With it's Surface tablets, Microsoft has decided to continue to aim for a larger piece of the tablet market, which has been dominated by the Apple iPad. PC World reported on Sept. 24, 2013, "Surface 2 and Surface Pro 2 now available for preorder." On Sept. 24, 2013 Microsoft made the Surface 2 and Surface Pro 2 available for preorder.
On the online Microsoft Surface 2 preorder page you can use your credit card to order a faster, longer-lasting Surface 2 or Surface Pro 2 , along with a revamped Type or Touch Cover, a new wireless adapter, and a new version of the Arc Touch Mouse. On Oct. 22, 2013, when the second generation Surface family becomes available to the public, all preordered gear will ship.
Digital Spy has reported, "Microsoft Surface 2, Surface Pro 2 available for pre-order in US." Microsoft's newest entries into the tablet market, the Surface 2 and Surface Pro 2, were announced at a launch event on Monday. They are available for preorder on Microsoft's US online shop. The Surface 2 is being priced at $449, while the Surface Pro 2 costs $899. It appears Apple really will have to work harder than ever to maintain its lead in the tablet market with these dynamic new entries into the market from Microsoft. Microsoft products are available online from MandelMall.com.