Microsoft Surface 2

Microsoft Corporation is best known for developing, manufacturing, licensing, supporting and selling computer software and other computer components including personal computers. It is an American multinational technology company and it is one of the world’s most valuable companies. It is founded by Paul Allen and Bill Gates and its headquarters are in Redmond, Washington.

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Microsoft has launched a lot of devices and they all are equally good. Microsoft surface 2 is one of the devices that we love from their range.

Before surface 2, Microsoft developed and introduced Microsoft Surface, which was obviously very good in use because MS Corporation has always made remarkable things. Then, surface 2 was launched. Then Microsoft launched its next device in Surface-series which was ‘Surface 3’. It was made with a little change and with some new features. It was just unveiled after one week of discontinuation of Surface 2.

Surface 2 has discontinued but here are a few things that the users have always loved about it:



Its outer covering is made up of glass and magnesium alloy which makes it look more attractive. With its sleek design, it looks like its predecessor but have a slight difference in appearance.  It has a width of 10.81 inches and in centimeters it is about 27.5. It has a height of 6.81 inches which means 17.3 in centimeters. It is easy to handle and use. Surface 2 is thinner and lighter so thatit will not disturb you while working because of its weight. And it does not contain any port for inserting sim cards but still it has many apps for communication.


It has a broad display of 10.6 inches (27 cm) 1920 x 1080 px(208 ppi). It conducts with a very clear view of HD clear screen in 16:9 aspect ratios. It will let you see more clearly and you enjoy playing games, watching videos, video callings and of course your other works too.  Its displaying color is more than 50% better than its previous tablet surface 3.


Whenever we talk about devices such as mobiles, iPods, tablets etc. we first think about its camera because everyone of us is very conscious about taking good pictures and video calling in a good view. If we talk about its front camera, it has 3.5 megapixels, 1080p HD. And its rear camera can take a vision about 5 megapixels, 1080p HD.

Memory and Storage:

It has 2 GB memory which will be enough for your use; it can install many apps, videos, songs, movies and pictures in it. Even then it could work without hanging. It has an internal storage of about 32 GB in which 18 GB will be available or about 64 GB in which 47 GB will be available. But if you need more space in it for storage you can insert a SD card of your own choice of memory and storage, as it has a separate port for inserting SD card which is a full size USB 3.0 port.


According to Microsoft Corporation, the developments and advancements in Surface 2 havemade it work three or four times more fast and efficiently than its predecessor ‘Surface’. Also it has a long battery time of about 10 hours even in continuously using it. So you can work more attentively without thinking of its finishing battery. It has a non-removable battery which cannot be directly changed.

Operating system:

In original Microsoft surface, MS launched it with Office 2013 RT Beta but in this version Microsoft has used windows RT 8.1 and Office 2013 RT. These changes make it more useful than its previous versions.


It has many useful build-in applications such as mail, calendar, contacts, calculator etc. Also some interesting apps about food and drinks, health and fitness, sports and travelling, stocks and weather are included which were later given the name of MSN apps by Microsoft. It also has Bluetooth, radio, Wi-Fi, location and GPS.

Microsoft has always done great work and made excellent technology devices. Its Surface series gives us a chance to enjoy technology in a better way. It has great features and long lasting battery life, it is just as you are using a laptop or PC because you can do all your tasks on it. It is best for office use and to carry along wherever you go.

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