They are well designed, have the best screens, very reliable and still the iconic original design that changed Windows PCs.

Perhaps because I know the hardware so well I am a little disappointed that there is no USB-C or Thunderbolt 3 on the Pro or Laptop – it would have made great hardware spectacular.

And the reason for this oversight remains obscure. After all the 15” Surface Book 2 and the recently released 10” Surface Go have USB-C ports that let you charge your laptop or another device, transfer files, and connect to external displays, all without needing different cables.

But the old Mortein ad for Louie the Fly said, “When you are on a good thing, stick to it”. Microsoft sets its path, as Apple does. Prices are at the premium end.

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