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Best tablets of 2014

CNET editors round up their favorite tablets, including products from Apple, Samsung, and Google.

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Microsoft Surface Pro 3

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 22, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating May 22, 2014
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Microsoft Surface 2 (AT&T 4G LTE)

For $679, you can get the Microsoft Windows RT 8.1 slate with 64GB and the perk of high-speed data on-the-go.

March 17, 2014

MSRP: $679.00

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Microsoft Surface 2

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.

October 20, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating October 20, 2013
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Long-rumored Surface Mini appears in Surface Pro 3 user guide

The Surface Mini was supposed to be announced months ago, but its existence is now shrouded in mystery.

By June 20, 2014

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Microsoft Surface Pro

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.

October 14, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating October 14, 2013
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Sea plankton found on the outer surface of the ISS

Astronauts collecting samples on the International Space Station have found traces of sea plankton, and are baffled as to how it got there.

By August 20, 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.

October 20, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating October 20, 2013
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Microsoft 'Surface Mini' tablet said to tap Qualcomm chip

Microsoft will roll out new Surface tablets running both Qualcomm and Intel processors, according to a report.

By May 7, 2014

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Did Microsoft kill the Surface Mini?

Microsoft appears to have scrapped its small tablet -- at least in its current form.

By July 24, 2014

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Microsoft says Surface Pro 3 sales outpacing earlier models

Tech giant also confirms decision not to ship a smaller version of the device during its fourth-quarter earnings conference call.

By July 22, 2014