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Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 13.5" Intel Core i7-1065G7 / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD

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Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"

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Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 13.5" Intel Core i7-1065G7 / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD vs Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"

Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 13.5" Intel Core i7-1065G7 / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"

Why is Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 13.5" Intel Core i7-1065G7 / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD better than Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"?

  • 1.64x higher resolution
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    2256 x 1504pxvs1920 x 1080px
  • 1333MHz higher ram speed
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    3733MHzvs2400MHz
  • 1.5% bigger screen size
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    13.5"vs13.3"
  • 488GB more internal storage
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    1000GBvs512GB
  • 2mm thinner
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    14.5mmvs16.5mm
  • Has an external memory slot
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  • Has sleep-and-charge USB ports
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  • 32GB larger maximum memory size
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    64GBvs32GB

Why is Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13" better than Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 13.5" Intel Core i7-1065G7 / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD?

  • 293g lighter
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    995gvs1288g
  • 38.46% faster CPU speed
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    4 x 1.8GHzvs4 x 1.3GHz
  • Stylus included
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  • Has a fingerprint scanner
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  • 0.1GHz higher turbo clock speed
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    4GHzvs3.9GHz
  • Has a battery level indicator
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  • Has a rechargeable battery
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  • 50MHz faster GPU turbo speed
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    1150MHzvs1100MHz

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Price comparison

Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"

ProductStorePrice
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13" walmartSamsung Galaxy 13.3" Book S, 256GB, Merc...Samsung Galaxy 13.3" Book S, 256GB, Mercury Gray (Wi-Fi) - (NP767XCM-K01US)
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$19.99

Design

1.Has a backlit keyboard
Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 13.5" Intel Core i7-1065G7 / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"
The keyboard is backlit, making it easier to type in the dark or dim lighting.
2.weight

1.29kg

995g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
3.thickness

14.5mm

16.5mm

We consider a thinner chassis better because it makes the product more compact and portable. Thinness is a feature highlighted by many manufacturers of mobile devices, but it is essential for a wide range of products.
4.weather-sealed (splashproof)
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Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
5.width

308mm

310.5mm

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.
6.height

223mm

206.6mm

The height represents the vertical dimension of the product. We consider a smaller height better because it assures easy maneuverability.

Display

1.resolution

2256 x 1504px

1920 x 1080px

Resolution is an essential indicator of a screen's image quality, representing the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen. The resolution is given as a compound value, comprised of horizontal and vertical pixels.
2.screen size

13.5"

13.3"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
3.has a touch screen
Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 13.5" Intel Core i7-1065G7 / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
4.has an LED-backlit display
Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 13.5" Intel Core i7-1065G7 / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"
Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.
5.has an IPS screen
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Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"
IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of conventional twisted nematic TFT displays: limited viewing angles and low-quality color reproduction. PLS (Plane-to-Line Switching) is a type of IPS screen developed by Samsung, with increased brightness and lower production costs.
6.Has an OLED or AMOLED display
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Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"
OLED (Organic Light-Emitting Diode) displays are formed of organic materials that emit light. They have higher contrast ratios and wider viewing angles compared to LCDs. AMOLED and POLED are types of OLED displays.

Performance

1.RAM

16GB

16GB

Random-access memory (RAM) is a form of volatile memory used to store working data and machine code currently in use. It is a quick-access, temporary virtual storage that can be read and changed in any order, thus enabling fast data processing.
It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.
3.Uses flash storage
Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 13.5" Intel Core i7-1065G7 / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"
Flash-based storage devices such as SSDs have no mechanical components. Due to this, they are typically faster, run silently, and are more shock resistant than traditional HDDs.
The internal storage refers to the built-in storage space available in a device for system data, apps, and user-generated data. With a large amount of internal storage, you can save more files and apps on your device.
The CPU speed indicates how many processing cycles per second can be executed by a CPU, considering all of its cores (processing units). It is calculated by adding the clock rates of each core or, in the case of multi-core processors employing different microarchitectures, of each group of cores.
6.has an external memory slot
Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 13.5" Intel Core i7-1065G7 / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) that enables you to extend the built-in internal storage with affordable memory modules, or easily retrieve data, such as photographs, from the memory card.

Connectivity

1.Has USB Type-C
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Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
2.has an HDMI output
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Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
3.supports Wi-Fi
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Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
4.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 13.5" Intel Core i7-1065G7 / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"
Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n) is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors – a, b, and g.
5.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 13.5" Intel Core i7-1065G7 / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"
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.
Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.

Battery

1.Has sleep-and-charge USB ports
Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 13.5" Intel Core i7-1065G7 / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"
Sleep-and-charge USB ports can charge electronic devices when the laptop is in sleep mode, hibernate mode, or even switched off.
2.Has a MagSafe power adapter
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Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"
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.

Features

1.has stereo speakers
Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 13.5" Intel Core i7-1065G7 / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 13.5" Intel Core i7-1065G7 / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
3.has a front camera
Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 13.5" Intel Core i7-1065G7 / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"
A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.
4.Stylus included
Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 13.5" Intel Core i7-1065G7 / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"
A stylus is a pen-like accessory that allows you to interact with the touchscreen with greater precision, and is particularly useful for drawing and writing.
5.Has a fingerprint scanner
Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 13.5" Intel Core i7-1065G7 / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"
The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.
More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Miscellaneous

1.has a battery level indicator
Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 13.5" Intel Core i7-1065G7 / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
2.has a rechargeable battery
Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 13.5" Intel Core i7-1065G7 / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
The bus is responsible for transferring data between different components of a computer or device.
4.Has FMA3
Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 13.5" Intel Core i7-1065G7 / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD (Intel Core i7-1065G7)
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13" (Intel Core i7-8550U)
FMA3 is used to speed up tasks such as adjusting the contrast of an image or adjusting volume.
5.Has F16C
Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 13.5" Intel Core i7-1065G7 / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD (Intel Core i7-1065G7)
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13" (Intel Core i7-8550U)
F16C is used to speed up tasks such as adjusting the contrast of an image or adjusting volume.
6.Has MMX
Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 13.5" Intel Core i7-1065G7 / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD (Intel Core i7-1065G7)
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13" (Intel Core i7-8550U)
MMX is used to speed up tasks such as adjusting the contrast of an image or adjusting volume.

Price comparison

Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"

ProductStorePrice
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13" walmartSamsung Galaxy 13.3" Book S, 256GB, Merc...Samsung Galaxy 13.3" Book S, 256GB, Mercury Gray (Wi-Fi) - (NP767XCM-K01US)
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$19.99

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