Beneath The Surface: 7 Key Attributes Of Microsoft's New Tablet


Microsoft: It's Game Time

After keeping the tech world on the edge of its seat for days in anticipation of a "major" secret announcement, Microsoft unveiled Monday the Surface, its first-ever homegrown tablet PC.

The new gadget, which has unexpectedly hurled the software giant into the midst of a competitive tablet battleground, introduces a set of never-before-seen features and design considerations that distinguish it from its rivals.

Here’s a look at the top seven.