A tablet is a portable IT device much smaller and lighter in weight in comparison to a laptop. This wireless slate style computer is deployed with a user-friendly and smart touchscreen interface. Its portability and performance have truly made it one of the most popular and desirable IT gadgets today. Some of the best know tablet brands in the market are Apple’s iPad, Amazon’s Kindle-Fire and Microsoft’s Surface. The popularity of this IT product can be gauged by the increasing number of working professionals opting for tablets for both personal and business use. And besides this, they are also coming in different styles such as convertible tablets, hybrid tablets and rugged tablets.
A tablet makes a great choice for those who are always on the go and want to stay connected with peers and family.
A workstation is basically a computer type. It is primarily used for CAM and CAD engineering apps, desktop publishing, software development and also those apps that require computing power in large amounts and high graphic capabilities.
They normally come with large graphic screen featuring high-resolution GUI and built in network. These devices also come with a RAM of at least sixty four megabytes. The two most common operating systems used in workstations are Windows NT and UNIX.
As compared to other IT products, workstation has a very high computing power that lies between that of a minicomputer and desktop computer. Some of the popular workstation brands include Lenovo and HP. Factors that make workstations a great investment decision are that they offer intelligent performance, enjoy improved productivity and can handle heavy workloads.