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Consumer Reports Reviews Tablets

Consumer Reports is the best place to come to find expert Tablet reviews. We review different types of Tablets. Our Tablet reviews will help you decide what Tablet is best for you.

Consumer Reports Tablet reviews will provide you with recommended models based on the combination of price and performance. You can also subscribe for our Tablet ratings where you will see our Tablet reviews on Ease of use, Battery life (hr.), Weight (lbs.), Versatility, Portability, Performance, Display and Screen size (in.). You will also see Consumer Reports take on each model of Tablets that we review. This is a quick summary of what we think works well for this model, and possibly what doesn't.

After reading reviews of the Tablet you are interested in you can compare models, review our list of the Tablet's features and specifications, read user reviews and submit your own review of a Tablet. We also have up to date Tablet blogs featuring Consumer Reports First Look for new models and Tablet news our experts think will help you make the best purchase.

Tablet Reviews from Consumer Reports

ratingsDell Venue 7 (Wi-Fi, 16GB) (2nd gen) Reviews
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Dell Venue 7 (Wi-Fi, 16GB) (2nd gen)
Type: 8-inch-screen and smaller tablets, Wi-Fi-only
Summary: A smaller tablet from Dell with a 7-inch screen and Wi-Fi Internet only, running on the Android 4.4 operating system. Uses the Google app store for downloading apps. Tested with 16GB of storage.
 
 
The Dell Venue 7 (Wi-Fi, 16GB) (2nd gen) Tablet has the following features: Internal storage (GB), Operating system, Length (in.), Width (in.), Depth (in.), Camera MP, Webcam MP, Memory-card reader, Webcam, Camera, Fingerprint-resistant screen, Approved app market, Capacitive touchscreen and Swype-capable keyboard.
ratingsDell Venue 11 Pro (Wi-Fi, 128GB) Reviews
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Dell Venue 11 Pro (Wi-Fi, 128GB)
Type: 9-inch-screen and larger tablets, Wi-Fi-only
Summary: A larger tablet from Dell with an 11-inch screen and Wi-Fi Internet only, running on the Windows 8.1 operating system. Uses the Windows app store for downloading apps. Tested with 128GB of storage.
 
 
The Dell Venue 11 Pro (Wi-Fi, 128GB) Tablet has the following features: Internal storage (GB), Operating system, Length (in.), Width (in.), Depth (in.), Camera MP, Webcam MP, Memory-card reader, Webcam, Camera, Optional folding keyboard, Fingerprint-resistant screen, Approved app market and Capacitive touchscreen.
ratingsApple iPad Air (Wi-Fi, 4G, 16GB) Reviews
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Apple iPad Air (Wi-Fi, 4G, 16GB)
Type: 9-inch-screen and larger tablets, mobile data+Wi-Fi
Summary: A larger tablet from Apple with a 9.7-inch screen and both Wi-Fi and mobile data, running on the iOS 7 operating system. Uses the Apple app store for downloading apps. Tested with 16GB of storage.
 
 
The Apple iPad Air (Wi-Fi, 4G, 16GB) Tablet has the following features: Internal storage (GB), Operating system, Length (in.), Width (in.), Depth (in.), Camera MP, Webcam MP, Webcam, Camera, GPS, Fingerprint-resistant screen, Approved app market, Capacitive touchscreen, Act as Wi-Fi hotspot and Mobile data.
ratingsAsus Transformer Book T300LA (Wi-Fi, 128GB) Reviews
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Asus Transformer Book T300LA (Wi-Fi, 128GB)
Type: 9-inch-screen and larger tablets, Wi-Fi-only
Summary: A larger tablet from Asus with a 13.3-inch screen and Wi-Fi Internet only, running on the Windows 8.1 operating system. Uses the Windows app store for downloading apps. Tested with 128GB of storage.
 
 
The Asus Transformer Book T300LA (Wi-Fi, 128GB) Tablet has the following features: Internal storage (GB), Operating system, Length (in.), Width (in.), Depth (in.), Camera MP, Webcam MP, Memory-card reader, Webcam, Camera, Fingerprint-resistant screen, Approved app market and Capacitive touchscreen.
ratingsAmazon Kindle Fire HDX (Wi-Fi, 4G, 16GB) Reviews
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Amazon Kindle Fire HDX (Wi-Fi, 4G, 16GB)
Type: 8-inch-screen and smaller tablets, mobile data+Wi-Fi
Summary: A smaller tablet from Amazon with a 7-inch screen and both Wi-Fi and mobile data, running on the Android 4.2 operating system. Uses the Amazon app store for downloading apps. Tested with 16GB of storage.
 
 
The Amazon Kindle Fire HDX (Wi-Fi, 4G, 16GB) Tablet has the following features: Internal storage (GB), Operating system, Length (in.), Width (in.), Depth (in.), Webcam MP, Webcam, GPS, Fingerprint-resistant screen, Approved app market, Capacitive touchscreen and Mobile data.