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Microsoft Surface Go

from  $399+

    Microsoft Surface Go

    from  $399+
    from  $399+
    Surface Go Review: Not quite Microsoft’s iPad killer

    Surface Go Review: Not quite Microsoft’s iPad killer

    Posted   08.04.18
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    82 Engadget Score
    There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.
    82

    There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.

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    Engadget Review

    The Surface Go is the first Surface that can actually take on the iPad. It's impressively thin and light, while also being a fully-fledged Windows PC. Unfortunately, its slow hardware means you can't stress it too much, and Windows still needs more compelling tablet apps.

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    Pros
    • Incredibly thin and light
    • Gorgeous display
    • Runs Windows apps
    • Great keyboard case
    Cons
    • Keyboard and other accessories cost extra
    • Pentium Gold CPU is slow
    • Not many great Windows tablet apps

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    Specs

    Key Specs

    Form factor
    Tablet
    Operating system
    Windows
    Screen size
    10in
    Maximum battery life
    Up to 9hr

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    82 Engadget Score
    There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.
    82

    There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.

    How we score

    The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

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