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Posted: 18 Jun 2012
Market Status: Released

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Design
Device typeTablet  
OSWindows (RT)  
Dimensions10.81 x 6.77 x 0.37 inches (275 x 172 x 9 mm)  
Weight24.00 oz (680 g)
the average is 21.6 oz (618 g)
  
Display
Physical size10.6 inches  
Resolution1366 x 768 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.

148 ppi  
Screen-to-body ratio65.59 %  
FeaturesLight sensor, Scratch-resistant glass  
Camera
Camera1 megapixel  
Camcorder1920x1080 (1080p HD)  
FeaturesVideo calling  
Front-facing cameraYes  
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 3 T30  
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, 1300 MHz, ARM Cortex-A9  
Graphics processorULP GeForce @ 520MHz  
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  
Built-in storage32 GB  
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHC, microSDXC  
Battery
TypeNot user replaceable  
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Multimedia
MirroringTV-out  
Music player   
Filter byAlbum, Artist, Playlists  
FeaturesAlbum art cover, Background playback  
SpeakersStereo speakers  
Phone features
SensorsAccelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass  
NotificationsFlight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone  
Other featuresVoice recording  
Connectivity
Bluetooth4.0  
Wi-Fi802.11 a, b, g, n  
USBUSB 2.0  
ConnectorFull-size USB  
HDMIMicro HDMI (Type D)  
OtherOTA sync  
Availability
Officially announced18 Jun 2012  
Shopping information
Warranty period12 Months  
MSRP price$ 500  

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