Surface Go Now Taking Pre-Orders Ahead Of August 2 Release – And How Does This Tablet Compare To Others?

Microsoft Surface Go was unveiled earlier today, and has just started taking pre-orders from Microsoft Store. The Surface Go release date is July 2, so it’s time to look at how Microsoft’s new entry level Surface compares to other tablets in this category: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/p/surface/ We will be looking at comparisons and benchmark scores, and the details. Microsoft Surface Go is the successor to the Surface 3, but on a comparative … more…

Microsoft Portable Computing Device Model Number 1824 FCC Approved

Microsoft Surface Model Number 1824

What could be the next Microsoft Surface tablet, 2-in-1, or laptop have been approved by the FCC under the description portable computing device, with Microsoft’s internal model number 1824. Microsoft is always very good at hiding just enough specs to make out for sure what device it is in advance, so we can’t tell for sure what Surface computer this is yet, but at least it shouldn’t be the new … more…

Microsoft Surface Pro Now $599 On Sale With $200 Off

Microsoft Surface Pro Sale June 2018

None of the usual channels have picked up any signs that Microsoft is about to launch a new Surface Pro soon, although Microsoft is the best computer company at keeping these details to themselves too, so you never know. The code names for what is believed to belong to several new Surface devices have surface online and been speculated around for the last few weeks, but little if any of … more…

New Microsoft Surface In 10-ish Size Windows 10 2-In-1 Category To Launch Between Q3 – Q4 2018

Surface 3 from 2015 now to be succeeded by 2018 Surface 4

Mark Gurman who covers tablets at Bloomberg reported a few hours ago together with Dina Bass, that Microsoft is planning to release a line of new Surface tablets in the price and size categories below the Surface Pro and Surface Book 2, quoting people familiar with the matter. What’s specified for the new Microsoft Surface 3 successor is that it’s a Windows 10 Pro tablet in the 10-inch size category … more…

Foldable Microsoft Tablet In The Works – Possible 2018 To 2019 Launch

Zac Bowden published another good article today writing on behalf of Windows Central, where he claims that the patents Microsoft have filed for foldable mobile devices, are more than just patents that secures rights for Microsoft, and that Microsoft is indeed working towards a foldable tablet or foldable phone that could launch as early as 2018, quoting insider sources. Though Bowden is the first person to caution that 2018 may … more…

New Surface Book 2 To Start From $1000, Ditches Tablet Hinges? Now In Production Ahead Of April Event

Ever since May last year it’s been believed that the new Surface Book 2 would launch in April 2017, and today there was finally some pretty exciting news for the Surface Book 2 again. According to supply chain sources that Digitimes have spoken to, Microsoft Surface Book 2 have entered into mass production, and is on target for an April unveiling. So that’s pretty exciting in itself, but even better … more…

Surface Studio Benchmarks Increases On Top-End 32GB RAM Nvidia GeForce GTX 980M GPU Model

Surface Studio benchmarks from last night have reached new heights, with a single-core score of 4,368 and multi-core score of 13,771. This in addition to the OpenCL score of 85,573. https://www.microsoftstore.com/store/msusa/en_US/pdp/productID.5074015900 This Surface Studio benchmark score was achieved on the 32GB Surface Studio with the 117.1296.768 BIOS firmware, and Intel Core i7-6820HQ clocked at 2.71 GHz. That puts the processor score a few percent above the score of the i7-6820HQ … more…

Microsoft Surface ‘Spyshots’ Reveals New Products In Pipeline

Software developer Shubhan Chemburkar recently posted two Microsoft insider photos from Building 88, or the Microsoft Surface building in Redmond, where small posters indicating new Surface models for 2016 and 2017 were hanging alongside posters of the Surface Book, which incidentally is on sale right now, bringing the Surface Book sale price down to a record low $1,349. Naturally the posters didn’t indicate too specifically what upcoming new Microsoft Surface … more…

New Surface Dock On Sale With Microsoft Showcasing Its Features

Microsoft is showcasing the features of their new Surface Dock, and along with the highlight of the features there is also a Surface Dock sale that reduces the price of the docking by $45 for a short period of time: http://www.amazon.com/Microsoft-Surface-Dock-Compatible-Book The new Surface Dock is compatible with Surface Book, Surface Pro 4, and Surface Pro 3. It is a small portable/stationary docking that expands the features of these Windows … more…

Surface Pro 4 Rated With The Best Display Of All LCD Display Tablets

world's best tablet display

On Tuesday earlier this week, DisplayMate Tech, a world leading display calibration company rated the display of new Microsoft Surface Pro 4 as the best LCD display of any tablet on the market. So if you are looking for the world’s best tablet display, the Surface Pro 4 is it. DisplayMate does the most thorough and easy to understand screen and display testing that consumers can use to make the … more…

Microsoft Increase Production Of Surface Pro 4 With 65% Due To High Demand

Now is probably a good time to buy shares in Microsoft after Microsoft has had to increase production of the new Surface Pro 4 with over 65% to meet the exceedingly high demand for this top-end Windows 10 2-in-1 tablet. Digitimes news in Taiwan quotes supply chain sources who says that Microsoft has increased orders of Microsoft Surface Pro 4 from 300 000 units to 500 000 units recently to … more…

New Surface Pro 4 Said To Feature Dynamic On-Screen Bezel

Surface Pro 4 Model Number 1721

(UPDATED: See the new Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book.) We are a just couple of days away from Microsoft’s Windows 10 Device event on October 6 in New York, and the second purported spec for a possible new Surface Pro 4 has surfaced. According to ar.w4phub.com the new Microsoft Surface Pro 4 will feature a Smart Frame, and this Smart Frame is simply a on-screen bezel that appears on … more…

Windows 10 Device Event On October 6 With Microsoft

Microsoft have just announced that they will hold a live Windows 10 device event on October 6 in New York. But so far they have only teased us, and haven’t said anything more than what you see in the screencap below. The event can be watched live by everyone on microsoft.com/october2015event So we know the keynote will be about Windows 10 devices but we don’t even know if it’s just … more…

Surface Pro 3 NFL Features Updated For 2015-2016 Season

Microsoft’s popular Surface Pro 3, a tablet that is also the official NFL tablet computer, is getting some updated features for the 2015-2016 season. It already has the playback feature, personalized profiles for each player and coach, complete game replay, and that famous rugged blue NFL Surface Pro 3 case which keeps it dry when it’s raining, but the NFL app that is actually called Surface Sideline Viewing System (SVS) … more…

Two New Surface 4 Tablets Touted For October Launch

Surface 4

Minor leaks about a possible new Surface Pro 4 have circulated for months, but now things are really getting interesting. (UPDATED: There’s a Microsoft Windows 10 Device Event On October 6 In New York.) Digitimes is once again quoting sources in the supply chain for tablet manufacturers who are now claiming that Microsoft is developing not just one, but two new Microsoft Surface Pro 4 tablets or 2-in-1’s for launch … more…