Here I talked about my tablet frames for wall mount. In this blog I would like to introduce my tablets.
Some criteria were for me very important, which tablets to take. These are:
- Tablets without battery: Tablets with battery are getting warm when they are charged. I do not think that this is good for a tablet which is mounted into the wall. Therefore I decided to take batteryless tablets.
- Tablets with LAN connection: My smart home installation is based completely on cables. I do not want to control my home with a tablet which is connected to my system via WLAN. Therefore the tablets need to have LAN connections.
- Android as OS: I would like to develop my own software for controlling my smart home. Android development is based on Java. I am a Java developer. Therefore Android is the best choice.
Driven by these thouhgts I ended up to select 21.5 and 18.5 inch Xoro MegaPad Tablets. Here some pictures….