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Old 02-10-2013, 06:01 AM
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Excuses excuses.......

Less than flattering reviews of Microsoft's Surface Pro tablet start to, uh, surface.

Steve Kovach at Business Insider said rather bluntly that "the Surface Pro is just like the first Surface except it's thicker, heavier, costs at least $400 more, and has about half the battery life. It looks like a tablet, but you can snap on an optional (but essential) keyboard cover that turns the Surface Pro into a pseudo-laptop. So why would anyone buy that?" He went on to conclude that Surface Pro falls into a "strange product category" that will only appeal to a small number of people "who want to try a funky form factor."
Reviewers Slam Surface Pro for Poor Battery Life, High Cost | Maximum PC
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Old 02-10-2013, 09:07 PM
Location: Cleveland, Ohio
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Yea. Total failure MS.
Only the truly hardcore will, or should, buy this.
$999 for the 128gb model. $99.00 to rent Office 2013 for a year. $130 for the Touch Type keypad.
$1230. You can get a sweet, lightweight, longer battery life, much larger hard drive Ultra book..

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