New 

Surface Pro 3

 New 

Surface Pro 3

 New 

Surface Pro 3

 New 

Surface Pro 3

 New 

Surface Pro 3

 New 

Surface Pro 3

 New 

Surface Pro 3

 New 

Surface Pro 3

 New 

Surface Pro 3

 New 

Surface Pro 3

AU$979.00 incl. GST

AU$1,209.00 incl. GST

AU$1,549.00 incl. GST

AU$1,829.00 incl. GST

AU$2,279.00 incl. GST

The new 12-inch Surface Pro 3 has all the power and performance of a premium laptop in a thin and lightweight design. Features include:

  • 12-inch Full HD+ touchscreen display
  • New Surface Pen
  • Multiple ports, including USB 3.0
  • Windows 8.1 Pro pre-loaded

The new 12-inch Surface Pro 3 has all the power and performance of a premium laptop in a thin and lightweight design. Features include:

  • 12-inch Full HD+ touchscreen display
  • New Surface Pen
  • Multiple ports, including USB 3.0
  • Windows 8.1 Pro pre-loaded

The new 12-inch Surface Pro 3 has all the power and performance of a premium laptop in a thin and lightweight design. Features include:

  • 12-inch Full HD+ touchscreen display
  • New Surface Pen
  • Multiple ports, including USB 3.0
  • Windows 8.1 Pro pre-loaded

The new 12-inch Surface Pro 3 has all the power and performance of a premium laptop in a thin and lightweight design. Features include:

  • 12-inch Full HD+ touchscreen display
  • New Surface Pen
  • Multiple ports, including USB 3.0
  • Windows 8.1 Pro pre-loaded

The new 12-inch Surface Pro 3 has all the power and performance of a premium laptop in a thin and lightweight design. Features include:

  • 12-inch Full HD+ touchscreen display
  • New Surface Pen
  • Multiple ports, including USB 3.0
  • Windows 8.1 Pro pre-loaded

The new 12-inch Surface Pro 3 has all the power and performance of a premium laptop in a thin and lightweight design. Features include:

  • 12-inch Full HD+ touchscreen display
  • New Surface Pen
  • Multiple ports, including USB 3.0
  • Windows 8.1 Pro pre-loaded

The new 12-inch Surface Pro 3 has all the power and performance of a premium laptop in a thin and lightweight design. Features include:

  • 12-inch Full HD+ touchscreen display
  • New Surface Pen
  • Multiple ports, including USB 3.0
  • Windows 8.1 Pro pre-loaded

The new 12-inch Surface Pro 3 has all the power and performance of a premium laptop in a thin and lightweight design. Features include:

  • 12-inch Full HD+ touchscreen display
  • New Surface Pen
  • Multiple ports, including USB 3.0
  • Windows 8.1 Pro pre-loaded

The new 12-inch Surface Pro 3 has all the power and performance of a premium laptop in a thin and lightweight design. Features include:

  • 12-inch Full HD+ touchscreen display
  • New Surface Pen
  • Multiple ports, including USB 3.0
  • Windows 8.1 Pro pre-loaded

The new 12-inch Surface Pro 3 has all the power and performance of a premium laptop in a thin and lightweight design. Features include:

  • 12-inch Full HD+ touchscreen display
  • New Surface Pen
  • Multiple ports, including USB 3.0
  • Windows 8.1 Pro pre-loaded

 

 

Overview

Best of a laptop, best of a tablet.

Barely tipping the scales at 800 gs, the new 12-inch Surface Pro 3 has all the power and performance of a premium laptop in a thin and lightweight design. It also comes with the all-new Surface Pen which delivers a natural writing and drawing experience.

Quote

"The Surface Pro 3 does a better job of cramming a full-powered computer into a touchscreen tablet than anything ever has before"

The Verge

Larger screen, lighter form

Larger screen, lighter form

Featuring a gorgeous 12-inch display encased in a sleek magnesium frame, Surface Pro 3 is the thinnest and lightest in our Pro family. Refined to its essential elements, Surface Pro 3 is as beautiful as it is functional so you can stay productive from anywhere. Just slip it into your bag or backpack and go.

Run your favourite programs and apps

Run your favourite programs and apps

Pre-loaded with Windows 8.1 Pro, you can install your favourite desktop software, including the full Microsoft Office Suite1 and thousands of programs created for the Windows platform. Surface Pro 3 also has a 4th generation Intel Core processor which delivers blazing-fast performance.

Revolutionary laptop

Revolutionary laptop

Offering unmatched versatility, you can go from tablet to laptop in a snap with the multi-position Kickstand and Surface Pro 3 Type Cover.3 Magnetic stability keeps the Surface Pro 3 Type Cover steady, so you can work just as comfortably on your lap as at your desk. Plus, you can easily connect your peripherals and transfer files via a full-size USB 3.0, microSD card reader and Mini DisplayPort.4

USB 3.0

Write naturally

Write naturally

Behold the most natural writing and drawing experience on a tablet thanks to the new Surface Pen. Use the Pen to mark up presentations, sign documents or enjoy art apps. You can also open a blank OneNote document with a click of the Surface Pen to instantly capture your next idea–even if your device is in sleep mode.

Stay entertained

Stay entertained

Use the multi-position Kickstand for a hands-free way to watch films on the brilliant Full HD display.5 Enjoy Dolby audio as you stream millions of songs for free, and import your iTunes playlists. Easily integrate all your social content with free apps like Facebook and Twitter, or stay productive with pre-installed apps like OneNote and Skype.

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Operating System

Software

Size & weight

Screen Resolution

Integrated Kickstand

Cameras

Processor

Built-in storage

Memory

Battery life

Ports

Audio

In the box

Detachable Cover with integrated keyboard

Docking Station

Surface Pro 3

Starting at AU$979.00

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  • A tablet that is powerful enough to replace my desktop computer
  • A high-powered device for demanding tasks like playing PC games, running complex reports and editing videos
  • A larger screen, better resolution and a high quality Pen that delivers a natural writing/drawing experience

Windows 8.1 Pro
(Install programs as you would on a normal Windows PC as well as use web apps)

Microsoft Office sold separately.Save $20 when purchasing with device (starts at AU$69.00)

2160 x 1440
10-point multi-touch

Multi-position kickstand with magnetic stability that allows you to position at any angle

5MP front and rear-facing cameras

4th generation Intel Core
Available in i3, i5 or i7

Choice of:
64GB, 128GB, 256GB or 512GB

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

Up to 9 hours

Full-size 3.0 USB
Mini DisplayPort
microSD card reader
Headphone jack
Cover port + Bluetooth 4.0

Two stereo microphones
Stereo speakers with Dolby Audio-enhanced sound

Surface Pro 3 with Windows 8.1 Pro
Surface Pen
36W power supply
Quickstart guide
Safety and warranty documents

Surface Pro 3 Type Cover
Sold separately from $149.99
Learn more

Surface Pro 3 Docking Station
Transform your Surface Pro 3 tablet into a complete desktop workstation
Sold separately for AU$229.99
Learn more

Surface 2

Starting at AU$399.00

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  • A tablet to use as a companion to my primary PC/computer
  • A fast tablet suitable for casual entertainment, web browsing, watching videos and creating/editing documents on the go
  • Thinner and lighter device for easy portability

Windows RT 8.1
(You can use web apps but cannot install programs)

Microsoft Office 2013 RT pre-installed - includes Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote and Outlook

1920 x 1080
5-point multi-touch

Two kickstand positions – ideal for working at a desk or with Surface 2 in your lap

3.5MP front-facing camera
5MP rear-facing camera

NVIDIA Tegra 4

Choice of:
32GB or 64GB

2GB RAM

Up to 10 hours

Full-size 3.0 USB
HD video out port
microSDXC card reader
Headphone jack
Cover port + Bluetooth 4.0

Two stereo microphones
Stereo speakers with Dolby sound

Surface 2 with Windows RT 8.1
24W power supply
Quickstart guide
Safety and warranty documents

Surface Type or Touch Cover 2
Sold separately from $139.99
Learn more

Not compatible with Surface 2

Surface Pro 3 vs. MacBook Air

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Travel

Touch

Laptop & tablet 

Get work done 

Write naturally 

Capture the moment

Surface Pro 3

Substantially thinner and lighter than MacBook Air—weighs 2.4 pounds with cover attached

Multi-touch display

Detachable keyboard3 and touchscreen goes from laptop to tablet in a snap

Runs entire Office Suite1 and thousands of programs created for the Windows platform

High-quality Pen that delivers a natural writing and drawing experience

Two 5MP HD front- and rear-facing cameras

MacBook Air

13-inch MacBook Air tips the scales at 2.96 pounds

Non-touch display

No touchscreen and keyboard is non-detachable

Runs Office, but can't run many software programs you may need to get work done

No pen and no pen support

One 720p HD front-facing camera

Tech specs

Software

Windows 8.1 Pro

Exterior

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

Dimensions

11.50 x 7.93 x 0.36 in (292.1 x 201.4 x 9.1 mm)

Weight

800g

Hard drive size2

Solid state drive (SSD) options: 64GB, 128GB, 256GB, or 512GB

Storage

64GB has >36GB available disk space
128GB has >96GB available disk space
256GB has >211GB available disk space
512GB has >450GB available disk space

Memory

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

Display

Screen: 12" ClearType Full HD Display • Resolution: 2160 x 1440 • Aspect Ratio: 3:2 • Touch: Multitouch input

Processor

64GB/Intel i3 version:
4th generation Intel Core i3-4020Y 1.50 GHz with Intel HD Graphics 4200

128GB/Intel i5 version:
4th generation Intel Core i5-4300U 1.90 GHz with Intel HD Graphics 4400

256GB/Intel i5 version:
4th generation Intel Core i5-4300U 1.90 GHz with Intel HD Graphics 4400

256GB/Intel i7 version:
4th generation Intel Core i7-4650U 1.70 GHz with Intel HD Graphics 5000

512GB/Intel i7 version:
4th generation Intel Core i7-4650U 1.70 GHz with Intel HD Graphics 5000

TPM (Trusted Platform Module) chip for enterprise security

Wireless

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

Bluetooth

Bluetooth 4.0 Low Energy technology

Battery Life

Up to 9 hours of web browsing5

Cameras, Video & Audio

Two 5MP HD cameras, front- and rear-facing cameras • Stereo microphones • Stereo speakers with Dolby sound

Audio

Stereo speakers with Dolby Audio-enhanced sound

Ports

Full-size USB 3.0 • microSD card reader • Headphone jack • Mini DisplayPort • Cover port

Sensors

Ambient light sensor • Accelerometer • Gyroscope • Magnetometer

Warranty

1-year limited hardware warranty6

Surface Pen

Dimensions: 135mm (length), 9.5mm (diameter) • Weight: 20g +/- 2.0g

Pre-installed Apps

Flipboard • Skype Wi-Fi • Skype • OneNote MX • Solitaire • Mahjong • Sudoku/Microsoft Number Puzzle • Fresh Paint

In the box

Surface Pro 3 • Surface Pen • 36-watt power supply • Quick Start Guide • Safety and warranty documents

FAQ

Can Surface Pro 3 run the same programs that run on my laptop or desktop?

A: Yes, Surface Pro 3 is a full laptop replacement. It can run any program that runs on Windows, including Office, iTunes, and Photoshop.1

Can Surface Pro 3 connect to a larger monitor for business presentations?

A: Yes, you can connect to most monitors via the Surface Pro 3 mini DisplayPort and an optional AV adapter.

Which documents can I mark up with Surface Pen?

A: You can mark up any document in Word, Excel, and OneNote, and at any thickness you want. Office programs1 appear with a "Pen" tab on the ribbon which gives you all the options you need. There are also many Pen apps to markup PDFs and other documents, such as Drawboard PDF.

Can I use the Surface Pro 3 for gaming?

A: Yes. Surface Pro 3 runs many of the most popular PC games, including League of Legends, Civilization V, and The Elder Scrolls Online. You can also connect an Xbox 360 wireless controller for Windows to your Surface and hook up to your big screen TV to play your favorite PC games.

How can I get help setting up or troubleshooting?

A: Download the Surface Pro 3 user guide and make sure you've installed the latest updates.

Does Surface Type Cover and Type Cover 2 work on Surface Pro 3?

A: Surface Pro 3 works best with Surface Pro 3 Type Cover, however your Touch and Type Cover 2 will click in and work with Surface Pro 3.

Is the Surface Pro 3 hard drive an SSD (solid state drive) or HDD (hard disk drive)?

A: All Surface devices use an SSD. There are no physical hard drives in any Surface device.

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