Microsoft Surface Pro 3 was launched in June in the US followed by expanded availability in 25 markets last month. Microsoft today revealed that Surface Pro 3 in is short supply due to strong demand. Microsoft didn’t ship enough units to retailers in the US, and also some retailers in Australia, Surface sold out by lunchtime on launch day.  In China, retailers are sold out of the Core™ i5 and i7 models.  And devices are hard to come by in Germany, New Zealand, Korea, and at one of the largest retailers in the United Kingdom. Microsoft is working to fix this supply issue and expects normal availability of Surface Pro 3 in the coming weeks. While we’re fortunate to have fans who appreciate what we built, we’re also committed to replenishing supply as quickly as possible.  For those of you waiting for Surface Pro 3 (or for the specific version that ...

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Microsoft today revealed that big businesses are already choosing Surface Pro 3 even before its release. During the launch event, Microsoft announced that companies such as BMW Group, The Coca-Cola Company and Louis Vuitton Moët Hennessy have already committed to purchasing and deploying Surface Pro 3 as one of the choices inside their organizations. Today, they revealed that Avanade and Seattle Children’s Hospital have also committed to purchasing and deploying Surface Pro 3 inside their organizations. It is no big surprise on why Surface Pro 3 appeals to businesses, because Surface Pro 3 can effectively replace a laptop and tablet for their employees as a one device. Since it runs on Windows 8.1, they can effectively manage them with ease. When we unveiled Surface Pro 3, we talked about how lots of pro-sumers want a tablet, but need a laptop. We’ve found that businesses are no different. Surface Pro 3 appeals ...

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