Originally Posted by murraypaul
The Surface Pro has a fan as well.
They are caught between two paths. To preserve the backwards compatibilty required to be a successful laptop replacement they need x86 CPUs, but that brings in much greater power (heat) requirements than Arm CPUs.
Re. the fan: http://techland.time.com/2013/02/05/...c-than-tablet/
Sounds promising: "It has two interior fans for cooling, but Iíve never heard them at work".