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Posted by on Oct 16, 2012 in News |

Microsoft Surface, here’s the first announcement

The world of tablets is expanding slowly and now it is the turn to . The October 26 launch its first tablet called Microsoft Surface and have already released a video to promote it on TV.

The tablet has a 10.6-inch screen with a resolution of 1280 x 720 LCD with ClearType technology covered by Gorilla Glass 2 coverage. It is still unknown who will take the processor inside but we know that has a Nvidia Tegra 3 chip and will be available in two versions, the 32 and 64 GB.

As for connections, the RT include a MicroSD card slot, a USB 2.0 port and a Micro HD video link. The tablet will have a total weight of 676 grams measuring only 9.3 millimeters thick.

And unsurprisingly incorporate a version of Microsoft’s latest operating system, Windows 8 RT. It is a version for tablets with ARM processors of Windows 8 for desktop. Stresses in appearance, but also in the application ecosystem with Windows Store , which aim to reach 100,000 applications hosting the first three months.

Microsoft is entering the mobile market and adapt their products to suit touchscreen use. In fact, there are already several hybrid tablet with keyboard, as it were, we know. All other brands also draw their models with Windows 8.

For example, the Sony VAIO Duo 11 is a 11-inch tablet with a slide out keyboard and very powerful features. It weighs 1.3 kilograms and is available in different versions with Intel processors from an i3 to an i7. As for RAM can choose between 4 or 8 GB. The technical section is worthy of a computer but at a reduced size.
Asus also has called his Live Tab and the HP Envy x2 we talked about a while ago.

Microsoft advanced strongly in the market for mobile devices with Windows 8, a system with a new look and suitable for use in tablets. Soon, Oct. 26, presented the tablet of the house, the Microsoft Surface RT with which they hope to compete in the market.

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