Microsoft Surface Pro to run full Windows 8 – an annotated graphic

Following the success of Microsoft’s Surface, with its funky clicky-clicky dancing geeks advert, the Seattle software behemoth now has plans for a Pro version which will be capable of running not only the full version of Windows 8 but will also be compatible with software that runs on earlier versions of Windows. Maybe even Windows ME, arf!

This is all an encouraging development for Microsoft, following its less-than-enthusiastically received Microsoft Stores and hardware like the Zune MP3 player, as it finally seeks to mount a decent challenge to Apple and its seemingly unstoppable torrent of must-have gadgets.

Click on the graphic for an expanded view.

Microsoft Surface Pro tablet
Microsoft Surface Pro tablet

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