Enter the new world of tablets, today Microsoft announce their new tablet “Surface”, it is powered by Windows 8 with elegant design and outstanding hardware. The tablet is a mixture of many softwares and products that Microsoft has been making for the last few years. And yes the tablet is extremely beautiful and it will surely give hard time for its rivals like iPad and Galaxy Tab.
Basically Microsoft has announced two specific models for the tablets, the first one is powered by ARM chipset and it will be running on Windows RT and the second one is powered by Intel’s 22nm Ivy Bridge chips. Microsoft didn’t announce much of the specification of their tablets, as far as we know the specifications of the tablets, the Windows RT version has 10.6 cleartype HD display with Gorilla Glass, weighs 676 grams, microSD card slot, kickstand, PVD finish and it is just 9.3mm thin.
On the other hand, the Intel based tablets are little different from the ARM chipset. In fact these Intel tablets will be providing full Windows 8 Pro Experience. Intel based tablets weighs 1.19lbs with the thickness of 13.5mm and they are available in 64GB or 129GB.
The show doesn’t end here, as we have seen Apple Smart Covers for their iPads, Microsoft also decided to add these features to its Surface Tablets but with different approach. The optional Touch and Type cover for Surface , which is 3mm thin, works as pressure sensitive cover with provide both keyboard and tackpad functionality and these cover are provided in different colors to match your flavor.