At the ‘Future Unleased’ event held in Mumbai, Satya Nadella, CEO of Microsoft has announced that the Surface Pro 4 will be launched in India in early January 2016 without mentioning any specific date. As rumors suggested, today Microsoft has officially launched the Surface Pro 4 tablet in India, it is the fourth-gen tablet in the Surface series. Unlike the other tablets available in the market, the Surface Pro 4 comes with high-end specifications and premium build quality. Worthy to mention that, all these comes with a hefty price tag of Rs. 89,990 & above.
According to the company, the Surface Pro 4 is 30% faster than the Surface Pro 3 and 50% faster than the Apple Macbook Pro. It comes with the hybrid liquid cooling system that takes care of the heat generated while using the tablet. It was available in five different variants with RAM ranging from 4GB to a whopping 16GB, and it is powered by the latest 6th Gen Intel processors, and you can choose from the different processor depending on your configuration.
Talking about the storage, the tablet comes equipped with SSD ranging from a minimum of 128GB to 1TB. With these massive configurations, Microsoft hasn’t left out the camera department. It comes with an 8MP rear-facing camera and a 5MP front-facing camera for Selfies and video calls. The 39Wh battery on this tablet can give up to 9 hours of video playback as mentioned by the company.
The tablet also comes with a detachable keyboard with nicely spread out keys and trackpad. The tablet also supports a stylus called as Surface Pen that comes with 1,024 levels of pressure and a battery life of one year. The tail end of the Surface Pen can be used as an eraser. By connecting to the additional dock, the users can get access to four USB 3.0 ports, two 4K display ports, 1GB Ethernet port, and another productive connection where you may add one more dock.
Pricing and Availability
The Surface Pro 4 will be exclusively sold through online via Amazon and will also be available offline. For those who are interested can straight pre-orders from Amazon while the shipping starts from January 14th. Coming to the accessories, the detachable keyboard costs Rs. 12,490 while the Surface Pen is priced at Rs. 5,990
Surface Pro 4 with 6th Gen i5 processor, 4GB of RAM and 128GB of SSD – Rs. 89,990
Surface Pro 4 with 6th Gen i5 processor, 8GB of RAM and 256GB of SSD – Rs. 1,20,990
Surface Pro 4 with 6th Gen i7 processor, 8GB of RAM and 256GB of SSD – Rs. 1,44,990