Interested in the Microsoft Surface 3? See how the new tablet stacks up.
The Surface 3 is a light 1.4 pounds. The screen boasts a 10.8 inch display and full HD quality, with a 3:2 aspect ratio. A Surface Pen and built-in digitizer enable writing and drawing. Front-facing speakers offer quality sound.
The tablet has a new MicroUSB charging port and a bulky plug end for cable. Dual-band Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.0 supply wireless connectivity. A 128GB solid state drive provides less storage than comparable models. The Surface 3 comes with Windows 8.1.
Both keyboard cover and pen are sold separately. You can use the small touchpad and touch screen. A desktop docking station connects you to desktop setup.
With almost ten hours of battery life, the Surface 3 outlasts its competitors. It’s powered by Atom x7 CPU, a low-powered chip.