Anybody Using A Surface Pro?

Discussion in 'General Computer Talk' started by HecticArt, Feb 15, 2017.

  1. HecticArt

    HecticArt Administrator

    Work has me scheduled for an upgrade of my laptop, and a Surface Pro 4 is an option.
    Its got an i7 -6650U processor w/ 16 gig of memory. (Same basic specs as the laptop that they have available.)

    I've been out of the computer/tablet shopping game for a bit, so I haven't been paying too much attention to how well the Surfaces are standing up as crossovers between laptops and iPads.

    I run Revit, Autocad, and Photoshop a lot, so it needs to keep up.

    It would be nice to trade in my i5 3340M laptop and iPad 4 and only have to travel around with one device.

    Thought from the crowd that has kept up to date on this stuff?
  2. IdRatherBeSkiing

    IdRatherBeSkiing Sherbert is not and never will be ice cream

    I don't but I have a friend who uses it. He has a docking station with 3 monitors at home and docks it there and uses it. Takes it with him it becomes his tablet / laptop. He seems to enjoy the setup. Not sure which Surface he is using. Got the setup about a year ago.
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  3. HecticArt

    HecticArt Administrator


    There's two other people in my division that are due for an upgrade too.

    My boss and I were talking to the IT guy this afternoon, and he's going to give me one to demo first.

    I can give it back if it doesn't work for me. Win win!

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