Microsoft's Surface Go tablet ready to do battle with iPad

Microsoft Unveils $399 Surface Go Tablet Running Windows 10S

Starting at $399, the Surface Go is a 10-inch device that may need a handful of accessories in order to achieve its potential.

As for RAM, buyers get their choice of either 4GB of DDR3 or 8GB of DDR3 RAM. The base spec version features 4GB of RAM and a 64GB eMMC drive and costs $399 while the other version now available has 8GB of RAM and a 128GB solid-state drive and that will go for $549. This is in addition to the Surface Connector which can also be used for charging purposes and connecting the Surface desktop dock.

Microsoft is going to sell two new adapters that will solve main connectivity issues of the upcoming Surface Go tablet.

It comes with Windows 10 installed, but by default it runs in so-called "S-mode", which is a slightly more locked-down version of Windows that only allows you to install apps available in the Windows Store.

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It also comes with 8 megapixel rear and 5-megapixel front cameras with Windows Hello to enable signing in using face recognition. You may be tempted to order it from the Microsoft Store, but I must urge you not to. Why? In case you wish to though, you can upgrade to the regular version of Windows for free. The Type Cover starts at $99 but will increase to $129 for anyone who wants "laptop-class typing", something that will apparently get them keys with around 1mm of physical travel.

Microsoft has a winning product in its Surface tablet and laptop lineups, but affording these products is a losing game for many. The $400 price tag is nearly tempting until you consider the $99 Surface Pen and $99 Surface Type Cover you probably want to buy with it.

That's on August 2 in the US, August 23 in the United Kingdom, and August 27 in Australia. There are Chromebooks that cost around the same as the Surface Go and provide better battery life. While the device does seem interesting, it remains to be seen if the dual-core processor will be good enough for heavy duty tasks.

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