A number of Surface Pro 3 owners are reporting that they cannot install the new Windows 10 Insider Preview 10122 build. At the moment, there's no official fix but some people have suggested possible workarounds.
Microsoft Research will give away 10 of its big Surface Hub touchscreen PCs to universities or research institutions that can come up with some new and cool ideas on how to use the device for home, work and education.
I love the size and weight of the Surface 3. But there are times when a bigger screen and a mouse on the side can provide a better experience. Fortunately, there’s an accessory for that. Watch our Surface 3 Docking Station unboxing and hands-on video.
Microsoft's support page has issued a warning to new Surface 3 owners that they should not yet install the Windows 10 preview on the tablet, due to issues with drivers for the Intel Atom processors inside.
By Mark Guim, Thursday, May 7, 2015 at 3:17 pm EDT
Taking screenshots is one of the most common tasks I need to know when using new devices. It's useful for how-to guides, troubleshooting, or sharing fun images with friends. Here are 6 ways you can take a screenshot on a Surface 3 including methods that use the Surface Pen or the Type Cover.
If you are thinking about getting a Surface 3 or already have one but have questions, our dedicated Surface 3 forums is the place to be. Check out these popular topics and dive in if you have your own question...or ask us!
By Mark Guim, Thursday, May 7, 2015 at 12:14 pm EDT
Windows won’t prompt you to pair Surface Pen with the Surface 3 during setup. Instead, you’ll need to pair Surface Pen with your Surface 3 manually. Don’t worry, though. It’s very easy to pair. We've got step-by-step instructions and a how-to video for you to watch. Go check it out.
Microsoft's Ralf Groene, the Creative Director for the company's Surface team, showed off images of the first prototype of the tablet at the Ignite that helped the team to get full funding approval for the device many years ago.
By Mark Guim, Wednesday, May 6, 2015 at 1:35 pm EDT
We've got the Surface 3, Type Cover, and one of the new colorful Surface Pens. Watch Daniel in our unboxing video with some of his first impressions. Overall, we're very happy with the Surface 3. It's not as powerful as the Surface Pro 3, but it's not meant to be.
If you happen to live near one of the over 100 Microsoft Store retail locations in the US and Canada, you can check out a launch party event for the company's new Surface 3 tablet today. The parties all begin at 4 p.m. in their local timezones.
Microsoft has started selling the Surface 3 in the US, and right on cue, the company has also posted a new commercial for the 10.8-inch Windows 8.1 tablet. The brief clip isn't very fancy; it sticks to the facts about the Surface 3, mixing in review quotes from a few media outlets.