Hampoo HCM 12 alternatives based on weight, screen-size and form-factor.
|HP Spectre x2, 12.0 inch, 830 grams (1.83 lbs)|
The fabulous looking HP Spectre x2 is another Surface-like tablet (but cheaper) with a cpu choice of Core m3, m5 and m7 processors. It will be competing with, among others, the recently launched Surface Pro 4 - the x2 can be configured with either 4GB or 8GB of RAM, and a solid-state drive with 128GB, 256GB or 512GB of SSD storage albeit the Full HD display is less than the Surface Pro 4's 2,763 x 1,824. There is a firm looking metal kick stand. Reports suggest the sound is very good partly due to the Bang & Olufsen 4 speakers and their positioning.
|Teclast x2 pro, 11.6 inch, 844 grams (1.86 lbs)|
So following on from their 8 and 9.7 inch dual boot devices Teclast have introduced a large tablet - the X2 Pro - which has a full HD 11.6 inch screen which is also able to boot Windows 10 or Android 4.4 (5.1 expected) and has a generous 4GB RAM and 64GB or 128GB storage options.
|Cube i7 Windows, 11.6 inch, 840 grams (1.85 lbs)|
It's the first Core M tablet from China - Cube's i7 is a large 11.6 inch IPS screen full HD tablet. Nicely made and solid in its metallic blue shell as you might it expect it ressembles other windows tablets in looks. It has the latest gen8 HD 5300 graphics and comes in 3G or 4G options and an optional keyboard.
|Toshiba Satellite Click 2, 13.3 inch, 1100 grams (2.43 lbs)|
Toshiba's Windows 8.1 Pro (64 bit) dockable tablet with 3 cell battery and claimed 8h 15 min life (Mobile Mark 2012). It has a slim satin gold chassis and a new hinge mechanism, full sized keyboard and large trackpad.
|ASUS Transformer Book T300Fa, 12.5 inch, 800 grams (1.76 lbs)|
The latest Core M processor, based on 5th-gen Core, enables a lightweight and yet relatively powerful Transformer Book. The T300Fa will sit between Atom-based and Core Haswell based products. Optional hard drive in the keyboard. Key feature: Fanless tablet with a total weight of 1600 grams.
|Acer Aspire Switch 11, 11.6 inch, 850 grams (1.87 lbs)|
The Acer Aspire Switch 11 is a 11.6" tablet with a keyboard dock. It is based on Intels Haswell platform with the Intel Core i3-4012Y as a processor. The display features a Full HD IPS panel. The detachable keyboard brings another USB 2.0 port to the device. The device itself features microSD, mircoUSB and an microHDMI port.
|Dell Latitude 13 7000, 13.3 inch, 920 grams (2.03 lbs)|
The Dell Latitude 13 7000 is a 2-in-1 dockable tablet powered by Intels Core M-5Y10a processor. The processor has a base-clock pf 800MHz with turbo-boost of up to 2GHz. The IPS Full HD 13.3" touchscreen has a digitizer interface as well as the finger touch layer. It supports almost all wireless standards with Bluetooth 4.0 WiFi a/b/g/n/ac and Miracast. The keyboard dock comes with 2 USB 3.0 ports and a mini displayport.
|Fujitsu Stylistic Q704, 12.5 inch, 980 grams (2.16 lbs)|
|HP Pro X2 410 G1, 11.6 inch, 830 grams (1.83 lbs)|
The HP Pro X2 410 G1 (also available as a consumer model HP Pavilion 11 X2) offers a fanless Core i5 CPU in an 820 gram tablet with an 1..6-inch IPS screen. It's a good set of specifications but do not that the CPU is the Y-variant (max 2.0Ghz clock) and that the screen res is only 1366x768. It's an interesting 2-in-1 with a nice keyboard and good total battery life but this business focused 'Pro' version is quite expensive.
|Medion Akoya P2212T, 11.6 inch, 840 grams (1.85 lbs)|
This model is being offered around the world for a very acceptable price. The best variant, with the N2920 and 4GB RAM) should satisfy most consumer computing needs and the full HD display is a real bonus. The tablet is a little heavy but as a computing package there's a lot of value in this 2-in-1
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