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Microsoft's tiniest new Surface laptop has one big advantage over the pricier iPad Pro - but there are 2 key reasons why it's still not right for most people

Posted On: 30 May 2020   |   Posted By: Business Insider

Microsoft's tiniest new Surface laptop has one big advantage over the pricier iPad Pro - but there are 2 key reasons why it's still not right for most people

Microsoft's Surface Go 2 is a great tablet for entertainment and light productivity, thanks to its small size and useful kickstand.
But to get the most out of it as a work device, you need to spend extra to purchase the keyboard cover and upgrade the processor.
It has an advantage over the pricier iPad Pro in that it runs a desktop operating system, making it easy to work as you normally would on a laptop.
But overall, there are other Windows devices and Chromebooks around the same price range that might be better suited for work depending on your needs.
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Microsoft's new miniature laptop-tablet hybrid, the Surface Go 2, sounds great on the surface.
It starts at just $400, making it more affordable than most laptops and tablets. It's small enough to tote around in a moderately sized purse or small backpack. And most of all, it has a convenient and sturdily built hinge that makes it much easier to use in a wider variety of scenarios compared to other...

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