Published images of Microsoft Surface Mini
In 2014, Microsoft was planning the release of Surface Mini. However, this plan was abandoned, although the device was ready. Source has published a few images of the Surface Mini.
The tablet reminds the model of the Surface Pro 3, outwardly differing by the presence of the Home button.
The basis of the tablet is SoC Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 GPU Adreno 330. The amount of RAM equal to 1 GB. Resolution eight-inch screen is 1440 x 1080 pixels.
In addition, the device comes with a microSD slot, headphone Jack, micro-USB connector for battery charging and USB-OTG. It is assumed that the Surface Mini would be supplied with a slightly stripped-down version of Windows RT (like the Surface 2). The source notes the presence of a support and stylus support.
Microsoft on the cancellation issue due to the absence of the Surface Mini have significant advantages over similar products already present in the market in large quantities.