android tablets - Uganda
Tablets are larger than smartphones, with most having screens of between 7" and 13.3", yet smaller and more compact than most laptops, and most weigh less than half a Kg. Tablet PCs are phasing out traditional laptops gradually; and the free license Microsoft windows 10 operating system is growing the number of cheap windows tablets in the market speeding up the migration to tablet computers from windows desktops and laptops because a windows tablet has an edge to run all the windows software running on your desktops/laptops!
The cheapest tablets are WiFi only enabled and usually use Google's android operating system, however a good tablet PC in Uganda needs to have a SIM card and be 3G inbuilt because we dont have fluent WiFi coverage to access internet accross Uganda.
A good android Tablet PC to use in Uganda should atleast have specifications below:
- Dual Core processor with atleast 1.2GHZ procesor speed.
- 1 GB RAM
- Internal disk space can be 4GB+ but Should have SD card capability - averagely 32GB to settle your storage needs.
- SIM card slot with 3G/4G inbuilt
- Atleast 1024x600 screen resolution - 7 inch size and above is fine.
- A good camera should be atleast 5mp/1.3mp. However camera clarity differes basing on many other aspects.
Reasons to buy a Tablet PC in Uganda
1. Tablet Computers are very portable
No matter where business or pleasure takes you, they can take a tablet PC along with you. Sure, notebooks are also portable, but they are heavier and can't easily be held with just one hand. Tablet PCs are also great for entertaining the kids on long car or plane trips; just put on a film or let them open a game, and they'll be pleasantly quiet for a good length of time. Not to mention the tablet pc is the ideal medium for business presentations at customer meetings.
2. Great e-book reader
While most electronic books can be read on nearly any electronic device, reading is better on a tablet. It's a lot more enjoyable to read novels when on the sofa, rather than sitting upright in a desk chair in one's home office.
3. It's comfortable to use
Tablets are sized to fit comfortably in one's hands, even allowing you to hold the tablet with one hand which is great for reading or sharing the screen with others. Some tablet PCs offer rotating screens which makes using them with another person even easier. Since it's also lightweight, it will be a go-to device when one needs to choose between a light weight tablet or a more cumbersome notebook computer.
4. Tablet computers are very functional
Tablet PCs make it easy to take most of what is in one's PC with them where ever they go. Tablet users are never more than a few taps away from writing an email, chatting on Skype or searching the Internet to get information for their next big project.
5. A tablet PC has powerful social networking tools
Since tablet computers are designed to connect to the Internet, tablets have great network applications that allow connecting with family, friends and business contacts on social media sites, collaborating on projects via cloud based applications and reading or watching the latest news.
6. Tablet PCs are affordable
There are no shortage of choices in the tablet PC market, which means that there are products of all levels for every budget. It also costs less to support since it isn't as fully functional as a regular desktop, and therefore fewer viruses are likely to harm the tablet.
7. Tablet Computers are great for meetings
Whether the user is taking notes, recording what's said or giving the presentation, a tablet is a useful in many situations. There's no need to remember a pad of paper and a pen or pre-printed notes to help give a speech–all that information can be stored on a tablet. Users can reference past meeting notes without having to return to their office and look for them on their desktop. If the meeting brings up a question which requires an email being sent out ASAP? Send it off as soon as it gets typed up. For those who are ever stuck in a dull meeting, they can easily multi-task by catching up on some other work.
8. It's better than a smartphone
While a phone may be labelled "smart," trying to take notes during a meeting or watching movies on it during a five-hour flight just won't cut it on such a small device. Tablet PCs are larger and offer a better overall user experience whether reading, writing or watching a movie.
9. A tablet PC has better user experience
Tablet PCs are larger and offer a better overall user experience whether reading, writing or watching a movie.
For those who've been on the fence about investing in a tablet PC, now is a great time to get one. Tablets have never been more affordable and they're so useful that after using them for a matter of days, owners will wonder how they ever managed without one.