Andrew Orlowski on Microsoft’s new entry-level Microsoft Surface Go which seems to be aimed more at Apple’s iPad than the notebook market.
The Surface Go bucks the trend set by Apple to remove everything but USB-C. Microsoft retained the microSD slot and audio port. It’s also expandable via the Surface Dock, which provides gigabit Ethernet and four USB 3.0 ports, although this is almost half the price of the basic machine.
So, what’s the problem? iFixIt:
If you’re looking to save in the short term, you’ll be paying for it in the long run when you’re unable to upgrade the hardware, and the cemented-in battery wears itself out