Surface Pro 7 is the seventh iteration of the legendary Surface Pro 2-in-1se range. One of the features of this device is that it is powered by a 10th generation Intel processor. Some of the factors that improve this device are the support for faster loading and USB Type C. This is our in-depth practical review of the all-new Surface Pro 7 2 in 1.
Microsoft Surface Pro 7 reviews
In this practical exam of Surface Pro 7, we will cover the following aspects:
- Surface Pen and Type Cover.
- Device compatibility.
- The ports.
- The verdict.
1] Surface Pro 7 Specifications
Surface Pro 7 runs on Windows 10. He has a 12.3-inch pixel detection screen with a resolution of 2736 × 1824 and a pixel density of 267 PPI. This keeps the same 3; 2 aspect ratio.
He uses the Intel 10th generation processors. It has three variants of 10th-generation dual-core Intel Core i3-1005G1 processor, 10th-generation Intel Core i5-1035G4 processor, 10th generation Intel Core i7-1065G7 quad-core processor.
the Intel UHD Graphics manages all the graphics processing of the Intel Core i3 variant while the Intel Iris Plus Graphics manages all graphics processing for Intel Core i5 and Intel Core i7 variants.
The device is available in three variants of 4 gigabytes, 8 gigabytes and 16 gigabytes LPDDR4x RAM and integrated SSD storage from one or the other 128 GB, 256 GB, 512 GB, or 1 TB.
Microsoft claims autonomy of about 10.5 hours with a single full charge, given the energy efficiency of Intel's new 10mm processors.
The device is from 292 mm x 201 mm x 8.5 mm in dimensions.
Intel Core i3 and Intel Core i5 variants weigh around 775 grams. On the other side, the Intel Core i7 Variant weighs about 790 grams.
2] Surface Pro 7 Performance
As already mentioned, this device works on the 10th generation of Intel Core processors chip based on 10nm architecture. Therefore, it brings features like a quick start, and more. The tenth generation of Intel Core i5 processors are clocked at 3.7 GHz.
the Intel UHD Graphics for the Intel Core i3 variant and Intel Iris Graphics Graphics Processing Unit chip offers very decent games.
Just like the previous iterations of the device, you can be very productive with this device because it is great for work and play.
3] Surface pen and cover type
Microsoft does not include the new Surface Pen with this device. However, it is an accessory sold separately and that would be compatible with it.
About the type coverage, it can be used with the Surface Pro 7 to load the new Surface Pen.
If you already own the old surface pen and the cover type, they can both be used because they worked on the previous iterations without any extra effort or problem.
This new Surface Pen design may take a bit of time, but Microsoft says it's best for artists and other creators.
4] Surface Pro 7 – Design
The design has not changed even slightly. It always has the same design as the old Surface Pro 6. This means that the size of the device has not changed.
The main design of the device remains great with the kickstand that allows you to place the device in any orientation.
5] Device Compatibility
Like any other computer, Surface Pro 7 supports all devices supported by a normal computer. The presence of various ports on the device opens the possibility of connecting hubs and bringing more ports to the device that are not soldered to the device's main motherboard,
6] Ports on Surface Pro 7
The most appreciated addition to the ports of the all new Surface Pro 7 is the addition of USB Type C ports. There are 1 USB Type C and 1 USB Type-A ports on this machine. USB Type C port is not love at first sight but can be used to charge and transfer data at high speed with USB 3.1.
If you want to connect headphones, you can use the 3.5mm audio jack, a wireless headset or those supplied with a USB Type C. This will remain effective for high quality audio output.
New Surface Connector Plus The port offers faster charging rates with the same 65-watt proprietary charger. You can still connect hubs to the Type C USB port and the Surface Connector Plus port to use different ports on the device.
The device is almost an incremental update compared to the previous iteration of Surface Pro 6. You can use this device to perform proper video rendering, data visualization, Adobe Photoshop, and so on. Thanks to the versatility of the form factor, you can use it for work and play. It will give you great autonomy with the new processors and a charge for a fast charge.
Some of the advantages of this device are:
- Fast charge.
- Battery life all day.
- Powerful CPU.
- Support for the redesigned type cover and the new Surface stylus.
- Universal ports of USB type C.
- Availability of the 3.5 mm audio jack.
Some of the disadvantages of this device are:
- Dear surface pen and type cover.
- Using hubs to connect Ethernet.
- It could have been a little cheaper.
- Same old design.
Like Surface Pro X, the device is now available for purchase at Microsoft Store and other partners and starts at $ 749. However, you can preorder it now at the Microsoft Store.