Episode 20: Unboxing Microsoft's Surface tablet Video
Jeff Cannata takes the Pentax Optio WG-2 camera into the ocean, places it on a barbecue grill, and puts it through other tests in our most demanding torture chamber yet.
It's an unboxing extravaganza: Molly Wood unwraps the new Google Nexus devices, Microsoft's hottest smartphones, plus Jeff Cannata tortures -- and we mean tortures -- the Microsoft Surface tablet by riding it like a skateboard.
Jeff Cannata puts the new Microsoft Surface tablet through a series of crazy torture tests, from cooking an egg on it, to using it as a skateboard. See if it can survive!
Is the Galaxy Note 8 worth the $400 price tag? Molly Wood and Jeff Cannata unwrap the 8-inch Samsung tablet and offer up their first impressions.
Molly Wood and Jeff Cannata reveal the thin and lightweight Android phone that has impressive features, including a pretty awesome camera.
Molly Wood and Jeff Cannata unbox the Google Chromebook Pixel and the I'm Watch from Mobile World Congress. Plus, we torture-test the Google Nexus 10 and checkout the future of log-ins and passwords.
Microsoft's new tablet running Windows RT is here. Molly Wood unboxes the Surface with both touch keyboards and gives her first impressions.
Is the smartphone-tablet combo device worth a buy? Molly Wood and Jeff Cannata unbox the Asus PadFone Infinity and offer their first thoughts on the Android-powered mobile gadget.
Molly Wood and Jeff Cannata unbox the Blackberry Q10, which has a physical keyboard and the newest Blackberry 10.1 operating system.
Molly Wood and Jeff Cannata unbox the HTC One. Check out the stunning design and top-notch features.
- iPad Mini overview
- iPad Mini vs Kindle Fire
- Fact-checking Phil Schiller on iPad Mini vs. Nexus 7
- New iPad with retina display
- Apple joins hybrid-storage market with Fusion Drive
- 13-inch MacBook Pro retina display vs 13-inch MacBook Air
- More than 60 stores in North America offered the Surface tablet on launch day
- Microsoft opened a pop-up store in San Francisco's Westfield mall
- Surface tablet with Windows RT
- Microsoft Surface vs. Apple iPad (4th gen) vs. Asus Transformer Infinity
- Surface pricing
- Windows RT vs. Windows 8 Pro
- CNET's Eric Franklin's review of the Surface
- Steven Sinofsky and the Surface skateboard!
- Pentax Optio WG-2 CNET review
- Optio WG-2 Pentax page
- Dog Beach!
- How to surf
- New Iron Man 3 trailer
- Johnny Cash, "Ring of Fire"