Surface Pro 11 specs, features, and analysis

Here's what you need to know about 2024 Surface Pro 11 including price, display info, CPU, RAM, storage, battery, and more.

Availability

Surface Pro 11
Released2024
Release Date
  • Introduced: May 20, 2024
  • Pre-ordered: May 20, 2024
  • Released: June 18, 2024
Pricing
  • Windows 11 Pro
  • Wi-Fi only
  • Snapdragon® X Plus with LCD
    • $999.99
      16GB 256GB
    • $1,199.99
      LCD 16GB 512GB
  • Snapdragon® X Elite with OLED
    • $1,499.99
      16GB 512GB
    • $1,699.99
      16GB 1TB
    • $2,099.99
      32GB 1TB
Applicable Models
  • Surface Pro 11
  • Surface Pro 11th Edition
Generations
Surface Pro 11 Price
Microsoft Surface Pro 2-in-1 Laptop/Tablet (2024), Windows 11 Copilot+ PC, 13" Touchscreen Display, Snapdragon X Plus (10 Core), 16GB RAM, 256GB Storage, Platinum
Microsoft Surface Pro 2-in-1 Laptop/Tablet (2024), Windows 11 Copilot+ PC, 13" Touchscreen Display, Snapdragon X Plus (10 Core), 16GB RAM, 256GB Storage, Platinum
By Microsoft
$999.99
Microsoft Surface Pro 8-13" Touchscreen - Intel® Evo Platform Core™ i7-16GB Memory - 256GB SSD - Device Only - Platinum (Latest Model)
Microsoft Surface Pro 8-13" Touchscreen - Intel® Evo Platform Core™ i7-16GB Memory - 256GB SSD - Device Only - Platinum (Latest Model)
By Microsoft
$890.00
Microsoft QF8-00013 Surface Pro 9 13" Tablet, Intel i5, 8GB/256GB, Forest - (Renewed)
Microsoft QF8-00013 Surface Pro 9 13" Tablet, Intel i5, 8GB/256GB, Forest - (Renewed)
By Microsoft
$679.00
Microsoft Surface Pro 9 13" Touch-Screen Intel Core i5-16GB Memory - 256GB SSD Platinum
Microsoft Surface Pro 9 13" Touch-Screen Intel Core i5-16GB Memory - 256GB SSD Platinum
By Microsoft
$944.98
$1,049.99 10% OFF
Microsoft Surface Pro 7+ 256GB 11th Gen i7 16GB RAM with Windows 10 Pro (12.3-inch Touchscreen, Wi-Fi, 2.8GHz i7-1165G7, 15 Hr Battery, Newest Version) Commercial Packaging, Platinum 1NC-00001
Microsoft Surface Pro 7+ 256GB 11th Gen i7 16GB RAM with Windows 10 Pro (12.3-inch Touchscreen, Wi-Fi, 2.8GHz i7-1165G7, 15 Hr Battery, Newest Version) Commercial Packaging, Platinum 1NC-00001
By Microsoft
$888.00
$999.00 11% OFF

Exterior

Surface Pro 11
Dimensions11.3” x 8.2” x 0.37” (287 mm x 209 mm x 9.3 mm)
Weight1.97 lb (895 g)
Colors
Sapphire Dune Black Platinum
Keyboard and Trackpad
  • Not included.
  • Compatible with:
    • Surface Pro Flex Keyboard
    • Surface Pro Keyboard with pen storage
    • Surface Pro Signature Keyboard
    • Surface Pro Keyboard
    • Surface Pro X Signature Keyboard
    • Surface Pro X Keyboard

Display

Surface Pro 11
Size13 Inches
InfoSurface Pro with LCD
  • 13” PixelSense™ Flow Display
  • Resolution: 2880 x 1920
    5.53M Pixels.
  • Density: 267 PPI
  • Color profile: sRGB and Vivid
  • Dynamic refresh rate: up to 120Hz
  • Aspect ratio: 3:2
  • Contrast ratio: 1200:1
  • Touch: 10-point multi-touch
  • Gorilla® Glass 5
  • Adaptive Color
  • Adaptive contrast
  • Auto Color Management supported
  • Dolby Vision IQ™ support
Surface Pro with OLED
  • 13” PixelSense™ Flow Display
  • Resolution: 2880 x 1920
    5.53M Pixels.
  • Density: 267 PPI
  • Color profile: sRGB and Vivid
  • Dynamic refresh rate: up to 120Hz
  • Aspect ratio: 3:2
  • Contrast ratio: 1M:1 [new]
  • Touch: 10-point multi-touch
  • Gorilla® Glass 5
  • Adaptive Color
  • Adaptive contrast
  • Auto Color Management supported
  • Dolby Vision IQ™ support

Ports

Surface Pro 11
Ports
Left (2)
  • 2 x USB-C
    USB 4.0 (40 Gbps), DisplayPort 2.1, Power Delivery
Right (1)
  • 1 x Surface Connect
    Charging, Docking
Bottom (1)
  • 1 x Surface Type Cover
Under Kickstand (2)
  • 1 x nanoSIM card slot
  • 1 x SSD slot
    M.2 2230 NVMe slot

Internal Specs

Surface Pro 11
Processor
  1. Snapdragon X Plus (X1P-64-100)
    10 cores, 10 threads, → 3.40 GHz, 42MB Cache,
  2. Snapdragon X Elite (X1E-80-100)
    12 cores, 12 threads, → 3.80 GHz, 42MB Cache,

Geekbench 5 Single Core

Surface Pro 111
Snapdragon X Plus (X1P-64-100)2,419100.00%
2
Snapdragon X Elite (X1E-80-100)2,419100.00%
02,419

Geekbench 5 Multi-Core

Integrated Graphics
  1. Snapdragon X Plus (X1P-64-100)
    Adreno™ GPU
    3.8 TFLOPS,
  2. Snapdragon X Elite (X1E-80-100)
    Adreno™ GPU
    3.8 TFLOPS,
Memory
16GB 32GB
8448 MT/s LPDDR5x RAM
Storage
256GB 512GB 1TB
Removable PCIe Gen 4 SSD.
Fans Number1
Cooling InfoActive Cooling

Connectivity

Surface Pro 11
Wi-FiWi-Fi 7: IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax compatible.
BluetoothBluetooth Wireless 5.4 technology

Battery

Surface Pro 11
SizeSurface Pro with LCD
  • 48 Wh
    Nominal battery capacity.
  • 47 Wh
    Minimum battery capacity.
Surface Pro with OLED
  • 53 Wh
    Nominal battery capacity.
  • 51 Wh
    Minimum battery capacity.
Battery Life
  • Up to 14 hours of local video playback
  • Up to 10 hours of active web usage
Power Supply39W Power Supply

Software

Surface Pro 11
OSWindows 11 Home
Built-in Apps
  • Preloaded Microsoft 365 Apps
  • Microsoft 365 Family 30-day trial
  • Microsoft Defender App
  • Preloaded Xbox app
  • Xbox Game Pass Ultimate 30-day trial

Camera & Audio

Surface Pro 11
Camera
  • Windows Hello face authentication camera (front-facing)
  • 1440p front-facing camera with an ultrawide field of view [new]
    • Supports Windows Studio Effects with:
      • automatic framing
      • eye contact
      • and background blur
  • 10.5 MP rear-facing autofocus camera with Ultra HD and 4K video [new]
Audio
  • Dual far-field Studio Mics with voice focus
  • 2W stereo speakers with Dolby Atmos®
  • Support for Bluetooth LE Audio

Misc

Surface Pro 11
Inking
  • Designed for Surface Slim Pen for Business
  • Integrated storage and wireless charging for Surface Slim Pen 2 with Surface Pro Keyboard with Pen Storage for Business
  • Supports Microsoft Pen Protocol (MPP)
    4096 levels of pressure Tilt sensing Best in class latency Paper feel 0.1mm precision magnetic storage
  • Supports Tactile signals with Surface Slim Pen 2
  • The integrated storage and wireless charging for Surface Slim Pen 2 with Surface Pro Signature Keyboard
Sensors
  • Ambient color sensor
  • Accelerometer
  • Gyroscope
  • Magnetometer
Security
  • TPM 2.0 chip for enterprise-grade security and BitLocker support
  • Enterprise-grade protection with Windows Hello face sign-in
  • Windows 11 Secured-core PC
  • NFC authentication [new]
In the box
  • Surface Pro 11
  • 39W Power supply
  • Quick Start Guide
  • Safety and warranty documents
  • SIM card access tool
Warranty1-year limited hardware warranty

Key Features

Surface Pro 11
At Glance
Released in Mid
2024
OLED 2.8K
13”
1920p 60~120Hz
Weight
1.97 lb
0.89 kg
Up to
Snapdragon X Elite (X1E-80-100)
12C/12T, → 3.80 GHz
Geekbench 5
2,419
Single Core
With integrated
Adreno™ GPU
3.8 TFLOPS
Configurable up to
32GB
8448 MHz LPDDDR5X
Starting at
$999.99
X Plus, 16GB, 256GB, Win 11 Home
Wi-Fi 7
Bluetooth 5.4

Photos

Our analysis and reviews

Surface Pro 11 image

Creadit: Microsoft

What we like

Reasons to like about Surface Pro 11.

Supports Windows 11

Surface Pro 11 exceed all minimum system requirements for Windows 11.

RequirementsSurface Pro 11
Secure BootYes
TPM 2.0 TPM 2.0
ProcessorSnapdragon X Plus (X1P-64-100) → Snapdragon X Elite (X1E-80-100)
4GB RAM16GB → 32GB
64GB Drive256GBGB → 1TBGB
2 Cores CPU10 → 12 cores
Great battery life of up to 14-hours

According to Microsoft, the Surface Pro 11 lasts up to 14 hours of battery life.

  • Up to 14 hours of local video playback
  • Up to 10 hours of active web usage
Upgradable storage

Surface Pro 11 comes with a single removable M.2 SSD slot that you can replace and upgrade in the future. Learn more

Storage SlotsSurface Pro 11
M.2x1
SATA0

What we don't like

Reasons not to like about Surface Pro 11.

Non-upgradable memory

The memory on Surface Pro 11 is soldered to the motherboard, and there is no additional RAM slot for expansion. Since you can't change or add more RAM after you buy, you want to make sure you pick the configuration with the right amount of memory at the initial purchase. Learn more

MemorySurface Pro 11
Slots0 - Onboard
TypeLPDDDR5X
Speed8448 MHz

What's new

Improvements over its predecessor.

Supports faster memory

Surface Pro 11 supports a faster memory speed than the Surface Pro 10. It supports up to 8448MHz versus 7467MHz of system memory on the Surface Pro 10.

Memory type and speed
Surface Pro 11 - LPDDDR5X
8,448 MHz
Surface Pro 10 - LPDDR5x
7,467 MHz
Has one more port and slot

Surface Pro 11 has more ports and slots count than the Surface Pro 10. It has six versus five amount of ports and slots on the Surface Pro 10.

PortsSurface Pro 11Surface Pro 10
nanoSIM card slotYesNo
SSD slotYesYes
Surface ConnectYesYes
Surface Type CoverYesNo
Surface Type Cover portNoYes
Thunderbolt 4NoYes x2
USB-CYes x2No
Total65

What's missing

Downsides over its predecessor.

Supports smaller memory

Surface Pro 11 supports a smaller memory capacity than the Surface Pro 10. It only supports up to 32GB versus 64GB of system memory on the Surface Pro 10.

Max system memory size
Surface Pro 10
64 GB
Surface Pro 11
32 GB

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