Razor Edge Pro may be able to handle majority of pc games at 720p on medium-low since they have nVidia gpu 640m, but surface pro 3 only has Intel iris igp it would perform worse than edge.
Surface Pro 3 only has Intel HD 4200, 4400, or 5000. --- 15.4" Retina MacBook Pro (Mid 2012) | Node 304 mITX | Gigabyte Z87N-WIFI | Intel Core i5-4670K | Asus GTX 760 | Corsair 1x8GB | EVGA 600W | 120+240GB SSDs
#12Chargers_31Posted 8/22/2014 7:54:47 PM
A tablet is NOT the same as a laptop.
That's why he said pick one.
#13ChromaticAngelPosted 8/22/2014 8:01:28 PM
they are prone to overheating, would not recommend gaming anything other than older GOG software even if the integrated graphics is powerful enough to handle it. --- RPG Spotlight: Divinity 2 http://www.gog.com/game/divinity_2_developers_cut Short Summary: http://pastebin.com/9ULqSth8
#14Explicit DankPosted 8/22/2014 9:22:20 PM
My Venue Pro 8 can play Skyrim, X:com and such on low settings, so I imagine most newer tablets could run at least that level of game on medium settings. --- Parental Advisory - Explicit Dank
#15kobalobasileusPosted 8/22/2014 11:41:08 PM
You have to acknowledge the fact that any tablet is only useful for a specific type of gaming. Nobody in the Android and iOS camps can strut around bragtrolling their platform's AAA releases. When you game on a Windows tablet, you can primarily play tablet games.
That said, since non-RT Windows is backward compatible, you can theoretically play a bunch of old games (available at your friendly GOG.com) that primarily use the mouse for interaction via screen-pokes.
#16EciDemonPosted 8/23/2014 12:50:12 AM
while I'm not interested in tablet gaming or such to me the better option would be the nVidia shield gaming tablet and then do the game streaming. --- | Gigabyte GTX 780 Ti SLI | i7 2600K @4.6Ghz | | Asus P8Z68-V/GEN3 | 16GB DDR3 1600 | X-Fi Titanium champion | Ps3/360/Ps4 |
#17blablablax17Posted 8/23/2014 2:12:55 AM
I can play anything (with low settings and great fps) on my Surface Pro 2. I imagine the Pro 3 is slightly better.
No idea about that other thing tho. --- Posted using GameFlux
#18GamingLablet(Topic Creator)Posted 8/25/2014 9:51:46 AM
do you ever come into issues with battery life, or even heat on your SP2?
#19IBKNAWTUPosted 8/25/2014 10:10:03 AM
Some people can't move on. Tablet's wont run much, but modern laptops will run things pretty fine. Not as good as a Desktop, obviously, but still good for a portable solution. --- Gabe: Reality has exiled you, you are no longer bound by its laws. - HoboSpartan
#20JrambharosePosted 8/25/2014 10:11:00 AM
SP3 has serious issues with heat and cpu throttling, I wouldn't recommend getting one for gaming. --- [M18X_R2 i7-3630QM SLI GTX680M 16GB RAM 240GB mSATA SSD 2x750GB 1x320GB HDD] [GS70 i7-4700HQ GTX765M 16GB RAM 2x128GB SSD Super RAID 1x1TB HDD]