It’s handy in a pinch

Which of these characteristics is most likely to be associated with a tablet?

A) Repairs can be done on-site

B) Provides storage across multiple drives

C) Uses solid-state storage

D) Memory upgrades can be easily upgraded

E) Can double as a nifty mirror when the screen is black

The answer: C) Uses solid-state storage

Tables use solid-state storage exclusively, since using a moving hard drive would be problematic on a device that is constantly on the move.

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