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Tablets & e-book readers

Tablets & e-readers

Latest entries add to your options for browsing, reading, and more.



New winners from our tests of Colombian and Ethiopian brews.

Smart phones

Smart phones

Multitalented models do more than ever.

More Tests: Small laptops, immersion blenders, stroller safety, and gas grills


Consumer Reports September 2011 provides recommendations, expert buying advice, and Ratings on hundreds of consumer products. Consumer Reports is one of the most trusted sources for information and advice on consumer products and services, with more than 7 million print and online subscribers. It conducts the most comprehensive testing programs of any U.S. publication or Web site, and the magazine's experts have decades of experience in testing and reporting. To become a subscriber, consumers can call 1-800-234-1645. Updated information and reports from the magazine can be accessed online at