Surface Pro 3

The tablet that can replace your laptop.

Starting at
Surface Pro 3 is no longer available in the Microsoft Store.

Surface Pro 3 Specifications

  • Screen size:


  • Resolution:

    2160 x 1440

  • Dimensions:

    11.5” x 7.93” x 0.36”

  • Battery Life:

    Up to 9 hours of web browsing1

  • Processor:

    4th generation Intel® Core processor family

Surface Pro 3

Technical Specifications

  • Size

    11.5” x 7.93” x 0.36”

    (292.1mm x 201.4mm x 9.1mm)

  • Weight


    (800 grams)

  • Display

    Screen: 12” ClearType Full HD Plus

    Resolution: 2160 x 1440

    Aspect Ratio: 3:2

    Touch: Multi-touch

  • Battery Life

    Up to 9 hours of web browsing1

  • Storage2/RAM

    64GB or 128GB storage with 4GB RAM
    256GB or 512GB storage with 8GB RAM

  • Processor
    • Intel Core i3
      Intel Core i5
      Intel Core i7
    • Clock Speed
    • CPU Max
      (w/ turbo)
      (w/ turbo)
    • Graphics
      Intel 4200
      Intel 4400
      Intel 5000
    • TPM chip for enterprise security
  • Network

    Wireless: Wi-Fi 802.11ac/802.11 a/b/g/n

    Bluetooth® 4.0 Low Energy technology

  • Location

    Digital Compass

  • Ports

    Full-size USB 3.0

    microSD™ card reader

    Headset jack

    Mini DisplayPort

    Cover port

  • Software

    Windows 10 Pro

  • Cameras, Video and Audio

    5.0 megapixel rear-facing camera

    5.0 megapixel front-facing camera

    Stereo microphones

    Stereo speakers with Dolby® sound

  • Sensors

    Ambient light sensor




  • Kickstand positions


  • What's in the box

    Surface Pro 3

    Surface Pen

    36W Power supply

    Quick Start Guide

    Safety and warranty documents

Choose the right processor for your needs

  • Intel® CoreTM i3

    A Surface Pro 3 that’s ideal for:

    • Running common desktop programs like iTunes

    • Playing touch games

    • Basic photo editing and home movie creation

    • Sending mail

    • Creating and editing documents in Microsoft Office3

    Starting at $799
  • Intel® CoreTM i5

    Everything the Core i3 can do, plus:

    • Creating and editing large databases or documents in Microsoft Office

    • Desktop gaming

    • Advanced photo editing with programs like Adobe® Photoshop® CC3

    Starting at $999
  • Intel® CoreTM i7

    Everything the Core i5 can do, plus:

    • Professional HD video editing with programs like Adobe® Premier® Pro CC3

    • Using professional-grade applications like Visual Studio3

    • Design and 3D modeling with programs like AutoCAD3

    Starting at $1549

* Keyboard and Office applications sold separately with Surface Pro 3.
1 Up to 9 hours of web browsing. Testing conducted by Microsoft in September 2015 using Intel® Core™ i3, 64GB, 4 GB RAM device. Testing consisted of full battery discharge while Internet browsing over WiFi. Internet browsing was tested browsing 25 popular web pages. All settings were default except: Wi Fi was associated with a network. Battery life varies with settings, usage, and other factors.
2 System software uses significant storage space. Available storage is subject to change based on system software updates and apps usage. 1 GB = 1 billion bytes. See for more details.