Top 10 Tablets Available Right Now
Tablets put everything you need right at your fingertips, from the Web and Facebook to games and email. And while these devices started as mere PC companions, they’re becoming powerful enough for all your computing needs. The trick is getting the right slate for you.
While the iPad continues to be the best-selling tablet, there are plenty of compelling alternatives. Affordable 7-inch slates such as the Hisense Sero 7 Pro and Kindle Fire deliver snappy performance and easy access to apps and content. And Samsung offers a wide range of tablets in multiple sizes, including models with pen input. Meanwhile, Windows 8 slates and hybrids target more productivity minded shoppers.
At LAPTOP we test every major tablet and rate it on a scale of 1 to 5 stars based on design, features, performance, battery life and value. The very best tablets make our top 10 list, which should make your shopping as easy as tapping on an app.
Apple iPad with Retina Display (4th Generation)
The new iPad crams double the performance into the same beautiful package, bringing with it improved Wi-Fi speeds, a better camera and an unbeatable selection of apps. The iPad's Retina Display is second to none, and you get an epic 12 hours of battery life. Apple's tablet continues to be the best option for those who want a device that's easy to use but robust enough to be productive on the go.