'It is expected that sales of laptops in Thailand will actually decline this year by 10%.' Warinrat is a Thai woman living in Loei province in Thailand's remote North East.
While speaking on the phone to Warinrat, she is engaged in chat with an American man in San Diego.
'He is retired man but before this he was a doctor,' she tells us.
Warinrat tells us that she has daily chat sessions with foreigners all over the world.
Research conducted by the Thai dating site finds that 63% of all first one to one contacts on the dating website are through online chat while e-mail comes second with 29%.
'In the last ten years or so there has been a boom in internet cafes in Thailand but now it is changing really, every Thai woman can now own a tablet PC,' says Carla Boonkong a journalist in Bangkok who sometimes uses Thai dating and social network sites but writes about Thai women and their ongoing quest to find romance online and in foreign destinations for foreign publications.
This year has seen a huge rise in the sale of tablet computers in Thailand. One commentator estimates that sales in Thailand could reach over 6 million units by the end of 2013 or an increase of over 100% on 2012.
'The tablet pc is the answer for many Thai women who want access to the internet and who cannot afford a laptop or computer,' says M/s Boonkong.
1 dating site; Thai Love Lines reveals that Thai Chat Lines is the most effective dating tool by far for finding love in Thailand. Brad Thompson and his new Thai fiancé Areeya (26) are happy that they have found love together.
They are one of thousands of relationships that are formed on Thai dating sites each week as millions of Thai woman use international dating sites to love, friendship and sometimes marriage in foreign lands. 'Brad contacted me on the Chat lines and I found that he was a good guy' says Areeya who has just finished a masters degree in hotel management at Chulalongkorn University Thailand's most prestigious university.
Brad is a senior sales representative for an international company based in Seoul South Korea.
He is an American and twelve years older than his new Thai love.