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 2014 and our tablet buying guide to compare models and find the right slate for your needs.

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Apple iPad Air 2 Review

The iPad Air 2 is the tablet perfected, cramming a faster A8X processor, sharper camera and richer anti-reflective screen into an even thinner design.

Apple iPad mini 3 Review

The iPad mini 3 adds Touch ID and a gold color option to Apple's already great small tablet.

Amazon Fire HD 7 (2014) Review

With a crisp screen, long battery life and robust parental controls, the Amazon Fire HD 7 is a very good budget tablet, but it should come with more storage

Amazon Fire HD 6 Review

Impressive parental controls and a very cheap price are not the only reasons to pick up the Fire HD 6.

LG G Pad 7 Review

The Android-powered LG G Pad 7.0 offers a vivid screen, excellent audio and epic battery life for just $150.

Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 Nook Review

For those locked into a Barnes & Noble library, the $179 Galaxy Tab 4 Nook might be worth a look. But its poor performance and complicated controls might scare others away.

LG G Pad 10.1 Tablet Review

The value-priced LG G Pad 10.1 keeps ticking when other 10-inch tablets bite the dust.

Dell Venue 7 (2014) Review

The Dell Venue 7 is an attractive and capable 7-inch Android tablet with strong battery life.

Dell Venue 8 (2014) Review

For just $200, the Dell Venue 8 offers a full HD screen and improved performance, all in a sturdy design.

Nvidia Shield Tablet Review

The Nvidia Shield Tablet provides a kick-ass combination of features, including a very-fast K1 processor, game streaming and a versatile stylus.