Microsoft Surface RT Specs – Full Technical Specifications

Microsoft Surface RT is the first generation of Microsoft Surface launched alongside with Windows 8 released by Microsoft on October 26, 2012.

Surface RT

Surface RT picture
Key Features
What's new
What's missing
Availability
IntroducedJune 18, 2012
Pre-orderedNot available for pre-ordered
ReleasedOctober 26, 2012
PricingSurface RT
• $499 - 2 GB | 32 GB
• $599 - 2 GB | 64 GB

Surface RT with Black Touch Cover
• $599 - 2 GB | 32 GB
• $699 - 2 GB | 64 GB
Software
Pre-Installed OSWindows RT
Built-in AppsMicrosoft Office Home and Student 2013 RT
Display
Size10.6 inches
Resolution1366 x 768 (208 PPI), 1M Pixels
Technology• ClearType HD Display
• Aspect ratio: 16:9
• Touch: 5 point multi-touch
Internal Specs
CPUNVIDIA Tegra 3
4+1 cores, 1MB Cache, 1.40 GHz Single Core, 1.30 Quad-Core
GraphicsULP NVIDIA
12 graphic cores
Memory2 GB of RAM
Storage
32 GB 64 GB
Storage
Network• Wi-Fi: IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n compatible
• Bluetooth Wireless 4.0 technology
Battery
Size31.5 Wh
Battery LifeUp to 8 hours of local video playback
Power Supply24W power supply
Exterior
Dimensions10.81” x 6.77” x 0.37” (275 mm x 172 mm x 9.4 mm)
Weight1.5 lbs (680 g)
Casing• VaporMg
• Kickstand with 1 position @22-degree
• Physical buttons: volumes, power
Colors
Dark Titanium
Keyboard and Trackpad• Two-finger multitouch gesture trackpad
• Full-size mechanical backlit keyboard.
Ports• 1 x Full-size USB 3.0
• 1 x microSD™ card reader
• 1 x Surface charging port
• 1 x Headset jack
• 1 x Micro HDMI video out port
• 1 x Cover port
Camera & Audio
Camera• 720p HD LifeCam front-facing camera
• 720p HD LifeCam rear-facing camera
Audio• Dual microphones
• Stereo speakers
Misc
Sensors• Ambient light sensor
• Accelerometer
• Gyroscope
• Compass
Surface PenNot Supported
Surface DialNot Supported
SecurityN/A
In the box• Surface RT
• Power supply
• Quick Start Guide
• Safety and warranty documents
WarrantyOne-year limited hardware warranty
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