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Microsoft Surface Book (256GB, Core i5, 8GB)

While it's not nearly as refined as the new fourth-gen Surface Pro, Microsoft's Surface Book is a powerful, feature-filled premium hybrid that doesn't forget it's a laptop first.

October 15, 2015

4 stars Editors' rating on October 21, 2015
 
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Best computer accessories of 2016

The term "peripherals" is wide-reaching on purpose to include all the accessories that will surely complete any home office or entertainment set up. Our CNET Editors have tallied the scores and provided their top picks in the list below.

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Microsoft Band 2 (small)

Microsoft's slowly improving fitness band remains seriously ambitious, but it still lacks the better battery life and helpful daily coaching needed to justify its price.

October 5, 2015

3 stars Editors' rating on October 29, 2015
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Microsoft Surface Pro 4 (128GB, Core i5, 4GB)

A host of small refinements cements the Surface Pro 4's position as the best-in-class Windows tablet -- so long as you're prepared to pay extra for the required keyboard cover accessory.

October 22, 2015

4 stars Editors' rating on October 21, 2015
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Microsoft Surface 3 - 10.8" - Atom x7 Z8700 - Windows 8.1 Pro 64-bit - 4 GB RAM - 128 GB SSD

The budget-priced Surface 3 is a solid tablet that finally runs the real version of Windows, but it would be a much better value if the must-have keyboard cover was included.

April 15, 2015

3.5 stars Editors' rating on April 14, 2015
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Microsoft Universal Foldable Keyboard

Microsoft unfolds a new accessory -- a platform-agnostic keyboard that works with the major mobile operating systems.

March 1, 2015

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Microsoft Xbox One (without Kinect)

The cheaper, no-Kinect version of the Xbox One gives buyers a better deal by eliminating the one part of the console they probably didn't want to begin with -- but the PS4 remains a compelling alternative.

May 13, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating on June 6, 2014
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Microsoft Surface Pro 3 - 12" - Core i5 4300U - Windows 8.1 Pro - 4 GB RAM - 128 GB SSD

While the new Surface Pro 3 is Microsoft's best PC to date, it's more successful as a tablet than a laptop replacement.

May 24, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating on May 22, 2014
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Microsoft Surface Pro 2

Microsoft's subtly updated Windows 8.1 tablet feels more like Surface Pro 1.5 -- improved battery life and better accessories make it a worthwhile (albeit pricey) laptop replacement, but it's still not an iPad-level category killer.

September 23, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating on October 20, 2013
4 stars User rating out of 21 reviews
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Microsoft Sculpt Ergonomic Desktop

Whether you're already noticing early signs of carpal tunnel syndrome or just want to get started on prevention, the Microsoft Sculpt Ergonomic Desktop is a cost-effective, well-thought-out solution that puts a healthy posture at your fingertips.

August 21, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating on August 26, 2013
3 stars User rating out of 3 reviews
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Microsoft Touch Mouse (Black)

We like the Microsoft Touch Mouse for its thoughtful, complementary gestures that simplify the experience of moving in and around Windows 7 applications.

March 26, 2011

4 stars Editors' rating on August 26, 2011
4 stars User rating out of 2 reviews