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    Re: Tethering with the Surface Pro 2: Enabling with the Phase IQ Series + Credo MFDBs

    Looks good. I've used various RAM products in the past and they have all work well. The only question I have stems from using a similar tripod leg setup - how stable is it? I had put everything together testing it in my backyard and thought I'd have no problems on to find that I was very leery of doing any movements past a couple feet without first removing the SP. Again, this is only from a landscape viewpoint as I was on a very rocky uneven ground in Valley of Fire and had want to relocate several yards from my first shot. Indoors should really matter.

    This is great seeing other ways to mount and tether the SP.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Don Libby View Post
    Looks good. I've used various RAM products in the past and they have all work well. The only question I have stems from using a similar tripod leg setup - how stable is it? I had put everything together testing it in my backyard and thought I'd have no problems on to find that I was very leery of doing any movements past a couple feet without first removing the SP. Again, this is only from a landscape viewpoint as I was on a very rocky uneven ground in Valley of Fire and had want to relocate several yards from my first shot. Indoors should really matter.

    This is great seeing other ways to mount and tether the SP.

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    Thanks Don. I have not had a chance to try it outdoors in the field, so can't say whether moving around would be possible. I certainly hope so. Supposedly its designed for motorcycle handle bars. I dont know who would use it for that purpose but that does give me hope that relocating a few yards would not be a problem (hopefully).
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    Re: Tethering with the Surface Pro 2: Enabling with the Phase IQ Series + Credo MFDBs

    Going over in my head on what worked and what didn't work today.

    I spent the morning shooting the Mesquite Sand Dunes in Death Valley tethered. First thoughts (and bear with me as I'm tired from being up since 3am driving in from Kingman) everything worked well. The new Wolf clamping system is rock solid. Moving the SP off the leg gives me more confidence in moving without removing the SP. I shot with my normal tripod which at one point on top of a dune I shot at ground level all while tethered.

    The SP3 works better upside down when using a shorter USB cable. The only thing I might change is getting a QR that also does panning that way I can move the SP3 along with the Cambo.

    I have a couple shots of the setup however they will need to wait until later before posting.

    The only issue is the glare.

    More later

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    Re: Tethering with the Surface Pro 2: Enabling with the Phase IQ Series + Credo MFDBs

    Quote Originally Posted by Don Libby View Post
    ...The only thing I might change is getting a QR that also does panning that way I can move the SP3 along with the Cambo.
    Don,
    Your comment is something I was wondering about, being able to spin the whole assembly.

    I'm about to to take this whole plunge from SP3 to wolf-doo mounting system, but I'm struggling with the RRS options. I'd rather not get the leveling base with clamp then another panning base that clamps to that, then clamp the cube/D4/BH-40 to that. Pretty soon it turns into clamp city.

    Does RRS make a panning base with a flat bottom (not dovetail)? If so I could get a leveling base w/o clamp, and mount the panning base directly onto that. Then ballhead(s) w/ round dovetail plates. Can't find one anywhere on the site though...

    Oh, and great info on this thread!

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    Re: Tethering with the Surface Pro 2: Enabling with the Phase IQ Series + Credo MFDBs

    Dave,

    I think what you are looking for is something like this panning clamp from Sunwayfoto: Sunwayfoto DDH-02i Panning Clamp DDH-02I B&H Photo Video

    I'm pretty sure RRS offers their PCL without the dovetail.

    But frankly, I think it's best to keep it simple. As you start adding more and more to the bracket system, it invariably adds more weight, size, and complexity. But that's also the beauty of this system is that you can easily modify the mounting system to meet your needs.

    I can confirm that the RRS nodal rail (MPR-CL II) does work in lieu of the CRD rail, and I think the nodal rail with its clamp on top (at the end) may be marginally more stable than using the end clamp on the CRD to hold the Wolf clamp.

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    Re: Tethering with the Surface Pro 2: Enabling with the Phase IQ Series + Credo MFDBs

    Dave, my thoughts on a panning camp came after I had set it up yesterday right-side up with the USB on the right. I've got a 1' cord (need to check measurement) which was able to reach. As I was shooting on top of the sand dune I saw yet something else I wanted to capture so began panning the camera that way. Couldn't do it as the cord was too short. I discounted the P3 and after turning it up-side down and reconnecting I was able to do it. Just a lessons learned thing; the SP3 works just as well upside down so will continue that way.

    I think also that if you shoot in the environment I normally find myself (SW desert) then either a big blower or canned air is a must back at your car. Sitting on top of the sand dunes yesterday it was very windy and at some time it felt more like sleet being blown. Sand got every where! As harsh as the conditions were the all the equipment worked as they should. Sorry I can't share the image here yet but if anyone is on Instagram there's a shot (which I' be sharing here) taken with my phone of the setup nestled in the sand.

    Bottom line on the panning clamp - if you turn the P3 upside down and have a medium length cord you should have no problems. When I wrote yesterday I ad been up for just over 16-hours and slightly tired so sorry for the confusion.

    I should be able to share photos tonight when I get into Tahoe.
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    Re: Tethering with the Surface Pro 2: Enabling with the Phase IQ Series + Credo MFDBs

    "I'm pretty sure RRS offers their PCL without the dovetail."

    Not anymore. The old version was the PCL-1, and had a flat base without dovetail. You might find one used, or find someone here who has the old version and wants to "upgrade."

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    Thanks guys. Based on Don's post I will just go without the panning base and get going. I'm still hanging my finger over the buy button because the one thing I like about the ground glass is the ability to see what a stitched image looks like. I made 54x76 and 40x90 masks that really help. Of course I could still use the gg for framing those images, but carrying that around (and loupe) along with all this stuff isn't the weight direction I like...

    But the benefits of this appear to be significant.

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    Hope this comes out okay. I took this shot with my Droid and had posted it on Instagram; I copied it to paste here.



    Full size tripod with Cube and SP3 tethered to a WRS. Sitting on top of a sand dune just prior to a huge gust of wind blowing sand into everything.
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    Re: Tethering with the Surface Pro 2: Enabling with the Phase IQ Series + Credo MFDBs

    Don,
    Last time I was there was 2011 on the PODAS workshop where Guy introduced me to Dante. Went out the last morning with one other worshop member (cuz you know, we hadn't had enough!). It was windy like that. P65+ I had just taken temporary ownership of (the IQ 180's weren't delivered yet), wind howling, new Alpa, changing lenses, etc. That's when I realized technical cameras were the perfect fit for me. I loved it.

    The good news: no footprints!

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    Re: Tethering with the Surface Pro 2: Enabling with the Phase IQ Series + Credo MFDBs

    Good news but for me not. The main problem at least for me is the huge mirror effect the SP2/3 presents when shooting a bright light. In an effort to reduce the glare I went to PerfectFitTech.com for a screen protector/glare reducer for my SP3. The good news first. IT WORKS. The screen reduces the glare by at least a factor of 50% in bright Arizona sunlight.

    The terrible news at least for me is that due to the way it's manufactured it is very brittle. I keep a UAG proactive case on my SP3 for protection. I removed the case as it covers just a little of the screen and the Perfect Fit covers well everything. I had installed the screen protector and took it outside for a test spin and liked what I saw (no pun intended). Came back inside and proceeded to reinstall the UAG which can be difficult at times. Got everything to fit in two corners however due to the tight overlapping of the UAG the remaining corners slipped outside of the UAG and caused an air bubble. In attempting to get the screen protector inside the remaining corners I attempted to gently light the corner to slide the SP in and the protector cracked. This also happened to the other corner as well even sending a crack down the middle of the protector.

    Bottom line is that the Perfect Fit as nice as it is and as much as it reduces glare simply doesn't work for me in as much as I want the UAG to remain protecting the SP. If you aren't using a UAG I'd recommend it. For me I just blew $69.95.

    I'm willing to take donations

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    Forgot to add that after cracking the screen protector I removed it thinking I might spring for another and just trim it a little. Took a very sharp pair of scissors to see if I could trim the edge. Instant cracking/glazing on the protector. Just save myself another $70.
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    Re: Tethering with the Surface Pro 2: Enabling with the Phase IQ Series + Credo MFDBs

    Don.

    Thanks for posting I had been considering one of these. How much screen brightness was compromised?

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    I'd say very little brightness was compromised using the protector, if anything it make it so much easier to use the screen. I like what I saw so much that if I didn't want to protect the SP so much I'd get rid of the UAG so I could use the screen protector. This sucks as I know I'll be thinking about it the next time I'm outdoors tethered.

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    Re: Tethering with the Surface Pro 2: Enabling with the Phase IQ Series + Credo MFDBs

    I have ordered one. Thanks for the report.

    They claim to be glass I wonder if I can sand the edge back just a bit to allow the UAG case? I agree they can be a bit tricky to put on.

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    Re: Tethering with the Surface Pro 2: Enabling with the Phase IQ Series + Credo MFDBs

    Don

    Did you get the one with anti glare but without the privacy feature?

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    The receipt says "Surface Pro 3 Anti glare GlassShield Premium Glass Screen Protection - Surface Pro 3 AntiGlare GlassShield"
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    I've been thinking about the anti glare screen since yesterday weighing the pros and cons of the UAG vs the PerfectFit. While the UAG does offer protection I've decided that I need something to reduce the amount of glare more so have decided to remove the UAG (which is a PIA) and order yet another PerfectFit. Going on their website and liking them on FaceBook gave me a 10% off code so I ended up saving $7.00 off this order.

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    Don---could a glass shop trim the glass anti-glare screen for you----so it would fit within the confines of the UAG case?

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    (Oops---there goes another $70 )

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    The bad news is that the PerfectFit anti-glare glass shield screen is not available for the Surface Pro 2.

    The good news is that if you upgrade your Surface Pro 2 and buy the Surface Pro 3, you can use the PerfectFit anti-glare glass screen on your new SP3...




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    Quote Originally Posted by kdphotography View Post
    Don---could a glass shop trim the glass anti-glare screen for you----so it would fit within the confines of the UAG case?

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    (Oops---there goes another $70 )
    Decided to shoot naked (speaking about the UAG) for the time being.
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    Re: Tethering with the Surface Pro 2: Enabling with the Phase IQ Series + Credo MFDBs

    Quote Originally Posted by Don Libby View Post
    Decided to shoot naked (speaking about the UAG) for the time being.
    This is what I started doing in the summer here to keep the heat down. However I do like the UAG case for its corner protection.

    I may try to Dremel around the corners of the protector to see if I can get the UAG to fit.

    Glare is an issue for sure

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    I wouldn't advise trying any sort of trimming Paul. This protector is a multi layered sandwiched into a sheet. The edges and corners are very sensitive and the slightest pressure will cause glazing. I found this out only after I tried to lift a corner of the UAG to fit over top.

    The really good news is it reduces the glare down to a point the screen becomes usable in a bright Arizona sky. It'll come down to what you want/need more, corner protection or less glare, sadly (at lest for this product) you can't have both.

    I had thought of contacting the company to see if they would be willing to make a sheet approx. 1mm smaller but figure I have enough invested already...
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    It might be worth contacting PerfectFit. You just never know.

    When they find out how many of their glass covers you've destroyed, they might be slightly amused and help out. Maybe.

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    Quote Originally Posted by kdphotography View Post
    It might be worth contacting PerfectFit. You just never know.

    When they find out how many of their glass covers you've destroyed, they might be slightly amused and help out. Maybe.
    One (and counting..) of course I just ordered the 2nd this morning.
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    Re: Tethering with the Surface Pro 2: Enabling with the Phase IQ Series + Credo MFDBs

    Ordered one yesterday.

    I have a UAG but I'm thinking of going back to my Mantec case - don't like that UAG foot.

    Even though I have the IQ150 I can still see the benefits of tethered review even after super live view for focus. The difference between small LCD and SP3 for accurate exposure and focus review is still significant. Not required in the same way as with my IQ260 but still highly desirable if you have the time.
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    A continuing update on the UAG/PerfectFit saga, both to be informative and to help other laugh (won't mention Stephen's name)...

    After ordering the second screen I noticed that PerfectFit offers a product replacement for $4.50, figuring I had saved $7.00 yesterday with the 10% off coupon I decided what the hell? Went on line this morning to order the replacement from the original screen and with shipping it came to $7.18.

    If this works, and for those who are counting, this will be the 3rd screen. Also if this works, I might be inclined to offer it in Tahoe to someone who hasn't busted a gut laughing over my misfortune. But then again, if this works and I do get a replacement for the first screen saver I just may keep it as I'll more than likely need it in the future.

    I'll keep everyone posted if this does work just in case you have the same misfortune as I did with the first application.

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    Graham, I just ordered a foam sleeve to protect the SP3 while in transit and when I have it in the backpack. The plan it to keep it there until I need to set it up on location.

    I also agree that no matter what the back can do it's still small. The larger screen of either the 2 or 3 is much better for focus peeking, as well as the occasional live view. Plus with the newer improved method of mounting and tethering it really doesn't take that much more time to set up.

    One of the things I like the most about shooting with a tech cam is that it slows me down. This slower work begins as I set everything up (even before I began tethering) during that time while I'm setting everything up I'm also considering how I'll shoot; once the setup is done all I have to do is remember to remove the lens cap and cock the shutter.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Don Libby View Post
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    One of the things I like the most about shooting with a tech cam is that it slows me down. This slower work begins as I set everything up ....
    I thought last week in Lake Tahoe you said it was middle-age that slowed you down....

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    Thanks for all the information. I apologize if folks thinks my question has been answered, but I was thinking with the SP3 having been out for a few months now, that many of the questions that were raised when it was first released, may be answered now.

    I am new to MF and have an Arca Swiss RM3Di, IQ 180, and a couple of lenses. I have the Arca viewfinder. In my few months of using my gear, I find that the viewfinder, while useful for the basic set up is not as useful for the final set up. I find I have to shoot, recompose, chimp, recompose, chimp, etc. I am thinking that shooting tethered would be a better solution for not only composition but also for the focusing.

    I would like to know what the minimum SB model and configuration (8gb, 16gb, etc) that would be recommended. My concerns are battery life, since I am frequently away from electricity for a few days at a time and cost. I am also concerned about cost since I am frequently shooting in a stream, sand, and other areas where I have a better than average probability of dropping the SB as I concentrate on the photo gear. Also, the photo gear is insured and the SB probably would not be insured.

    Sorry for the long winded question, but any and all responses will be appreciated.

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    Re: Tethering with the Surface Pro 2: Enabling with the Phase IQ Series + Credo MFDBs

    Welcome to the forum.

    I would look at either a sur2 or 3 with 16 gb of ram and the 256GB hard drive. The 2 is a bit smaller but thicker and heavier. I like the 3 due to screen size for C1.
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    Re: Tethering with the Surface Pro 2: Enabling with the Phase IQ Series + Credo MFDBs

    Welcome to the nuthouse err forum Ross

    I've been shooting with a Cambo WRS for close to 7-years now and in that time I've used viewfinders, groundglass and Ouija boards to compose, check focus and filter placements. They all worked to a certain degree (okay maybe not the Ouija board ).

    The very best thing that could happen is the introduction of the Surface Pro. I started with the SP2 when if first came out and found it did an adequate job. The SP2 I had was a 4th gen Intel Core I5, 8GB RAM and 256 storage. This was more than enough to run C1-Pro and handle IQ160 files.

    My current SP3 is built slightly beefier since I'm also handling larger IQ180 files. The SP3 I'm using now is an i7 256GB 8GB RAM. Same amount of RAM & storage but slightly faster.

    The main reason I switch was the screen which is not only larger but has better resolution.

    In the end, Paul is correct, either the 2 or 3 will do the job just make certain you have 8GB RAM.

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    Re: Tethering with the Surface Pro 2: Enabling with the Phase IQ Series + Credo MFDBs

    A brief (I hope) update on the PerfectFit Anti-Glare Premium Tempered Glass for the SP3.

    Shortly after ordering the second one I found that I could get a replacement by paying $7.18 (includes shipping) so I did. Got both the second order as well as the replacement today. No questions no hassle on the replacement screen. Sign of a good company.

    Outside isn't the best place to be right now and I wanted to show a "before" and "after" so shot the screen of the SP3 turned off. The before is like a mirror and you can clearly see me in it. The after is at least 50% defused much like I remember when I actually tried this outside before I broke the first one.

    Color of the screen looks just as sharp as it did prior to installing it. The bigger news is that while researching anti-glare screen protectors I found that they don't all play well with the pen. I'm pleased to say that isn't the case here. My limited use of the pen prior to writing this (using the PS3) is that I could not find any difference.

    So, in short (yeah I know ) this works great. The only downside is it doesn't play well with a UAG case. Of the two, I'd rather have this...


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    Re: Tethering with the Surface Pro 2: Enabling with the Phase IQ Series + Credo MFDBs

    Here's the before and after images showing the effects of the anti-glare





    I had wanted to show this outside however it was a mixture of heavy clouds and rain most of the day yesterday. These were taken inside at the same place with the same lighting conditions.

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    First, if you're getting tire of all this just let me know and I'll scale things back.

    Today is a bright sunny day with nice clouds just outside of Tucson. Took the WRS/SP3 outside to play. Normally under these same conditions I'd have to have a dark cloth to even attempt to see the screen. Not so today with the anti-glare screen. Make no mistake - it's far from perfect. Not expect to be able to see as if you were inside; however it worked. I've got the screen brightness on max and I was able to see my screen much better outside in bight sunshine (close to 2 P.M.) than ever before. I was able to pick up the green focus mask and red warnings. Double taping the screen brought everything closer to double check. The reduction might not be a full 50% (subjective at this point) but it does help one hell of a lot.

    I tried to shoot the screen however it doesn't capture well with the coating, instead it mutes is a lot so it wouldn't do the product justice.

    Okay that about all I can say bout the anti-glare. I've been able to reduce it to the point that the screen is now usable under bight Arizona skies. Any more is like

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    Keep it coming.

    I love the bokeh of the screen protector
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    Quote Originally Posted by GrahamWelland View Post
    Keep it coming.

    I love the bokeh of the screen protector
    This could be the beginning of a new thread one where we can speak to the merits of screen protectors and their benefits of bokeh
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    i like the dark cloth
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    This is a new lightweight clamping system for the Surface Pro that I've found. I don't see it as a replacement for the Wolf clamp, but rather as a supplemental clamping system for those times when you really want a low profile, small, and super lightweight clamping option.

    The only drawback that I see with the Wolf clamp is that the adjustment mechanism means it takes up room in the pack. It is still a vast improvement in that regard over the original Arkon clamp. While this new clamp is lighter and packs smaller, it compromises being able to adjust screen angle and is not a heavy duty solution. But for lightening the load and packing small, it can't be beat---nor can its <$10 price tag! I'll have a handful of these clamps available at CI in Lake Tahoe next month.

    Photos show comparison to the Wolf clamp. Btw, that's a new geared ball head that I'm reviewing and will also be at CI in Lake Tahoe. It's solid.

    Btw, being able to set three focus points in live view on the Surface Pro is a really cool feature. At this point, I think the biggest challenge facing any tethered option (and MFDB screens too) is glare. There are some helpful options but I haven't seen a definitive answer.

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    In my own case I find that glare is the biggest problem overall. I still find myself using a longer USB cable when I shoot tethered and having the SP3 loose so that I can put myself between the sun and the screen to eliminate glare.
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    Quote Originally Posted by subrata1965 View Post
    Yes---for the Wolf Clamp SP tethering version, your shopping list is correct. At the bottom of my original blog article, https://kendoophotography.wordpress....digital-backs/ I have an updated equipment shopping list.

    I will have a handful of the lightweight "hiking" clamps available at CI in Lake Tahoe.

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    You might want to double check that QR plate, all you really need is a small plate to mate the holder to the rail. Forgot which one I'm using and right down the studio is being worked on.
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    Just checked my RRS order - I'm using a B76 Plate
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    Any inexpensive plate will work to attach the Wolf clamp or the lightweight clamp to the rail----I'm using a cheapie AS quick release plate that I found in my studio junk drawer on the small clamp holder and a small Kirk AS plate on the Wolf clamp.

    We need a "name" for this new low profile lightweight hiking clamp....

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    King Kong?
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    Thanks Don & Ken for confirming.

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    Barely time to blink and there is talk of the Surface Pro 4 being released this year! Reports are two screen sizes in 12 and 14 inch versions, bump up in power including up to 16 GB RAM!

    Surface Pro 4 vs. Surface Pro 3: 4 Ways Upcoming Microsoft Windows 10 Tablet Will Win

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    My SP3 with 8GB RAM has seen some heavy lifting processing the IQ180 files. I've tethered and later on done light processing using a combination of C1 and PS so I know that this works for me. Will consider 16GB RAM? In many ways I'd be a fool not to however since my SP3 is barely a year old I'll wait a little longer before jumping like I did from the SP2 to 3.

    The one thing that might make it easier for me to jump to the 4 is if it comes out with 2-USB3 ports.

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    Surface 3 announced.

    Announcing Surface 3 - Surface Blog

    Too underpowered?

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