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This article was published on June 5, 2014


Microsoft’s first Surface Pro 3 ad shows how a tablet can replace your laptop

Microsoft’s first Surface Pro 3 ad shows how a tablet can replace your laptop


Emil Protalinski
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Emil Protalinski

Emil was a reporter for The Next Web between 2012 and 2014. Over the years, he has covered the tech industry for multiple publications, incl Emil was a reporter for The Next Web between 2012 and 2014. Over the years, he has covered the tech industry for multiple publications, including Ars Technica, Neowin, TechSpot, ZDNet, and CNET. Stay in touch via Facebook, Twitter, and Google+.

Microsoft today released the first ad for its new Surface Pro 3 tablet-laptop hybrid. In 30 seconds, the company manages to show off quite a few features, including the pen, the kickstand, detachable keyboard, USB port, and Microsoft Office:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CTo5DfBtWkY

As my colleague Roberto Baldwin put it, “Oh good. It tells you what it does instead of stupid dancing.” This is a good trend. Even the Surface Pro 3 trailer was well done, in our humble opinion.

See also – Surface Pro 3 review: Has Microsoft’s delicate compromise worked this time? and Surface Pro 3 first impressions: Third time’s almost the charm

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