Microsoft Surface Pro 8, Surface Pro 7+ Tablet PC Launched in India
Microsoft Surface Pro 8 and Surface Pro 7+ are coming to India next month, while pre-orders are now live for all. Two Surface products were introduced last year. Whereas the Surface Pro 8 is touted as the successor to the Surface Pro 7 with double the performance. Although Surface Pro 7+ has been available in India since February last year, it is only available for ‘Enterprise’ and ‘Education’ customers.
Surface Pro 8 (Microsoft Surface Pro 8) is a laptop-to-tablet PC, which is Microsoft’s most advanced PC to date. It also supports pen. It is best suited for those who want a portable device. Excited to bring the new Surface Pro 8 to India, our most powerful Pro ever. Every new version of Windows unlocks the next generation of hardware innovation.
Microsoft Surface Pro 8 Price, Features
You can pre-order for Surface Pro 8. You can pre-order from authorized retail partners and online shopping websites, Flipkart and Amazon. The starting price of Surface Pro 8 is Rs 1,04,999, but it depends on whether it is a commercial unit or a consumer unit. There are 13 SKUs for commercial customers, while there are only three SKUs for regular customers starting from Rs 1,15,999.
Pre-ordering the Surface Pro 8 entitles you to a complimentary Surface Pro Signature keyboard from select partners. If you buy the Surface Pro Signature keyboard outside the offer period, it will cost you Rs 16,999. Microsoft will also sell the pen separately.
Talking about the specifications of Microsoft Surface Pro 8, it is the most powerful tablet PC ever. It comes with Evo platform with up to 11th Gen Intel Core processor Intel i7. It has two Thunderbolt 4 ports, supports 4K video output and allows for high-graphics gaming via an external GPU. It features a 13-inch (2880×1920 pixels) PixelSense touch display with 120Hz refresh rate.
For video calls, there is a 5MP camera on the front and a 10MP camera at the back with support for 4K video. According to Microsoft, its battery life is 16 hours. The tablet PC also supports other connectivity options including Wi-Fi 6 and LTE, which you can get as optional. You can get up to 32GB of RAM and 1TB of storage on the Surface Pro 8.
Microsoft Surface Pro 7+ Price, Features
Surface Pro 7+ starts at Rs 83,999 for both commercial and regular customers. However there are more SKUs for commercial buyers. Pre-orders are open now, but shipping will begin on February 15.
Talking about the specifications of Microsoft Surface Pro 7+, Surface Pro 7+ comes with 11th generation Intel Core processor up to i7. Equipped with support for up to 32GB of RAM on the Wi-Fi model and up to 16GB of RAM on the LTE model. You get 256GB of storage on the LTE model, while up to 1TB is available as an option in the Wi-Fi model.
The tablet PC features a 12.3-inch (2736×1824 pixels) PixelSense touch display with a regular 60 Hz refresh rate. There is an 8 MP rear camera with full-HD video recording and a 5 MP front camera for HD video calls. The Surface Pro 7+ has Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, optional LTE, a USB-C port, a USB-A port, and Dolby Atmos speakers. (Microsoft Surface Pro 8)