Microsoft Surface (RT) Tablet Review

Microsoft Surface (RT) Tablet

Microsoft Surface Tablet Quick Specs

Screen size: 10.6 inches
Weight: 1.5 lbs
Thickness: 0.37 inches
Memory: 16 GB / 32 GB variants
Processor: Quad Core Tegra 3
RAM: 2 GB
Bluetooth: Yes, of v4.0 version
Rear camera: Yes
Front camera: Yes
OS: Windows RT OS

Microsoft Surface Tablet Pros

Microsoft Surface Tablet gains the credit of being the first tablet from Microsoft and marks the entry of this company in to tablet arena. This tablet is released in two variants of memory i.e. 16 GB version and 32 GB version. Also, this is the version of the tablet running on Windows RT operating system. Within few months (expected in January 2013), Microsoft is going to release another version of Surface Tablet which will run on Windows 8 Pro operating system.

Microsoft Surface Tablet has been provided with quad core NVIDIA Tegra 3 processor, which is considered as one of the finest processors in the industry. Hence its performance is of top notch. It comes with 10.6 inches Clear Type HD Display and will be suitable for all those who want to enjoy bigger sized screen. This is the best option for all those prospective customers who want to use Windows based tablets with full support for Windows based applications. 2 GB RAM will be very much sufficient to get the best performance from the tablet.

Microsoft Surface Tablet Cons

Microsoft Surface Tablet comes with some cons also. First of all, its screen size has to be mentioned. Nowadays many tablets are being provided with seven inches because the market preferences are tilting towards smaller screen sized devices. In this context, big sized tablet of 10.6 inches may not be of attraction for most prospective customers in the market except for dire lovers of Microsoft brand.

Microsoft Surface Tablet comes with support for Windows App Market. When compared to Apple and Android app markets, Windows app market is smaller and is not having huge number of apps. Also, most of the apps from this market are reported to be buggy or incomplete. User experience is not the best one on this tablet, because of lack of proper apps.

Microsoft Surface Tablet SIM Card Slot: No

Price of Microsoft Surface Tablet: starts from 499 USD onwards

Overall Rating of Microsoft Surface Tablet: 4/5

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