Tablets

  • Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 8.0 review

    Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 8.0 teaser
    210

    A competent tablet, but the Galaxy Tab 4 8.0 is too expensive for what it is

    Key specs 

    Processor: 1.2GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 400, Screen size: 8in, Screen resolution: 1,280x800, Rear camera: 3 megapixel, Storage: 16GB, Wireless data: 4G +£100, Size: 124x8x210mm, Weight: 320g, Operating system: Android 4.4

    Published 
    29 Aug 2014
  • Archos Smart Home review

    199
    inc VAT

    One of the first Android-powered Smart Home systems, Archos Smart Home is cheap but has a number of issues

    Key specs 

    Processor: 1.2GHz dual-core RK3168, Screen size: 7in, Screen resolution: 1,024x600, Rear camera: N/A, Storage: 4GB, Wireless data: none, Size: 190x60x130mm, Weight: 460g, Operating system: Android 4.2 Jelly Bean

    Published 
    23 Aug 2014
  • Dell Venue 8 Android review

    Dell Venue 8 Android lead
    179

    The Venue 8 Android is an excellent inexpensive tablet and a worthy rival for the Google Nexus 7

    Key specs 

    Processor: Dual-core 1.3GHz Intel Atom Z3740D, Screen size: 8in, Screen resolution: 1,920x1,200, Rear camera: 5 megapixel, Storage: 16GB, Wireless data: 3G, Size: 130x9x216mm, Weight: 338g, Operating system: Android 4.4.2

    Published 
    21 Aug 2014
  • Schenker Element review

    Schenker Element tablet front angle
    239

    A great low-price 10in Windows 8.1 tablet with solid performance

    Key specs 

    Processor: quad-core 1.3GHz Intel Atom Z3735D, Screen size: 10.1in, Screen resolution: 1,280x800, Rear camera: 2 megapixels, Storage: 32GB/64GB, Wireless data: No, Size: 258x172x9.7mm, Weight: 594g, Operating system: Windows 8.1

    Published 
    15 Aug 2014
  • Archos 79 Xenon review

    Archos 79 Xenon tablet
    148

    A well-built tablet, but a low-res screen and poor performance count against it

    Key specs 

    Processor: Quad-core 1.2GHz MediaTek MT8389, Screen size: 7.9in, Screen resolution: 1,024x768, Rear camera: 2 megapixels, Storage: 8GB, Wireless data: 3G, Size: 320x134x8mm, Weight: 320g, Operating system: Android 4.2

    Published 
    9 Aug 2014
  • Microsoft Surface Pro 3 review

    Microsoft Surface Pro 3 with Type Cover
    849

    It's quite expensive, but the Surface Pro 3 is a superb Windows tablet that can genuinely replace your laptop

    Key specs 

    Processor: Dual-core 1.9GHz Intel Core i5-4300U, Screen size: 12in, Screen resolution: 2,160x1,440, Rear camera: 5-megapixel, Storage: 128GB, Wireless data: N/A, Size: 292x201x9.1mm, Weight: 800g, Operating system: Windows 8.1 Pro

    Published 
    6 Aug 2014
  • Acer Iconia A3 review

    Acer Iconia A3 tablet
    180

    A big tablet for not much money, but performance is poor

    Key specs 

    Processor: Quad-core 1.2GHz MediaTek MT8125T, Screen size: 10.1in, Screen resolution: 1,280x800, Rear camera: 5 megapixels, Storage: 16GB, Wireless data: No, Size: 260x175x10mm, Weight: 560g, Operating system: Android 4.2.2

    Published 
    5 Aug 2014
  • Dell Venue 8 Pro review

    Dell Venue Pro 8
    249

    An attractive slim design and good performance from this Windows tablet

    Key specs 

    Processor: quad-core 1.3GHz Intel Atom Z3740D, Screen size: 8in, Screen resolution: 1,280x800, Rear camera: 5 megapixels, Storage: 32GB, Wireless data: No, Size: 216x130x9mm, Weight: 395g, Operating system: Windows 8.1

    Published 
    4 Aug 2014
  • Fujitsu Stylistic Q584

    Fujitsu Stylistic
    1 198
    inc VAT (tablet and keyboard dock only)

    A decent enterprise tablet, but it’s expensive and not rugged enough for our liking

    Key specs 

    Processor: 2.4GHz quad-core Intel Atom Z3770, RAM: 4GB, Dimensions(HxWxD): 180.8x267x9.9mm, Weight: 640g, Screen size: 10.1in, Screen resolution: 2,560x1,600, Total storage: 128GB SSD, Operating system: Windows 8.1

    Published 
    2 Aug 2014
  • EE Eagle review

    210

    The Eagle has fast 4G connectivity with excellent battery life, but only average performance

    Key specs 

    Processor: quad-core 1.6GHz Hisilicon Kirin 910, Screen size: 8in, Screen resolution: 1,280x800, Rear camera: 5 megapixels, Storage: 16GB, Wireless data: 4G, Size: 214.4x120.7x7.9mm, Weight: 329g, Operating system: Android 4.2

    Published 
    29 Jul 2014
  • Vodafone Smart Tab 4 review

    125

    A reasonably priced tablet with 3G connectivity and good battery life

    Key specs 

    Processor: quad-core 1.2GHz MediaTek MTK8382, Screen size: 8in, Screen resolution: 1,280x800, Rear camera: 2 megapixels, Storage: 8GB, Wireless data: 3G, Size: 209x122.8x7.99mm, Weight: 328g, Operating system: Android 4.2

    Published 
    28 Jul 2014
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 review

    Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5
    395

    An incredible screen and a reasonable price. The Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 is the best 10in Android tablet

    Key specs 

    Processor: Samsung Exynos 5 Octa, Screen size: 10.5in, Screen resolution: 2,560x1,080, Rear camera: 8 megapixel, Storage: 16GB, Wireless data: 4G, Size: 247x6.6x177mm, Weight: 465g, Operating system: Android 4.4.2

    Published 
    26 Jul 2014
  • Lenovo Miix 2 8 review

    190

    An attractive and keenly priced Windows 8.1 tablet

    Key specs 

    Processor: quad-core 1.3GHz Intel Atom Z3740, Screen size: 8in, Screen resolution: 1,280x800, Rear camera: 5 megapixels, Storage: 32GB, Wireless data: No, Size: 215.6x131.6x8.35mm, Weight: 350g, Operating system: Windows 8.1

    Published 
    26 Jul 2014
  • Apple iPad 4

    Apple iPad 4
    329
    inc VAT

    Relaunched as Apple's 10in budget tablet option, you'd have to be on a tight budget to consider the iPad 4 over the iPad Air

    Key specs 

    9.7 in 2,048x1,536 display, 652g, 1.4GHz Apple A6X, 1.00GB RAM, 16GB disk, Apple iOS 6

    Published 
    25 Jul 2014
  • Asus MeMO Pad 7 review

    Asus MemoPad HD 7 intro shot
    120

    The Asus MeMO Pad 7 has excellent performance for its low price

    Key specs 

    Processor: quad-core 1.33GHz Intel Atom Z3745, Screen size: 7in, Screen resolution: 1,280x800, Rear camera: 2 megapixels, Storage: 16GB, Wireless data: No, Size: 113.7x189.3x9.6 mm, Weight: 295g, Operating system: Android 4.4

    Published 
    25 Jul 2014
  • Google Nexus 7 (2013)

    Google Nexus 7 (2013)
    199
    inc VAT

    The new Nexus 7 is a refined and powerful evolution and still the best compact Android tablet out there

    Key specs 

    7 in 1,920x1,200 display, 290g, 1.5GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro, 2.00GB RAM, 16GB disk

    Published 
    21 Jul 2014
  • Google Nexus 10

    Google Nexus 10
    319
    inc VAT

    A brilliant tablet with a wonderful screen and an even more wonderful price. Only a middling battery life holds the Nexus 10 back

    Key specs 

    10 in 2,560x1,600 display, 603g, 1.7 GHz Samsung Exynos 5, 2.00GB RAM, 16GB disk, Android 4.2

    Published 
    16 Jul 2014
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4

    Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 game
    320

    A stunning screen and stellar performance makes this the new best compact Android tablet

    Key specs 

    Processor: Quad-core 1.9GHz Samsung Exynos 5 Octa (+quad-core 1.3GHz), Screen size: 8.4in, Screen resolution: 2,560x1,600, Rear camera: 8 megapixels, Storage: 16/32GB, Wireless data: 4G (optional), Size: 212.8x125.6x6.6mm, Weight: 294g

    Published 
    11 Jul 2014
  • Apple iPad Mini with Retina Display

    iPad Mini with Retina Display
    319
    inc VAT

    Better in every way, the new iPad Mini drops all of the compromises of its predecessor and is the best small tablet

    Key specs 

    Processor: Dual-core 1.3GHz Apple A7, Screen size: 7.9in, Screen resolution: 2,048x1,536, Rear camera: 5 megapixels, Storage: 16/32/64/128GB, Wireless data: 4G (optional), Size: 200x135x7.5mm, Weight: 331g, Operating system: iOS 7.1

    Published 
    3 Jul 2014
  • Acer Aspire Switch 10

    Acer Aspire Switch 10
    295
    inc VAT

    A decent convertible, but its poor keyboard and lack-lustre performance makes the Asus T100 a better buy

    Key specs 

    Processor: Quad-core 1.33GHz Intel Atom Z3745

    RAM: 2GB

    Dimensions(HxWxD): 8.9x261.6x177.1mm

    Weight: Tablet: 0.585kg; With keyboard 1.104kg

    Screen size: 10.1in

    Screen resolution: 1,366x768

    Total storage: 32GB SSD

    Operating system: Windows 8.1

    Published 
    27 Jun 2014