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Microsoft Surface Pro 2 I5-4200U 1.6GHz 512GB 10.6" Tablet

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I5-4200U 1.6GHz Windows 8.1 Pro 512GB Oct 2013
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The Tablet That Can Replace Your LaptopWeighing in at 900 grams, with longer battery life than the original Surface Pro, it goes with you anywhere. The next-generation Intel Core i5 processor... More
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5 Reasons For

Good Brand

I5-4200U processor tablets produced by Microsoft have good reviews on average compared to other brands. We also checked the reviews for all tablet computers (not just i5-4200U processor tablets) and found that Microsoft also has good reviews across its entire range.

Flash Storage Media

This tablet computer supports a Flash storage media, which is typical of many similar spec tablets that are a comparable age to it.

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Very Large Internal Storage Capacity

When compared to other tablet computers of a comparable age and spec to the Surface Pro 2 that we have checked, the Surface Pro 2's internal storage capacity of 512 gigabytes is one of the largest. Tablets of this spec and age have internal storage capacitys of between 64GB and 520GB.

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Very Light

The weights of tablets of this age and spec range from 900g to 980g, and the average weight is 930g. With a weight of only 900 grams, the Surface Pro 2 is one of the lighter comparable spec tablets that were released more than two years ago amongst tablet computers of this age.

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Very Thin

The Surface Pro 2 has a quite thin depth (only 13.5 millimeters) compared to most of the other similar spec tablet computers that have been around for more than two years. Across all the i5-4200U processor tablets that were released more than two years ago the depths range from 13mm to 200mm, and the average depth is 75mm.

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5 Reasons Against

Not 3G

Like most of the other comparable spec tablets that have been on the market for more than two years, the Surface Pro 2 is not 3G.

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Not 4G

Like most of the other comparable spec tablet computers that have been on the market for a similar time to the Surface Pro 2, the Surface Pro 2 is not 4G.

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Only Microsoft Surface Cover Docking Connector Type

The docking connector type of this tablet computer is Microsoft Surface Cover, which is the most commonly found docking connector type on tablet computers that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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Very Small Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of only 10.6 inches, the Microsoft Surface Pro 2 has one of the smaller display diagonals amongst tablet computers of this age. The smallest display diagonal of tablets that were released around the same time as the Surface Pro 2 is 10", the largest is 13", and the average display diagonal is 11".

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Only 720p Video Recording Modes

The Surface Pro 2 has a higher video recording mode than most tablets of this type and age. This tablet has a 720p video recording modes, whereas most similar spec tablet computers that came out around the same time as it have a 1080p video recording modes. Tablet computers that were launched more than two years ago video recording modess range from 480p (worst) to 2160p (best).

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3 Other reasons to consider the Microsoft Surface Pro 2

Released Over Three Years Ago

This tablet was released over three years ago.

Average Processor Frequency

At 1.6 gigahertz, the Microsoft Surface Pro 2 has a relatively average processor frequency compared to most of the other tablet computers of a comparable age and spec to the Surface Pro 2.

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Two Processor Coress

Compared to the other six comparable spec tablets that have been available for a similar time to the Surface Pro 2 that we have assessed the number of processor coress of, the Microsoft Surface Pro 2 has two processor coress which is average.

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Specification

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Internal Memory
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Operating System Installed
Operating System Version
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Internal Storage Capacity
Compatible Memory Cards
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Storage Media
Display
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Touch Technology
Touchscreen
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Camera
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Rear Camera
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Built-In Microphone
Built-In Speaker(s)
Networking
4G
3G
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Bluetooth
4G WiMAX
Top Wi-Fi Standard
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Microphone in
Headphone Out
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
USB 3.0 Port
Docking Connector Type
Mini DisplayPorts Quantity
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Messaging
Instant Messaging (IM)
E-Mail
Performance
Trusted Platform Module (TPM)
Electronic Compass
Gyroscope
Ambient Light Sensor
Accelerometer
GPS (satellite)
Position Location
Design
Device Type
Form Factor
Colour of Product
Processor Special Features
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel® VPro™ Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel® Smart Response Technology
Intel® High Definition Audio (Intel® HD Audio)
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT)
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Intel® Matrix Storage Technology (Intel® MST)
Intel® Rapid Start Technology
Intel® Insider™
InTru™ 3D Technology
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD)
Battery
Continuous Video Playback Time
Power
AC Adapter Power
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Content
AC Adapter Included
Keyboard Supplied
Stylus Pen
Quick Start Guide
Warranty Card
Other Features
Visual Technology
Docking Connector
Kids Tablet
64-Bit Computing
Wi-Fi
Charging Time

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Expert Reviews

(167)
29 August 2014

Microsoft recently released the Surface Pro 3 , but that doesn't mean that you can't still get your hands on the Surface Pro 2 , now that prices will most likely drop to make room for the newer... Read more…

11 August 2014

Winner: The Surface Pro 3 Having won six out of eight rounds, the Microsoft Surface Pro 3 is the clear winner of this versus review. However, thanks to Microsoft's wise decision to radically lower...

21 May 2014

During the launch of the Surface Pro 3 , Microsoft freely admitted that it hadn't quite got it right with the original Surface Pro and even the Surface Pro 2. It claimed the Surface Pro 3 is the... Read more…

24 April 2014

With unsold stock of the Surface RT burning a billion-dollar hole in Microsoft's finances, the company needs to make amends. Enter the new Surface Pro 2 and Surface 2 models, which boost the... Read more…

13 March 2014

With the first Surface Pro , Microsoft laid out its vision of the future: one mobile device with the guts of a laptop that can replace your tablet, laptop, and maybe even desktop. Unfortunately... Read more…

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User Reviews

(12)
Reviewed 16 January 2014 by Ross K.

I bought mine because it would run anything a laptop would and specifically to run the medical software I use for work. I actually have the 512 GB version (not listed here on Newegg). I strongly... Read more…

Reviewed 8 March 2014 by Shawn D.

I do a lot of research and for the money, this is the best purchase on the market. There are a lot of tablets out there, but this one has the most features for the buck. I highly recommend the... Read more…

Reviewed 25 March 2015 by Mr. J. G. Temperton

I have used tablet devices for a long time, taking a tortuous path from Archos 7 and 70, the Samsung Galaxy 7" Tab 10" and Note and iPad 2/Air.

I have to say this is the best... Read more…

Reviewed 2 February 2015 by Amazon Customer
(Verified Purchase)

This is a wonderful piece of kit. I had an Asus Zenbook before this and thought nothing could be better, but this is better. It is faster, has a screen display I never dreamed could be so good and... Read more…

(Verified Purchase)

I bought this product as an upgrade to my Surface Pro 1 (128GB). It was purchased at a time when the Surface Pro 3 had been released for a few months, so let me start with why I feel I needed to... Read more…

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Barcodes 00636173544920, 00885370659221, 00885370659238, 00885370659245, 00885370667103, 02000001153468, 02000001153475, 02000001153628, 02000001153659

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