Tablet Guide

Shopping for a tablet can be a confusing experience. Do you buy the iPad, an Android competitor or a powerful Windows 8 slate? Check out our reviews of the best tablets of 2014 and our tablet buying guide to compare models and find the right slate for your needs.
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4 Stars
April 21, 2014
The Sony Xperia Z2 is a wonderfully light and thin Android tablet that packs a vivid display and plenty of battery life in a water-resistant package.
April 18, 2014
  Apple's iPad Air is one of the sleekest tablets on the market, and new leaks indicate it might get even thinner. Pictures out of China show a different setup that combines the display and pa...
April 16, 2014
When you're on the go and need to get your laptop online to turn in some pressing work, your Galaxy S5 can be a lifesaver. Share your 4G LTE connection with your devices or friends by turning your device into a mobile hotspot.
April 08, 2014
Adobe's Lightroom software has long been hailed as the go-to program for photographers who need better control over their workflow. Starting today, iPad owners (iPhone version to follow) will be a...
3 Stars
April 08, 2014
Acer's Iconia A1-830 is an affordable Android tablet that packs an 8-inch screen in an attractive design, but don't expect blazing performance.
April 07, 2014
When you're ready to upgrade your old tablet, you have a lot to think about. Beyond what should I buy next, you also must consider should you sell or donate it? How do you make sure all of your pers...
3 Stars
April 04, 2014
The ASUS VivoTab Note 8 stands out in the 8-inch Windows 8 tablet crowd with its built-in stylus. But awkward button placement holds it back.
April 03, 2014
In order to help you make the right choice when shopping, Laptop Mag is constantly looking for new tests that more accurately reflect how consumers are using mobile technology, as well as for ways to ...
April 02, 2014
Windows 8.1 is about to get friendlier for those who prefer to use a mouse or touchpad. Soonusers will receive a free over-the-air update that willinclude a new taskbar that shows up in Modern mod...
April 01, 2014
Apple's iPad became thinner and more powerful than ever last year with the iPad Air. This year, the iconic tablet is expected to go Pro. The purported iPad Pro is the next evolution of Apple's long-ru...
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