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Microsoft Surface RT Rivals and Competitors

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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 (148 ppi vs 208 ppi)
  • The camera lacks flash
  • Lacks global positioning system (GPS)

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Microsoft Surface RT Microsoft Surface RT


  • Quad core processor
  • HDMI connector for TV-out (Micro HDMI (Type D))

Microsoft Surface Pro Microsoft Surface Pro


  • Dual core processor
  • Supports special active stylus for input

Common for both Pros & Cons

  • Lots of RAM (2048 MB RAM vs 4096 MB RAM)
  • Low pixel density screen (148 ppi vs 208 ppi)
  • The camera lacks autofocus
  • The camera lacks flash
  • Lacks global positioning system (GPS)

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Microsoft Surface RT Microsoft Surface RT


  • Quad core processor
  • HDMI connector for TV-out (Micro HDMI (Type D))
  • Lacks global positioning system (GPS)

Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 10.1-inch Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 10.1-inch


  • Dual core processor
  • Fast mobile data support (4G)

Common for both Pros & Cons

  • Lots of RAM (2048 MB RAM vs 1024 MB RAM)
  • Low pixel density screen (148 ppi vs 149 ppi)
  • The camera lacks autofocus
  • The camera lacks flash

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Microsoft Surface RT Microsoft Surface RT


  • Quad core processor
  • Low pixel density screen (148 ppi)
  • The camera lacks autofocus
  • The camera lacks flash
  • Lacks global positioning system (GPS)

Google Nexus 10 Google Nexus 10


  • Dual core processor
  • NFC
  • Lacks microSD slot for storage expansion

Common for both Pros & Cons

  • Lots of RAM (2048 MB RAM)
  • HDMI connector for TV-out (Micro HDMI (Type D))

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Microsoft Surface RT Microsoft Surface RT


  • Quad core processor
  • Low pixel density screen (148 ppi)
  • The camera lacks autofocus
  • Lacks global positioning system (GPS)

Apple iPad 4 Apple iPad 4


  • 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

  • Lots of RAM (2048 MB RAM vs 1024 MB RAM)
  • HDMI connector for TV-out (Micro HDMI (Type D) vs )
  • The camera lacks flash

in-depth comparison



Microsoft Surface RT Microsoft Surface RT


  • Quad core processor
  • HDMI connector for TV-out (Micro HDMI (Type D))
  • Lacks global positioning system (GPS)

Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 (10.1) Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 (10.1)


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

Common for both Pros & Cons

  • Lots of RAM (2048 MB RAM vs 1024 MB RAM)
  • Low pixel density screen (148 ppi vs 149 ppi)
  • The camera lacks autofocus
  • The camera lacks flash

in-depth comparison



Microsoft Surface RT Microsoft Surface RT


  • Low pixel density screen (148 ppi)
  • The camera lacks autofocus
  • Lacks global positioning system (GPS)

Google Nexus 7 (2013) Google Nexus 7 (2013)


  • High pixel densitiy screen, over 300ppi (323 ppi)
  • Fast mobile data support (4G)
  • NFC
  • Lacks microSD slot for storage expansion

Common for both Pros & Cons

  • Quad core processor
  • Lots of RAM (2048 MB RAM)
  • HDMI connector for TV-out (Micro HDMI (Type D) vs )
  • The camera lacks flash

in-depth comparison



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