As Smartphones become more capable, and fast networks pervasive, plus now with Virtual Desktops going mainstream ( like Citrix XenDesktop ) , the practicality of using a Smartphone as a laptop/desktop alternative is closer than ever. The use case’s for this model are many fold. It’s is not intended to replace a PC or laptop ( at least initially ), rather the early adopters of this “Nirvana” Smartphone would likely already have a laptop for work and a PC at home. The general use case’s revolve around enhanced mobility with broader access to applications and desktops. So even though most users already have access to apps and desktops from PC’s and laptops, most of us would prefer to travel locally ( including the inside the office ) or on selective trips without a laptop if it was practical.
So what is missing from today’s Smartphone’s in a single device ?
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