Surface Pro 7+ and Surface Hub 2S from Microsoft are now available for commercial businesses and educational institutions. Surface Pro 7+, which features Intel’s Tiger Lake CPU, was launched globally in January. The Microsoft Surface Hub 2S is a giant 85-inch interactive whiteboard for businesses.
The Surface Pro 7+ was launched with eleven variants for purchase in India. The device features a 12.3-inch PixelSense Display with 2,736×1,824 pixels resolution and 3:2 aspect ratio and 267ppi pixel density. The device runs on Windows 10.
Under the hood, the variants start from 11th Gen Intel Core i3 processor, 8GB RAM, and 128GB SSD storage and goes up to 11th Gen Intel Core i5 processor, 16GB RAM, and 256GB SSD storage for the LTE variants and 11th Gen Intel Core i7 processor, 32GB RAM, and 1TB SSD for the Wi-Fi variant.
The device sports connectivity options like Wi-Fi v6.0, Bluetooth 5.0, USB Type-C port, a USB Type-A port, 3.5mm headphone jack, and a microSD card reader for the Wi-Fi variant. The LTE variants carry an extra slot for the sim card.
The device also features a 5MP front-facing camera for video conferencing and 8MP rear-facing camera. Both the cameras are capable of 1080p full-HD recording. The device gets 1.6W stereo speakers with Dolby Atmos support.
The Wi-Fi variant starts from Rs 83,999 and the top model costs Rs 2,58,499. The LTE variant begins from Rs 1,09,499 and the top variant costs Rs 1,53,999.
The tablet market is currently dominated by Apple’s iPads. The biggest competition for Surface Pro 7+ will be Apple iPad Pro, which runs on Apple’s custom OS.
The iPad Pro is available in LTE and Wi-Fi variants and is priced in the same range as that of Surface Pro 7+ in India. It will be an interesting rivalry between the two tech giants.
Surface Hub 2S features an 85-inch 4K PixelSense display with 3,840×2,160 pixels and a 16:9 aspect ratio.
The device supports 20 simultaneous touchpoints. Under the hood, the device is powered by 8th Gen Intel Core i5 CPU, Intel UHD 620 Graphics, 8GB RAM, and 128GB SSD storage. The device sports a camera with 4K recording capability.
The device sports connectivity options like USB Type-A, HDMI, USB Type-C with DisplayPort and three general Type-C ports, RJ45 Gigabit Ethernet, Bluetooth v5.0, and Wi-Fi v5.
The device is currently priced at Rs 21,44,999 and will be available in India from March 3.