Best tablet deals in February 2023

The best cheap tablet deals
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The best tablet deals this week continue to offer solid discounts on today's top-rated tablets. Retailers currently offer notable markdowns on iPad, Galaxy Tab, Surface Pro, Fire HD and other slates.

Right now, the Apple iPad Air 5 is on sale for $499 (opens in new tab) at Amazon. That's $100 off its normal retail price of $599 and the lowest price ever for this Apple tablet. 

Apple's iPad Air offers everything you could ever want in a tablet. It features a 10.9-inch Liquid Retina display, Apple M1 processer, 8GB of RAM and 64GB of storage. Rounding out its specs are built in stereo speakers, 12MP rear camera and 12MP FaceTime camera. The iPad Air 5 works with optional Apple accessories like Apple Pencil for note-taking and drawing. Pair it with Apple's Magic Keyboard for that familiar laptop feel (both sold separately). 

Whether you're looking for the best tablet for entertainment, productivity (or both), we've got your back. We're searching high and low for the best tablet deals so you don't have to. Our curated list of tablet deals will help you get the best value. 

See today's best tablet deals below.

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Apple iPad

Apple iPad Pro M1 2TB: $1,899 (opens in new tab)

Apple iPad Pro M1 2TB: $1,899 $1,299 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Save $600 on the 2TB iPad Pro M1. Powered by Apple's M1 chip, the iPad Pro brings blazing performance to Apple's best-selling tablets. The iPad Pro in this deal packs an 11-inch Retina Display, Apple M1 8-core CPU, 8GB of RAM, 8-core GPU and 2TB of storage.

Apple iPad 2022: $449 (opens in new tab)

Apple iPad 2022: $449 $429 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Save $20 on the new 10.9-inch iPad features Apple's A14 Bionic chip and is faster and more power efficient than its predecesor. Other notable upgrades include, an Ultra Wide 12MP front camera for video calling and an updated 12MP back camera for capturing sharp, vivid photos and 4K video. For wired and wireless connectivity options, the 2022 iPad is equipped with a USB-C port and Wi-Fi 6. 

Apple iPad Air 5: $599 (opens in new tab)

Apple iPad Air 5: $599 $499 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Save $100 on the iPad Air 5. It packs a 10.9-inch Liquid Retina display with True Tone. Rounding out its specs are Apple's M1 chip, 8GB of RAM, 64GB of storage and stereo speakers. For image capturing and video calls it has a 12MP wide angle primary camera on the back and a 12MP FaceTime Camera. Touch ID and Apple Pay offer secure login payment.

Apple iPad Pro 12.9 1TB: $1,799 (opens in new tab)

Apple iPad Pro 12.9 1TB: $1,799 $1,599 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Save $200 on the 12.9-inch iPad Pro. It features an 12.9-inch Liquid Retina display, Apple M2 processor and 1TB of storage. It supports Apple Pencil 2, Apple Magic Keyboard and Apple Smart Keyboard. 

Apple iPad Pro M1 1TB: $1,499 (opens in new tab)

Apple iPad Pro M1 1TB: $1,499 $1,199 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Save $200 on the 1TB model iPad Pro M1. Powered by Apple's M1 chip, the iPad Pro brings blazing performance to Apple's best-selling tablets. The iPad Pro in this deal packs an 11-inch Retina Display, Apple M1 8-core CPU, 8GB of RAM, 8-core GPU and 1TB of storage.

Samsung Galaxy Tab

Samsung Galaxy Tab A8: $229 (opens in new tab)

Samsung Galaxy Tab A8: $229 $149 @ Samsung (opens in new tab)
Save $80 on the 2022 Galaxy Tab A8. If you're looking for a solid iPad alternative, this Samsung tablet is worth considering. It features a 10.5 inch ‎(1920 x 1200) TFT display, ‎2.0-GHz octa-core CPU, 3GB of RAM and 32GB of microSD-expandable storage. Best Buy (opens in new tab) offers this same deal.

Samsung Galaxy Tab A7 Lite: $159 (opens in new tab)

Samsung Galaxy Tab A7 Lite: $159 $129 @ Walmart (opens in new tab)
Save $30 on the Samsung Galaxy Tab A7 Lite. Light and portable, it features an 8.7-inch (1340 x 800) TFT touchscreen, 2.3-GHz MediaTek MT8768N 8-core processor, 3GB of RAM, and 32GB of microSD-expandable storage. With its durable metal frame and powerful performance, it's a tablet the whole family can share. 

Samsung Galaxy Tab S8: $699 (opens in new tab)

Samsung Galaxy Tab S8: $699 from $199 @ Samsung (opens in new tab) w/ trade-in
Save up to $500 on the Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 with eligible trade-in. The base model  packs an 11-inch (2560 x 1600) LTPS TFT display up to 120Hz for smooth content streaming and gaming. Qualcomm's Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 64-bit 8-core CPU coupled with 8GB of RAM ensures fast and speedy responsiveness. Rounding out its specs are 128GB of microSD-expandable storage and an 8,000mAH battery. 

Galaxy Tab S8 Plus: $899 (opens in new tab)

Galaxy Tab S8 Plus: $899 from $399 @ Samsung (opens in new tab) w/ trade-in
Save up to $500 on the 12.4-inch Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Plus with eligible trade-in The tablet's Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 64-bit 8-core CPU with 8GB of RAM ensures snappy performance and seamless multitasking. With 128GB of microSD-expandable storage on board, you'll have ample room for apps and important files. Powering the Galaxy Tab S8 Plus is a massive 10,090mAH battery with fast charging support. 

Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 FE: $529 (opens in new tab)

Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 FE: $529 $449 @ Walmart (opens in new tab)
Save $80 on the Samsung Galaxy Tab FE. In our Galaxy Tab S7 FE review, we praise its gorgeous display, premium design and impressive 13+ hour battery life. The tablet in this deal features a 12.4-inch (2560 × 1600) TFT display, 1.8GHz Snapdragon 750G 8-core CPU, 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage. 

Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra: $1,099 (opens in new tab)

Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra: $1,099 from $599 @ Samsung (opens in new tab)w/ trade-in
Save up to $500 on the Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 with trade-in. This iPad Pro rival tablet packs a laptop-sized 14.6-inch (2960 x 1848) Super AMOLED display at up to 120Hz, Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 CPU, 8GB of RAM and 128GB of microSD-expandable storage. Powering the Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra is a massive 11,200mAh battery. 

Microsoft Surface devices

Microsoft Surface Pro 9: $2,199 (opens in new tab)

Microsoft Surface Pro 9: $2,199 $1,999 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)
Save $200 on the Microsoft Surface Pro 9. Packing a 12th Gen Intel Evo Core i7-1255U CPU, 16GB of DDR5 RAM, 1TB SSD for storage, and a 13-inch (2880 x 1920) PixelSense touch display, the Surface Pro 9 makes for a great portable 2-in-1 laptop. 

Microsoft Surface Pro 8 w/ Keyboard: $1,350 (opens in new tab)

Microsoft Surface Pro 8 w/ Keyboard: $1,350 $850 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)
Save $500 on the Surface Pro 8 with Keyboard. It's a solid choice if you're looking for the best convertible tablet PC there is. Our favorite 2-in-1 tablet, we gave the Surface Pro 8 and overall rating of 4 out of 5 stars. We love it for its gorgeous display, powerful performance and excellent webcam. 

Microsoft Surface Pro 7 Plus: $1,029 (opens in new tab)

Microsoft Surface Pro 7 Plus: $1,029 $649 @ Target (opens in new tab)
Now $380 off, the Surface Pro 7 Plus with Type Cover Bundle is at an all-time low price. It packs a 12.3-inch (2736 x 1824) display, 11th Gen Intel Core i5 CPU, 8GB of RAM and 128GB of fast SSD storage.

Lenovo Tab

Lenovo Chromebook Duet 5: $470 (opens in new tab)

Lenovo Chromebook Duet 5: $470 $395 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)
Save $75 on the excellent Lenovo Chromebook Duet 5. The device in this deal has a 13.3-inch (1920 x 1080) OLED 400 nit touch screen, 2.55-GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon SC7180 8-core CPU and 4GB of RAM. Rounding out its specs are Qualcomm Adreno graphics and 64GB of eMMC storage.

Lenovo Tab M8 3rd Gen: $119 (opens in new tab)

Lenovo Tab M8 3rd Gen: $119 $69 @ Walmart (opens in new tab)
Save $50 on the Lenovo Tab M8. This tablet packs an 8-inch (1280 x 800) touch screen with 350 nits of brightness and Dolby Atmos sound for your content streaming needs. Powering the device is a MediaTek Helio P22T 8-core processor paired with 2GB RAM. Store all your favorite streaming and gaming apps on 32GB of eMCP storage — expadable up to 2TB. 

Amazon Fire tablets & e-readers

Amazon Fire HD 8: $99 (opens in new tab)

Amazon Fire HD 8: $99 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The Fire HD 8 Tablet is Amazon's answer to the iPad mini. Designed to be your ultimate portable entertainment screen, the Fire HD 8 features a gorgeously vivid display, beefy 6-core processor and 32GB of storage. It supports for all your favorite streaming apps and affords you up to 13 hours of battery life.

Amazon Fire HD 8 Plus: $119 (opens in new tab)

Amazon Fire HD 8 Plus: $119 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The Amazon HD 8 Plus has all the same specs as the Fire HD 8 except that it packs 3GB of RAM. You're getting the same vivid display, 2.0 GHz 6-core processor, support for all your favorite streaming apps, and all-day battery life.

$149 (opens in new tab)

Amazon Fire HD 10: $149 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The Fire HD 10 is one of the best budget tablets around. It has a 10.1-inch (1920 x 1200) display and rate 12 hour battery life which makes it perfect for streaming content and gaming. It runs on a powerful octa-core CPU alongside 3GB of RAM for snappy navigation and app launching. 

Amazon Fire HD 10 Plus: $179 (opens in new tab)

Amazon Fire HD 10 Plus: $179 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The Fire HD 10 Plus has everything from the Fire HD 10 and bumps you to 4GB of RAM and wireless charging support. Enjoy your favorite apps like Netflix, Facebook, Hulu, Instagram, TikTok, and more through Amazon’s Appstore

Amazon Kindle Paperwhite Signature Edition: $189 (opens in new tab)

Amazon Kindle Paperwhite Signature Edition: $189 $139 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Save $50 on the 2021 Kindle Paperwhite Signature Edition (11th Gen). It's IPX8 water resistant and features a 6.8-inch, matte display, 17 LED front lights, 3 GB of storage, and wireless charging supports. It includes an optional free 3-month Kindle Unlimited subscription (valued at $30). 

Kindle Scribe Essentials Bundle: $439 (opens in new tab)

Kindle Scribe Essentials Bundle: $439 $399 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Save $40 on the Kindle Scribe Essentials Bundle at Amazon. This bundle includes a 16GB Kindle Scribe e-reader, Kindle Scribe Premium Leather Cover, Basic Pen, and Power Adapter. The Kindle Scribe features a 10.2-inch 300ppi Paperwhite display, adjustable front light, 16GB of storage and magnetic stylus pen for easy storage.

onn. tablets

onn. 7-inch Tablet: $59 (opens in new tab)

onn. 7-inch Tablet: $59 @ Walmart (opens in new tab)
Walmart's onn tablet is a decent Amazon Fire 7 alternative. If you're looking for something under $60 that runs full Android, this is it. Specs-wise, it has a 7-inch (1024 x 600) display, 2GB of RAM and 16GB of microSD-expandable storage. It ships with Walmart, Sam's Club,  Vudu and Google Kids Space & Entertainment Space apps pre-installed. 

onn. 10.1-inch Tablet Pro: $149 (opens in new tab)

onn. 10.1-inch Tablet Pro: $149 $129 @ Walmart (opens in new tab)
Save $20 on the onn 10.1" Tablet Pro — one of the best budget options out there. It features a 10.1-inch  (1280 x 800) touch screen, 2.0 GHz octa-core CPU, 2GB of RAM and 32GB of microSD-expandable storage. Powered by Android 10, with Vudu plus and Google Kids Space, and Entertainment Space, it's a tablet the whole family can enjoy. 

Hilda Scott

Hilda Scott uses her combined passion for gadgets and bargain shopping to bring you the best prices on all things tech. She has a bachelor’s degree in film and media studies from Hunter College and 11 years of tech and entertainment journalism. Her work has been featured on Tom’s Guide, iTechPost, Examiner.com, Parlemag, Enstars, and Latin Times. When she's not scouting for the best deals, Hilda’s catching up on her favorite TV shows and pro-wrestling matches.