Microsoft want to bang the tablet market with their new and cheaper Surface 3. Microsoft has already started taking pre-orders for the surface 3 with the ability to run desktop software, a USB port, and an integrated Kickstand, Surface 3 is the perfect productivity device for school, home, and on the go. This tablet is starting from an amazing price tag of $499.00.
Surface 3 has the looks and performance to turn heads. With its 10.8-inch screen and thin, light frame, it’s just the right size to slip under your arm or in your purse and take anywhere. Fancy a movie or some late-night gaming? With 10 hours of battery life, stellar sound, and an integrated Kickstand, Surface 3 is perfect for hands-free entertainment wherever you go. Surface 3 has so much more in it. It’s fast and responsive, so it won’t slow you down when you’re on the go. More importantly, when you need to run Windows desktop software like iTunes or Photoshop Essentials, it just works. Click in a backlit keyboard to type faster than onscreen, and easily connect your accessories with the full-size USB 3.0 port.
There’s just so much you can do with a Surface 3. Windows 8.1 gives you an endless array of options for entertainment and productivity, plus the ability to multitask using two apps side by side. For a limited time, a 1-year subscription to Office 365 Personal is included with Surface 3. Giving you the most natural writing experience on a tablet, Surface Pen is responsive and precise. Surface Pen feels like an actual pen, not a flimsy stylus. And with 256 levels of pressure sensitivity, it’s easy to draw, takes notes, or write music. It’s the digital writing experience you’ve dreamed about.
– Powered by Intel
Packing a Quad-core Intel Atom processor, you have the power to run desktop software and your favorite apps—just like a laptop.
– Kick it out or type it up
Complete big assignments or enjoy a movie with the built-in 3-position Kickstand. Click on a Type Cover to increase your productivity.
Easily connect your peripherals and transfer files via a full-size USB 3.0, microSD card reader, and Mini DisplayPort.
– Office included for a limited time
Word, OneNote, and PowerPoint, work gets done with Office. Surface 3 comes with a 1-year subscription to Office 365 Personal ($69.99 value).
– Free Windows 10 upgrade
Upgrade for free to Windows 10 when it’s available, and get the best combination of the Windows you know, plus lots of improvements you’ll love.
– Gotta-have apps
Mark up PDFs with Drawboard app or play Halo: Spartan Strike to test your gaming skills. Discover more apps at Windows Store.
– One click to OneNote
Toss out those old-school notepads. With a click of the Pen, a blank OneNote page is ready for quick notes or sketches, even if your Surface 3 is napping.
– Palm Block technology
Go ahead, rest your hand on the screen. Palm-blocking technology ignores pressure from your hand, so you can write freely.