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Posted: 18 Jun 2012
Market Status: Released
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Posted: 30 Aug 2012
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Design
Device typeTabletTablet 
OSWindows (8 Pro)Windows (8) 
Dimensions10.81 x 6.81 x 0.53 inches (275 x 173 x 13 mm)11.97 x 7.46 x 0.39 inches (304 x 189.4 x 9.9 mm) 
Weight32.00 oz (907 g)
the average is 16.9 oz (482 g)
26.46 oz (750 g)
the average is 16.9 oz (482 g)
 
FeaturesStylusFull keyboard, Stylus 
Colors Blue 
Display
Physical size10.6 inches11.6 inches 
Resolution1920 x 1080 pixels1366 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.

208 ppi135 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 LCDLCD 
Screen-to-body ratio

Screen-to-body ratio - Shows what part of the frontal area of a phone its screen occupies.

65.22 %64.37 % 
FeaturesAmbient light sensor, Scratch-resistant glassAmbient light sensor 
Camera
Camera1 megapixel8 megapixels 
Flash LED 
Camcorder1280x720 (720p HD) (29 fps)Yes 
Front-facing cameraYes2 megapixels 
Hardware
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.

Dual-core, 1700 MHz, Intel Core i5-3317UDual-core, 1800 MHz, Intel Atom Z2760 
Graphics processor

Graphics processor - The graphics processor is important for the smooth operation of the system and especially in games and other applications that may involve complex graphics and animations.

Intel HD Graphics 4000Intel SGX545 Graphics 
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.

GB RAM2 GB RAM 
Built-in storage

Built-in storage - Bigger storage capacity allows you to keep more content saved onto your device, such as more applications, photos or video. Games and video content typically take up the biggest amount of storage space.

64 GB128 GB 
Storage expansion

Storage expansion - Some handsets allow you to expand their storage capacity by using a memory expansion card – most often microSD. Expansion memory is mostly suitable for media storage, such as photo, video or music content.

microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCmicroSD, microSDHC 
Battery
Capacity

Capacity - The bigger, the better! However, battery capacity is not the only factor that has an effect on battery life. Those include the chipset in use, the software running on the device, as well as the consumer's unique usage pattern.

 4080 mAh 
TypeNot user replaceableNot user replaceable, Li - Ion 
Stand-by time 6.0 days (144 hours)
the average is 25 days (600 h)
 
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Multimedia
Screen mirroringTV-out  
Music player   
Filter byAlbum, Artist, PlaylistsAlbum, Artist 
FeaturesAlbum art cover, Background playbackAlbum art cover, Background playback 
SpeakersLoudspeakerStereo speakers 
Cellular
Data LTE, HSPA 
Phone features
SensorsAccelerometer, Gyroscope, CompassAccelerometer 
NotificationsFlight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone  
Other featuresVoice recordingVoice recording 
Connectivity
Bluetooth4.04.0 
Wi-Fi802.11 a, b, g, n802.11 a, b, g, n 
USBUSB 3.0USB 2.0 
ConnectorFull-size USB  
HDMI Mini HDMI (Type C) 
OtherOTA sync  
Availability
Officially announced18 Jun 201229 Aug 2012 
Shopping information
Warranty period12 Months  
MSRP price$ 899  

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