Microsoft Surface Pro 3 buying advice desperately needed

  Forum Editor 18:12 08 Oct 2014

Taking your questions in the order in which you asked:-

  1. No. It may include a trial version, but that will be all.
  2. Yes. The Surface will be running Windows 8.1 Pro, you can install any software that is compatible with that version.
  3. See answer above
  4. It has a digital compass, but you can't use it as a satnav device out of the box.
  5. No, and yes.
  6. Yes, but the fans are tiny. The tablet will get hot when it's working hard. 7.Yes
  7. It has bluetooth connectivity, provided your Bluetooth device is compatible with Windows 8.1
  8. Read this

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