The Portronics Windows 8 Pen is a new portable device that can make any Windows 8 laptop or desktop convert to a touchscreen, giving one the opportunity to experience the touchscreen facility at a fraction of the cost of getting a new touch phone or iPad.
The setting up of the device is as simple as a pie. The Pen just needs to be connected to any available USB port on the Windows 8 laptop and the receiving unit needs to be fixed on one of the edges of the screen, keeping it at some distance. The setting too does not require more than a minute by calibrating the screen in the Control Panel.
The touch experience gives one a chance to play games like Cut the Rope or put finishing touches to the masterpiece one is making in Paint. Apart from this, it is also an awesome tool for the professionals to give the quickest feedback on Office Documents.
The Handmate Pen comes with spare stylus and batteries. The batteries can simply be inserted into the stylus and the pen becomes ready for use. Combining the ultrasound and infrared technologies, this device can support 500 hours of battery life and is apt for usage on computers having screen sized of 16 inches and below.
The only disadvantage that one may find on this device, initially, is that its response time is lesser and requires more pressing down in contrast to the usual iPads and the likes. Yet, this small thing is only an initial problem and can easily adjusted be to for this device priced at an affordable cost of Rs. 4999; this is the apt device to fit in the daily routine to give one the awesome touchscreen experience.