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Microsoft Surface Pro 3 I7-4650U 1.7GHz 256GB 12" Tablet

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I7-4650U 1.7GHz Windows 8.1 Pro 256GB Jan 2015
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Revolutionary laptop With the Kickstand, optional Type Cover, and multiple ports (including full-size USB 3.0, Mini DisplayPort, and microSD card reader), Surface Pro 3 delivers the power,... More
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11 Reasons For

Good Brand

We calculated the average ratings for all Microsoft tablets and also specifically for Microsoft i7-4650U processor tablets and found that in both cases Microsoft had good ratings.

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This tablet has a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most frequently found processor operating mode on tablet computers of a similar age and type to it.

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Quite Fast Processor Clock Speed

The Microsoft Surface Pro 3 has a quite fast processor clock speed (1.7 gigahertz) compared to most of the other tablets that were launched around the same time as the Surface Pro 3. Tablets that were released one year ago have processor clock speeds of between 0.9GHz and 1,300GHz.

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Very Fast Maximum Turbo Frequency

The Surface Pro 3 has a very fast maximum turbo frequency (3.3 gigahertz) compared to most of the other tablets that have been around for a comparable time to the Surface Pro 3. Across all the similar spec tablet computers that have been on the market for around the same time as the Surface Pro 3 the maximum turbo frequencies range from 1.1GHz to 3.3GHz.

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Quite Large Processor Cache

Across all the tablet computers of this spec and age the processor caches range from 0.51MB to 6MB, and the average processor cache is 2.3MB. The Microsoft Surface Pro 3 has a very large processor cache (4 megabytes) compared to most of the other tablet computers that were launched around the same time as the Surface Pro 3.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This tablet computer has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is typical of many tablet computers of a comparable type and age to it.

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Two Built-In Speakers

The Microsoft Surface Pro 3 is a two built-in speaker tablet. Most of the other tablets of a comparable type and age to the Surface Pro 3 have between one and three built-in speakers.

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Quite Large Solid-State Drive Capacity

The average solid-state drive capacity of tablets of a similar age and spec to the Surface Pro 3 is 140GB. The Surface Pro 3 has one of the larger solid-state drive capacities (256 gigabytes) amongst similar spec tablet computers of this age.

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1080p Video Recording Mode

This tablet has a 1080p video recording mode, which is the most commonly found video recording mode on tablets of this spec and age.

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DDR3-SDRAM Internal Memory Type

This tablet has an LPDDR3-SDRAM internal memory type, which is typical of many tablets of a similar type and age to it.

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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 tablet computers of this spec and age.

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4 Reasons Against

Not 4G Compatible

The Microsoft Surface Pro 3 is not 4G compatible. Most of the other i7-4650U processor tablets that have been on the market for a similar time to the Surface Pro 3 are also not 4G compatible.

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Not 3G Compatible

The Surface Pro 3 is not 3G compatible, although this is within the context that most of the other tablets of this type and age are also not 3G compatible.

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Only Two Processor Cores

The Surface Pro 3 is a two processor core tablet computer.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other 2 processor core tablet computers currently available including the Lenovo Thinkpad 10 (£369.99) which is cheaper; or the Blackberry Playbook (£439.26) which has better reviews.

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Only Microsoft Surface Cover Docking Connector Type

The docking connector type of this tablet is Microsoft Surface Cover, which is typical of many tablets that have been around for a comparable time to it.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Microsoft Surface Pro 3

Released Over a Year Ago

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

Average Internal Storage Capacity

The Surface Pro 3 has a relatively typical internal storage capacity (256 gigabytes) compared to most of the other tablets that came out around the same time as the Surface Pro 3.

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Average Screen Size

The Microsoft Surface Pro 3 has a relatively average screen size (12 inches) compared to most of the other tablet computers of this spec and age.

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Average Rear Camera Resolution

At 5 megapixels, the Microsoft Surface Pro 3 has a pretty typical rear camera resolution compared to most of the other i7-4650U processor tablets that were launched more than a year ago.

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Specification

Processor
Processor Model
Processor Clock Speed
Processor Core
Maximum Turbo Frequency
Processor Cache
Processor Family
Memory
Internal Memory
Software
Operating System
Bundled Software
Platform
Storage
Internal Storage Capacity
Memory Card
Integrated Card Reader
Storage Medium
Display
Screen Size
Aspect Ratio
Multi-Touch Technology
Touch Sensitive Screen
Display Resolution
Graphics
Graphics Adapter
Graphics Adapter Family
Camera
Rear Camera Resolution
Front Camera
Maximum Video Resolution
Video Recording Mode
Video Recording
Rear Camera Resolution
Rear Camera
Audio
Audio System
Built-In Microphone
Built-In Speaker
Networking
4G Compatible
3G Compatible
Bluetooth Version
WiFi Standard
Bluetooth
Wi-Fi Standard
Ports & Interfaces
Combo Headphone / Microphone Port
Headphone Jack Size
Docking Connector Type
Mini DisplayPort
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Performance
Trusted Platform Module (TPM)
Electronic Compass
Gyroscope
Ambient Light Sensor
Accelerometer
Design
Size
Form Factor
Colour
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
Intel VPro Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Smart Response Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Intel Insider
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Intel Clear Video Technology
Battery
Maximum Battery Life
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Thickness
Width
Packaging Content
Stylus Pen
Quick Start Guide
Warranty Card
Manual
Other Features
64-Bit Computing Architecture
WiFi
Intel Virtualization Technology
Processor Manufacturer
Internal RAM

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Expert Reviews

(163)
12 October 2015

With many clones arriving from the likes of HP, Dell and Lenovo, Microsoft has announced a new version of its Surface tablet . But how what's different compared to the old version? Find out in our... Read more…

11 September 2015

Microsoft fans will feel a curious sense of déjà vu when looking at the iPad Pro. From the multitasking features in iOS 9 to the stylus and the keyboard case, Apple's upcoming 12.9in tablet... Read more…

27 May 2015

It was last September when my Ultrabook screen went blank and never came back. I was gutted; Not only because it was my favourite PC but because I was half-way through reporting on the IFA... Read more…

The idea wasn't entirely accepted, however, due to the first two generations of Surface having a few foibles. But two false starts later and we now have something that seems a bit more refined.The... Read more…

26 May 2015

Microsoft gets it right at the third time of trying - the Surface Pro 3 is a superb hybrid...

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User Reviews

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Reviewed 14 March 2015 by Seth
Seth would recommend the Microsoft Surface Pro 3

Hey I noticed a couple of negative reviews on this site and just wanted to say DO NOT LISTEN TO THEM. One guy gave it 1 star because of "value". He said he bought a Dell with a 500gb hardrive... Read more…

Reviewed 30 October 2014 by Es316303
Es316303 would recommend the Microsoft Surface Pro 3 (Verified Purchase)

Great product, but ad is misleading. Tablet does not come with keyboard, which is available for additional money...

Reviewed 4 August 2014 by DougHolland
DougHolland would recommend the Microsoft Surface Pro 3

I purchase the Surface Pro 3 with the Intel Core i7 and 512GB SSD to use with apps such as Visual Studio 2013 and Adobe Creative Cloud, Photoshop CC, Illustrator CC etc. With the forthcoming... Read more…

Reviewed 25 June 2014 by Gibber
Gibber would recommend the Microsoft Surface Pro 3

This is a great product but Best Buy has a typo on the specifications. The Height is not 0.4 inches and the depth is not 7.9 inches. I think they mixed these numbers up...

Reviewed 22 September 2014 by 1BestBuyClient

I was really looking forward to buying the surface Pro 3. I paid for it and patiently awaited 3 to 4 weeks for shipping. I'm 65 years old and retired yet..... I was as happy as a child in a candy... Read more…

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