Phone Comparison - Asus VivoTab RT vs Microsoft Surface

Asus VivoTab RT
asus vivotab rt
Microsoft Surface
microsoft surface
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general General Info

Manufacturer Asus Microsoft
Announced October 2012 October 2012
Status Available - November 2012 Released - November 2012
Colors Black Dark Titanium
Form Factor Candybar Candybar
Dimension 262.5 x 170.9 x 8.3 mm
(10.33 x 6.73 x 0.33 in)
274.6 x 172 x 9.4 mm
(10.81 x 6.77 x 0.37 in)
Weight 525 g (18.52 oz) 680.4 g (23.99.0.14 oz)
2G Network N/A N/A
3G Network -
4G Network - -
Messaging , Push Mail, EMail, IM , Push Mail, EMail, IM

hardware Hardware and OS

OS Microsoft Windows RT Microsoft Windows RT
Processor Quad-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A9, Nvidia Tegra 3 T30 [Similar] Quad-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A9, Nvidia Tegra 3 T30 [Similar]
GPU ULP GeForce [Similar] ULP GeForce [Similar]
RAM 2 GB [Browse Similar] 2 GB [Browse Similar]
Internal Memory 32/64 GB storage 32/64 GB storage
External Memory microSD, up to 64 GB microSD, up to 64 GB

display Display

Type Super IPS+ LCD capacitive touchscreen TFT capacitive touchscreen
Colors 16M colors 16M colors
Size 10.1 inches [Similar] 10.6 inches [Similar]
Resolution 1366 x 768 pixels (155 ppi) 1366 x 768 pixels (148 ppi)
Screen-to-Body Ratio 62.80% 65.42%
Multi-Touch yes yes

multimedia Multimedia

3.5mm Jack yes yes
Radio No No
Games Yes + Downloadable Yes + Downloadable
Loud Speaker yes yes

camera Camera

Rear Camera 8 MP, 3264 x 2448 pixels [Similar] 1.2 MP [Similar]
Flash LED flash No
Features Auto focus, Geo-tagging Geo-tagging
Video Yes, 1080p@30fps Yes, 720p
Front Camera Yes, 2 MP [Similar] Yes, 1.2 MP, 720p@30fps [Similar]

connectivity Connectivity and Data Rate

GPRS No No
Edge No No
3G - -
Bluetooth Yes, v4.0 with A2DP Yes, v4.0 with A2DP
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, dual-band
USB Yes, USB v2.0, USB Host support Yes, USB v2.0, USB Host support
GPS Yes Yes
Browser HTML5 HTML5

memory User Memory

Internal 32/64 GB storage, 2 GB RAM 32/64 GB storage, 2 GB RAM
Expandable Storage microSD, up to 64 GB microSD, up to 64 GB
USB OTG Supported Supported

Apps Sensors

Fingerprint fingerprint not supported fingerprint not supported
Proximity Sensor proximity sensor not present proximity sensor not present
Accelerometer Sensor accelerometer sensor present accelerometer sensor present
NFC NFC supported NFC not supported

battery Battery

Type Standard battery Standard battery, Li-Ion
Capacity 25 Wh 31.5 Wh
Stand by - Up to 360 h
Talk Time Up to 9 h Up to 8 h