Lenovo IdeaPad Miix 700 (80QL0001US) vs Microsoft Surface Pro (2017)

                         

Bottom line: Which one is better?

Bottom line: Microsoft Surface Pro (2017) is better.

Microsoft Surface Pro (2017) is better in this review of Lenovo Miix  700 vs Surface pro 4 because it has; 2.08x faster CPU speed, 1.6x higher resolution, 8GB more RAM memory, 23.44% higher pixel density, 2.5% bigger screen size, 0.45mm thinner, 1.6x more mega pixels (main camera) and 744GB more internal storage.

Lenovo IdeaPad Miix 700 (80QL0001US) vs Microsoft Surface Pro (2017): DESIGN

Thickness; Lenovo IdeaPad Miix 700 is 8.95mm, the same as Microsoft Surface Pro is 8.95mm

Weight; Lenovo IdeaPad Miix 700 is 780g while Microsoft Surface Pro is 1.25kg.

Stylus; Microsoft Surface Pro (2017) has a stylus.

Width; Lenovo IdeaPad Miix 700 is 292mm, the same as Microsoft Surface Pro (2017).

Height; Lenovo IdeaPad Miix 700 is 210mm whereas Microsoft Surface Pro (2017) is 201mm.

Bottom line: Lenovo IdeaPad Miix 700 is better as it is lighter and has a stylus.

Lenovo IdeaPad Miix 700 (80QL0001US) vs Microsoft Surface Pro (2017): DISPLAY

Resolution; Lenovo IdeaPad Miix 700 has 2160 x 1440px while Microsoft Surface Pro (2017) has 2736 x 1824px.

Pixel density; Lenovo IdeaPad Miix 700 has 216.3ppi whereas Microsoft Surface Pro (2017) has 267ppi.

Screen size; Lenovo IdeaPad Miix 700 is 12” whereas Microsoft Surface Pro (2017) is 12.3”

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

IPS screen; both devices have IPS screens.

Bottom line: Microsoft Surface Pro (2017) is better as it has good display features.

Lenovo IdeaPad Miix 700 (80QL0001US) vs Microsoft Surface Pro (2017): PERFORMANCE

CPU threads; Lenovo IdeaPad Miix 700 has 2 x 1.2GHz while Microsoft Surface Pro (2017) has 2 x 2.5GHz (Intel Core i7-7660U).

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

RAM; Lenovo IdeaPad Miix 700 has 8GB whereas Microsoft Surface Pro (2017) has 16GB.

Internal storage; Lenovo IdeaPad Miix 700 has 256GB Microsoft Surface Pro (2017) has 1000GB.

Supports 64-bit; the two devices support 64-bit.

Semiconductor size; Lenovo IdeaPad Miix 700 has 14nm whereas Microsoft Surface Pro (2017) has 14nm (Intel Core i7-7660U0).

Bottom line: Microsoft Surface Pro (2017) is better as it is enhanced in performance.

Lenovo IdeaPad Miix 700 (80QL0001US) vs Microsoft Surface Pro (2017): CAMERAS

Megapixels; Lenovo IdeaPad Miix 700 has 5MP whereas Microsoft Surface Pro (2017) has 8MP.

Front camera megapixels; Lenovo IdeaPad Miix 700 and Microsoft Surface Pro (2017) have 5MP each.

CMOS sensor; Microsoft Surface Pro (2017) has a CMOS sensor.

Flash; Lenovo IdeaPad Miix 700 has a flash.

Bottom line: Microsoft Surface Pro (2017) is better as it has more megapixels and has a CMOS sensor.

Lenovo IdeaPad Miix 700 (80QL0001US) vs Microsoft Surface Pro (2017): AUDIO

Stereo speakers; each device has stereo speakers.

Socket for 3.5mm audio jack; each of the tablets has a socket for a 3.5mm audio jack.

Number of microphones; Lenovo IdeaPad Miix 700 has 1 while Microsoft Surface Pro (2017) has 2.

Bottom line: Microsoft Surface Pro (2017) is better as it has an extra microphone.

Lenovo IdeaPad Miix 700 (80QL0001US) vs Microsoft Surface Pro (2017): BATTERY

Battery life; Lenovo IdeaPad Miix 700 has 9h whereas Microsoft Surface Pro (2017) has 13.5h

Battery level indicator; Lenovo IdeaPad Miix 700 and Microsoft Surface Pro (2017) have battery level indicators.

Rechargeable battery; both devices have rechargeable batteries.

Bottom line: Microsoft Surface Pro (2017) is better as it has a better battery life.

Lenovo IdeaPad Miix 700 (80QL0001US) vs Microsoft Surface Pro (2017): KEY FEATURES

Fast 802.11 AC WIFI connection; the two tablets have this feature.

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

Supports widgets; both devices support widgets.

802.11N WIFI connection; the two tablets have this feature.

HDMI output; Lenovo IdeaPad Miix 700 has an HDMI output.

USB version; the two devices use USB version 3.

Bottom line: Lenovo IdeaPad Miix 700 is better as it has an HDMI output.

Lenovo IdeaPad Miix 700 (80QL0001US) vs Microsoft Surface Pro (2017): MISCELLANEOUS

Bluetooth; Microsoft Surface Pro (2017) has Bluetooth.

Bottom line: Microsoft Surface Pro (2017) is better as it has Bluetooth.

Conclusion

In this review of Miix 700 vs Surface Pro 4, Microsoft Surface Pro (2017) is an ideal tablet as it has superior features.