It’s that time of year again! Is this the year your high school senior will be off to college? Looking for a perfect gift? Why not select a Tablet PC – one of the best technology tools to help your grad succeed in his or her academic endeavors?
The Tablet PC offers such a vast multitude of functionality. This device can satisfy a wealth of needs from taking notes and writing papers, to accessing information and communicating on the go. Here we have made student-friendly choices of the current Tablet PC models available to help take the guess work out of picking the right gear for your graduate!
Tablet PC Grad Buyer’s Guide – Our Picks:
Desktop Replacements: These models have larger displays and similar processing/multimedia power as a desktop PC, however this comes at the expense of extra size, weight and less battery life.
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Toshiba Tecra M4
|Acer TravelMate C310 |
The Acer C314 features a large 14.1″ display and a unique ergonomic keyboard design. The sturdy build and hefty power make this model a good bet for the student or professional who needs to take their Tablet PC out on the road.
Acer TravelMate C310 Reviews / Acer TravelMate C310 Opinions
Semi-Portable: These models offer a balance between power and portability.
Fujitsu LifeBook T4000
|Acer TravelMate C200 Tablet PC |
The Acer Travelmate C200 features an innovative sliding display and is available in two distinct configurations. The “souped up” model has Bluetooth, a slot-loading DVD burner, dedicated graphics and a powerful Pentium M processor. For those who love the sleek design, but don’t need all the extra power, a base configuration featuring a Celeron M processor makes the C200 an affordable option.
Acer TravelMate C200 Reviews / Acer TravelMate C200 Opinions
Ultra-Portables: These systems don’t have the biggest screens or fastest performance, but they will not weigh your student down. These two models weigh less than a textbook!
IBM/Lenovo ThinkPad X41
Whether you’re toting this tiny convertible to a customer site, visiting patients, or running from meeting to meeting, the LifeBook P1500D notebook offers you the comfort and ease of a notebook combined with the amazing versatility of a tablet.
Fujitsu P1510D Reviews / Fujitsu P1510D Opinions