Microsoft Surface 3 Specs – Full Technical Specifications

Microsoft Surface 3 is the third generation of Microsoft Surface series, released by Microsoft on May 5, 2015. Surface 3 features the same beautiful design and premium materials as Surface Pro 3 with a full version of Windows 8.1.

Surface 3

Surface 3 picture
Key Features
What's new
What's missing
Availability
IntroducedMarch 21, 2015
Pre-orderedMarch 21, 2015
ReleasedMay 5, 2015
PricingSurface 3 WiFi
• $499 - 2 GB | 64 GB
• $599 - 4 GB | 128 GB

Surface 3 4G LTE
• $599 - 2 GB | 64 GB
• $699 - 4 GB | 128 GB
Software
Pre-Installed OS• Windows 8.1 Pro
• Upgradable to Windows 10 Pro
Built-in Apps1-Year Microsoft Office 365 Personal
Display
Size10.8 inches
Resolution1920 x 1280 (214 PPI), 2.4M Pixels
Technology• ClearType Full HD Plus Display
• Aspect ratio: 3:2
• Touch: 10 point multi-touch
• Surface Pen support
Internal Specs
CPUIntel® Atom™ x7-Z8700
4 cores, 4 threads, 2MB, 1.60 GHz up to 2.40 GHz
GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics
Memory
2 GB 4 GB
1600 MHz DDR3 SDRAM
Storage
64 GB128 GB
eMMC
Network• Wi-Fi: IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac compatible
• Bluetooth Wireless 4.0 technology
• Optional LTE
Battery
Size27.5 Wh
Battery LifeUp to 10 hours of local video playback
Power Supply13W Micro USB power supply
Exterior
Dimensions10.52” x 7.36” x 0.34” (267 mm x 187 mm x 8.7 mm)
WeightTablet Only 1.37 lbs (621 g)
With Keyboard 1.95 lbs (884 g)
Casing• Magnesium
• Kickstand with 3 positions
• Physical buttons: volumes, power
Colors
Silver
Keyboard and Trackpad• Three-finger multitouch gesture trackpad
• Full-size mechanical backlit keyboard.
Ports• 1 x Full-size USB 3.0
• 1 x microSD™ card reader
• 1 x Micro USB charging port
• 1 x Headset jack
• 1 x Mini DisplayPort
• 1 x Cover port
• 1 x Nano SIM card slot (Surface 3 with LTE only)
Camera & Audio
Camera• 3.5MP front-facing camera with 1080p HD video
• 8.0MP rear-facing autofocus camera with 1080p HD video
Audio• Single microphone
• Front-facing stereo speakers with Dolby® Audio enhanced sound
Misc
Sensors• Ambient light sensor
• Proximity sensor
• Accelerometer
• Gyroscope
• Magnetometer
• Digital compass
Surface Pen• Support Surface Pen
• N-trig Active Pen techonolgy
• 256 levels of pressure
Surface DialCompatible with Surface Dial off-screen interaction
SecurityN/A
In the box• Surface 3
• Power supply
• Quick Start Guide
• Safety and warranty documents
WarrantyOne-year limited hardware warranty
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