Compare and analyze Lenovo ThinkPad Tablet 2 vs Lenovo TAB3 Essential vs Microsoft Surface 3

Updated January 2019
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Gadgets

80

Features

Key information

OS

Windows 8 Pro
Android 6.0
Windows 8.1

Colour

black
black
silver

Display

Physical sise, inches

10.1
7
10

Type

LCD
LCD
TFT

Sensor type

IPS
IPS
IPS

Resolution, pixel

1366 x 768
1024x600
1920 x 1280

Pixel dencity, ppi

150
170
145

Screen to body ratio, %

65.04
72.29
65.6

Features

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor
Scratch-resistant

Touch screen

Capacitive touchscreen

Multitouch screen

Camera

Back camera, MP

8
5
1.2

Back camera flash

Camcorder

Front facing camera, MP

2
2
1.2

Front camera flash

Hardware

System chip

Intel Atom
MediaTek 8127
Nvidia Tegra 3 T30

Processor

Dual-core, Z2760
Quad-core ARM Cortex-A7
Quad-core Cortex-A9

CPU frequency,MHz

1800
1300
1300

Graphic processor

Intel Integrated HD SGX545
Mali-T720MP2
ULP GeForce

Memory

System memory, GB

2
1
2

Built-in storage, GB

64
16
32

Slot

microSD, microSDHC
micro SD
micro SD

Storage expansion

up to 256 GB
up to 32 GB
up to 64 GB

Battery

Type

Li-Po
Li-Po
Li-Ion

Capacity, mAh

3450
3450
3000

User replaceable

Multimedia

Speakers

3.5 mm stereo jack

Radio

Music player

Cellurar

Amount of sim cards

has not
1
has not

Sim

Nano sim

Micro sim

1

Phone features

Sensors

Accelerometer
Accelerometer
Accelerometer

Flight mode

Silent mode

Speakerphone

Voice commands

Voice recording

Camera features

Face detectoin

Auto flash

Autofocus

Geo-tagging

Digital zoom

Connectivity

Bluetooth

4.0
4.0
v4.0

WIFI

802.11 a, b, g, n
802.11 b, g, n
802.11 a, b, g, n

USB

HDMI

Mini-HDMI

Micro USB

Positioning

GPS
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass
GPS

OTA sync

Computer sync

Coming with

USB cable

Power adapter

Stylus

Keyboard

Dimensions

Thickness, mm

9.8
9.9
9.4

Width, mm

164.6
113
172

Height, mm

262.6
190
274.6

Weigth, grams

565
300
680.4

Common

Model

ThinkPad Tablet 2
TAB3 Essential
Surface 3

Brand

Lenovo
Lenovo
Microsoft

Rating on Amazon

3.2
3.9
3.5

Reviews on Amazon

230
100
493

Tablets comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 18
  • 20
  • 15.5
  • 18Lenovo ThinkPad Tablet 2
  • 20Lenovo TAB3 Essential
  • 15.5Microsoft Surface 3

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