A taiblet computer, or simply tablet, is a mobile computer wi display, circuitry an battery in a single unit. Tablets are equipped wi sensors, includin cameras, microphone, accelerometer an touchscreen, wi finger or stylus gestures replacin computer mouse an keyboard. Tablets mey include pheesical buttons, e.g., tae control basic features sic as speaker volume an pouer an ports for network communications an tae charge the battery. An on-screen, pop-up virtual keyboard is uisually uised for typin. Tablets are teepically lairger than smart phones or personal deegital assistants at 7 inches (18 cm) or lairger, measured diagonally.
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