It would seem, to release tablet computers Microsoft Surface Pro, managed a “real” operating system, Windows 8, almost there: the official website launched a section on these devices in the United States opened additional outlets, which will begin selling a new competitor iPad. The main intrigue still remained that the Microsoft Surface Pro retail price and timing of sales of tablets.
Microsoft today officially named the price of the device. Surface model on x86 with 64 GB of flash memory will cost $899. Version with 128 GB of memory will cost $999. Buying cover with keyboard Touch Cover Type Cover or add more to the price of not less than $100 for any of the two options. Product sales will begin in January. The qualifying date for pre-orders Surface running Windows 8 Pro is still unknown.
Design Surface Pro, supports Windows-desktop applications, virtually identical to the Surface RT, can not be said about the hardware. The tablet has a screen size of 10.6 inches, which is higher than the model on the architecture of ARM: 1920 x 1080 pixels versus 1366 x 768. The configuration includes an Intel Core i5 third-generation graphics core, Intel HD Graphics 4000 and 4 GB of RAM.
Of the interfaces to the user mini-DisplayPort and USB 3.0. The thickness of the tablet is 14 mm, weight – about 900