The Microsoft Surface Pro product line has been one of the most successful devices launched by the tech and software giant. Everyone is waiting for the Surface Pro 5 to be released which according to rumors may end up happening sometime in 2017. While that is still a long time to wait, thankfully, Microsoft has a great idea wherein you can simply get a?Surface Pro 4 for Rent?in the meantime.
Yes, the Surface Pro 4 was released last year. While that may be the case, it is still one of the most reliable 2-in-1 devices in the market today. With everyone?s eyes on the Surface Pro 5, it appears that now is the perfect time for Microsoft to launch its Surface as a Service Program.
According to Tech Radar, Microsoft has in place a lease option where small businesses can lease Surface devices. This is certainly excellent news as many people will be given an option to use the excellent Surface devices for periods of 12, 24 or 36 months.
The great thing about the program is that it includes Microsoft?s latest Surface devices, namely the Surface Pro 4 and the Surface Book. It is surely going to be a very popular choice for people who are looking for a great device but would want to keep their options open just in case the Surface Pro 5 releases earlier than expected.
The same report cites that the program likewise allows free future upgrades when next generations of the Surface devices come out. Meaning there is an option to lease the Surface Pro 5 and the rumored Surface Book 2 once they become available.
At the moment, the option is only available to small businesses. Surely though, there is a possibility of it being offered to consumers as well. It will be a convenient and cost-effective option for many who want to upgrade to the latest devices every year. All consumers can do at this point though is to keep their fingers crossed and hope that Microsoft expands the program further in the future.
Be sure to check back here soon to find out more news about the Surface Pro 4, Surface Pro 5 as well as other excellent gadgets which are releasing soon.