Microsoft secretly building 7-inch Xbox Surface?

Microsoft working on gaming ‘Xbox Surface’ 7-inch tablet. The rumor was revealed by The Verge, which is cited multiple sources familiar with the company’s plans. The Xbox Surface is expected to include a custom ARM processor and high-bandwidth RAM designed for gaming purpose.

Messaging and other tablet functions may be supported, but the focus is on gaming. The rumored tablet is said to run a custom Windows kernel. Microsoft is currently one of the leading gaming console makers along with Sony and Nintendo. The rising of smartphones and tablets reduce the popularity of gaming console in consumer market.

Microsoft recently released its first Surface tablet, a 10-inch device designed to compete with Apple’s iPad. Like the iPad, the Surface is an all-purpose computing device capable of browsing the Web and editing documents, in addition to playing games.

Microsoft Surface vs Apple’s iPad: Which one worth to buy?

Microsoft Surface tablet launched last week and get a lot of reviews. The best things about surface is the interface is really fresh, elegant and versatile. But when we compared with Apple’s iPad, which Surface has same price with, which one is worth to buy? Surface or iPad? [Read more...]

How the Microsoft Surface Phone 8 looks like

Microsoft does not be left behind in tablet market competition which is becoming a trend now. Although Microsoft has launched Windows 8, but they also producing their own tablet, Microsoft Surface. But what if Microsoft take one more step further and build its own smartphone? How is it looks like?

I’m sure nothing much different smartphone Surface with their brother,tablet. The designer, “YrOnimuS” Daehnert has imagine Surfaace Phone 8 concept. The designer said, “Maybe there is working a Quadcore in it – 2GB of Ram – 32-64gb Storage – Display 1280×768 – 16MPx FullHD Camera and so on…”

If Microsoft really take this design, surely many people will impress and line up for it.

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Photo: 8 cool images of Microsoft Surface

Microsoft launched its first commercial device that Microsoft has directly designed and sold named as Microsoft Surface. This is mean, Microsoft officially entered the tablet competition with Apple. Microsoft Surface tablet have standard features like other tablet specs, a 10.6 inch high definition touchscreen and front and back camera. It’s 9.3mm thin, has full size USB 2.0 ports, a massive kickstand and weighs only 1.5 lbs. The casing made out of magnesium and screen is covered with Gorilla Glass 2.

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Microsoft unveiled owned brand tablet rival to iPad

Microsoft launched its first commercial device that Microsoft has directly designed and sold named as Microsoft Surface. This is mean, Microsoft officially entered the tablet competition with Apple. Previously, Microsoft popular device are mouse, keyboard, music player and games console, XBox.

Microsoft Surface tablet have standard features like other tablet specs, a 10.6 inch high definition touchscreen and front and back camera. It’s 9.3mm thin, has full size USB 2.0 ports, a massive kickstand and weighs only 1.5 lbs. The casing made out of magnesium and screen is covered with Gorilla Glass 2.

What I was look at the new tablet Microsoft is the Surface has bring new innovation of tablet. For example, the device’s cover flips down to become a full keyboard. This cover looks copy Apple’s smartcover too. Surface give a kickstand at the backside to make it the tablet stand. It is not just a tablet. Of course, Microsoft Surface coming with their upcoming operating system, Windows 8 tablet version called Windows RT. That operating system will run on microchips designed by ARM.

Microsoft haven’t yet give specifics memory details but the company said the Windows RT version will be available sometime this fall in 32- and 64-gigabyte versions and will be priced “competitively” to other tablets on the market. Apple’s most basic version of the iPad retails for $499.

This coming Microsoft Surface will give another alternative tablet in the future.