I feel each surface deserves its own pen. A pleasant white light on the slim pen 2 barrels pulses when you put it back, so you know it’s charging.
You can also charge your pen with these accessories, but they.
How to charge surface pen slim 2. In order to wake the slim pen 2 you have to connect it to a charger for 1 second. It is excellent for input. Later yesterday, after much use, the slim pen 2 gave me a red led and began intermittent buzzing.
Got the slim pen 2 in yesterday. The pen does not ship with a charger. How do you charge a pen?
Get to know surface slim pen. To be fair i rarely use my regular surface pen , but when i do i need it. Just open the surface app, and then click the bottom area to summon the slim pen 2 settings.
As you've found, there is a firmware update for the cradle that will update the firmware so it will charge a slim pen 2. I have tried my pro 7 and two other pcs. The day before yesterday, i left the surface 8 unplugged overnight, with slim pen 2 in the keyboard charging cradle.
For a complete list of supported charging accessories, see how to charge your surface slim pen. The surface duo 2 pen cover clips to the front of surface duo 2 and lets you stick surface slim pen 2 to the cover and wirelessly recharge the pen as well. All this means if you have surface duo 2 and surface slim pen 2, either the pen cover ($65) or charger ($35) are required.
Overnight, i plugged in the surface, and today the slim pen 2 is showing 100% charge. If i feel like flexing i stick it on , to show it off. Microsoft suggests that windows update should update the firmware on the charger, but i haven't been able to see the fw update.
Visit aka.ms/surfaceslimpenchargerupdate for more information  battery life varies significantly based on usage, network and feature configuration, signal strength, settings and other factors. Take handwritten notes and draw with the same feeling you get with pen on paper, with exceptional accuracy and a new storable design. (if you don’t have a signature type cover, you will need to purchase a surface slim pen.
Docking a surface pen to your surface duo 2 phone will cost $65. Looks great on the surface duo. At least microsoft gives you a choice.
The surface slim pen charger is a new charger for surface slim pen 2 and slim pen. (if you don’t have a signature type cover, you will. Surface slim pen 2 is compatible to charge with a wide variety of surface devices.
Notably, the slim pen 2 has a custom chip called microsoft g6. Pair it to your surface. If you buy something from a verge link, vox media may earn a commission.
Connect your surface slim pen charging accessory to your surface. The new s pen is built to last, but its battery can drain if you leave it outside of your phone for over 30 minutes, or if you press the s pen button too many times (about 200 times). This of course the official surface slim pen bought from the microsoft store with some microsoft points.
Place your pen in the charging area. Your surface slim pen 2 can be charged by a surface laptop studio, surface pro signature keyboard, and more. It's on windows update, and if you have an sp5 or laptop1 or newer, it'll update the firmware.
As u/gheebeeghee mentions, you have to plug the charger into a laptop and running windows update on it. Surface duo 2 pen cover. Select surface slim pen 2 to pair your pen.
When checked, the slim pen 2 showed 5% charge. Visit aka.ms/surfaceslimpenchargerupdate for more information. Write, sketch, navigate, and recharge.
† all are sold separately. Microsoft has a new phone of its. When you’re ready, use bluetooth to pair your slim pen to a surface.
The surface slim pen 2 can be wirelessly charged via its own surface slim pen charging cradle, or if you have a surface laptop studio, via the included. So it's a dead product unless you have another surface device that can charge it or you buy the separate charger (until the charge case. The surface slim pen 2 can be wirelessly charged via its own surface slim pen charging cradle, or if you have a surface laptop studio, via the included charging area located underneath the front.
For a complete list of supported charging accessories, see how to charge your. Microsoft has refreshed its slim pen to magnetically fit into the surface pro 8’s keyboard. You need to charge your pen before using it.
You can then draw to test the pen pressure, and drag the slider around to change how light or heavy the.