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Which of these features is a common characteristic of tablet computing devices?

A) Designed for upgradability

B) System memory is fixed

C) Uses hard drive storage technology

D) A keyboard is the primary input device

E) It’s never in the spot where I think I left it

The answer: B) System memory is fixed

The system memory configuration of a tablet device is usually fixed. This is in contrast to the tablet storage, which can sometimes be increased through the use of a memory card slot.

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