If you like gaming and animation you should get a Microsoft surface. There is a surface, surface 2, surface 2 pro, and surface pro 3. The surface 3 pro is about $900- $1,849.00 It has a i5 or i7 processor. Which is awesome for gaming. All the surfaces are window 8 or 8.1. All the surface pros have pen stylus and if you buy a regular you can just buy a different stylus. The surface pro 3 is perfect for animation because it has a pen,a big screen,and it can surface run a lot of programs.