Close

Loading image...
Microsoft Surface Pro 3
16 Images + 2 Videos

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 1.5GHz 128GB 12" Tablet

tabletzona.es 10 out of 10 SweClockers.com Recommended hothardware.com Recommended ljudochbild.se Recommended hi-tech.mail.ru/ Recommended
1.5GHz Windows 8.1 Pro 128GB 12" Sep 2015
Processor Frequency Operating System Installed Internal Storage Capacity Display Diagonal Release Date
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
Available from international sellers only
Tell Me When It Becomes Available
You are subscribed to price alerts for this product
Unsubscribe
Searching for international prices ...

Assumed Exchange Rates

Searching for prices in ...
Microsoft Surface Pro 3 Unboxing!
Microsoft Surface Pro 3 Review

13 Reasons For

One Industry Award

This tablet was given a "Gold" award by Gamestar.de who thought that this tablet computer was superb.

Good Expert Reviews

The average expert rating of this Microsoft tablet is 84 out of 100 based on two expert reviews from sites including 3g.co.uk and gamestar.de. If all the tablets of this type and age are ranked by average expert review score then this tablet is in the top 1%.

Microsoft Has Good Tablet Reviews

Based on 2,786 owner and expert reviews, Microsoft has good reviews for its tablet computers. Microsoft also has good reviews specifically within its tablet computers range compared to other brands.

Good Battery Life

A number of customers who reviewed the product thought it had a good battery life. 3g.co.uk wrote “Major design improvements, better battery life, more portable, bigger” and rated it 4 stars. 3g.co.uk also mentioned “Clear display, good performance, wealth of productivity services, good battery life”.

Robust

One person considered that the product was well made. 3g.co.uk mentioned “Top design and great build quality” in their review.

Nice Design

One Microsoft Surface Pro 3 reviewer said in their reviews that the Microsoft Surface Pro 3 was a good design.

Good Size

One person who reviewed the product reckoned that it was thin. 3g.co.uk said “Lighter and Thinner”.

Good Product Quality

One Microsoft Surface Pro 3 reviewer considered that the Microsoft Surface Pro 3 was good quality.

Fairly Large Display Diagonal

The average display diagonal of tablet computers of a comparable age and spec to the Surface Pro 3 is 9", and the display diagonals range from 6" to 19". When compared to other tablet computers that are a comparable age to the Surface Pro 3, the display diagonal of the Surface Pro 3 of 12 inches is one of the largest.

Chart Edit

Fairly Large Internal Storage Capacity

With an internal storage capacity of 128 gigabytes, the Microsoft Surface Pro 3's internal storage capacity is one of the largest amongst tablets of a comparable type and age to the Surface Pro 3. Tablet computers that have been on the market for around the same time as the Surface Pro 3 have internal storage capacitys of between 4GB and 520GB, and the average internal storage capacity is 31GB.

Chart Edit

Very High Front Camera Resolution (numeric)

When compared to other tablets of a comparable spec and age to the Surface Pro 3 that we have assessed the front camera resolution (numeric) of, the Surface Pro 3's front camera resolution (numeric) of 5 megapixels is one of the highest. The front camera resolution (numeric)s of tablet computers that were launched around the same time as the Surface Pro 3 range from 0.2MP to 8MP, and the average front camera resolution (numeric) is 1.7MP.

Chart Edit

Fairly Large Internal Memory

With an internal memory of 4 gigabytes, the Surface Pro 3 has one of the larger internal memorys amongst tablet computers of this age. The internal memorys of tablet computers of a similar type and age to the Surface Pro 3 range from 0.5GB to 16GB, and the average internal memory is 1.9GB.

Chart Edit

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 frequently found display resolution of 1024 x 600 pixels. Across all tablet computers that are a similar age to the Surface Pro 3 the display resolution ranges from 800 x 480 pixels (worst) to 2560 x 1600 pixels (best).

Chart Edit

6 Reasons Against

A Bit Expensive

Several people who purchased the product considered that it was not cheap. 3g.co.uk wrote in their review “Expensive higherspec versions” but in spite of that they gave it a score of 80 out of 100. 3g.co.uk also mentioned “Expensive by tablet standards”.

One Microsoft Surface Pro 3 owner who bought the Microsoft Surface Pro 3 wrote that it was not good value for money. 3g.co.uk said “Type Cover pricey” in their Microsoft Surface Pro 3 review but despite that they still gave it a score of 80 out of 100.

Read more Less

Not 3G

The Surface Pro 3 is not 3G. Most of the other similar spec tablet computers that have been around for around the same time as the Surface Pro 3 are also not 3G.

Chart Edit

Not 4G

The Microsoft Surface Pro 3 is not 4G, although keep in mind that most of the other tablet computers of a similar age and spec to the Surface Pro 3 are also not 4G.

Chart Edit

Only Two Processor Coress

The Surface Pro 3 is a two processor cores tablet.

Chart Edit

Not Cheap

We checked 59 tablet computers of a similar age and spec and they range in price from £50 to £2,055. We think that this tablet computer looks expensive compared to other tablet computers of a similar age and spec.

Heavy

With a weight of 800 grams, the Surface Pro 3 is one of the heavier tablet computers of this age and type amongst tablet computers of this age. Tablet computers that were released one year ago have weights of between 230g and 2.7kg.

Chart Edit

3 Other reasons to consider the Microsoft Surface Pro 3

Released Over a Year Ago

This tablet computer was released over a year ago.

Average Processor Frequency

At 1.5 gigahertz, the Microsoft Surface Pro 3 has a fairly standard processor frequency compared to most of the other similar spec tablets that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Surface Pro 3.

Chart Edit

Average Rear Camera Resolution (numeric)

At 5 megapixels, the Surface Pro 3 has a fairly typical rear camera resolution (numeric) compared to most of the other tablet computers that are a comparable age to the Surface Pro 3.

Chart Edit

Specification

Processor
Processor Frequency
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Memory
Internal Memory
Software
Operating System Installed
Platform
Storage
Internal Storage Capacity
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Storage Media
Display
Display Diagonal
Aspect Ratio
Touchscreen Type
Touch Technology
Touchscreen
LED Backlight
Display Resolution
Graphics
Graphics Adapter Family
Camera
Rear Camera Resolution (numeric)
Front Camera Resolution (numeric)
Front Camera
Video Recording
Rear Camera
Audio
Number of Built-In Speakers
Built-In Microphone
Built-In Speaker(s)
Networking
4G
3G
Bluetooth Version
Wi-Fi Standards
Bluetooth
Top Wi-Fi Standard
Ports & Interfaces
DC-In Jack
Combo Headphone/mic Port
Headphone Out
USB 3.0 Port
Docking Connector Type
Mini DisplayPorts Quantity
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Messaging
E-Mail
Performance
Electronic Compass
Gyroscope
Ambient Light Sensor
Accelerometer
GPS (satellite)
Position Location
Design
Device Type
Form Factor
Colour of Product
Battery
Battery Life (max)
Browsing Time (Wi-Fi)
Browsing Time (4G)
Power
AC Adapter Power
Weight & Dimensions
Package Weight
Package Height
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Content
AC Adapter Included
Stylus Pen
Quick Start Guide
Warranty Card
Other Features
Kids Tablet
Wi-Fi

7 Awards

gamestar.de Gold tabletzona.es 10 out of 10 SweClockers.com Recommended hothardware.com Recommended hardwareluxx.de Excellent Hardware ljudochbild.se Recommended hi-tech.mail.ru/ Recommended

Expert Reviews

(56)
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…

18 August 2015

Microsoft combines the portability of a tablet with the raw power and input of a laptop. Despite its imperfections the Surface Pro 3 manages to live up to the claim of being a hybrid...

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...

12 May 2015

The Surface Pro 3 is classified as a thin-and light laptop / tablet hybrid. Portable enough as a tablet, works just like a laptop. Something that I have reviewed with comparison to Ultrabook...

« Prev 1 of 12 Next »

User Reviews

(332)
Reviewed 23 October 2014 by EkimNosredna1
EkimNosredna1 would recommend the Microsoft Surface Pro 3 (Verified Purchase)

I have been using this device for myself at my Job for the last couple of weeks. it seems to be durable but as with any device I'm sure if you hit it right there will be issues. The power is... Read more…

Reviewed 30 November 2014 by Thegirlsmom3
Thegirlsmom3 would recommend the Microsoft Surface Pro 3

Early Christmas present, the Surface Pro rocks. Feature I like best is that I can Bluetooth it with my cell phone and laptop...

Great board, plenty of ports, matte black pcb, decent layout, good chip sets
More than enough usb ports to fit your needs. Lots of fan headers. It just looks great. Worked out of box with 10 7850. runs flawless with G. SKILL Ripjaws X Series 8GB 240-Pin DD 3 SDRAM DD 3 1600
Size
Screen size and pen
It's the best 2 88X board currently available for the new APUCPU launch coming Jan 14th. The only motherboard to offer 8x, 8x PCI-E 23 slots. I'm holding out for the new CPU's and hoping that all of
Lousy toy car bios. update ummm hello, Gigabyte
Weight is a little bit heavy
Bios is a mess and needs an update bad. Some of my overclocks don't stick and I get a lot of failed boot blue screens. Sometimes the bios won't even pop up when I try to enter. Their overclock program
The BIOS ( 2
Lack of stability in voltage and temps all over the place after initial build
Reviewed 19 August 2014 by Fiarmoney
Fiarmoney would recommend the Microsoft Surface Pro 3

Just bought this for one of our sons for college. So far it is great for him allows him to take notes in class, keep everything safe with onedrive. He loves that it is small, compact and does... Read more…

Reviewed 19 December 2014 by MicrosoftFanboy

I loved the Surface Pro 3 while it worked, but that didn't last long. The first Surface Pro 3 I had crashed 2 days after I got it. The system failed to load windows and was stuck in a boot loop. I... Read more…

Reviewed 14 November 2014 by AirSp93
AirSp93 would recommend the Microsoft Surface Pro 3 (Verified Purchase)

I purchased the tablet to completely replace my 4 year old laptop and I am thoroughly satisfied with this tablet. I travel to several conferences throughout the year either by car or plane so... Read more…

« Prev 1 of 67 Next »

+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Barcodes 00889842013061

Save Money with These Great Tablet Vouchers & Offers

£50 Off
Voucher
£50 Off a £500+ spend
Valid 1 Nov 16 - 31 Jan 17
£20 Off
Voucher
£20 OFF A £100 SPEND
Valid 3 Jan 17 - 3 Jan 18
£10 Off
Voucher
£10 Off when you spend £100
Valid 23 Sep 16 - 31 Dec 17
£10 Off
Voucher
Get £10 Off orders
Valid until 1 Jul 17

See How Other Tablets Compare to the Microsoft Surface Pro 3

SM-T700 Galaxy Tab S vs Surface Pro 3

Samsung SM-T700 Galaxy Tab S vs Microsoft Surface Pro 3
Samsung SM-T700 Galaxy Tab S
1.9GHz 16GB 8.4" 4G 3G
Microsoft Surface Pro 3
1.5GHz 128GB 12"
£
Significantly Lighter
User Reviews Are Moderately Better
Expert Reviews Are Moderately Better
Eight Processor Coress
Smaller Internal Storage Capacity
Two Times Lower Front Camera Resolution (numeric)

Galaxy Tab S2 vs Surface Pro 3

Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 vs Microsoft Surface Pro 3
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2
1.9GHz 32GB 8" 4G 3G
Microsoft Surface Pro 3
1.5GHz 128GB 12"
£ 249.99
Lighter
157.3mm Narrower
Thinner
Four Processor Cores
96GB Smaller Internal Storage Capacity
Hugely Lower Front Camera Resolution

SM-T815 Galaxy Tab S2 vs Surface Pro 3

Samsung SM-T815 Galaxy Tab S2 vs Microsoft Surface Pro 3
Samsung SM-T815 Galaxy Tab S2
1.9GHz 32GB 9.7" 4G 3G
Microsoft Surface Pro 3
1.5GHz 128GB 12"
£ 424.00
Lighter
123.1mm Narrower
Thinner
Four Processor Cores
96GB Smaller Internal Storage Capacity
Significantly Lower Front Camera Resolution
Feedback