Microsoft to launch a huge tablet for business clients

Microsoft to launch a huge tablet for business clients

The US software and hardware giant Microsoft has decided to launch a new huge tablet called Surface Hub. The device will soon be available for pre-orders and will appear on July 1 this year. The slate is designed for business users who like to perform presentations or brainstorming sessions and can be mounted on a wall.

The Surface Hub will be available in two versions. The first one will offer a 55-inch display at Full HD resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels), while the second one will have a larger 84-inch screen at 4K resolution (3840 x 2160 pixels). In both cases, however, the displays will have support for 100 simultaneous touches for easier use.

Along with the large displays the Surface Hub will have powerful hardware – the tablets will have powerful Intel Core i7 processors, graphics solutions provided by NVIDIA, support for Wi-Fi and NFC, built-in cameras, as well as HDMI and USB ports. In addition to this the Surface Hub models will run a modified version of Windows 10 that will be optimized for video conferences, Skype and data transfers over the Internet.

Unfortunately the Surface Hub will not be cheap – the 55-inch version will cost USD 7 000, while the 84-inch version will sell for USD 20 000.

Source: Microsoft

Related posts

Microsoft sets January 21 for next Windows 10 day

Microsoft sets January 21 for next Windows 10 day

A few weeks ago we reported that Microsoft planned to unveil a ton of new Windows 10 features aimed at regular users on a certain day in January 2015. This day has now been set and it is January 21, 2015. The event will likely be a big one as several Microsoft directors will be speaking at it...

Buffalo sells super thin external hard drive

The Japanese company Buffalo Technologies has started the sales of a new external hard drive known as MiniStation Slim HD-PUS500U3. The drive offers a capacity of 500 GB and something more… The MiniStation Slim HD-PUS500U3 is unusual because it comes hidden in a metallic...

Low Cost Touch Screen Industrial Panel Personal Computers by AIS

American Industrial Systems unveiled a range of Industrial Touch Screen Panel PCs which feature CAN-bus controller-area network interface support for Industrial Automation, Marine and Automotive Applications. American Industrial Systems already has hundreds of high-performance pre-designed...

Leave a comment