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A few customers said in their reviews that it was well made. Four years ago expert website Goodgearguide.com.au said in their review “It feels well made” and rated the product 75 out of 100. expert review site Hardwareheaven.com said “Starting with the hardware aspects of the Surface we have a tablet which feels incredibly solid”. Tablet-News.com wrote “Also a very solid product.”.
One customer said in their reviews that the Microsoft Surface RT was strong and durable. Expert website Examiner.com wrote “The touch screen has a 5 point multi-touch durable display” in their review of this tablets.
Easy to Use
Four Microsoft Surface RT reviewers wrote in their reviews that this tablets was easy to use. Cnet.com.au said on expert review site CNET.com.au “The best of Windows 8 make RT a pleasure to use.” in their review of the Microsoft Surface RT. expert website Theinquirer.net said in their review of this tablets “If our experience is anything to go by, Microsoft has a potential winner on its hands, as the Surface RT is lightweight, well designed and a pleasure to use”. expert website Uk.hardware.info mentioned in their review of this tablets “The kickstand is very practical”.
A number of people concluded that the Microsoft Surface RT had a good experience. expert review site Goodgearguide.com.au said in their review of this tablets “It contains things that many tablet users have considered to be essential elements for a great overall user experience, such as a built-i”. Goodgearguide.com.au also said “If you're after the full Windows experience on a tablet, you'll be disapp”.
One Microsoft Surface RT owner mentioned in their reviews that it had a good interface. Expert website Stuff.tv/my/ mentioned “It looks a lot like a full version of Windows 8 Pro, with the natty colourful Metro tile interface hiding a more conventional Windows deskto”.
One customer who purchased the Microsoft Surface RT reckoned that it had a touch sensitive screen. Uk.askmen.com wrote “That magnetic cover cleverly doubles as either a touch-sensitive keyboard or “proper” keyboard that's improbably slim” in their review of the Microsoft Surface RT.
Some customers concluded that the product was good looking. Techworld.com wrote in their review of this tablets “Which one is the right one for you?On the, er, surface, both tablets seem pretty similar”. Pcadvisor.co.uk wrote on expert website PC Advisor.co.uk “Seemingly willing to pay any price for its fashionable hardware” in their Microsoft Surface RT review. Technoodling.net wrote in their review of the Microsoft Surface RT “The Microsoft Surface is one good looking device”.
Three customers who reviewed the product thought it was a good design. expert review site Phonearena.com wrote in their review of this tablets “It has a stunning design that’s very unique amongst most things.”. expert website G4tv.com wrote “Microsoft's new Surface Tablet features a striking design” in their review of this tablets. expert website Uk.hardware.info wrote “The hardware and design are impressive” in their review of this tablets.
One Microsoft Surface RT owner who reviewed the product reckoned that it was well designed. Theinquirer.net wrote in their review “If our experience is anything to go by, Microsoft has a potential winner on its hands, as the Surface RT is lightweight, well designed and a pleasure to use”.
Good Product Quality
A number of people who purchased it considered that it was good quality. Goodgearguide.com.au mentioned on expert review site Good Gear Guide.com.au “It feels well made” in their review of this tablets and gave it a rating of 4 stars. Theinquirer.net wrote in their review of this tablets four years ago “If our experience is anything to go by, Microsoft has a potential winner on its hands, as the Surface RT is lightweight, well designed and a pleasure to use” and gave the Microsoft Surface RT a score of 70 out of 100. Three years ago Yugatech.com mentioned “It has a solid build quality”.
Good Sound Quality
Several Microsoft Surface RT reviewers wrote that it had good sound quality. Trustedreviews.com rated it 80 out of 100 and mentioned on expert review site Trusted Reviews “It sounds superb, has a great (if slightly”. Expert website Yugatech.com said three years ago “A clear set of speakers and a great touch cover accessory” in their review of the Microsoft Surface RT.
Good Technical Features
A few customers who bought it agreed that it had good features. expert review site G4tv.com said “Microsoft's new Surface Tablet features a striking design” in their review. Theinquirer.net wrote “It also ships with features like Microsoft's full Office productivity suite preloaded”.
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Good Battery Life
One customer concluded that it had a good battery life. Techgeek.com.au rated this tablets 4 stars and mentioned “A fantastic tablet that is great to use and has awesome battery life”.
Microsoft Has Good Reviews for Its Tablet Computers
Microsoft is one of the better rated tablet brands according to average reviews from experts and users, and Microsoft also has good ratings for its Tegra 3 processor tablets.
One Microsoft Surface RT reviewer who bought the Microsoft Surface RT concluded that it was good in terms of USB connections. expert review site Uk.hardware.info mentioned in their review of the Microsoft Surface RT “The full-size USB port is nice to have”.
Flash Storage Medium
This tablet supports a Flash storage medium, which is typical of many tablets that have been around for around the same time as it.
Quite Large Screen Size
Similar spec tablets that have been around for a comparable time to the Surface RT have screen sizes of between 7" and 14". The Microsoft Surface RT has a fairly large screen size (10.6 inches) compared to most of the other similar spec tablet computers that were launched around the same time as the Surface RT.
Multi-Touch Multi-Touch Technology
The multi-touch technology of the this tablet are Multi-touch, which is the most frequently featured multi-touch technology on comparable spec tablet computers that were launched more than a year ago.
6 Reasons Against
Not Good in Terms of Size
A number of customers said in their reviews that it was not heavy and bulky. expert website Theinquirer.net wrote “The Surface is 0.1mm thicker than the latest Ipad, although it's heavier than Apple's tablet, weighing 676g compared to Apple's 652g”. Macnn.com wrote “They were just too heavy and” however still scored it 4 stars. Gadgetride.com said in their Microsoft Surface RT review two years ago “Doing heavy”.
One customer said in their reviews that this tablets was not thin. Trustedreviews.com mentioned in their Microsoft Surface RT review on expert review site Trusted Reviews “Not literally, as it's actually a slim and light 10.6-inch tablet.”.
Not 3G Compatible
Like most of the other tablets of this age and type, the Surface RT is not 3G compatible.
Not 4G Compatible
The Microsoft Surface RT is not 4G compatible, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other tablets of this type and age are also not 4G compatible.
Only 1280 X 720 Pixels Rear Camera Resolution
The biggest rear camera resolution of the Surface RT is 1280 x 720 pixels. That's 88% less rear camera resolution than a 3264 x 2448 pixels tablet computer, which is the most frequently found rear camera resolution.
A 1280 x 720 pixels rear camera resolution is in fact the worst rear camera resolution across all similar spec tablets that were released more than a year ago.
A 3264 x 2448 pixels rear camera resolution is the best rear camera resolution across comparable types of tablet computer.
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Very Small Processor Cache
Across all the tablets of this spec and age the processor caches range from 0.25MB to 4MB, and the average processor cache is 2.1MB. The Surface RT has a quite small processor cache (only 1 megabyte) compared to most of the other tablet computers of a similar age and type to the Surface RT.
With a weight of 680 grams, the Surface RT is fairly heavy compared to most of the other tablets of a comparable type and age to the Surface RT. The average weight of tablets that have been available for a comparable time to the Surface RT is 530g, and the weights range from 260g to 1.5kg.
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Released Over a Year Ago
Microsoft released the Surface RT over a year ago.
Four Processor Cores
The Surface RT has four processor cores. That's average compared to the other 71 tablet computers that have been on the market for more than a year that we have assessed the number of processor cores of.
If you want more processor cores then you might want to consider the Sony Xperia Z4 (8 processor cores) which also has a higher rating.
Average Internal Storage Capacity
With an internal storage capacity of 32 gigabytes, the Surface RT has a relatively standard internal storage capacity compared to most of the other tablet computers of this age and spec.
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