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E-Readers Overview: ASUS Tablet

Screen

12.1" LED Backlight WXGA (1280x800) Screen Capacitive and Electromagnetic Panel with AFFS.

Features

The new Eee Slate B121 tablet combines innovation and design excellence with the benefits of Genuine Windows® 7 making it perfect for corporate, commercial and organizational users. Designed as the world’s most powerful tablet PC, it features an Intel® Core™ i5 processor, full Genuine Windows® 7 Professional or Ultimate, and can run the same software as any notebook or desktop PC. It also ships with the added security of Trusted Platform Module (TPM) technology, and all purchases come with unlimited ASUS WebStorage access for one year - free of charge!

Pros and Cons

Best Features

Windows 7 operating system makes the learning curve for use very short. Touch Screen makes the need for mice and keyboards unnecessary but a Bluetooth keyboard and mouse can be added if needed. Works just like a desktop or laptop personal computer. The full Microsoft Office suite of products are an optional addition to this tablet.

Content Management

Files can be saved on the computer or on the ASUS WebStorage.

Transferring e-content files

Files can be downloaded directly from the web, no need to sync with a desktop PC.

Browser Functionality

Internet Explorer browser comes standard but other browsers can be added.

Screen Display

12.1" LED Backlight WXGA (1280x800) Screen Capacitive and Electromagnetic Panel with AFFS.  Display is sharp and clear, touchscreen makes everything easy to use. Operates much like a smart phone, only bigger.

Keypad

Keypad is easily accessed with a button at the top left of the tablet and can be kept floating in a number of positions on the desktop. Alternatively, a Bluetooth keyboard is available.

 

ASUS Tablet Introduction

Tech Specs

Price: $349 - $899

Size: 312 x 207.2 x 16.95 mm (WxDxH)

Weight: 1.16 Kg

Memory: 64GB SSD

Compatibility

Formats

Documents: all document formats
Audio: mp3, wav, aac
Image: tif, jpeg, gif