Many schools and branches of government today are upgrading or replacing their outdated computers, a lot of them are leaning towards the Microsoft Surface range of products. Never before has it been more convenient or affordable to own a high-powered device. In this article, we unpack Microsoft Surface for education and government.
On top of that employees, faculty, and scholars are becoming increasingly mobile today. In fact, a recent study found that 9 out of 10 of these counterparts spend at least 20% of their work/study time away from their primary workplace or classroom.
But, choosing the right machine is easier said than done. The solution would be to have a powerful machine that is lightweight, easy to transport and packs a punch… something that is anything but ordinary.
The new generation Microsoft Surface ticks all those boxes and is the fastest machine the tech company has ever shipped. Thanks to its laptop-class 10th gen Intel Core processor, jumping in between spreadsheets, programmes and browser windows is more seamless than ever.
If you are looking for something that gets the job done without being over the top, look to the Surface Laptop 3. This laptop has more power than ever to keep pace with your ideas, running the educational apps schools depend. Breeze through professional-grade software and essential apps with the latest 10th Gen Intel® Core™ processor, improved graphics, and up to 16GB RAM and 512GB of storage. Fast charging powers the battery up to 80% in about one hour, and the battery life lasts up to 11.5 hours, perfect for any school day.
Thin and light, starting at just 1.82kg, the Surface Laptop 3 is easy to carry.
Powered by a 10th Gen Intel® Core™ processor, Surface Laptop 3 13.5” fuels your ideas with multitasking speed, stunning entertainment, incredible Wi-Fi performance, and long battery life.
USB-C™ and USB-A ports for connecting to displays, docking stations and more, as well as accessory charging.
Up to 11.5 hours of battery life, plus standby time when you’re away.
The ultimate in 2-in-1 laptop/tablet technology, the Microsoft Surface Pro 7 is anything but ordinary. With a lot of schools recommending tablets for learners, Surface allows mobility without compromising computing power. The device boasts Intel’s latest 10th Gen processors, a bigger battery, removable SSD, and LTE connectivity, making the Surface Pro 7 the most powerful machine Microsoft has ever shipped. It comes with:
As for storage, the removable SSD works just like it does on the Surface Pro X or Surface Laptop 3, allowing businesses to swap drives out for reparability.
Microsoft designed the Surface Hub 2 for teams and classrooms to use together – pushing the boundaries of hardware and software to deliver a meeting and collaboration experience that transcended the confines of the traditional conference or classroom.
Microsoft wanted to connect classrooms working remotely with a new, more intuitive and inclusive way to hold online classes, share content and work together. With the changes in the current landscape and more scholars partaking in distance learning, now more than ever educators are looking for technology that helps recreate the energy and connection we feel when we’re in class together.
The Surface Hub 2 can:
The Surface solutions do not stop with the Hub 2. Facilitate real connections between students, from secure digital classrooms to collaborating together on complex projects, with hardware and software designed to bring people together. In addition to the typical great performance and battery life you can expect, the seventh-edition Surface Pro connects the teacher to the classroom. The Surface laptop's super-portable size makes it ideal for high school and college students who may be carrying a lot of gear.
In today’s society, we’ve all become more aware of the importance of cybersecurity. Stay secure and maintain control, from chip to cloud, with protection from Microsoft. Surface helps you mount proactive defences with security built-in.
Governments and schools are tasked with providing vital services and security for their citizens and learners. Technology plays an increasingly important role in helping modern educators fulfill these responsibilities. Surface delivers the power of a desktop, the mobility of an ultra-thin laptop, and the convenience of note-taking with paper and pen, helping teachers and students alike become more efficient and effective.