Microsoft Surface Specs & Features: Click in and do more.

Microsoft’s new Surface with Windows RT blends the best traditional PC features with the lightness and portability of a tablet, allowing you to use the device in both work and play.

Whether you need to access PowerPoint presentations on the go, take notes directly in Word, or communicate with colleagues and clients, Surface with Windows RT will offer you unparalleled functionality and convenience. With an ultra-light VaporMg case, offering reliable durability, you can feel confident that this tablet is strong enough to go with you anywhere.

  • Built-in features and convenience: On-the-go professionals will enjoy the lightness and built-in features of this tablet, reducing the need for bulky accessories. The ultra-light magnesium casing offers durability with a sleek appearance that will protect your device anywhere you take it. Plus, the integrated kickstand makes it easier to view presentations or interact with digital conferences, leaving you hands-free to take notes or type. With a 22-degree tilt angle, you can comfortably view Surface with Windows RT even when reclining, or letting colleagues see your content easily. To top it off, Microsoft’s ClearType display offers amazing high-definition viewing.
  • Design and portability: Surface with Windows RT’s smooth, attractive design ensures that this device will look sharp in the boardroom or the office. Its full-size USB port makes it simple to connect to other devices, so you can transfer data easily from your smartphone or camera. With a high-definition ClearType display and 10.6-inch widescreen, you can view and share photos and videos using Windows 8’s Share charms. Plus, Surface’s built-in front- and rear-facing cameras are conveniently placed and angled to capture video effortlessly.
  • Touch Cover and Type Cover provide innovative functionality: Surface with Windows RT offers an innovative Touch Cover or Type Cover (included on select models) that makes it easier than ever to send emails or compose documents. This fully functional keyboard connects to your device with a single click and lets you type significantly faster than with the on-screen keyboard, while still providing a thin and lightweight option for easy transportation. Surface’s Touch Cover comes in a broad range of five colors, offering variety and personal choice.
  • Deep-dive on key business features: Surface with Windows RT is the ideal tool for meetings. With the available VGA or HDMI adapter, you can stream videos and presentations directly to almost any screen via Surface’s HD video out port. Pre-installed business tools, including the Microsoft Office Home & Student 2013 RT Preview, Surface with Windows RT lets you enjoy full compatibility with your existing business documents .
  • Social and Entertainment Features: In addition to its business-oriented features, Surface with Windows RT has plenty of non-work-related offerings. With access to Xbox games and services, it’s easy to find an entertainment option for long trips or short waits. Watch movies and television shows through Xbox Video, or find new entertainment apps when you browse the Windows Store. With a battery life of up to eight hours, Surface with Windows RT is ideal for commuting in a large city, or for those lengthy work trips. For extra power and adaptability options, Staples carries a range of accessories, including VGA and HDMI adaptors, power cords, and covers.

Surface with Windows RT will be available from Staples in two SKUs, providing personal choice for any customer. The 32GB Surface with Windows RT offers a streamlined package for ultra-portable connectivity, while the 64GB Surface with Windows RT is optimal for customers who require a large amount of storage.  Both versions come with Microsoft Office Home & Student 2013 RT pre-installed and have access to a wide array of applications built specifically for Windows RT.

Regardless of the SKU you choose, Surface with Windows RT is an innovative way to complete everyday tasks, at a fraction of the size.

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