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Microsoft Corporation Launches Surface 3

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The American high-tech multinational giant, Microsoft Corporation, has decided to launch Surface 3, as the management of the digital company has announced that it would soon launch a new affordable tablet. The price of this tablet would be only $499, same as the price of iPad Air 2. The product would reach the market shelves in May 2015. Microsoft news affirms that the company was able to sell 700,000,000 surface tablets in 2014.This information is sufficient to explain that it has already established its position in the market and holds the potential grow further.

Surface 3 is the lightest tablet of Microsoft, as the weight of the newly developed gadget is 1.37 pounds. This advantage of the product would play an important role in facilitating its users. Microsoft breaking news has reported that it does not feature a fan and operates on Intel's quad-core Atom X7 CPU, which is able to work at a speed of 2.4 GHz. It intends to target customers who are concerned about costs and performance. This would influence the market share of the company.

The pioneered device also features an 8-megapixel camera that is able to capture high quality images. A front facing 3.5 megapixel camera is also installed in this device. The tablet offers a battery life of 10 hours and is capable of storing a large amount of data as it holds a Random Access Memory (RAM) of 2-gigabytes and an internal memory of 64-gigabytes. The huge internal memory would allow the users to store a large amount of useful information.

The users of this invention need to purchase a Microsoft Type Cover keyboard to operate this product. The price of aforementioned keyboard is $129. The other features of this encompass micro universal serial bus charging port, a universal serial bus 3.0 port, and micro SD card storage upgrade. The screen resolution of this tablet is 1920x1080, which is a larger screen than its rival iPad2. The promising features of the invention marks the future prospects of the company. The market experts and analysts have critically acclaimed and supported the development of the innovative product.

This high tech gadget is also capable of recording a high definition video in 1080p resolution. Microsoft news today indicates that this new device has Windows 8.1. Now it is yet to be seen that to what extent this new economical high-tech 'handheld' is able to play its role in expanding the market share of the American company in the tablet market.