Microsoft’s Windows 8 offers a major feature that has eluded previous versions of Windows. It adopts APPS. Gone is the traditional Start tab. The screen has scrolling apps that Microsoft feels is the way to approach computing in all forms. Following iPad and Android, into Tablets with the Microsoft Surface, the engineers that brought Windows Mobile to phones nearly a decade earlier put their hats into the ring of hotly contested products.
Company executives showed two Windows tablets and accessories that feature significant advances in industrial design and attention to detail. Surface is designed to seamlessly transition between consumption and creation, without compromise. It delivers the power of amazing software with Windows and the feel of premium hardware in one exciting experience. Many features set the Surface apart from iPad and Android tablets as an extension that merges business and entertainment with dreamy ease of use that no current tablet approaches.
The Microsoft Surface has a 10.6″, 16:9 widescreen HD Display. Microsoft’s ClearType HD Display technology delivers a great picture for movies. An ultra-wide viewing angle makes it easy for your friends to share in the vibrant experience. The auto-adjusting screen intensity delivers great visual clarity, indoors and out. The addition of the Micro SD card slot means you can bring your entire movie and music collection with you on vacation. Part Ultrabook and part Tablet, Microsoft Surface adds energy and power to the mobile market.
Do you prefer virtual or real keyboards? Microsoft not only lets you choose but provides both. Some activities call for a keyboard. Surface comes with an integrated Kickstand and a revolutionary, 3mm thin, pressure sensitive cover that doubles as a fully functioning keyboard and trackpad. Your Touch Cover connects to your Surface with a single magnetic click. Now you can chat with friends and respond to emails comfortably. Also, you can be more productive anywhere.
Of course, we know that life has evolved beyond text and words. Now enjoy multimedia on-the-go. Surface has not just one, but two cameras. Use the front LifeCam to chat with the people that you care about. The rear-facing LifeCam is angled to 22 degrees so you can flip out the Kickstand and record meetings and events hands-free. Stereo speakers and dual microphones tuned for Skype help you sound like you are right next door. Connect flawlessly and call friends around the world on the Microsoft Surface.
From touch to type, office to living room, from your screen to the big screen, you can see more, share more, and do more with Surface. Create, collaborate, and get stuff done with Office. Explore your world with fast, fluid Windows 8 apps.
According to Microsoft, the sensation that iPad began and Android extended will be capped by Microsoft Windows 8 surfacing on Surface. Offering Office compatibility, the design merges the ease of a notebook and the mobility of a tablet in a 9.3mm thin device that offers a breathtaking development.
With impact-resistant casing and different colors, the Microsoft Surface seeks to penetrate and encompass your mobile worlds of work and joy. It’s a well thought concept. Is this going to revolutionize the PC and Tablet markets?