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Microsoft Surface Pro 3 review: A legitimate work PC in tablet clothing

At a Glance
  • Microsoft Surface Pro 3

    PCWorld Rating

    Microsoft's Surface lineup just keeps getting better and better, with an improved screen for desktop use and an upgraded Type Cover for the road.

At a Glance
  • PCWorld Rating

    Microsoft's Surface lineup just keeps getting better and better, with an improved screen for desktop use and an upgraded Type Cover for the road.

    Pros

    • Larger screen offers 38 percent more real estate for getting work done.
    • New Type Cover is much more stable than previous models
    • Battery life now quoted at eight, not six hours

    Cons

    • Prices may still give one pause, especially versus a notebook
    • Microsoft eliminated free OneDrive cloud storage from Surface Pro 3
    • Stylus holder is awkwardly placed

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