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Inexpensive Windows Tablets for CAPI

I need to run offline surveys. I understand that SSI Web CAPI will only run on Windows computers. Can you give me the names of a couple of affordable Windows tablets?

By the time this article is published (February 2014), it will probably be out-of-date since sales come and go and new models seem to be released every week. So let me tell you how I arrived at some recommendations for you.

I did a quick Internet search to find a tablet that has an Intel Atom chip as the processor (or more expensively, Core i5/i7) as well as a copy of the Windows software. It produced a list with hundreds of links in it.

For example, this link to Best Buy features the Asus Transformer T100. It costs $350 but this tablet also features a keyboard, in case that is of interest to you. Best Buy: Asus Transformer T100

I also went to the Microsoft Store, and looked under their tablet listings. Of that list, $229 Dell Venue 8 Pro or $299 Lenovo Miix 2 look to be excellent choices. Microsoft Store

Update: On October 20, 2014, a new search revealed that HP is producing a 7-inch Windows tablet for $100. http://liliputing.com/2014/09/hp-stream-7-stream-8-tablets-coming-november-100.html

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