Microsoft has launched the Surface Pro 3 Windows 8 tablet so here’s what you need to know about the Surface Pro 3 release date, price and specs in the UK. Updated on 9/10/15. See also:Microsoft Surface Pro 3 launch video as it happened, New Surface Pro 3 new features andSurface Pro 3 review.
Surface Pro 3: Release date UK
The Surface Pro 3 went on sale on 20 June 2014 in Canada and the US while it started shipping in the UK on 27 August. We’ve updated this article because the Surface Pro 4 has been announced but the Pro 3 remains on sale so you can now get it at a lower price – see below.
Surface Pro 3: UK price
In the UK, the Surface Pro 3 originally started at £639 for base model with a total of five different models reaching £1,549. Now the Surface Pro 4 has been announced and will go on sale shortly, Microsoft has given the Pro 3 a price cut so it now starts at £549 – remember that the new Pro 4 Type Cover is compatible.
Here are full pricing details correct as of October 2015:
- Core i3, 64GB, 4GB RAM – £549 (was £639)
- Core i5, 128GB, 4GB RAM – £729 (was £849)
- Core i5, 256GB, 8GB RAM – £929 (was £1,109)
- Core i7, 256GB, 8GB RAM – £1,059 (was £1,339)
- Core i7, 512GB, 8GB RAM – £1,329 (was £1,549)