Microsoft Announces Surface Pro 4 : Release Date, Price

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Microsoft announced the Surface Pro 4, and we're getting our first look at it here at the company's big product event. Last year,  Microsoft had hit the right formula to make the Surface Pro a viable laptop replacement. This time, the new Surface is all about refinement and polish. It's thinner, lighter, and faster thanks to Intel's latest chips. as like as Panos Panav, He was the Surface chief.

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Bumping up its processor to a sixth-generation Core, or Skylake, has boosted the performance by 30 percent over the Surface Pro 3 and 50 percent over the Apple MacBook Air, according to Microsoft. At a starting price of just $899 (and available for preorder on Oct, with availability on the end of Oct.) the Surface Pro 4 is priced right, too.

Surface Pro 3 is a 12-inch device with a choice of Intel i3, i5 or i7 5th generation processors. And it showcases an incredibly sharp, pixel-dense resolution, just as Panos Panay boasted on stage. Microsoft says the Surface Pro 4 is 50 percent faster than Apple's MacBook Air and far speedier than its predecessor.

The "tablet that can replace your laptop" weighs 1.76 pounds and is .36 inches thick. Its screen resolution is 2160 X 1440.The new keyboard also comes with a built-in fingerprint reader, so that it will work with Windows 10 Hello biometric authentication.

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Microsoft also Revamps Her Surface Pen with her new product, doing away with that awkward fabric loop that clipped previous pens on to the tablet. Now the Surface Pro 4 grabs the Pen magnetically, holding it tightly to the side of the tablet. It’ll likely still work its way free in your laptop bag, however, because there’s nothing preventing the Pen from sliding off.