Microsoft is going for the low end the personal computing market with a smaller , Cheaper Surface Go Tablet that takes on Apple’s Cheapest iPads. The new iPad 9.7 is now the cheapest way to get your hands on an apple tablet. But how does it compare to entry level Surface GO, which look like a Surface Pro but Cheaper.
Smaller, Cheaper lighter Surface Go announced Tuesday morning hopes to change all that with new 10 inch spin on the traditional Surface tablet. The Surface Goo even tower process will start a just $399 for a bare bones model with 4GB of Memory and 64 GB of Storage when it ships on August 2. Keyword will be sold separately, beginning at $99 , and the optional Surface Pen will cost $99 as well.
In terms of design Surface Go similar to the Surface Pro, and sports 10 inch display compared to the 12 inch Pro model and comes with a 1800*1200 pixel resolution with 3:2 aspect ratio. 5 MP front camera for facial recognition login, an 8 Mega Pixel rear camera with autofocus, and a Surface Connector port for charging and docking with desktop
Surface Go vs iPad 9.7 (2018)
iPad 9.7 and Surface Go feature similar designs in that their both tablets. iPad having premium metal construction with rounded edge and corner and Touch ID on the front beneath the scree. Apple logo is positioned in the middle , as usual while the rear camera lens sits in the top left corner.
And in the Surface Go also has metal construction with rounded corners , it has built in kickstand that extends up to 165 degrees, a USB –C port, a Surface Connector port and micro SD slot under the kickstand. Size of Surface Go is 10 inch.
Surface Go Features:
Display: 10 inch (1800*1200), 10 point touch
Processor: Intel 1.6HZ Pentium 4415Y (Kaby Lake)
Cameras: 5 Mega Pixel front and 8 MP rear with autofocus
Graphics: Intel HD 615 (integrated)
Storage; 64 GB eMMC/128GB SSD
Battery: 27Wh , 9 hours of battery life
OS: Windows 10 Home in S Mode
Dimensions System: 9.76*7.48*0.18 inch, 1.15 pound, 1.6 pound (tablet plus keyword)
Ports: 1 USB 3.0 Type C, 1 Surface Connector, micoSD, headphone jack
Price: Starting at $399, Keyboard is $99 or $129