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5 reasons a Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 can replace your laptop

Sarah K. White | Dec. 22, 2015
More people are turning to tablets for work -- and there are more options than the iPad Pro. Here are five reasons why you should consider the Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 for your next work device.

There's also Samsung Knox, which offers enhanced mobile security for the enterprise. It offers a ton of features, whether you're an employee looking to comply with IT security standards at your company or you're an IT manager looking to bring Android devices into the workplace. It offers all the security features businesses need in order to feel comfortable deploying Android technology and Samsung devices in the workplace.

Pros and cons

As with any device, there are a few downsides. For one, this device does trail the iPad Air 2 slightly in performance, but with 3GB of RAM, you really aren't going to notice the difference. And Android does have fewer tablet-ready apps when compared to the iOS App Store, but you'll find that most apps find their way to the Google Play store sooner or later.

On the plus side, you can currently find the 32GB Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 for less than the iPad Air 2 16GB model at around $400. And it's important to note that the S2 base model offers 32GB of storage that you can expand up to 128GB with a microSD card, something Apple charges a premium for. And on the pro side, you've have the capability to use a mouse with this device, which you cannot do with the iPad. The host of connectivity options might seal the deal, giving you the flexibility of a notebook when you add a keyboard and mouse, but the portability and functionality of a tablet.


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