For just $269, the 10-inch Toshiba Encore 2 offers an attractive design, a quad-core Intel Atom processor and one year of Office 365.
The Lenovo ThinkPad 10 is a pen-friendly Windows 8 tablet with strong battery life and a comfy keyboard dock, but the touchpad needs work.
The MeMO Pad 8 ME181C is yet another Android tablet with strong performance, a luminous screen and impressive battery life, all for just $199.
The Android-powered ASUS Transformer Pad TF103C sports a vivid screen, excellent audio and a keyboard dock for $299.
The Acer Aspire Switch 10 offers impressive versatility and portability with a lovely display, at a wallet-friendly price point.
The Dell Venue 11 Pro delivers an Intel Core i5 processor, versatile docking and strong security for a premium price, but it's not as fast as other hybrids in its price range.
The ASUS Memo Pad 7 Android tablet packs strong performance in a sleek design for an affordable $149.
A superbly rich display, clever software and long battery life make the Galaxy Tab S a compelling big-screen Android tablet.
The Lenovo A8 is a well-made 8-inch Android tablet that offers a rich IPS display and long battery life for less than $200.
ASUS' PadFone X is an innovative and affordable hybrid that doubles as smartphone and tablet, but it's better in the former mode.