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Microsoft Surface Pro 3 256GB Intel i7
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 16GB WiFi
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Microsoft Surface Pro 3 256GB Intel i7
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 16GB WiFi
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Microsoft Surface Pro 3 256GB Intel i7 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 8 16GB WiFi: 148 facts in comparison

1. total clock speed

4.71x faster CPU clock speed.
2 x 1.7GHz(Intel Core i7-4650U)
Huawei MediaPad M5 10.8" 32GB: 8 x 2.36GHz
4 x 2.3GHz & 4 x 1.7GHz(Samsung Exynos 8895)

2. resolution

37.04% higher resolution.
2160 x 1440px
Panasonic UT-MB5: 2560 x 3840px
1440 x 2960px

3. RAM

2GB more RAM memory.
8GB
Microsoft Surface Pro (2017) Intel Core i7 / 512GB SSD / 16GB RAM: 16GB
6GB

4. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
12"
Wacom Cintiq 22HD: 21.5"
6.3"

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 Pro 3 256GB Intel i7
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 16GB WiFi
71% have it

6. battery power

1.68x more battery power.
5547mAh
Apple iPad 4 128GB WiFi + Cellular: 11560mAh
3300mAh

7. thickness

0.5mm thinner.
9.1mm
Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 Pro: 4.6mm
8.6mm

8. weight

595g lighter.
790g
Acer Iconia W510-1674: 0.51g
195g

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 Pro 3 256GB Intel i7
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 16GB WiFi
58% have it

10. front camera megapixels

1.6x more megapixels (front camera).
5MP
Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 10.5" LTE (64GB / 4GB RAM): 8MP
8MP

11. megapixels

4.8x more megapixels (main camera).
5MP
Toshiba Encore 2 10: 15MP
12MP & 12MP

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 Pro 3 256GB Intel i7
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 16GB WiFi
31% have it

13. has NFC

NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
Microsoft Surface Pro 3 256GB Intel i7
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 16GB WiFi
15% have it

14. 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 Pro 3 256GB Intel i7(Windows 8.1)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 16GB WiFi(Android 7.0 Nougat)
87% have it

15. width

50.8mm narrower.
24mm(Intel Core i7-4650U)
HP Slate 6 VoiceTab: 83.2mm
74.8mm

16. internal storage

240GB more internal storage.
256GB
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Tablet: 1000GB
16GB

17. Is a multi-user system

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 256GB Intel i7(Windows 8.1)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 16GB WiFi(Android 7.0 Nougat)
51% have it

18. height

122.5mm shorter.
40mm(Intel Core i7-4650U)
Panasonic Toughpad FZ-X1: 87mm
162.5mm

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 Pro 3 256GB Intel i7
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 16GB WiFi
17% have it

20. has a flash

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
Microsoft Surface Pro 3 256GB Intel i7
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 16GB WiFi
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 Pro 3 256GB Intel i7(Windows 8.1)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 16GB WiFi(Android 7.0 Nougat)
69% 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
2160 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 Pro 3 256GB Intel i7
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 16GB WiFi
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 Pro 3 256GB Intel i7
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 16GB WiFi
24% have it

25. volume

80.47% less body volume.
8.74cm³
ZTE Grand X View 2: 252.63cm³
104.53cm³

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