79points

Huawei MediaPad M5 10.8"

44points

Microsoft Surface Go

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Huawei MediaPad M5 10.8" vs Microsoft Surface Go

Huawei MediaPad M5 10.8"
Microsoft Surface Go
Huawei MediaPad M5 10.8"
Microsoft Surface Go

Why is Huawei MediaPad M5 10.8" better than Microsoft Surface Go?

  • 1mm thinner
    7.3mmvs8.3mm
  • 24g lighter
    498gvs522g
  • Supports widgets
  • 3.2mm shorter
    171.8mmvs175mm
  • Is a multi-user system
  • The browser has word wrap
  • 8.83% less body volume
    324.45cm³vs355.86250000000007cm³
  • Allows app installs on the device's external storage

Why is Microsoft Surface Go better than Huawei MediaPad M5 10.8"?

  • 4GB more RAM memory
    8GBvs4GB
  • 64GB more internal storage
    128GBvs64GB
  • 13.7mm narrower
    245mmvs258.7mm
  • Has branded damage resistant glass
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • 2nm smaller semiconductor size
    14nmvs16nm
  • Has an LED-backlit display
  • Has a detachable keyboard

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Design

1.thickness

7.3mm

8.3mm

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4.6mm

2.weight

498g

522g

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0.51g

3.width

258.7mm

245mm

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14mm

4.height

171.8mm

175mm

Best

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14mm

5.volume

324.45cm³

355.86cm³

Best

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108.46cm³

6.Weather sealed
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Microsoft Surface Go

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.

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Display

1.resolution

2560 x 1600px

1800 x 1200px

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2560 x 3840px

2.screen size

10.8"

10"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

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3.pixel density

280ppi

217ppi

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521ppi

4.has branded damage resistant glass
Huawei MediaPad M5 10.8"
Microsoft Surface Go

Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.

5.has an IPS screen
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Microsoft Surface Go

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.

6.every pixel has three subpixels
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Microsoft Surface Go

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.

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Performance

1.CPU speed

8 x 2.36GHz

2 x 1.6GHz

Best

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8 x 2.36GHz

2.RAM

4GB

8GB

Best

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16GB

3.has an external memory slot
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Microsoft Surface Go

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.

4.internal storage

64GB

128GB

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1000GB

5.Supports 64-bit
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Microsoft Surface Go

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.

6.semiconductor size

16nm

14nm

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.

Best

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7nm

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Cameras

1.megapixels

13MP

8MP

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24MP

2.front camera megapixels

8MP

5MP

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8MP

3.has a flash
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Microsoft Surface Go

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.

For example

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4.video recording (main camera)

1080 x 30fps

1080 x 30fps

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.

Best

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2160 x 60fps

5.has touch autofocus
Huawei MediaPad M5 10.8"
Microsoft Surface Go

The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.

For example

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6.has a built-in HDR mode
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Microsoft Surface Go

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).

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Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Huawei MediaPad M5 10.8"
Microsoft Surface Go

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

2.number of microphones

1

1

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

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3.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Huawei MediaPad M5 10.8"
Microsoft Surface Go

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

4.has a radio
Huawei MediaPad M5 10.8"
Microsoft Surface Go

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

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5.has dedicated media keys
Huawei MediaPad M5 10.8"
Microsoft Surface Go

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

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Battery

1.wireless charging
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Microsoft Surface Go

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

For example

Google Nexus 7 (2013) LTE

2.has a rechargeable battery
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Microsoft Surface Go

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

3.has a removable battery
Huawei MediaPad M5 10.8"
Microsoft Surface Go

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Google Pixel Slate (8th Gen Intel Core i5 / 8GB RAM / 128GB SSD)

4.has a battery level indicator
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Microsoft Surface Go

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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Features

1.has a HDMI output
Huawei MediaPad M5 10.8"
Microsoft Surface Go

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.

For example

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2.has NFC
Huawei MediaPad M5 10.8"
Microsoft Surface Go

NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.

For example

Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)

3.Supports widgets
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Microsoft Surface Go

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.

4.Is a multi-user system
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Microsoft Surface Go
5.The browser has word wrap
Huawei MediaPad M5 10.8"
Microsoft Surface Go

The web browser has automatic word wrap when zooming, the user can easily read long lines without scrolling horizontally.

6.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
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Microsoft Surface Go

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.

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Miscellaneous

1.Has S/PDIF Out port
Huawei MediaPad M5 10.8"
Microsoft Surface Go

S/PDIF is an interface used to transmit digital audio with high fidelity.

For example

Microsoft Surface Go (64GB / 4GB RAM)

2.has a VGA connector
Huawei MediaPad M5 10.8"
Microsoft Surface Go

VGA connector is a widespread connector and is found on many video cards, computer monitors, and some television sets.

For example

Microsoft Surface Go (64GB / 4GB RAM)

3.Has an optical disc drive
Huawei MediaPad M5 10.8"
Microsoft Surface Go

An optical disc drive (ODD) allows you to use CDs and DVDs for reading and/or writing data.

For example

Microsoft Surface Go (64GB / 4GB RAM)

4.Has sleep-and-charge USB ports
Huawei MediaPad M5 10.8"
Microsoft Surface Go

Sleep-and-charge USB ports can charge electronic devices when the laptop is in sleep mode, hibernate mode, or even switched off.

5.Has a MagSafe power adapter
Huawei MediaPad M5 10.8"
Microsoft Surface Go

The MagSafe power adapter uses a power connector that is attached magnetically. When pulled or tugged, the connector will come out of the socket safely.

For example

Microsoft Surface Go (64GB / 4GB RAM)

6.Has Bluetooth
Huawei MediaPad M5 10.8"
Microsoft Surface Go

Bluetooth is a wireless technology that allows you to easily transfer data between different devices, such as smartphones, tablets and computers.

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