Microsoft Surface RT 2

After the disappointing reception of the original Surface tablets, Microsoft is hoping the newly refreshed and update Microsoft Surface RT 2 will offer a tablet fit enough to rival its competitors. Back and better than ever before the thinner and lighter Microsoft Surface 2 boasts a faster processor, a revamped operating system and a much improved full HD display. The Surface 2 is equipped with Nividia’s Tegra 4 processor, making it three times faster than its predecessor, a boosted battery life that has increased by 25% and a rich display increasing colour reproduction by an estimated 50%. The new silver design from Microsoft uses the latest Windows OS update, Windows RT 8.1, featuring a range of improvements including different sized tiles and new snap views.  Other features users will benefit from include access to Microsoft Office 2013 RT software, “Best of Skype” a free one year subscription providing international calling and Wi-Fi, 2 years of SkyDrive cloud storage and access to the growing Windows App Marketplace.Surface_RT_2_

The portable Surface 2 can be used on-the-go or for those that wish as a workstation. Its new two-stage kickstand offers two viewing angles of the tablet and its Touch Cover 2 and Type Cover 2 have been technically improved to enhance user productivity possessing greater accuracy, responsiveness and gesture controls.  It is clear from the improvements made to the Surface 2 design, Microsoft have actively sought to address the previous problems attributed with the original Surface tablet in order to create a device that is bound to get some heads turning.