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 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 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
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
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 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
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
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
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
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 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
Concerned customers can exchange cords through Microsoft's site.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 21, 2016
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 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
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
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
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
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
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
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 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
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 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
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
Is Microsoft Surface Mini about to happen? An Amazon retailer thinks so.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 26, 2014
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 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
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 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
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