Microsoft Announced an Updated Version of its Surface Pro

Microsoft Announced an Updated Version of its Surface Pro

Microsoft has announced its new updated version of Surface Pro 6 tablet, Surface Laptop 2 and Surface Studio 2.

Microsoft Chief Product Officer Panos Panay said the Surface Pro 6 is 67 percent more powerful than the previous model, 2017’s Surface Pro, and will start at $899. The Surface Pro 6 will also start at £879 in the UK and AU$1,349 in Australia. The Surface Laptop 2 will cost $999. UK and Australia pricing wasn’t immediately available, but converts roughly to £770 and AU$1,390.

The specifications of Surface Pro 6

The specifications of Surface Pro 6

  • Starts at $899 and £879, available Oct. 16
  • 8th-gen Intel CPU
  • 3-inch touch display
  • Up to 1TB of SSD storage
  • 5 hours of battery life
  • Weighs 1.7 pounds
  • Redesigned thermal system
  • Available in black or platinum
  • $160 Surface Pro Signature Type Cover and $100 Surface Pen are not included

The specifications of Surface Laptop 2

The specifications of Surface Laptop 2

  • Starts at $999, available Oct. 16
  • 8th-gen Intel CPU
  • 5-inch touch display
  • “85 percent faster” than the original Surface Laptop, according to Microsoft
  • Alcantara palm rests (same as earlier version)
  • Now available in black
  • Support for Instant On and Windows Hello

The specifications of Surface Studio 2

The specifications of Surface Studio 2

  • Starts at $3,499 and AU$5,499. UK pricing isn’t immediately available but roughly converts to £2,695.
  • 28-inch touch display
  • 2TB SSD
  • 7th-gen Intel CPU, Nvidia GTX 1070 discrete video
  • DCI-P3 (same as earlier version)
  • Oxide transistor
  • Next-generation Pascal graphics
  • 5 million pixels
  • 192 dpi
  • Built-in support for Xbox wireless controllers

Source: www.cnet.com