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*Rumors* Why didn’t the Surface Pro 5 release in 2016?

Hey guys there are rumors speculating why the Surface Pro 5 did not release in 2016! As you guys know the Surface Studio is releasing soon and the upgraded Surface Book is also available now. One speculation of the delayed release is the price point of the Surface Pro 5 and how it would be comparable to the upgraded Surface Book. The...

Free Type cover and sleeve for the Surface Pro 4

Hey guys, are you guys looking to buy a Surface Pro 4 or gifting someone for the holidays? Right now there is a promotional deal where you get the Type cover and a sleeve for free! You must purchase a Surface Pro 4 with intel core i5 processor, 4GB of ram, and 128GB of storage. This deal is primarily on this specific...

10% off your Microsoft Surface Devices!

Hello everyone! It has been slow for couple of weeks after the release of the upgraded Surface Book and the announcement of the Surface Studio. While everyone is anticipating for the Surface Studio release, Microsoft decided to give 10% off your purchase of certain Surface Book and Surface Pro 4 models. Surface Book The Surface Book i7 Core processor with discrete GPU,...

Microsoft wanted to turn phones into PCs – where are we on that?

Weekly Surface News Roundup Windows 10 Wins Design Award
Remember Microsoft's Continuum? It was meant to turn your Windows Mobile phones into desktop PCs. Well, it still exists with some limitations but the uptake rate has been rather poor. Doesn't help by the fact that Microsoft pretty much abandoned their Windows Phone platform altogether. But interestingly, Microsoft has brought in a full version of Windows 10 on ARM platform with...

Surface vs MacBook – how are they doing now?

Surface vs MacBook, how are they faring to each other? Microsoft has "announced" their November sales numbers. "Announced" because no details were given, just like Apple! Apparently, Microsoft managed their best monthly sales numbers ever for their Surface devices, across the globe. This, apparently, excludes Surface Hub which is a low volume product anyhow. The refreshed i7 version with the "performance base" of...

Can you upgrade/repair Surface Studio yourself?

Most desktop "clones" are designed so that you can swap out components such as CPUs, RAMs, video cards, storages, etc. Most of today's laptops, to some degree, are upgradeable too. But how about the Surface Studio? This is a "desktop" class PC after all, right? Surface Studio Teardown iFixIt has managed to completely strip the Surface Studio down to pieces. And there...