Asus ZenPad 3S 10 vs Microsoft Surface Pro 4

                         

Bottom line: Which one is better?

Bottom line: Asus ZenPad 3S is better than Microsoft Surface Pro 4.

In this review of Surface Pro vs Asus, it is clear that Asus ZenPad 3S 10 is a better device because of; 15.98% more battery power, 1.2mm thinner, 356g lighter, 37.7mm shorter, 51.6mm narrower, has an IPS screen, 0.2 newer Bluetooth version and allows app installs on the device’s external storage.

Asus ZenPad 3S 10 vs Microsoft Surface Pro 4: DESIGN

Thickness; Asus ZenPad 3s 10 is 7.2mm while Microsoft Surface Pro 4 is 8.4mm.

Weight; Asus ZenPad 3s 10 is 430g while Microsoft Surface Pro 4 is 786g.

Width; Asus ZenPad 3s 10 is 240.5mm whereas Microsoft Surface Pro 4 is 292.1mm.

Height; Asus ZenPad 3s 10 is 163.7mm whereas Microsoft Surface Pro 4 is 201.4mm.

Bottom line: Asus ZenPad 3s 10 is better as it is thinner and lighter.

Asus ZenPad 3S 10 vs Microsoft Surface Pro 4: DISPLAY

Resolution; Asus ZenPad 3s 10 has 2048 x 1536px while Microsoft Surface Pro 4 has 2736 x 1824px.

Pixel density; Asus ZenPad 3s 10 has 264ppi whereas Microsoft Surface Pro 4 has 267ppi.

Screen size; Asus ZenPad 3s 10 is 9.7” while Microsoft Surface Pro 4 is 12.3”.

Branded damage resistant glass; Microsoft Surface Pro 4 has branded damage resistant glass.

LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels; the two tablets have LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels.

IPS screen; Asus ZenPad 3s 10 has an IPS screen.

Bottom line: Microsoft Surface Pro 4 is better as it has better display features.

Asus ZenPad 3S 10 vs Microsoft Surface Pro 4: PERFORMANCE

External memory slot; the two devices have external memory slots.

RAM; Asus ZenPad 3s 10 has 4GB whereas Microsoft Surface Pro 4 has 16GB.

Integrated LTE; Asus ZenPad 3s 10 has integrated LTE.

Internal storage; Asus ZenPad 3s 10 has 64GB whereas Microsoft Surface Pro 4 has 1000GB.

Supports 64-bit; Asus ZenPad 3s 10 and Microsoft Surface Pro 4 support 64-bit.

Big.little technology; Asus ZenPad 3s 10 has this feature.

Bottom line: Microsoft Surface Pro 4 is better in performance as it has a higher RAM and internal storage and uses integrated LTE.

Asus ZenPad 3S 10 vs Microsoft Surface Pro 4: CAMERAS

Megapixels; each of the devices has 8MP.

Front camera megapixels; Asus ZenPad 3s 10 and Microsoft Surface Pro 4 have 5MP each.

Video recording (main camera); the two devices have 1080 x 30fps each.

Built-in HDR mode; Microsoft Surface Pro 4 has a built-in HDR mode.

Touch autofocus; both Asus ZenPad 3s 10 and Microsoft Surface Pro 4 have touch autofocus.

Can create panoramas in-camera; Asus ZenPad 3s 10 and Microsoft Surface Pro 4 can create panoramas in-camera.

Bottom line: Microsoft Surface Pro 4 is better as it has a built-in HDR mode.

Asus ZenPad 3S 10 vs Microsoft Surface Pro 4: AUDIO

Stereo speakers; the two devices have stereo speakers.

Socket for 3.5mm audio jack; both tablets have sockets for 3.5mm audio jack.

Number of microphones; Asus ZenPad 3s 10 has 1 while Microsoft Surface Pro 4 has 2.

Bottom line: Microsoft Surface Pro 4 is better as it has an extra microphone.

Asus ZenPad 3S 10 vs Microsoft Surface Pro 4: BATTERY

Battery power; Asus ZenPad 3s 10 has 5900mAh whereas Microsoft Surface Pro 4 has 5087mAh.

Battery level indicator; the two tablets have battery level indicators.

Rechargeable battery; both devices have rechargeable batteries.

Bottom line: Asus ZenPad 3s 10 is better as it has a powerful battery.

Asus ZenPad 3S 10 vs Microsoft Surface Pro 4: KEY FEATURES

Fast 802.11 AC WIFI connection; Asus ZenPad 3s 10 and Microsoft Surface Pro 4 have fast 802.11 AC WIFI connections.

Allows app installs on the device’s external storage; Asus ZenPad 3s 10 alone has this feature.

Multi-user system; both devices are multi-user systems.

Free and open source; Asus ZenPad 3s 10 is a free and open source.

Offline voice recognition; Asus ZenPad 3s 10 has offline voice recognition.

Bottom line: Asus ZenPad 3s 10 is better in terms of key features.

Conclusion

In this review, Asus ZenPad 3s 10 is a better tablet as compared to Microsoft Surface Pro 4 because of the unique features.