A Wi-Fi-only model of the Microsoft Surface Pro 8 is priced at Rs. 1,04,499, while the LTE model is priced at Rs. 1,27,599.
Those who pre-order Surface 8 Pro will receive a Signature Keyboard worth Rs 16,999 for free.
Microsoft has launched its Surface Pro 8 and Surface Pro 7+ in India. On September 22, 2021, Microsoft unveiled the Surface Pro 8, a device that features Intel Core processors running at 11th Gen, built on Intel’s ultra-thin Evo platform. Microsoft claims the Surface Pro 8 is more than twice as fast as its predecessor and has two Thunderbolt 4 ports. There is a 13-inch PixelSense Flow Display on the Surface Pro 8 powered by 11th Gen Intel Core processors.
Microsoft Surface Pro 8 Price and Availability
The price of the Surface Pro 8 starts at Rs. 1,04,499 if you want the Wi-Fi-only model and Rs. 1,27,599 if you wish to the LTE model. Surface Pro 8 can be pre-ordered now. Microsoft is offering a free Signature Keyboard worth Rs 16,999 as a launch offer for all pre-order users for a limited time. You can purchase it from Amazon and authorized resellers such as Reliance Digital from February 15.
Microsoft Surface Pro 8 Specifications
Microsoft Surface Pro 8 measures 287×208×9.3mm and weighs 889grams. The Surface Pro 8 features a PixelSense touch display with a resolution of 2880 x 1920 pixels, 267ppi pixel density, a 3:2 aspect ratio, and a refresh rate of 120Hz. The device is also equipped with Dolby Vision and Adaptive Color.
It comes with a 5MP front-facing camera that can record video at 1080p. Moreover, the device has a 10MP rear-facing camera with autofocus and 1080p and 4K video recording capabilities. The front camera supports Windows Hello authentication.
It also supports the new Surface Pro Signature Keyboard. The Surface Slim Pen 2 is also housed (and charged) on the keyboard. On a typical usage pattern at 150 nits with auto-brightness and adaptive color disabled, Microsoft claims the Surface 8 Pro battery can last for up to 16 hours.
The WiFi model of Surface Pro 8 will include up to 32GB of RAM and 1TB of storage. Additionally, an LTE version of the laptop will be available with 17GB RAM and 256GB storage. Surface Pro 8 has two Thunderbolt 4 ports. Built on the Intel Evo platform for ultra-thin devices, it is powered by 11th Generation Intel Core processors. In addition, it has a TPM chip for enterprise-grade security and the ability to use BitLocker.
Connectivity-wise, it supports Wi-Fi 6 802.11ax, Bluetooth 5.1, 2 × USB Type-C Thunderbolt 4 ports, and a 3.5mm audio jack. A SIM card slot is also available in the LTE version.