Microsoft Surface Windows Tablet 10.6″ Tablet, 9.3mm thick, USB 3.0

After series of Speculation and various rumors, Finally, Microsoft’s made a major announcement at a press event in Los Angeles: “A Surface Tablet”. People have been speculating that Microsoft might be working on its own Tablet, and Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer revealed the Tablet Device on stage at the Milk Studios in Los Angeles today. He discussed Microsoft’s history with Windows, Xbox,and the Kinect; Steve Ballmer then introduced a video of Microsoft’s Hardware products over the years before finally unveiling the Windows 8’s companion, the Microsoft Surface.

Microsoft’s Steven Sinofsky took the Stage to describe the hardware features of the Microsoft’s Surface Tablet. There will be two Variation of the Surface PC, one that will be powered by intel’s 22nm Ivy bridge Chip’s running on windows 8 and another one powered by an ARM chipset and running Windows RT.
The Windows RT version is only 9.33mm thin, weighs 1.5lbs, includes a built-in Kickstand, and it will be the first ever PC with a vapor-deposited (PVD) magnesium case, according to Microsoft, it is expected to ship in 32GB or 64GB versions, complete with a 10.6 inch ClearType HD display of unknow resolution.

The Microsoft Intel-based Surface tablet will run Windows 8 Pro, with a thickness of 13.5mm, weight of 1.9lbs, and support for USD 3.0. This is exact version will also have magnesium casing and built-in kickstand; but it will be shipped with either 64Gb or 128GB Storage.
Also, the Intel version will include additional digital ink support through a pen that magnetizes to the body of the surface tablet and a 10.6 inch ClearType “FULL HD” display.

Both of Microsoft’s Surface tablets feature optional Touch and Type keyboard covers. Microsoft says suggested retail pricing will be announced closer to availability and is expected to be competitive with a comparable ARM tablet or Intel Ultrabook-class PC

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  1. Quite a resorceful piece of information. I cant wait to lay my hands on one. Thanks for the post.

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    After series of Speculation and various rumors, Finally, Microsoft’s made a major announcement at a press event in Los Angeles: “A Surface Tablet”. People have been speculating that Microsoft might be working on its own Tablet, and Microsoft CEO Steve …