Microsoft has unveiled the new variant of the Microsoft Surface Pro 4 today. Now, the Surface Pro is also available in a 1TB hard disk with an Intel Core i7 processor and 16GB RAM. The high range hybrid was revealed in the UK as called the 1TB Surface book priced at £2,199, about £450 less than its notebook variant. The 1TB Surface Pro 4 and 1TB Surface book are both will be soon available to the end-user.
The new and high-performance Surface Pro 4 targets the designing professionals and users who want a powerful machine for ultra-fast performance.
Microsoft said that even in their cloud-connected world, 1TB of SSD storage is a strong integration to the Surface Pro 4 for consumers who take the device to complete their tasks on-the-go. “[It gives] these power users the peace of mind they want and need, that they can store everything on their device without sacrificing weight, performance and speed, or aesthetics,” the company further added.
The Microsoft Surface Pro 4 flaunts a 12.3-inch PixelTouch display with 2736×1824 pixel of resolution, a 3:2 aspect ratio and a 0.4 mm thick Gorilla Glass 4 protection, however, increasing the display size didn’t affect the tablet size, it is still not larger than 12-inch Surface Pro 3, as the manufacturer has reduced the bezel width.
It comes with a new stylus too. The company called its new stylus the Surface Pen, and it comes with an eraser. The new Surface Pen can detect 1,024 points of pressure. You click the tip of the pen and the Surface Pro 4 opens Microsoft OneNote. The Pen also comes with Cortana integration.
The Microsoft Surface Pro 4 tablet is 30 percent faster than its previous generation tablet, Surface Pro 3, while, it was seen that it was performing 50 percent faster than Apple Macbook Air.
It is featured with a full-size USB 3.0 port, a microSD card reader, a 3.5-mm headset jack, a Mini DisplayPort, a Type Cover port, and SurfaceConnect port.
The company claims that their tablet delivers up to 9 hours of battery backup. In addition, it sports an 8-megapixel rear camera and a 5-megapixel front-facing camera. Out-of-the-box, the Surface Pro 4 comes with the Surface Pen, while, the users have to additionally purchase the Surface Pro 4 Type Cover at $129.99 (~Rs. 8,600). Also, if you want to enjoy the keyboard experience, the Fingerprint Reader keyboard is available at $159.99 (~Rs. 10,600).
Including other additional ports and sensors, the Surface Dock is available for sale at $199.99 (~Rs. 13,200) to additionally get 2 Mini DisplayPorts, 1 Gigabit Ethernet port, 4 USB 3.0 ports, and 1 Audio out port.
Tech Specs of Microsoft Surface Pro 4
|Display||12.3-inch (2736×1824 pixel) PixelTouch display|
|Camera||8MP rear camera and 5MP front camera|
|Processor||Intel’s 6th-generation Core processors(i5/i7)|
|RAM||up to 16GB|
|Battery||9hr of battery life|