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Microsoft Surface Pro 4 vs. Apple IPad Pro – Major comparison

Microsoft is up with another updated surface line with Surface Pro 4, it has been an upright innovation by Microsoft that shows how dedicated it is towards hardware. Surface Pro 4 being the latest version of Microsoft tablet hybrid, is just an initial step towards a variety of such outstanding products. Whereas, the other technology being compared to it, is Apple IPad Pro, that is a new innovation of Apple, for the creation of larger IPads.

Let’s Compare Microsoft Surface Pro 4 and Apple IPad Pro

Let’s have a look at both the technologies being claimed as better and way innovative than others.


Bigger it is

So, the display screen and resolution is something that matters exactly as we have a glance at the gadget, so Microsoft Surface Pro 4, is measuring 11.5 by 7.93 by 0.33 inches, and weighing really light with a figure of 1.73 pounds. The screen size, from 12 to 12.3 inches is going to make you feel like actually holding a real gadget in your hand, and even making it more feasible to use, it has a resolution of2736 by 1824(267ppi) and a 3:2 aspect ratio.

On the other hand, Apple IPad Pro is claiming to be measured as 12 by 8.68 by 0.27 inches and even lighter that=n the comparison to the previous mentioned device, with just 1.57 pounds. A much larger display of 12.9 inches composing of resolution 2732 by 2048 pixel (264ppi, 4:3 aspect ratio).

Internal feature – Operating System

Want to get a clear view which device to opt for? Well, Surface Pro 4 is going to give you a Windows 10 environment, just like its old series have given you. Even Windows 10 is considered much better than iOS since you are going to feel yourself fully in a multitasking environment with Windows 10 that you may have never experienced in tablets before. So, there’s no place left actually to compare Windows 10 based gadget with iOS.


The IPad Pro provides us with an amazing updated A9X processer, but we don’t know much details of the IPad Pro internally. On the other side Surface Pro is providing us with a range of sixth generation (Sky lake) Intel Core I3, I5 and I7 processors with configuration options from 4GB to 16 GB RAM. Both IPad Pro and Surface Pro offers us with an amazing and latest wireless technology including 802.11ac WI-FI support at both 2.4 GHz and 5GHz and Bluetooth 4.2.

Have Fun and experience Multimedia

With all the amazing features IPad Pro is providing us, it is also providing us with a magnificent 8MP camera with an f/2.4 aperture, a five element lens and an amazing variety of new software developments like exposure controls, better editing with amazing face detection. The front camera of IPad Pro is 1.2 MP and f/2.2 with 720 video recording. In comparison to this Surface Pro 4 is providing us with an 8MP back camera whereas the front camera has an amazing 5MP result. On one side where IPad Pro can record 1080p video at 30fps and has a 120fps slow motion mode with balance whereas on the other side Surface Pro 4 play music in stereo with internally featured speakers.


Apps are what matters

Looking for desktop based apps then certainly go for Microsoft Pro 4, since it is going to provide you with a Windows 10 environment feeling like professional to deal with such apps, you may experience full desktop based versions of Adobe Photoshop, Avid Pro Tools and many others that you just have been hearing about. Whereas, iOS apps are somehow degraded in front of Windows based because of unprofessionalism.

Cost and Capacity to store

The Surface Pro 4, by Microsoft is serving you with a Surface pen, starting with a price tag of $899 with 128 GB. You may enhance it with Core i3, i5 and i7, with RAM coinciding from 4GB to 16GB, and storage option of 1TB. You are provided with a USB 3.0 port as well, to get connected to the external environment.

Here, IPad Pro, is ranging from $799 for 32GB. $949 for 128GB and $1079 which in being enhanced by an LTE cellular radio to 128GB. Wide range of colors is available that is silver, gold, or space gray.

So, go up for the gadget that excites you and you want it to be in your hands for your ease.