Revolutionary LaptopWith the Kickstand, optional click-in keyboard, and multiple ports (including full-size USB 3.0, Mini DisplayPort and microSD card reader), Surface Pro 3 delivers the power,...
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Quite Large Screen Size
The screen sizes of recently released tablets range from 5" to 13". The Microsoft Surface Pro 3 has a fairly large screen size (12 inches) compared to most of the other newly released tablets.
64-Bit Operating System Architecture
This tablet has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is typical of many recently released comparable spec tablet computers.
Quite High Front Camera Resolution
The lowest front camera resolution of tablet computers that have been on the market for a similar time to the Surface Pro 3 is 0.3MP, the highest is 5MP, and the average front camera resolution is 2.4MP. The Microsoft Surface Pro 3 has a quite high front camera resolution (5 megapixels) compared to most of the other comparable spec tablet computers that are a similar age to the Surface Pro 3.
Fairly Large Internal Memory
The internal memory of comparable spec tablet computers that were released in the last year range from 0.5GB to 8GB. The Microsoft Surface Pro 3 has one of the larger internal memory (4 gigabytes) amongst similar spec tablets of this age.
1080p Video Recording Mode
This tablet has a 1080p video recording mode, which is typical of many comparable spec tablet computers that have been on the market for around the same time as it.
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2160 X 1440 Pixels Display Resolution
The Microsoft Surface Pro 3 has a maximum display resolution of 2160 x 1440 pixels. That's over three times the display resolution of a 1280 x 800 pixels tablet computer, which is the most frequently found display resolution. Across all latest comparable spec tablet computers the display resolution ranges from 800 x 480 pixels to 2736 x 1824 pixels.
1920 X 1080 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution
This tablet computer has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many new tablet computers.
Multi-Touch Multi-Touch Technology
The multi-touch technology of the this tablet computer are Multi-touch, which is the most commonly featured multi-touch technology on tablets that were launched around the same time as it.
Microsoft Surface Cover Docking Connector Type
The docking connector type of the this tablet computer are Microsoft Surface Cover, which is typical of many similar spec tablet computers that have been around for around the same time as it.
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Not 3G Compatible
Most similar spec tablets that have been around for a comparable time to the Surface Pro 3 are not 3G compatible. The Surface Pro 3 is no exception to this as it too is not 3G compatible.
Not 4G Compatible
The Surface Pro 3 is not 4G compatible. Most of the other latest tablets are also not 4G compatible.
Only Two Processor Cores
The Surface Pro 3 is a two processor core tablet computer. Most of the other comparable spec tablets that are a similar age to the Surface Pro 3 have between two and seven processor cores.
Very Short Maximum Battery Life
The average maximum battery life of tablets that were launched in the last 12 months is 14h, and the maximum battery life range from 5h to 220h. At only 9 hours, the Surface Pro 3 has a fairly short maximum battery life compared to most of the other similar spec tablets that have been on the market for around the same time as the Surface Pro 3.
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Only DDR3-SDRAM Internal Memory Type
This tablet has an LPDDR3-SDRAM internal memory type, which is the most commonly found internal memory type on recently released similar spec tablet computers.
Across all the latest tablet computers the weights range from 240g to 1.7kg. At 800 grams, the Microsoft Surface Pro 3 is fairly heavy compared to most of the other comparable spec tablet computers that are a similar age to the Surface Pro 3.
4 Other reasons to consider the Microsoft Surface Pro 3
Released Ten Months Ago
Microsoft released the Surface Pro 3 ten months ago.
Average Processor Clock Speed
At 1.5 gigahertz, the Microsoft Surface Pro 3 has a fairly typical processor clock speed compared to most of the other latest tablet computers.
Average Internal Storage Capacity
The Surface Pro 3 has a fairly standard internal storage capacity (64 gigabytes) compared to most of the other tablet computers that came out in the last 12 months.
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Average Rear Camera Resolution
At 5 megapixels, the Surface Pro 3 has a relatively average rear camera resolution compared to most of the other new comparable spec tablet computers.
Processor Clock Speed
Intel Core i3
Internal Memory Type
Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows 8.1 Pro
Flipboard,Skype Wi-Fi,Skype,OneNote MX,Solitaire,Mahjong,Sudoku/Microsoft Number Puzzle,Fresh
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