In Pictures: Windows 8 Surface RT

Is this tablet the iPad killer?

The angle

Surface RT features a kickstand that flips out the back with an authoritative click to prop up the screen at 22 degrees off the vertical – an angle Microsoft says is optimal for viewing the screen when typing. To compensate for this, the front facing camera is angled slightly down and the rear facing camera is angled slightly up in order to capture images of whomever is at the keyboard or directly in front of the device.

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