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Microsoft Surface 2 Rivals and Competitors

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Microsoft Surface 2 Microsoft Surface 2


  • Quad core processor

Microsoft Surface Pro 2 Microsoft Surface Pro 2


  • Dual core processor
  • Supports special active stylus for input
  • The camera lacks autofocus

Common for both Pros & Cons

  • Lots of RAM (2048 MB RAM vs 4096 MB RAM)
  • Low pixel density screen (208 ppi)
  • Battery is not user replaceable
  • The camera lacks flash
  • Lacks global positioning system (GPS)

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Microsoft Surface RT Microsoft Surface RT


  • HDMI connector for TV-out (Micro HDMI (Type D))
  • The camera lacks autofocus

Common for both Pros & Cons

  • Quad core processor
  • Lots of RAM (2048 MB RAM)
  • Low pixel density screen (208 ppi vs 148 ppi)
  • Battery is not user replaceable
  • The camera lacks flash
  • Lacks global positioning system (GPS)

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Microsoft Surface 2 Microsoft Surface 2


  • Quad core processor

Microsoft Surface Pro Microsoft Surface Pro


  • Dual core processor
  • Supports special active stylus for input
  • The camera lacks autofocus

Common for both Pros & Cons

  • Lots of RAM (2048 MB RAM vs 4096 MB RAM)
  • Low pixel density screen (208 ppi)
  • Battery is not user replaceable
  • The camera lacks flash
  • Lacks global positioning system (GPS)

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Microsoft Surface 2 Microsoft Surface 2


  • Lacks global positioning system (GPS)

Nokia Lumia 2520 Nokia Lumia 2520


  • Fast mobile data support (4G)
  • NFC
  • HDMI connector for TV-out (Micro HDMI (Type D))

Common for both Pros & Cons

  • Quad core processor
  • Lots of RAM (2048 MB RAM)
  • Low pixel density screen (208 ppi vs 218 ppi)
  • Battery is not user replaceable
  • The camera lacks flash

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Microsoft Surface 2 Microsoft Surface 2


  • Low pixel density screen (208 ppi)
  • The camera lacks flash
  • Lacks global positioning system (GPS)

Samsung GALAXY Note 10.1 (2014 Edition) Samsung GALAXY Note 10.1 (2014 Edition)


  • High-resolution camera (8 megapixels)
  • Fast mobile data support (4G)
  • Supports special active stylus for input

Common for both Pros & Cons

  • Quad core processor
  • Lots of RAM (2048 MB RAM vs 3072 MB RAM)
  • Battery is not user replaceable

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Microsoft Surface 2 Microsoft Surface 2


  • Battery is not user replaceable
  • The camera lacks flash

Asus Transformer Book T100TA Asus Transformer Book T100TA


  • HDMI connector for TV-out (Micro HDMI (Type D))
  • No rear camera

Common for both Pros & Cons

  • Quad core processor
  • Lots of RAM (2048 MB RAM)
  • Low pixel density screen (208 ppi vs 155 ppi)
  • Lacks global positioning system (GPS)

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Microsoft Surface 2 Microsoft Surface 2


  • Quad core processor
  • Lots of RAM (2048 MB RAM)
  • Low pixel density screen (208 ppi)
  • Lacks global positioning system (GPS)

Apple iPad Air Apple iPad Air


  • Dual core processor
  • Fast mobile data support (4G)
  • Lacks microSD slot for storage expansion
  • Proprietary USB connector - have to use its cable instead of a standard microUSB

Common for both Pros & Cons

  • Battery is not user replaceable
  • The camera lacks flash

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