At a media event in New York City, Microsoft announces another baby, added to their Surface family, this is the Microsoft Surface Pro 6, it arrives in a mysterious and elegant looking design, which is breath-taking in all its impeccable black craftiness.
The Microsoft Surface Pro 6 might come in a new matte black finish, in-built technical design and quad-core processors but unfortunately, it lacks the awesome USB-C connector, -it might be devastating to know that, probably NOT for some. Anyways, the addition of matte black color finish might lighten your mood a little bit.
Since the introduction of the original Surface Pro and Surface Pro 2, which are couple of years ago, Microsoft backed down from making any surface with black color. But the Surface Pro 6 is definitely new, shin, sophisticated and might revolutionize how we view Microsoft surface.
Microsoft Surface Pro 6 Specs
*. Display: 12.3” 3:2 267 PPI PixelSense Display
*. Resolution: 2736 x 1824pixels
*. Storage: 128GB, 256GB, 512GB, or 1TB
*. RAM: 8GB or 16GB RAM
*. Processor: Intel Core 8th Gen i5 or i7
*. Connectivity: USB 3.0, 3.5 mm headphone jack, Wi-Fi (IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac) Bluetooth Wireless 4.1,
– Front: 5MP front-facing camera with 1080p Skype HD video
– Back: 8MP rear-facing autofocus camera with 1080p full HD video
*. OS: Windows 10 Home
*. Sensors: Ambient light sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope
*. Colors: Platinum, Black
*. Battery life: Up to 13.5 hours
Well, apart from the matte black stealthy finish, and the similar and popular you might love the internals improvement. The Microsoft Surface Pro 6 is running on the latest Intel 8th gen processors, with four-core architecture. Hence, expect a more renounced advancements to the former generations.
Microsoft says the new Surface Pro 6 is 67 percent faster than its predecessor, another major improvement is the extra 13.5 hours battery life capacity. There is the usual Surface Connector for power, and complete USB port.
However, the Surface Pro 6 comes with 12.3-inch display, equipped with surface pen. It weighs 1.7 pounds, with 16GB of RAM inside. Microsoft’s Surface chief, Panos Panay, says the company has overhauled the inside of the Surface Pro 6 so it has improved cooling.
It is also available in Platinum color, you can as usual swap out the keyboard for different colors. The new Surface Pro 6 is much more slimmer and lighter. Runs on Windows 10 out of the box.
Microsoft says the Surface Pro 6 can be pre-order right now, on their official website and will start at $899 with an Intel Core i5 processor. The availability is from October 16th. But the matte black Surface Pro 6 starts at 256GB for $1,199.