How do I connect my Samsung phone to my Surface Pro?

To link your Surface and Android

  1. On your Surface, type Your Phone in the search box on the taskbar, and then select the Your Phone app from the list of results.
  2. Select Android as your phone type.
  3. On your Android device, open your browser and go to to install the companion app.

Is Surface Pro 3 good for note taking?

Yes it is quite fine for “real” note taking. It takes some time to get use to using electric pens and touch screens for note taking but once you get use to that, it is good way to take notes. This is same for any touch device for note taking.

Which is better Surface Pro 3 or 4?

The biggest thing you’ll notice about the Surface Pro 4 is the fact that it has a 12.3-inch screen, but the tablet as a whole is no larger than the 12-inch Surface Pro 3. On top of being bigger, the Surface Pro 4’s display is also sharper, sporting a resolution of 2,736 x 1,824.

Can Surface Pro make phone calls?

You can use Surface Duo for a lot of things—including phone calls. The Phone app is already installed, so you’re ready to start calling.

Does Microsoft Surface Use Android?

Surface innovation comes to a dual-screen mobile device, featuring the best of Microsoft 365, every Android app in the Google Play store, phone calls, and more.

Which tablet is best for note-taking?

When it comes to Android, the Samsung Galaxy S7+ takes the best overall for note-taking and drawing….

  1. Apple Ipad Pro.
  2. Samsung Galaxy Tab S7+
  3. Microsoft Surface Pro 7.
  4. Samsung Galaxy Tab S6.
  5. Asus Transformer Mini.
  6. Lenovo Tab M10 Plus.
  7. New Microsoft Surface Go 2.

Can you download notability on Surface Pro?

Notability is not available for Windows but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on Windows with similar functionality. The best Windows alternative is Microsoft OneNote, which is free.

What’s the difference between surface Book 3 and 4?

Aside from the form factor, performance is the biggest differentiator between the Surface Laptop 4 and the Surface Book 3. The Surface Book 3 actually includes a dedicated GPU in the base. It’s an Nvidia GeForce GTX 1650 with 4GB GDDR5 in the 13.5-inch model and a GTX 1660 Ti in the 15-inch variant.

Does Surface Pro 3 have a Samsung SSD drive?

Note Not all Surface Pro 3 devices have a Samsung SSD disk drive. You can determine whether your Surface Pro 3 SSD disk drive is a Samsung by checking the Disk Drives category in Device Manager. There’s a Samsung SSD utility available to fix this issue. It updates the SSD firmware and optimizes the data that’s stored on the disk drive.

How to optimize SSD drive on Surface Pro 3?

Double-click the SSD Optimization Utility icon, and then click Yes to agree to run it. You are prompted to shut down your Surface Pro 3 after it has updated the Samsung SSD disk drive firmware. Turn on your Surface Pro 3, and then log on to Windows. The SSD Optimization utility now runs in the background to optimize the data on the SSD drive.

What can I do with my surface and Android devices together?

When you use your Surface and Android together, you can quickly and easily get to the things you use every day—your text messages, phone calls, notifications, photos, music, files, notes, to-dos, email, and more. Some apps might not be available in all countries or regions.

Can I use my Microsoft Sticky Notes on my surface?

If you use the Microsoft Sticky Notes app on your Surface, you can also get to your notes on both your Surface and Android. When you’re signed in with the same Microsoft account, your sticky notes stay in sync, so you can make changes in one place and see them in the other place.