Windows 10: Windows tablet

  1.    14 Jan 2015 #1

    Windows tablet


    I am looking to purchase a windows 8 tablet that is capable of running the latest games and also be upgraded to windows 10 later on this year... Is this possible?
    I have read a couple of articles saying that running 3D games on tablets cannot be done but some say that it is possible with the latest nvidia tegra GPU.
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  2.    14 Jan 2015 #2

    Hi there.

    Expensive but is a winner in my book -- Surface Pro 3. You'll need at least the i5 version though. With the surface pro 3 you won't need a laptop either. BTW the graphics in the surface pro 3 is superb - blows any laptop with the measly 768 X 1366 display away utterly and looks brilliant on a large 50 inch monitor too.

    A bit "Wallet busting" but IMO worth it.

    I'm actually posting this on a surface pro 3 running W7/W8.1 and W10 as VM's CONCURRENTLY using CENTOS 7 as a HOST. Much better performance than my laptop - even with a SAP test IDES system running on the W7 VM !!!!. So running 3 VM's isn't a problem - on my 16GB RAM desktop with HDD's the system just DIES running these VM's on it (although the desktop has an older AMD processor).

    Get the LARGEST SSD because unlike a computer it's almost impossible to swap out any components later and ensure you have the full 8GB RAM.

    I've got the top i7 model though -- never regretted the purchase. I know I could have got cheaper but I had the money and its a beautiful piece of kit - even my colleagues using APPLE gear are fazed by it.

    Cheers
    jimbo
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  3.    14 Jan 2015 #3

    So are you saying the pro 3 can play latest 3d games?
    As you said that this tablet is very pricey! Are there cheaper tablets that can do what I want?
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  4.    14 Jan 2015 #4

    My own personal opinion, is buy a laptop. In the end, it'll do ya better...
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