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The Microsoft Surface Pro 3 is the third-generation Surface Pro. The screen size has increased from a 10.6-inch to 12-inch display and the weight has reduced just a little from 2.6 lbs. to 2.4 lbs., comes with Pro Type keyboard. It weighs 1.8 lbs. as a tablet. The 12-in . screen has a distinctive 3:2 aspect ratio, a comparable as the writing part of an 8.5- x 11-inches little bit of ruled paper.

Other upgrades add a more powerful processor chip and a flexible kickstand that movements to nearly every angle, of the two angles of the second generation instead. Battery life has increased from under 10 hours to 10 just.5 hours. Like a laptop, its portability is great when the Pro is included by you Type keyboard. One quibble we’d was the loudspeakers. The output was judged enough for the quietest of environments loud. You’ll need earphones or external speaker systems to get louder out and better audio quality.

Surface Pro 3

Surface Pro 3

Pros
• Among the fastest models
• Includes a touchscreen
• Has a lengthy battery life
• At 2.4 pounds, this is lighter than typical laptop computers with this size display screen
• Includes a fast, more-efficient solid-state drive (SSD)

Cons
• In comparison to typical hard drives, the 128GB solid-state drive is small
• Keyboard not full size
• No optical drive
• Lacks a memory cards reader
• Battery is not detachable easily

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Performance
Overall the Surface Pro 3’s performance was excellent. Simple tasks like email, word application and internet task like web browsing will be quickly and you may even accomplish the heavy load tasks like video editing and mid graphic range video gaming at top performance. It had been among the lighting fast with productivity and tasks such as document handling, Web browsing, and scanning for malware. It was among the fastest for editing and viewing photos, and among the quickest for editing and viewing HD videos. Sound from the built-in loudspeakers was inadequate for all those however the simplest use.

At 10 hours, battery life was superb, and long enough to help you get through a workday with some battery life to spare.

Design
The keyboard, labeling, touchpad, and LED indicators were all well-designed, making it comfortable and simple to use. The keyboard had not been full-sized and it was uncomfortable and wobbly to type on. The keyboard was lighted. The touchpad supports use of multiple-finger gestures to scroll and zoom. The touchpad has two buttons that are easy to press. The touchpad is well positioned on the keyboard, so it is easy to attain and not prone to interference from hands or wrists.

Display
The image quality was very good overall. Colors were reproduced accurately, realistic, and very natural looking. The screen was highly susceptible to glare which makes it difficult to see in a brightly lit room or outside. The screen has a broad viewing angle, especially important if several person must start to see the screen at a right time, say, for a presentation or video. The touchscreen shall make swiping, tapping and pinching the display simple to use.
Useful features and attributes upon this model include: Laptop converts to a touchscreen tablet to be utilized as either a laptop or a tablet. There are a 128GB solid-state hard drive, which uses less power and accesses data quicker. You are able to connect common external devices such as hard Blu-ray and drives burners to the USB 3.0 port for maximum performance. A DVI port is provided allowing you to connect this laptop for an HDTV.

NOTE
There is no optical drive just like a CD or DVD reader, so you need to buy an external drive if you want one. There is no memory-card reader, so you will have to buy an exterior reader or connect your camera right to this laptop to transfer photos. The battery is not removable easily.

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