Microsoft Surface

Microsoft Surface announced its most awaited tablet, MS surface. It was earlier considered to be a multi touch based NUI device but then Microsoft decided to rename the technology and name it Microsoft Surface tablet PC. With the announcement of Microsoft Surface Tablet PC in market, it is predicted that battle among Microsoft Surface tablet PC and Samsung Galaxy Tablet will be on the rise. Samsung Galaxy Tablet is preferred by most of the Android fans. It has 700 MAH battery that gives non-stop 9 hours of video and 72 hours of other music playback.

What do you think among these two tablets, which is the best tablet so far?

With lots of choices for tablets in the market available for customers, here is our comparison of the two best tablets – Microsoft Surface and Samsung Galaxy Tablet:


Galaxy Tablet has 1280×800 resolution with 10.1 inch display. It has almost 149 ppi. Microsoft Surface tablet has 10.6 inches touch screen with 16:9 ratio.


Galaxy Tablet is 1.24 pounds in weight whereas Microsoft Surface is 2 pounds in weight.


Galaxy Tab is 10.1.2 with dual core 1 GHZ ARM Cortex A9 Processor that navigates with the Android platform. Microsoft Surface will come up with ARM based as well as Intel processor with Nvidia Tegra 3.

Storage Capacity

Up to 64 to 128 GB storage capacity is available in Microsoft Surface. For Galaxy Tablet, the storage capacity is up to 16 GB.


Samsung Galaxy Tablet comes with Android’s ice cream sandwich. Whereas, Microsoft Surface supports Windows 8 Pro Surface – Latest windows operating system from Microsoft.

SD Cards

Galaxy Tablet and Microsoft Surface Tablet PC accept microSD cards.


Samsung Galaxy Tab has 3.15 MP camera that can capture 1080p, 2048 x 1536 pixels with LED flash and autofocus, GEO tagging. The Surface’s Windows RT and Windows 8 Pro Surface display screens will have 1080p and 720p resolution.


Rumors are that The Surface will be available for $ 199 to $ 250 and price of Samsung Galaxy Tablet ranges from $199 to $ 250.


Samsung Galaxy Tab has changed its design as compared to other tablets. It is round in edges with a silver / gray bezel outside. Microsoft Surface is however, unique in its design. It also has a magnesium case for tablet protection.

USB Ports

Ms Surface for Windows RT and Windows 8 Pro Surface and Galaxy Tablet accept USB 2.0 devices, USB 3.0 ports.

Microsoft Surface is considered to be the next level in tablet computing because it has light and thin features along with keyboard that serve as protective shield for the device. It is ready to revolutionize the tablet PC market by designing apps that are beneficial for the users.