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Microsoft Surface Pro Type Cover

Microsoft Surface Pro Type Cover
alaScore 88

12 reviews

Dec, 2018

We have collected and analyzed 1 expert reviews and 11 user reviews from international sources. Experts rate this product 70/100 and users rate it 91/100. The average review date is Jan 17, 2016. We have compared these reviews to 364526 reviews from other Keyboards. The alaScore™ for this product is 88/100 = Very good. Last update: Dec 10, 2018.

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Expert review by : Brian Westover (pcmag.com)

Microsoft Surface Pro Type Cover

 

The Microsoft Surface Pro Type Cover improves upon past Surface keyboard covers and adds core PC functionality to the new Surface Pro 3 tablet. But it's an expensive addition that may still leave you wishing for a better keyboard.

New magnetic flap puts keyboard at a comfortable angle. Larger, physical keys. Improved trackpad. Built-in pen storage.

Expensive. Feels flimsy and unstable when angled.

Conclusion If you're getting a Surface Pro 3, then do yourself a favor and get the Microsoft Surface Pro Type Cover. It has its share of problems, but you'll find that it adds a significant amount of productive capability to the tablet, and is...

May, 2014

Consumer review (johnlewis.com)

Very good

 

So I wanted a tablet but also the features from a laptop such as a keyboard. This was the perfect solution. I'm very happy with it. It simply snaps into position with its magnetic strap and also folds up when if you have a tablet case. 5*

Jul, 2015

Consumer review (johnlewis.com)

Useful addition

 

It feels a little clunky at first but works, and is easily portable

Jul, 2015

Consumer review (johnlewis.com)

Broken already

 

Over a month, cover already broken. Disappointing.

May, 2015

Consumer review (johnlewis.com)

Essential for Surface Pro 3

 

This makes the Surface Pro 3 tablet into a powerful laptop. Not sure how long it will survive but it does what you want and - so importantly when working in badly lit hotel rooms - it is backlit illuminated. Brilliant!

Mar, 2015

Consumer review (johnlewis.com)

Really cool keyboard

 

Lovely texture keyboard and easy to useMakes an excellent protective cover for my Surface ProHas a handy little tab to hold the light penA great buy

Jan, 2015

Consumer review (johnlewis.com)

Amazing Keyboard

 

I have used the Surface RT and Surface 2 keyboards and I have to say the Surface Pro 3 keyboard is the best of the lot.The new mouse pad is far better than the 1st 2 revisions of the keyboard.The Magnet on top of the keyboard to make it sit at an angle...

Jan, 2015

Consumer review (johnlewis.com)

essential tool

 

this is essential to get the best out of surface pro 3. It should be included in basic package.

Nov, 2014

Product Specifications

Design

Cable lock slot: No
Color of product:Black / Blue / Cyan / Purple / Red
Cover:Y / Yes
Full-size keyboard: No
Island-style keyboard:N
Keyboard form factor:Mini
Protection features:Scratch resistant / Scratch resistant, Shock resistant

Energy Management

Power Source:USB

Performance

Accelerometer: Yes
Backlight:No / Yes
Brand compatibility:Microsoft
Compatibility:Surface Pro / Surface Pro 3
Fingerprint reader: No
Hot keys: Yes
Keyboard integrated devices:Touchpad
Keyboard language:Danish, Finnish, Norwegian, Swedish / Dutch, English / English / French / German / German, Swiss / Italian / Portuguese
Keyboard Layout:AZERTY / QWERTY / QWERTZ
Keyboard type:AZERTY / QWERTY / QWERTZ
Numeric keypad: No
Plug and Play: Yes
Pointing device:Touchpad
USB hub:N
Windows keys: Yes
Windows operating systems supported: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Connectivity Technology:Docking
Device interface:Microsoft Cover port
Wireless technologies:Docking

Power

Power Source:USB

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:0.197 / 8.54
Height:0.189 / 0.197 / 8.54
Weight:10.4
Width:11.6