The Surface Pro 3 is the third generation tablet from Microsoft. The launch was taken place on May 20 at a press event in New York City. Surface Pro 3 works on windows 10 Pro Operating System. Surface Pro 3 is not a follow up model of Surface Pro 2. It is entirely a new model with large screen. Two 5-megapixel cameras are used for recording videos and taking pictures. Both cameras record video in 1080p with a 16:9 aspect ratio. Each camera has a privacy light. Noise-cancelling stereo microphones minimize the noises around you, improving the sound in phone calls and video recordings. We will see all the features in detail below.
Features of Surface Pro 3:
Surface Pro 3 touch screen with 3:2 aspect ratio and 2160 x 1440 resolution display. A Ten-point multi-touch lets you use your fingers to select zoom or move things on the screen.
By using the Surface Pen you can enjoy a natural writing experience with a pen that feels like an actual pen. You can quickly write down notes in OneNote.
We can flip out the Surface Pro 3 Kickstand to any angle and work or play comfortably while giving a hands-free presentation.
Wi-Fi and Bluetooth:
Surface Pro 3 Supports standard Wi-Fi protocols (802.11a/b/g/n/ac) and Bluetooth 4.0.this means that you can connect to a wireless network and use Bluetooth devices such as mice, printers and headsets.
Stereo speakers and headset jack:
Two stereo speakers with Dolby enhanced sound so you can listen to music and audio books. If you need privacy, plug your headset into the headset jack.
Surface Pro 3 has ports with a full –feature laptop with.
- Full-size USB 3.0 port
- MicroSD card slot
- Mini Display port version 1.2
- Charging port and 36-watt power supply
- Cover port
Surface Pro 3 includes Bit Locker data protection and remote Desktop connection hosting apps. Surface Pro 3 come with many built-in apps, you have the flexibility to install more apps from the windows store and you can also run programs been using with earlier version.
4th generation Intel Core 64 bit processor:
- i3 with Intel HD Graphics 4200
- i5 with Intel HD Graphics 4400
- i7 with Intel HD Graphics 5000
Storage and Memory:
Surface Pro 3 has chosen from 64GB or 128GB storage with 4GB RAM or 256GB or 512GB storage with 8GB RAM.
Surface Pro 3 has four Sensors that are compass, ambient light sensor, accelerometer and gyroscope.
Pros of Surface Pro 3:
Below are some of the advantages of Surface Pro 3:
- Large, bright 12 inch display
- Intel core processing power
- Thin and relatively light
- Improved Kickstand
- Included Stylus
- Ability to run desktop windows apps
- Keyboard cover accessory
- Full size USB 3 port
- Improved battery life
Cons of Surface pro 3:
Below are the disadvantages of Surface pro 3:
- It’s perhaps a tad too big
- No dedicated graphics
- Keyboard accessory is required but costs extra
- Keyboard accessory not as good as a real keyboard
- Still doesn’t work well on your lap
- Quality problems
- Developers support tablet centric apps that are still lacking
- Windows 8 is not yet ready for prime time
- Costs as much as a good laptop
The Microsoft Surface Pro 3 is a premium device and when coupled with keyboard cover and pen. It’s the most productive tablet on the market. Microsoft hopes the Surface Pro 3 is the tablet that replaces your laptop.