Tablets

  • Tesco Hudl 2 review - the best tablet for Christmas?

    Tesco Hudl2 teaser image
    129

    The Hudl 2 is a thoroughly grown-up tablet which is even better value than its predecessor

    Key specs 

    Processor: Quad-core 1.33GHz Intel Atom Z3735D, Screen size: 8.3in, Screen resolution: 1,920x1,200, Rear camera: 5 megapixel, Storage: 16GB, Wireless data: None, Size: 222x8x127mm, Weight: 404g, Operating system: Android 4.4.2

    Published 
    31 Oct 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 
    30 Oct 2014
  • Google Nexus 7 (2013) review

    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 
    30 Oct 2014
  • Kindle (2014) review

    Kindle
    59
    inc VAT

    The all new basic Kindle (2014) is a decent cut-price eReader with an excellent touchscreen but it looks and feels cheap

    Key specs 

    Screen size: 6in mono touchscren, Screen resolution: 167ppi, Storage: 4GB, Size: 169x119x10.2mm, Weight: 191g

    Published 
    30 Oct 2014
  • Apple iPad Air 2 review - slimmer, faster, better

    iPad Air 2 hero shot
    399
    inc VAT (16GB, Wi-Fi only model)

    Thinner, lighter and a lot more powerful, the iPad Air 2 is the best 'big' tablet

    Key specs 

    Processor: Tri-core 1.5GHz Apple A8X, Screen size: 9.7in, Screen resolution: 2,048x1,536, Rear camera: 8 megapixels, Storage: 16/64/128GB, Wireless data: 4G (optional), Size: 240x169.5x6.1mm, Weight: 437g, Operating system: iOS 8.1

    Published 
    29 Oct 2014
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 review

    Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0
    193
    inc VAT

    The Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 was well made and had an impressive screen - but it's now very dated

    Key specs 

    7 in 1024x600 display, 345g, 1GHz TI OMAP4430, 1.00GB RAM, 8GB disk, Android 4.0

    Published 
    24 Oct 2014
  • Amazon Kindle (2012) review

    Amazon Kindle
    69
    inc VAT

    It's basic, but the price is spot on and the screen quality is excellent. If you want a device for pure reading, this is it

    Published 
    23 Oct 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 
    23 Oct 2014
  • Amazon Kindle Paperwhite review - Still the Best Buy

    Amazon Kindle Paperwhite
    109
    inc VAT

    Faster and with better display contrast, Amazon's latest Kindle Paperwhite remains the ultimate eBook reader

    Published 
    23 Oct 2014
  • iPad Mini 2 review - small tablet, smaller price, now £239

    iPad Mini with Retina Display
    239
    inc VAT

    Now at a new lower price, the renamed iPad Mini 2 is the best value iPad in the entire range

    Key specs 

    Processor: Dual-core 1.3GHz Apple A7, Screen size: 7.9in, Screen resolution: 2,048x1,536, Rear camera: 5 megapixels, Storage: 16 / 32GB, Wireless data: 4G (optional), Size: 200x135x7.5mm, Weight: 331g, Operating system: iOS 8

    Published 
    17 Oct 2014
  • iPad Air review - Fantastic value now just £319

    399
    inc VAT

    Incredible value at a new lower price, the iPad Air is small, light, incredibly powerful and has an amazing screen

    Key specs 

    Processor: Dual-core 1.4GHz Apple A7, Screen size: 9.7in, Screen resolution: 2,048x1,536, Rear camera: 5 megapixels, Storage: 16/32/64/128GB, Wireless data: 4G (optional), Size: 240x169.5x7.5mm, Weight: 469g, Operating system: iOS 7.1

    Published 
    17 Oct 2014
  • Inatek 30W 4-Port USB charger review

    Inatek 30W 4-Port USB charger
    13

    A decent enough charger, but the blue light's annoying and each port will only deliver a maximum of 1.5A

    Key specs 

    Number of USB ports: 4, Max output: 6A, Output by port: 4x 1.5A

    Published 
    8 Oct 2014
  • Anker 40W 5-Port Family USB Charger review

    Anker 40W 5-port Family USB Charger
    20

    Flexible, powerful and available for a great price, the Anker 40W 5-Port Family USB Charger is great way to keep everything charged

    Key specs 

    Number of USB ports: 5, Max output: 8A, Output by port: 5x 2.4A

    Published 
    8 Oct 2014
  • HP ElitePad 1000 G2 review

    HP ElitePad 1000 G2 teaser
    780

    The ElitePad 1000 G2 is a powerful and well-made Windows tablet for business

    Key specs 

    Processor: Quad-core 1.6GHz Intel Atom Z3795, Screen size: 10.1in, Screen resolution: 1,920x1,200, Rear camera: 8 megapixels, Storage: 128GB, Wireless data: 4G, Size: 61x9.2x178mm, Weight: 680g, Operating system: Windows 8.1 Pro

    Published 
    3 Oct 2014
  • Tesco Hudl review

    Tesco Hudl
    119
    inc VAT

    Tesco's Hudl tablet is fairly basic, but there's no denying its value

    Key specs 

    7 in 1,440x900 display, 370g, 1.5GHz ARM Cortex A9, 1.00GB RAM, 16GB disk, Android 4.2

    Published 
    24 Sep 2014
  • Toshiba Encore 2 WT8-B-102 review

    Toshiba Encore 2 WT8 teaser
    179

    The Toshiba Encore 2 WT8-B-102 is a good-value Windows 8.1 tablet which can’t quite match up to the competition

    Key specs 

    Processor: 1.33GHz Quad-core Intel Atom Z3735G , Screen size: 8in, Screen resolution: 1,280x800, Rear camera: 5 megapixels, Storage: 32GB, Wireless data: None, Size: 211x9.5x132mm, Weight: 386g, Operating system: Windows 8.1 32-bit

    Published 
    22 Sep 2014
  • Toshiba Satellite Click 2 L30W-B-10D review

    499

    The Toshiba Satellite Click 2 L30W-B-10D hybrid laptop has a quality screen and reasonable performance

    Key specs 

    "Processor: Quad-core 2.16GHz Intel Pentium N3530, RAM: 4GB, Size: Tablet: 331x215x13.9mm
    System: 331x244.5x22.9mm, Weight: Tablet: 1.1kg
    System: 2.1kg, Screen size: 13.3in, Screen resolution: 1,366x768, Graphics adaptor: Intel HD Graphics, Total storage: 500GB hard disk"

    Published 
    8 Sep 2014
  • 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