In March when Apple released the iPad starting level, analysts were confident that the response from Microsoft will not keep you waiting. And there he was. Presented by Surface, Go is the smallest and cheapest in the lineup. But Microsoft managed to retain the support of key functionality of Windows 10, although working with serious resource-intensive applications you can just forget it.

The heart of the new tablet stands an old and happy with the slow dual core processor Intel Pentium Gold 4415Y, to which is attached only 4 GB of RAM. Not bad for a tablet, but not enough for a normal workstation, so there is a possibility of memory expansion, including replacement of the underlying storage on the 64 GB version. For a fee, of course, but a 10-inch display with a resolution of 1800×1200 pixels upgrade is not subject.

But the model Surface Go significantly lighter and smaller than big brother Pro, it weighs just 522 grams and the student is placed in a bag than a professional tablet or laptop. Microsoft assured that Intel demanded that seek to optimize the processor for use with Windows and Office, that gives us up to 9 hours of Autonomous operation.

For connecting peripherals use the USB-C port, which claimed to support all the accessories of the collection Surface. Surcharge your will stylus Surface Pen ($99.99), cover-Go keyboard Surface Type Cover ($99.99) and the mouse Surface Mobile Mouse ($34.99). The main factor that everyone is interested in: the price Surface of Go will be only $399. Pre-order opened today, in the free market the novelty will be the 2 August.

Source — Microsoft