Microsoft has launched the Surface Pro 4, its latest 2 in 1 in India, as it promised last week. The Surface Pro 4 packs a 12.3-inch (2160×1440 pixels) display with 267PPI and has new display technology that Microsoft is calling PixelGlass that has 1024 different pressure sensitivity levels, is powered by latest Intel Skylake processors, runs the latest Windows 10, has an 8-megapixel camera at the back and a 5-megapixel camera at the front.
It supports Windows Hello face authentication using the camera as well as a fingerprint sensor for authentication on the new Type Cover for the Surface Pro 4, which is also lighter and thinner, but features a larger trackpad and more space between keys, thus making it easier to type.
Microsoft Surface Pro 4 specifications
- 12.3-inch (2736 x 1824 pixels) 3:2 PixelSense 10 point multi-touch display
- 6th Gen Intel Core m3 with HD graphics 515, i5 with HD graphics 520, or i7 with Iris graphics processor
- 4GB, 8GB, or 16GB RAM, 128GB, 256GB, 512GB, or 1TB SSD
- 8.0MP autofocus rear camera with 1080p video recording
- 5.0MP front-facing camera with 1080p video recording
- WiFi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 4.0, Full-size USB 3.0, microSD card reader, Mini DisplayPort, Cover port, SurfaceConnect
- Sensors: Ambient light sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope
- Stereo speakers with Dolby audio, Stereo microphones
- 5547mAh battery with up to 9 hours of video playback
The Microsoft Surface Pro 4 comes in Silver color with Magnesium casing and is bundled with Surface Pen stylus in the box in India. It starts at Rs. 89,990 for the Core i5, 4GB RAM with 128GB storage version and will be exclusively available from Amazon.in. Pre-order starts today and will be shipped starting January 14th. The company will also showcase it in five Microsoft Prioroty Stores in Gurgaon, Noida, Delhi, Bangalore and Mumbai.
Pricing for different SKUs and accessories
- Microsoft Surface Pro 4 – 6th Gen Intel Core i5, 4GB RAM and 128GB SSD – Rs. 89,990
- Microsoft Surface Pro 4 – 6th Gen Intel Core i5, 8GB RAM and 256GB SSD – Rs. 1,20,990
- Microsoft Surface Pro 4 – 6th Gen Intel Core i7, 8GB RAM and 256GB SSD – Rs. 1,44,990
- Microsoft Type Cover (Blue and Black) – Rs. 12,490
- Microsoft Surface Pen – Rs. 5,990
Commenting on the launch, Bhaskar Pramanik, Chairman, Microsoft India, said:
I am delighted to announce that Surface Pro 4 – the most awaited tablet is now available in India. Surface Pro 4 is designed to reinvent personal computing. It is a highly prolific and versatile device that will push the limits of performance and productivity in the most elegant way. Equipped with all the features of a fully powered laptop into a thin, light and beautifully designed device, Surface Pro 4 works in harmony with the full power of Windows 10.