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Posted: 23 Sep 2013
Market Status: Released
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Posted: 23 Sep 2013
Market Status: Released

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Design
Device typeTabletTablet 
OSWindows (RT 8.1)Windows (8.1 Pro) 
Dimensions10.81 x 6.79 x 0.35 inches (275 x 172 x 9 mm)10.81 x 6.81 x 0.53 inches (275 x 173 x 13 mm) 
Weight23.84 oz (676 g)
the average is 15.3 oz (437 g)
31.99 oz (907 g)
the average is 15.3 oz (437 g)
 
Features Stylus 
Tablet dock Yes 
Dock Features USB 
Display
Physical size10.6 inches10.6 inches 
Resolution1920 x 1080 pixels1920 x 1080 pixels 
Pixel density

Pixel density - The pixel density of a display represents the number of pixels over an area of one inch. It’s measured in “pixels per inch”, or ppi. The higher the number, the more detailed and good-looking the display is.

208 ppi208 ppi 
Technology

Technology - There are two main screen technologies currently used in phones and tablets: LCD and AMOLED. The former usually features a light source and liquid crystals, while the latter is based on organic light-emitting diodes. Newer LCD variations like IPS-LCD and Super-LCD allow for very accurate color reproduction and very wide viewing angles, where no significant image quality loss is observed. Current AMOLED screens differ in such a way that they can exhibit much more saturated colors (sometimes too much) and incredibly high contrast levels, which is due to black color being completely black in AMOLED displays.

IPS LCDIPS LCD 
Screen-to-body ratio65.41 %65.22 % 
FeaturesLight sensor, Scratch-resistant glassLight sensor, Scratch-resistant glass 
Camera
Camera5 megapixelsYes 
Hardware FeaturesAutofocus  
Camcorder1920x1080 (1080p HD)1280x720 (720p HD) (30 fps) 
Front-facing camera3.5 megapixelsYes 
Hardware
System chip

System chip - Most modern handsets use an advanced chip that includes many of the device’s hardware modules like the processor, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and sometimes even the wireless radio. This field shows what particular system chip (or System-on-a-Chip) is used in the phone.

NVIDIA Tegra 4 (T40)  
Processor

Processor - The processor is the main computing component of a phone and is a major factor when it comes to the overall speed of the device. Some more powerful smartphones use dual-core and quad-core processors designed to deliver greater performance.

Quad-core, 1700 MHz, ARM Cortex-A15Dual-core, 1600 MHz, Intel Core i5 4200U, 64-bit 
Graphics processorYesIntel HD 4400 
System memory

System memory - System memory, or RAM memory is the type of memory that the device uses to temporarily store data from the OS or currently-running apps. The more RAM available to the device, the better the performance will be when multiple or heavier programs are running.

2 GB RAM GB RAM 
Built-in storage32 GB64 GB 
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHC, microSDXCmicroSD, microSDHC, microSDXC 
Battery
TypeNot user replaceableNot user replaceable 
Stand-by time15.0 days (360 hours)
the average is 0 days (0 h)
  
Video playback10.00 hours  
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Multimedia
MirroringTV-outTV-out 
Music player   
Filter byAlbum, Artist, PlaylistsAlbum, Artist, Playlists 
FeaturesAlbum art cover, Background playbackAlbum art cover, Background playback 
SpeakersLoudspeakerStereo speakers 
Additional microphone(s)for Noise cancellation, Video recording  
Phone features
SensorsAccelerometer, Gyroscope, CompassAccelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass 
NotificationsFlight mode, Silent mode, SpeakerphoneFlight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone 
Other featuresVoice recordingVoice recording 
Connectivity
Bluetooth4.04.0 
Wi-Fi802.11 a, b, g, n, dual-bandYes 
USBUSB 3.0USB 3.0 
ConnectorFull-size USBFull-size USB 
OtherOTA syncOTA sync 
Availability
Officially announced23 Sep 201323 Sep 2013 
Shopping information
Warranty period12 Months  
MSRP price$ 449$ 899 

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