Tuesday November 21, 2017

Tablet computers have taken an edge on regular PCs

Tablet computers have taken an edge on regular PCs

Why Buy Tablet PCs?

Tablet personal computers, also known as tablet PCs, are gaining popularity with every passing day. They are gradually replacing the personal computers in personal and professional environments. The major reason for their popularity is the ease of use, smaller size and efficient computing powers.

Tablet PCs have been around for over a decade but it has been only recently that they have gained traction. They usually lack an integrated keyboard but that is compensated for by a full-fledge touchscreen virtual keyboard. Some also uses stylus and digital pen devices to help in writing. Most Tablet PCs have a slate-like construction. You will find them to be mostly of the same size and dimensions. Screen size ranges from 7 inches to 11 inches. Apple’s iPad has a screen size of 9.7 inches whereas Samsung Galaxy tablet has a size of 10.1 inches.

Tablet PCs are packed with a high capacity processor usually of 1 GHz or higher numbers. They also come with greater memory that is usually above 512 MB though latest models of iPad have a memory of 1 GB. A high-definition camera has also become an integral part of tablet devices. Apple iPad takes the lead with an 8 MP rear camera and a front video call camera.

Tablets may have their own operating system or use regular software. Windows devices, for example, use the latest versions of the OS. Apple iPad uses the company operating system whereas Samsung Galaxy runs on Android OS. Irrespective of the type of OS and camera resolution, most tablet PCs have multi-touch screens, virtual keyboards, interactive applications and related features.

Tablet computers have taken an edge on regular PCs as they weigh as little as 1.3 lbs and can be stacked into a large pocket. You can carry them to work or use them at home. They are a perfect travel companion for business and personal use.

 

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