Surface 2 Available in Malaysia on 14 March 2014 from RM1,399

Surface 2 will be made available in Malaysia on 14 March 2014 (Friday) and price for the 32GB and 64GB version was announced just yesterday. Compared to Surface RT, Surface 2 is thinner and faster. With more than 140,000 applications available in the Windows Store, Surface fans will definitely have more reasons to get the brand new device.

Surface 2 Available in Malaysia on 14 March 2014 from RM1,399

That being said, new accessories will be made available in conjunction of the launch of Surface 2 in Malaysia :

Touch Cover 2
Thinner and lighter than the original Touch Cover and measuring only 2.75 mm thin, Touch Cover 2 features backlit keys for even better readability. Touch Cover 2 is more rigid, registers keystrokes with greater accuracy and features more and updated sensors that support a variety of gestures across the entire keyboard. Touch Cover 2 is also spill-resistant and easy to clean.

Type Cover 2
Featuring the same super-thin, lightweight design of the original Type Cover, but it’s now backlit and will be available in Cyan, Magenta, Purple and Black. It’s also more rigid, providing a better lap-typing experience, and is designed to be noticeably quieter when striking keys.

Key Features of Surface 2
Dual-angle kickstand
10 hours of video playback
Powered by NVIDIA Tegra 4 processor
10.6-inch ClearType Full HD display 1920x1080p
USB 3.0 port
3.5-megapixel front camera
5-megapixel rear camera
Improved low-light performance

Surface 2 Price in Malaysia
32GB – RM1,399
64GB – RM1,699

Promotion for Malaysians
Those who purchase Surface 2 will receive free Skype calling to land lines in more than 60 countries for 1 year, unlimited Skype Wi-Fi available at more than 2 million hot spots worldwide for one year, and 200 GB of free OneDrive storage for two years.

With Windows RT 8.1, Surface 2 is pre-loaded with Microsoft Office Home and Student 2013 RT and Outlook 2013 RT and is suitable for students who wish to work and play on the go.

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