Microsoft Surface tablet, unveiled by CEO Steve Ballmer at a press event on Monday 18th June 2012. The company has designed its own version of the ipad, and it will be running the new yet to be released Windows 8. This device will be the very first in commercial PC’s that Microsoft has directly designed as well as sold.
The tablet features many of the standard specifications that are already available in tablets today, including a 10.6 inch High Definition touchscreen with front and rear facing cameras, weighing in at 1.5 pounds and measuring a 9.3mm frame.
Surface will bring with it new innovative technology such as, the device’s cover, for instance will flip down to become a full keyboard. It features a rigid case built from magnesium, a pen that clicks into the tablet and built in kickstand.
Microsoft have not given final price details, but has indicated that it will be same price range as ultrabooks, which typically run around £600.
Take a look at http://www.microsoft.com/surface/en/us/default.aspx to see indepth and full details.