The stars are aligning for Microsoft.
They have the momentum, thanks to the wonderful Surface 3, to take back a significant portion of the tablet market. There are plenty of Windows-based tablets out there but it's the Surface - with its 2160 x 1440 resolution screen and Intel Core processors - that may ultimately give the Redmond-based company the upper hand.
If everything goes as planned, after today the Surface could have a new operating system too: Windows 9 is set to be unveiled in the coming hours. And whether it can help Microsoft put the kibosh on iOS, well, remains to be seen.
I sat down with MaximumPC Editor-in-Chief Gordon Ung to talk about what a potential Surface 4 could look like and, more interestingly, what our dream tablet would be.