Microsoft Surface Pro 5 Release Date, News & Update: Kaby Lake Processor Confirmed! Surface Pro VS MacBook Pro! Specs & Features Revealed

By Maui , Updated Sep 04, 2016 09:47 AM EDT

There is no doubt that the Microsoft Surface Pro 4 is one of the best devices that Microsoft has made, and now people are expecting more for Microsoft. Fans are now anticipating for the release of the Microsoft Surface Pro 5, and it is expected to bring more features that will impress the users.

Even though Microsoft did not release any official announcements regarding the upcoming Microsoft Surface Pro 5, many fans believes that Microsoft is now working on their new device. It is stated on our previous report that the Microsoft Surface Pro 5 might have the Intel's latest Kaby Lake processor.

According to MNR, the giant chip manufacturer Intel has just unveiled their next generation processor, the Kaby Lake that is rumored to be one of the new features of the Microsoft Surface Pro 5. The Kaby Lake processor is the Intel's codename for the 14 nanometer successor to the SkyLake. The Kaby Lake was announced last Aug. 30, 2016. The Kaby Lake began shipping to manufacturers and OEMs in the second quarter of 2016, but the volume production for the retail channel is anticipated late 2016.

And now that Intel just announced their new processor, this could be a sign that the release of the Microsoft Surface Pro 5 might be near. The new Surface Pro might also have a 4k Ultra High Definition Panel screen. There are also rumors that the Microsoft Surface Pro 5 will come with a USB-C feature; this new feature is being used by many new devices nowadays because of its very fast data transfers.

Microsoft Surface Pro 5 vs Apple's MacBook Pro 2016

Fans are always wondering, which one is better, the Microsoft Surface Pro 5 or the Apple's MacBook Pro 2016? According to iTechPost, The MacBook Pro 2016 is expected to have the Intel's Skylake processor while the Surface Pro will have the latest Intel's Kaby Lake processor. So when we talk about processors the Surface Pro has the advantage.

The Apple's MacBook Pro is expected to have its rumored OLED bar and a USB 3.1 ports that will support the speed of 10 Gbps. While the Microsoft Surface Pro will have a branded Surface Pen that is attached to the battery magnetically, a 4K HD screen, USB-C feature, and a better camera than the previous Surface Pro's. Stay tuned to GamenGuide for more Microsoft Surface Pro 5 news and update!

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