Microsoft Surface Pro 2Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition
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Microsoft Surface Pro 2 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition: 66 facts in comparison

1. total clock speed

2.11x faster CPU clock speed.
8 x 1.9GHz
Linshof Performance Tablet: 8 x 3.3GHz
4 x 1.8GHz
216
0

2. resolution

49.38% higher resolution.
1080 x 1920px
Panasonic UT-MB5: 3840 x 3840px
1600 x 2560px
166
0

3. RAM

5GB more RAM memory.
8GB
Microsoft Surface Pro 4: 16GB
3GB
145
0

4. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
10.6"
Wacom Cintiq 22HD: 21.5"
10.1"
138
0

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 2
Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition
68% have it
134
0

6. thickness

5.6mm thinner.
13.5mm
Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 Pro: 4.6mm
7.9mm
112
0

7. weight

372g lighter.
907g
Acer Iconia W510-1674: 0.507g
535g
104
0

8. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Microsoft Surface Pro 2
Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition
56% have it
92
0

9. has USB mass storage support

It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
Microsoft Surface Pro 2
Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition
88% have it
86
0

10. megapixels

37.5% more megapixels (photo).
5MP
Toshiba Encore 2 10: 15MP
8MP
82
0

11. 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 2
Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition
33% have it
79
0

12. Supports 4K resolution

Allows you to view in ultra-high definition.
Microsoft Surface Pro 2
Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition(Android 4.3 Jelly Bean (API level 18))
23% have it
75
0

13. plays Adobe Flash

Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
Microsoft Surface Pro 2(Windows RT 8.1)
Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition(Android 4.3 Jelly Bean (API level 18))
50% have it
72
0

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 2(Windows RT 8.1)
Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition(Android 4.3 Jelly Bean (API level 18))
84% have it
70
0

15. width

31.9mm narrower.
275mm
HP Slate 6 VoiceTab: 83.2mm
243.1mm
69
0

16. has NFC

NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
Microsoft Surface Pro 2(Windows RT 8.1)
12% have it
69
0

17. Is a multi-user system

Microsoft Surface Pro 2
Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition(Android 4.3 Jelly Bean (API level 18))
47% have it
67
0

18. height

1.6mm shorter.
173mm
Panasonic Toughpad FZ-X1: 87mm
171.4mm
64
0

19. has a flash

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
Microsoft Surface Pro 2
Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition
18% have it
60
0

20. internal storage

480GB more internal storage.
512GB
Microsoft Surface Pro 4: 1000GB
32GB
59
0

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 2(Windows RT 8.1)
Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition(Android 4.3 Jelly Bean (API level 18))
66% have it
58
0

22. video recording

33.33% better video recording quality.
720 x 30fps
Apple iPad Air 2 WiFi + Cellular: 2160 x 60fps
1080 x 30fps
51
0

23. 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 2
Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition
16% have it
49
0

24. Is DLNA certified

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.
Microsoft Surface Pro 2
Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition
11% have it
49
0

25. Supports OpenGL ES 3.0, allowing for improved game graphics

Microsoft Surface Pro 2
Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition(Android 4.3 Jelly Bean (API level 18))
36% have it
48
0

26. Allows app installs on the device's external storage

Microsoft Surface Pro 2
Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition(Android 4.3 Jelly Bean (API level 18))
65% have it
48
0

27. Is free and open source

Anyone is free to use, copy, study, and change the software in any way, and the source code is openly shared so that people are encouraged to voluntarily improve the design of the software.
Microsoft Surface Pro 2
Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition(Android 4.3 Jelly Bean (API level 18))
66% have it
46
0

28. Has offline voice recognition

Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.
Microsoft Surface Pro 2
Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition(Android 4.3 Jelly Bean (API level 18))
39% have it
45
0

29. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Microsoft Surface Pro 2
Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition
22% have it
43
0

30. Supports Java

Microsoft Surface Pro 2
Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition(Android 4.3 Jelly Bean (API level 18))
66% have it
43
0

31. every pixel has three subpixels

The device has a display with three full subpixels per pixel, resulting in a sharp and crisp picture. 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 2
Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition
94% have it
41
0

32. has manual white balance

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.
Microsoft Surface Pro 2
Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition
9% have it
41
0

33. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
2
Acer Aspire Switch 12 S: 3
2
40
0

34. 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 2
Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition
6% have it
39
0

35. has manual ISO

This allows to manually set the ISO level.
Microsoft Surface Pro 2
Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition
7% have it
38
0

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