Outlook Word OneNote PowerPoint Excel

200 GB storage included
for 2 years 1


Unlimited minutes &
Wi-Fi for 1 year 2

Surface 2 runs office

The tablet that runs Office

Works with full, touch-optimized versions of your favourite Office apps, including Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.3

Exclusively on Surface 2 and Surface Pro 2 tablets: 200 GB of online SkyDrive storage for 2 years, and unlimited Skype worldwide minutes for a year included.

100,000 apps and growing

We’ve got the apps you want, so you can do the things you really do every day.
Netflix, the Irish Times, Twitter and GAA apps to name just a few; plus Surface is the
only tablet that lets you play Halo. And no need to bring your Kindle—just fire up the
Kindle app and pick up reading right where you left off.

Surface 2 ports

Share files and connect easily with ports

Surface 2 and Surface Pro 2 have a full-sized USB 3.0 port (up to 10x faster than USB
2.0) for importing photos, charging your phone or connecting to other devices. iPad
doesn't have that. The MicroSD card slot lets you carry your movies and music with

Touch and Type Cover 2, now backlit

Take Surface from tablet to laptop in a snap. The new Touch and Type Covers are
backlit, so you can keep an eye on the keys even in low light. Our best-selling
Type Cover 2 comes in three new colours: cyan, purple, and magenta.

Shop covers
Surface 2 Type Covers
Surface 2 camera

Sharper front and rear-facing cameras

With front and rear facing cameras it’s easy to take selfies or have a great Skype session

Surface 2 kickstand

New dual-position kickstand

The sturdy Kickstand now features two positions, so you can choose the angle that works best for you and work comfortably from your desk or on your lap.

Surface 2 display

Crystal-clear display

Your videos and photos look better than ever on the 1080p Full HD display.

Specs at a glance



Starts at

Surface 2

Starts at

Surface Pro 2

Starts at

Weight and size

274,6 x 172,5 x 9,4 mm
676 g

274,6 x 172,5 x 8,9 mm
< 676 g

274,6 x 172,5 x 13,5 mm
900 g

Battery life

Up to 8 hours
7-15 days idle life
Charges in 2-4 hours with included power supply

Up to 10 hours5
7-15 days idle life
Charges in 2-4 hours with included power supply

Up to 7 hours of battery life for video playback6
7-15 days idle life
Charges in 2-4 hours with included power supply


Quad-core NVIDIA Tegra 3

Quad-core NVIDIA Tegra 4

4th Gen Intel® Core™ i5


32 GB or 64 GB4


32 GB or 64 GB4


64/128 GB4    256/512 GB4

4 GB RAM      8 GB RAM


Windows RT

Free upgrade to Windows RT 8.1 (available Oct. 17)

Windows RT 8.1

Windows 8.1 Pro


Surface Pen

1 Get 200 GB of additional SkyDrive storage for 2 years. See skydrive.com/surface for terms and conditions.

2 Get 1 year of unlimited free voice calling to landlines in over 60 countries. Calling excludes special, premium and non-geographic numbers. Free WiFi at Skype hotspots worldwide with your purchase of Surface 2 or Surface Pro 2. Internet access fees may apply. Calling to select countries and lines only. Other terms and fair usage policies apply; see skype.com/surface for details.

3 Surface comes with Microsoft Office Home and Student 2013 RT. Surface 2 comes with Microsoft Office 2013 RT. Some functionality may be limited. See office.com/officeRT

4 System software uses significant storage space. Available storage is subject to change based on system software updates and apps usage. 1 GB = 1 billion bytes. For more information, see surface.com/storage
5 Up to 10 hours of battery life for video playback. Battery life for other uses will vary.
6 Battery life varies with usage and settings.