Microsoft Surface device has come under fire (3 photos)
According to the magazine Consumer Reports, Microsoft Surface device compared to similar devices from other manufacturers much more likely to fail. This is evidenced by data obtained in the course of non-commercial research and published in the journal on August 10. It was representative enough (about 90 thousand respondents) and showed that about a quarter of users of these devices to the end of the second year of a problem.
The device started to spontaneously disconnect, hang, touch not working properly are the main defects identified by the magazine editor Jerry Beilinson on the basis of the survey. He noted that in General the instability in the technology Microsoft was more common than equipment from other manufacturers. In his opinion, the most reliable have proven themselves to Apple devices.
The magazine Consumer Reports, published by the Union of American consumers, is one of the most respected publications of its kind in the world. Its editorial policy is respected: it is aimed at complete independence from manufacturers and testing technology in-house experts. This is due to the refusal of placement and orders for testing equipment. Moreover, the editors even prohibits the use of its results in order to advertise products.