Here it is a first look from Linus Tech Tips into one of the thinnest and beautiful designed notebooks with touch screen and Windows 8.
The technical specifications (and a full review according to gizmodo.com) are :
• Processor: 1.9GHz Dual Core Intel Core i7 (Turboboost to 2.4GHz) As tested; retail models have a Core i5 processor.
• Memory: 4GB
• Storage: 256 GB SSD
• Graphics: Intel HD 4000
• Dimensions: 0.48 x 11.17 x 7.7 inches
• Weight: 2.29 pounds
• Display: 11.6-inch, 1920×1080 IPS LCD
• Ports: 2 USB 3.0, Mini HDMI, Micro SD
• Standard Battery Test: 1 Hours 40 minutes
This is a talk with Bill Gates about Windows 8, Windows Phone 8, Natural User Interface and Microsoft Surface.
The tablet from Microsoft is now available to pre-order with Windows RT for US, on Microsoft Store website.
The tablet has the following prices:
- 32 GB without Black Touch Cover – $499
- 32 GB with Black Touch Cover – $599
- 64 GB with Black Touch Cover – $699
The technical specifications (from Microsoft Store site):
- OS | Windows RT, Microsoft Office Home and Student 2013 RT
- EXTERIOR | Dimensions: 10.81 x 6.77 x 0.37 in • Weight: Less than 1.5 lbs • Casing: VaporMg • Color: Dark Titanium • Physical buttons: Volume, Power
- STORAGE | 32 GB • 64 GB
- DISPLAY | Screen: 10.6″ ClearType HD Display • Resolution: 1366 x768 • Aspect Ratio: 16:9 (widescreen) • Touch: 5-point multi-touch
- CPU | Chip: NVIDIA T30 • System memory: 2 GB RAM
- WIRELESS | Wireless: Wi-Fi (802.11a/b/g/n) • Bluetooth 4.0 technology
- BATTERY | Up to 8 hours mixed activity • 7-15 days idle life
- CAMERAS | Two 720p HD cameras, front and rear-facing
- VIDEO | Two microphones
- AUDIO | Stereo speakers
- PORTS | Full-size USB 2.0 • microSDXC card reader • Headphone jack • HD video out port • Cover port
- SENSORS | Ambient light sensor • Accelerometer • Gyroscope • Magnetometer
- APPS (included) | Mail • Messaging • Word • Power Point • Excel • OneNote • SkyDrive • Internet Explorer 10 • Bing • Music • Video • Games • and more.
As you all know, Microsoft unveiled the new Windows 8 tablet line named “Surface”.
An interesting article from lockergnome.com is about the things that are unknown about this tablet :
- What will be the RAM ?
- What are the graphics ?
- What is the price ?
- What is the camera resolution ?
- How will the Surface charge?
- What is the battery life ?
- When it will be released ?
For more informations, read the rest of the article at this link.