Microsoft's newest ad for the Surface Pro 3 tablet is making a bold statement about the future of laptops: You don't need them.
The ad features a young man moving deftly about his day with the aid of his Surface Pro 3, using the device as an alarm clock, a notepad and a laptop. In short, he can do everything on one seamlessly connected device.
We reviewed the Surface Pro 3, giving high marks to its fully functional and detachable keyboard, bright screen and lightweight form factor — all conditions necessary to be a viable replacement for both your laptop, while giving you the advantage of a tablet. But what really makes this tablet a game-changer is its wide-range kickstand, which has the ability to reach a 150-degree tilt.