Comment: Microsoft’s new Surface Go will put only the smallest of dents in iPad sales

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    Microsoft may be positioning its new $399 Surface Go tablet as a competitor to Apple’s $329 iPad, but I don’t think Apple need be particularly concerned.

    On the, ah, surface, the Go looks like a good deal. For $70 more than the base-model iPad, you get something presenting itself as a full PC, running desktop apps rather than mobile ones. You can also add a $99 or $129 keyboard to turn it into a laptop, an option Apple reserves for the much more expensive iPad Pro.

    Microsoft’s keyboards also include a trackpad, with the additional option of a $35 mouse …

    View the original article: https://9to5mac.com/2018/07/10/microsoft-surface-go-versus-ipad/

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