New Microsoft Surface with Windows 8 Pro specifications and price leaked

Here is the official price of the Microsoft Surface tablet bundle with Windows 8 Professional edition appeared X86 edition, the release date expected is January 2013 and for a price tag of 899$ for the 64GB SSD version and 1000$ for the 128GB SSD storage.

The first version of Microsoft Surface use an ARM based processor with a Nvidia Tegra chip, the new version of Microsoft Surface comes with an Intel X86 based processor and got the half battery life of the Surface RT, features and specifications of the new tablet are finger print and pen input support, the new tablet is powered with an Intel Core i5 Ivy Bridge processor, Intel HD Graphics 4000, with a clearType display running at Full-HD 1920x1080 resolution on a 10.6" display (previous RT version got 1366x768 resolution), 4GB of DDR3 memory, Wifi, Bluetooth 4.0 and an SDXC card slot support, front and back camera at 720p video recording, USB 3.0 is out there, a mini display port is available to connect the device to an external monitor.

All that packed on a 0.53" thick solid housing compared to 0.37inch for the RT version and 2lbs weight compared to 1.5lb for the RT version, conclusion a more powerful tablet from Microsoft with a slightly bigger size and heavier weight.



Check out the full specifications table from Microsoft.com:
OS Runs current Windows 7 desktop applications and integrates with your existing enterprise management infrastructure. Use the programs and the apps available in the Windows Store.
Exterior 10.81 x 6.81 x 0.53in
2lbs
VaporMg casing
Dark Titanium color
Volume and Power buttons
Storage 64GB*, 128GB
*System software uses significant storage space. Available storage is subject to change based on system software updates and apps usage.
1 GB = 1 billion bytes.
Display 10.6" ClearType Full HD Display
1920x1080 pixels
16:9 (widescreen)
10-point multi-touch
Pen Input Pen input and pen (included with purchase)
CPU 3rd Gen Intel Core i5 Processor with Intel HD Graphics 4000
4GB RAM—Dual Channel Memory
Wireless Wi-Fi (802.11a/b/g/n)
Bluetooth 4.0 Low Energy technology
Battery 42 W-h
Cameras and A/V Two 720p HD LifeCams, front- and rear-facing with TruColor
Microphone,
Stereo speakers
Ports Full-size USB 3.0
microSDXC card slot
Headset jack
Mini DisplayPort
Cover port
Sensors Ambient light sensor
Accelerometer
Gyroscope
Compass
Power Supply 48W power supply (including 5W USB for accessory charging)
Warranty 1-year limited hardware warranty
Apps (included) Windows Mail and Messaging; SkyDrive; Internet Explorer 10; Bing; Xbox Music, Video, and Games.

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New Microsoft Surface with Windows 8 Pro specifications and price leaked New Microsoft Surface with Windows 8 Pro specifications and price leaked Reviewed by Maherr Live on Friday, November 30, 2012 Rating: 5