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Microsoft Surface RT 64GB vs Nokia Lumia 2520 RX-113

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Microsoft Surface RT vs Nokia Lumia 2520 tablets with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Nokia Lumia 2520 X02Microsoft Surface RT 64GB
Microsoft Surface RT 64GB
10.6"
TFT

768x1366

1
MP

1mp

2GB
RAM

32bit Quad

N/A
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare Microsoft Surface RT X17Nokia Lumia 2520 RX-113
Nokia Lumia 2520 RX-113
10.1"
IPS

1080x1920

6.1
MP

2mp

2GB
RAM

32bit Quad

8120
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best tablet? The PhoneMore's choice is Nokia Lumia 2520 RX-113

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal, so don't just evaluate it. Our goal is to help, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which is the best! Comment!


02 Advantages Microsoft Surface RT 64GB
Surface RT 64GBvsLumia 2520 RX-113
 41%41%
+More internal storage for applications and files
64GB (45GB user available)vs32GB
 5%5%
+Larger screen
10.6"vs10.1"

17 Advantages Nokia Lumia 2520 RX-113
Lumia 2520 RX-113vsSurface RT 64GB
 69%69%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.2Ghz 32bit Quad-Corevs1.3Ghz 32bit Quad-Core
 11%11%
+Lighter
615 grams (21.53 ounces)vs680 grams (23.8 ounces)
 6%6%
+Thinner
8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)vs9.4 millimeters (0.37 inches)
Advantage
+This device has a TFT LCD IPS screen, which are brighter and more vivid
TFT LCD IPSvsTFT LCD
 98%98%
+Higher resolution screen
1080x1920 pixelsvs768x1366 pixels
 47%47%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
218 PPIvs148 PPI
 6 times100%
+Higher resolution main camera
(back) 6.1MPvs(back) 1MP
 108%100%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 2MPvs(front) 1MP
 125%100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)vsHD (1280x720 pixels)
Advantage
+The 4G+ LTE-A network is newer and faster
4G+ LTE-AvsNot supported
Advantage
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 150 Mbpsvs(Not supported)
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
ProximityvsNot supported
Advantage
+It's harder to lose yourself in the city with GPS on your device
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSvsNot supported
Advantage
+With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device
DLNAvsNot supported
Advantage
+NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
NFCvsNot supported
Advantage
+More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USB
MicroUSB 3.0vsUSB 2.0
Advantage
+Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
Gorilla Glass 2vsNot supported

22 Common items in both devices
2GB LPDDR2
Until 64GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
16 million
Only digital zoom
Autofocus
HD (1280x720 pixels)
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable) / Li-Ion (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
Micro HDMI Type D
802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
4.0 version A2DP
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
+ COMMON ITEMS

Check the comparison table below for more items that are not evaluated in comparison score above.

Model and physical featuresMicrosoft Surface RT 64GBNokia Lumia 2520 RX-113
ModelSurface RT 64GBLumia 2520 RX-113
Also known asTablet Microsoft Surface RT, Surface RT 1Nokia Lumia 2520 4G LTE RX-113 Global
Country or region availablefeature not registeredVarious (International)
BrandMicrosoftNokia
Release dateOctober, 2012November, 2013
Depth9.4 millimeters (0.37 inches)8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
Size (width x height)172 x 274.6 millimeters (6.77 x 10.81 in)168 x 267 millimeters (6.61 x 10.51 in)
Weight680 grams (23.8 ounces)615 grams (21.53 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardDock with QWERTY keyboardDock with QWERTY keyboard
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
Operating system (OS)Microsoft Surface RT 64GBNokia Lumia 2520 RX-113
Operating systemWindows RT 8.0Windows RT 8.1
Firmware updateWindows RT 8.1feature not registered
HardwareMicrosoft Surface RT 64GBNokia Lumia 2520 RX-113
Architecture - Chipset32bit - NVIDIA Tegra 3 T30L32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974
CPU processor1.3Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A92.2Ghz Quad-Core Krait 400
GPU graphical controllerULP GeForce 520MHzQualcomm Adreno 330
RAM memory2GB LPDDR22GB LPDDR2
Internal storage64GB (45GB user available)32GB
External storageUntil 64GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 64GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayMicrosoft Surface RT 64GBNokia Lumia 2520 RX-113
Display typeTFT LCDTFT LCD IPS
Screen size10.6" inches10.1" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~65.6% (screen-to-body ratio)~62.7% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution768x1366 pixels1080x1920 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)148 PPI218 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass 2
Mobile networks and dataMicrosoft Surface RT 64GBNokia Lumia 2520 RX-113
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM cardNot supported1 slot
micro-SIM (3FF)
GSM Mhz bandNot supportedQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkNot supportedUMTS 850/900/1800/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkNot supportedLTE 800/1800/2600
Primary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported
Maximum download/uploadfeature not registered150/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingMicrosoft Surface RT 64GBNokia Lumia 2520 RX-113
MessagingE-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlNot supportedVoice recorder
Primary / back cameraMicrosoft Surface RT 64GBNokia Lumia 2520 RX-113
Main camera1 megapixels6.1 megapixels
Main camera resolution1280x720 pixels2848x2144 pixels
Video recording (primary)HD (1280x720 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/1.9 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/3.4" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusAutofocusAutofocus
Touch focusNot supportedSupported
Image stabilizationfeature not registeredfeature not registered
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionNot supportedfeature not registered
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRNot supportedNot supported
Front / secondary cameraMicrosoft Surface RT 64GBNokia Lumia 2520 RX-113
Front camera1 megapixels2 megapixels
Front camera resolution1280x720 pixels1600x1200 pixels
Video recording (secondary)HD (1280x720 pixels)HD (1280x720 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaMicrosoft Surface RT 64GBNokia Lumia 2520 RX-113
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, DivX, XviD, H.264, H.263, WMVMP4, DivX, XviD, H.264, H.263, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, AC3, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+
Connectivity and interfacesMicrosoft Surface RT 64GBNokia Lumia 2520 RX-113
USBUSB 2.0MicroUSB 3.0
TV outputMicro HDMI Type DMicro HDMI Type D
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.0 version A2DP4.0 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedSupported
NFCNot supportedSupported
GPSNot supportedA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portNot supportedfeature not registered
Other functionsMicrosoft Surface RT 64GBNokia Lumia 2520 RX-113
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
Ringtonesfeature not registeredPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNo / YesNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Other features- Colors: Dark Titanium
- 5-point multitouch
- Optional Touch Cover with keyboard
- WiFi Direct
- Microsoft Office 2013 RT
- Colors: Cyan , Red, Black, White
- USB On-The-Go 1.3
- 2 USB ports
- Carl Zeiss optics
- Nokia Power Keyboard dock with battery
- Internet Explorer 11
Power supply and autonomyMicrosoft Surface RT 64GBNokia Lumia 2520 RX-113
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)Li-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacityfeature not registered8120 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk time480 minutes | 8 hours | 0.3 day600 minutes | 10 hours | 0.4 day
Standby21600 minutes | 360 hours | 15 days36000 minutes | 600 hours | 25 days
Radiation rate (SAR)Microsoft Surface RT 64GBNokia Lumia 2520 RX-113
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registered1.77 W/Kg (body)