Final week Microsoft added an additional configuration to the Floor Go lineup. At present it is rounding out the vary and filling the ultimate gaps, including programs with built-in LTE to the product combine.
LTE provides $130 to the system value. At $679 is the buyer SKU: 8GB RAM, 128GB SSD storage, Home windows 10 House, and built-in LTE. Enterprise customers have two configurations: 8GB RAM, 128GB SSD storage, Home windows 10 Professional, for $729, or the identical spec with 256GB SSD storage, for $829. The LTE choice provides a fraction to the load (zero.02lb/10 grams) and equips the machine with a nano-SIM tray, GPS, and GLONASS positioning.
Microsoft estimates that the LTE mannequin has marginally decrease battery life than the Wi-Fi model, quoting eight.5 hours of video playback for the LTE mannequin, in distinction to 9 hours for the Wi-Fi model. That is probably a small value to pay for the power to get on-line anyplace and in all places. Microsoft has positioned the Floor Go as an excellent system for frontline staff: individuals who could also be out within the area on buyer or different distant websites. Including LTE signifies that these staff are all the time on-line and capable of attain their company programs for stock administration, help tickets, or no matter else they want.
Preorders start at this time within the US and Canada, with gadgets delivery on November 20. Orders open up in one other 21 markets on November 22.