Microsoft finaly announced the presence of the latest generation of Surface Pro. Through the title held in China, the fifth generation of Surface Pro is equipped with innards called more qualified than its predecessor.
One of the improvements made by Microsoft is the use of Intel Kaby Lake processor, with Core m3 and Core i5 models. The combination of processors with increased performance in Windows 10 makes this hybrid laptop is claimed to survive up to 13.5 hours.
"Not just a change in the processor series, the change of architecture that has been integrated with the basic SSD motherboard that makes Surface Pro can survive better than previous models," said Microsoft Surface Chief, Panos Panay as quoted by The Verge.
While from the design side, the latest generation that no longer use this number is still similar to its predecessor series. Although not many, one of the parts that can be seen is the corner of the device that is now made more round.
Microsoft ensures the device's screen will support Surface Dial. For information, Surface Dial is a device that was first introduced with Surface Studio for the needs of creators drawing designs.
Another new thing that is introduced through Surface Pro is Surface Pen with the latest technology. Although now sold separately at a price of US $ 99, this stylus capability is guaranteed to be better with a level of accuracy that can provide different pressure.
Not only that, for the first time Microsoft also released a version of Surface Pro that already supports 4G LTE connectivity. Therefore, this model has a micro SIM slot and eSIM. Unfortunately, Microsoft did not reveal details about the price of these devices, but certainly will be more expensive than the standard version.
The price tag of the standard Surface Pro version starts from US $ 799. While the Type Cover price starts from US $ 129. The plan, this device will begin to be marketed in 26 countries on 15 June.