12 inch Laptops
12 inch laptops are more capable devices. They have larger keyboards and screens, and are therefore better prepared for longer periods of use than 10 inch laptops.
Keyboard Size - 12 inch laptops generally come with a standard size keyboard to make typing, particularly for extended periods, much more comfortable. The largest 10 inch laptop keyboard sizes are often 92% the size of a standard keyboard. While a smaller keyboard is okay for light use, it could become cramped for long typing sessions.
Screen Size and Resolution - The larger screen and higher resolution on a 12 inch laptop will allow you to see more things on your screen at one time, eliminating the excessive scrolling that may be required with smaller, 10 inch laptops. For example, the 10 inch Asus Eee PC 1005HA has a screen resolution of 1024 x 600. In contrast, the 12 inch Asus Eee PC 1101HA has a screen resolution of 1366 x 768.
12 inch laptops are ideal for users who need to do a lot of typing. They're also much more comfortable for extended periods of use than 10 inch laptops, requiring less vertical scrolling and cramped typing.
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