Big Surface Pro 3 Price Cut Arrives For Some

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Microsoft has an unexpected Surface Pro 3 price cut available on its website. That’s despite many hoping there’s a Surface Pro 4 upgrade in the works. Microsoft added a Surface Pro 3 price cut to its Microsoft Store website quietly this week. To be clear, this isn’t a Surface Pro 3 price cut in the […]

Microsoft Surface 3 Review

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It’s hard not to compare the new Microsoft Surface 3 to it’s more expensive and powerful big brother, the Microsoft Surface Pro 3. However, it’s more fitting to compare it to previous Microsoft Surface RT devices since it’s closer to their price range and performance. With that in mind, the Surface 3 comes out on top […]

Why My Surface Pro 3 Is Better Than Your MacBook and iPad Air 2

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Having been born a slate with some serious heft, this year’s iPad Air 2 is surprisingly thin and superlight. Upgrades contained inside let it do a lot more than we previously dreamed tablets could. The MacBook has followed roughly the same trajectory, shedding weight and extra ports to achieve ultimate portability. It’s safe to say that […]

New Surface Pro 3 Deal Packs $300 In Savings

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The Microsoft Store, Microsoft’s online and physical retail stores that sell Windows PCs and the Xbox One, is delivering another Surface Pro 3 deal that’ll have some potential buyers readying their wallets. For a limited time Microsoft has a bundle that’ll could save buyers a whopping $300 in services and accessories for the world’s most visible […]

Why You Shouldn’t Buy a Surface Pro 3 Right Now

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Microsoft made waves with its original 2-in-1 strategy back in 2012. As Microsoft saw it, people would want something more than an impressive notebook and an impressive tablet. They’d want them both, in a single package with high-end finishes and a reasonable price tag. The Surface Pro and Surface Pro 2 didn’t exactly deliver on that […]

Big Trade-In Deal Brings Cheap Surface Pro 3

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There still isn’t a cheap Surface Pro 3 available directly from Microsoft, but electronics retailer Best Buy is taking the matter into its own hands. This week the retailer announced a deep discount for users who’d like to upgrade to Microsoft’s productivity and entertainment Windows 2-in-1. Best Buy began offering this Surface Pro 3 trade-in-deal […]

Surface Pro 3 vs Surface 3: What You Need to Know

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Microsoft’s Surface line of tablets and accessories changed the way we see the company. No, the first generation Surface and Surface Pro weren’t perfect machines to take on the iPad and MacBook Air. They were indicative of a new kind of Microsoft though, a Microsoft that didn’t mind retooling and rethinking their approach to consumers. […]

Amazing Surface Pro 3 Deal Returns With Big Savings  

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The amazing Surface Pro 3 deal that included big savings on some configurations of Microsoft’s 2-in-1 notebook and tablet is back for all to take advantage of. The Microsoft Store, the retail arm of the software maker began offering the Surface Pro 3 deal again earlier this week and it’s unclear how long the savings will last. Anyone […]

16 Basic Tips for Mastering the Microsoft Surface Pro 3

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The Microsoft Surface Pro 3 balances laptop with tablet in a single, useful 2-in-1 package, but for some people the device includes features that can confuse new owners. We offer 16 basic tips for mastering the Microsoft Surface Pro 3, its features, accessories and software. A lot of our basic tips will cater to the beginning Surface […]

Cheap Surface Pro 3 Upgrades Arrive

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Microsoft is kicking off a new trade-in program designed to let users get their hands on a cheap Surface Pro 3, provided that they own a previous generation Surface. The company, which began selling the Surface Pro 3 last summer, revealed the trade-in program last week. It’s promising as much as $650 for users who […]

Surface Pro 3 Review

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For years, it’s been the belief of most that hardware is only as good as the software running on it. Make no mistake, this is true. It’s why Apple’s iPhone first took off and is still popular. It’s why millions of users install Microsoft Office on their machines despite there being free alternatives. It’s also […]

5 Top Windows 8 Tablets: Asus Transformer Book & More

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Before Windows 8, the state of the Windows tablet market was absolutely laughable. Microsoft, the biggest software company around didn’t have a single Windows tablet they could point potential buyers to for the best experience. To be clear, the problem wasn’t that Microsoft was missing a direct competitor to Apple’s iPad. No, the problem was […]

Surface Pro 3 Price Cut Brings Needed Savings

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Microsoft’ Surface Pro 3 Windows 2-in-1 is well-known for its kickstand and detachable keyboard, but it isn’t necessarily the most affordable Windows PC users can purchase. For a limited time Microsoft is changing that with a Surface Pro 3 price cut designed to save on the best Windows 2-in-1 available. The Microsoft Store website seems […]

Surface Pro 3 vs. iPad Air 2

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Just a few years ago we were only just toying with the idea of device convergence. Tech reporters and industry insiders predicted a future when having so many devices wouldn’t be necessary. You’d pick up your iPhone and it’d have a terrific camera, make phone calls and act as your computer. That day is here […]

iPad Pro Rumors Suggest Real Surface Pro 3 Competitor

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The iPad Pro has been gaining traction in the rumor mill, and the latest piece of information to make its way out is the possibility of the larger iPad coming with the option of a stylus. The late Steve Jobs has mentioned in the past that styli for touch screens is a bad idea, but […]

eTauro USB Charger DUC Reveiw: A more convenient Surface Pro 3 Dock

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Microsoft Surface Pro 3 users can buy Microsoft’s expensive $200 docking station designed for the 2-in-1 tablet and turn the Surface Pro 3 into a desktop computer, but it’s not as convenient as the eTauro USB Charger DUC that adds much of the same functionality, but will travel thanks to a small form factor. The […]

How to Get Back Suface Pro 3’s “Add a Wireless Display Link”

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The Microsoft Surface Pro 3 includes Wireless Display technology so that users can show their Microsoft Surface Pro 3 display content on a TV, projector or monitor with Wireless Display (also called Wi-Di). The “Add a wireless display” link in the project settings screen on the Surface Pro 3 gets removed for some users thanks to a recent […]

How to Set Up Your New Surface Pro 3

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Maybe Microsoft’s entertaining holiday themed commercials enticed you to buy a Surface Pro 3 or maybe a very generous family member gifted one. Now it’s time to set it up and get ready to use this versatile and fun tablet/laptop. We’ll share with readers some basic steps that will help users get the most out […]

Why Buy a Surface Pro 3 Over a Windows Notebook

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Windows notebooks with ridiculously low price points have become the norm. Spend a little bit more money and you can get a Windows notebook with a touchscreen and as much storage as you can ever hope to fill in your life time. Windows tablets have become ridiculously cheap too and now offer Desktop app compatibility. […]

4 Ways to Make the Surface Pro 3 More Personal

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For a company that only has a two years of experience developing tablets and smartphones, the Surface Pro 3 is a remarkably good device. Microsoft stuffed it with a lot of decent hardware. There’s a 12-inch high-definition display for watching movies, looking at documents and browsing the web. The Surface Pro 3 has the heart […]