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Microsoft Surface Pro 3

First wave of Surface Pro 3 tablets land on store shelves

Yay, the Surface Pro 3 is here! Well, as long as you wanted the Core i5 version. Everyone else will have to wait.

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Microsoft's Surface Pro 2 disappears before Surface Pro 3 shipments begin

If you'd like to buy a Surface Pro 2 tablet, act fast: they're quite literally disappearing from Microsoft's site. But there's discounts to be had, too.

Tablet face-off: Surface Pro 3 versus a Windows XP slate from 2004

PCWorld's Jon Phillips uncovered a 10-year-old HP Compaq TC1100 and compared it to a state-of-the-art Surface Pro 3. The only similarities? Both devices run a proper Windows desktop.

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Microsoft firmware improves Surface 2 family's Cover performance

Microsoft released firmware updates for both the Surface Pro 2 and Surface 2 on Tuesday, squashing some bugs with the tablets' keyboard covers.

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Toshiba's '7-in-1' PC convertible is more cumbersome than cool

The Dynabook Kira L93 goes on sale in Japan this month.

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Touchable Office suite headed to Android before Windows 8, report says

Windows 8 users, it seems, have a long wait ahead of them before they'll see a Metro version of Office.

Hands on with the super-thin Asus Transformer Book T300 Chi

It’s one of the hottest new products of Computex, and for a few moments we got to examine the Asus Transformer Book T300 Chi. The 2-in-1 tablet is pretty light and impressive. When I picked it up, it reminded me of the first time I held a Macbook Air, and in fact it rivals the Macbook Air and iPad Air for thinness.

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In Surface Pro 3 Reddit AMA, users protest lack of GPU, bundled Type Covers

Many questions and few answers arose from a Reddit "Ask Me Anything" session with Microsoft's Surface team. Users posted complaints about the price and variety of type covers, and the lack of a discrete GPU, for the so-called laptop killer.

World Tech Update for May 22

This week we go hands on with Microsoft's new Surface Pro 3 and visit a start up that makes industrial robots that work alongside humans. Also, Fujitsu is putting its clean rooms to an interesting use.

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Toshiba announces first tablets to run Windows 8.1 with Bing

The 8-inch Encore 2 is priced at $199; 10-inch model priced at $269

Clockwise quick take: Surface Pro 3

PCWorld's Brad Chacos fields questions about Microsoft's new Surface Pro 3 from Serenity Caldwell, Dan Moren and Jason Snell.

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Where's Microsoft's Surface Mini? For now, bigger is better

Remember when a Microsoft exec claimed that Microsoft was working on 'all kinds of sizes' of a Surface? Company execs literally answered that question on Tuesday, putting an end to the Surface mini conspiracy, right? Well, not quite.

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Preorders open, but most Surface Pro 3 models won't ship until almost September

You can preorder Microsoft's Surface Pro 3, but it will be a while before you get one.

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Surface Pro 3 hands-on: thin, light, lovely

Microsoft launched the Surface Pro 3 tablet on Tuesday, and we went hands-on.

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Surface Pro 3 by the numbers: a deep dive into configuration details

Here are all the Surface Pro 3 hardware specs you need to know, including configuration and price options.

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Microsoft announces 12-inch Surface Pro 3, 'the tablet that can replace your laptop'

The 12-inch Surface Pro 3 embraces the Surface line's Ultrabook-esque roots more than ever before.

Surface Pro 3: Microsoft's tablet story is finally getting interesting again

Thin, powerful, packed with screen real estate. Everything's pointing in the right direction.

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Why a larger Surface Pro makes more sense

Microsoft is expected to unveil a smaller version of the Surface tablet tomorrow, but bigger would give a better productivity boost.