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Microsoft Surface Go
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3
Top 56%1,156 points
Top 56%
Top 13%2,269 points
Top 13%
Microsoft Surface Go
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3
Top specs and features

Microsoft Surface Go vs Samsung Galaxy Tab S3: 101 facts in comparison

1. total clock speed

2.34x faster CPU clock speed.
2 x 1.6GHz
Huawei MediaPad M5 10.8" 32GB: 8 x 2.36GHz
2 x 2.15GHz & 2 x 1.6GHz(Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996)

2. resolution

45.64% higher resolution.
1800 x 1200px
Panasonic UT-MB5: 2560 x 3840px
2048 x 1536px

3. RAM

4GB more RAM memory.
8GB
Google Pixel Slate: 16GB
4GB

4. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
10"
Wacom Cintiq 22HD: 21.5"
9.7"

5. pixel density

21.66% higher pixel density.
217ppi
Huawei MediaPad M5 8.4" 32GB: 359ppi
264ppi

6. 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 Go
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3
71% have it

7. thickness

2.3mm thinner.
8.3mm
Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 Pro: 4.6mm
6mm

8. weight

93g lighter.
522g
Acer Iconia W510-1674: 0.51g
429g

9. 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 Go
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3
58% have it

10. front camera megapixels

0% more megapixels (front camera).
5MP
Google Pixel Slate (8th Gen Intel Core i5 / 8GB RAM / 128GB SSD): 8MP
5MP

11. megapixels

1.63x more megapixels (main camera).
8MP
Toshiba Encore 2 10: 15MP
13MP

12. has a HDMI output

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
Microsoft Surface Go
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3
31% have it

13. has NFC

NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
Microsoft Surface Go
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3
15% have it

14. internal storage

96GB more internal storage.
128GB
Microsoft Surface Pro 6: 1000GB
32GB

15. 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 Go
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3(Android 6.0 Marshmallow)
87% have it

16. width

7.7mm narrower.
245mm
HP Slate 6 VoiceTab: 83.2mm
237.3mm

17. height

6mm shorter.
175mm
Panasonic Toughpad FZ-X1: 87mm
169mm

18. Is a multi-user system

Microsoft Surface Go
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3(Android 6.0 Marshmallow)
51% have it

19. has branded damage resistant glass

Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
Microsoft Surface Go
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3
18% have it

20. has a flash

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
Microsoft Surface Go
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3
23% have it

21. 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 Go
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3(Android 6.0 Marshmallow)
68% have it

22. 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
1440 x 30fps

23. 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.
Microsoft Surface Go
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3
55% have it

24. 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 Go
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3
25% have it

25. Bluetooth version

0 newer Bluetooth version.
4.1
Google Pixel Slate (8th Gen Intel Core i5 / 8GB RAM / 128GB SSD): 5
4.1

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