44.1 C

Comparing the M4 iPad Pro and Surface Pro 11: A Closer Look at Two Leading Portables

Microsoft has also introduced the 11th edition of the Surface Pro following the release of Apple’s M4 iPad Pro. Want to know how these portables compare? Here is a detailed comparison between M4 iPad Pro and Surface Pro 11.

M4 iPad Pro

M4 iPad Pro and Surface Pro 11


The M4 iPad Pro has a new “Ultra Retina XDR Display” while the Surface Pro 11 has Tandem OLED, but the two screens perform differently. Although the Surface Pro 11 seems to be a decent display, it has a low brightness and refresh rate range compared to the iPad screen.

image 18 100 jpg Comparing the M4 iPad Pro and Surface Pro 11: A Closer Look at Two Leading Portables


The M4 iPad Pro has a M4 chip while the Surface Pro 11 is equipped with the Qualcomm Snapdragon Elite X chipset. Although the Snapdragon X Elite provides more raw power because it has better neural processor performance and nearly matches M4’s memory bandwidth, the latter still achieves excellent performance using fewer CPU and GPU cores due to excellent chip optimization. Based on the reviews, it’s clear that the M4 chips are slightly ahead of the competition, given their single-core and multi-core performance.

- Advertisement -TechnoSports-Ad


M4 is more delicate and lightweight, and the 13′′ model is the thinnest device Apple has ever made. The color design is Space Black and Silver. Compared to the M4 model, the Surface Pro 11 is notably heavier and larger. iPad Pro M4‘s competitors provide more colors: Sapphire, Dune, Black, and Platinum.

image 18 101 jpg Comparing the M4 iPad Pro and Surface Pro 11: A Closer Look at Two Leading Portables


Some of the accessories the new model connects with are Magic Keyboard and Apple Pencil Pro while the analog from the Surface Pro is Surface Flex Keyboard with Slim Pen.

Battery Life

They have nearly comparable battery life, with iPad Pro models capable of providing for up to 10 hours of web or video usage on WiFi. Surface Pro supports up to 14 hours of user hometown video playback and can run up to 10 hours of active web use.

- Advertisement -TechnoSports-Ad

Cameras and Storage

Surface Pro has the highest maximum memory levels, whereas the iPad Pro has the top number of storage configurations. The rear camera system of the M4 iPad Pro is a similar 12MP wide lens; the M4 iPad Pro lacks a LiDAR Scanner. Microsoft Surface Pro has two cameras: a 10MP rear lens and an 8MP selfie lens.

image 18 102 jpg Comparing the M4 iPad Pro and Surface Pro 11: A Closer Look at Two Leading Portables


Choosing between the M4 iPad Pro and Surface Pro 11 depends on individual preferences and needs. While the iPad Pro excels in its slim design and performance with the M4 chip, the Surface Pro offers flexibility, longer battery life, and features like a removable SSD. The decision may ultimately come down to whether one prefers to use iPadOS or Windows 11.


  1. How does the performance of the M4 iPad Pro compare to the Surface Pro 11?

    Both devices offer strong performance, with the M4 chip excelling in single-core performance and the Snapdragon X Elite providing robust power with more CPU and GPU cores.

  2. What are the main differences in display technology between the M4 iPad Pro and Surface Pro 11?

    The M4 iPad Pro features an advanced “Ultra Retina XDR Display” utilizing Tandem OLED technology, while the Surface Pro 11 incorporates an OLED panel with differences in brightness, refresh rate, and color reproduction compared to Apple’s display.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.




Related Stories

More from author

Nissan Magnite Facelift Spotted at Bharat NCAP Testing Site

While the testing of Tata Punch EV, and the Nexon EV at Bharat NCAP, a video showing Nissan Magnite was unintentionally revealed. The tests...

Qualcomm-ARM Chip Licensing Dispute Threatens Future of Snapdragon X CPUs

ARM and Qualcomm are in the middle of serious legal issues due to unfair Chip licensing, which may have serious implications for the AI...

AMD Instinct MI300X Surpasses NVIDIA RTX 4090 as Fastest GPU in Geekbench OpenCL Benchmark

The first benchmarks of AMD's Instinct MI300X 192 GB GPU have been published on the Geekbench OpenCL benchmark, highlighting the performance capabilities of AMD's...

Airtel Unveils ₹1,499 Plan with Netflix, Jio Launches ₹909 Plan with SonyLIV

Reliance Jio has recently introduced a brand recharge plan priced at ₹909 offering a wide range of benefits, for a duration of 84 days....