The company iFixit dissected tablet Surface Pro, which was officially presented by Microsoft last month.
Let us briefly recall the key technical characteristics of new items. This 12.3-inch IPS PixelSense screen with a resolution of 2736 × 1824 points, Intel Kaby Lake processor (up to chip Core i7), up to 16 GB of RAM, solid state storage capacity of up to 1 TB, cameras with 5- and 8-megapixel matrix , adapters, Wi-Fi 802.11a / b / g / n / ac and Bluetooth 4.1.
Externally, the new tablet Surface Pro is not much different from the previous generation model. Autopsy spent staff iFixit, revealed that the internal structure of the device is also largely identical.
It turned out that Microsoft has decided to abandon the removable SSD-store in favor of the soldered-in modules. Its manufacturer, as well as the manufacturer of chips LPDDR3-1866 RAM, is the company Samsung.
Another change affected battery: its capacity is increased by approximately 18% compared to the previous generation of devices – up to 5,940 mAh.
Maintainability Microsoft Surface Pro valued at one mark out of ten. It is noted that many components, including the display and the battery are held durable adhesive. In this case, replacement of any parts requires prior dismantling of the screen module – part of which is easily damaged.