Microsoft Surface Vs New iPad – We compared Microsoft Surface Tablet with the New iPad.
With the official presentation of the Surface Tablet from Microsoft, you are probably asking yourself, how its specifications compare to those of the New iPad or iPad 3 and since here at Webnalyzer, we exist to satisfy your tech needs and clear up any doubts you may have, here is a complete chart where we are going to compare the two tablets, the Microsoft Surface and Apple iPad 3.
|Device||New iPad (iPad 3)||Surface (Windows RT)||Surface (Windows Pro)|
|CPU||Apple A5X dual-core||NVIDIA Tegra 3||Intel Core i5|
|OS||iOS 5||Windows 8 RT||Windows 8 Pro|
(1024 x 768)
|9.5 x 7.31 x 0,37||37 Inches Thick||37 Inches Thick|
|Weight||1.44 lbs||1.48 lbs||1.99 lbs|
|Storage||16 GB, 32 GB,
|32 GB, 64 GB||64 GB, 128 GB|
|Ports||10-pin||microSD, USB 2.0,high resolution Micro, 2 x 2 MiMO antennas||microSDXC, USB 3.0, Mini DisplayPort, 2 x 2 MiMO antennas|
|Battery||42.5 Hrs.||31.5 Hrs.||42 Hrs.|
Surely after comparing the two tablets major specifications, you have a better idea which of the two tablets better fits your needs. But, please allow me to express my personal opinion, it is clear that the Microsoft Surface Tablet wins when it comes to ports and storage and it is clear that Microsoft considers these there two strong points.
So far the price for the Microsoft Surface Tablet has not been mention yet but it has been said that the most basic model of the tablet is going to have the price of the tablets that you are already seeing in the market. That gives a price range of about US$400 to US$600. The Pro version of the tablet is going to be in the Ultrabooks price range which should be around US$900 to US$1200. That is obviously a crazy price for a tablet and that just might be what might make this tablet a complete failure for Microsoft.
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