Slippery slope

Microsoft Surface mk2

See, I think the problem the Surface has to some extent is Windows 8. It's a bit of a change, and most people haven't really used it, and a lot of the ones that have used it are put off by the redesign. With the iPad, Apple already had a pretty big customer base with iPhones (or iPod touches), so the with iPad being "just a big iPhone", a lot of people felt like they already knew how to use it et voilà, they sell millions of em.