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.
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.
The Getac F110 is a zippy and rugged tablet with an impressively bright display and unique dual-swappable batteries.
LG's G Pad 8.3 is a high-powered 8-inch tablet with a boatload of features, but competing devices offer brighter displays and longer battery life.
A full-HD display, aluminum design and USB 3.0 connectivity help the ThinkPad 8 stand out, but it could use more endurance.
The Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4's battery life falls short, but its sharp display, useful productivity apps and multitasking prowess make it a good Android tablet.
The Acer Iconia W4 is a well-designed 8-inch Windows 8.1 tablet with a gorgeous IPS display and very good battery life.
The Galaxy Note Pro 12.2 makes the most of its huge screen with powerful multitasking features and productivity apps -- if you're willing to live with its big size and price.
The Dell Venue 11 Pro offers versatile docking options and long battery life in a stylish, business-friendly design.
The Polaroid Kids Tablet 2 is a very affordable children's slate with quality apps and content, but the battery life could be better.