Apple iPad ProMicrosoft Surface Pro 3
Top 22%1,998 points
Top 22%
Top 38%1,584 points
Top 38%
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Top specs and features

Apple iPad Pro vs Microsoft Surface Pro 3: 85 facts in comparison

1. resolution

1.8x higher resolution.
2732 x 2048px
Panasonic UT-MB5: 2560 x 3840px
2160 x 1440px

2. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
12.9"
Wacom Cintiq 22HD: 21.5"
12"

3. has an external memory slot

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.
Apple iPad Pro
Microsoft Surface Pro 3
70% have it

4. thickness

2.2mm thinner.
6.9mm
Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 Pro: 4.6mm
9.1mm

5. weight

77g lighter.
713g
Acer Iconia W510-1674: 0.51g
790g

6. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Apple iPad Pro
Microsoft Surface Pro 3
58% have it

7. has USB mass storage support

It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
Apple iPad Pro
Microsoft Surface Pro 3
85% have it

8. front camera megapixels

4.17x more megapixels (front camera).
1.2MP
Huawei MediaPad M3 Lite 10: 8MP
5MP

9. megapixels

1.6x more megapixels.
8MP
Toshiba Encore 2 10: 15MP
5MP

10. plays Adobe Flash

Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
Apple iPad Pro(iOS 9.0)
Microsoft Surface Pro 3(Windows 8.1)
54% have it

11. Supports widgets

You can add widgets to the home screen. This allows you to have more flexibility and to see information at a glance, without going into the app.
Apple iPad Pro(iOS 9.0)
Microsoft Surface Pro 3(Windows 8.1)
87% have it

12. width

13.6mm narrower.
305.7mm
HP Slate 6 VoiceTab: 83.2mm
292.1mm

13. Is a multi-user system

Apple iPad Pro
Microsoft Surface Pro 3(Windows 8.1)
47% have it

14. height

19.2mm shorter.
220.6mm
Panasonic Toughpad FZ-X1: 87mm
201.4mm

16. The browser has word wrap

The web browser has automatic word wrap when zooming, the user can easily read long lines without scrolling horizontally.
Apple iPad Pro
Microsoft Surface Pro 3(Windows 8.1)
66% have it

17. has an IPS screen

IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of normal TFTs TN-matrices: relatively slow response times, small viewing angles and low quality color reproduction.
Apple iPad Pro
Microsoft Surface Pro 3
52% have it

18. video recording

0% better video recording quality.
1080 x 30fps
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" WiFi + Cellular 64GB: 2160 x 30fps
1080 x 30fps

19. Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection

802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.
Apple iPad Pro
Microsoft Surface Pro 3
20% have it

20. Supports 64-bit

A 32-bit operating system can only support up to 4GB of RAM. 64-bit allows more than 4GB, giving increased performance. It also allows you to run 64-bit applications.
Apple iPad Pro
Microsoft Surface Pro 3
21% have it

21. Bluetooth version

0.2 newer Bluetooth version.
4.2
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" WiFi + Cellular 64GB: 4.2
4

22. Supports OpenGL ES 3.0, allowing for improved game graphics

Apple iPad Pro(iOS 9.0)
Microsoft Surface Pro 3
34% have it

23. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Apple iPad Pro
Microsoft Surface Pro 3
21% have it

24. has touch autofocus

The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.
Apple iPad Pro
Microsoft Surface Pro 3
26% have it

25. every pixel has three subpixels

The device has a display with three full subpixels per pixel, resulting in a sharp and crisp picture. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.
Apple iPad Pro
Microsoft Surface Pro 3
92% have it

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