A screen size of 10 inches was always considered to be perfect for a full-sized tablet device. However, the growth of 12-inch tablets made them mid-sized but their popularity did not fade. The display is smaller than that of laptops but sufficient to perform all the tasks a laptop can do.

Not only do the standard 10 inch tablets perform excellently at regular tasks of a small-screen device but also serve well at video playing and handling high-quality games. They are quite good at productivity and business applications and used by millions of corporate travelers for on-the-go efficiency. Some people, however, find it too heavy to be carried along.

Here are the top reasons to consider a 10 inch tablet over others. This does not mean that smaller screen devices don’t offer advantages. But a 10-inch tablet is worth investing in for a more convenient life at home and during travel.

  1. Facilitates Reading

Those who are purchasing a tablet to be used as an e-reader should consider a 10-inch device for optimum performance. A bigger screen makes it easy to go through PDFs and e-books.

  1. Helps Easier Working

You must have experienced, at some time or the other, the trouble in typing reports or lengthy emails on a small screen. If you have not yet, a ten-inch tablet can save you from a great frustration. If you are planning to use a tablet for working, a 10 inch is the best option.

  1. Exceptional Functionality

A bigger sized tablet offers more space for advanced hardware and that lets the tablet run faster, perform efficiently and carry out multiple tasks smoothly. Any operating system can run flawlessly on a 10 inch tablet. Two devices from Apple come in this size range. The first is the 2017 Apple iPad 9.7 inch and the other is the 10.5 inch iPad Pro. Windows-powered models include Lenovo Yoga Book and the Samsung Galaxy Book featuring a 10.6-inch screen. There are lots of options for Android users ranging from the affordable Samsung Galaxy Tab A with a 10.1-inch screen and the Lenovo Yoga Book version running Android.

  1. Allows Playing Games

If you are fascinated by digital apps and games, a 10-inch tablet screen offers the perfect way to have some fun time. You can enjoy the gaming experience to its best with a 10-inch tablet device.

  1. Excellent for Watching Movies

A 10-inch tablet screen is perfect for watching your favorite TV show or movie. Watching some media is a great way to fully utilize your device. There is nothing better than a standard 10-inch tablet device for enjoying multimedia.

  1. A Practical Laptop

A 10 inch tablet can be instantly transformed into a practical laptop by attaching a functional keyboard. It becomes an important tool for increasing the productivity.

When using the 10-inch tablet in portrait mode, thumb typing still remains possible. However, the question arises upon using the tablet in landscape mode. A smart trick is using the split keyboard that Windows and iOS devices offer. This functionality offers a divided keyboard on the two sides of the tablet screens for easy reach of all the keys. Another popular method is to lay down the device and type using the forefinger. Buying an additional keyboard is also practical.

  1. Lightweight Construction

Devices with standard size are quite portable as compared to laptops. However, carrying a device around is something challenging and only done when the users know that they will need the tablet. These devices are not designed to fit into a purse but they can be accommodated in a briefcase or backpack and carried around. People who own a 10 inch tablet can look for a gadget bag for convenient carrying during travel.

  1. Affordable Prices

A regular 10 inch tablet can cost anywhere around $500 and there are many other more affordable options available.


Though this guide is a good rule, individuals should try out various sizes and shapes to decide the best product for them.

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