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Microsoft Surface 3 LTE
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Microsoft Surface 3 LTE X7-Z8700 1.6GHz 128GB 10.8" 4G 3G Tablet

X7-Z8700 1.6GHz Windows 10 Home 128GB Aug 2015
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With its 10.8-inch Full HD display and thin, light frame that weighs under 1.5 pounds, Surface 3 is just the right size to take anywhere. And with Dolby Audio, an integrated 3-position Kickstand,... More
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5 Reasons For

Microsoft Has Good Reviews for Its Tablet Computers

Microsoft has good average reviews for its x7-Z8700 processor tablet computers as well as across its entire tablet range compared to other manufacturers.

4G Compatible

The Surface 3 LTE is 4G compatible, which is unusual. Most of the other similar spec tablets that have been available for more than a year are not 4G compatible.

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3G Compatible

The Surface 3 LTE is 3G compatible. Most of the other similar spec tablet computers that are a comparable age to the Surface 3 LTE also are 3G compatible.

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Fairly Large Internal Storage Capacity

At 128 gigabytes, the Surface 3 LTE has a fairly large internal storage capacity compared to most of the other comparable spec tablets that have been on the market for more than a year. The smallest internal storage capacity of x7-Z8700 processor tablet computers that were launched around the same time as the Surface 3 LTE is 32GB and the largest is 130GB.

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Very Thin

X7-Z8700 processor tablet computers that have been on the market for more than a year have thicknesses of between 8.6mm and 270mm, and the average thickness is 180mm. With a thickness of only 8.7 millimeters, the Microsoft Surface 3 LTE has one of the thinner thicknesses amongst x7-Z8700 processor tablet computers of this age.

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3 Reasons Against

Very Small Maximum Graphics Adapter Memory

With a maximum graphics adapter memory of only 8 megabytes, the Surface 3 LTE has one of the smaller maximum graphics adapter memory amongst similar spec tablet computers of this age. The average maximum graphics adapter memory of tablets of a comparable spec and age to the Surface 3 LTE is 8.1GB, and the maximum graphics adapter memory range from 8MB to 32GB.

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Heavy

With a weight of 622 grams, the Microsoft Surface 3 LTE is quite heavy compared to most of the other tablets that have been on the market for a similar time to the Surface 3 LTE. The lightest x7-Z8700 processor tablet computer that has been around for a comparable time to the Surface 3 LTE is 350g heavy, the heaviest is 630g, and the average weight is 590g.

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Very Tall

With a height of 267 millimeters, the Microsoft Surface 3 LTE is one of the tallest x7-Z8700 processor tablet computers that have been available for around the same time as the Surface 3 LTE amongst x7-Z8700 processor tablet computers of this age. The shortest tablet of this age and type is 8.6mm tall and the tallest is 270mm.

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5 Other reasons to consider the Microsoft Surface 3 LTE

Released Over a Year Ago

It was over a year ago when Microsoft released the Surface 3 LTE.

Average Rear Camera Resolution

At 8 megapixels, the Surface 3 LTE has a relatively average rear camera resolution compared to most of the other x7-Z8700 processor tablet computers that have been on the market for more than a year.

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Four Processor Cores

The Microsoft Surface 3 LTE is a four processor core tablet computer which is average compared to the other nine tablet computers that have been on the market for a similar time to the Surface 3 LTE that we have assessed the number of processor cores of.

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Average Processor Clock Speed

At 1.6 gigahertz, the Microsoft Surface 3 LTE has a fairly standard processor clock speed compared to most of the other similar spec tablets that have been around for more than a year.

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Average Screen Size

The Surface 3 LTE has a relatively average screen size (10.8 inches) compared to most of the other comparable spec tablet computers that came out more than a year ago.

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Specification

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Processor Model
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Processor Cache
Processor Family
Memory
Maximum Internal Memory
Internal Memory Type
Internal Memory
Software
Operating System
Platform
Storage
Internal Storage Capacity
Memory Card
Integrated Card Reader
Storage Medium
Display
Screen Size
Aspect Ratio
Touch Screen Technology
Multi-Touch Technology
Touch Sensitive Screen
LED Backlight
Display Resolution
Graphics
Maximum Graphics Adapter Memory
Graphics Adapter
Graphics Adapter Family
Camera
Rear Camera Resolution
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera
Video Recording
Auto Focus
Rear Camera
Audio
Audio System
Built-In Speaker
Built-In Microphone
Built-In Speaker
Networking
4G Compatible
3G Compatible
3G Standard
4G Standard
Bluetooth Version
WiFi Standard
Bluetooth
4G Band
Supported 3G Band
Wi-Fi Standard
Ports & Interfaces
DC-In Jack
Combo Headphone / Microphone Port
Microphone Input
Headphone Output
Micro-USB 2.0 Port
Mini DisplayPort
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Phone Features
Speakerphone
Messaging
Instant Messaging
E-Mail
Performance
Proximity Sensor
Gyroscope
Ambient Light Sensor
Accelerometer
Magnetometer
Design
Size
Form Factor
Colour
Processor Special Features
Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Battery
Maximum Battery Life
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Thickness
Width
Packaging Content
AC Adapter
Stylus Pen
Quick Start Guide
Other Features
64-Bit Computing Architecture

User Reviews

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Reviewed 8 March 2016 by G Nutley
(Verified Purchase)

A trouble-free set-up and update. I already have Windows 10 on a laptop and it continued on the Surface 3 to be excellent. Sadly after 3 days use it stopped working. Microsoft Support Services... Read more…

Reviewed 8 February 2016 by Amazon Customer
(Verified Purchase)

5 Stars! Arrived in 3 working days, Royal Mail inland United Kingdom. Perfect. Brand new in a sealed box. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED INDEED. Only problem is it looks like they need to source new stock.... Read more…

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