The Surface 3 features a 10.8" ClearType Full HD Plus widescreen display with a 1920 x 1280 native resolution, which allows you to play Full HD content with ease. The display is also a touchscreen so you'll be able to take full advantage of the multi-touch gestures incorporated into Windows 8.1. If you want to output video to an external display, you can use the mini DisplayPort.The system is powered by a quad-core 1.6 GHz Intel Atom x7-Z8700 processor. It also has 4GB of RAM, 128GB of flash storage, a microSD media card slot, 802.11a/b/g/n/ac Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, an 8-megapixel rear camera, a 3.5-megapixel front camera, and an integrated microphone. There are also built-in stereo speakers with Dolby audio. Windows 10 is the installed operating system.
Quad-Core Intel Atom x7 Performance
The Microsoft Surface 3 houses an Intel Atom x7-Z8700 processor. Its dual cores can reach a stock speed of 1.6 GHz. The processor also has a burst frequency of 2.4 GHz. With a dedicated 2MB L2 cache and 4GB of RAM, you'll be able to multitask quickly and efficiently.
10.8" ClearType Full HD Plus Touchscreen
Featuring a 1920 x 1280 native resolution, the 10.8" ClearType Full HD Plus display provides a high-res, clear viewing experience. Use the multi-position Kickstand for a hands-free way to watch movies. The display is also a touchscreen so you'll be able to utilize the multi-touch gestures incorporated into Windows 8.1. You can also output video to an external display via the mini DisplayPort.
Intel Dual-Band 802.11ac Wi-Fi
Featuring Intel dual-band 802.11ac Wi-Fi, the Surface 3 delivers faster Internet access, broader coverage, and longer battery life. The Surface 3 is also backwards compatible with 802.11a/b/g/n Wi-Fi networks. The Surface 3 also comes with Bluetooth 4.0 technology so you'll be able to connect wirelessly to Bluetooth-compatible peripherals and accessories.
The Portability of a Tablet
Weighing in at 1.76 pounds and measuring 0.34" thin, the Surface 3 can be used in classes, at meetings, or on the road. The bright, responsive touchscreen and the high quality speakers with Dolby audio provides an immersive viewing experience. The 8-megapixel rear camera has autofocus and takes high resolution photos while the 3.5-megapixel front camera allows you to video chat with friends and family in high resolution.
The Microsoft Surface 3 has a kickstand with three preset options. There's a narrow angle for working at a traditional desk, an intermediate angle that is designed for sitting on the couch or using the device on your lap, and a wide angle that provides a natural writing or drawing canvas.
Surface 3 Type Cover
You can add a Surface 3 Type Cover to your Surface 3 to turn it into a highly versatile laptop. Thin and comfortable to use, Surface 3 Type Cover has the speed and ability of a classic laptop keyboard. Its keys are backlit so you can use it in low-lit environments. The Surface 3 Type Cover features a QWERTY keyboard, a full row of Function keys (F1-F12), Windows shortcut keys, and media controls. Take control of the cursor with your fingertip using the built-in touchpad. When folded back, Surface 3 Type Cover keys disable to prevent unwanted typing while you're using your Surface 3. Flip Surface 3 Type Cover closed to turn the display off and shield the screen from bumps and scratches. Surface 3 Type Cover is available in 5 colors, so you can show off how chic you truly are. Choose from black, bright blue, red, dark blue, and bright red.
Surface 3 Type Cover is not included.
The Surface Pen feels like an actual pen and provides a natural writing experience. Use the Surface Pen to mark up presentations, sign documents, or enjoy art apps. You can also open a blank OneNote document with a click of the Surface Pen to instantly capture your next idea, even if your Surface Pro 3 is in sleep mode.
Surface Pen is not included.