Microsoft Surface Pro To Arrive On Feb 9,To Cost $899

The big brother of Surface RT, Surface Pro will be released on 9th February, reports CNN. The Surface Pro runs full fledged Windows 8 Pro unlike Surface RT which runs Windows RT which runs only Modern UI apps. Surface Pro will be able to run the same desktop apps that traditional PCs run.

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It’ll be powered by Intel Core i5 processors to handle everything. It’ll also come with 4GB of RAM and 1920×1080 full HD display. Surface Pro, unlike Surface RT will also support pressure-sensitive stylus for writing and such a stylus will come as a standard accessory with it. Like Surface RT, Surface Pro will also come in two memory options,  64 GB and 128 GB and will be priced $899 and $999 respectively. An additional keyboard for Surface Pro will cost $100.

Surface Pro will be available at BestBuy and Staples.

Microsoft will also be reducing prices of 64GB version Surface RT by $100 to $599. But this will also take away touch cover which previously came with Surface RT for the price tag of $699.

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