Latest Microsoft tablet news

Microsoft Surface Pro 6 and Laptop 2 might not be the updates you hoped for
Microsoft Surface Pro 6 and Laptop 2 might not be the updates you hoped for By Rik Henderson

Microsoft is expected to unveil its next Surface Pro tablet and Surface Laptop at an event in New York, but don't expect major upgrades.... Read more

Microsoft Surface Pro 6 hands-on video and pics leak
Microsoft Surface Pro 6 hands-on video and pics leak By Rik Henderson

Microsoft is holding a hardware event in the US on Tuesday 2 October and, alongside a new Surface laptop, we also expect a Surface Pro 6.That's because,... Read more

Microsoft Surface Go out today in the US, 23 August in the UK
Microsoft Surface Go out today in the US, 23 August in the UK By Maggie Tillman

Microsoft has introduced a new Surface-branded device: The Surface Go. The company is targeting Apple iPad and Chromebook users with this $399 device.... Read more

Microsoft’s budget Surface tablet clears FCC, might launch soon
Microsoft’s budget Surface tablet clears FCC, might launch soon By Maggie Tillman

Devices tend to appear in FCC listings when a launch is imminent.... Read more

Microsoft's next Surface device could be a 'pocketable' device
Microsoft's next Surface device could be a 'pocketable' device By Maggie Tillman

Microsoft is reportedly developing a foldable tablet, and the evidence pile that suggests so just grew larger, thanks to a leaked Microsoft document.... Read more

Microsoft might launch cheaper $400 Surface tablets later this year
Microsoft might launch cheaper $400 Surface tablets later this year By Elyse Betters

Microsoft wants to make a much cheaper line of Surface tablets.The company apparently wants to better compete with Apple's more budget-friendly iPad models,... Read more

Microsoft Office gets a welcome power-up on iPad
Microsoft Office gets a welcome power-up on iPad By Dan Grabham

Microsoft has beefed up Office for iPad, with several new productivity boosts across Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and OneDrive.Key among the list is that you... Read more

Moleskine's Paper Tablet and Smart Planner are now supported by Windows 10
Moleskine's Paper Tablet and Smart Planner are now supported by Windows 10 By Max Langridge

Moleskine has announced a new Notes app for Microsoft Windows 10 devices that finally allows anyone with a Moleskine Paper Tablet notebook, Smart Planner... Read more

Did Microsoft just accidentally reveal its own Touch Cover for iPads?
Did Microsoft just accidentally reveal its own Touch Cover for iPads? By Elyse Betters

Microsoft might be working on a Touch Cover smart keyboard for iPads, according to a document that has just been spotted.The document concerns battery... Read more

New Microsoft Surface Pro confirmed, coming on 15 June from £799
New Microsoft Surface Pro confirmed, coming on 15 June from £799 By Rik Henderson

As leaked last week, Microsoft has announced a new Surface Pro during its #MicrosoftEvent in Shanghai.On stage at the Chinese press conference, Microsoft... Read more

Microsoft's Surface Pro update leaks, expected launch on 23 May
Microsoft's Surface Pro update leaks, expected launch on 23 May By Chris Hall

Microsoft firmly denied that there was a Surface Pro 5, but instead it looks like there is a new Surface Pro coming instead.We know what you're thinking:... Read more

Don't expect a Surface Pro 5 from Microsoft anytime soon
Don't expect a Surface Pro 5 from Microsoft anytime soon By Elyse Betters

Microsoft will not use its Shanghai event to announce a Surface Pro 5.In an interview with CNET, Microsoft’s devices chief, Panos Panay, said Microsoft... Read more

Emirates gets round laptop ban by handing out Microsoft Surface tablets to passengers
Emirates gets round laptop ban by handing out Microsoft Surface tablets to passengers By Rik Henderson

Emirates airline has come up with a way to circumnavigate the US laptop and tablet ban enforced on some of its flights from the Middle East. It is handing... Read more

Microsoft Surface Pro power cables replaced, overheating danger discovered
Microsoft Surface Pro power cables replaced, overheating danger discovered By Luke Edwards

Microsoft has announced that owners of older model Surface Pro tablets will be able to get replacement charger cables for free, due to overheating concerns.According... Read more

Microsoft Q1 FY16 results: Surface sales are slowing, cloud is going strong
Microsoft Q1 FY16 results: Surface sales are slowing, cloud is going strong By Elyse Betters

Microsoft has posted its first-quarter earnings for the 2016 fiscal year. The results beat Wall Street expectations but still aren't anything worth bragging... Read more

Microsoft Surface Pro 4 official: Price, release date, everything you need to know
Microsoft Surface Pro 4 official: Price, release date, everything you need to know By Mike Lowe

It's Surface Pro 4 time, the latest tablet-meets-laptop product from Microsoft that is thinner, lighter and more powerful than its 2013 Surface Pro 3 predecessor.... Read more

Microsoft Surface Hub to cost £5K... and that's just the starting price
Microsoft Surface Hub to cost £5K... and that's just the starting price By Elyse Betters

Microsoft has given a price tag to the giant touchscreen computer it made for conference rooms.During a Windows 10 media briefing in January, Microsoft... Read more

New affordable Microsoft Surface 3 rumoured to replace Surface 2, but packing full Windows OS
New affordable Microsoft Surface 3 rumoured to replace Surface 2, but packing full Windows OS By Luke Edwards

Microsoft is reportedly getting ready to unveil a new Surface 3 tablet that will replace the Surface 2 and stand alongside the current Surface Pro 3.The... Read more

Microsoft Surface Hub is an 84-inch 4K tablet, basically
Microsoft Surface Hub is an 84-inch 4K tablet, basically By Rik Henderson

During its Windows 10 media briefing, Microsoft unveiled an 84-inch interactive screen that doubles as a touchscreen computer and 4K TV.The Surface Hub... Read more

How Virgin Atlantic gave the passengers of flight VS11 a tech Christmas to remember
How Virgin Atlantic gave the passengers of flight VS11 a tech Christmas to remember By Rik Henderson

The 17.35 Virgin Atlantic flight from London Heathrow to Boston four days before Christmas turned out to be particularly eventful for the 243 passengers.... Read more

Microsoft's new mobile keyboard works with Windows, iOS, and Android devices
Microsoft's new mobile keyboard works with Windows, iOS, and Android devices By Elyse Betters

Microsoft has admitted that on-screen keyboards for mobile devices are inefficient and that device accessories such as physical keyboards are often limited... Read more

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 now available in the UK
Microsoft Surface Pro 3 now available in the UK By Rik Henderson

The Microsoft Surface Pro 3 has finally made it to the UK. Having been released in June in the US, it's taken a while to come across the pond, but the... Read more

You’ll never believe these pictures were drawn on a Surface Pro 3
You’ll never believe these pictures were drawn on a Surface Pro 3 By Rik Henderson

To celebrate the launch of its Surface Pro 3 tablet, Microsoft commissioned renowned ballpoint pen artist James Mylne to recreate three of the famous paintings... Read more

Oops! Microsoft's Surface Mini does exist, reveals Surface Pro 3 user guide accidentally
Oops! Microsoft's Surface Mini does exist, reveals Surface Pro 3 user guide accidentally By Elyse Betters

Microsoft has confirmed the Surface Mini is in the works (or at least was), by accidentally leaving numerous references to the tablet throughout its Surface... Read more

Microsoft Surface Pro 2 prices plummet in UK, with up to £150 discount
Microsoft Surface Pro 2 prices plummet in UK, with up to £150 discount By Elyse Betters

Exactly one week after Microsoft announced the Surface Pro 3, its Microsoft Store in the UK has announced huge price drops for the Surface Pro 2.The Surface... Read more

Microsoft takes aim at the MacBook with Surface Pro 3, but is it firing blanks?
Microsoft takes aim at the MacBook with Surface Pro 3, but is it firing blanks? By Chris Hall

Microsoft made no secret about what was in its sights at the launch of the Surface Pro 3 on Tuesday, using Apple's MacBook Air as a comparison.Microsoft... Read more

How the Microsoft Surface Pro 3 is going to replace your laptop
How the Microsoft Surface Pro 3 is going to replace your laptop By Luke Edwards

Microsoft has unveiled its latest tablet in the Surface Pro 3, which promises to be the best yet. Microsoft has made it clear at the launch event that... Read more

Microsoft Surface 2 (4G) goes up for pre-order in the UK today, 8 May release
Microsoft Surface 2 (4G) goes up for pre-order in the UK today, 8 May release By Luke Edwards

Microsoft has announced that its pre-order page is ready to start taking orders on the Surface 2 (4G) for delivery in the UK on 8 May.The latest version... Read more

New Microsoft Surface 2 landing in US on 18 March with built-in AT&T 4G LTE
New Microsoft Surface 2 landing in US on 18 March with built-in AT&T 4G LTE By Elyse Betters

An updated version of Microsoft's Surface 2 tablet will land in Microsoft and Best Buy retail stores in the US on 18 March. What's the difference with... Read more

Firefox for Windows 8 Metro isn't happening now due to low interest, says Mozilla
Firefox for Windows 8 Metro isn't happening now due to low interest, says Mozilla By Elyse Betters

After two years of development, Mozilla has announced it will not release a Metro-fied version of Firefox for Windows 8.The Firefox for Metro team has... Read more

Microsoft planning adapter to beam content to HDTV from Surface 2
Microsoft planning adapter to beam content to HDTV from Surface 2 By Jake Smith

Microsoft has filed for a "Surface Wireless Display Adapter" with the FCC, revealing the company may have a new way for Surface 2 owners to beam content... Read more

Microsoft removes Surface Pro 2 firmware update, promises new version after Christmas
Microsoft removes Surface Pro 2 firmware update, promises new version after Christmas By Elyse Betters

Microsoft has abruptly pulled a system firmware update just one week after releasing it for the Surface Pro 2.The new system firmware update landed on... Read more

FiftyThree interview: From Microsoft Courier roots to Paper and Pencil
FiftyThree interview: From Microsoft Courier roots to Paper and Pencil By Jake Smith

FiftyThree has established itself as a major player in the App Store with its Paper sketchbook app. It launched with rave reviews and an award from Apple... Read more

Microsoft Surface 2 gets teardown treatment, good luck getting inside
Microsoft Surface 2 gets teardown treatment, good luck getting inside By Jake Smith

Microsoft's latest Surface tablet won't be easy to repair.The adventurous bunch at iFixit found the Surface 2 pretty much impossible to delve into if a... Read more

Windows Phone 8.1 rumoured to gain 10-inch tablet support
Windows Phone 8.1 rumoured to gain 10-inch tablet support By Jake Smith

A third update is expected soon for Windows Phone 8 but, as it did with the desktop version of Windows 8.1, Microsoft is also planning a 8.1 bump for... Read more

Microsoft Surface 2 and Surface Pro 2 now available for pre-order, shipping 21 October
Microsoft Surface 2 and Surface Pro 2 now available for pre-order, shipping 21 October By Jake Smith

Microsoft has made the Surface 2 and Surface Pro 2 available for pre-order on its website in the US, following the tablets' launch event on Monday. Microsoft... Read more

Microsoft Surface 2 and Surface Pro 2 pre-order and release date set, are you ordering one?
Microsoft Surface 2 and Surface Pro 2 pre-order and release date set, are you ordering one? By Stuart Miles

Microsoft has announced the launch of the Microsoft Surface 2 and Microsoft Surface Pro 2 pre-order and release dates for those that want to get the new... Read more

Microsoft introduces seven Surface Pro 2 and Surface 2 accessories: Backlit Type Cover 2, Power Cover, Docking Station and more
Microsoft introduces seven Surface Pro 2 and Surface 2 accessories: Backlit Type Cover 2, Power Cover, Docking Station and more By Luke Edwards

Microsoft has just unveiled the Surface Pro 2 and with it has come a flurry of accessories to enhance the slate.The new Type Cover 2 is 1mm thinner than... Read more

Microsoft announces thinner, lighter, faster Surface 2 and 25 per cent longer battery life
Microsoft announces thinner, lighter, faster Surface 2 and 25 per cent longer battery life By Luke Edwards

The Surface 2 is a thinner, lighter and faster version of the Surface RT. It features a 10.6-inch Full HD 1080p ClearType display and comes in a two-tone... Read more

Microsoft unveils Surface Pro 2 tablet: Windows 8.1 and 'faster than 95 per cent of laptops'
Microsoft unveils Surface Pro 2 tablet: Windows 8.1 and 'faster than 95 per cent of laptops' By Rik Henderson

Microsoft has announced the Surface Pro 2 as part of its New York tablet-centric press event.According to the company, it is "faster than 95 per cent of... Read more

Don't fancy your iPad? Microsoft launches trade-in program to sell you a Surface
Don't fancy your iPad? Microsoft launches trade-in program to sell you a Surface By Jake Smith

In the hope of swaying you away from Apple, Microsoft has launched a trade-in programme to help you get rid of your iPad. The trade-in programme comes... Read more

Microsoft said to release dock for Surface 2 Pro, can attach an external display
Microsoft said to release dock for Surface 2 Pro, can attach an external display By Jake Smith

When Microsoft releases the Surface 2 and Surface Pro 2 in the near future, it will have a slew of new accessories to go along with them.According to Neowin,... Read more

Microsoft Surface Pro 2 leaks begin popping up ahead of rumoured October launch
Microsoft Surface Pro 2 leaks begin popping up ahead of rumoured October launch By Elyse Betters

The latest rumours have pointed to a mid-October launch for Microsoft's new line of Surfaces, so it's about time for the leaks to start surfacing. No pun... Read more

Microsoft discounts Surface RT bundles and Touch Covers, maintains price cut for Pros
Microsoft discounts Surface RT bundles and Touch Covers, maintains price cut for Pros By Elyse Betters

Microsoft began discounting the Surface RT in multiple stores around the globe last month, but now the company has reportedly decided to also lower the... Read more

Microsoft only earned $853 million in Surface revenue - despite $898 million advertising increase
Microsoft only earned $853 million in Surface revenue - despite $898 million advertising increase By Elyse Betters

Microsoft filed on its annual Form 10-K with the Securities and Exchange Commission on Tuesday, disclosing that it earned only $853 million in revenue... Read more

Microsoft suffers $900 million loss during quarter on Surface RT
Microsoft suffers $900 million loss during quarter on Surface RT By Elyse Betters

Microsoft on Thursday h its fiscal Q4 2013 earnings, with some impressive results, but it more notably showed a massive $900 million loss during the quarter... Read more

Microsoft's WPC roadmap slide reveals Surface RT and Surface Pro updates, new accessories
Microsoft's WPC roadmap slide reveals Surface RT and Surface Pro updates, new accessories By Elyse Betters

Microsoft entered its new financial year recently and has begun detailing plans for 2013 and FY 2014 at its Worldwide Partner Conference in Texas.The Worldwide... Read more

Microsoft offering free Touch Cover to Surface RT buyers
Microsoft offering free Touch Cover to Surface RT buyers By Hunter Skipworth

Microsoft has started offering free Touch or Type covers to those who who pick up a Surface RT in the US or UK. The tablet, which retails for £399, is... Read more

Microsoft Surface Pro launching in Japan with 256GB hard drive
Microsoft Surface Pro launching in Japan with 256GB hard drive By Hunter Skipworth

Microsoft's Surface Pro tablet is set for launch in Japan on 7 June with a 256GB hard drive as an option. The tablet, which sits at the top of Microsoft's... Read more

Microsoft's Bill Gates has harsh words for the iPad: 'A lot of those users are frustrated'
Microsoft's Bill Gates has harsh words for the iPad: 'A lot of those users are frustrated' By Jake Smith

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates had harsh words for Apple's iPad during a Monday morning TV interview on CNBC.Speaking about the declining PC market, which... Read more

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