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Microsoft Surface Pro 3 64GB Intel i3

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 64GB Intel i3
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Microsoft Surface Pro 3 64GB Intel i3 review: specs and price

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 64GB Intel i3
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Microsoft Surface Pro 3 64GB Intel i3

Why is Microsoft Surface Pro 3 64GB Intel i3 better than the average?

  • Resolution
    2160 x 1440pxvs1.84MP
  • RAM
    4GBvs1.93GB
  • Screen size
    ?

    12"vs9.16"
  • Thickness
    9.1mmvs9.3mm
  • Internal storage
    64GBvs46.52GB
  • Megapixels (front camera)
    5MPvs2.08MP
  • Bluetooth version
    4vs3.62
  • Video recording (main camera)
    ?

    1080 x 30fpsvs30691.97fps

Price comparison

Design

1.thickness
?

Best

Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 Pro

4.6mm

9.1mm

2.weight
?

Best

Acer Iconia W510-1674

0.51g

800g

3.height
?

Best

Dell Venue 10 7000

14mm

201.4mm

4.width
?

Best

Dell Venue 10 7000

14mm

292.1mm

5.volume
?

Best

Chromo Inc 7" (Android 4.1)

108.46cm³

535.34cm³

6.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

For example

Archos 101 Saphir

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 64GB Intel i3

Display

1.resolution
?

Best

Panasonic UT-MB5

2560 x 3840px

2160 x 1440px

2.screen size
?

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

Best

Wacom Cintiq 22HD

21.5"

12"

3.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.

For example

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

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 64GB Intel i3
4.has an IPS screen
?

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.

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 64GB Intel i3
5.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
?

The device has an LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixel, resulting in sharp and crisp images. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 64GB Intel i3
6.has a touch screen
?

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 64GB Intel i3

Performance

1.CPU speed
?

Best

Samsung Galaxy Book 2

8 x 2.36GHz

2 x 1.5GHz (Intel Core i3-4020Y)

2.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 64GB Intel i3
3.RAM
?

Best

Google Pixel Slate

16GB

4GB

4.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 apps.

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 64GB Intel i3
5.internal storage
?

Best

Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)

1000GB

64GB

6.Has dynamic frequency scaling
?

Dynamic frequency scaling is a technology that allows the processor to conserve power and reduce noise when it is under a light load.

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 64GB Intel i3

Cameras

1.megapixels (main camera)
?

Best

Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 LTE

13 & 5MP

5MP

2.megapixels (front camera)
?

Best

Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 LTE

8MP

5MP

3.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.

Best

Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)

2160 x 60fps

1080 x 30fps

4.has a flash
?

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

For example

Lenovo Tab M8 FHD (16GB / 2GB RAM)

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 64GB Intel i3
5.has a CMOS sensor
?

CMOS image sensors are slowly replacing CCD sensors, due to reduced power consumption and better image quality. They can be very compact and cost relatively little to produce.

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 64GB Intel i3
6.has touch autofocus
?

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

For example

Apple iPad 10.2 Wi-Fi + Cellular 32GB

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 64GB Intel i3

Audio

1.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 64GB Intel i3
2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
?

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

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 64GB Intel i3
3.number of microphones
?

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

Best

Acer Aspire Switch 12 S

3

2

4.Has a radio
?

A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.

For example

Lenovo Tab M7 WiFi

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 64GB Intel i3

Battery

1.battery power
?

Best

Samsung Galaxy View2

12000mAh

5547mAh

2.Battery life
?

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.

Best

Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 (2017)

36h

9h

3.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 64GB Intel i3
4.has wireless charging
?

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

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 64GB Intel i3
5.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 64GB Intel i3
6.has a removable battery
?

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)

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 64GB Intel i3

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Microsoft Surface Pro 3 64GB Intel i3
2.Has fast 802.11ac Wi-Fi 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 64GB Intel i3
3.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 64GB Intel i3
4.Has 802.11n Wi-Fi connection
?

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.

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 64GB Intel i3
5.USB version
?

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

Best

Samsung Galaxy Tab S5e (64GB / 4GB RAM)

3.1

3

6.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 64GB Intel i3

Miscellaneous

1.Has a dual-lens (or multi-lens) main camera
?

A multi-lens camera captures two or more images and overlays them. This technology creates sharper images, especially in low light conditions, and allows you to use effects such as softening the background.

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 64GB Intel i3
2.mini DisplayPort outputs
?

Allows you to connect to a display using mini-DisplayPort.

Best

Microsoft Surface Pro 6

1

1

3.Has a dual-lens (or multi-lens) front camera
?

A dual-lens or multi-lens camera takes two or more photos and overlays the captured images. Multi-lens front cameras produce sharper images, especially in low light conditions, and are great for selfies.

For example

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 256GB Intel i7

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 64GB Intel i3

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