73points

Microsoft Surface Pro 6

60points

Samsung Galaxy Book S

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Microsoft Surface Pro 6 vs Samsung Galaxy Book S

Microsoft Surface Pro 6
Samsung Galaxy Book S

Why is Microsoft Surface Pro 6 better than Samsung Galaxy Book S?

  • 2.41x higher resolution
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    2736 x 1824pxvs1920 x 1080px
  • 8GB more RAM memory
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    16GBvs8GB
  • 1.62x higher pixel density
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    267ppivs165ppi
  • 488GB more internal storage
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    1000GBvs512GB
  • 176g lighter
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    784gvs960g
  • 3.3mm thinner
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    8.5mmvs11.8mm
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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  • Has a detachable keyboard
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Why is Samsung Galaxy Book S better than Microsoft Surface Pro 6?

  • 22.11% faster CPU speed
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    2 x 2.84GHz & 2 x 1.8GHzvs4 x 1.9GHz
  • 8.13% bigger screen size
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    13.3"vs12.3"
  • Supports fast charging
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  • Has a fingerprint scanner
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  • 0.9 newer Bluetooth version
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    5vs4.1
  • 9.5h longer battery life
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    23hvs13.5h
  • Has a cellular module
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  • Has GPS
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Design

1.weight

784g

960g

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.
2.thickness

8.5mm

11.8mm

The thickness (or depth) of the product.
3.Has a backlit keyboard
Microsoft Surface Pro 6
Samsung Galaxy Book S
The keyboard is backlit, making it easier to type in the dark or dim lighting.
4.Has a detachable keyboard
Microsoft Surface Pro 6
Samsung Galaxy Book S
You can detach the keyboard of your device and use the screen as a tablet. Detaching the keyboard makes the device lighter and gives you the possibility to switch easily between laptop-mode and tablet-mode. The keyboard is included when buying the device.
5.width

292mm

305.2mm

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product.
6.height

201mm

203.2mm

The height represents the vertical dimension of the product.
7.volume

498.88cm³

731.8cm³

Volume is the quantity of three-dimensional space enclosed by the product's chassis or, in simpler terms, the space the product occupies.
8.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Microsoft Surface Pro 6
Samsung Galaxy Book S
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
9.is dustproof and water-resistant
Microsoft Surface Pro 6
Samsung Galaxy Book S
The device is dustproof and water-resistant. Water-resistant devices can resist the penetration of water, such as powerful water jets, but not being submerged into water.

Display

1.resolution

2736 x 1824px

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.pixel density

267ppi

165ppi

Pixel density is a measurement of a screen's resolution, expressed as the number of pixels per inch (PPI) on the screen. A higher pixel density translates into more clarity and sharpness for the images rendered on the screen, thus improving the quality of the viewing experience.
3.has a touch screen
Microsoft Surface Pro 6
Samsung Galaxy Book S
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
4.has anti-reflection coating
Microsoft Surface Pro 6
Samsung Galaxy Book S
This helps to reduce the reflection from your device.
5.brightness

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Microsoft Surface Pro 6)

600 nits

A nit is a measurement of the light that a display emits, equal to one candela per square meter. Brighter displays ensure a screen's contents are easy to read, even in sunny conditions.
6.screen size

12.3"

13.3"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
7.has an IPS screen
Microsoft Surface Pro 6
Samsung Galaxy Book S
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.
8.supported displays

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Using multiple displays you can create a larger workspace, making it easier to work across multiple apps.

Performance

1.RAM

16GB

8GB

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.
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.
4.CPU speed

4 x 1.9GHz (Intel Core i7-8650U)

2 x 2.84GHz & 2 x 1.8GHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 8cx)

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.
5.CPU threads

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More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.
6.GPU clock speed

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The graphics processing unit (GPU) has a higher clock speed.
7.uses multithreading
Microsoft Surface Pro 6 (Intel Core i7-8650U)
Samsung Galaxy Book S
Multithreading technology (such as Intel's Hyperthreading or AMD's Simultaneous Multithreading) provides increased performance by splitting each of the processor's physical cores into virtual cores, also known as threads. This way, each core can run two instruction streams at once.
8.maximum memory amount

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The maximum amount of memory (RAM) supported.
DDR (Double Data Rate) memory is the most common type of RAM. Newer versions of DDR memory support higher maximum speeds and are more energy-efficient.

Benchmarks

1.Geekbench 5 result (multi)

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Geekbench 5 is a cross-platform benchmark that measures a processor's multi-core performance. (Source: Primate Labs, 2022)
2.Geekbench 5 result (single)

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Geekbench 5 is a cross-platform benchmark that measures a processor's single-core performance. (Source: Primate Labs, 2022)
3.PassMark result

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This benchmark measures the performance of the CPU using multiple threads.
4.PassMark result (single)

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This benchmark measures the performance of the CPU using a single thread.
5.Cinebench R20 (multi) result

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Cinebench R20 is a benchmark tool that measures a CPU's multi-core performance by rendering a 3D scene.
6.Cinebench R20 (single) result

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Cinebench R20 is a benchmark tool that measures a CPU's single-core performance by rendering a 3D scene.

Connectivity

1.has an HDMI output
Microsoft Surface Pro 6
Samsung Galaxy Book S
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
2.Has USB Type-C
Microsoft Surface Pro 6
Samsung Galaxy Book S
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
3.supports Wi-Fi
Microsoft Surface Pro 6
Samsung Galaxy Book S
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
4.has an external memory slot
Microsoft Surface Pro 6
Samsung Galaxy Book S
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.
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.
6.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Microsoft Surface Pro 6
Samsung Galaxy Book S
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.
7.download speed

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Microsoft Surface Pro 6)

The download speed is a measurement of the internet connection bandwidth, representing the maximum data transfer rate at which a device can access online content.
8.upload speed

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Microsoft Surface Pro 6)

The upload speed is a measurement of the internet connection bandwidth, representing the maximum data transfer rate at which a device can send information to a server or another device.
9.has AirPlay
Microsoft Surface Pro 6
Samsung Galaxy Book S
AirPlay allows wireless connection of Apple devices with external screens or speakers. You may stream computer screen, video and music from iOS devices, play games like on consoles or present your slideshows easily on your TV.

Battery

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.

Features

1.has stereo speakers
Microsoft Surface Pro 6
Samsung Galaxy Book S
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 Pro 6
Samsung Galaxy Book S
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
3.megapixels (front camera)

5MP

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The number of megapixels determines the resolution of the images captured with the front camera. A higher megapixel count means that the front camera is capable of capturing more details, an essential factor for taking high-resolution selfies.
4.Stylus included
Microsoft Surface Pro 6
Samsung Galaxy Book S
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 Pro 6
Samsung Galaxy Book S
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.
7.Uses 3D facial recognition
Microsoft Surface Pro 6
Samsung Galaxy Book S
3D facial recognition systems, like Apple's Face ID, provide secure biometric authentication for unlocking devices and authorizing mobile payments.
8.video recording (main camera)

1080 x 30fps

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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.
9.has voice commands
Microsoft Surface Pro 6 (Windows 10 Pro)
Samsung Galaxy Book S
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

Miscellaneous

1.has branded damage-resistant glass
Microsoft Surface Pro 6
Samsung Galaxy Book S
Damage-resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
2.has NFC
Microsoft Surface Pro 6
Samsung Galaxy Book S
NFC (near-field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions, such as mobile payments. Note: this feature may not be available in all markets.
3.Supports fast charging
Microsoft Surface Pro 6
Samsung Galaxy Book S
Fast charging technologies, like Qualcomm’s Quick Charge or MediaTek’s Pump Express, are used to reduce the time it takes to charge a device. For example, with Quick Charge 3.0, the battery can be charged to 50% in just 30 minutes.
4.has wireless charging
Microsoft Surface Pro 6
Samsung Galaxy Book S
It supports a wireless charging standard such as Qi. To charge the device, you simply put it down on a compatible charging pad.
5.Supports widgets
Microsoft Surface Pro 6 (Windows 10 Pro)
Samsung Galaxy Book S
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.
6.is a multi-user system
Microsoft Surface Pro 6 (Windows 10 Pro)
Samsung Galaxy Book S
A multi-user operating system allows multiple users to access the device. Each user has a dedicated profile with apps and data available only to them.
7.has a cellular module
Microsoft Surface Pro 6
Samsung Galaxy Book S
Devices that use cellular technology can connect to mobile networks. Cellular networks have much wider signal coverage than Wi-Fi.
8.The browser has word wrap
Microsoft Surface Pro 6 (Windows 10 Pro)
Samsung Galaxy Book S
The web browser has automatic word wrap when zooming, the user can easily read long lines without scrolling horizontally.
9.has a flash
Microsoft Surface Pro 6
Samsung Galaxy Book S
A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.

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