Microsoft Surface 3 vs Samsung Galaxy Tab A7 Lite

Microsoft Surface 3 vs Samsung Galaxy Tab A7 Lite


Microsoft Surface 3

Samsung Galaxy Tab A7 Lite

Price
EUR: N/AEUR: €170
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Body
Form Factor
Candybar, Touchscreen, Tablet PCCandybar, Touchscreen, Tablet PC
Dimensions
267.1 x 187 x 8.7 mm212.5 x 124.7 x 8 mm (8.37 x 4.91 x 0.31 in)
Weight
622 g366 g (Wi-Fi), 371 g (LTE) (12.91 oz)
Build
Glass front, aluminum back, aluminum frame, plastic ends
Colors
Dark RedGray, Silver
SIM
Nano-SIM
Models
SM-T225, SM-T220
Display
Type
Full HD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colorsTFT
Size
10.8 inches8.7 inches, 214.9 cm2 (~81.1% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution
1920 x 1280 pixels800 x 1340 pixels, 5:3 ratio (~179 ppi density)
Multitouch
Yes, up to 10 fingers
Network
Technology
GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G Bands
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G Bands
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
4G Bands
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 20, 28, 38, 40, 66
Notifications
Alert Types
Vibration, MP3 ringtones
Memory
Internal
62 GB ROM, 2 GB RAM/128 GB ROM, 4 GB RAM32GB ROM, 3GB RAM

64GB ROM, 4GB RAM
Card Slot
microSDXC (dedicated slot)
Connectivity
Speed
HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A
WLAN
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, Wi-Fi DirectWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth
v4.0, A2DP5.0, A2DP, LE
USB
USB v3.0, USB Host supportUSB Type-C 2.0
GPS
Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO
NFC
No
Camera
Main Camera
8 MP, 2592 x 1936 pixels, autofocus, LED flash8 MP, AF
Camera Features
Geo-tagging
Video
1080p@30fps1080p@30fps
Selfie Camera
3.5 MP, 1080p@30fps2 MP
Multimedia
Audio Format Support
MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FLAC
Video Format Support
MP4/DivX/XviD/WMV/H.264
Radio
No
Software
Operating System (OS)
Microsoft Windows 8.1Android OS, v11
Upgradable
Upgradable to Windows 10
UI
One UI 3.1
Browser
HTML5
Messaging
Email, Push Email, IM
Hardware
Chipset
Intel Atom x7-Z8700Mediatek MT8768T Helio P22T (12 nm)
CPU
Quad-core 1.6 GHz Cortex-A15Octa-core (4x2.3 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4x1.8 GHz Cortex-A53)
GPU
PowerVR GE8320
Sensors
Accelerometer, gyro, compassAccelerometer, compass
Speakers
Yes, Stereo speakers with Dolby audioYes, with stereo speakers
Audio Jack
3.5 mm3.5 mm
TV Out
Yes via hdmi port
Battery
Battery Type
Non-removable Li-Ion battery, Up to 10 hoursLi-Po 5100 mAh, non-removable
Charging
Fast charging 15W
Additional Features
Main Features
Built-in 3-stage kickstand

ClearType technology
Features
Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic

Photo viewer/editor

Microsoft Office 365 Personal for 1 year

SkyDrive (200 GB cloud storage)

Skype free international calls and Wi-Fi for 1 year
Misc
SAR EU
0.64 W/kg (head) 0.99 W/kg (body)

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