Microsoft Surface with Windows RT 32GB (with Black Touch Cover)

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    Microsoft Surface with Windows RT 32GB with Black Touch Cover

    Who says that pretty can’t be practical? It’s time for a tablet that’s more than meets the eye. Powerful processing and beautiful design unite on Surface. Whether you’re working hard or hardly working, Surface’s integrated Kickstand and revolutionary Touch Cover let you work, play, and connect with others like never before. Plug into external displays like projectors and HDTV, and share your world1. Pre-loaded with Windows RT, Microsoft Office 2013 RT2, Xbox apps, and other essentials.

    Timeless. Tough.
    A feat of engineering and a work of art. One touch and you’ll recognise the thoughtful design and precision craftsmanship that make Surface a joy to behold. The unique VaporMg casing delivers a high-quality fit and finish that’s ultra-light and durable.

    Kick. Start.
    The integrated Kickstand enables hands-free entertainment. Kick back and enjoy HD video, take beautiful photos, or click in and do more with Touch Cover; Surface’s Kickstand gives you the foundation to do what you want. To use Surface as a tablet, just flip the Kickstand closed and it disappears into the casing.

    Click. Type.
    A cover you can type on. Touch Cover clicks in to Surface and offers a slim, spill-resistant keyboard for typing. Available in vibrant colours, you’re sure to find a cover to match your personal style. Or choose Type Cover, which combines the speed and comfort of a classic keyboard with a super-thin, lightweight design that’s ideal for extended usage at home or at the office.

    Connect. Share.
    Surface with Windows RT is incredibly thin, but still features a full-size USB port, microSD card slot and HD video out port1. Easily transfer files or use compatible accessories2. Charge up, plug in and show off.

    Serious. Fun.
    Where work meets play. The power of Windows, the productivity of Office Home & Student 2013 RT Preview1, and the joy of Xbox - not to mention apps, social media, music and more2. Surface is also cloud-connected with SkyDrive, so you can access your content from anywhere, at any time3.

    1 Preview edition installed. Final Office version will be installed via Windows Update when available (free download; ISP fees apply). Some features and programs unsupported. See http://office.com/officeRT 2 Works exclusively with apps from the Windows Store. 3 Wi-Fi required; ISP fees apply.

    Features:

    VaporMg™ casing
    Made with VaporMg, Surface is precision crafted to be tough yet elegant, without excessive bulk. At less than 1.5 pounds, with a watch-like finish that’s incredibly smooth, and durable, Surface is a delight to hold and touch.

    Integrated Kickstand
    Integrated Kickstand provides uncompromised support and flexibility. Flip out the Kickstand for hands-free entertainment. Whether you’re watching a movie, or shooting video, Surface stands on its own.

    Touch Cover
    The cover you can type on. Touch Cover clicks in to Surface in an instant, and offers a sleek, spill-resistant exterior for working – no matter where you find yourself. When folded back, Touch Cover automatically disables keystrokes for a full touchscreen experience; when closed, it turns off your display. Give Surface your personal touch with a colour that matches your style.

    Ports and Connectivity
    Bring your entire media collection with you wherever you go. A microSDXC card slot lets you add up to 64 GB of extra storage. Show off everything on the big screen using the HD video out port. Full-size USB port and Bluetooth 4.0 provide clutter-free connections with wireless mice and headsets. Dual 2x2 MIMO antennas provide reliable internet connectivity.

    Windows RT and Microsoft Office Home and Student 2013 RT Preview
    Work anywhere, anytime with Windows RT and Office 2013 RT2. Keep tabs on news, friends, and entertainment with pre-loaded Microsoft apps. Visit the Windows Store3 to discover more apps and games.

    Front and rear-facing 720p HD video cameras
    Capture life from all sides with LifeCam. The rear camera is angled to shoot straight ahead when the Kickstand is flipped out. The Kickstand also enables hands-free Skype video chat or recording. Custom lens design and an ambient light sensor maximize light intake while providing sharp focus so you'll never miss a shot.

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    Storage Availability

    Here's how much storage you will have available out of the box5:

    •  The 32 GB Surface with Windows RT has approximately 16 GB storage available for user content.
    •  The 64 GB Surface with Windows RT has approximately 45 GB storage available for user content.

    How can I add more storage space?

    • If you do run out of space on your Surface, there are several easy ways to expand your storage. Surface comes pre-loaded with the SkyDrive app allowing you to store up to 7GB of content in the cloud for free5. The device also includes a microSDXC card slot that can be used to store up to 64 GB of additional content to your device.

    Touch vs. Type Cover

    • Touch Cover and Type Cover are revolutionary ways to click in and do more with Surface. With full keyboards, touchpads, and Windows and media shortcuts, you can type, chat, blog, and get stuff done, faster! Both covers click into Surface easily, and protect your display when folded closed.
    • Touch Cover is an amazingly thin and ultra-light dual keyboard cover, with a spill-resistant surface, it comes in several vibrant colors to express your personal style.
    • Need to do more, faster? Try Type Cover, the dual keyboard cover that lets you work the way you’re used to working. With a full row of function keys, Type Cover marries the comfort and speed of a traditional keyboard with an incredibly thin form factor so you can be productive anywhere, anytime.
    • Your purchase of Surface with Windows RT includes a sleek black Touch Cover. Other vibrant colours are also available for individual purchase. If you prefer a more traditional work experience, consider purchasing an additional Type Cover.

    Windows RT vs. Windows 8

    Operating System:

    • Windows RT is a new version of Microsoft Windows that's built to run on ARM-based tablets and PCs. It works exclusively with apps available in the Windows Store.
    • Windows 8 Pro runs current Windows 7 desktop applications. It can also use the programs and apps available in the Windows Store.

    Productivity:

    • Surface with Windows RT comes installed with Microsoft Office Home and Student 2013 RT Preview1
    • Windows 8 Pro supports the full Office experience. Run Outlook, Word, SharePoint Designer, PowerPoint and more. Windows 8 Pro can run all of the applications that you’ve used on previous version of Windows.

    Applications:

    • Windows RT runs Microsoft Office Home and Student 2013 RT Preview1, (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, OneNote); Windows Mail and Messaging; SkyDrive; Internet Explorer 10; Bing; Xbox Music, Video, and Games.
    • Windows 8 runs Windows Mail and Messaging; SkyDrive; Internet Explorer 10; Bing; Xbox Music, Video, and Games

    Security:

    • Surface with Windows RT features device encryption and comes with Windows Defender
    • Windows 8 Pro provides enhanced networking and IT management. Surface with Windows 8 Pro is secured with BitLocker drive encryption, use Remote Desktop, Active Directory, and Client Hyper-V. Compatible with third party applications.

    Tech Spec:

    • OS: Windows RT, Microsoft Office Home and Student 2013 RT Preview2
    • EXTERIOR: Dimensions: 274.7 x 172 x 9.3 mm • Weight: 676 grams • Casing: VaporMg • Color: Dark Titanium • Physical buttons: Volume, Power
    • STORAGE5: 32 GB • 64 GB • System software uses significant storage space.  Available storage is subject to change based on system software updates and apps usage.  1 GB = 1 billion bytes.  See Surface.com/storage for more details.
    • DISPLAY: Screen: 10.6" ClearType HD Display • Resolution: 1366 x768 • Aspect Ratio: 16:9 (widescreen) • Touch: 5-point multi-touch
    • CPU: Chip: NVIDIA T30 • System memory: 2 GB RAM
    • WIRELESS: Wireless: Wi-Fi (802.11a/b/g/n) • Bluetooth 4.0 technology
    • BATTERY: Up to 8 hours mixed activity • 7-15 days idle life
    • CAMERAS: Two 720p HD cameras, front and rear-facing
    • AUDIO: Stereo speakers • Two microphones
    • PORTS: Full-size USB 2.0 • microSDXC card reader • Headphone jack • HD video out port • Cover port
    • SENSORS: Ambient light sensor • Accelerometer • Gyroscope • Magnetometer
    • WARRANTY: 1-year limited hardware warranty
    • APPS (included):| Mail • Messaging • Word • Power Point • Excel • OneNote • SkyDrive • Internet Explorer 10 • Bing • Music • Video • Games • and more.

    BLACK TOUCH COVER:

    • DIMENSIONS: 7.4 x 11.0 in • 3 mm thin
    • WEIGHT: 0.46 lbs
    • COLOUR: Black • Additional colours (White, Cyan) sold separately
    • KEYS: Activation: Pressure-sensing input • Layout: QWERTY
    • INTERFACE: Magnetic
    • SENSORS: Accelerometer
    • WARRANTY: 1-year limited hardware warranty

    What's in the Box:

    •  Surface with Windows RT and Office Home & Student 2013 RT Preview2
    •  Power supply
    •  QuickStart Guide
    •  Safety and warranty documents
    •  Languages available on this device: UK English, French, German

    The hardware warranty for this product is only valid in the countries listed in the warranty.  Shipping the product to or use in countries not listed in the warranty may void the warranty and your product may not be eligible for in warranty or paid warranty service.  Please read the hardware warranty and support details carefully before you purchase this product.  

    [1] HD Video Out also requires the HD Digital AV Adapter or VGA Adapter (each sold separately).

    [2] Microsoft Home and Student 2013 RT Preview edition installed. Final Office Home & Student version will be installed via Windows Update when available (free download; ISP fees apply). Some features and programs unsupported. Office Home & Student 2013 RT Preview and the final version are not for use in commercial, nonprofit, or revenue generating activities. Commercial license options available (sold separately).

    [3] Surface with Windows RT works exclusively with apps from the Windows Store.

    [4] Surface comes with an express manufacturer’s guaranteed one-year limited warranty. See surface.com/support for details. In addition, our products may come with guarantees that cannot be disclaimed under law. Microsoft will provide you with any additional protection and benefit of any applicable statutory rights relating to faulty or misdescribed products or services. Should you have an issue with your product, please call us at the customer support number located on our Sales and Support page. For an additional fee, protect your Surface with Microsoft’s Extended Service Plan.

    [5] System software uses significant storage space.  Available storage is subject to change based on system software updates and apps usage.  1 GB = 1 billion bytes. For more information, see Surface.com/storage.

    [6] Internet required; ISP fees apply.