Microsoft first and second generation surface tablet is not exciting unceasingly the product, but Microsoft did not give continue to invest a lot of energy, and not just to create a more advanced surface hardware itself, but also more sincerity of heart research and development of high-tech accessories products, especially surface pen. What is interesting is that there are already some manufacturers have started to promote similar programs, such as apple.
January 19 news. Recently, a newly published patent show that Microsoft Surface pen into the new features of some new trend, first and most obvious is the addition of the charging function can be connected to surface equipment for charging, and Microsoft is specially designed for the a special charging base.
For a long time in the past, surface pen built-in are non rechargeable batteries, although life was praised quite good the, but this design always means that you need in a time to buy a new battery replacement. For some users may be accustomed to, is not a big deal, and some users are worried about this. The appearance of the new patent indicates that Microsoft is working to eliminate the need for Pen Surface to replace batteries.
According to the Patent Description, Pen Surface digital pen will be designed on the side of the power switch button, and built-in rechargeable batteries, and provide instructions to allow users to understand the power of the situation. At the same time, Pen Surface will use some form of a base for charging, it seems to be a magnetic connection, but this base will not be used as an independent device, because it seems to also need to connect to another device. But the biggest thing is that Pen Surface can finally be charged, simply connected to the Surface tablet PC.
Some analysts believe that Microsoft may take the surface book to first conduct a test that in surface Book hinge knife, adding a slot for a dock. This is mainly because the laptop's screen and keyboard combined, now can see very obvious
Of course, from a technical point of view, it is easy to be successful.
There's more to the unknown.
Surface hardware business Microsoft chief Panos Panay (Panos
He said at the time,
Rechargeable surface pen patent in June 2014 Microsoft has submitted an application to the rhythm as in accordance with previous surface product line each year are upgrading, in the second half of this year, a new generation of surface Peo surface and book are the D-Will, so surface pen may also will usher in a major improvement. Of course, the patent does not mean that it will soon be implemented into the actual product.