The Surface hasn’t had much talk abouts as Windows 8 had. The Looks of the new Surface with Windows 8 Pro is just same as that of the one that came already with Windows 8 RT at the core. It boasts a 10.6 inch touch screen display with 1920×1080 full HD resolution.
Surface with Windows 8 Pro is totally a new beast inside. It is seen with its tech specs:
- Comes with Intel’s i5 processor (The RT version had just an ARM processor)
- 4 GB of RAM for smoother working experience.
- Intel HD Graphics 4000(along with i5) for better visual experiences
- Display output port of 2560 x 1440 resolution
- Two 720P camera one on front and other at the rear
- A USB 3.0 Port
- Bluetooth 4.0 and Wi-Fi for connectivity
- Powered by a 42 W-h battery( Microsoft says its life is half that of RT. Approx 4.5 Hrs)
Now to the PRICING: The Surface with Windows 8 Pro has been priced at $899 for the 64 GB variant and $999 for the 128 GB variant. The price is for the standalone model, which includes just the Surface Device with the special touch pen or Stylus.You would have to spend extra for the touch/type cover.
Microsoft has announced that the shipping of the device will start in January.But there is no information regarding preorders.
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