Sources: AnandTech, Laptop Mag, Engadget, The Verge
quote: Use your brain
quote: demanding games like "Dredd vs Zombies."
quote: Tegra 3 is a quad core CPU.
quote: And as you can see, perform isn't an issue for demanding games, once optimized: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gHHApNJS3LQ
quote: The prices are high due to the early adopter tax, with Dell, Acer, Asus, MSI, Gigabyte, Toshiba, Sony, Lenovo etc' jumping on the bandwagon and competing against each other, it's only a matter of time before the prices plummet and the x86 tablets look more appealing from a price perspective.
quote: The promise of the Surface was that it could deliver a best-in-class tablet experience, but then transform into the PC you needed when heavier lifting was required. Instead of putting down my tablet and picking up my laptop, I would just snap on my keyboard and get my work done. But that's not what the Surface offers, at least not in my experience. It does the job of a tablet and the job of a laptop half as well as other devices on the market, and it often makes that job harder, not easier. Instead of being a no-compromise device, it often feels like a more-compromise one. There may be a time in the future when all the bugs have been fixed, the third-party app support has arrived, and some very smart engineers in Redmond have ironed out the physical kinks in this type of product which prevent it from being all that it can be. But that time isn't right now — and unfortunately for Microsoft, the clock is ticking.
quote: There's nothing stopping you from downloading legacy apps from the browser, but none will run on Windows RT. As we discovered, you can go so far as to create desktop shortcuts for apps. But when you try and load them, a banner will stretch across the screen, telling you the app won't run on your device
quote: poor cameras, weak speakers, slow internal memory and a screen that, while better than most, isn't as good as the iPad's Retina display.