With just a few tweaks, Microsoft can make its nearly-perfect Surface Book flawless. So here's what I'm hoping to see in the next version.
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In the coming weeks, I will finally get to evaluate Microsoft's new high-end Surface Book offering, called Surface Book with Performance Base.
Microsoft never releases hard numbers for Surface sales but I wonder if we can calculate sales figures for Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book.
Today and tomorrow only, Microsoft is offering over $400 off high-end, non-Performance Base models. Now is absolutely the time to buy.
Microsoft claimed today that November was the "best month ever" for consumer Surface sales. Thanks Apple?
The base model Surface Book is now on sale for $1250 at the Microsoft Store, a savings of $250. That's a great price, and it changes the value equation somewhat.
Surface Book owners can look forward to a new set of firmware updates in Windows Update today. But there's no explanation about what's being fixed.
Microsoft's Surface Book with Performance Base and Surface Dial are now available for purchase. But Surface Dial is already sold out.
Microsoft is missing an opportunity to maximize the value of owning a Surface Book; selling a new base to existing owners so that they can upgrade their devices.
Microsoft issued a new set of firmware updates for Surface Book late last week, but didn't document the changes until today. Here's what's new.
Microsoft just expanded the Surface Book lineup with several new models. Here's what it looks like today, with some thoughts about which upgrades make the most sense.
Anyone still pining away for a Surface phone just got some good news in the form of the Surface Studio. If Microsoft will ship that device, a phone is almost a given.
Microsoft enthusiasts are understandably going ga-ga over the expensive Surface Studio. But in doing so, they're missing out on the bigger Surface innovation: Surface Dial.
For the second time since it announced Surface Book last fall, Microsoft has announced a new high-end model. And this one purportedly will satisfy the needs of gamers and provide more battery life.
After one year of extensive experience with this incredible yet flawed product, I have some thoughts about Surface Book's first year and its future.