Microsoft Surface Pro

Microsoft Surface family updated; performance improvements and Power Cover support onboard

Microsoft Surface family updated; performance improvements and Power Cover support onboard

Michael Archambault 106

Microsoft’s lineup of Surface tablets can be an excellent solution for those either looking for a tablet companion or to replace their existing PC. With the recent launch of Microsoft’s Power Cover, the abilities of Surface have expanded, but new hardware is not the only way Surface is improving. Today, as part of Microsoft’s March 2014 update, a stream of firmware updates and software...

Surface Power Cover receives ship date and price, boosts your battery by up to 70 percent

Surface Power Cover receives ship date and price, boosts your battery by up to 70 percent

Michael Archambault 101

We have been hearing about Microsoft’s Surface Power Cover since back in September of 2013. The new Surface accessory was expected to launch near or alongside the second generation of Surface tablets, but apparent delays kept it from being on schedule. Luckily, and thanks to a collection of patience from Surface users, the Surface Power Cover is now available for sale from the Microsoft...

Firmware updates available for original Surface Pro - fixes Touch and Type Cover issues

Firmware updates available for original Surface Pro - fixes Touch and Type Cover issues

Michael Archambault 41

If you are the proud (or disappointed) owner of a first generation Microsoft Surface Pro, then you might want to check Windows Update for a new firmware updates that are available today. The new updates for the Surface Pro improve compatibility with the second generation Type and Touch Covers. The new firmware updates, numbered 1.0.279.0 and 1.0.280.0, fix issues in which the newer...

Patch Tuesday: Microsoft releases firmware updates for Surface, Surface 2, and Surface Pro

Patch Tuesday: Microsoft releases firmware updates for Surface, Surface 2, and Surface Pro

Sam Sabri 49

It’s the second Tuesday of the month, which means it’s Patch Tuesday for all of us in the Windows ecosystem. Head to the settings on your PC and you’ll see things like security updates for Internet Explorer and firmware updates for your Surface devices. Let’s check out what’s new for your Surface today. Today’s firmware updates apply to Surface RT, Surface 2, and Surface Pro. Nothing...

Accessory Review: MoKo Detachable Rotary Case for the Surface Pro and Surface Pro 2

Accessory Review: MoKo Detachable Rotary Case for the Surface Pro and Surface Pro 2

Paul Acevedo 22

Windows Phone Central has brought you several accessory reviews for the Microsoft Surface over the past few months. We’ve covered cases from Bear Motion, MiniSuit, and more. One case manufacturer has been noticeably absent though: MoKo Cases. These cases came highly recommended by a few of our readers, which of course caused us to take notice… At last, we’ve picked up both styles of...

Surface Pro Docking Station now available, but only for a limited time [Update: gone!]

Surface Pro Docking Station now available, but only for a limited time [Update: gone!]

Daniel Rubino 94

We’re at home rocking our Surface 2 (that’s the RT version in case you forgot) and while we’re super pleased with it, you ‘Pro’ fans out there have something to get excited about too: the Docking Station. A few of the next-gen Surface accessories, like the Docking Station and Battery Cover, did not launch with the Surface 2, leaving a few of us a little flummoxed. However, after a few...