Tuesday, June 19, 2012

Microsoft Surface

On Monday evening 19th June, Microsoft unveiled its Surface tablet – a new branded 10.6in device that comes up with inbuilt  keyboard: There is two version for the same , one with an ARM chip ("WinRT"), and another with an Intel chip ("x86"). We can create  Software to run on both.
The Surface has a built-in kickstand and magnetic cover, which also acts as a touch keyboard but there is no information that whether this is Wi-Fi enable or with a Mobile connectivity. It’s said that this will be a tough competitor for the Apple i-Pad. There is little information about the software present in it but it comes with a exciting list of Hardware.

The Specification for the 2 Versions are:

 OS                  Windows RT                Windows 8 Pro

Light 1                 676 g                            903 g

Thin 2                  9.3 mm                         13.5 mm

Clear               10.6” ClearType HD   10.6” ClearType Full HD Display

Energized      31.5 W-h                       42 W-h

Connected     microSD, USB 2.0,       microSDXC,
Micro HD Video,         USB 3.0, Mini DisplayPort Video
2x2 MIMO antennae   2x2 MIMO antennae

Productive     Office Home & Student 2013 RT,      Touch Cover
 Touch Cover,                                      Pen with Palm Block
Type Cover                                          Type Cover

Practical         VaporMg Case & Stand                      VaporMg Case & Stand

Configurable 32 GB, 64 GB             64 GB, 128 GB

Hope it fun working with Surface and could have lot of new software support. Please refer the official Microsoft Site to get more details on it. http://www.microsoft.com/surface/en/us/gallery.aspx

Here are some of the Images for Surface tablet.

Anil Kumar Pandey
Microsoft MVP, Microsoft MCC,DNS MVM