Tablets are quickly becoming the top option for workplace devices in Canada, and throughout the rest of the world.

A lot of businesses having been working towards making the office a paper-free environment, as much as possible anyway, to cut down on waste and speed up production.

Tablets for business have changed they way many businesses operate, and also the way staff members interact and collaborate with each other.

It is no surprise that businesses are providing employees with work tablets due to the considerable advantages they give business owners as well as their staff.

Where can you get all the latest options for tablet products and services?


MyPhone TELUS is an authorized TELUS provider operating throughout the province of Manitoba, with three in-store locations in Brandon, and one in Virden, Manitoba.

MyPhone began offering exceptional service for customers in need of knowledgeable IT assistance way back in 1988.

Since then, MyPhone has expanded to partner with TELUS, to provide TELUS products and services to customers in Manitoba. One thing that has not changed is MyPhone staff’s dedication to outstanding customer service.

One area of service offered at MyPhone TELUS tablets for business, as well as for personal use.

MyPhone TELUS Tablets

MyPhone offers a variety of tablets and service plans that are very useful for business owners and employees.

MyPhone TELUS carries tablets designed by the most successful tablet producers around, like:

  • Apple
  • Samsung
  • LG
  • Alcatel

Apple iPads

Apple still seems to have the market cornered for tablet domination. The first iPad was introduced back in 2010, and Apple has been looking for ways to improve upon that first design, releasing many updated versions of the iPad since then.

Some iPad products you can find at MyPhone TELUS are:

  • Apple iPad Pro 12.9
  • Apple iPad Pro 10.5
  • Apple iPad 6th Generation

Apple iPad Pro 12.9

The Apple iPad Pro 12.9 is the latest and largest iPad to hit the market. The enlarged screen is great for multitasking at work, and entertainment at home.

Some of the features of the Apple iPad Pro 12.9 include:

  • 9-inch screen
  • Apple pencil (second generation)
  • Smart keyboard Folio – full size detachable keyboard
  • Two viewing angles for multiple looks
  • Keyboard shortcuts
  • Thin and lightweight
  • Smaller speakers – better sound
  • Face ID security
  • True depth camera

Apple iPad Pro 10.5

The iPad Pro 10.5 is very similar to the iPad Pro 12.9. Based on performance alone, these two products are virtually identical.

The main difference is the size of the screen and the overall weight of the iPad.

The iPad Pro 10.5 is roughly 75% smaller than the 12.9 when measured in cubic inches.

This makes the iPad Pro 10.5 more mobile for travelling and easier to hold up if you are watching a movie or video.

Apple iPad 6th Generation

The 6th generation iPad has some similarities and differences to the two iPad Pro versions (10.5 and 12.9).

The main difference the 6th generation iPad has to offer is a lower price tag.

To be able to offer this lower price for the 6th generation iPad, these are some of the changes:

  • Slightly lower performance
  • Smaller size
  • No laminated display
  • Same battery as the 10.5
  • Lower quality camera
  • Less storage options
  • Much lower price

The 6th generation iPad certainly has some downgrades from the iPad Pro, but at half the price you will have to decide just how important the changes in specs are for you.

Advantages of Tablets in the Workplace

There are many benefits to providing employees with tablets in the workplace.

Some of the greatest advantages are:

  • Low cost
  • Great for networking
  • Increased mobility

Low Cost

Providing employees with work tablets is much cheaper than providing each individual employee with a laptop or desktop.

There is also less wear and tear and lower repair costs for tablets

Great for Networking

Tablets make it very easy to connect with colleagues and customers at any time from any location.

They are also excellent for virtual meetings, or making presentations in a meeting at the office.

Increased Mobility

Stay connected whether you are on the go, at the office, or at home.

Long lasting battery, plus simple mobility, make business laptops an ideal choice for employees.