This week on tech, Microsoft didn’t launch Surface mini, instead the company launch Surface Pro 3, a new bigger, thinner, and faster tablet that it is market as a laptop replacement.
During the Surface press event Microsoft revealed that the new tablet has many configurations and various price points. Consumers get the low-end Surface Pro 3 starting at $799, for an Intel Core i3 or all the way to a Core i7 for $1949.
This week we also got a closer look to what hardware is inside Surface Pro 3 — this is the closest you’ll get to a teardown today –, and I published a new video on YouTube unboxing the new tablet.
Thus far we only knew that Surface Pro 3 comes with the choice of an Intel Core i3, i5, and i7, but what we didn’t know the specifics. Now new information surfaced detailing which specific Intel processor model, clock speed, and graphic chip ship on each tablet.
Wrapping the “Surface week”, I published a new article with a roundup of everything that happened during the private Surface event in New York City.
Finally, this week Microsoft announced Windows 8.1 with Bing. This isn’t a new operating system, it is just a new SKU targeted for OEMs to install in low-cost devices under 9-inch. However still unclear if the OS will be for just a cheap. All this and more…
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- Microsoft announces Windows 8.1 with Bing, a new cheaper version of the OS
- Surface Pro 3 launch event roundup from New York City
- Surface Pro 3: specific Intel processor and graphic chips included on each tablet
- Microsoft Surface Pro 3 unboxing (video)
- Surface Pro 3: a look from the inside the components that makes this tablet tick
- Surface Pro 3: tech specs and details you probably didn’t know (update)
- Microsoft announces Surface Pro 3, a tablet that will replace the laptop
- New Surface Pro, bigger and thinner, expected at Surface event in New York City