What operating system does Surface Pro 4 run?
Surface Pro 4 runs full Windows 10 Pro. This means you can run your favourite programs, apps and browsers including the full Microsoft Office Suite, iTunes, Netflix, Chrome and Firefox and much more. Everything you can run on your laptop, you can run on Surface Pro 4 – including all professional-grade software you need for work.
What is Windows 10 Pro?
Windows 10 Pro is the next generation Windows operating system that works great with pen, touch, mouse & keyboard. It’s everything you love about Windows including the Desktop interface.
I’ve heard Windows 10 is for touchscreens. Can I still use a mouse and keyboard?
Yes. You can use it the way you want: touchscreen, mouse and keyboard, or both. You’ll also still be able to work with the familiar desktop just as you did in earlier versions of Windows.
Can I use my current software and printers?
Windows 10 Pro is compatible with almost all of the peripherals (printers, cameras, keyboards, mice, etc.) that you’re using today with your Windows PC or tablet. You can also use most of the desktop programs you currently use, including Office programs. Find more compatibility information on the Windows Compatibility website.
Did the desktop disappear?
No. You’ll still be able to work with the familiar desktop just as you did in earlier versions of Windows. If you’re in the Start screen, simply press the Windows logo key + D on your keyboard. If you spend most of your time on the desktop, you can even set Windows to go there instead of the Start screen when you first turn on your Surface.
Do you have the apps I want?
Today we have over 100,000 apps in the Windows Store, including top apps for Windows like Hulu, Netflix and Twitter—and we’re adding more every day. Don’t find what you’re looking for in the Windows Store? You can also download almost any Windows software on the Internet and install it, just like you would on your laptop.
Does Surface Pro 4 come with Office?
Surface Pro 4 comes with an Office 30-day trial.
Can I run multiple programs at the same time?
Your Surface Pro 4 allows you to run up to two apps side by side on a screen at a time. You can schedule meetings on your calendar while you respond to email, or edit your PowerPoint deck while you listen to music. You can also of course run any number of programs simultaneously like Outlook, iTunes and Office – all at the same time.
Can I share my device with other family members?
Windows 10 Pro allows you to create multiple user accounts so that you can share your device easily with customised settings for each user. Your Surface Pro 4 and your personal info will be more secure; you’ll be able to see your—not everyone’s—favourite things when you sign in, and you can protect important documents and files from being erased or changed by someone else. With Windows Hello your Surface Pro 4 will recognise you and unlock without a password.
Does Cortana work on my Surface Pro 4?
Yes, Cortana is one of the great new features of Windows 10. It’s your personal assistant built into Windows. Click and hold the top of Surface Pen to activate Cortana.5
Can I use Windows Hello on my Surface Pro 4?
Windows Hello is a brand new way to experience your Surface Pro 4. It uses new innovative camera technology built into your Surface Pro 4 to recognise you when you want to use your Surface Pro 4. Your Surface will unlock automatically when it sees you.
What is so great about Windows Hello?
Sometimes even a password can be a hassle. Windows Hello is a safer and more secure way to unlock your Surface Pro 4 using the special camera technology built into your Surface.
How can I add more storage space to my Surface Pro 4?
Surface Pro 4 comes in three different storage options: 128GB, 256GB and 512GB. If you need additional space you can use the microSD™ card reader and add up to 128GB with a microSD card or use the USB port to connect thumb drives and external hard drives.
Does the Surface Pen that works with Surface Pro 4 work with other Surface devices?
Yes. With Palm Block technology and 1024 levels of pressure sensitivity, Surface Pen gives you a surprisingly natural way to mark-up documents and take notes in your own handwriting.
What are some apps that work with Pen on Surface Pro 4?
A click of the Surface Pen will bring up a blank OneNote page instantly – whether the device is in sleep mode or locked. Your notes are saved as you write to the hard drive or to OneDrive. Surface Pen also works with Office so you can write directly in your Word documents, PowerPoint, or even handwrite an email in Outlook. You can even highlight Kindle eBooks as you read in the pre-installed Kindle program or sign your electronic documents directly on screen.
What is Surface Pro 4 made of?
The casing of Surface Pro 4 is made out of a magnesium alloy which is lighter and more durable than aluminium.
Can I use the Surface Pro 3 Power Supply to charge Surface Pro 4?
Yes, the Surface Pro 3 Power Supply will charge Surface Pro 4 through the Surface Connect port.
What comes in-box when purchasing a device?
Customers who purchase Surface Pro 4 will also get a power supply,Quick Start Guide, and safety and warranty documents.
What's the battery life of my Surface Pro 4?
Surface Pro 4 has up to XX hours of video playback4.