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Motion Computing LS800 Tablet PC

Motion Computing LS800 Tablet PC
alaScore 75

12 reviews

Sep, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 12 reviews from magazines and websites. Views about the screen and design are on the whole positive. The usability and portability are also appreciated. The value for money and battery get less positive opinions.

portability, usability, design, screen

battery, value for money

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Motion Computing LS800 Tablet PC is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 75/100 = Good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 12 reviews)

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Amazon.com review summary for Motion Computing LS800 Tablet PC

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 3 user reviews of Motion Computing LS800 Tablet PC from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other Laptops on Amazon.com.

battery, portability, usability

100% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Motion Computing LS800 Tablet PC with Centrino Base Intel 753 1.2GHz Processor, 1GB RAM and 30GB HDD

Expert review by:

Motion Computing LS800 Tablet PC

 

Operating System: MS Windows XP Tablet PC Edition, Processor Speed: 1.2 GHz, RAM: 512 MB, System Weight: 2.2 lbs, P...

Pocket-size. Only 2.2 pounds. Mont Blanc feel to the pen. Good security suite.

Base gets hot. Expensive. Short battery life.

The LS800 is the smallest Tablet PC to hit the market yet, but its high price, high heat, and short battery life detract from an otherwise cool product.

Expert review by:

Motion Computing LS800

 

The LS800 measures a tiny 6.5 by 9.0 by 1.0 inches (HWD), and from a distance it looks more like a 5-by-7 picture frame than a PC. Because it's a slate, there's no keyboard, and it can easily slip into a coat pocket and fits comfortably in the palm of...

Pocket-size. Only 2.2 pounds. Mont Blanc feel to the pen. Good security suite

Base gets hot. Expensive. Short battery life

The LS800 is the smallest Tablet PC to hit the market yet, but its high price, high heat, and short battery life detract from an otherwise cool product.

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Expert review by:

Motion Computing LS800 Tablet PC Review

 

After three days I have to say I am very impressed. As previously posted my first impression was “wow that's small” and I still think that every time I look at it. However I now have a few additional things to say…

Consumer review by:

"Pricey, but Nice"

 

I've used a couple other tablets...a Portege ... 

Small, well constructed, light, very, very portable

Expensive, poor service at Motion

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"more than 3800$ for ls800 with view anywhere and hand case"

 

i want to try that new terminalalready have a... 

more than 3800$ for ls800 with view anywhere and hand case in paris

more than 3800$ for ls800 with view anywhere and hand case

Consumer review by:

"Motion Computing - buyer Beware!"

 

I spent over $4000 directly with Motion Compu... 

right size

BAD SERVICE - ALL SALES FINAL

Consumer review by:

Andrew

 

I wanted to get my wife a tablet like device as a present for our anniversary, but A) I did not want to spend a lot of money for a brand and B) I wanted it to do a lot more than just e-reading. This little guy fits the description just great!Pros:You...

Product Specifications

With its unique size and remarkable power, the LS800 is a top performer in the Motion Computing award-winning Tablet PC family. With Intel Technology and integrated wireless connectivity, you'll experience the outstanding mobile performance and productivity of a full-size slate Tablet PC that can be held comfortably in one hand. You will find the latest security advancements in the LS800, specifically engineered to protect your assets and proprietary data. The Motion Security Center brings all of the LS800 security applications and features into a single, user-friendly interface so you can configure the right level of protection to meet your specific needs. Big on innovation, the LS800 packs all the functionality of a Tablet PC into a slate that is about the size of a paperback book. This "pure slate" design is easy to use, stow and transport. It will easily fit in your briefcase, purse or lab coat pocket and is the perfect mobile computing product for any job that requires on-the-go functionality. Today, everyone from architects and engineers to business professionals and construction workers are experiencing all of the advantages of a full-strength operating system in this compact Tablet PC. Whether you are looking to streamline workflow, reduce data entry errors or simply provide your staff a more efficient way to work, the LS800 delivers.

Audio Input

Type:Microphone

Audio Output

Type:Sound card

Battery

Technology:Lithium ion

Cache Memory

Installed Size:2MB

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:6.7in
Height:0.9in
Weight:2.2lbs
Width:8.9in

Display (Projector)

Diagonal Size:8.4in
Diagonal Size (metric):21.3cm
Max Resolution:800 x 600
Technology:TFT active matrix
Widescreen Display: No

Header

Compatibility:PC
Manufacturer:Motion Computing
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Motion LS800

Input Device

Type:5-way navigation button / Digital pen / Digitizer

Mainboard

Data Bus Speed:400MHz

Modem

Type: None

Networking

Data Link Protocol:Bluetooth / Ethernet/Bluetooth / Ethernet / Fast Ethernet / IEEE 802.11a / IEEE 802.11b / IEEE 802.11g/Bluetooth / Ethernet / IEEE 802.11a / IEEE 802.11b / IEEE 802.11g/Ethernet / IEEE 802.11a / IEEE 802.11b / IEEE 802.11g
Type:Network adapter
Wireless LAN Supported: Yes
Wireless Protocol:802.11a/b/g/802.11a/b/g / Bluetooth/Bluetooth

Optical Storage

Type: None

OS Provided

Type:Microsoft Windows XP Tablet PC Edition/Microsoft Windows XP Tablet PC Edition 2005

Processor

Clock Speed:1.2GHz
Manufacturer:Intel
Processor Number:753
Type:Pentium M

RAM

Installed Size:1GB/256MB/512MB
Max Supported Size:1GB/512MB
Technology:DDR2 SDRAM

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty

Storage Controller

Type:IDE

Storage Floppy Drive

Type: None

Storage Hard Drive

Type:Portable

Storage Removable

Type: None

System

Hard Drive(-s) Total Capacity:20GB/30GB/60GB
Notebook Type:Tablet PC
Platform Technology:Intel Centrino
Security Devices:Fingerprint reader

Video Output

Graphics Processor / Vendor:Intel GMA 900
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