Microsoft has sold roughly 1.5 million Surface tablets since their release last fall, and about two-thirds of those are the lower-priced Surface RT, according to unofficial sales estimates.
Microsoft's Surface Pro tablet will go on sale in Europe in the second quarter priced somewhere around â¬899, while a local telco is now reselling the latest editions of its Office 365 hosted productivity suite, the company announced ahead of the Cebit trade show on Monday.
New models are making room for price cuts on recent introductions, including Ivy Bridge laptops, tablets, HD TVs and PS3s, which may pique attention of bargain hunters.
iPads have held their ground against challenges from Android tablets and Windows 8 tablets like the Surface RT
Microsoft's new version of Windows written for ARM processors may not be an unqualified success, but ARM's CEO Warren East said the software maker will learn from its mistakes with Windows RT and come back with a better product.
Microsoft needs to make up its mind whether it wants to stay a software company or if it's really serious about being a hardware power as well.
The Surface Pro has been advertised as a business machine, but that doesn't mean it can't play games. We take a look at just how well it handle itself when put through a few days of the average gaming machine.
The Surface Pro has had an up-down-up-down history, brief as it's been.
Microsoft's new Surface tablets haven't taken the world by storm, but CEO Steve Ballmer says that pushing innovation is just as important as pushing sheer sales.
While first day sales for Microsoft's Surface RT tablet attracted a long line in Beijing back in October, demand for the device in China has been low, as shipments reached only 30,000 units during the fourth quarter, according to research firm IDC.