Nevertheless, if you need a slim tablet with the capability to run the full-fledged version of productivity software such as Microsoft Office youll want to seriously consider the ThinkPad Tablet 2. After all, it has one of the best batteries for a Windows tablet and can be recharged from a portable USB battery pack.
The ThinkPad Tablet 2 can be purchased for $579 with Windows 8 or $649 with Windows 8 Pro. (This is $50 less than the ThinkPad Tablet 2 launch price announced in October 2012.) Versions that comes with 4G LTE mobile broadband are also available.
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