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Microsoft Has Good Reviews for Its Tablet Computers
Tablets built by Microsoft have good reviews on average compared to other brands. We also checked the reviews for all tablets (not just tablets) and found that Microsoft also has good reviews across its entire range.
Fairly Large Display Diagonal
Across all the tablets of this age and type the display diagonals range from 5" to 19". With a display diagonal of 12 inches, the Surface Pro 3's display diagonal is one of the largest amongst tablets that are a comparable age to the Surface Pro 3.
If you would prefer a larger display diagonal then you might also want to look at the Samsung Galaxy View[plb_3128216_price] (18.4" and cheaper).
Quite Large Internal Storage Capacity
Tablet computers of this spec and age have internal storage capacitys of between 4GB and 520GB, and the average internal storage capacity is 30GB. When compared to other tablets that were launched around the same time as the Surface Pro 3 that we have assessed the internal storage capacity of, the Surface Pro 3's internal storage capacity of 128 gigabytes is one of the largest.
Very High Front Camera Resolution (numeric)
At 5 megapixels, the Surface Pro 3 has a fairly high front camera resolution (numeric) compared to most of the other tablets that were released more than a year ago. The average front camera resolution (numeric) of similar spec tablets that have been available for around the same time as the Surface Pro 3 is 1.7MP.
Quite Large Internal Memory
Tablets that have been on the market for a similar time to the Surface Pro 3 have internal memorys of between 0.5GB and 16GB. With an internal memory of 4 gigabytes, the Surface Pro 3's internal memory is one of the largest amongst tablets that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Surface Pro 3.
2160 X 1440 Pixels Display Resolution
The Surface Pro 3 has a maximum display resolution of 2160 x 1440 pixels. That's over five times the display resolution of the most common display resolution of 1024 x 600 pixels. The worst display resolution of all comparable spec tablet computers that have been around for around the same time as the Surface Pro 3 is 800 x 480 pixels and the best is 2560 x 1600 pixels.
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The Surface Pro 3 is not 3G, although it is worth noting that most of the other tablet computers of this type and age are also not 3G.
Most tablets that were launched around the same time as the Surface Pro 3 have between two and seven processor coress, including the Surface Pro 3 which has two processor coress.
If you want more processor coress then you might also want to look at the SM-T815N Galaxy Tab S2[pl_3239338_price] (4 processor coress and cheaper), or the Galaxy View[pl_3128216_price] (8 processor coress and cheaper) both from Samsung; or the Samsung SM-T815 Galaxy Tab S2[plb_3247710_price] (4 processor coress and higher rated).
Across all the tablets that have been on the market for more than a year the weights range from 120g to 2.7kg, and the average weight is 510g. The Microsoft Surface Pro 3 is one of the heavier tablet computers that are a similar age to the Surface Pro 3 (800 grams) amongst tablets of this age.
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Released Over a Year Ago
This Microsoft tablet has been on the market for over a year.
Average Processor Frequency
With a processor frequency of 1.5 gigahertz, the Microsoft Surface Pro 3 has a fairly typical processor frequency compared to most of the other tablets of a similar type and age to the Surface Pro 3.
If this tablet computer processor frequency is too slow for you then you might want to consider the Galaxy View[pl_3128216_price] (1.6GHz and cheaper), or the SM-T815N Galaxy Tab S2[pl_3239338_price] (1.9GHz and cheaper) both from Samsung; or the Samsung SM-T815 Galaxy Tab S2[plb_3247710_price] (1.9GHz and higher rated).
Average Rear Camera Resolution (numeric)
With a rear camera resolution (numeric) of 5 megapixels, the Surface Pro 3 has a relatively average rear camera resolution (numeric) compared to most of the other tablets of this spec and age.
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