Surface Pro Future

Discussion in 'Microsoft Surface Pro' started by GTiceman, Oct 26, 2016.

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Is the Surface Pro Line Dead?

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  1. GTiceman

    GTiceman Active Member

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    So after today's announcements does anyone feel that the Surface Pro line might be dying? I love my Surface Pro 3 and really don't want a Surface Book.

    Just asking the question as my system is running strong and I don't have plans on retiring any time soon.
     
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    We will see more in the future....
     
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    Not sure why you'd think that. We all knew there would be no SP5 at yesterdays event.
     
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    Next version, I hope, will get a larger screen. I would like a SP5 to be the screen size of an iPad Pro / Surface Book, but the form factor of the Surface Pro...
     
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    I think the Surface brand is doing better then ever right now. I would be extremely worried if I were Apple or Samsung.
     
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    Even if they can get a larger screen into the current form factor, I really hope they don't. Bezels serve a very important purpose, and the current bezel size is perfect right now.
     
  7. GTiceman

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    I actually partially hoped there would be a new i7 version.
     
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    I like the form of the SP4, lighter by a tad and more battery would be great. I know we hit a slowdown because the lack of chip-sets for the Pro form factor. I want to see USB C as well, i Know it is rarer.

    Really just threw this up for some healthy discussion. I love traveling with my SP3 and I am never going to the book if I can help it.
     
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  9. CrippsCorner

    CrippsCorner Well-Known Member

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    I'm planning to buy a new Surface Pro next year and the rumour is new Pro/Book versions will be revealed 'early' 2017... so looking good for me, although I'm sure they will just be small improvements from here on in for a few years.

    Really tempted to get a Book, but I prefer a smaller device.
     
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    agree with GTicemanActive Member surface pro is for the future
     
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    ...but there is! However, you're right, it's still not called a "Surface Pro 5" lol
     

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