While the new Surface Pro 3 is Microsoft's best PC to date, it's more successful as a tablet than a laptop replacement.
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.
The Surface Pro's gutsy design successfully reinvents the Windows 8 laptop by cramming an ultrabook experience into the body of a 10-inch tablet. Those wanting to go all-in on the tablet experience won't regret buying the Surface Pro, but we're holding out for a future, more polished generation of the device.
The Microsoft Surface 2 is great for getting work done, but those looking for extensive app support (beyond Office) will find top Apple, Android, and Amazon tablets to be better options.
Microsoft trims between $100 and $200 off its second-gen Surface Pro 2 tablets ahead of availability of its Surface Pro 3.
The Surface Mini was supposed to be announced months ago, but its existence is now shrouded in mystery.
Now that Microsoft has announced a successor to the Surface Pro 2, it's time to see how the new tablet stacks up against its older sibling.
Sony's thin, powerful Tap 11 tablet shows up the competition in terms of design. It's not ideal for everyone, but only a few tweaks away from being the runaway leader in this smallish category.
At least three of the software giant's updates address power consumption issues, but another Wi-Fi update is planned next week.
After two weeks with the Surface Pro 3, the good and the bad come into sharper relief.