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Both have benefits and disadvantages. The iOS software and optimized apps available for iPad are generally better than what's available for Windows. The fact that Windows tablets can run almost all Windows applications and make traditional PC things like connecting to a flash drive gives it an edge over the iPad.
It's when you want to do more intensive tasks like game, photo and video editing, or encoding that choice becomes a bit more complicated, and both the regular iPad and Surface Go lose its appeal.
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Everything boils down to what you want to do and how you plan to use any device you buy. Fortunately, you have many good alternatives to choose from.
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