Apple iPad Pro 10.5-inch vs Microsoft Surface Go

Display

Display size

10.5 inches
10.0 inches

Resolution

1668 x 2224 pixels
1800 x 1200 pixels

Pixel density

265 ppi
216 ppi

Technology

IPS LCD
 

Screen-to-body ratio

78.27 %
69.42 %

Peak brightness

600 cd/m2 (nit)
 

Features

Pressure-sensitive, Oleophobic coating, Ambient light sensor
Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Ambient light sensor

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

12 megapixels
8 megapixels

Hardware Features

Sapphire crystal lens cover, Optical image stabilization, Autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)
 

Specifications

Aperture size: F1.8
 

Flash

Quad LED
 

Video recording

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (120 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (240 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD)

Features

Optical image stabilization, Time-lapse video, Continuous autofocus, Picture-taking during video recording, Video light, Digital image stabilization, Video calling, Video sharing
 

Front

7 megapixels
5 megapixels

Features

High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)
 

Design

Dimensions

9.87 x 6.85 x 0.24 inches (250.6 x 174.1 x 6.1 mm)
9.65 x 6.89 x 0.33 inches (245 x 175 x 8.3 mm)

Weight

16.83 oz (477 g)
the average is 17.2 oz (491 g)
18.41 oz (522 g)
the average is 17.2 oz (491 g)

Materials

Back: Aluminum
Back: Metal

Biometrics

Fingerprint (touch)
2D Face unlock

Colors

Gold, Gray, Silver, Pink
Silver

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Apple A10X Fusion APL1071
Intel Pentium 4415Y

Processor

Hexa-core, 2380 MHz, Hurricane and Zephyr, 64-bit, 10 nm
Dual-core, 1600 MHz, 64-bit, 14 nm

GPU

Apple 12-core GPU
Intel HD Graphics 615

RAM

4 GB
8 GB

Internal storage

512 GB
128 GB

OS

iOS (12.x, 11.x, 10.x)
Windows (10)

Battery

Capacity

8134 mAh
 

Internet use

 
 

LTE

9 hours
 

Wi-Fi

10 hours
 

Video playback

 
9.00 hours

Cellular

CDMA

800, 1900 MHz
 

GSM

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
 

UMTS

850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz
 

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30
 

LTE (TDD)

Bands 38, 39, 40, 41
 

Data

LTE-A, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
 

SIM type

Nano SIM
 

Connectivity

Bluetooth

4.2
4.1

Wi-Fi

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band

USB

Yes
USB 3.1

Connector

Lightning
USB Type-C (reversible)

Features

Mass storage device, USB charging
USB OTG

Mobile Payment

Apple Pay
 

Location

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning
 

Other

NFC, UMA (Wi-Fi Calling), Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync, AirDrop
 

Phone features

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass

Notifications

Flight mode, Silent mode
 

Other features

Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice commands, Voice recording

Multimedia

Screen mirroring

TV-out
 

Speakers

Multiple speakers
Multiple speakers

Headphones connector

3.5mm
3.5mm

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation, Video recording
 

Shopping information

MSRP price

$ 1079
$ 550