The Surface Pro 3 got much improvement from the previous model in just about every aspects.
The company was even so brave as to compare this hybrid of sorts to both Apple’s 13-inch MacBook Air and its tablet, the iPad Air.
- Intel Core i3 – 1.5GHz / 4GB RAM / 64GB SSD ($799) or
- Intel Core i5 – 1.9GHz / 4GB RAM / 128GB SSD ($899) or
- Intel Core i5 – 1.9GHz / 8GB RAM / 256GB SSD ($1149) or
- Intel Core i7 – 1.7GHz / 8GB RAM / 256GB SSD ($1,549) or
- Intel Core i7 – 1.7GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD ($1,949)
- OS : Windows 8.1
- Graphics: Intel HD Graphics 4200 (i3) / 4400 (i5) / 5000 (i7)
- Screen: 12-inch, 2160 x 1440 multi-touch (ClearType, 3:2 aspect ratio)
- Ports: One USB 3.0, Mini DisplayPort, microSDXC card reader (up to 128GB), headphone/mic jack
- Connectivity: 802.11ac Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0
- Camera: Two 5MP webcams (1080p HD video)
- Weight: 0.79 kg
- Size: 7.93 x 11.5 x 0.36 inches (W x D x H)
The cool type cover, which acts as a screen protector, full keyboard, and touchpad interface, surprisedly remains a sold-separately accessory.
At $129 or £110, it’s expensive for an add-on keyboard, but it’s also still the main wow factor of the Surface.
Application performance was comparable with Apple’s current 13-inch MacBook Air, the tablet-like Lenovo Yoga 2 Pro, and even previous Surface Pro 2.
The tablet that can replace your laptop.