Microsoft Surface Pro 4 CR3-00001

Microsoft Surface Pro 4 CR3-00001

Description

Intel Core i5-6300U 2.4 GHz, 12.3", 2736 x 1824, 8 GB RAM, 256 GB SSD, Intel HD Graphics 520, Windows 10 Pro, 9 hours battery life, 1.73 lbs.
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Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:72
GPU Benchmark:47
Popularity score:80

Verdict

  • Fast processor suitable for demanding tasks.
  • Low-Midrange graphics card, suitable for modern 3D games at low settings and resolutions.
  • Very good value for the money (but even better alternatives exist, see below)
Shopineer score:83/ 100

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Product nameMicrosoft Surface Pro 4 CR3-00001Microsoft DAG-00114 Surface 2 13.5" Intel i5-8250U 8GB/256GB SSDYunSen Gaming Laptop YS7S7-8GB-256SSDMicrosoft Surface Go JTS-00001XOTIC PC ASUS ROG Strix Scar Edition GL703GE Gaming Laptop
CPU Benchmark72better82better86worse64better95
GPU Benchmark47better54better83worse43better83
Value for Money93better100better98
Popularity80worse438080worse75
Rating
Shopineer score83worse638383better90
Price$1229.95worse$1229.99worse$1229.99better$589.50better$1229.00
Operating SystemWindows 10 ProWindows 10Windows 10 ProWindows 10 ProWindows 10
BrandMicrosoftMicrosoftYunSenMicrosoftXOTIC PC
Screen12.3"13.5"15.6"10"17.3"
Display TypeFull HDPixelSense Display
Resolution2736 x 1824worse1920 x 1080worse1800 x 1200worse1920 x 1080
LCD FeaturesAspect Ratio: 3:2Touch: 10 point multi-touchPixelSense display217 PPIAspect ratio: 3:2Contrast ratio: 1500:1Touch: 10 point mu
TouchscreenYesworseNoYes
ProcessorIntel Core i5-6300U 2.4 GHzbetterMicrosoft DAG-00114 Surface 2 13.5" Intel i5-8250U 8GBbetterIntel Core i7-7700HQworseIntel Pentium 4415Y 1.60 GHzbetterProcessor: 8th Generation Intel Coffee Lake Core i7-8750H Six Co
Cores2better4better42better6
Base Frequency2.4 GHzbetter2.8 GHzworse1.6 GHz
Boost Frequency3.8 GHz
Memory8 GB8 GB8 GB8 GBbetter32 GB
Max Memory Supported32 GB
Memory SpeedDDR4 2133
HDD
HDD RPM
SSD256 GB256 GB256 GBworse128 GB256 GB
Optical Drive
WebcamYes5.0 MP front-facing camera with 1080p Skype HD video8.0 MP rear-
Battery6-cell lithium ionUp to 9 hours of battery life local video playback
Battery Life9 hours
Graphics TypeDedicated CardIntegrated Card
Graphics CardIntel HD Graphics 520betterbetterNVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 TiworseIntel HD Graphics 615betterGraphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti 4GB GDDR5
Video Memory4 GB
CommunicationGigabit LAN and WLAN
WLAN802.11ac Wireless LAN802.11b/g/n Wireless LAN802.11ac Wireless LAN
ColorSilverBlackSilver (Magnesium)
Weight1.73 lbs.better1.15 lbs.worse6.7 lbs.

Estimated Gaming Performance (FPS)

Here is the estimated gaming performance based on similar computers with the same graphics card. It is indicated as FPS (frames per second). Above 40 FPS is considered to be fluent gameplay (marked in green).
Game Low Medium High Ultra
Alan Wake25159
Alien: Isolation36241411
Anno 140421231
Anno 180016
Anno 207077352311
Anno 2205201163
Anthem895
Apex Legends239
Ark Survival Evolved104
Ashes of the Singularity756
Assassin's Creed Syndicate119
Assassin's Creed Unity13964
Assassinīs Creed III27248
Assassinīs Creed IV: Black Flag2721116
Assassinīs Creed Odyssey951
Assassinīs Creed Origins8542
Batman: Arkham City67492917
Batman: Arkham Knight131063
Batman: Arkham Origins58351810
Battlefield 1301677
Battlefield 33323188
Battlefield 43726185
Battlefield Hardline3627105
Battlefield V96139
Battlefield: Bad Company 260453319
BioShock Infinite5831226
Borderlands 245372617
Call of Duty Black Ops 481
Call of Duty Infinite Warfare22205
Call of Duty WWII2114108
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare3318105
Call of Duty: Black Ops 259452315
Call of Duty: Black Ops 320119
Call of Duty: Ghosts3928157
Civilization 54312
Civilization VI29145
Civilization: Beyond Earth36161210
CoD: Modern Warfare 3114644424
Company of Heroes 2191594
Counter-Strike: GO96714934
Crysis - CPU Benchmark4824
Crysis - GPU Benchmark5730
Crysis 24211
Crysis 32816115
Darksiders III278109
Darksiders II4224
Dead Space 382403119
Destiny 2109
Deus Ex Human Revolution693617
Deus Ex Mankind Divided13761
Diablo III74494127
Dirt 378553716
Dirt 4341244
Dirt Rally 2.0361310
Dirt Rally93281311
Dirt Showdown58432811
Dishonored 2634
Dishonored48393425
Doom211710
Dota 2 Reborn58392020
Dota 2573920
Dragon Age: Inquisition271852
ELEX14513
Evolve11866
F1 201276574821
F1 201365504420
F1 201458432414
F1 2017231413
F1 201823139
FIFA 16443121
FIFA 176250285
FIFA 1866301717
FIFA 195025
Fallout 41497
Fallout 761512
Far Cry 34029175
Far Cry 4231786
Far Cry 51264
Far Cry New Dawn13723
Far Cry Primal15764
Farming Simulator 1774481712
Farming Simulator 19562413
Fifa 12209121113
Fifa 1319313011068
Fifa 141891219561
Fifa 15523722
Final Fantasy XV Benchmark76
For Honor17756
Fortnite26711
Forza Horizon 418111512
GRID 273473413
GRID: Autosport95402112
GTA V352872
Ghost Recon Wildlands733
Ghost Recon: Future Soldier2614
Guild Wars 253287
Hitman 201613106
Hitman 2127
Hitman: Absolution3022116
Just Cause 216
Just Cause 311864
Just Cause 41510
Kingdom Come: Deliverance10532
Mad Max1999
Mafia 242333118
Mafia 386
Mass Effect 3483222
Mass Effect Andromeda16
Max Payne 329271617
Medal of Honor: Warfighter38252111
Metal Gear Solid V4127117
Metro 20335432199
Metro Exodus1162
Metro: Last Light3022126
Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor2616108
Middle-earth: Shadow of War15727
Mirror's Edge Catalyst221361
Monster Hunter World176
Need for Speed 2016151411
Need for Speed Payback11639
Need for Speed: Most Wanted39281913
Need for Speed: Rivals25211513
No Man's Sky115
Overwatch3525152
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds12811
Prey20134
Rainbow Six Siege3220129
Resident Evil 5894521
Resident Evil 7311262
Rise of the Tomb Raider151052
Risen 2: Dark Waters29201810
Risen 3: Titan Lords311984
Risen83382617
Rocket League612219
Ryse: Son of Rome191276
Saints Row IV32261310
Shadow of the Tomb Raider1352
SimCity5622158
Sims 337013959
Sims 4121402213
Sleeping Dogs5239175
Splinter Cell: Blacklist3424125
Star Wars Battlefront 215526
Star Wars Battlefront281682
StarCraft 2141462919
StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm132522913
Supreme Commander - FA Bench25
Team Fortress 258483820
The Bureau: XCOM Declassified3323139
The Crew 2198410
The Crew2519105
The Division 2144
The Division201154
The Elder Scrolls Online50322211
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim39251710
The Evil Within 2952
The Evil Within20149
The Witcher 312743
Thief2214106
Titanfall 2322493
Titanfall50271911
Tomb Raider65332110
Torchlight 2827054
Total War: Rome II4333295
Total War: Shogun 21102711
Trackmania Nations Forever1525829
Warhammer 40.000: Dawn of War III3078
Watch Dogs 216129
Watch Dogs251375
Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus
Wolfenstein: The New Order32291510
World of Tanks enCore1051510
World of Tanks v878372713
World of Warcraft147782914
World of Warships55382114
X-Plane 10.254320107
X-Plane 11.11211312
XCOM 216532