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Choosing and Buying Table PCs, What you need to know

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Choosing and Buying Tablet PC

For those who have been around for a while, you would have seen how computers have evolved from the early days of personal PCs. If you know that Apple is not a fruit, you will also know that there are so many personal computer and Tablet PCs to choose from. It can be confusing at times to figure out what the best Tablet PC is. That being said, why would you want to choose the best Tablet PC? You will be better of looking for the most appropriate Tablet PC for your needs. Let's talk about what you need and linking that to a Tablet PC.

Choosing and buying Tablet PC: Deciding what you need

The most difficult part of choosing any computer appliance is separating your wants from your needs. That can be a true test when it comes to choosing a Tablet PC. Most people contemplating buying a Tablet PC want to probably do the following:

Internet browsing: If you don't want to connect to the internet, what is the point of buying a computer or even a Tablet PC? Most consumers will want a Tablet PC that will connect to the internet so the could do some internet shopping; read and send emails; chat to friends and family using Skype or any other communication voice applications.

Weight: Another reason why some people will consider buying a Tablet PC will be because they don't want to carry dead weight around. They are looking for something portable and small. That is why most find a Tablet PC appealing.

Sex Appeal: Most Tablet PCs have a certain charm to them that makes you want to own one. Think about the iPad from Apple. If the iPad was available for $50, it will be selling faster than slice bread. Some will probably by a couple just for fun. The cute factor of Tablet PCs make them irresistible to many.

You will find it hard to really justify a Tablet PC as a necessity. However, wanting to buy a Tablet PC doesn't' make the choice any easier. Here are a few things to consider when choosing and buying a Tablet PC.

Choosing and buying Tablet PC: What to look for

Tablet PC Ram: Memory can never be enough. If you are considering a Tablet PC, you should weigh the amount of memory that comes with the Tablet PC. This is because some Tablet PCs like most portable computers; it is not always easy to upgrade the memory. You will be better of spending more on a Tablet PC with more memory than you will actually need. Sooner or later, you will discover that your Tablet PC seems to shrink in memory. The more applications you install on your Tablet PC, the slower it will start to perform. That goes for every PC out there.

Tablet PC hard drive: You need enough space to store your music files and other pirated stuff you've downloaded from the internet. At first, having a hard drive of 160GB might sound huge and enough. You will be surprised how much space you can use over the course of a year. You will then be forced to either delete your music and video libraries or upgrade your hard drive.

Processor and Tablet PC: There is no need to worry too much about the processor because most Tablet PCs will run on the major brands of processors. Having a supersonic processor will not make your Tablet PC faster if the other components are slow.

Tablet PC and OS: The operating system of your Tablet PC is something to consider before spending your hard earned cash. Most internet users will gravitate towards Microsoft windows because of the popularity and millions of user base. There are those who will want to put Linux on their Tablet PC because they feel it is faster. You just need to remember that if you don't know a lot about computers, you will better off sticking to the OS you are familiar with. There is nothing like Windows is better than Linux or Android. They are different and they all have different strengths and weaknesses.

Tablet PC and Sound Quality: The sound quality is an important part of buying a Tablet PC. Multimedia is what computing is all about and a mediocre sound system is just unacceptable. That is because a Tablet PC will cost you more and the least you will want is quality sound for your money.

Tablet PC and Battery Life: If you have to keep recharging your battery after an hour, it will be really frustrating in the long run. A decent battery life is part of the experience of having a Tablet PC. If you are afraid of using your Tablet PC away from any electrical source because if will shut down on you, you will be better off doing something better with your money.



Sep 29, 2010 11:01pm
I've been thinking about getting a tablet computer. Can't decide, but your computer is certainly a big help.
Oct 2, 2010 10:14pm
Your info is useful for anyone who will buy tablet PC. I only focus on justifying our need to buy table PC. This is the most important then deciding which one. Anyway, Thanks.
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