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Microsoft Surface Studio

Microsoft Surface Studio
alaScore 100

38 reviews

Nov, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 38 reviews of Microsoft Surface Studio. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other Desktops for all reviews. People really like the reliability. The usability also gets good opinions. Many are less positive about the price. Opinions are divided on the size.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Desktops the Microsoft Surface Studio is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 100/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by: Trevor Long (eftm.com.au)

Microsoft Surface Studio Review: Putting Apple on notice

 

The Microsoft Surface Studio – it's a bold statement from Microsoft that they aren't going anywhere. A complete re-think of the PC that will have many designer types and trendsetters stuck with a quandary : is the iMac still the desirable desktop of...

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio system:Dolby Audio Premium
Built-In Microphone:Y
Built-in speaker(s):Y
Number of Speakers:2

Design

Colour of product:Silver / Silver, White

Display

Aspect Ratio:3:2
Detachable display:N
Display diagonal:71.1
Display Resolution:4500 x 3000
HD type:Not supported
LED Backlight:Y
Screen shape:Flat
Touch technology:Multi-touch
Touchscreen:Y

Graphics

Discrete graphics adapter:Y
Discrete graphics adapter memory:2 / 4
Discrete graphics adapter model:NVIDIA GeForce GTX 965M / NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980M
Discrete graphics memory type:GDDR5
Maximum on-board graphics adapter memory:1.7
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):3
On-board graphics adapter:Y
On-board graphics adapter base frequency:350
On-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max):1050
On-board graphics adapter ID:0x191B
On-board graphics adapter model:Intel® HD Graphics 530
On-board graphics adapter OpenGL version:4.4

Memory

Internal Memory:16 / 32 / 8
Maximum internal memory:32

Multimedia

Built-in Camera:Y
Camera resolution:1920 x 1080
Total MegaPixels:5

Networking

Bluetooth:Y
Bluetooth version:4.0
Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN data rates:10,100,1000
Wi-Fi:Y
Wi-Fi standards:IEEE 802.11a,IEEE 802.11ac,IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n / IEEE 802.11a,IEEE 802.11ac,IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n

Optical Drive

Optical Drive Type:N

Packaging Content

AC adapter included:Y
Drivers included:Y
Keyboard supplied:Y
Manual:Y
Mouse included:Y
Power cord included:Y
Quick start guide:Y
Warranty card:Y

Performance

Product Type:All-in-One PC
Trusted Platform Module (TPM):Y

Ports & interfaces

Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Headphone outputs:1
Mini DisplayPorts quantity:1
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:4

Power

Autonomy mode:N

Processor

Bus type:DMI3
Conflict Free processor:Y
ECC supported by processor:N
Maximum internal memory supported by processor:64
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:16
Memory bandwidth supported by processor (max):34.1
Memory channels supported by processor:Dual
Memory clock speeds supported by processor:1866,2133,1600
Memory types supported by processor:DDR3L-SDRAM,LPDDR3-SDRAM,DDR4-SDRAM
PCI Express configurations:1x16,2x8,1x8+2x4
PCI Express slots version:3.0
Processor boost frequency:3.6
Processor cache:8
Processor cache type:Smart Cache
Processor code:SR2FU
Processor codename:Skylake
Processor Cores:4
Processor family:6th gen Intel® Core™ i5 / 6th gen Intel® Core™ i7 / Intel Core i5-xxx / Intel Core i7-xxx
Processor frequency:2.7
Processor lithography:14
Processor Model:I7-6820HQ
Processor operating modes:64-bit
Processor Series:Intel Core i7-6800 Mobile series
Processor Socket:BGA 1440
Processor threads:8
Stepping:R0
System bus rate:8
Thermal Design Power (TDP):45
Tjunction:100

Processor special features

CPU configuration (max):1
Embedded options available:N
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology:Y
Execute Disable Bit:Y
Graphics & IMC lithography:14
Idle States:Y
Intel 64:Y
Intel Clear Video Technology:Y
Intel Enhanced Halt State:Y
Intel Flex Memory Access:Y
Intel Secure Key Technology version:1.00
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) version:1.00
Intel Smart Response Technology version:1.00
Intel Software Guard Extensions (Intel SGX):1
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP):Y
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP) version:1.00
Intel Trusted Execution Technology:Y
Intel TSX-NI:Y
Intel TSX-NI version:1.00
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):Y
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):Y
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT):Y
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI):Y
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD):Y
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID):Y
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):Y
Intel® Insider™:Y
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:Y
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):Y
Intel® OS Guard:Y
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology:Y
Intel® Secure Key:Y
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA):Y
Intel® Smart Response Technology:Y
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology:2.0
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):Y
Processor ARK ID:88970
Processor package size:42
Supported instruction sets:SSE4.1,SSE4.2,AVX 2.0
Thermal Monitoring Technologies:Y

Software

Operating system installed:WINDOWS 10 PRO

Storage

Card reader integrated:Y
Compatible memory cards:SD / SD,SDHC,SDXC / SD,SDXC
Hard Drive Capacity:1000 / 2000
Number of Hard Drives Installed:1
Number of SSDs installed:1
Solid-state drive capacity:128 / 64
Storage Media:Hybrid-HDD+SSD
Total Storage Capacity:1064 / 1128 / 2128

Weight & Dimensions

Depth (without stand):1.14 / 1.25
Height (without stand):43.9
Weight:9.56
Width (without stand):63.7