Microsoft Surface Pro 2Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition
Top 65%804 points
Top 65%
Top 88%1,086 points
Top 88%
Screen size
Number of tablets
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Top 80%
26 tablets
10.5" - 11.88"
NaN% of all tabletsYes
No
screen size
resolution
RAM
total clock speed
internal storage
10.6"
10.1"
Wacom Cintiq 22HD
21.5"
Best

Microsoft Surface Pro 2 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition: 29 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
215
0

2. resolution

49.38% higher resolution.
1080 x 1920px
Panasonic UT-MB5: 3840 x 3840px
1600 x 2560px
165
0

3. RAM

5GB more RAM memory.
8GB
Microsoft Surface Pro 4: 16GB
3GB
144
0

4. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
10.6"
Wacom Cintiq 22HD: 21.5"
10.1"
137
0

5. thickness

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

6. weight

372g lighter.
907g
Acer Iconia W510-1674: 0.507g
535g
103
0

7. megapixels

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

8. Supports 4K resolution

Allows you to view in ultra-high definition.
Microsoft Surface Pro 2
Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition
23% have it
75
0

9. plays Adobe Flash

Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
Microsoft Surface Pro 2
Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition
50% have it
71
0

10. width

31.9mm narrower.
275mm
HP Slate 6 VoiceTab: 83.2mm
243.1mm
68
0

11. Is a multi-user system

Microsoft Surface Pro 2
Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition
47% have it
67
0

12. height

1.6mm shorter.
173mm
Panasonic Toughpad FZ-X1: 87mm
171.4mm
62
0

13. 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

14. internal storage

480GB more internal storage.
512GB
Microsoft Surface Pro 4: 1000GB
32GB
58
0

15. 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

16. 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

17. 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

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

Microsoft Surface Pro 2
Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition
65% have it
48
0

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

Microsoft Surface Pro 2
Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition
36% have it
48
0

20. 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
66% have it
46
0

21. 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
39% have it
45
0

22. 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

23. Supports Java

Microsoft Surface Pro 2
Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition
66% have it
43
0

24. 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

25. 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

26. 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

27. USB version

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.
3
Acer Aspire Switch 12 S: 3.1
2
38
0

28. has a BSI sensor

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.
Microsoft Surface Pro 2
Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition
20% have it
37
0

29. Has sharing intents

If an app has sharing capabilities and the developers have indicated it, the app will automatically appear in your list of sharing options. Some OS’s limit direct sharing options to a select few apps, which means you have to open apps separately in order to upload the files you want to share.
Microsoft Surface Pro 2
Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition
55% have it
35
0
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