surface Book 2 (Core i7 U, 16gb RAM, GTX ) performs better than both across a wide variety of tasks. It delivers better performance than the Switch Alpha 12 at tasks like browsing, word processing, photo editing, media consumption, and the like.
It provides slightly better gaming performance at cooler temperatures than the Predator. Nov 06, · See this question is every open-ended and not much detail about your specific needs are stated. However, in light of this, I will try and provide a brief comparison. I'm going to assume that you are on a budget, and are thinking of purchasing eith. Nov 09, · Microsoft Surface Book 2 15" reviews, pros and cons, Amazon price history.
Liked: Better CPU and graphics Versatile, and light when used as a. Nov 25, · Surface Book 2 (13" and 15", GTX /) announced. Discussion in 'Microsoft' started by iMbaQ, Oct 17, @ThePerfectStorm: Yes I have a coil whine, if th SFB2 is plugged in and energy settings at "best performance", yet it does not annoy me all that much.
Perhaps I am not that sensitive in this regard. Aug 13, · There are at least 2 in the Surface Book -- one on the CPU/Intel GPU and the other for the dGPU. It's a very high pitched whining buzzing sound like coil whine it's very loud for the first 10 seconds before the fan even starts it's not the fan contacted Microsoft and getting it replaced. Aug 13, · There are at least 2 in the Surface Book -- one on the CPU/Intel GPU and the other for the dGPU. It's a very high pitched whining buzzing sound like coil whine it's very loud for the first 10 seconds before the fan even starts it's not the fan contacted Microsoft and getting it.
Coil whine can be heard when it’s generally quiet and the fans are not running. Audible when the laptop is connected to the power supply. The manufacturers have acknowledged it as a problem and, if possible, will push out an update which should eliminate it. Until then, it’s still a gripe. See More. Aug 06, · I got the Cobalt blue one a few weeks ago and loving it so far.
I've owned Surface things in the past (Pro4 Surface Book) but always ended up bouncing off. The Pro were great but hard to use all the time (didn't work in bed or lap well even with the newer ones) and the Book was just to fucking big and heavy for my every day use.
COVERAGE: Plan starts on the date of purchase. Drops, spills and cracked screens due to normal use covered from day one. Malfunctions covered after the manufacturer's warranty. PR. Surface Devices: Surface Book: Coil-whining noise unavoidable? cancel. Turn on suggestions. Auto-suggest helps you quickly narrow down your search results by suggesting possible matches as you type. I hear that either when I'm charging my Surface Book 2 or when it's on idle.
Is this unavoidable? Mar 19, · Read also – Microsoft Surface Book 2 overheating fix very quick. 2. Damaged Bearing. A damaged bearing can create a high pitched noise as the fan speeds up, or there may be a grinding noise from a motor whose interior lubrication has failed.
If this is the case then your computer may be overheating and the only solution is to purchase a new. Mar 07, · Modern PCs are ridiculously powerful, so creature comforts like low noise levels have become more important. Most noise comes from your cooling fans, spinning drives, and optical drives (if you still have one), though there’s one other lesser-known noise source: a phenomenon called “coil whine.” It’s a high-pitched electronic squeaking or scratching noise, and it’s really annoying.
Nov 28, · The least expensive Surface Book 2 with the older Core iU (Kaby Lake) has two native processor cores and is easier to cool, so the tablet is a bit slimmer (2 Author: Andreas Osthoff. Mar 01, · Applies to: Surface Devices Most common issues can be solved by running the Surface Diagnostic Tool.
Before you start a service order, download and run the tool on your Surface. Dec 05, · The absolute worst part about Google Chrome on the Surface Book 2 is the drain on the battery. With Microsoft Edge I can get solid day’s worth of use on my Surface Book 2; Google Chrome on the other hand cannot give the same amount of battery life doing the same browsing.
Apr 21, · Some users report coil whine cracking sounds coming from the speakers. A possible solution can be to simply isolate the speaker cables from a certain screw.
Therefore, opening your XPS is necessary (see chapter one). A video on YouTube explains which cable to isolate. Jun 02, · The Surface Book 2 — and all Windows devices, apparently — can’t properly handle docking/undocking from an external display.
The result is a snowball of UI rendering issues that eventually force. Apr 02, · This is a well documented problem on Macs since as well as many other computers. My work Surface Book 2 has coil whine 2x as bad, although you can mess with the power delivery to. Nov 17, · The Surface Book 2’s problem seems to boil down to this: Its charger doesn’t supply enough power to charge the Surface Book 2 while under load—which, for our purposes, means games.