Hardware

Hardware used in the SurfaceRT

The Surface RT was launched in October 2012

It contains a TEGRA 3 (aka Tegra30 processor), and 2G of ram.

https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/4037671/surface-surface-rt-specifications See the IC page for further information

Release Date

October 2012

Display

Screen: 10.6" 1366x768 16:9

Display - LTL106AL01-002 (1368x768) LVDS Backlight WLED 12V; Screen Input Voltage: 3.3V

SoC

Nvidia Tegra 3 T30

CPU

Quad core Cortex-A9 @ 1.3 GHz

Core architecture

ARMv7/ARMhf 32-bit

RAM

Micron 2RE22 D9QBJ 2 GB DDR3 SDRAM

Storage

- Samsung KLMBG4GE4A NAND Flash

- 64GB or 32GB capacity

Camera

1.2MP Rear and 1.2MP Front

Operating System

Windows RT 8.0 (Upgradable to Windows RT 8.1)

Battery

Samsung Li-ion: 7.4V at a 31.5 Wh

Hardware pictures

Large image of PCB https://d3nevzfk7ii3be.cloudfront.net/igi/kJPLhr5dsLNwXTAb Teardown with photos of board and setup https://www.techrepublic.com/pictures/cracking-open-the-microsoft-surface-with-windows-rt/