Microsoft is reportedly planning a new $400 tablet to compete with the iPad (AAPL, MSFT)

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  • Microsoft is reportedly working on a new, lower-cost Surface tablet, according to a report from Bloomberg. 
  • The new tablet would start at $ 400 and have a 10-inch screen, about nine hours of battery life, and USB-C charging. 
  • Microsoft has dabbled in more consumer-friendly tablets in the past, but has shifted focus in recent years to its pricier pro line of tablets and laptops. 

Microsoft could be releasing a new competitor to the iPad as soon as this year.

According to a report from Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman and Dina Bass, the new tablet will have a 10-inch screen, rounded edges, and will be priced around $ 400.

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