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.
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.
A full-HD display, aluminum design and USB 3.0 connectivity help the ThinkPad 8 stand out, but it could use more endurance.
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.