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Microsoft Surface Tegra 3 1.4GHz 32GB 10.6" Tablet

Tegra 3 1.4GHz Windows RT 32GB Feb 2013
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6 Reasons For

Good Brand

We checked 2,786 owner and expert reviews for Microsoft tablets and found that on average Microsoft has good ratings compared to other manufacturers. We also found that Microsoft has good ratings specifically for its Tegra 3 processor tablets.

Quite Fast Processor Frequency

Similar spec tablets that were launched around the same time as the Surface have processor frequencys of between 1GHz and 1.7GHz, and the average processor frequency is 1.3GHz. At 1.4 gigahertz, the Microsoft Surface has a quite fast processor frequency compared to most of the other Tegra 3 processor tablets that are a comparable age to the Surface.

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Fairly Large Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 10.6 inches, the Surface has one of the larger display diagonals amongst tablet computers of this age. The display diagonals of tablets of this spec and age range from 7" to 11".

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4 Bluetooth Version

The Surface supports a newer Bluetooth version than most tablet computers of this age and spec. This tablet supports a 4 bluetooth version, whereas most Tegra 3 processor tablets that have been available for a similar time to it support a 3 bluetooth version.

This tablet computer's Bluetooth version (4) is in fact the best supported Bluetooth version across all Tegra 3 processor tablets that have been available for around the same time as the Surface.

Across comparable types of tablet computer the worst supported Bluetooth version is 3.

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Very Large Internal Memory

When compared to other tablet computers of this type and age, the internal memory of the Surface of 2 gigabytes is one of the largest. The internal memorys of tablet computers that have been on the market for a similar time to the Surface range from 1GB to 2GB.

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1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

The biggest display resolution of the Microsoft Surface is 1366 x 768 pixels. That's 2% more display resolution than a 1280 x 800 pixels tablet computer, which is the most frequently found display resolution. Across all tablets that came out around the same time as the Surface the best display resolution is 1920 x 1200 pixels and the worst is 1280 x 800 pixels.

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5 Reasons Against

Not 3G

Most tablets of this age and type are not 3G. The Surface is no exception to this as it too is not 3G.

If you are looking for a tablet that is 3G then you might want to look at the Asus Google Nexus 7[plb_1488975_price].

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Not 4G

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

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Very Short Battery Life (max)

Tablets of this type and age have battery life (max)s of between 5h and 360h. With a battery life (max) of only 8 hours, the Microsoft Surface has a fairly short battery life (max) compared to most of the other Tegra 3 processor tablets that were released more than two years ago.

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Heavy

At 680 grams, the Surface is quite heavy compared to most of the other tablet computers that are a comparable age to the Surface. The average weight of Tegra 3 processor tablets that have been available for around the same time as the Surface is 600g, and the weights range from 300g to 1.2kg.

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Not Cheap

We think this Tegra 3 processor tablet looks expensive compared to other tablets of a similar age and spec. We checked 12 tablets of a similar age and spec and they range in price from £53 to £532.

3 Other reasons to consider the Microsoft Surface

Released Over Four Years Ago

This tablet has been on the market for over four years.

Four Processor Coress

The Surface has four processor coress. That's average compared to the other 57 similar spec tablet computers that were released around the same time as the Surface that we have assessed the number of processor coress of.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other 4 processor cores tablet computers currently available including the Asus Google Nexus 7[plb_1488975_price] which has better reviews.

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Average Internal Storage Capacity

At 32 gigabytes, the Microsoft Surface has a fairly average internal storage capacity compared to most of the other Tegra 3 processor tablets that were launched around the same time as the Surface.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the alternative 32GB internal storage capacity tablets currently available including the Asus Google Nexus 7[plb_1488975_price] which has better reviews.

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Specification

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Storage Media
Display
Display Diagonal
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Touch Technology
Touchscreen
LED Backlight
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Camera
Second Camera
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Built-In Camera
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Audio
Built-In Microphone
Built-In Speaker(s)
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4G
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Wi-Fi Standards
Bluetooth
Top Wi-Fi Standard
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Microphone in
Headphone Out
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Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
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Performance
Electronic Compass
Gyroscope
Ambient Light Sensor
Accelerometer
GPS (satellite)
Position Location
Design
Device Type
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Colour of Product
Processor Special Features
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA)
Intel® VPro™ Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel® Smart Response Technology
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT)
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT)
Intel® Rapid Start Technology
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Power Auto-Sensing
AC Adapter Power
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AC Adapter Included
Keyboard Supplied
Quick Start Guide
Warranty Card
Manual
Other Features
Docking Connector
Kids Tablet
Wi-Fi

Expert Reviews

24 January 2015

Take the optically bonded screen of Surface Pro and the giant PPI touch screen plus OneNote and Skype for Business and you get Surface Hub; one of the nicest smart whiteboards I've tried...

Gorgeous screen and high quality microphones and cameras
Easytouse interface
Never worry about taking a photo of the whiteboard or that you forgot to wipe off something confidential
Priced for business
You can't easily see which pen does what
No login is easy but maybe not secure
25 October 2016

Wir haben es hier mit einem kleinen Gadget in Puck-Form zu tun, welches sehr innovativ Eingabe-Geräte wie die Tastatur, die Maus und natürlich auch den Pen ergänzt. Werft am besten einmal einen... Read more…

Brochures and Manuals

+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers 9hr00014, microsoft x7z8700, apple surfacert32, microsoft p6w00001, microsoft p3w00003, microsoft 7xr00001, apple surfacert32g, microsoft p3w00001, apple surfacert32gb
Barcodes 00400045770027, 00601617000003, 00658922000006, 00885370449105, 00885370523737, 00885370523751, 00885370524963

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Google Nexus 7 vs Microsoft Surface

Google Nexus 7 vs Microsoft Surface
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Tegra 3 1.2GHz 32GB 7" 3G
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Tegra 3 1.4GHz 32GB 10.6"
£ 318.50
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Better User Reviews
2h Longer Maximum Battery Life
Vastly Smaller Internal Memory
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Google Nexus 7 vs Microsoft Surface

Google Nexus 7 vs Microsoft Surface
Google Nexus 7
Tegra 3 1.4GHz 16GB 7"
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Tegra 3 1.4GHz 32GB 10.6"
£ 177.61
Lighter
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Vastly Smaller Internal Memory
Smaller Internal Storage Capacity

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