Comparing Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition vs Microsoft Surface Pro 2

1. Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition

29 Reasons why Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition is better

Comparing Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition vs Microsoft Surface Pro 2

1.Noticeably higher resolution
1,600 x 2,560pxvs 1,080 x 1,920px (Microsoft Surface Pro 2)
7.9mmvs 13.5mm (Microsoft Surface Pro 2)
535gvs 907g (Microsoft Surface Pro 2)
4.Appreciably more megapixels (photo)
8MPvs 5MP (Microsoft Surface Pro 2)
243.1mmvs 275mm (Microsoft Surface Pro 2)
171.4mmvs 173mm (Microsoft Surface Pro 2)
7.Has a flash
Yesvs No (Microsoft Surface Pro 2)
A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
8.Clearly better video recording quality
1,080 x 30fpsvs 720 x 30fps (Microsoft Surface Pro 2)
9.Is DLNA certified
Yesvs No (Microsoft Surface Pro 2)
All DLNA certified products are compatible with one another. When different devices are connected to the same network, data can be transferred easily between them.
10.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
Yesvs No (Microsoft Surface Pro 2)
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.
11.Has a built-in HDR mode
Yesvs No (Microsoft Surface Pro 2)
It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
12.Has manual white balance
Yesvs No (Microsoft Surface Pro 2)
With manual white balance you can choose the most accurate setting and avoid the green, blue or red hue which can occur in auto mode. You can also change the setting for artistic effect.
13.Has a CMOS sensor
Yesvs No (Microsoft Surface Pro 2)
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.
14.Has manual ISO
Yesvs No (Microsoft Surface Pro 2)
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
15.Has a BSI sensor
Yesvs No (Microsoft Surface Pro 2)
A BSI (backside illuminated) sensor is a camera image sensor which captures better quality images in poor lighting conditions, and offers better overall sharpness and image quality.
16.Has a high-precision stylus
The stylus is very competitive with Active digitizers. Very precise, with extremely low latency and variable brush width.
17.Stylus with wacom technology
Obviously the most accurate detection technology to date it can even tell how hard you're pressing on the screen
18.Micro SD card expansion up to 64 gb
19.Blistering speed. Gaming phenomena.
3 gig ram qualcomm snapdragon 330. 4.2.2 Kitsap.
20.Comfortable to hold
because when i hold it i feel comfortable and it doesn't cover the speekers
21.Better camera
Android 4.3 Jelly Bean (API level 18)
Yesvs No (Microsoft Surface Pro 2)
Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition
Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition specs
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Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition pros and cons
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2. Microsoft Surface Pro 2

35 Reasons why Microsoft Surface Pro 2 is better

Comparing Microsoft Surface Pro 2 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition

1.Considerably faster CPU clock speed
8 x 1.9GHzvs 4 x 1.8GHz (Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition)
2.Clearly more RAM memory
8GBvs 3GB (Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition)
3.A tad bigger screen size
10.6"vs 10.1" (Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition)
The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4.Significantly more internal storage
512GBvs 32GB (Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition)
5.Direct updates by OS vendor
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition)
It can be updated directly by the OS vendor, so no need to wait until the manufacturer or network provider releases an update.
6.Distinctly newer USB version
3vs 2 (Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition)
Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.
7.Installation of x86/64 and Desktop Software
The OS can run both 32bit and 64bit software.
8.Supports 64-bit
A 32-bit operating system can only support up to 4GB of RAM. 64-bit allows more than 4GB (8GB on the Surface Pro 2), giving increased performance. It also allows you to run 64-bit applications and Software
9.Supports more gamepads
The Surface Pro 2 has support for almost all gamepads built for desktop PCs.
10.Has a pressure sensitive screen
The screen supports WACOM digitizer pens. Great for illustrating in popular illustrating software such as Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop. Paint Tool SAI
11.Remote Connection
Can be controlled using a Windows Phone 8 device.
12.Runs android apps
Because the OS supports desktop software, Android apps can run using the SDK provided by Google.
13.Has Snap View
With Snap Vie users can run apps side-by-side. Supports 4 apps on one display.
14.Has Live tiles
With Live tiles users can see information on the go without opening the app.
15.Runs on Windows 8.1
Syncs with your Xbox One and Windows Phone easily.
16.Has free Skydrive
Skydrive is a file hosting service that allows users to upload and sync files to a cloud storage and then access them from a Web browser or their local device.
17.Trun by turn directions
The device will signal upcoming turns and prepare you, ensuring you stay on route. Nokia Maps and Bing Maps combined.
18.Kinect Support
Control the device using normal day-to-day movements
19.Has Semantic Zoom
In contrast to ordinary graphical zoom, semantic zoom does not only change parameters of a graphical representation, but modifies the selection and structure of data to be displayed.
20.Backwards Compatibility
Can run software from previous OS versions.
Because of microsoft brand name, almost everyone in the world has used atleast once a microsoft product unlike apple covering only a small part of world market
22.Better Multiple Monitor Support
Connect the device to multiple displays for better viewing.
23.Has a Task Manager
Control all apps and software running. Change Priority values to run some apps faster and some apps slower.
24.Has Connected Standby
25.Enhanced Task Manager
A task manager is a System monitor program used to provide information about the processes and programs running on a computer, as well as the general status of the computer. Some implementations can also be used to terminate processes and programs.
26.Multiple monitor support
Allows the device to connect to multiple displays for better viewing.
27.Refresh and Reset your PC
Refresh re installs the OS without deleting user data and settings. Reset removes all user data and re installs the OS.
28.Has Picture Password
Can use gestures and touches as password instead of the traditional letters and numbers.
29.Has Secure boot
Uses a public-key infrastructure to verify the integrity of the operating system and prevent unauthorized programs such as bootkits from infecting the device.
30.ISO/VHD mount
Supports native mounting of ISO
Run up to 4 apps side by side on one or multiple displays.
Windows RT 8.1
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition)
33.Sync with Windows Phone 8
Surface Pro 2 seamlessly syncs with Windows Phone 8 because they have the same kernel.
Microsoft Surface Pro 2
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