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Laptop vs tablet, which is right for me?

So you are shopping for a new portable computer. laptop vs tablet, which is better? Tablets and laptops have come a long way in recent years. Sometimes tablets have the same functions as a laptop, even equipped with a removable keyboard. Because they each deliver specialized experiences specific to their users, laptops, and tablets are popular among changing demographics and groups.

Laptops are generally characterized as mobile personal computers. Laptops let you perform all of the tasks you perform on your desktop but in a more mobile, compact way. While laptops have gotten smaller and lighter over the years, they've made tremendous strides regarding performance, power, and functionality.

Tablets are very lightweight, compact and easy to carry, but they do not possess the processing power that a laptop has. A tablet's functionality as a computer is limited, although quite sufficient for the needs of its most common users. Tablet users are usually those who casually browse the internet to read the news or social media or play web-based games or watch TV. Tablets are also used in specialized design and music careers.

When deciding between a laptop and a tablet, the best choice for you is the one that meets your specific needs. Think about the tasks you want the device to complete, and you'll discover which option is most convenient for you. 

Computer Corner can help you find the right one for you, contact us today to get started on your custom computer. 

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What Others Say About Computer Corner

Straightforward answers, quick service, and a friendly smile! Simply... 5-Star, A-Plus customer service.

Jan Owens
January 31, 2019

These guys are the best. They are very knowledgeable and reasonably priced!

Monica Cockerham Kilburn
January 28, 2019

These guys are the best thing since sliced bread! They know their stuff and are reasonably priced!

Monica Kilburn
January 28, 2019

I had a hard drive go down on a piece of video equipment. Michael and Computer Corner had me up and running in just a few days (parts had to be ordered). Thank you Computer Corner!

Bryan Rudolph
January 18, 2019

My son owns a computer businness in NC so when we needed someone local, we got a recommendation for Computer Corner from a friend. I am more than pleased. I will recommend them in a heartbeat. They communicated the status of my computer to me by text and the work was done very fast and the turnaround would probably have been faster if it hadn't been Thanksgiving week.

Casey Todd
November 28, 2018

Best experience I've had with laptop repairs in Florida. Answered my many questions quickly, informed me of all of my options, and made sure I took home a well tuned machine. All repairs are costly no matter where you go, but at least you get what you pay for with the helpful staff here. As I type this, I'm planning another trip to see them.

Miss Hex
November 21, 2018

5 STARS Great service at reasonable prices. I will continue to be a customer.

Nancy Nzg Gates
October 18, 2018

They took care of my computer promptly! Removed all of the viruses that were on my system and upgrade it to make it run like the day I bought it. I would highly recommend Computer Corner!

Shelbie Dasilva
October 17, 2018

Lost audio on laptop after windows update. Pleased with service to restore and pricing. Very knowledgeable and personable in explaining to a Sr citizen.

Becky Johnson Howerton
October 15, 2018

Outstanding service. They recovered my computer when it had been hacked and wouldn't reboot. I lost nothing and they cleaned the mess from the hackers. Could ask for better service, and they are very reasonable. I'll go back to them again if I ever have any problems.

Eileen Upton
October 12, 2018