Tablet PCs unite the effectiveness of a laptop computer with the simplicity of pen and paper. The slender, compact style of tablet PCs make them ideally suited to take along to conferences for writing notes and swapping data with peers and clients. Tablet computers are effortless to pack for use at seminars, school lectures or company events.
Samsung Galaxy Tablet PC
The Samsung Galaxy Tab mobile tablet PC weighs just 1 lb. and features a vivid 7-in. touchscreen display with 3D-like graphics, a swift 1 GHz processor and the Android 2.2 operating system in a streamlined and lightweight style.
The 3G-enabled Galaxy Tab PC will take advantage of the increased transfers of T-Mobile's enhanced HSPA+ network, which is being presented nationally and provides rates of speed very near to 4G connections. The device is also equipped with a rear-oriented camera for snapping photos in addition to a front-oriented camera for video chat using the preinstalled software. The Galaxy Tab also includes the Kindle for Android app, free Slacker Radio, plus the Asphalt 5 HD driving video game.
Since it is intended to easily fit into one hand, it's effortless to type on the Galaxy Tab's virtual QWERTY keyboard with Swype technology. Other functions incorporate Bluetooth 3.0 wireless connectivity for hands-free gadgets, microSD expansion, HDMI video output, and approximately eight hours of battery capacity.
Motorola XOOM Tablet PC
The Motorola XOOM Tablet PC for Verizon Wireless boasts a dual-core processor with both cores operating at 1 GHz, 10.1-inch widescreen HD display screen, and 3G connectivity. The XOOM also provides Adobe Flash Player. It utilizes Google's Android 3.0 Honeycomb operating system, which provides a multitouch, holographic software that enhances on Android offerings such as widgets, multitasking, browsing, notices and personalization. The Motorola XOOM has the most current Google Mobile enhancements, such as Google Maps 5.0 with 3D communication, Google eBooks and Google Talk equipped with video and voice chat.
There is also a front-oriented 2-megapixel camera for video chats over Wi-Fi or 3G/4G LTE using Google Talk, in addition to a rear-oriented 5-megapixel camera that records video clips in 720p HD. The 10.1-inch screen supplies gaming performance similar to a game console on its 1280 x 800-pixel display, plus it boasts a built-in gyroscope, barometer, e-compass, accelerometer, and flexible illumination for different sorts of software programs.
Other functions are 32 GB internal storage space, memory expansion by means of various microSD cards, Wireless-N Wi-Fi networking with Mobile Hotspot functionality, Bluetooth for hands-free gadgets and stereo audio MP3 streaming, usage of private and company email, HD 1080p video playback, HDMI output that allows you to connect to an appropriate HDTV or monitor, and a 3250 mAh battery for as much as 10 hours of Wi-Fi browsing.
Fujitsu LifeBook T580 Tablet PC
The Fujitsu LifeBook T580 Tablet PC comes with a 10.1-inch HD WXGA LED back-lit LCD display screen that has a dual digitizer and N-Trig pen recognition. This tablet PC also uses Windows 7 Professional and your choice of an Intel Core i5 or i3 CPU. Additional features include things such as four-finger capacitive multitouch interface, 2 GB DDR3 800 MHz SDRAM RAM, a 160 GB S-ATA 5400 RPM disk drive and 802.11 a/b/g/n Wi-Fi.
ASUS EEE Slate EP121
The ASUS EEE Slate EP121 Tablet PC has a 12.1-inch capacitive, weight-sensing, multitouch LED back-lit HD screen for bright HD fun and perceptive navigation. It is less than 1 in. deep and created with Gorilla Glass for convenient transportability and sturdy resilience.
Additional functions consist of a digitizer pen with Windows 7 pen capabilities for precise writing and illustrating consistency, Intel Core i5-470UM CPU with Intel HD visuals for energy efficient multitasking efficiency and 1080p HD playback, a 64GB solid-state hard drive for retaining and locating pictures and documents, Flash 10.1 support, Wireless-N and Bluetooth v3.0, and the Windows 7 Home Premium operating system.
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