Earlier this morning Microsoft shared details for the next generation of Surface products. They announced the Surface 2 and Surface Pro 2. There were also a new accessories for both old and new Surfaces. They shared a lot of details, but some information was left out. Right now on Reddit, there’s a Q&A with the Surface team where we learned more about pricing and worldwide availability. Details below.
What about pricing for all these new toys? We’ve covered the pricing for the accessories, but here’s how it breaks down for the Surface 2 and Surface Pro 2. Initially, the Surface Pro 2 will come with 4GB of RAM for the 64GB and 128GB models, while you’ll get 8GB of RAM with the 256GB and 512GB versions. The Surface 2 comes with Tegra 4 inside.
- 32GB - $449
- 64GB - $549
Surface Pro 2
- 64GB - $899
- 128GB - $999
- 256GB - $1299
- 512GB - $1799
Now where can you get these? Starting tomorrow can pre-order at 8 AM EDT from the Microsoft Store if you’re in the United States and Canada and select retailers if you’re selected markets.
What markets are those? You’re looking at 22 initial markets for the October 22nd availability like Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, the United Kingdom, and the United States. China will get theirs in early November too.
Not bad Microsoft, not bad at all.
Initial quantities of the Surface Pro 2 with 512GB will be limited, so make sure you snag yours.
No word on what retailers those are at the moment. Thinking of getting one? Let us know.
Source: Reddit AMA