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The Surface Pro is Microsoft’s most successful mobile device. Unlike the total failure of the Surface RT, the Surface Pro has managed to capture some dedicated customers. It’s a Windows computer in compact tablet form and it’s everything a tablet should be. Today, Microsoft announced the Surface Pro 3, which has a larger screen than its predecessors while looking sleeker and sexier thaRead More
The first Surface was a decent tablet computer that was hampered by two things: the awful release state of Windows 8 and the confusion between Windows RT and Windows 8. The Surface Pro 2 has fixed each of those problems and become a surprisingly good tablet computer. It features Windows 8.1, decent hardware, and a sleek design. It’s also $100 less than the first Surface Pro and costs $899.Read More
The first-generation Microsoft Surface tablets were okay. They weren’t bad, they weren’t excellence. They were just okay. With the Surface 2, Microsoft has addressed a lot of complaints about its tablets - and more importantly, the Windows 8 operating system. Perhaps that’s why the tablets recently sold out. That’s right: Microsoft actually sold out of Surface 2 tablets. Microsoft waRead More
The Surface was Microsoft’s first major foray into the hardware world since the release of the Xbox 360. Unlike the Xbox 360, the Surface wasn’t very successful. With the recently-announced Surface 2 tablets, Microsoft wants to change that and respond to “consumer feedback” (complaints) about the first generation tablets. So do the Surface 2 tablets live up to the hype? Here’s everRead More
Microsoft’s first Surface tablet was a decent offering that suffered from some terrible marketing. Microsoft confused customers with the Surface RT and Surface Pro, two tablets that looked the same but had remarkably different functions. Meanwhile, the price point was simply too high to compete with Apple’s iPads. Despite the flop, Microsoft still sold millions of Surface tablets. With theRead More