The launch of the Surface Pro at the Microsoft Store in LA's Century City was a relatively low-key affair compared with the debut of the Surface RT.
When I arrived just after 10 a.m. there was a small line. That said, both versions -- 64GB and 128GB -- of the Surface Pro had sold out immediately.
Of course, no one would say how many units were set aside for first-day sales, and the lines didn't exactly snake around the Westfield Century City mall. So, it wasn't like a Depression-era run