As we've already discussed, tablets have a lot of great advantages. However, typing isn't typically one of them.
While many tablets have excellent screen-based keyboards, they still lack the response time and tactile feel of an actual, physical keyboard. This can make typing lengthy reports and e-mails on your tablet a time consuming endeavor.
Fortunately, many tablets have external keyboards available. Some operate with an external connection to the tablet, while others use Bluetooth connectivity. The Asus Eee Pad Transformer has an available keyboard and dock accessory that effectively turns the tablet into a netbook all for just $150.
Next, let's talk about hard drives for your tablet.