Tag: Surface

Microsoft Surface Pro 6 And Surface Book 2 Users Report CPUs Throttling Down To 400 MHz

The CPU speeds of the Surface Pro 6 and Surface Book 2 are being throttled down to 400 MHz, according to user reports. Microsoft says it's going to release a fix soon via a firmware update.

Microsoft August 15, 2019

Microsoft Allegedly Working On Dual-Screen Surface Device

Microsoft has apparently been showing off a dual-screen Surface prototype to employees. It might even release this device sometime within the next six months, if rumors are to be believed.

Microsoft June 4, 2019

Microsoft's Surface Book 2 Gets Refreshed With 8th-Gen Core i5 Processor

Microsoft added a new configuration for the 13.5-inch Surface Book 2. At that, the device is now available with a quad-core eighth-generation Intel Core i5 processor.

Microsoft April 1, 2019

New Matte Black Surface Pro 6 Revealed With Redesigned Interior, Quad-Core Chips

The new Surface Pro 6 has been unveiled, and it's coming in with quad-core chips and a new matte black color option. Its new redesigned interior can even support up to 16 GB of RAM and a 1 TB SSD.

Microsoft October 2, 2018

Waiting For The Surface Phone? Don't Hold Your Breath, As Microsoft Stops Focus On Windows 10 Mobile

Microsoft's Joe Belfiore has confirmed that the company is no longer focusing on Windows 10 Mobile. In other words, Windows phones are really dead now, including the so-called Surface Phone.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech October 9, 2017

Microsoft To Unveil New Surface Hardware On Oct. 31, Surface Phone Unlikely

Microsoft will unveil at least one new Surface product at its Future Decoded event in London, happening Oct. 31 to Nov. 1. However, it’s not going to be the Surface Phone.

Microsoft September 7, 2017

Microsoft's Surface Studio vs. Apple's iMac With Retina 5K Display: All-In-One Specs, Price And Features Comparison

The Microsoft Surface Studio is now official, and it's loaded with impressive features and powerful specs to dominate the all-in-one market, but how does it compare with Apple's iMac with Retina 5K display?

Computers October 27, 2016

What To Expect At Microsoft's October 2016 Event: New Surface All-In-One PC, Windows 10's Future And More

Microsoft's October 2016 event is going to kick off in a few weeks, and among the things to expect, it could unveil a new Surface all-in-one PC aside from outlining Windows 10's future.

Microsoft October 7, 2016

Microsoft Surface Keyboard, Mouse Get Leaked: Surface All-In-One PC Coming Soon?

Recent FCC filings saw two new devices by Microsoft, purported to be the Surface-branded keyboard and mouse. It is speculated that both these devices will accompany a rumored all-in-one PC that Microsoft is set to announce by the end of October.

Computers October 7, 2016

Microsoft Surface All-In-One (AIO) PC Codenamed 'Cardinal' Tipped To Debut In October

The rumored Microsoft Surface All-in-One PC will reportedly be the star of the company's Fall hardware event, breaking cover in late October. The Surface AIO, purportedly codenamed 'Cardinal,' could come in three sizes and go head to head with Apple's iMac.

Microsoft September 9, 2016

Microsoft Confirms Windows Phone Takes A Back Seat This Year: It's Just Not A Priority For Now

Microsoft says it's going to be focusing on its strengths moving forward in 2016. Since Windows Phone has never really been the company's strong suit, Windows Phone will be taking a backseat to Microsoft's efforts with Surface, Xbox, and HoloLens.

Business April 1, 2016

Microsoft Offers Up Replacements For Surface Pro Cords Due to Overheating Concerns

Concerned customers can exchange cords through Microsoft's site.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 21, 2016

The Microsoft Surface Pen Can Now Be Programmed

Microsoft has announced a software update for the Surface that will allow users to program different commands into the button on the Surface Pen, making it more convenient for those who don't use the default functions.

Apps/Software December 17, 2015

Microsoft Unwraps New Flagship Store In New York A Few Blocks Away From Apple's Cube

Microsoft opens its new flagship store on Fifth Avenue, New York City. Occupying more than 22,000 sq. feet of space, the company highlights its opening day with a Grand Opening ceremony, new Surface products launch, and complimentary tickets to the Pitbull concert.

Business October 26, 2015

Dell Announces $999 XPS 12 Tablet As 2-In-1

The new unit uses magnets to fasten the tablet and keyboard, allowing them to lock in place and close like a laptop. The tablet ships next month.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech October 8, 2015

Microsoft Delays Shipment Of Surface Hub To Fine Tune Manufacturing Process

The Surface Hub, which features an up to 84-inch display and carries a price tag of up to $19,999 each, will not begin shipping on Sept. 1, as earlier planned by Microsoft.

Computers July 14, 2015

Microsoft Working On Surface 2 Successor: What We Know So Far

The latest rumor is that Microsoft is getting a Surface 3 ready for debut next month. It's likely to get good reception if reports about the tablet running on Windows 8.1 prove true.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 26, 2015

IDC Tablet Forecast Predicts Windows Tablets May Become Threat To iPad

The International Data Corporation released a forecast predicting that Windows will be the only OS to break from the yearly decline of tablet sales.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 14, 2015

Surface Pro not being shelved, Microsoft isn't dumping tablet line

Microsoft says it's still committed to the Surface series. Their sales may be lackluster, but the effort to move them doesn't appear to be fading.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech October 9, 2014

Did Microsoft burn roughly $2 billion on Surface tablets?

Microsoft suffered $1.73 billion in losses since the Surface tablet was released in 2012. However, early sales of the Surface Pro 3 have shown promise.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech August 11, 2014

Microsoft set to release new Surface tablet in October with Surface Pen support and thin and light case

Microsoft is reportedly planning to introduce a new Surface tablet in October. The device will reportedly feature a 10.6-inch display, include Surface Pen support, and its body will be thinner than the Surface Pro 3.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech July 29, 2014

Microsoft new mantra: Design. Design. Design

Change is good. In the case of Microsoft, a change in design is what the company is banking on to set it straight.

Gadgets July 23, 2014

Microsoft Surface Mini coming. Shh!, don't tell anyone

Microsoft has inadvertently given the nod to a Surface Mini being launched. The revelations were discovered in the Surface Pro 3, which shipped to users this week.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech June 20, 2014

Microsoft May 20 event: Intel Haswell-powered Surface or Surface Mini - What should we expect?

At an upcoming event, Microsoft is rumored to be revealing the Surface Mini tablet along with a Haswell-powered Surface successor. The event will take place May 20 in NYC.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 11, 2014

Microsoft working on a Surface Mini? Rumor mill hints May launch

Is Microsoft Surface Mini about to happen? An Amazon retailer thinks so.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 26, 2014

Oh no Samsung didn't! Tramples on iPad, Surface and Kindle in latest video

Samsung has once again turned up the heat on its competitors by posting another video comparing the Galaxy Pro tablet against those from Apple, Microsoft and Amazon. Samsung loves taking on its opponents and even if you don't agree with the company, the video is entertaining.

Business March 20, 2014

Microsoft adds combo keyboard/battery cover to Surface tablet line

Microsoft fleshed out its Surface tablet accessory line by placing the Surface Power Cover on pre-order for $199. The cover contains a built-in battery for recharging the tablet and a full-size keyboard.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 11, 2014

The future vision of Microsoft: Does it include Surface and Xbox?

Today, Microsoft promoted Satya Nadella to the CEO position. Now, everyone wants to know: Does Microsoft's future vision include Surface and Xbox?

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 4, 2014

Microsoft has posted solid Q2 earnings on back of strong Xbox One, Surface sales

Microsoft has reported quarter results for fiscal Q2 2014, posting record earnings that surged on the back of strong Xbox One and Surface sales.

Money January 24, 2014

Microsoft's outgoing CEO Steve Ballmer believes Surface is a bigger gamble than Xbox

Steve Ballmer is on his way out, but that's not stopping him from sharing his thoughts on Surface.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech December 18, 2013

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