Is Microsoft Surface Hub 2 Team Collaboration Feature Truly Unique?


Technology is changing a whole lot of things- from how we work to where we work. Working remotely is no longer a big deal and at the same time, being able to enable creativity, efficiency, productivity is not far-fetched as there are tools specifically designed and optimized for collaboration and teamwork.

Research has it that working from a real office were indeed a barrier to growth and productivity, the reason being that if the energy and time spent moving from your house to the office were invested in the work, there’ll be a profound impact, of course in a case where every other thing is equal.

Companies that promote collaborative working are five times as likely to be high-performing than their counterparts which is why Microsoft Surface Hub 2 is an efficient and intuitive way to get people out of their seats, to connect, co-create, produce, collaborate with others, regardless of location.

Characteristics of Microsoft Surface Hub

Unlock the power of the team: Surface Hub 2 was designed from the ground up to be used by teams, The new Surface Hub 2 is sleeker, agiler and more affordable to fit any workspace or work style. “The gorgeous 4K+ 50.5” multi-touch display creates an inviting canvas to co-create, harnessing the power of Microsoft Teams, Microsoft Whiteboard, Office 365, Windows 10 and the intelligent cloud.

The 4K cameras that rotate with the device, integrated speakers and far field mic arrays allow everyone in the meeting to feel as if they are right in the room with the rest of the group, while our standard Surface 3×2 aspect ratio means everyone has more usable space to create and collaborate.” Microsoft said on their website.

Perfect for any space: With dynamic rotation, you can use the best orientation for your content to help people work in the way that best suits them. Microsoft says it teamed up with “Steelcase” to create a system of rolling stands and easy-to-use mounts to help customers be truly mobile.

The magic of tiling:  Microsoft surface hub 2 adapts to space through tiling up to 4 screens together in portrait or landscape view.

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Though Microsoft boasts so much about collaboration and teamwork functionalities, these are available as software for PCs. To buy Surface hub 2 just for collaboration is like buying a private jet just to go to the groceries. However, its whiteboard nature makes it great for presentation and artwork. Surface Hub 2 will be available in 2019.