Among the all potential devices, I have decided to give a try to iPad Pro. The decision making process was not easy and certainly there is pros and cons on this device. Here is my first impression about the device after first couple hours of use.
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Multiple reviews state Surface book’s battery life is around 3 hours when run in Clipboard mode. This is definitely way too short to provide true tablet experience, but I had a hope. That was an assumption I made such that when the clipboard/screen is plugged back into the keyboard, it recharges the screen/clipboard. The concern here I had was how efficient such charge is. If it took hours to recharge the clipboard vs. rapid charge to give additional 30 minutes use etc. Well, it turned out that I was worrying for irrelevant thing.
My previous article just published a few hours ago is essentially obsolete because now Surface Book reviews are popping up across the internet including actual benchmark scores of the dGPU.
Hexus.net with original information from Reddit user now listed actual detail of the Surface book’s discrete GPU. So what’s the expected performance?
When Apple introduces something, Google and Microsoft must counteracts. This relationship can be in any order. With the most recent announcement of Surface Book, I believe Microsoft has the leading edge in terms of utilizing most up to date intel technology. This has been actually true for Apple when comes to Macbook series in general. Is Apple losing the title?
One of the main interest among those who planning to buy Surface Book is the actual performance of the discrete GPU. Yet the detail of which has been suspiciously absent. Using another major comment Microsoft made during Surface Book introduction perhaps help us get the real performance of the GPU. Let’s solve the mystery.
Yes. This is indeed a digital TCG site, but my other hobby is tablets. I had a chance to try a Surface Book at Microsoft store today.