Dec 20, 2016 03:42 AM EST
Surface Pro 5 Release Date, Specs: Everything You Need to Know about The Most Flexible Device Coming in 2017 [RUMOR]
Surface Pro 5 is not here yet but once Microsoft launches the 2-in-1 device, it is going to be massive. Reports suggest incredible innards packed in a sleek and light chassis with improved hinge. Here's what to expect!
Surface Pro 5 Specifications
The latest Intel Kaby Lake processor is expected to be put under the hood of Surface Pro 5. The Kaby Lake will power a 4K screen resolution and conserve battery much better than its predecessor. According to Forbes, Surface Pro 5 might replace Notebooks due to its functionality.
There are a few other selling points that Microsoft could be using to boost the sales of the upcoming Surface Pro device. The top-tier hybrid laptop will likely sport 512 GB of internal storage and 16 GB of RAM. Microsoft will most likely boost Surface Pro 5 specs with the latest Windows 10 version.
The previously-released Surface Book has shown impressive hardware that's slightly below MacBook Pro. Thus, the tech crowds are hoping to see exciting specs coming with Surface Pro 5 to take on Apple's flagship laptop.
Surface Pro 5 Design
Microsoft has been working on new experiences and improving performances. It's logical that the Surface Pro 5 will be shipped with improved hinges for smoother experience. If rumor is to be believed, the faithful can expect the most flexible device coming out as a stunner in 2017.
The dimension will be made thinner and lighter as well. Other components rumored to enhance the laptop include fingerprint scanner and USB type C ports. It will likely support Thunderbolt 3.
Surface Pro 5: Surface Pen
The Surface Pen will get a huge overhaul as Microsoft is speculated to bring wireless charging feature to the stylus. There is also a magnetic dock for charging need.
Surface Pro 5 Release Date
The Surface Pro 4 receives price cut and a discount is usually a clear hint that another new model is slated to debut, TopExaminer reported. Reports suggest that Microsoft could unveil Surface Pro 5 in Spring 2017.