1. bo_woods's Avatar
    I don't want to be one that guy whose "already talking about the next one" but..

    The Next Surface Pro (Surface Pro 5) should have the option of a solid keyboard like the Surface Book. It should be sold for more money alongside the thin colorful Type covers many of us know and love!

    Wouldn't this be a great idea. This would make the Surface pro's laptop mode finally just as good as a traditional laptop. Like a smaller Surface Book. Just don't put all the dang batteries into the keyboard and then leave the actual tablet with just mere bits of juice.
    11-05-2015 05:22 PM
  2. bo_woods's Avatar
    Could it even be possible to just make a solid keyboard with ports and battery that has a magnet strong enough to hold the Surface Pro up without the Kickstand now? I never understood why they couldn't do this. Even if they did do this I would still like the Kickstand as it is nice to have when using it without the keyboard but still.
    11-05-2015 05:24 PM
  3. TheCudder's Avatar
    The device is too heavy to work in a docked keyboard --- it would tip over. There's a reason why the screen of the Surface Book is much lighter than the Surface Pro 4.
    mtalinm likes this.
    11-06-2015 12:14 AM
  4. m4600's Avatar
    I wouldn't want to travel with a solid keyboard! The latest Type Cover is perfect for my needs. And if I need a solid keyboard on the desk I can have it now. It doesn't have to be attached.

    If I were to make a suggestion to Microsoft, I would go the other way around and make a travel Type Cover for Surface Book!
    11-06-2015 06:10 AM
  5. Ian Drake's Avatar
    There are hundreds of solid keyboard options!

    Amazon.com: bluetooth keyboard for tablet: Electronics
    badMojo69 likes this.
    11-06-2015 06:56 AM

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