Microsoft Surface 3
Microsoft Surface 3
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Microsoft Surface 3 review: 76 facts and highlights

1. total clock speed

4 x 1.6GHz
Huawei MediaPad M5 10.8" 32GB: 8 x 2.36GHz

2. resolution

1920 x 1280px
Panasonic UT-MB5: 2560 x 3840px

3. RAM

4GB
Microsoft Surface Pro (2017) Intel Core i7 / 512GB SSD / 16GB RAM: 16GB

4. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
10.8"
Wacom Cintiq 22HD: 21.5"

5. 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.
Microsoft Surface 3
71% have it

6. thickness

8.7mm
Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 Pro: 4.6mm

7. weight

622g
Acer Iconia W510-1674: 0.51g

8. 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.
Microsoft Surface 3
58% have it

9. front camera megapixels

3.5MP
Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 10.5" LTE (64GB / 4GB RAM): 8MP

10. megapixels

8MP
Toshiba Encore 2 10: 15MP

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.
Microsoft Surface 3(Windows 8.1)
87% have it

12. width

267mm
HP Slate 6 VoiceTab: 83.2mm

13. internal storage

128GB
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Tablet: 1000GB

14. Is a multi-user system

Microsoft Surface 3(Windows 8.1)
51% have it

15. height

187mm
Panasonic Toughpad FZ-X1: 87mm

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.
Microsoft Surface 3(Windows 8.1)
69% have it

17. video recording (main camera)

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.
1080 x 30fps
Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 10.5" LTE (64GB / 4GB RAM): 2160 x 30fps

18. 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.
Microsoft Surface 3
24% have it

19. volume

434.38cm³
ZTE Grand X View 2: 252.63cm³

20. Bluetooth version

4
Xiaomi Mi Pad 4 Plus: 5

21. 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.
Microsoft Surface 3
27% have it

22. 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.
Microsoft Surface 3
91% have it

23. USB version

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.
3
Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 10.5" LTE (64GB / 4GB RAM): 3.1

24. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
1
Acer Aspire Switch 12 S: 3

25. has a compass

A compass is useful in games, map and navigation software.
Microsoft Surface 3
71% have it

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