Microsoft Surface Pro Windows 8 tablet debuts in Singapore

The Surface Pro is now available – with 64GB ($1,198) or 128GB ($1,328) – at Challenger, Harvey Norman and Newstead stores in Singapore, as well as the PC Show 2013. Launch promotions within.

Microsoft Surface Pro tablet joins the Surface RT in Singapore.

Microsoft Surface Pro tablet joins the Surface RT in Singapore.

Surface Pro offers both the capabilities of a PC and the portability of a tablet.

With Surface Pro, users can do whatever can be done on a PC, such as running desktop applications, and enjoy the protection of safety and security software.

Microsoft Surface Pro tablet with in-built kick-stand.

Microsoft Surface Pro tablet with in-built kick-stand.

Like the Surface RT tablet, Surface Pro also comes with the integrated Kickstand and Touch and Type Cover keyboards.

A pen provides note-taking capabilities and precise navigation.

The Surface Pro is business-ready with a suite of enterprise-ready connectivity, security and manageability features:

  • Windows 8 Pro: Enjoy security and ability to run desktop software and the portability of a tablet.
  • Processor capabilities: Intel® core i5 processor with HD graphics.
  • Surface pen: Surface Pro includes a pen that lets you jot down ideas anytime, anywhere.
  • Touch and Type Cover keyboard: A cover that you can type on. Touch Cover clicks in to Surface and offers a slim, spill-resistant keyboard for ultimate portability, while the Type Cover keyboard offers the speed and comfort of a classic keyboard.
  • Security and Manageability: Surface Pro offers the security and manageability of Microsoft BitLocker, which encrypts the hard drive’s data. Install applications and connect with accessories and printers, like any traditional Windows PC.
  • Apps: Apps include Internet Explorer 10, Office, Skype, and Lyn from Microsoft. Other productivity apps available via Microsoft Store include OneNote MX and SkyDrive. Enterprises can also choose to deliver custom apps for the businesses through Enterprise Sideloading, or run legacy Windows 7 desktop applications on Surface Pro.
  • Connectivity: For sharing presentations, videos and documents in HD, connect to projectors, big screens or displays by plugging into the Mini DisplayPort. A full-size USB 3.0 ports transfer files up to 10 times faster than USB 2.0.

The optional accessories are listed below together with their prices in SGD (inclusive of GST).

Accessories

Pricing

Touch Cover (Black, White, Cyan)
*new colours: Magenta and Red

S$168

Type Cover (Black)

S$183

Wedge Touch Mouse Limited Edition Surface Model

S$89

48W Power Supply

S$118

USB to Ethernet for Surface Pro

S$58

VGA Adapter for Surface Pro

S$58

HDMI Adapter for Surface Pro

S$58

Pen

S$44

Consumer launch promotions for Surface tablet computers.

Specifications for the Surface Pro and Surface RT tablets.

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