Microsoft Surface Pro 4 vs Microsoft Surface Go

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Display

Display size

12.3 inches
10.0 inches

Resolution

2736 x 1824 pixels
1800 x 1200 pixels

Pixel density

267 ppi
216 ppi

Screen-to-body ratio

76.57 %
69.42 %

Colors

16 777 216
16 777 216

Touchscreen

Capacitive, Multi-touch
Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features

Ambient light sensor, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 4)
Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Ambient light sensor

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

8 megapixels
8 megapixels

Hardware Features

Autofocus
 

Software Features

Geo tagging
 

Video recording

1920x1080 (Full HD)
1920x1080 (Full HD)

Front

5 megapixels
5 megapixels

Video capture

 
1920x1080 (Full HD)

Design

Form factor

Candybar
Candybar

Dimensions

11.50 x 7.93 x 0.33 inches (292.10 x 201.42 x 8.45 mm)
9.65 x 6.89 x 0.33 inches (245 x 175 x 8.3 mm)

Weight

27.73 oz (786 g)
the average is 20.1 oz (573 g)
18.41 oz (522 g)
the average is 20.1 oz (573 g)

Materials

Back: Metal
Back: Metal

Biometrics

 
2D Face unlock

Features

Stylus
 

Colors

Gray
Silver

Tablet dock

Yes
 

Dock Features

Keyboard, Backlit keyboard, Touchpad
 

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5 mm jack
3.5 mm jack

Speakers

Multiple speakers
Multiple speakers

Features

Album art cover, Background playback
Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring

Mini Displayport
 

Music player

 
 

Filter by

Album, Artist, Genre, Playlists
Album, Artist, Genre, Playlists

Supported formats

MP3, AAC, FLAC, WAV, M4A (Apple lossless), AMR, OGG, MIDI
MP3, AAC, FLAC, WAV, M4A (Apple lossless), AMR, OGG, MIDI

Video playback

 
 

Supported formats

MPEG4, H.263, H.264
MPEG4, H.263, H.264

Additional microphone(s)

Yes
 

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Intel Core-i7
Intel Pentium 4415Y

Processor

 
Dual-core, 1600 MHz, 64-bit, 14 nm

GPU

Intel Iris 540
Intel HD Graphics 615

RAM

16 GB
8 GB

Internal storage

1000 GB
128 GB

Storage expansion

microSD
microSDXC

Device type

Tablet
Tablet

OS

Windows (10 Pro)
Windows (10)

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.0
4.1

Wi-Fi

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

USB

USB 3.0
USB 3.1

Connector

Full-size USB
USB Type-C (reversible)

Features

USB OTG
USB OTG

Charging connector

Proprietary
USB Type-C (reversible)

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass

Other

Computer sync, OTA sync
 

Battery

Type

User replaceable
 

Video playback

9.00 hours
9.00 hours

Internet browsing

Browser

 
 

supports

HTML, HTML5
HTML, HTML5

Built-in online services support

Facebook, YouTube (upload), Twitter
 

Phone features

Notifications

Flight mode, Silent mode
 

Organizer

Calendar, Alarm, Calculator
Calendar, Alarm, Calculator

E-mail

IMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange
IMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange

Instant Messaging

Skype
Skype

Other features

Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice commands, Voice recording

Shopping information

MSRP price

 
$ 550

Availability

Officially announced

Oct 06, 2015
Jul 09, 2018
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