Hardware Overview: NEC Versa LitePad Tablet
The NEC Versa LitePad Tablet computer is a lightweight laptop computer that electronically captures handwritten notes. The tablet supports handwriting recognition, allowing the user to write directly on the screen (with a non-ink digital pen) while the tablet translates the handwriting into keyboard-style text. The user can handwrite, sketch, enter data, and execute programs directly from the tablet screen. If desired, the LitePad can also be used with a keyboard and mouse, like a conventional laptop computer.
The LitePad weighs a little more than two pounds and measures twelve inches long by one inch thick. It is a full-featured notebook with a 10.4 inch wide-angle display, 256MB of memory, and many innovative features. Its light weight makes it useful for those with a back injuries or medical conditions that prevents them from carrying a standard laptop. The unit's ability to translate handwriting into text can be helpful for those with cognitive or mobility-based conditions.
Company InformationNEC is a 100-year-old company that creates core technologies and services, including advanced semiconductors, high-speed optical communications, systems integration, enterprise-class hardware, and e-commerce software applications.