Competition in the tablet market intensifies.
Mention the date of presentation available Microsoft tablet, which should become a “killer” iPad 2018. In sale the modification of the “budget” device at a price of $400.
According to insiders, the available Microsoft Surface tablet will be presented on Friday, July 13. The exact specifications are unknown. However, thanks to a user on Reddit, it is known that the tablet will get a 10-inch display with a resolution of 1800х1200 pixels.
The tablet will come in several versions with different amount of RAM/built-in storage and support for mobile networks. The stated “regular” version of the tablet — GB 4/64 8/128, as well as modifying Surface 8/128 8/256 and LTE.
It should be noted that during the performance of the tablet to Intel processors. According to earlier leaks, available modification of the tablet will get a Quad-core Intel Pentium N5000 Silver, “based” on the architecture of Gemini Lake. The clock speed is 1.1 GHz, if necessary, rising to 2.7 GHz. A more advanced version of the tablet will be equipped with processors of Intel of Pentium Gold 4410Y and Intel Pentium Gold 4415Y, is built on the architecture of the Kaby Lake.
The weight of the Microsoft Surface tablet will not exceed 526 grams. Among the “nice chips” also includes the USB-C port and support for memory cards MicroSD. The cost of the budget modifications of the tablet for the educational market will be $399. More advanced versions of the Surface tablet will cost more — up to $829 (not including accessories), and their output is planned for October.