Defying the original expectations, 2020 turned out to be a huge year for tablets and laptops, including 2-in-1 laptops. As the COVID-19 pandemic forced widespread working and learning from home, demand skyrocketed for any computing devices that could help equip the remote workforce. And vendors have stepped up to the plate with new capabilities for 2-in-1 laptops and detachable tablets that are primed for remote work and education. Top releases this year included Lenovo’s ThinkPad X1 Fold, Apple’s iPad Pro and Samsung’s Galaxy Tab S7 Plus, along with tablets and convertible laptops from HP Inc., Dell, Microsoft and Panasonic.
What follows are CRN’s picks for the 10 coolest tablets and 2-in-1 laptops of 2020.
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