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Microsoft Surface 2

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Posted: 23 Sep 2013
Market Status: Released

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Design
Device typeTablet  
OSWindows (RT 8.1)  
Dimensions10.81 x 6.79 x 0.35 inches (275 x 172 x 9 mm)  
Weight23.84 oz (676 g)
the average is 14.5 oz (413 g)
  
Display
Physical size10.6 inches  
Resolution1920 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 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 LCD  
TouchscreenMulti-touch  
FeaturesLight sensor, Scratch-resistant glass  
Camera
Camera5 megapixels  
FeaturesAutofocus  
Camcorder1920x1080 (1080p HD)  
Front-facing camera3.5 megapixels  
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-A15  
Graphics processorYes  
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.

2048 MB RAM  
Built-in storage32 GB  
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHC, microSDXC  
Battery
Stand-by time15.0 days (360 hours)
the average is 36 days (861 h)
  
Not user replaceableYes  
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Multimedia
Music player   
Filter byAlbum, Artist, Playlists  
FeaturesAlbum art cover, Background playback  
SpeakersLoudspeaker  
Internet browsing
BrowserInternet Explorer 11  
Connectivity
Bluetooth4.0  
Wi-Fi802.11 a, b, g, n, n 5GHz  
USBUSB 3.0  
ConnectorFull-size USB  
OtherTV-Out, OTA sync  
Other features
NotificationsFlight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone  
Additional microphone(s)for Noise cancellation, Video recording  
SensorsAccelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass  
OtherVoice recording  
Availability
Officially announced23 Sep 2013  
Shopping information
Warranty period12 Months  
MSRP price$ 449  

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