Surface 3

The perfect balance of performance and value.
Starting at
$499*
Surface 3 is no longer available in the Microsoft Store.
Tech specs

Dimensions
10.52 x 7.36 x 0.34 in
(267 x 187 x 8.7 mm)

Display
10.8” display
Resolution: 1920 x 1280 (214 PPI)
Aspect ratio: 3:2
Touch: 10 point multi-touch

Memory
2GB RAM with 64GB storage
4GB RAM with 128GB storage

Processor
Quad Core Intel® Atom™ x7-Z8700 processor (2MB Cache, 1.6GHz with Intel Burst™ technology up to 2.4GHz)

Security
TPM chip for enterprise security

Software
Windows 10
1-year of Office 365 Personal with OneDrive cloud storage4

Sensors
  • Ambient light sensor
  • Proximity sensor
  • Accelerometer
  • Gyroscope
  • Magnetometer

What’s in the box
Surface 3
Micro USB Power Supply
Quick Start Guide
Safety and warranty documents

Storage3
64GB or 128GB

Battery life
Up to 10 hours of video playback2

Ports
  • Full-size USB 3.0
  • Mini DisplayPort
  • microSD™ card reader
  • Micro USB charging port
  • Headset jack
  • Cover port

Cameras, video, and audio
  • 3.5MP front-facing camera
  • 8.0MP rear-facing camera with autofocus, with 1080p HD video recording
  • Microphone
  • Stereo speakers with Dolby® audio

Wireless
  • 802.11ac Wi-Fi wireless networking; IEEE
  • 802.11a/b/g/n compatible
  • Bluetooth 4.0 wireless technology

Exterior
Casing: Magnesium
Color: Silver
Physical buttons: Volume, Power, Home

Weight
1.37 lbs. (622g)

Warranty
1-year limited hardware warranty

Network
Carrier: AT&T only (locked SIM) UMTS/HSPA/HSPA+: 850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz
4G LTE: 700, 800, 850, 1700, 1800, 1900, 2100, 2600 MHz

Carrier(s): AT&T, T-Mobile, and Regional carriers1
(unlocked SIM)
UMTS/HSPA/HSPA+: 850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz
4G LTE: 700 (Band 17), 800 (Band 20), 850 (Band 5), 1700 (Band 4), 1800 (Band 3), 1900 (Band 2), 2100 (Band 1), 2600 (Band 7) MHz

LTE Carrier Aggregation Data only

Wi-Fi (802.11 a/b/g/n/ac) Bluetooth 4.0

Graphics
Intel® HD graphics
Close specs
Five Surface 3 Type Covers arranged dynamically on top of each other, with colors of black, navy, blue, light red, and dark red

Surface 3 Type Cover

Four Surface Pens side by side in colors of black, blue, grey and red

Surface Pen