Microsoft just announced the Surface Dock 2, a refresh of the older original Surface Dock. The newer Surface Dock 2 has different ports and faster specs, but only works with some devices. Here are all the differences between the two docks.
Do you have any questions about Microsoft's slate of new Surface devices? Daniel Rubino and Zac Bowden are going live at 1 PM ET to answer all of your burning questions about Surface Go 2, Surface Book 3, Surface Headphones 2, and more.
Microsoft unveiled a whole lot of new Surface hardware today, and now you can take a deeper look at some of the technical details in each device. Microsoft Mechanics just released relatively detailed video overviews of the new Surface Book 3, Surface Go 2, and Surface Dock 2.
The Surface Dock is finally getting an overhaul with the Surface Dock 2, which sports USB-C ports for the first time. Microsoft also launched a new Surface USB-C Travel Hub with all of the ports you may need on the go.
If you've got a Surface Pro X hooked up to a Surface Dock, you might run into one glaring issue: you can't update the firmware. It doesn't appear the Surface Pro X is one of the currently supported devices for Microsoft's Surface Dock update tool.
Microsoft is running yet another Surface Book promotion on its store site. Buyers can save $250 when they purchase the Surface Book model with an Intel Core i5 processor and 128GB of storage when they also purchase the Surface Dock accessory.
Microsoft is in the midst of a companywide re-organization to become a “devices and services” entity. One of those new divisions is the Devices and Studios, which is responsible for the Surface, Xbox, and more within Microsoft. It’s currently led by Julie Larson-Green, but will see Stephen Elop take the reins when Nokia’s Devices and Services division joins that section of Microsoft....