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Consumer Reports pulls "recommended" rating of Microsoft Surface products

Consumer Reports pulls "recommended" rating of Microsoft Surface products

Danny Zepeda

Consumer Reports today withdrew its “recommended” rating of four Microsoft Surface products due to “poor predicted reliability.” The Microsoft Surface line that includes the Pro, Book and Laptop, has been lauded for its premium design and appealing aesthetic, but in the long run, they might not be the best products to invest in. To come to a decision, Consumer Reports conducts a survey...

Microsoft: Surface Laptop's fabric finish is a luxury and should be cared for as such

Microsoft: Surface Laptop's fabric finish is a luxury and should be cared for as such

Danny Zepeda

Microsoft unveiled its latest laptop last week—the Surface Laptop—with a sleek new design and premium touches that make it really stand out. Probably those most eye catching feature was the new Alcantara fabric finish on the deck of the laptop. If you’re thinking of picking one up, you better be willing to take care of said Alcantara fabric like it’s a “luxury” item akin to expensive...