Microsoft Surface PRO coming January at $899 for 64 GB model

The launch date of the Surface Pro has finally been marked. It will arrive in January 2013, missing the huge holiday season. The Surface Pro is the higher end model to the Surface RT which runs Windows RT. The Surface PRO will be able to run full on Windows 8 making it possible to download classic Windows 7 apps like Photoshop, Lightroom, and Steam.

The 64 GB model will come in at $899 while the 128 GB version will come in at $999. The Surface Pro has a couple of highlights when looking at the specs like 1080p touchscreen with active digitizer, a Core i5, HDMI out, USB 3.0, 64/128 GB, 4 GB RAM. Along with the Surface a stylus will be included in the bundle for the touch screen with the active digitizer ensuring a good stylus experience. The Surface PRO will not come bundled with a Touch Cover/Type Cover.

Anyone excited for the Surface Pro? Stay tuned as we gather some more info on the official date and Pre order dates.