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If the price for the Pro isn't 800 bucks WITH TYPEBOARD. This thing will flop. I don't even know why Microsoft bothers with the RT. They need to let RT die.

RT should be the phone version and include native wireless remote desktop with windows 8.
post #22 of 26
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Originally Posted by Darkpriest667 View Post

If the price for the Pro isn't 800 bucks WITH TYPEBOARD. This thing will flop. I don't even know why Microsoft bothers with the RT. They need to let RT die.

Tell us how you really feel.

PS: They are getting rid of the RT Moniker.
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post #23 of 26
Shouldn't it say "present"?
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post #24 of 26
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Originally Posted by Domino View Post

RT should be the phone version and include native wireless remote desktop with windows 8.

what what? It does!

The RT has been my perfect "thin client" for RDP'ing to my computer. It's nice to sit comfortably in my couch with a tablet in hand that's essentially powered by an 4.3ghz i7 with 2 SSD's and terabytes of space.

I RDP like a champ! tongue.gif
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post #25 of 26
And just when I was looking at the Surface Pro to replace my old Dell Inspiron 1440. Hopefully the battery life is greatly improved and they price it fairly. If I can get a 256GB Surface Pro 2 with a good Haswell CPU and 8-16GB of RAM with ~10 hours of battery life for <$1,500 and a TypeCover, I'll buy it in a heartbeat.
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I too was tempted by the price drop of Surface Pro. I shall wait and see what Surface Pro 2 offers smile.gif
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