Microsoft Surface : The Windows 8 Tablet

The much anticipated Windows 8 tablet has finally arrived. It was rumored that Nokia will launch the first Windows 8 tablet but it’s Microsoft to do the initiative.

Microsoft Surface, don’t be confused with those tabletop giant touch screen surfaces which costs around $8500. Its just like the iPad. Microsoft Surface will be available in 2 models: Windows RT and Windows 8 Pro. Windows 8 Pro tablet is heavier and thicker than Windows RT tablet.

Microsoft Surface Blue with Touch Cover

Key Features (Windows RT) :

  • Windows RT OS
  • NVIDIA Tegra Chipset
  • 10.6″ HD Display
  • Thickness – 9.3 mm; Weight- 676g
  • Available in: 32/64 GB
  • Camera- Front & Rear
  • Connectivity: USB 2.0, MicroSD, Micro HD Video, 2×2 MIMO antennae
  • Included: Office Home & Student 2013 RT, Touch Cover, Type Cover

Key Features (Windows 8 Pro) :

  • Windows 8 Pro
  • Intel i5 “Ivy Bridge”
  • 10.6″ HD Display
  • Thickness – 13.5 mm; Weight- 903g
  • Available in: 64/128 GB
  • Camera- Front & Rear
  • Connectivity: USB 3.0, MicroSDXC, Mini Display port Video, 2×2 MIMO antennae
  • Included: Touch Cover, Type Cover, Pen with Palm Block

Microsoft Surface Press Images

Microsoft Surface

Microsoft Surface

Microsoft Surface

Microsoft Surface

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