Microsoft’s Surface to Clash with Apple’s iPad Mini in terms of price
Microsoft has officially declared the price and the specifications of its upcoming gadget to be launched in the market within a very short period. If not in terms of specifications, yet the Surface is going to clash with the iPad mini in terms of its price range. The device is said to be starting from the range of $499 to $699. According to the industry experts, Microsoft opened its online shop to display the upcoming device, temporarily; but removed the page after sometime.
It is being heard that the Surface RT will come with variety of specifications and utilities and those will vary according to the price range. The device is priced at a base rate of $499 for its 32GB storage capacity model. The one having a ‘multitouch-capableKeyboard’ casing will be available at $599. The 64 GB capacity unit will come even at a higher rate of $699 and will also be provided with a touch-cover casing, along with it.
The device launched by Microsoft, has the advantage of a bigger screen of 10.6 inches, while iPad will possess a 9.7 inches screen. However, the resolution of the screen of the Surface RT will be slightly lower than that of the iPad mini and will offer only a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. In addition to this, the gadget will be powered by a processor of ‘quad core Nvidia Tegra’, and will also be having 2GB of RAM, making it a faster operating device.