Microsoft confirms October 26 launch date for Surface tablet

By Jos
Jul 30, 2012
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  1. Microsoft has confirmed its Surface tablet will land alongside Windows 8 on October 26. Although the company had hinted at a simultaneous launch in the past, this is the first time they've actually confirmed a specific date. It should be……

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  2. Kneep

    Kneep Newcomer, in training Posts: 40

    Has it been confirmed that these will only be available for sale in MS Stores? If so, they aren't going to make much, they don't have a store in every major city yet. Odd marketing ....
  3. If only there was a magical place where anyone with an internet connection could go to purchase something... That would be cool.
  4. Fbarnett

    Fbarnett TechSpot Enthusiast Posts: 183   +24

    you mean kinda like shopping online from our computer? No way it will never work
    Wendig0 likes this.
  5. RubinOnRye

    RubinOnRye Newcomer, in training Posts: 56

    I did hear from a good friend, Homer J Simpson, that they "have the internet on computers now." Maybe you guys are right, but it could just be rumor.
  6. Teko03

    Teko03 TechSpot Enthusiast Posts: 113   +25

    The only I problem I see with this is not being able to test the Touch & Type covers, too see which one feels best.
  7. please just take out the RT
    its not that hard
    one will be called pro and the other nothing
  8. cliffordcooley

    cliffordcooley TechSpot Paladin Posts: 5,806   +1,431

    It is my understanding Windows RT is the first and only Windows OS to support Arm Processors.

    If that is the case, why would they take out the RT version?


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