Microsoft Surface Pro available locally from August 15.
Last month, Microsoft held a pre-order campaign for the new Surface Pro, which will be offcially released in Malaysia on August 1 , 2017. The pre-order for the device, along with its accessories – which include the new Signature Type Cover – was opened in mid-July via authorized retailers, as well as the offcial Microsoft store-in-store within Lazada.
The new Surface Pro comes with not only better performance than its predecessor, but also 0-percent better battery life and less weight. ther improvements include a new hinge that allows for more dexterity – along with standing angles, a more sensitive Surface Pen, support for LTE Advanced, and compatibility with the new Surface Dial accessory.
First announced in May, the Surface Pro was initially made available in 2 markets. Microsoft saw t to drop the numbers from the Pro devices to better integrate the Surface Pro to the other products in the Surface family. The move is also intended to lower expectations of sweeping improvements whenever a new iteration is announced.
The Surface Pro is available in ve SKUs, starting with one that runs on Intel Core m3, all the way to one with an Intel Core i7 processor. Prices start at RM3,699, with Platinum, Burgundy and Cobalt Blue color options for you to choose from. Optional accessories include the Surface Pro Type Cover, the Surface Pro Signature Type Cover, the Surface Pen, and the Surface Arc Mouse.