Sure, it has some kid-friendly content, but the Vinci M7 Family Tablet's terrible screen and slow performance make it a slate to avoid.
ASUS' Transformer Pad TF701T packs Tegra 4 power and a brilliant high-res screen in a 10-inch Android tablet, but you'll have to pay more for the keyboard.
The $299 Dell Venue 8 Pro is a versatile and affordable 8-inch Windows tablet for work and play that suffers from one annoying design flaw.
The Fuhu Nabi XD kids' tablet offers a bright display, solid app selection and impressive battery life for tweens.
The Nokia Lumia 2520 is a well-designed tablet with fast performance, long battery life and a comfy keyboard -- if you're willing to live with Windows RT's limitations.
The $149 LeapFrog LeapPad Ultra has a bright display and child-proof interface, but it's weighed down by sluggish performance.
Thanks to its much-improved battery life and fast performance, the Microsoft Surface Pro 2 is a compelling tablet and laptop in one device.
The Toshiba Excite 7 offers impressive audio and a clean Android tablet experience, but doesn't offer enough for its price.
The affordable IdeaPlay Android tablet for kids offers good parental monitoring tools, but poor performance, short battery life and a low-res display mar the experience.
The Dell Venue 7 delivers a pure build of Android and a cozy soft- touch design for an inviting $149.