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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 Performance, Ease of use, Battery life (hr.), Screen size (in.), Weight (lbs.), Portability, Versatility and Display. 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

ratingsSamsung Galaxy Tab 4 8.0 (Wi-Fi, 16GB) Reviews
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Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 8.0 (Wi-Fi, 16GB)
Type: 7- to 8-inch-screen tablets, Wi-Fi-only
Summary: A smaller tablet from Samsung with an 8-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 Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 8.0 (Wi-Fi, 16GB) 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, GPS, Fingerprint-resistant screen, Approved app market, Capacitive touchscreen and Swype-capable keyboard.
ratingsAcer Iconia B1-720-L864 (Wi-Fi, 16GB) Reviews
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Acer Iconia B1-720-L864 (Wi-Fi, 16GB)
Type: 7- to 8-inch-screen tablets, Wi-Fi-only
Summary: A smaller tablet from Acer with a 7-inch screen and Wi-Fi Internet only, running on the Android 4.2 operating system. Uses the Google app store for downloading apps. Tested with 16GB of storage.
 
 
The Acer Iconia B1-720-L864 (Wi-Fi, 16GB) Tablet has the following features: Internal storage (GB), Operating system, Length (in.), Width (in.), Depth (in.), Webcam MP, Memory-card reader, Webcam, GPS, Approved app market, Capacitive touchscreen and Swype-capable keyboard.
ratingsAsus Transformer Book T100 (Wi-Fi, 32GB+HDD) Reviews
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Asus Transformer Book T100 (Wi-Fi, 32GB+HDD)
Type: 9- to 12-inch-screen tablets, Wi-Fi-only
Summary: A larger tablet from Asus with a 10.1-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 32GB of storage.
 
 
The Asus Transformer Book T100 (Wi-Fi, 32GB+HDD) Tablet has the following features: Internal storage (GB), Operating system, Length (in.), Width (in.), Depth (in.), Webcam MP, Memory-card reader, Webcam, Optional folding keyboard, Fingerprint-resistant screen, Approved app market and Capacitive touchscreen.
ratingsDell Venue 8 (Wi-Fi, 16GB) Reviews
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Dell Venue 8 (Wi-Fi, 16GB)
Type: 7- to 8-inch-screen tablets, Wi-Fi-only
Summary: A smaller tablet from Dell with an 8-inch screen and Wi-Fi Internet only, running on the Android 4.2 operating system. Uses the Google app store for downloading apps. Tested with 16GB of storage.
 
 
The Dell Venue 8 (Wi-Fi, 16GB) 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, Approved app market, Capacitive touchscreen and Swype-capable keyboard.
ratingsLenovo A7-50 (Wi-Fi, 16GB) Reviews
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Lenovo A7-50 (Wi-Fi, 16GB)
Type: 7- to 8-inch-screen tablets, Wi-Fi-only
Summary: A smaller tablet from Lenovo with a 7-inch screen and Wi-Fi Internet only, running on the Android 4.2 operating system. Uses the Google app store for downloading apps. Tested with 16GB of storage.
 
 
The Lenovo A7-50 (Wi-Fi, 16GB) 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, GPS, Approved app market, Capacitive touchscreen and Swype-capable keyboard.