Add some Surface to your Edge with Microsoft's latest browser extension

Microsoft Edge Surface New Tab Theme Extension
Microsoft Edge Surface New Tab Theme Extension (Image credit: Windows Central)

What you need to know

  • Microsoft has a new Surface extension available for Edge.
  • The extension adds Surface imagery to your new tab pages, along with useful quick links.
  • You can download the Surface New Tab extension from Microsoft now.

If you're a big Surface fan, Microsoft has a new Edge extension that might be up your alley. The Microsoft Surface New Tab extension themes your new tabs in all sorts of Surface imagery (via Aggiornamenti Lumia). There's also a set of helpful links if you're considering picking up a new Surface device.

The extension will take over your new tab pages, changing your default search engine to Bing and setting the background image to any one of Microsoft's latest Surface devices. At the top-left corner, you can also select from specific Surface devices if, for example, you only want to see the Surface Pro X or Surface Duo. Under the search bar, you'll also fine link to compare the different Surface devices, to buy Surface accessories, and more.

Microsoft Edge Surface New Tab Theme Extension

Source: Windows Central (Image credit: Source: Windows Central)

We've seen Microsoft snag several new theme extensions for Edge over the past several months, including a collaboration with Wonder Woman 1984 most recently. This is likely to be the go-to choice for big Surface fans, however.

The Microsoft Surface New Tab extension is available to download now.

Microsoft Surface Duo


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