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Here's a quick overview of Surface 3 features.
|Power button|| |
Press the power button to turn your Surface 3 on. When your Surface is on, press and hold the power button to shut down. You'll also use the power button to put your Surface to sleep, and to wake it when you're ready to start working again.
|Windows button||The Windows button takes you to the Start screen, where you can open your apps quickly, look for files on your Surface, or search for info the web. If you're already at Start, the Windows button takes you back to the last app you were using.|
Use the 10.8 ClearType full HD display, with its 3:2 aspect ratio and 1920 x 1280 resolution display, to watch HD movies, browse the web, and use your favorite apps.
10-point multi-touch lets you use your fingers to select, zoom, and move things around.
For more info, see:
Flip out the three-position kickstand and work or play comfortably at your desk, on the couch, or while giving a hands-free presentation.
|Wi-Fi and Bluetooth|| |
Surface 3 supports standard Wi-Fi protocols (802.11a/b/g/n/ac) and Bluetooth® 4.0. Connect to a wireless network and use Bluetooth devices such as mice, printers, and headsets.
Surface 3 features an 8-megapixel rear-facing camera with autofocus, and a 3.5-megapixel, fixed-focus, front-facing camera. Both cameras record video in 1080p, with a 16:9 aspect ratio (widescreen). Front and back privacy lights help make sure there are no surprises.
Use the front-facing microphone for calls and recordings.
|Stereo speakers|| |
Stereo speakers with Dolby® enhanced sound let you listen to music, podcasts, and audio books.
To learn more, see Surface sound, volume, and audio accessories.
|Ports and connectors|| |
Surface 3 has the ports you expect in a full-feature laptop.
|SIM card tray (Surface 3 (4G LTE) only)|| |
Surface 3 (4G LTE) includes built-in mobile broadband capability, which you can use to connect to the Internet when a Wi-Fi network isn't available. See Set up your Surface 2 (4G) or Surface 3 (4G LTE) for more info.
The Intel Quad Core Atom processor provides the speed and power you need for smooth, fast performance.
|Memory and storage|| |
Choose from 2 gigabytes of RAM with 64 GB storage or 4 GB RAM with 128 GB storage. See Surface storage for info on formatted storage capacity.
For info about additional storage options for Surface 3, see Surface storage options.
Four sensors—compass, ambient light sensor, accelerometer, and gyroscope—let apps do things like track motion and determine location.