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Apple iPad Air Reviewed on October 30, 2013 Check prices
Product overview
Apple iPad Air
  • CNET Editor rating:
    Editors' choice 4.5 stars Spectacular
      Overall score: 9.0 (4.5 stars)
  • Average user rating: 4.0 stars out of 20 reviews

The Bottom Line: Functionally, the iPad Air is nearly identical to last year’s model, offering only faster performance and better video chatting. But factor in design and aesthetics, and the iPad Air is on another planet. It’s the best full-size consumer tablet on the market. Read review

Specs: 9.7 in, Apple iOS, Apple, Wi-Fi, 6.6 in x 0.29 in x 9.4 in, 1 lbs

Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 (2014) Reviewed on October 1, 2013 Check prices
Product overview
Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 (2014)
  • CNET Editor rating:
    4.0 stars Excellent
      Overall score: 8.0 (4.0 stars)
  • Average user rating: 3.5 stars out of 10 reviews

The Bottom Line: The improved S Pen goes a long way to making this high-end tablet worth the extra cost, but if you're not sold on the stylus, it's easy to find a better deal. Read review

Specs: 10.1 in, Android 4.3 Jelly Bean, 3 GB, 1.9 GHz, Wi-Fi, 243.1 mm x 171.4 mm x 7.9 mm, 18.9 oz

Microsoft Surface 2 (Windows RT) Reviewed on October 21, 2013 Check prices
Product overview
Microsoft Surface 2 (Windows RT)
  • CNET Editor rating:
    3.5 stars Very good
      Overall score: 7.3 (3.5 stars)
  • Average user rating: 4.5 stars out of 11 reviews

The Bottom Line: The Microsoft Surface 2 is great for getting work done, but those looking for extensive app support (beyond Office) will find top Apple, Android, and Amazon tablets to be better options. Read review

Specs: 10.6 in, Microsoft Windows 8.1 RT, 2 GB, NVidia Tegra 4, Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-fi 802.11a/b/g/n, 10.81 in x 0.35 in x 6.81 in, 1.49 lbs

Gigabyte S1080 - tablet - Windows 7 Home Premium - 320 GB - 10.1"

Specs: 10.1 in TFT active matrix - LED backlight - Yes, Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium, 2 GB - DDR3 SDRAM, Intel Atom 1.66 GHz, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.11b, Bluetooth 3.0 HS, IEEE 802.11g, 10.6 in x 0.6 in x 6.8 in, 2 lbs

Asus Transformer Pad TF300 (16GB) Reviewed on April 22, 2012 Check prices
Product overview
Asus Transformer Pad TF300 (16GB)
  • CNET Editor rating:
    3.5 stars Very good
      Overall score: 7.7 (3.5 stars)
  • Average user rating: 2.5 stars out of 10 reviews

The Bottom Line: Though it isn't as thin or as sturdy, the Asus Transformer Pad TF300 delivers Prime levels of performance at a more affordable price. Read review

Specs: 10.1 in, Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, 1 GB, NVidia Tegra 3 1.2 GHz, 10.4 in x 0.38 in x 7.1 in, 1.4 lbs

Toshiba Excite 10 (16GB) Reviewed on May 30, 2012 Check prices
Product overview
Toshiba Excite 10 (16GB)

The Bottom Line: The Toshiba Excite 10 provides Tegra 3 performance and huge expandable memory potential, but is priced a bit too high compared with other tablets. Read review

Specs: 10.1 in TFT active matrix - LED backlight - Yes, Android 4.0, 1 GB - DDR3L SDRAM, NVIDIA Tegra 3, IEEE 802.11n, Bluetooth 3.0, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, 7 in x 0.4 in x 10.3 in, 1.3 lbs

HTC Flyer Reviewed on May 25, 2011 Check prices
Product overview
HTC Flyer
  • CNET Editor rating:
    3.0 stars Good
      Overall score: 6.0 (3.0 stars)
  • Average user rating: 3.5 stars out of 17 reviews

The Bottom Line: The HTC Flyer puts a new spin on the 7-inch Android tablet, but its high price and smartphone-style OS are a tough sell next to its bigger, cheaper Honeycomb kin. Read review

Specs: 7 in, TFT active matrix, Android, 1 GB, 1.5 GHz, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.11b, Bluetooth 3.0, IEEE 802.11g, 4.92 in x 0.51 in x 7.68 in, 14.8 oz

Apple iPad 2 (32GB, AT&T 3G, black) Reviewed on March 11, 2011 Check prices
Product overview
Apple iPad 2 (32GB, AT&T 3G, black)
  • CNET Editor rating:
    Editors' choice 4.0 stars Excellent
      Overall score: 8.3 (4.0 stars)
  • Average user rating: 3.5 stars out of 12 reviews

The Bottom Line: The iPad 2 refines an already excellent product. Its easy-to-use interface, vast app catalog, and marathon battery life bolster Apple's claim to being the king of tablets.
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Specs: 9.7 in TFT active matrix - LED backlight - Yes, Apple iOS 5, Apple A5 1 GHz, IEEE 802.11n, Bluetooth 2.1 EDR, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11g, 7.3 in x 0.4 in x 9.5 in, 21.6 oz

HP iPaq rx5900 Travel Companion Reviewed on September 28, 2006 Check prices
Product overview
HP iPaq rx5900 Travel Companion
  • CNET Editor rating:
    3.5 stars Very good
      Overall score: 7.0 (3.5 stars)
  • Average user rating: 2.5 stars out of 23 reviews

The Bottom Line: The HP iPaq rx5900 Travel Companion delivers a sleek all-in-one navigation, productivity, and entertainment device to mobile professionals; we just wish it had better battery life. Read review

Specs: 3.5 in Color TFT active matrix ( Transmissive ), Microsoft Windows Mobile 5.0 Premium Edition, 64 MB - SDRAM, Samsung S3C2442 400 MHz, IEEE 802.11b, Bluetooth 2.0 EDR, IEEE 802.11g, 3 in x 0.6 in x 4.7 in, 6 oz

Apple iPad 2 Wi-Fi - tablet - iOS 5 - 16 GB - 9.7"

Specs: 9.7 in TFT active matrix - LED backlight - Yes, Apple iOS 5, Apple A5 1 GHz, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11b, Bluetooth 2.1 EDR, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.11a, 7.3 in x 0.4 in x 9.5 in, 21.2 oz

Apple iPad 2 (32GB, Wi-Fi, black) Reviewed on March 11, 2011 Check prices
Product overview
Apple iPad 2 (32GB, Wi-Fi, black)
  • CNET Editor rating:
    Editors' choice 4.0 stars Excellent
      Overall score: 8.3 (4.0 stars)
  • Average user rating: 4.0 stars out of 25 reviews

The Bottom Line: The iPad 2 refines an already excellent product. Its easy-to-use interface, vast app catalog, and marathon battery life bolster Apple's claim to being the king of tablets.
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Specs: 9.7 in TFT active matrix - LED backlight - Yes, Apple iOS 5, Apple A5 1 GHz, IEEE 802.11n, Bluetooth 2.1 EDR, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11g, 7.3 in x 0.4 in x 9.5 in, 21.2 oz

Kobo Arc 10 HD Reviewed on December 11, 2013 Check prices
Product overview
Kobo Arc 10 HD

The Bottom Line: If you can get past the clunky design, the Kobo Arc 10 HD offers a unique tablet experience for avid readers. Read review

Specs: 10.1 in, Android 4.2.2, 2 GB, NVidia Tegra 4 1.8 GHz, Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, 10 in x 6.8 in x 0.39 in, 1.38 lbs

Dell Latitude 10 - 10.1" - Atom Z2760 - Windows 8 Pro 32-bit - 2 GB RAM - 64 GB SSD

Specs: 10.1 in - LED backlight - Yes, Windows 8 Pro 32-bit Edition, 2 GB - DDR2 SDRAM, Intel Atom 1.8 GHz, 10.8 in x 7 in x 0.4 in, 23.2 oz

Apple iPad (March 2012, 16GB, Wi-Fi, black) Reviewed on March 16, 2012 Check prices
Product overview
Apple iPad (March 2012, 16GB, Wi-Fi, black)
  • CNET Editor rating:
    Editors' choice 4.0 stars Excellent
      Overall score: 8.7 (4.0 stars)
  • Average user rating: 4.0 stars out of 82 reviews

The Bottom Line: With a host of improvements--faster graphics, 4G wireless options, a better camera, and a gorgeous high-res screen--the latest iPad cements its position at the head of the tablet pack. Read review

Specs: 9.7 in TFT active matrix - LED backlight - Yes, Apple iOS 5, Apple A5X, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, Bluetooth 4.0, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.11a, 7.3 in x 0.4 in x 9.5 in, 23 oz

Apple iPad (March 2012, 16GB, Wi-Fi, white) Reviewed on March 16, 2012 Check prices
Product overview
Apple iPad (March 2012, 16GB, Wi-Fi, white)
  • CNET Editor rating:
    Editors' choice 4.0 stars Excellent
      Overall score: 8.7 (4.0 stars)
  • Average user rating: 4.0 stars out of 7 reviews

The Bottom Line: With a host of improvements--faster graphics, 4G wireless options, a better camera, and a gorgeous high-res screen--the latest iPad cements its position at the head of the tablet pack. Read review

Specs: 9.7 in TFT active matrix - LED backlight - Yes, Apple iOS 5, Apple A5X, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11g, Bluetooth 4.0, 7.3 in x 0.4 in x 9.5 in, 23 oz

Sony Xperia Tablet Z (16GB) Reviewed on June 4, 2013 Check prices
Product overview
Sony Xperia Tablet Z (16GB)
  • CNET Editor rating:
    3.5 stars Very good
      Overall score: 7.6 (3.5 stars)
  • Average user rating: 4.0 stars out of 9 reviews

The Bottom Line: Though awash in features, the Xperia Tablet Z's $500 price is a decidedly bitter pill to swallow when a better, cheaper alternative exists for $100 less. Read review

Specs: 10 in, Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, 2 GB, Qualcomm, 0.27 in

Toshiba Thrive 7-inch (16GB) Reviewed on December 13, 2011 Check prices
Product overview
Toshiba Thrive 7-inch (16GB)
  • CNET Editor rating:
    3.0 stars Good
      Overall score: 6.5 (3.0 stars)
  • Average user rating: 3.5 stars out of 1 review

The Bottom Line: The Toshiba Thrive 7-inch is a decent tablet, but there are simply better options out there for the price. Read review

Specs: 7 in, TFT active matrix - LED backlight - Yes, Android 3.2 Honeycomb, 1 GB - LPDDR2 SDRAM, NVidia Tegra 2, 1 GHz, IEEE 802.11n, Bluetooth 3.0, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, 5.04 in x 0.48 in x 7.44 in, 13.3 oz

Lenovo IdeaPad K1 (black) Reviewed on August 11, 2011 Check prices
Product overview
Lenovo IdeaPad K1 (black)
  • CNET Editor rating:
    3.5 stars Very good
      Overall score: 7.3 (3.5 stars)
  • Average user rating: 3.0 stars out of 22 reviews

The Bottom Line: Lenovo plays it safe with the IdeaPad K1, delivering a solid tablet that does little to stand out from the Honeycomb herd. Read review

Specs: 10.1 in TFT active matrix - LED backlight - Yes, Android 3.1 (Honeycomb), 1 GB - DDR2 SDRAM, NVIDIA Tegra 2 1 GHz, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.11b, Bluetooth 2.1 EDR, IEEE 802.11g, 7.4 in x 0.5 in x 10.4 in, 1.6 lbs

Sony Xperia Tablet S (64GB)

Specs: 9.4 in, TFT active matrix - Yes, Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, 1 GB, NVidia Tegra 3, 1.4 GHz, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.11b, Bluetooth 3.0, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11g, 9.45 in x 6.87 in x 0.47 in, 1.26 lbs

Asus Eee Pad Transformer (16GB, Wi-Fi) Reviewed on April 21, 2011 Check prices
Product overview
Asus Eee Pad Transformer (16GB, Wi-Fi)
  • CNET Editor rating:
    3.5 stars Very good
      Overall score: 7.3 (3.5 stars)
  • Average user rating: 4.0 stars out of 94 reviews

The Bottom Line: The Asus Eee Pad Transformer is a low-price, quality Android tablet with useful options. Read review

Specs: 10.1 in, TFT active matrix - LED backlight - Yes, Android 3.0 Honeycomb, DDR2 SDRAM, 1 GB, NVidia, Tegra 2 1 GHz, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11b, Bluetooth 2.1 EDR, IEEE 802.11n, 271 mm x 171 mm x 12.98 mm, 1.5 lbs

Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime (64GB, champagne) Reviewed on December 2, 2011 Check prices
Product overview
Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime (64GB, champagne)
  • CNET Editor rating:
    Editors' choice 4.0 stars Excellent
      Overall score: 8.0 (4.0 stars)
  • Average user rating: 4.5 stars out of 2 reviews

The Bottom Line: The Asus Transformer Prime is the best full-featured Android tablet yet, with a sexy design, thoughtful features, and an impressive camera. Read review

Specs: 10.1 in TFT active matrix - LED backlight - Yes, Android 4.0, 1 GB - LPDDR2 SDRAM, NVIDIA Tegra 3, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, Bluetooth 2.1, 10.4 in x 0.3 in x 7.1 in, 1.3 lbs

Apple iPad with Retina display Wi-Fi - 4th generation - tablet - iOS 6 - 16 GB - 9.7"

Specs: 9.7 in TFT active matrix - LED backlight - Yes, Apple iOS 6, Apple A6X, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11g, Bluetooth 4.0, 7.3 in x 0.4 in x 9.5 in, 23 oz

Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 (32GB) Reviewed on May 12, 2011 Check prices
Product overview
Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 (32GB)
  • CNET Editor rating:
    3.5 stars Very good
      Overall score: 7.0 (3.5 stars)
  • Average user rating: 3.5 stars out of 42 reviews

The Bottom Line: Sleek, sexy, and light, the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 gets as close to the iPad 2 as any Android tablet before it. Read review

Specs: 10.1 in, TFT active matrix, Android 3.1 (Honeycomb), 1 GB, NVidia Tegra 2 1 GHz, IEEE 802.11n, Bluetooth 2.1 EDR, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11g, 6.71 in x 0.43 in x 9.69 in, 1.32 lbs

Apple iPad 2 (32GB, WiFi, white) Reviewed on March 11, 2011 Check prices
Product overview
Apple iPad 2 (32GB, WiFi, white)

The Bottom Line: The iPad 2 refines an already excellent product. Its easy-to-use interface, vast app catalog, and marathon battery life bolster Apple's claim to being the king of tablets.
 Read review

Specs: 9.7 in TFT active matrix - LED backlight - Yes, Apple iOS 5, Apple A5 1 GHz, IEEE 802.11n, Bluetooth 2.1 EDR, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11g, 7.3 in x 0.4 in x 9.5 in, 21.2 oz

Sony Tablet S (32GB) Reviewed on September 16, 2011 Check prices
Product overview
Sony Tablet S (32GB)
  • CNET Editor rating:
    3.5 stars Very good
      Overall score: 7.7 (3.5 stars)
  • Average user rating: 3.0 stars out of 22 reviews

The Bottom Line: Sony took its time with the Tablet S, and it shows. The industrial design is smart, and the software refinements are both practical and restrained. Read review

Specs: 9.4 in, TFT active matrix - Yes, Android 3.1 (Honeycomb), 1 GB, NVidia Tegra 2 1 GHz, Bluetooth 2.1 EDR, 9.5 in x 0.3 in x 6.8 in, 1.3 lbs

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