What Do People Use Laptops for?
At Rent a PC, we are always concerned with ensuring our customers have the computers they need at an affordable price. Device usage should be balanced, especially where children are involved. We hope the following article assists in finding a technology balance at home.
Who's your new best friend?
Rent a PC think that just maybe your new Laptop/Notebook will be your new best friend. With laptops functioning much like desktops despite their small size, purchasing a laptop for work, school or play seems
like a no-brainer. Laptops from Rent a PC Perth afford you the best of both worlds with the maximum portability of a tablet or mini-notebook but larger memory size for all of your files, like a desktop. If you don't already own a laptop, consider the benefits of having a portable computer at your fingertips wherever you are and whenever you want.
When it comes to education, a laptop allows you to keep yourself organised. Walk on any college or university campus and you'll see thousands of students toting their beloved laptops from class to class. This is because a laptop allows you to take notes, research and write essays and reports from one standard location. Typing notes can also be quicker than copying by hand, meaning you're able to retain more for studying and future reference.
Companies that send employees "on the road" often use laptops to stay connected. Employees who travel may need to access work files and stay in touch using email and video chat, and laptops offer a convenient way to have files, software and data on hand. Even if you don't travel for work, using a laptop allows you to transfer your unfinished work home with you so you can catch up on your duties without having to use thumb drives and CD-ROMs to transfer files.
While it may seem like a desktop is the obvious choice for at-home computing, a laptop can be a valuable investment for your house. Consider the times you could use a computer will full portability, for everything from reading a recipe while you cook to surfing the Web while your significant other watches TV or using your webcam to video chat with friends and family anywhere in the house. So long as you have wireless Internet access, you don't need to be tethered by anything other than the occasional power cord.
Laptops are for more than just surfing the Web or typing reports; they can be complete entertainment machines. With the increasing availability of legally distributed media online, you can use your computer to watch movies, view music videos, download albums all while sharing, playing games and keeping in touch with friends. When you want to watch a movie online, sitting in front of your desktop can ruin the experience. Instead, you can take a laptop on the couch or in bed so it functions more like a television and less like a computer.
Reasons to Rent A Computer
There are many more reasons why renting computer equipment can be both beneficial and cost saving. Rent A PC, rent Desktop & Laptop Computers, monitors, multi-function printers as well as extra Data Storage and Wi-Fi/Network devices.
School at Home
Home-schooling grows in Australia as parents seek more flexibility and Computers. The way we educate our children has now changed forever and there will be more ‘at home” components to Education even moving forward past COVID-19.
Working at Home
As we move our office-based teams to a work-from-home model, we’re all thinking about how to be most productive in a new environment. Employers will see the benefits of staff working from home, even for a portion of their week, as will the staff. This has been around for a long while but will become for prevalent (particularly with the affects of COVID-19.
Working from home has typically been known as telecommuting. Get the right gear and get ready for more work from home, it’s inevitable. Renting can save that high cost upfront and balance our owners ship with more affordable regular payments.
Stay Up to Date
You may initially think that it is best to buy a computer, but the problem is that in, technology advances so quickly that your computer will quickly lose its value as the years go by. A short-term rental from Rent A PC allows you to claim the entire cost for tax purposes.
Renting means you can swap a desktop for a laptop as needed or increase / decrease your computer complement when it is beneficial to do so. You can have your machines upgraded every 12 or 24 months to current specifications during the rental period.
Financial Stability and Budgeting
Computers can be a significant investment with high up-front costs. Renting allows you to have a regular small fee to pay monthly without huge cash outlays initially.
Do one of the reasons below apply to your business? Give us a call today to discuss your options! www.rentapc.com.au