Microsoft doesn’t desire the NFL to regurgitate the warning just yet – it’s assuring individuals that its Surface area tablets have yet to fail on the sidelines.

Microsoft paid the NFL $400 million to put Surfaces right into every aspect of the game, yet the weekend break AFC National championship between the Denver Broncos and New England Patriots read the rise of ‘Tablegate.’

The Patriots sideline started having problems with getting pictures toward completion of the online game, a bad look for the Surface area Pro 3 tablets on the sidelines.

Microsoft eventually responded to ask for comment, stating that it was a network problem that the created the concern with the tablet computers. The NFL released a statement Monday mentioning a framework issue on the Patriots’ sideline created the network problems.

Two years without failing

Two days later, Yusuf Mehdi, VP of Microsoft’s Windows and also Tools team, has come out to comfort followers, groups and also anyone that desires to criticize the Surface.

‘In the previous two years, Surfaces have actually supported almost 100,000 minutes of sideline action, and in that time, not a solitary concern has actually been reported that belongs to the tablet itself.,’ Mehdi stated in a blog site post.

He added that on the unusual occasion there is an issue, the firm collaborates with the NFL to promptly troubleshoot the problem.

Mehdi additionally made certain to state how handy having the tablet computers on the sidelines have actually been for the teams.

This peace of mind comes with an important time, with the Super Championship game set up in merely a couple of weeks, which we picture Microsoft is hoping will run without issue.