My computer won’t run Second Life because there is a fault in the motherboard (RAM sockets). I am buying a new computer but don’t know when, it could be a month or it could be three. So I decided to buy a tablet. I chose from three and picked the one with the most powerful spec :
ASUS MeMO Pad HD 7 ME173X …
ASUS MEMOPAD ME173X, MediaTek MT8125 CPU 1.2Ghz Quad-core, 1 Micro USB, 16GB Storage, 7″ HD Display (ME173X-1B018A)
One reason I chose the Asus was because my gf has an Asus laptop. A good name in computing.
It cost €125 and is a nice piece of tech. I bought from Elara in Ireland and got it in 4 days. Here is the first screen:
The blue upside down triangle on the left is Lumiya, the sl client for tablets. Installation as with all tablet widgets was fast and easy. Once installed you have a settings page with some usual features like changing rendering , draw distance etc. Rendering is a bit slow but not too bad.
This is fine but when you want to chat the keyboard takes up a lot of room:
I have decided to get a Bluetooth keyboard..
Overall its quite awesome and very usable. With practice it will do the job and I hosted with it for 4 hours. Not bad at all.