Chuwi SurBook to try and fill in the Microsoft Surface’s shoes
Next month, Microsoft might be dashing the hopes of Surface fans. For one, its Surface Pro 5 might just be a small, incremental step up from the Surface Pro 4 launched nearly two years ago. For another, the Surface Book 2 might no longer be a convertible but a regular “Windows Cloud” clamshell laptop. Disheartening as those rumors might be, … Continue reading...
Microsoft brings its newest Surface hardware to more regions
In addition to announcing the release date for the Windows 10 Creators Update today, Microsoft also offered some information about plans to launch two new Surface products around the world. The Surface Studio and Surface Book with Performance will be making their way to other regions soon, after spending a few months exclusive to the US market. Surface Studio, as … Continue reading...
Microsoft Surface Book 2, Surface Pro 5 might skip April event
Forget the Surface Phone, there might not even be a new Surface Book or Surface Pro. At least not in Microsoft’s Spring event next month. Given what the Surface Book 2 is rumored to be, which is quite different from its predecessor, there might be no tears shed. Microsoft does have a new Surface device prepared, however, though what exactly … Continue reading...
Microsoft Surface Book 2, Surface Pro 5 might skip April event
Forget the Surface Phone, there might not even be a new Surface Book or Surface Pro. At least not in Microsoft’s Spring event next month. Given what the Surface Book 2 is rumored to be, which is quite different from its predecessor, there might be no tears shed. Microsoft does have a new Surface device prepared, however, though what exactly … Continue reading...
Microsoft Surface Book 2 might just be a regular notebook
If you were planning on someday trading in your Surface Book for its successor, better hang on to that 2-in-1 computer. It might become a piece of history now. Although the quirky notebook has its fair share of critics, the Microsoft Surface Book was still generally received with thumbs up. It, however, didn’t exactly sell as well because of its … Continue reading...
Surface Pro 4, Surface Book get extended holiday price cut
Christmas may be over (at least for those who celebrated it), but the sales and promos live on. Case in point, Microsoft has just extended its holiday season price cut for its two most powerful portable “tablet that can replace your laptop”, saving buyers as much as $400, depending on the model. That said, some models are already marked as … Continue reading...
Surface Book with Performance Base Review
The Surface Book was one of Microsoft’s best-kept secrets last year, but the company isn’t holding back when it comes to talking up its Performance Base upgrade. Landing in time for the holidays, the new model is actually only 50-percent changed: while the screen-turned-tablet is the same as before, the keyboard section has been squeezed full of extra graphics potency … Continue reading...
MacBook Pro sales beat total Surface Book sales in less than five days
The reaction to Apple‘s changes with the new MacBook Pro will vary depending on who you’re talking to, but it would seem that the Apple faithful have come out in force for these new machines. According to a new report from Slice Intelligence, the new MacBook Pros have been quite successful out of the gate. Sales have managed to outpace … Continue reading...
Surface Dial support coming to Surface Pro 4, Surface Book
As interesting as the Surface Studio is, especially for artists, it is made even more interesting by the Surface Dial accessory. But while the Surface Studio won’t be shipping until December, the Dial will actually be available starting November 10. Why the advance party, you might ask? Because you can actually use it with any Windows 10. But even better, … Continue reading...
Microsoft Surface Ergonomic Keyboard is for serious typists
Those who spend a significant number of hours typing everyday know the importance of a good keyboard. If you’re a serious typist of one sort or another, the regular Surface keyboard isn’t going to cut it. Thusly enters Microsoft’s Surface Ergonomic Keyboard, an offering to go alongside the new products Microsoft announced today. The keyboard is compatible with the Surface … Continue reading...
Surface Book i7 release date and pricing join power and battery life
Microsoft Devices leader Panos Panay stepped onstage today to present the newest version of the Surface Book. This new edition of the device is the one shown in several videos released today – and seen below. It looks very, very similar to the original Surface Book, but here has longer battery life and a bit more power for the ever-evolving … Continue reading...
Surface AIO trio tipped as Surface Book 2 hinge said squeezed
Microsoft is testing a trio of Surface All-in-One desktops as well as a new Surface Book design that could address the original notebook's most controversial feature, according to the latest leaks. Chatter of a Surface AIO broke back in July, with rumors of a new, large-screen PC developed by Microsoft's in-house team and intended for the living room. In fact, … Continue reading...
Surface Book packing Core i5, 128GB SSD and NVIDIA graphics returns
Back when the Surface Book first launched Microsoft was offering a model that had an Intel Core i5 processor, 128GB SSD, and the discrete NVIDIA graphics card. That particular model was the lowest priced version of the Surface Book to bring that NVIDIA dGPU and as such, it turned out to be very popular. Microsoft said at the time that … Continue reading...
Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book 1TB models slink into ten more markets
Microsoft has announced that it has expanded availability for the 1TB Surface Book and the Surface Pro 4 tablet to ten additional countries with additional countries gaining availability this summer. Previously these devices were available in the US and Canada. With the expansion of availability fans in Australia, Austria, China, France, Hong Kong, New Zealand, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom … Continue reading...
Surface Pro 4, Surface Book updates improve sleep woes and more
Microsoft has pushed out updates for the Surface Book and Surface Pro 4, bringing some driver and firmware updates while fixing certain issues including those sleeping troubles both devices suffer. In a statement, Microsoft’s Panos Panay said, “We are committed to continuing to improve Surface – to keep pushing out updates to make your device more awesome.” The updates are … Continue reading...
After US and Canada, Microsoft is bringing Surface Book to ten new markets
Microsoft has indeed seen success with its Windows 10 software and its Surface range that so far, has only been available for purchase in the US and Canada (and just recently China and Hong Kong). So while making the announcement about the success of Windows 10, Microsoft also let out few details about its plans for its Surface Book laptop. According to the blog post, Microsoft has plans to bring its Surface Book to ten new markets. These markets include Austria, Australia, UK, France, Germ...
After US and Canada, Microsoft is bringing Surface Book to ten new markets
Microsoft has indeed seen success with its Windows 10 software and its Surface range that so far, has only been available for purchase in the US and Canada (and just recently China and Hong Kong). So while making the announcement about the success of Windows 10, Microsoft also let out few details about its plans for its Surface Book laptop. According to the blog post, Microsoft has plans to bring its Surface Book to ten new markets. These markets include Austria, Australia, UK, France, Germ...
After US and Canada, Microsoft is bringing Surface Book to ten new markets
Microsoft has indeed seen success with its Windows 10 software and its Surface range that so far, has only been available for purchase in the US and Canada (and just recently China and Hong Kong). So while making the announcement about the success of Windows 10, Microsoft also let out few details about its plans for its Surface Book laptop. According to the blog post, Microsoft has plans to bring its Surface Book to ten new markets. These markets include Austria, Australia, UK, France, Germ...
Microsoft working to rectify Surface Pro 4 sleep issue bug early next year
While the Microsoft Surface Pro 4 has yet to reach India, there are a couple of things that fans in India can be happy about, since they have not been able to purchase one just yet. As with every new early adopter that reaches out for the newest chipsets, come the issues with optimisations and Microsoft by utilising Intel’s latest Skylake chips, seems to have plenty of them. Still then, the most hated one is the ‘standby’ battery life bug that drains the Sur...
Microsoft Surface Book teardown by iFixit gets lowest repairability score
Microsoft's latest flagship device, the Surface Book laptop/tablet hybrid, has just been subjected to the iFixit teardown process. The repair experts clearly detail the device's interesting internal components and the unique layout, but they also reveal why the Surface Book is nearly impossible to repair, and should never be attempted by a user. In the end it was given a … Continue reading...