Form factor

SSD slot

Memory extension


Technical details

Operating system
  • Windows 10 Home, Windows 10 Home in S mode
  • Office 365 Personal (one-year-license)¹
  • Full-HD-IPS-display
  • 1920 x 1080 pixel
  • 33.8 cm (13.3")
  • Intel® Pentium® Silver N5000 processor
    (up to 2.7 GHz, 4MB Intel® Smart-Cache) quad core

  • Intel® Pentium® N4200 processor
    (up to 2.5 GHz, 2 MB Intel® Smart-Cache) quad core

  • Intel® Celeron® N4000 processor
    (up to 2.6 GHz, 4MB Intel® Smart-Cache) dual core

  • Intel® Celeron® N3350 processor
    (up to 2.4 GHz, 2 MB Intel® Smart-Cache) dual core

Graphic Unit
  • Intel® UHD Graphics 605
  • Intel® UHD Graphics 600
  • Intel® HD Graphics 505
  • Intel® HD Graphics 500
  • 8 GB
  • 4 GB
Internal storage
  • 128 GB²
  • 64 GB²
  • M.2 SSD extension
  • 1 x Mini-HDMI®
  • memory card reader
  • audio out/mic in (3.5 mm)
  • 2 x USB 3.1 Gen 1
  • WiFi
  • Bluetooth® 4.2
  • Miracast™
  • approx. 316 mm x 209 mm x 16.8 mm
  • approx. 1240 g
Housing material
  • aluminium
  • plastic
¹ Office 365 Personal für 12 Monate inklusive. Software ist bereits vorinstalliert. Die Office-Aktivierung ist innerhalb von 6 Monaten nach Aktivierung von Windows möglich. Nach Ablauf muss die Lizenz kostenpflichtig erneuert werden. ² 1 GB = 1 000 000 000 Byte.

On request with Office 365 Personal

Office 365 Personal

Office software from Microsoft is a versatile package consisting of many well-known programs such as Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Once activated, nothing stands in the way of a productive working day, because all of the important applications are included.

Included in the Surfbook A13B

If you want from the get-go when unpacking the device, you're in luck: The Surfbook A13B comes with a 1-year subscription to Office 365 Personal included and offers 365 days of pure productivity from day one with no additional effort.

Always flexible

Customized user experience

Security comes always first: All available programs have been thoroughly checked for malicious software by Microsoft.

Fast, faster, Windows 10 home in S mode: The system is precisely tuned to the device and therefore provides optimal performance.

The battery says thank you: The system offers an average of 15 percent longer battery life compared to the normal Windows version.

The user hast he choice: If you do not wand Windows 10 Home in S mode, you can switch to Windows 10 Home for free any time. Learn more>

With additional option for more speed and increased memory thanks to SSD expansion.

Das Surfbook A13 in detail

All information, all highlights at a glance

Everything has exactly its place

Look & Feel

With the Primebook A13 you’ll find your faithful partner for all your daily computer tasks: The 16.8-millimetre thin device weighs only 1240 grams thanks to its aluminium housing, cutting a fine figure not only on your own desk, but also in other places. The 13.3-inch full HD screen (1920 x 1080 pixels) also provides a crisp view of the essentials and does not fade thanks to its built-in IPS technology, even when the view falls to the side of the display. This all makes the Primebook A13 a reliable notebook that can be used in a variety of ways at any time - just the way you the user like it.


Deceptively real

The Surfbook A13 combines a 13.3-inch screen with the high pixel density of a Full-HD display, ensuring high-quality, true-to-life presentation. So especially multimedia content is always entertaining and relies the eyes at the same time. And thanks to the IPS technology, it does not matter whether one or several people look at the screen – the display quality is not distorted even from an acute angle.


On request with Office software

Office 365 Personal

Anyone seeking a complete package for their office should have a close look at the Primebook A13B. Because here you get a 1-year subscription to the versatile Office 365 Personal included, the perfect complement to this notebook. Simply unpack the device and have the most essential programs directly at your fingertips, allowing you to get off to the ideal start.

Inconspicuously conspicuous

Targeted focus on the essentials

Quick Guide

Geeignet für: Surfbook A13
Version: V1-10
Date: 2018-11-08
File type: PDF
Language: Deutsch, English, Nederlands, Italiano, Español, Français

Operating instructions

Geeignet für: Surfbook A13
Version: V1-20
Date: 2020-03-29
File type: PDF
Language: Deutsch, English, Italiano, Français, Español, Nederlands

Download Driver

Geeignet für: Surfbook A13 with CPU Intel® Celeron® N3350
Date: 2021-02-01
File type: ZIP

Download information

Troubleshooting: If sporadic white stripes appear on your device, we recommend downloading and installing this Intel Graphic driver for „Intel® HD Graphics 500“.


How do I build in my M.2 SSD module?  

In some cases, the M.2 SSD module may not fit into the slot. The solution to this is simple and complex at the same time.

A compatible M.2 SSD module has a B&M key, which means there are 6 pins on one side (B key) and 5 pins on the other side (M key). First, identify the position of the bar in the mounting base. Often the B key with the 6 pins is on the left side while the M key with the 5 pins is located on the right side – but in some cases the opposite can occur.

B&M key picture example

Attention: Please note that under certain circumstances, the expansion slot in the device can only be recognized by an oblique view in the housing due to its design.

Now try to insert the M.2 SSD module with the B key located on the left side. But be careful: Apply only light pressure here. If the connection does not work then you should not increase the pressure, as this could damage the module or the socket.

If the connection between the module and the slot does not work, this is often a sign that you should turn the M.2 SSD module (= B key with the 6 pins now on the right, M key with 5 pins on the left). Try again to connect the module to the slot.

Sometimes it may be necessary to insert the SSD not slightly obliquely into the socket, but first lay it flat in the mounting slot, then align it horizontally and gently push it towards the socket until the SSD slides into the socket.

Take a closer look to see if the SSD is in and not above or below the socket. When properly inserted, the semicircular notch on the other end of the SSD curses with the bushing for the mounting screw.

Please note: M.2 SSD modules from TREKSTOR are always compatible with TREKSTOR hardware. M.2 SSD modules from other manufacturers should also be compatible in most cases. If the insertion of such an SSD module does not work during the first try, this does not necessarily mean that there is an error here.

When I try to start a video recording on my SURFBOOK A13, an error message is displayed and recording does not start. What can I do?  

Please first run all available updates on your SURFBOOK A13. If the error persists despite updates, pleaste contact our customer service:

How do I download apps from the Windows Store?  

The Windows Store is available as a live tile on the first or second page of the start screen. You can identify the Windows Store by its icon, a shopping bag featuring the Windows logo.
The following two requirements must be met in order to access the Windows Store:

1. You must be connected to the Internet.

- Please connect your SURFBOOK A13  with the internet.

2. You must be logged in to your Microsoft account.

-> Ideally, you have created a Microsoft account or logged in using your existing account during the setting-up process when you first switched on your SURFBOOK A13 . In this case, all you have to do is open the Windows Store, select the desired app and tap “Install“.

-> If you still do not have a Microsoft account or are not logged into it, you must perform these steps. Open the Windows Store and select the desired app. Tap the app and then tap “Install“. The Setup Assistant now appears to guide you through the process of setting up a Microsoft account.

-> If you set up a Microsoft account and link it to your SURFBOOK A13 , the password for unlocking the SURFBOOK A13 changes. From now on, you have to enter the password for your Microsoft account to unlock the device.

What can I do if the internal memory of my SURFBOOK A13 is full or almost full?  

To relieve the internal memory of your SURFBOOK A13 and free up memory space, you can save media files stored on the device (eg pictures, videos or text files) to an external data carrier (eg a USB memory drive or a suitable Memory card) or delete apps that are no longer needed.


How can I perform Windows updates on my SURFBOOK A13?  

With enabled internet connection your SURFBOOK A13 checks the availability of new updates daily and displays a message in the Info Center when new updates are available. To keep your device always up to date, it is extremly important to regularly connect the device to the internet. If you've select "Express Settings" in the startup wizard, the first time you've switched it on, the SURFBOOK A13 automatically executes available updates at shutdown (download and installation). You can change this setting. To do this, enter the settings and choose "Update and Security" -> "Windows Update" -> "Advanced Options" and select the desired installation method for updates.


Why is my SURFBOOK A13 charging slowly?  

If you have connected the SURFBOOK A13 for charging and set your device at high exposure at the same time (eg movie playback at 100 % display brightness while surfing, chatting or playing), the battery is charging very slow due to the stress. We recommend you therefore to load the device in the off state.

Why is no sound coming from my SURFBOOK A13?  

You may have headphones connected to your SURFBOOK A13. If headphones are connected the loudspeaker of the device is automatically turned off. Disconnect the headphones from the device to re-enable the speakers. If there is still no sound, check if the sound of the device is turned on and if the volume is set high enough.

Why can't I turn on my SURFBOOK A13?  

Perhaps the charge of the battery isn't enough to turn the SURFBOOK A13 on. Connect the charger to the device to recharge the batttery.

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