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What can I do with a tablet?

New to tablets and not sure what exactly they can do? You’ve come to the right place. We’re here to show you the different uses for a tablet and why it might just be the right mobile device for you.

Social networking & communications
Tablets are also commonly used for emails, video calls with loved ones and keeping track of your social networks like Facebook* and Twitter*. The intuitive experience of tablets makes connecting with your loved ones much more enjoyable.

Looking to get work done? Tablets may also be used for work and are ideal for someone who’s constantly on the move. Invest in a bigger tablet that comes with a keyboard for better productivity. Windows* tablets also give you the added benefit of enjoying the same apps (e.g. Microsoft Office) across your office computer and personal tablet.

Internet browsing
For starters, surfing the web on tablets offers bigger screen size compared to smartphones and more mobility compared to laptops. Whether it's with Wi-Fi or a 4G network, catching up on the latest news, gossip or even shopping online is a breeze.

Gaming on a tablet very often is a step up from mobile gaming as many tablets offer a powerful processor together with a big screen size1. Pair that with the huge variety of games available, tablet gaming is more popular than ever. From simple games like Tetris* and Flappy Bird* to complicated strategy games like Final Fantasy*, whatever tickles your fancy; you can play it on a tablet.

For all you movie and TV buffs out there, tablets are ideal for catching up on your favorite shows wherever you are because of the large screen size and amazing graphics on some tablets. You can also listen to your favorite tunes and view all of your photos on the go too.

Portable, easy to use and entertaining, teachers and students are finding new ways to incorporate tablets in classrooms around the world. Be it for taking down notes, sharing a presentation or even creating videos to share, the lightweight and long battery life2 of tablets makes learning more fun.

Now that you have a rough idea of the things you can do, here’s how to find the right tablet for you!

1. Software and workloads used in performance tests may have been optimized for performance only on Intel microprocessors. Performance tests, such as SYSmark and MobileMark, are measured using specific computer systems, components, software, operations and functions. Any change to any of those factors may cause the results to vary. You should consult other information and performance tests to assist you in fully evaluating your contemplated purchases, including the performance of that product when combined with other products. For more information go to http://www.intel.com/performance.

2. Battery life may vary depending on hardware, software, operating conditions and system configurations. Please contact the respective device manufacturer for more information on battery life.

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