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OEMTV – Rise of the 2-in-1 PCs

Watch Marlowe Dayley and I discuss trends in 2-in-1 and convertible PCs.  Also see the latest designs first hand as we review new-to-market designs.





  • Microsoft-Store-Event-Palo-Alto[1:40] Anyone who is old enough to have used a computer for any length of time knows that PCs and the various devices we choose to do our “computing” on have changed drastically over the years.. And we have more choices than ever.  So tell us more about this latest evolution.

  • [4:20] Of course we know that even in this 2-in-1 device category, the devices are not all the same.  What are some of the differences between the various devices?
  • [6:26] So some detach, and some convert.  Are there any benefits or drawbacks to either choice? 
  • [14:55] What are some of the things one should consider when looking at 2-in-1s with regard to the keyboard?
Check out all of these devices and more at the Microsoft Store!
2-in-1 PCs

In today’s internet-everywhere world, you need to be able to work wherever you are. That’s why you need a great 2-in-1 computer. Microsoft Store offers a curated selection of best-in-class 2-in-1 PCs, from leading brands like Lenovo, HP, Dell, ASUS, Acer, Samsung, and Toshiba. Whether it’s a convertible tablet, 2-in-1 laptop, hybrid computer, or a convertible laptop, the Microsoft Store has the best convertible tablets that are just right for you.

When you’re deciding what to buy, consider your needs. Windows 2-in-1 PCs come in a variety of configurations with powerful processors like AMD, Pentium, Intel Core i5, Intel Core i7, and a variety of displays, hard drives (HDD) and solid state drives (SSD) and memory so you can run multiple programs simultaneously with great performance without slowing down. Other things to consider when buying a new convertible tablet are screen size, graphics, form factor, battery life, and price. Microsoft Store has the best Windows 2-in-1 PCs that take full advantage of the Windows 10 operating system, including the ultimate Windows 2-in-1 PC, the new Surface Pro 4. Whatever you choose, a thin and light tablet with Windows 10 operating system or later will let you store all of your videos, songs, photos, and files. You can also run Microsoft Office and create Excel, Word, and PowerPoint documents.