128 GB version Surface Pro comes with 83 GB of free space


Surface-Pro-1As it turned out, Microsoft sells the most powerful tablets Surface Pro with some other figures in terms of memory. Of course, the operating system and installed applications will take place in the common memory of portable computers, but these data are not advertised and learn frustrated buyers. After buying the users know that the 128 GB version available to them only 83 GB, and 64 GB – 23 GB.  The device will be available for purchase in the U.S. and Canada at retai lMicrosoft, the online store MicrosoftStore.com and retailer Best Buy.

Today, the Redmond company noted an interesting fact. It turns out that 45 GB of built-in tablet Surface Pro 128 GB of memory is reserved for the operating system Windows 8 Pro and pre-installed software. Remaining 83 GB is more than enough for the user, but not all devices running Windows 8 Pro can boast such a significant amount of available space on the drive.

Storage rounding errors table.

Handy table detailing storage rounding errors via OpenLife.cc.

As an example, the model of Floor Professional with sixty four GB, by using analogy, would have handiest 19 GB of free area. Microsoft defined the mysterious disappearance of gigabytes. 64GB lower to fifty nine GB. About 5 GB borrow backup OS, and some other eight GB to the working device and related purposes.

What if the rest 19 GB of the rest lacking? In Redmond steered to make use of the “cloud” storage SkyDrive, in addition to reminiscence playing cards and exterior arduous drives. Consumers Floor Professional free 7 GB within the “cloud” storage, however it’s not all over that call has sensible utility.Additionally, the pill is provided with connectors USB three.zero, however, once more, no longer everybody will agree to hold a troublesome pressure, or “stick”.

A identical drawback has been within the remaining yr on gross sales of Floor RT, when the 32 GB model used to be offered with a complete of sixteen GB of reminiscence and a sixty four GB model with forty six GB. The location with the information will not be the nicest. Which you could after all use the strategies of storage supplied by means of the corporate, however this implies extra prices and so no longer an inexpensive product.

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