Microsoft held its Future Decoded event in London today where it made announced availability details of its new Surface Pro. The Surface Pro with LTE Advanced will be available for purchase starting December for business consumers first. The base model of the Surface Pro with LTE will retail at $1,149 (approximately Rs 74,400) while the higher variant will be available at $1,449 (approximately Rs 93,900).
Paytm Mall s Back to College electronics sale has begun today and will continue till June 25. The 4-day sale will witness products from companies like Apple, Asus, HP, Acer and Lenovo. The products that will be up for sale on Paytm Mall range from laptops, hard disks, headphones, speakers and accessories. In addition to discounts on prices, there are cashback offers up to Rs 8,000 which can be claimed using promo codes. Here s a brief look at the offers worth going for.
Microsoft has refreshed its Surface Pro line by adding new 2017 variants powered by the latest hardware on board and slightly better design. The company has also worked on improving the battery live, taking it from up to nine hours on the Surface Pro 4, to up to 13.5 hours on the new Surface Pro 2017. The refreshed Surface Pro 2017 was announced at an event in China, and is set to go on sale starting June 15 in 25 countries across the globe. Sadly, India is not a part of the list of countries. And if you re looking for a two-in-one laptop-tablet hybrid in India, we have compiled a list of Surface Pro 2017 alternatives.
At an event in Shanghai, China, Microsoft announced the all new Surface Pro 2017 laptop-tablet convertible. Successor to the Surface Pro 4, the new Surface Pro comes with the latest and the fastest hardware on board, a new operating system and a bigger battery that Microsoft claims will offer battery life of up to 13.5 hours. Prices start at $799 (approximately Rs 52,000) and goes all the way up to $2,699 (approximately Rs 175,300). The all new Surface Pro 2017 is set to go on sale starting June 15 in 25 countries across the globe, except India, and that is exactly where I have a problem.
Microsoft Corporation has unveiled the new Surface Pro that delivers up to 13.5 hours of battery life, making it more than 2.5 times faster than Surface Pro 3. A powerhouse laptop, Surface Pro is also a mobile creative studio with a 12.3-inch PixelSense touch display that supports the new Surface Pen and Surface Dial both on and off-screen.
Bulky laptops are pass , Tablets aren't exactly convenient. Desktop computers now seem to cater to select enterprises. The solution lies somewhere in between to entice the end user where biggies like Apple and Microsoft are finding revenue. These hybrids or 2-in-1 devices not only offer versatility but also portability a crucial element in the purchase decisions of the generation on the move. In a rather unusual instance, Microsoft headed east for the launch of its newest Surface hardware. Called simply as the all new Surface Pro, the hybrid device seeks to compete against the MacBook or the iPad Air or other such 2-in-1 devices.
Microsoft launched the all-new Surface Pro 2017 convertible laptop at an event in Shangai, China. With prices starting at $799 (approximately Rs 51,899), the laptop-tablet hybrid is available for pre-order, and will start shipping from June 15. Microsoft also announced the Surface Pro Type Cover separately priced at $129 (approximately Rs 8.300) and the new Surface Pen at $99 (approximately Rs 6,500). However, the India availability isn't known yet.
Regardless how absurd the timeline may seem, but soon after hosting multiple Windows conferences, Microsoft today hosted its Surface event. Contrary to expectations, the company not only announced the next iteration of its Surface laptop but also introduced an all-new Surface Pro hybrid device. Before you jump to any conclusion, this is not the Surface Pro 5, but labeled as the all-new Surface Pro.
Microsoft is all geared up to launch a new product at its event in China today. The product launch follows the company s recently concluded annual developer conference where it detailed its vision for the near future. It is expected that the company will announce the Surface Pro 5 at the event. The event kick starts at 4AM PT (4.30PM IST). It is to be noted that Microsoft will not be live streaming the event but only live blogging. If you want to closely follow the launch event, you can check the company s blog here ,and also scout its social media handles for the latest update.
Barely a week after the annual developer conference, Microsoft is ready to hold another event tomorrow. Scheduled to be held in Shanghai, China, Microsoft is widely believed to launch the next Surface Pro at the event. Now, of course, the company itself has kept mum about giving out any kind of detail about the event tomorrow, for that matter, the launch of the new Surface Pro tomorrow has also never been confirmed by the company itself. However, trusted leakster Evan Blass has confidently shared some images, which he is sure is the next Surface Pro.
Microsoft launched its Surface Pro 4 tablet back in 2015 and has ever since stood as a competitor against the Apple iPad Pro. The Surface Pro 4 comes with accessories like the Type Cover and the Surface Pen. Speaking about its accessories, Microsoft had launched the Alcantara Type Cover for the Surface Pro 4 last April, priced at $160 (Rs 10,400 approximately). While this cover does not have any special functionality, it is made of two-tone gray Alcantara which is a luxury synthetic material.
Microsoft has announced a big consumer product launch event on May 2, ahead of its three-day Build 2017 developer s conference, which kicks off on May 10 in Seattle. The company sent out media invites for the event in New York, and the only hint it gives is the tagline -- Learn what s next. #MicrosoftEDU. The event is set to kick off at 9:30AM EST or 7:00PM IST.
We have been hearing about Microsoft planning to launch some new devices later this year, although there is no official confirmation yet, one of the anticipated devices is said to be the Surface Pro 5. New details of Surface Pro 5 have emerged online. Microsoft s Paul Thurrott revealed in his tweet that the company won t stop building the Surface series and will also stick with the patented Surface power connector.
A Microsoft patent for a device with e-ink dual display has surfaced online and speculations are rife that it could be the next Surface device. While Microsoft Surface phones have long been rumored, the device will most likely be a tablet instead of a phone. While there have been dual display devices in the past, the Microsoft patent is slightly different from those phones.
At the MWC 2017 event in Barcelona, Samsung unveiled two new tablets the Galaxy Tab S3 powered by Android and the Galaxy Book powered by Windows 10. Just like the Galaxy Tab S3, the Galaxy Book also supports S Pen stylus input and a keyboard accessory that connects using the pogo pin port on the left edge. The tablet will directly compete with Microsoft s Surface Pro 4.
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Microsoft s Surface Pro 3 has received a price drop of Rs 15,000 on Amazon.in and now price has come down to Rs 58,990. The price drop comes two months after it was launched in India with a starting price of Rs 73,990. According to reports, this is not a permanent price cut for the Surface Pro 3 but is valid for a limited period. Also, the Surface Pro 4, which was launched along with the Surface Pro 3, hasn t received any price cut so far.