Surface Pro 8 review roundup: Building on a decade of 2-in-1s
Microsoft's Surface Pro 8 earned high marks for its refinement of the classic 2-in-1 design.
Microsoft's Surface Pro 8 launched today. As is the case with many major product launches, reviews for the device came out the same day the Surface Pro 8 became available for purchase. It's been almost 10 years since Microsoft's Surface Pro came out, so the company has had time to refine its design. That's reflected in its reviews, which are largely positive.
Our executive editor Daniel Rubino gave the device a 4.5 out of 5 in our Surface Pro 8 review:
The Verge's review discussed how the Surface Pro 8 marries the design of the Surface Pro X with the power of the Surface Pro lineup. As a result, people don't need to compromise looks for power or vice versa:
XDA's review of the Surface Pro 8 also likened the design of the device to the Surface Pro X:
In its review of the Surface Pro 8, Tom's Guide highlighted how good Windows 11 feels on Microsoft's latest flagship 2-in-1:
PCMag called the device the "most meaningful update to the product in years" in its review:
Experts appear to be impressed by the Surface Pro 8. Many brought up its high price, but the device still earned high marks from those in the industry.
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Maybe in a 14-15" form factor?