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Re: [LUG] New tablet computer


On 02/01/14 08:29, Neil Winchurst wrote:
On 01/01/14 21:53, Tom wrote:
On 01/01/14 17:49, Simon Avery wrote:

> If your wife does much typing then maybe reconsidering is an
option? If
> it's just web browsing with the odd facebook comment, she'll
prolly be
> okay with a tablet and if so, the Nexus is dandy.

You can connect a USB keyboard to just about any Android tablet.

Yes, I'm aware of the concept. But at that point, I do wonder why you
wouldn't just have a laptop instead.

Have you ever tried taking the keyboard of a laptop?
You can have a tablet - and turn it into a laptop when you feel like
Tom te tom te tom

I have never used a tablet, ever. I do have a smart phone running
Android. I have never ever had anything to do with any form of Apple
computer, so I am concerned that I will not be able to help if she
finishes up with an iPad.

This is the reason I am hoping she will choose something like a Samsung.
I might have a chance then. Even better a laptop where I could install
Linux. However, her money, her choice.


Perhaps something from the Asus transformer range, or a laptop with a touch screen?

Cheers roly :-)

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