Microsoft has done it again and this time they have done something really big! The new Microsoft Surface Studio PC is claimed to be one of a kind in its category. Not just a few but this new PC is loaded with new and much upgraded features which is capable to take your work to a whole new level.
Claimed to have the thinnest LCD touch screen monitor till now with a thickness of 12.5mm, measuring 28 inch in length and with an ability of pushing 13.5 million pixels, which is 63 percent more than a 4K display. Powered by the Windows 10, the Surface Chief stated,” It is designed to work seamlessly with the Creator’s Update.”
The USP of the Surface Studio is its 4500 x 3000 Pixel Sense Display. It can easily switch over DCI-P3 and RGB color schemes. So you can immediately see how your designs will look when they will be physically printed. Also it has the feature to give a preview of the actual size of the print design. For example one inch of design will be exactly one inch of the print, so design estimation will be completely accurate. This is something all graphic designers will be excited to know. There are 95Pixels per Inch in the monitor, making it almost impossible to spot any pixels with the naked eye and an aspect ratio of 3:2. Well, that’s not all, this revolutionary monitor comes with a zero gravity hinge, composed of 80 custom designed springs which can help you work at any angle of comfort with the limit of 20 degrees.
Full Specifications for the Surface Studio PC
The Surface Studio is all well and good to believe about the hardware that’s going to drive the device, we have listed the important specifications:
- 28″ PixelSense Display
- Quad-core 6th Gen Intel Core i5 or i7
- NVIDIA GeForce GTX 965M 2GB GPU GDDR5 memory or NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980M 4GB GPU GDDR5 memory
- Optional Hard Disk Space : 1TB or 2TB
- 8GB, 16GB, or 32GB RAM
Surface Studio comes with a keyboard and mouse, if in case you don’t feel like working on the touch screen, and also a surface pen. Yes, Microsoft has designed Surface specially keeping in mind the comfort and techniques for designers and creators. What’s new Microsoft has introduced is the Surface Dial as an input device. This device is like a puck and is used to control units with radial parameters like adjusting the volume, selecting colors from a color circle etc.
Three different Surface Studio PC on offer:
Coming down to the performance criteria of Surface, it comes in three variant specifications. well, you have plenty of different option to select if you wish the Studio is the same you desire to have. All of them are somewhat costly but compete well enough with Apple iMac. Here are the three options:
- 1TB / Intel Core i5 – 8GB RAM / 2GB GPU – $2,999
- 1TB / Intel Core i7 – 16GB RAM / 2GB GPU – $3,499
- 2TB / Intel Core i7 – 32GB RAM / 4GB GPU – $4,199
The Microsoft Surface Studio is going to be available in relatively limited quantities. Currently the Studio is available for preorder here.
Far away from the traditional Apple design, the Surface studio is definitely not a clone of the iMac and has managed to make its own position in the market. Microsoft Surface Studio PC is surely going places, especially for designers and skilled technicians.