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 2016 and our tablet buying guide to compare models and find the right slate for your needs.

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Amazon's Affordable Fire Tablet Gets More Colorful

Amazon is leveling up its existing Fire tablet by adding new color options and more storage. The new-and-improved tablet will come in blue, magenta and tangerine. You'll be able to pick from the $49.9...

How to Set Up and Use Apple Family Sharing

You can access the apps, movies, TV shows, music that your spouse and up to four children (total of six people) have purchased through iTunes. You can even share a single Apple Music subscription. Tha...

How to Disable True Tone on the iPad Pro

The 9.7-inch Apple iPad Pro features a fancy new True Tone Display. That means the sensors on the tablet read the ambient lighting conditions, and makes adjustments to automatically adapt so that colo...

Best 9.7-inch Apple iPad Pro Cases

Apple's new iPad Pro offers all the goodness of the original in a smaller size. The 9.7-inch screen is the same size as the iPad Air 2, but it's so much smarter. The True Tone display automatically ch...

This Wild Tablet Doubles as a Transformer

The next time you see a Xiaomi Mi Pad 2, it might be more than meets the eye. The Beijing-based electronics company has joined forces with Hasbro to create a new Transformers toy based on the Chinese...

Turn Off Live Photos to Save Space on the iPad Pro

Apple's Live Photos feature is so Harry Potter-esque cool. When you snap a picture on the 9.7-inch iPad Pro's 12-megapixel camera it automatically records a 1.5 seconds on either side of your image, ...

How to Shoot 4K Video on the iPad Pro

Apple packed the new 9.7-inch Apple iPad Pro with its best camera technology yet. The 12-megapixel iSight camera with Sapphire crystal lens can shoot Live Photos and panorama shots. It features autofo...

LeapFrog Epic Review

The LeapFrog Epic is a child-friendly, 7-inch tablet with a fun home screen and good apps, but sluggish performance holds it back.

Surface Pro 4 vs. iPad Pro: Which Tablet Wins?

Apple's iPad Pro and Microsoft's Surface Pro 4 are two of the most powerful tablets yet, but they're not designed for the same type of shopper. Aimed at creative types and those who like to play as mu...

10 Tablets with the Longest Battery Life

Even the sharpest and most powerful tablets are useless if they can't handle hours of Web surfing, gaming, video streaming and — yes — work. That's why we've compiled this list of the longest-last...