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18 hours ago

How to make your Surface PC work with a third-party camera for Windows Hello face recognition

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How to make your Surface PC work with a third-party camera for Windows Hello face recognition

If you're having trouble getting your third-party webcam to work with Windows Hello on a new Surface for facial authentication, we have an easy fix.

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23 hours ago

Latest Surface Pro firmware updates add official support for Windows 10 S

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Latest Surface Pro firmware updates add official support for Windows 10 S

We finally know what was packed in the latest firmware updates for the new Surface Pro, and Windows 10 S seems to be the running theme.

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1 day ago

Ink Calendar lets you scribble your next appointment right on your Windows 10 screen

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Ink Calendar lets you scribble your next appointment right on your Windows 10 screen

If you are looking for a new calendar app that lets you draw right on it, look no further than Ink Calendar for Windows 10 PCs, Mobile, and Hub.

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1 day ago

Surface Laptop Core i7 in burgundy, cobalt blue now available in the U.S.

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Surface Laptop Core i7 in burgundy, cobalt blue now available in the U.S.

Microsoft has finally made the high-end Surface Laptop with 16GB of RAM, 512GB of storage and a Core i7 processor available in cobalt blue and burgundy for those in the States.

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2 days ago

Why one middle school student chose Surface Laptop as her first computer

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Why one middle school student chose Surface Laptop as her first computer

Eleven-year old Cailet explains why she chose the Surface Laptop over all of the other computers she could find.

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2 days ago

Windows Central Podcast 61: Are Surface devices unreliable?

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Windows Central Podcast 61: Are Surface devices unreliable?

This week on the Windows Central Podcast: Consumer Reports removes recommendation for Surface, new Mobile build, and what's next for Mobile?

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4 days ago

Chime in: Is Consumer Reports' Surface controversy a big deal for Microsoft?

Chime in: Is Consumer Reports' Surface controversy a big deal for Microsoft?

This week, consumer reviews site Consumer Reports issued a scathing report on Microsoft's Surface lineup of PCs, calling into question the entire brand's reliability and removing its "recommended" designation for all Surfaces.

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5 days ago

Why you should question Consumer Reports' Microsoft Surface reliability claims

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Why you should question Consumer Reports' Microsoft Surface reliability claims

Why does Consumer Reports disagree with J.D. Power's high rating of the Surface lineup? We break down the two studies, to show how they differ — and why that matters.

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6 days ago

Microsoft's Panos Panay responds to Consumer Reports 'Surface reliability' survey

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Microsoft's Panos Panay responds to Consumer Reports 'Surface reliability' survey

Microsoft's Panos Panay has responded to Consumer Reports survey regarding poor reliability of Surface products.

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1 week ago

Microsoft Surface PCs blasted by Consumer Reports for reliability issues

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Microsoft Surface PCs blasted by Consumer Reports for reliability issues

In its annual reliability study, trusted recommendations company Consumer Reports blasted Microsoft's Surface lineup of PCs and removed its "recommended" designation for all Surfaces, according to reports.

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1 week ago

Best Surface Laptop Sleeves

Best Surface Laptop Sleeves

The best way to keep your Surface scratch free is to protect it with a sleeve. Here are the best!

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1 week ago

Chime in: Is your Surface Pro too noisy?

Chime in: Is your Surface Pro too noisy?

The Windows Central Surface forums are some of the most active on the site, and today, a thread about Surface Pro noise issues is getting a good amount of attention. If you own a new Surface Pro, we want to hear about your experience so far.

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1 week ago

Fresh Surface Pro 4 firmware update arrives with Windows Hello fix

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Fresh Surface Pro 4 firmware update arrives with Windows Hello fix

If you’ve had problems with Windows Hello on your Surface Pro 4 recently, a fix is here in the form of a new firmware update.

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2 weeks ago

Have you had any Surface Laptop quality control issues?

Have you had any Surface Laptop quality control issues?

Have you encountered any quality control problems with your Surface Laptop? The Windows Central community wants to know.

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2 weeks ago

9 best Windows apps for Surface Pen users

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9 best Windows apps for Surface Pen users

To really maximize the Surface Pen’s ability, there are some essential apps you should check out. From note-taking to form-filling to coloring, these are the best apps to grab if you love using your Surface Pen.

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