Laptops became tablets for the sake of convenience, but looks like tablets are going back to becoming mini-laptops. The tablets aren’t just increasing in terms of size, they now come with the features of a desktop or a laptop – convertibles, for instance, become laptops by attaching a keyboard.
With rumors of Samsung launching a whopping 18.4-inch tablet, the days are not far where tablets will once again be called laptops.
All you need to know about Samsung’s 18.4-inch tablet
1. Display: 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution
2. Operating System: Android Lollipop 5.1
3. Processor: octa-core 64-bit 1.6GHz Exynos 7580 processor
4. Camera: 8-megapixel rear camera, 2.1-megapixel front camera
5. Storage: 2GB of RAM, 32GB of internal storage
6. MicroSD Card: Yes
7. Battery: 5700 mAh
This rumored tablet by Samsung codenamed “Tahoe” is said to be manufactured keeping schools, offices and living rooms in mind.
The tablet world
Since the inception of tablets, the industry has witnessed many changes in it. What was supposed to be handy mini-laptop became a phone with the features of a computer, later known as phablet. Even today, there are a variety of tablets in the market that are designed especially for gaming to workstations on-the-go.
When it comes to competing in the domain, from the biggest of brands to not-so-known companies, everyone is trying their hands on this gadget. Samsung, Google and Lenovo’s tablets are currently ruling the market. Microsoft, another technology giant, is now looking forward to launch Surface Pro 4 to compete and capture a large chunk of the market.