Microsoft Surface Go
(€459 on pre-order)
If you’re looking for a really light, portable touchscreen tablet-laptop hybrid, Microsoft’s new Surface Go might work. It’s the same size and weight as an iPad but runs Windows, so you can use a cursor and a touchpad if you really like that format. The basic model comes with a pretty slim 64GB of storage memory and the chip is fairly weak, meaning it’s a little slow. To use as a laptop, you also need the keyboard, which costs an additional €100.
Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 (€699)
Samsung has always had a tough time competing with the iPad in the tablet world, so it’s going after a more work-friendly device. The new Galaxy Tab S4 still runs Android but can be plugged into a display accessory (Samsung’s Dex) to turn it into a full PC. Its 10.5inch ‘super Amoled’ screen is the same size as the current iPad Pro. However, a keyboard costs extra.
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