Dell Precision 7760 vs. Surface Pro 8

Here is a side by side comparison between Dell Precision 7760 and Surface Pro 8 specs including CPU, RAM, storage, battery, display, and more.

Dell Precision 7760 vs. Surface Pro 8

The 2021 Dell Precision 7760 features the 45W 11th Generation Intel Tiger Lake 6-core Intel Core i5-11500H up to 8-core Intel Xeon W-11955M with the boost speed up to 5.00 GHz. While the 2021 Surface Pro 8 features the 28W 11th Generation Intel Tiger Lake UP3 dual-core Intel Core i3-1115G4 up to quad-core Intel Core i7-1165G7 with the boost speed up to 4.70 GHz.

If you are in the market looking for a laptop and don't know what's the difference between the 17.3″ Dell Precision 7760 (2021) and the 13″ Surface Pro 8 (2021), we have a detailed tech specs comparison between both devices for you to check out here.

Dell Precision 7760 vs. Surface Pro 8: Specs Comparison

Dell Precision 7760 image

Dell Precision 7760

Surface Pro 8 image

Surface Pro 8

Key Features
What's new
  • 11th Gen Intel H-Series Processors - up to 8-core Intel Core i9-11950H or Intel Xeon W-11955M with turbo boost up to 5.00 GHz.
  • Up to NVIDIA® Quadro® RTX A5000 - Working with powerful 3D CAD, scientific applications, VR and AI is easy with up to NVIDIA® RTX A5000 graphics with 16GB of memory.
  • Faster, more dependable memory - Accelerate workflows and improve response time with high-speed memory up to 128GB at 3200MHz, including optional ECC memory and SuperSpeed memory up to 3466MHz.
  • Up to 64Gbps 16TBs of storage - Keep your designs local with up to 16TB of high-speed PCIe storage with RAID options.
  • Faster Wireless speeds - New 5G WWAN option gets you the fastest wireless data transfer speeds available.
  • New Pro Design It features the new bigger 13” edge-to-edge PixelSense Flow display.
  • Better performance It’s now 2.1x times faster than Surface Pro 7 and 3.5x times faster than Surface Pro (5th Gen).
  • Better specs 11th Gen Intel Tiger Lake processors, Intel Iris Xe G7 graphics, up to 32GB of 4267 MHz LPDDR4x memory, WiFi-6, and Bluetooth 5.1.
  • Longer Battery Life It now offers a better battery life with up to 16-hours of typical device usages.
  • 2 x Thunderbolt™ 4 Supports USB 4.0, 40Gbps transfer speed, DisplayPort, Power Delivery, Docking, and external GPU.
  • Removable SSD For better data security and privacy, now the Surface Pro 8 feature a removable SSD.
  • More
    10MP rear-facing camera4K video recording2W stereo speakers with Dolby Atmos
What's missing
  • No MicroSDXC card slot
  • No Full-size USB-A port
AvailabilityDell Precision 7760Surface Pro 8
Released20212021
Release InfoAnnounced on May 11, 2021
  • Introduced: September 22, 2021
  • Pre-ordered: September 22, 2021
  • Released: October 5, 2021
Pricing
  • $2,864.38
    i5-11500H8GB256GBIntel UHDW10 Pro
  • $2,988.81
    i5-11500H8GB256GBIntel UHDW10 ProIR Cam
  • $5,232.33
    i7-11850H32GB512GBNvidia RTX A3000W10 ProIR Cam
  • $6,398.33
    i7-11850H64GB512GBNvidia RTX A4000W10 ProIR Cam
  • $7,470.86
    W-11855M64GB ECC256GBNvidia RTX A5000Ubuntu
  • $1,099.99 
    i5-1135G78GB128GB
    Platinum only.
  • $1,199.99 
    i5-1135G78GB256GB
  • $1,399.99 
    i5-1135G716GB256GB
  • $1,399.99 
    i5-1135G78GB512GB
  • $1,599.99 
    i7-1165G716GB256GB
  • $1,899.99 
    i7-1165G716GB512GB
  • $2,199.99 
    i7-1165G716GB1TB
    Platinum only.
  • $2,599.99 
    i7-1165G732GB1TB
    Platinum only.
Dell Precision 7760 Price
Dell 17.3" Precision 7740 Mobile Workstation - 17.3" FHD IPS AG -2.6 GHz Intel Core i7-9750H Six-Core - Quadro RTX 4000 w/8GB G DDR6 - 1TB SSD - 32GB - Win10 pro
Dell 17.3" Precision 7740 Mobile Workstation - 17.3" FHD IPS AG -2.6 GHz Intel Core i7-9750H Six-Core - Quadro RTX 4000 w/8GB G DDR6 - 1TB SSD - 32GB - Win10 pro
By Dell
$3,199.99
Dell Precision 7000 7750 17.3" Mobile Workstation - Full HD - 1920 x 1080 - Intel Core i7 (10th Gen) i7-10750H Hexa-core (6 Core) 2.60 GHz - 16 GB RAM - 512 GB SSD - Titan Gray - Windows 10 Pro -
Dell Precision 7000 7750 17.3" Mobile Workstation - Full HD - 1920 x 1080 - Intel Core i7 (10th Gen) i7-10750H Hexa-core (6 Core) 2.60 GHz - 16 GB RAM - 512 GB SSD - Titan Gray - Windows 10 Pro -
By Dell
$2,450.00
Dell Precision 7560 Laptop - 15.6" FHD 500-nits Touch Display - 2.5 GHz Intel Core i7-11850H 8-Core - 1TB SSD - 32GB DDR4 - RTX A2000 4GB GDDR6 - Win10 Pro
Dell Precision 7560 Laptop - 15.6" FHD 500-nits Touch Display - 2.5 GHz Intel Core i7-11850H 8-Core - 1TB SSD - 32GB DDR4 - RTX A2000 4GB GDDR6 - Win10 Pro
By Dell
$3,399.00
Was: $3,599.00
Microsoft Surface Pro 8 Price
Microsoft Surface Pro 8-13" Touchscreen - Intel Evo Platform Core i5-8GB Memory - 256GB SSD - Device Only - Platinum (Latest Model)
Microsoft Surface Pro 8-13" Touchscreen - Intel Evo Platform Core i5-8GB Memory - 256GB SSD - Device Only - Platinum (Latest Model)
By Microsoft
$1,199.99
Surface Pro 8 13" (2880x1920) Touchscreen Tablet Graphite, Quad-Core i7-1185G7, 16GB RAM, 256GB SSD, USB-C 4.0, WiFi 6, Win 11 w/M-ytrix Digital Pen, USB-C 11-in-1 Hub, Wireless Mouse
Surface Pro 8 13" (2880x1920) Touchscreen Tablet Graphite, Quad-Core i7-1185G7, 16GB RAM, 256GB SSD, USB-C 4.0, WiFi 6, Win 11 w/M-ytrix Digital Pen, USB-C 11-in-1 Hub, Wireless Mouse
By Micro-soft
$1,849.99
Microsoft Surface Pro 7 – 12.3" Touch-Screen - 10th Gen Intel Core i5 - 8GB Memory - 128GB SSD (Latest Model) – Platinum with Black Type Cover
Microsoft Surface Pro 7 – 12.3" Touch-Screen - 10th Gen Intel Core i5 - 8GB Memory - 128GB SSD (Latest Model) – Platinum with Black Type Cover
By Microsoft
$732.99
Was: $1,029.99
DisplayDell Precision 7760Surface Pro 8
Size17.3 Inches13 Inches
Info
  • 17.3" FHD
    1920x1080127 ppi60HzAnti-GlareNon-Touch45% NTSC220 Nits600:1WVA5.20W
  • 17.3" FHD WLED 
    1920x1080127 ppi60HzTouch100% DCI-P3500 Nits600:1WLEDWVA9W
  • 17.3" UHD HDR400
    3840x2160255 ppi60HzAnti-GlareNon-Touch100% Adobe RGB500 Nits1200:1WLEDWVA12.2W
  • Resolution: 2880 x 1920
    5.53M Pixels.
  • Density: 267 PPI
  • Refresh rate: 120Hz
    60Hz default.
  • PixelSense™ Flow Display
  • Aspect ratio: 3:2
  • Inking: GPU Ink Acceleration
  • Touch: 10 points multi-touch
ExteriorDell Precision 7760Surface Pro 8
Size Comparison
Dimensions15.75” x 10.38” x 1.02 - 1.13” (400 mm x 263.6 mm x 25.98 - 28.6 mm)11.3” x 8.2” x 0.37” (287 mm x 208 mm x 9.3 mm)
Weight6.65 lbs (3.01 kg)1.96 lb (889 g)
Colors
Matte BlackPlatinum
Keyboard and Trackpad
  • Full-size with an optional backlit keyboard.
  • Built-in 10 Key Numeric Keypad
  • 4.13” x 2.56” (105 mm x 65 mm) touchpad with multi-touch gesture support.
  • Not included.
  • Compatible with 
    Surface Pro Signature KeyboardSurface Pro X Keyboard
  • Type Cover Features:
    • Activation: Moving (mechanical) keys
    • Layout: QWERTY, full row of function keys (F1-F12)
    • 4 directional keys; Windows, Brightness and Media Controls Keys;
    • LED backlighting
  • Trackpad:
    • Precision glass trackpad.
    • Trackpad size: 4 x 2 inches (101.6 mm x 50.8 mm)
    • Supports a five-finger multitouch gesture.
  • Surface Slim Pen Storage
    • Magnetic dock
    • Automatically wireless charge Surface Slim Pen
PortsLeft
  • 2 x USB-C
    Thunderbolt 4 and USB 3.2 Gen 2.
  • 1 x USB-A
    USB 3.2 Gen 1 (5Gpbs) with PowerShare.
  • 1 x Smart Card reader
Right
  • 2 x USB-A
    USB 3.2 Gen 1 (5Gpbs).
  • 1 x Universal Audio jack
  • 1 x Full-size SD card reader
  • 1 x Lock slot
    Wedge-shaped lock.
Back
  • 1 x HDMI 2.1
  • 1 x Mini DisplayPort 1.4
  • 1 x RJ45
    Gigabit Ethernet port.
  • 1 x Power adapter port
    7.4mm barrel plug.
  • 2 x Thunderbolt™ 4
    USB-C interface supports USB 4.0, Power Delivery, DisplayPort, and data transfers up to 40Gbps.
  • 1 x Surface Connect+
    Supports charging and docking station.
  • 1 x Surface Pro Type Cover port
  • 1 x Headset jack
Internal SpecsDell Precision 7760Surface Pro 8
Processor
  • 11th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-11500H
    6 cores, 12 threads, 2.90 → 4.60 GHz, 12MB SmartCache, 45W
  • 11th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-11600H
    6 cores, 12 threads, 2.90 → 4.60 GHz, 18MB SmartCache, 45W
  • 11th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-11800H
    8 cores, 16 threads, 2.30 → 4.60 GHz, 24MB SmartCache, 45W
  • 11th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-11850H
    8 cores, 16 threads, 2.50 → 4.80 GHz, 24MB SmartCache, 45W
  • 11th Gen Intel® Core™ i9-11950H
    8 cores, 16 threads, 2.60 → 5.00 GHz, 24MB SmartCache, 45W
  • Intel Xeon W-11855M
    6 cores, 12 threads, 3.20 → 4.90 GHz, 18MB SmartCache, 45W
  • Intel Xeon W-11955M
    8 cores, 16 threads, 2.60 → 5.00 GHz, 24MB SmartCache, 45W
  • 11th Gen Intel® Core™ i3-1115G4
    2 cores, 4 threads, 3.00 → 4.10 GHz, 6MB SmartCache, 28W
  • 11th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-1135G7
    4 cores, 8 threads, 2.40 → 4.20 GHz, 8MB SmartCache, 28W
  • 11th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-1165G7
    4 cores, 8 threads, 2.80 → 4.70 GHz, 12MB SmartCache, 28W
Integrated Graphics
  • 11th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-11500H
    Intel® UHD Graphics
    32 Execution Units, 350 → 1450 MHz
  • 11th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-11600H
    Intel® UHD Graphics
    32 Execution Units, 350 → 1450 MHz
  • 11th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-11800H
    Intel® UHD Graphics
    32 Execution Units, 350 → 1450 MHz
  • 11th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-11850H
    Intel® UHD Graphics
    32 Execution Units, 350 → 1450 MHz
  • 11th Gen Intel® Core™ i9-11950H
    Intel® UHD Graphics
    32 Execution Units, 350 → 1450 MHz
  • Intel Xeon W-11855M
    Intel® UHD P630 Graphics
    32 Execution Units, 350 → 1450 MHz
  • Intel Xeon W-11955M
    Intel® UHD P630 Graphics
    32 Execution Units, 350 → 1450 MHz
  • 11th Gen Intel® Core™ i3-1115G4
    Intel® UHD Graphics
    48 Execution Units, 400 → 1250 MHz
  • 11th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-1135G7
    Intel® Iris® Xe Graphics
    80 Execution Units, 400 → 1300 MHz
  • 11th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-1165G7
    Intel® Iris® Xe Graphics
    96 Execution Units, 400 → 1300 MHz
Discrete Graphics
NVIDIA Quadro
  • T1200, 4GB GDDR6
  • RTX A3000, 6GB GDDR6
  • RTX A4000, 8GB GDDR6
  • RTX A5000, 16GB GDDR6
MemoryMemory Slots
  • 4 x DDR4 SODIMM slots
Memory Configurations
  • Speed:
    3200MHz3466MHz
  • Memory Type:
    ECCNon-ECCSuperSpeed Non-ECC
  • Minimum Memory: 4 GB
  • Maximum Memory: 128 GB
ECC memory only supports devices that shipped with an Intel Xeon processor.
8GB16GB32GB
4267 MHz LPDDR4X RAM
Storage
  • Hard Drive Slots
    • 4 x M.2 2280 PCIe SSD slot
  • Hard Drive Configurations
    • Up to 4 x 4TB M.2 NVMe PCIe Gen 4 x4 SSD, up to 64 Gbps.
Quickly access and swap M.2 storage with the Quick Access Door located on the bottom of the chassis.
128GB256GB512GB1TB
Removable SSD.
ConnectivityDell Precision 7760Surface Pro 8
Wi-FiIntel Wi-Fi 6E AX210
Up to 2400 MbpsTriple band 2.4 GHz/5 GHz/6 GHzWiFi 6 802.11a/b/g/n/ac/axBluetooth 5.2
Wi-Fi 6: IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax compatible.
BluetoothBluetooth 5.2Bluetooth Wireless 5.1 technology
EthernetIntegrated Intel i219-LM
10/100/1000 Mb/s Ethernet (RJ-45 ) with Intel Remote Wake UP and PXE.
Qualcomm Snapdragon X55 Global 5G Modem (DW5930E)
BatteryDell Precision 7760Surface Pro 8
Size
  • 68 Wh
    6-cell lithium-ion ExpressCharge Boost.
  • 95 Wh
    6-cell lithium-ion ExpressCharge Boost.
  • 95 Wh
    6-cell lithium-ion Long Cycle Life.
  • 51.5Wh
    Nominal battery capacity.
  • 50.2Wh
    Minimum battery capacity.
Battery LifeUp to 16 hours of typical device usage
Power Supply240 W power adapter
7.4mm barrel, rated at 19.5 VDC/12.30 A.
  • 60W power supply with USB-A (5W) (65W total)
  • Supports Fast Charge (0-80% in about one hour)
SoftwareDell Precision 7760Surface Pro 8
OS
Windows 10 HomeWindows 10 ProUbuntu 20.04 LTSRedHat 8.4
Upgradable to Windows 11
Windows 11 Home
Built-in AppsMicrosoft Office 30-days trial
  • Preloaded Microsoft 365 Apps
  • Microsoft 365 Family 30-day trial
  • Preloaded Xbox app
  • Xbox Game Pass Ultimate one month trial
Camera & AudioDell Precision 7760Surface Pro 8
Camera
  • Front-facing camera
    Top-mount front camera with fixed focus lens, 0.92 Megapixels (1280 x 720 HD) at 30 fps.
  • Optional Infrared camera
    For Windows Hello Facial Recognition.
  • Optional Proximity sensor
    For Express Sign-in
  • Windows Hello face authentication camera (front-facing)
  • 5.0MP front-facing camera with 1080p Skype HD video
  • 10.0MP rear-facing autofocus camera with 1080p full HD and 4K video
Audio
  • Realtek ALC3204 Audio Controller
  • Two speakers (2W x 2)
  • Noise-reducing array microphones
  • Dual far-field Studio Mics
  • 2W stereo speakers with Dolby Atmos®
MiscDell Precision 7760Surface Pro 8
Inking
  • Supports Microsoft Pen Protocol (MPP)
    4096 levels of pressureTilt sensingBest in class latencyPaper feel0.1mm precisionmagnetic storage
  • Supports Tactile signals with Surface Slim Pen 2
Sensors
  • Windows Hello compliant fingerprint reader on the keyboard deck
  • Infrared camera
    Optional for Windows Hello Facial Recognition.
  • Proximity sensor
    Optional for Express Sign-in
  • Ambient light sensor
  • Gyroscope
  • Magnetometer
  • Ambient Color Sensor (brightness and color)
Security
  • Intel® vPro™ Technology (iAMT 12)
    Optional, requires Intel WiFi® Link WLAN and a vPro compatible processor.
  • Dell Client Command Suite
    Factory Installed Dell Client Command, Update, Dell Command, Power Manager, Intel® Platform Trust Technology.
  • Trusted Platform Module (TPM) 2.0
  • Chassis wedge-shaped security lock
  • Support for Computrace and external SmartCard Reader
  • FIPS 140-2 certification for TPM
  • TCG Certificatication for TPM (Trusted Computing Group)
  • ControlVault 3 Advanced Authentication with FIPS 140-2 Level 3 Certification
  • Touch Fingerprint Reader
    With Control Vault 3.0 (Advanced Authentication with FIPS 140-2 Level 3 Certification).
  • FIPS 201 Full Scan FPR and Control Vault 3
  • Statement of Non-Volatility
  • Firmware TPM chip for enterprise-grade security and BitLocker support
  • Enterprise-grade protection with Windows Hello face sign-in
In the box
  • Surface Pro 8
  • Power supply
  • Quick Start Guide
  • Safety and warranty documents
Warranty36 Months Basic Onsite Service1-year limited hardware warranty
Dell Precision 7760 Price
Dell 17.3" Precision 7740 Mobile Workstation - 17.3" FHD IPS AG -2.6 GHz Intel Core i7-9750H Six-Core - Quadro RTX 4000 w/8GB G DDR6 - 1TB SSD - 32GB - Win10 pro
Dell 17.3" Precision 7740 Mobile Workstation - 17.3" FHD IPS AG -2.6 GHz Intel Core i7-9750H Six-Core - Quadro RTX 4000 w/8GB G DDR6 - 1TB SSD - 32GB - Win10 pro
By Dell
$3,199.99
Dell Precision 7000 7750 17.3" Mobile Workstation - Full HD - 1920 x 1080 - Intel Core i7 (10th Gen) i7-10750H Hexa-core (6 Core) 2.60 GHz - 16 GB RAM - 512 GB SSD - Titan Gray - Windows 10 Pro -
Dell Precision 7000 7750 17.3" Mobile Workstation - Full HD - 1920 x 1080 - Intel Core i7 (10th Gen) i7-10750H Hexa-core (6 Core) 2.60 GHz - 16 GB RAM - 512 GB SSD - Titan Gray - Windows 10 Pro -
By Dell
$2,450.00
Dell Precision 7560 Laptop - 15.6" FHD 500-nits Touch Display - 2.5 GHz Intel Core i7-11850H 8-Core - 1TB SSD - 32GB DDR4 - RTX A2000 4GB GDDR6 - Win10 Pro
Dell Precision 7560 Laptop - 15.6" FHD 500-nits Touch Display - 2.5 GHz Intel Core i7-11850H 8-Core - 1TB SSD - 32GB DDR4 - RTX A2000 4GB GDDR6 - Win10 Pro
By Dell
$3,399.00
Was: $3,599.00
Microsoft Surface Pro 8 Price
Microsoft Surface Pro 8-13" Touchscreen - Intel Evo Platform Core i5-8GB Memory - 256GB SSD - Device Only - Platinum (Latest Model)
Microsoft Surface Pro 8-13" Touchscreen - Intel Evo Platform Core i5-8GB Memory - 256GB SSD - Device Only - Platinum (Latest Model)
By Microsoft
$1,199.99
Surface Pro 8 13" (2880x1920) Touchscreen Tablet Graphite, Quad-Core i7-1185G7, 16GB RAM, 256GB SSD, USB-C 4.0, WiFi 6, Win 11 w/M-ytrix Digital Pen, USB-C 11-in-1 Hub, Wireless Mouse
Surface Pro 8 13" (2880x1920) Touchscreen Tablet Graphite, Quad-Core i7-1185G7, 16GB RAM, 256GB SSD, USB-C 4.0, WiFi 6, Win 11 w/M-ytrix Digital Pen, USB-C 11-in-1 Hub, Wireless Mouse
By Micro-soft
$1,849.99
Microsoft Surface Pro 7 – 12.3" Touch-Screen - 10th Gen Intel Core i5 - 8GB Memory - 128GB SSD (Latest Model) – Platinum with Black Type Cover
Microsoft Surface Pro 7 – 12.3" Touch-Screen - 10th Gen Intel Core i5 - 8GB Memory - 128GB SSD (Latest Model) – Platinum with Black Type Cover
By Microsoft
$732.99
Was: $1,029.99
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