Microsoft Has Good Reviews for Its Tablet Computers
Tablets manufactured by Microsoft are some of the better tablets according to average reviews from owners and experts.
64-Bit Processor Operating Mode
This tablet has a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many similar spec tablet computers that have been available for a comparable time to it.
Quite Large Internal Storage Capacity
With an internal storage capacity of 256 gigabytes, the Surface Pro 3 has a fairly large internal storage capacity compared to most of the other tablets that are a similar age to the Surface Pro 3. The average internal storage capacity of new comparable spec tablet computers is 78GB, and the internal storage capacity range from 8GB to 260GB.
Quite Large Screen Size
The smallest screen size of similar spec tablet computers that have been on the market for around the same time as the Surface Pro 3 is 7" and the largest is 13". With a screen size of 12 inches, the Microsoft Surface Pro 3 has a quite large screen size compared to most of the other recently released similar spec tablet computers.
Quite Fast Processor Clock Speed
The processor clock speeds of similar spec tablet computers that are a comparable age to the Surface Pro 3 range from 0.8GHz to 2.4GHz. At 1.7 gigahertz, the Surface Pro 3 has a quite fast processor clock speed compared to most of the other latest tablets.
64-Bit Operating System Architecture
This tablet computer has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is the most commonly found operating system architecture on similar spec tablets that were launched in the last 12 months.
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Fairly High Front Camera Resolution
Across all the tablet computers that have been on the market for around the same time as the Surface Pro 3 the front camera resolutions range from 0.3MP to 5MP, and the average front camera resolution is 2.4MP. With a front camera resolution of 5 megapixels, the Surface Pro 3 has one of the higher front camera resolutions amongst tablets of this age.
Quite Large Internal Memory
Tablet computers that have been around for around the same time as the Surface Pro 3 have internal memory of between 0.5GB and 8GB, and the average internal memory is 3GB. The Surface Pro 3 has a fairly large internal memory (8 gigabytes) compared to most of the other newly released similar spec tablets.
Quite Large Processor Cache
The Surface Pro 3 has a quite large processor cache (4 megabytes) compared to most of the other tablet computers that have been on the market for around the same time as the Surface Pro 3. The processor caches of latest tablets range from 1MB to 4MB.
Very Fast Maximum Turbo Frequency
When compared to other similar spec tablet computers that were released in the last year, the maximum turbo frequency of the Surface Pro 3 of 3.3 gigahertz is one of the fastest. Across all the recently released comparable spec tablet computers the maximum turbo frequencies range from 1.1GHz to 3.3GHz, and the average maximum turbo frequency is 2.1GHz.
Two Built-In Speakers
The Surface Pro 3 is a two built-in speaker tablet computer.
1080p Video Recording Mode
This tablet computer has a 1080p video recording mode, which is typical of many tablets that were launched in the last 12 months.
1920 X 1080 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution
This tablet computer has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found maximum video resolution on tablets that were released in the last 12 months.
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Not 3G Compatible
Most recently released comparable spec tablet computers 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, although this is within the context that most of the other comparable spec tablet computers that have been around for a similar time to the Surface Pro 3 are also not 4G compatible.
Only Two Processor Cores
The Microsoft Surface Pro 3 is a two processor core tablet computer.
With a weight of 800 grams, the Surface Pro 3 is quite heavy compared to most of the other comparable spec tablets that were released around the same time as the Surface Pro 3. The average weight of similar spec tablet computers that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Surface Pro 3 is 580g, and the weights range from 24g to 1.7kg.
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Released Twelve Months Ago
Microsoft released the Surface Pro 3 twelve months ago.
Average Rear Camera Resolution
The Surface Pro 3 has a fairly standard rear camera resolution (5 megapixels) compared to most of the other latest tablets.
Processor Clock Speed
Maximum Turbo Frequency
Intel Core i7
AVX, AVX 2.0, SSE, SSE4.1, SSE, SSE4.2
System Bus Rate
Processor Operating Mode
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Processor Cache Type
Thermal Monitoring Technology
Internal Memory Type
Windows 10 Pro, Windows 10
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