Tablet World Series 2013: Lenovo Miix2 vs. Microsoft Surface Pro 2

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Today’s Tablet World Series game is a battle of two Windows 8.1 tablets as the Lenovo Miix2 takes on the Microsoft Surface Pro 2 in a battle to determine which device will face the Samsung Galaxy note 10.1 in tomorrow’s championship round. 

The 8-inch, $299 Lenovo Miix2 promises strong value in a compact form factor. This lightweight Baytrail powered tablet weighs just 12.3 ounces and promises up to 7 hours of endurance. With its optional stylus, the Miix2 could be a great tool for students or small business people on the go.

MORE: Windows 8.1 Tips and Tutorials

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A follow-up to the popular Surface Pro, the Microsoft Surface Pro 2 is the big daddy of tablets with a large, 10.6-inch full HD screen and a powerful Intel 4th Generation Core i5 CPU. With its Type Cover and adjustable stand, the Surface Pro is ready to replace your laptop, but at $899 plus another $130 for a keyboard it costs more than many high-end notebooks.

So which Windows tablet gets to take on our Android winner? Only you and your fellow readers can decide. Vote today through 9 a.m. tomorrow, November 1, 2013 at 9 a.m. ET.

Avram Piltch
Avram Piltch
The official Geeks Geek, as his weekly column is titled, Avram Piltch has guided the editorial and production of since 2007. With his technical knowledge and passion for testing, Avram programmed several of LAPTOP's real-world benchmarks, including the LAPTOP Battery Test. He holds a master’s degree in English from NYU.
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