Despite the dominance of the laptop for work, the 2-in-1 tablet continues to have a loyal user base. And top tablet makers Apple and Microsoft have responded with plenty of updates for their productivity-focused tablet offerings. While Microsoft’s 2-in-1 Surface Pro line has always been targeted at professionals, the company says that its new variant of the Surface Pro 7–dubbed the Surface Pro 7+–is designed to be even more business-friendly. The Surface Pro 7+ is “purpose-built with the needs of our business and education customers in mind,” Microsoft says. Meanwhile, for the 2-in-1 iPad Pro, the latest release offers several enhancements including a revamped keyboard design and improved performance.
Which of these 2-in-1 tablets is a better fit for your needs? What follows is the CRN Test Center comparison of the latest Apple iPad Pro vs Microsoft’s Surface Pro 7+ on price, specs and features.