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Microsoft Surface Go 3
Microsoft Surface Go 3
Microsoft Surface Go 3

Informr score
The Microsoft Surface Go 3 currently has an Informr score of 6.7 out of 10. This score is based on our evaluation of 26 sources including reviews from users and the web's most trusted critics.

Operating system
3.4 GHz
Screen Size
8+ MP

What the Critics Are Saying...

Gadgets Now

The Surface Go 3 is a good Windows tablet or rather hybrid device. It’s easy to carry, delivers reasonably good performance for most day-to-day tasks. The Surface Go 3 comes with a starting price tag of Rs 57,999 and that’s frankly a lot of money for a tablet that doesn’t boast of impressive specs....

- Aabhas Sharma, Gadgets Now

The Microsoft Surface Go 3 might be the company's most affordable 2-in-1 Windows tablet, but Rs. 57,999 is a lot of money. One argument that often comes up is that you could get way better specifications in a standard laptop at the same price, which is true, but you can't use them comfortably as tab...

- Roydon Cerejo, NDTV
The Indian Express

Overall, I feel the Surface Go 3 is a good device though not exceptional. Sure, I get that Microsoft is charging a premium for the Surface Go 3 (the cost drastically increases when you include the accessories). The Go 3 is a wonderful little computer that could have been great if it had a different...

- Anuj Bhatia, The Indian Express
Mobile Syrup

Whether or not the Surface Go 3 is good really comes down to your needs. People with a lot of light usage, like browsing the web, watching media and doing some word processing will likely get a lot out of the Surface Go 3. However, for anything more demanding, the Surface Go 3 just doesn’t make sens...

- Jonathan Lamont, Mobile Syrup

A super-portable machine for getting bits and pieces done while on the go, but it's just not adept enough when it comes to power and battery life. That makes it difficult to see how this device represents the Surface name well, as even a decent Chromebook would be preferable.

- Mike Lowe, Pocket-lint

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Screen Size

The Microsoft Surface Go 3's screen size is 10.5 inches with 1280 x 1920 pixels resolution.

3.4 GHz

There is a Intel Pentium Gold 6500Y Dual-core 3.4 GHz processor (CPU).


The tablet runs on the Windows 11 Home in S mode operating system (OS).

8+ MP
You can take photos or capture video with the tablet's onboard 8+ MP camera. There is also a secondary front facing camera with 5+ megapixels resolution.
64/128 GB

Internal memory is 64/128 GB. No external card slot is available for expansion.


The tablet is powered by a Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol), 28 WHr battery.

Surface Go 3 Specs

Release Date October 5, 2021
Regions Available USA, Canada, United Kingdom
Operating System Windows 11 Home in S mode

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Processor Intel Pentium Gold 6500Y Dual-core 3.4 GHz
Internal Storage 64/128 GB
Hearing Aid Compatible No
SAR Unknown
Manufacturer Warranty 1 Year
Accessories Included USB Power Adapter, Manual, Data Cable
Mobile / Cellular Data
No (Option available)
Wi-Fi Calling No
Voice over LTE (VoLTE) No
SIM card size
Dual SIM No
USB OTG Support Yes
Infrared No
Bluetooth 5.0
Bluetooth Profiles A2DP, AVRCP, OPP/FTP, HID, HFP, HSP, PAN
Bluetooth Audio Codecs No
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax
Memory Expansion Slot Yes
Expansion Slot Info
Main Camera
Resolution / Aperture
8+ Megapixels
Additional Main Camera Info
Effects, Self-timer
Video Recording Formats
Video Recording Parameters
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels), 30 fps
Front Camera
Resolution / Aperture
5+ Megapixels
Additional Front Camera Info
Video Recording Parameters
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels), 30 fps
Display / Screen
Type Color
Technology LCD
Colors 16.7 million
Resolution 1280 x 1920 pixels
Pixel density 220 pixels
Size 10.5 inches
Sensors Ambient Light, Motion / Accelerometer, Gyroscope
Backlit Illumination Yes
Zoom / Magnification Yes
Screen Orientation Lock Yes
Multi-Touch Yes
Fingerprint-Resistant Coating No
Additional Display Features Capacitive touchscreen, Corning Gorilla Glass 3
Power & Battery
Type Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol)
Battery Capacity 28 WHr
Removable Battery No
Wireless Charging No
Fast Charging Yes
Battery Charge Time Unknown
Video Playback Time Unknown
Internet Use (Wi-Fi) Unknown
Internet Use (Cellular) Unknown
Standby Time Unknown
Mixed Usage No
Physical Characteristics
Material Magnesium alloy
Colors Platinum, Matte Black
Dimensions [H x W x D] 24.5 x 17.5 x 0.83 cm (9.7 x 6.9 x 0.3 in)
Weight 544 grams
Water Resistant / Waterproof No
Rugged design No
IP Rating No
Headset Jack 3.5mm
External Speakers Stereo
Input / Navigation
Touchscreen Yes
Sleep / Wake Key Yes
Home Key No
Physical keyboard No
Text-to-Speech Yes
Screen Reader Yes
Keypad/Screen Lock Yes
External Volume Control Yes
Fingerprint Sensor No
Additional Information Other Names (AKA):

Other variations:

Intel Core i3 model
Processor: Intel Core i3 Quad-core
Storage: 128 GB SSD

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