Dec 252012
 

64-bit operating system: Surface Pro is a 64-bit Tablet PC and it has Intel Core i5 Ivy Bridge, while the Surface RT is only with 32-bit.

Security: It provides same level of safety performance with Windows laptop, it also has built-in BitLocker encryption feature for hard disk data encryption.

Screen/interface: The Surface Pro 10.6 inches screen and 1920 x 1080 pixels is sufficient to compare to the desktop screen. In addition, it also has a Mini Display Port, full-size USB 3.0 port, microSDXC card slot and headphone jack.

The stylus: The Surface Pro will be equipped with a pen, although some people think it is outdated, still part of the business people are using it.

The tablet is a running Windows 8 system and using Intel Ivy Bridge Core i5 processor Tablet PC, the resolution is 1920×1080, these configurations are similar to the configuration of the Surface Pro’s.

The Iconia W700 tablet computer performs well, it has no pressure to play high-definition video,access to social networking site and office. In addition, this tablet battery life is 7 hours and 19 minutes.

In addition, the media CNET editor said in the beginning of the year, he had the opportunity to use the Samsung tablet powered by Intel Core i5 processor, when the device was running Windows 8 developer preview, CNET editor said, the Tablet with i5 processor running fast is much faster than the iPad 2′s.

If the speed of the Surface Pro is also amazing, plus it can run all Windows 7 applications, it is believed that this device will be very attractive for business people.

Oct 102012
 

Some notebook manufacturers recently lowered the price of their Windows 7 notebooks in the U.S. market, to make way for Windows 8 products listing.

For example, Acer cut down the price of the 11.6-inch Aspire one to $249; Asus also reduced the price of some 14.1 inches models to $299.

At the same time, many manufacturers, including Acer, Lenovo, Asus, Samsung and HP have launched the upcoming Windows 8 Tablet PCs.

Acer Iconia W700 is equipped with a 11.6-inch (1920×1080 resolution) IPS display and Core i3/i5 processor. Industry observers expect the product is priced from $799 onwards.

Asus is rumored to launch two Windows 8 tablets: Vivo Tab and Vivo Tab RT.

It is reported that Asus will join AT&T to launch the Vivo Tab TF600 in the United States. The model is equipped with a Nvidia Tegra 3 processor, 11.6-inch (1366×768 resolution) IPS display and it’s priced at $599 onwards.

In addition, Samsung is about to launch three Windows 8 tablets: Ativ Smart PC, Ativ Smart PC Pro and Ativ Tab, among which the Ativ Smart PC Pro is equipped with the Intel Core i5 processor, while the Ativ Smart PC uses the Atom processor.

HP also released its Windows 8 tablet Elitepad 900, which is equipped with a 10.1-inch (1280×800) resolution display and Atom Z2760 processor. And it is expected that it will be listed in the first quarter of next year.