Microsoft Launches New Surface Pro in India Starting at Rs. 64999


The high-end variant, which runs on an even more powerful Core i7 chipset with 256GB SSD, 8GB RAM and Intel Graphics 640, will cost Rs1,33,999.

It's been a while since Microsoft announced the Surface Pro (2017) in Shanghai, China.

The Microsoft Surface Pro India is 8.5mm thin and starts at about a weight of 767 grams. Along with the Pro tablet, Microsoft has also launched its accessories including, Surface Pro type cover, Surface Pen, Surface Arc Mouse, and Signature Type cover.

In India, the Surface Pro is available in five variants powered by Intel Kaby Lake (7th Generation) processors.

Pioneering the laptop hybrid market, the new Surface Pro claims to be redesigned from the inside out to give more performance with improved battery life. On the design front, Microsoft has added a colourful Alcantara fabric on the keyboard just like the one found on the Surface laptop. Not just that, the company has also introduced a new Surface Pen that has 4096 pressure points and new inking capabilities for office apps.

Speaking about its display, the Surface Book Pro (2017) is fitted with a 12.3-inch display having a resolution of 2160 x 1440 pixels.

Software giant Microsoft has stepped up the game in India by introducing the fifth generation Microsoft Surface Pro 2-in-1 tablet here in India. It's hinge can be adjusted to 165 degrees which will enable creators to use the Surface Pen in an optimal tilt mode. It will be available from Amazon and Flipkart online stores along with Reliance, Vijay Sales, and other authorized offline retail stores starting February 22. We continue to push boundaries to better serve the needs of our customers who are seeking greater mobility and power in their devices to stay productive. Pop-in a Core i5 instead and the price increases to Rs 79,999. A full-size glass trackpad with five-finger multi-touch capabilities allows for ultimate precision, and the entire keyboard is wrapped in soft yet durable Alcantara material, creating a comfortable palm rest and handsome aesthetic.

There is a Signature Type Cover offering qualitative scissor mechanism and "1.3 mm of key travel for faster and more accurate typing". The Type Cover and the Surface Pen, like before, will be sold separately for Rs 10,999 and Rs 7,999 respectively.