Surface 2 devices are debuting this month; here’s what to expect

Heads up: New Surface products are expected to debut on September 23. We’ll be on hand to see Microsoft’s new tablets, but until then, here’s what we think we’ll see. Some nice hardware upgrades, along with Windows 8.1, could help Surface sales.

Good deal: Microsoft’s Surface price cuts are permanent

Microsoft’s price cuts for Surface products are permanent, indicating a likely hardware refresh soon. If you don’t mind this generation of chips, there are some good deals to be had on Surface and other Windows 8 tablets now.

Poll: Will you buy a Surface RT at $349?

A lower price doesn’t change a device’s flaws or limitations. But it can make it easier to overlook them. With the Surface RT now starting at $349, is it any more compelling of a purchase? Take our poll and let us know.