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Hands on: Microsoft's Surface Pro 4 outdoes itself with more power and refined features

Microsoft pumps up its workhouse productivity tablet with Intel's Skylake chip, a revamped Surface Pen and Type Cover, and gobs of memory and storage.

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Hands on: Microsoft's Surface Book is a stunner as both a tablet and a laptop

We go hands on with Microsoft's "ultimate notebook," the Surface Book. The incredible specs make up for a bit of awkwardness in how it all fits together.

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Microsoft Surface Book, Surface Pro 4 configurations and pricing revealed

Basking in the cutting edge won't come cheap with the Surface Book and Surface Pro 4.

Surface Pro 4: What you need to know

Microsoft's Surface Pro 4 has a new keyboard and is 30 percent faster than Surface Pro 3.

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Microsoft's 7 biggest new hardware reveals: Surface Book laptop, Windows 10 Lumias and more

Microsoft's massive device event used stunning new hardware like the Surface Book, Surface Pro 4, and Lumia 950 to sing the song of Windows 10's capabilities.

Microsoft Surface Book: What you need to know

The Surface Book is Microsoft's first convertible computer and will start shipping October 26, 2015 and start at $1,499.

Surface Pro 4: Hands on with Microsoft's category-creating productivity tablet

PCWorld's Mark Hachman takes us on a guided tour of Surface Pro 4.

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Hands-on with the VAIO Z Canvas: A quad-core Surface Pro 3 killer

VAIO may have just introduced the fastest Surface clone yet.

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Microsoft's massive device launch: Expect new Surfaces, Lumia phones, and Band

October 6 will mark Microsoft's most important hardware launch in a year. Rumors are swirling about a new Surface Pro 4, at least two new Lumia smartphones, and even a new Microsoft Band. Here's what we expect to see on Tuesday.

Hands-on with VAIO Z Canvas, which could be the fastest Surface clone yet

Can you jam a real quad-core processor into a tablet? VAIO did with its Z Canvas. While it's designed for artists and graphics professionals, its power could tempt other users as well.

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Survey: Users love their desktops more than their cheapo tablets

Desktops aren't dying in the hearts and minds of many of the 2,946 people surveyed by the American Customer Satisfaction Index. The yearly customer satisfaction survey shows desktops holding strong, while tablets (other than iPads) are slipping. Get the details here.

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Hands-on: Lenovo's Miix 700 looks and feels like a Surface, but better

The Lenovo Miix 700 is a Lenovo Surface, plain and simple.

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Surface 3 LTE arrives for business before pleasure

Microsoft will sell its broadband-equipped tablet to business users in Europe first, followed by retail in the “coming weeks.”

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Microsoft reorg solidifies role of Surface, HoloLens and other devices to sell Windows

By uniting its Windows and Devices group under Terry Myerson, Microsoft wants to "drive Windows as a service across devices of all types," per CEO Satya Nadella.

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Lenovo announces first tablet with next-gen Atom CPU

Those waiting for a non-Microsoft tablet using Intel's next-gen Atom will have to wait until this summer

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Intel releases beta drivers for the Surface 3, allowing Windows 10 to be installed

The Surface 3 was just released, but it's not yet ready to run Windows 10 as Intel is still working on the drivers. Update: they're out.

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PCWorld's May Digital Edition Goes Hands on with Surface 3

Enjoy the best of PCWorld.com in a curated Enhanced Edition for Android, iOS, and Kindle, or in a PDF Replica Edition.

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Xbox One-to-PC streaming is nearly here

Microsoft shows off streaming games from the Xbox One to a Windows tablet, and (not surprisingly) it looks fantastic.

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Microsoft attacks Chromebooks with new, cheaper Surface 3 for schools

Microsoft says it is developing a new low-end Surface 3 for schools, which it will sell at a 10 percent discount.