surface promconnected standby Posted by Rick Williams on January 19, 2013 02:24 pm 3 On of the downsides of the Surface Pro is that it does not have connected standby. Why can't it? The new macbooks do something very similar and use IvyBridge CPUs. There are 3 Comments. Load 'Em Up. Show speed reading tips and settings Shortcuts to mastering the comment thread. Use wisely. C - Next Comment X - Mark as Read R - Reply Z - Mark Read & Next Shift + C - Previous Shift + A - Mark All Read Comment Settings Live comment alert: Hide it! Comments for this post are closed.