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Pen for handwriting
Touch tablets are useful gadgets, but they can be real productive tools with the inclusion of a pen. The pen can be used to write on the screen, making it good for taking notes in meetings and similar functions.
The Microsoft Surface Pro has such a pen, and it turns that tablet into a nice note-taking machine. The Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 also has a pen and it extends the usefulness of that tablet.
Only a few other tablets have a pen with handwriting capability (and a popular phone) and our dream tablet needs it to appeal to many.
Retina display resolution
Anyone who has worked with a laptop with a true high-resolution display knows how much better they are than standard resolution models. Apple started the Retina display thing with its MacBook Pro laptops, and recently Google joined in the fun with the Chromebook Pixel.
Our dream tablet needs a screen with the same high-resolution technology used on the two laptops mentioned. These displays make text particularly crisp, and reading is a common usage for a tablet.
The higher-resolution display also makes eye strain a thing of the past for those who use their tablets for hours at a time.
Our perfect tablet needs lots of oomph to drive graphic-intensive apps, especially games. That means an 8-core processor like the newest Exynos from Samsung with good graphics-handling capability.
This processor and good graphics handling will make our tablet handle even the most demanding task with ease. Single tasking or multiple tasking will not matter; this tablet will be a screamer.