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

ratingsLenovo IdeaTab A8-50 (Wi-Fi, 16GB) Reviews
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Lenovo IdeaTab A8-50 (Wi-Fi, 16GB)
Type: 7- to 8-inch-screen tablets, Wi-Fi-only
Summary: A smaller tablet from Lenovo 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 Lenovo IdeaTab A8-50 (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.
ratingsHP Slate10 HD (Wi-Fi, 16GB) Reviews
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HP Slate10 HD (Wi-Fi, 16GB)
Type: 9- to 12-inch-screen tablets, Wi-Fi-only
Summary: A larger tablet from HP with a 10-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 HP Slate10 HD (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.
ratingsLenovo IdeaTab A10-70 (Wi-Fi, 16GB) Reviews
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Lenovo IdeaTab A10-70 (Wi-Fi, 16GB)
Type: 9- to 12-inch-screen tablets, Wi-Fi-only
Summary: A larger tablet from Lenovo with a 10.1-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 IdeaTab A10-70 (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 and Capacitive touchscreen.
ratingsApple iPad with Retina display (Wi-Fi, 4G, 16GB) Reviews
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Apple iPad with Retina display (Wi-Fi, 4G, 16GB)
Type: 9- to 12-inch-screen tablets, 3G/4G+Wi-Fi
Summary: A larger tablet from Apple with a 9.7-inch screen and both Wi-Fi and cellular Internet, running on the iOS 7 operating system. Uses the Apple app store for downloading apps. Tested with 16GB of storage.
 
 
The Apple iPad with Retina display (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, Cellular data and Act as Wi-Fi hotspot.
ratingsSamsung Galaxy Tab 3 10.1 (Wi-Fi, 16GB) Reviews
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Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 10.1 (Wi-Fi, 16GB)
Type: 9- to 12-inch-screen tablets, Wi-Fi-only
Summary: A larger tablet from Samsung with a 10.1-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 Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 10.1 (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.