All you need to know on leasing a new Surface Book 2
Are prices of your Surface Book 2 leasing excluding VAT?
Yes they do. VAT is reclaimable in the normal way.
Is HardSoft the cheapest place to lease a Surface Book 2?
Yes, our package is always the best value. Happy always to beat any comparable quotation.
What is ‘Pure-Rental’ and why is it cheaper than the ‘Flexi-Lease’ by nearly 20%?
You waiver the ownership option and we collect and sell the Surface Book 2. ‘Pure Rental’ is a bit like contract hire and there are no options to Renew and upgrade in the deal.
Are the Surface Book 2s new?
Yes and are all the latest specs.
Are there any extra costs when I lease a Surface Book 2?
No, though there is an Administration Fee shown on the lease paperwork. This is normally £50 and collected by direct debit.
Are HardSoft officially Microsoft Authorised to offer Microsoft computers?
Yes we are authorised resellers of Microsoft products.
How quick is delivery and is it free?
Normally a couple of days but we should be able to deliver quicker and yes delivery of the Surface Book 2 is free.
Can I still lease a Surface Book 2 is my company has a poor credit rating?
Yes but will need to ask for Personal Guarantees and may ask for additional info to prove affordability. This is usually a bank statement. Any information provided is treated in the strictest confidence.
I am a home user, can I still lease from you?
Unfortunately not but all Microsoft computers are available on zero per cent interest free finance. Go along to https://interestfree.hardsoftcomputers.co.uk/
Is insurance included?
No. We can add Insurance and add it to the direct debit after delivery if you don’t have any policy in place.
When is the first payment?
It’s paid on the first day of the month after delivery. This is paid by direct debit.
How long is the Lease?
It’s three years though if you opt for the ‘Flexi-Lease’ you can choose cancel and return the Surface Book 2 after two years. This is subject to a £75 collection and reprocessing fee. No further payments would be made.
Do I have to pay a large lump sum at the end to own the Surface Book 2?
Our popular Flexi-Lease scheme includes the option to own for normally £1. If you choose the cheaper ‘Pure-Rental’ then yes, you will need to buy the Surface Book 2 at the then fair market value.
Do you offer Mobile Device Management?
Yes we do we provide VM Ware Airwatch as our solution. This is approx. 80 pence per week extra per iMac or iPad.
Can I collect the order from your office?
Yes, you can though it would be from our Sawbridgeworth HQ and the collection needs to be arranged in advance.
Does the Financial Conduct Authority control HardSoft?
Yes, our FCA registration is referenced under FRN 716391
Where can I find more information regarding Surface Book Processors?
Please visit http://ark.intel.com/compare/88190,88192
Does Surface Book support 4K video?
Yes, both SP4 and Surface Book devices support 4K video.
Can the Surface Book be downgraded to Windows 8.1?
No. Surface Book was engineered to enable the best possible experience with Windows 10.
How long does the Surface Book battery last?
• Without GPU – Up to 12 hours
• With GPU – Up to 12 hours
• With GPU2 (Performance Base) – Up to 16 hours
What ports are included on Surface Book?
• Mini DisplayPort
• Full-Size SD Card
• (2) USB 3.0 ports
• Headphone jack
• Surface Connect
• Hall Effect
The HardSoft flexi- lease is completely unique. With over 30 years of trading under our belt, we have fine tuned our package to suit business needs. With a Feefo Gold rating our customers agree. Leasing is not only offered at better rates than bank loans, it is also tax deductible. If you need to expand or update your IT, rather than get lumped with a large payout, you can lease with monthly or quarterly affordable payments. Our leases usually run for 36 months but you will have the option to upgrade your lease after just 18 months! You will never be stuck with outdated equipment with a HardSoft lease.
All of our lease packages also come with the added bonus of 3 years FREE warranty and telephone technical support. The HardSoft technical team are trained to a very high standard for all of the devices that we supply. With your IT support included in your lease package, you can save on expensive extra IT costs. The ticketing system that we use, means that you can follow your query each step of the way. The warranty we provide means that any covered machine will be collected, repaired and retuned to you in a timely manner. There is no excess and parts are included. We understand the importance of your computer for business and will endeavour to always be prompt.