Tablet Guide

Shopping for a tablet can be a confusing experience. Do you buy the iPad, an Android competitor or a powerful Windows slate? Check out our tablet reviews and buying guides to find the right slate for your needs.

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Chromebook vs. Tablet: Which Should You Buy?

On the surface, they seem quite different. Tablets are mostly considered content-consumption devices, whereas Chromebooks are often viewed as cheap laptop replacements. But as the app and keyboard o...

How to Check the Apple Pencil’s Battery Life

If you've been using the Apple Pencil with your iPad Pro, you may find yourself unsure of when exactly you should be charging it. The stylus doesn't have battery indicator lights, and keeping the ...

Acer Predator 8 Takes on Nvidia's Shield Gaming Tablet

Aside from getting bigger or cheaper, tablets haven't innovated a ton, recently. However, the Nvidia Shield, and now the Acer Predator 8 tablet, are still pushing boundaries. Officially available for ...

Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 Review

Lenovo's 8-inch Yoga Tab 3 boasts a 15-hour battery life, longer than that of any tablet we've ever tested, although its underpowered processor is much less impressive.

Samsung Galaxy View: The Tablet-TV You Didn't Know You Wanted

It's not a TV, it's a tablet. No wait, it's a tablet that's also a TV. Categorizations aside, Samsung is hoping to change the way you entertain yourself, starting on Nov. 6.  It’s easy to laugh off...

Surface Pro 4 vs. Surface Book: Which Is Right for You?

 If you have more than $1,000 to spend on a 2-in-1, Microsoft has two compelling choices in the Surface Pro 4 (starting at $1,029 with keyboard) and the Surface Book (starting at $1,499). While both ...

Microsoft Surface Pro 4 Review

While it might not look new on the outside, the Surface Pro 4 features a faster CPU, bright high-res screen and improved Type Cover but with much less battery life.

Dell XPS 12 Hands-on: Best 2-in-1 Keyboard Yet

  Dell's new XPS 12 is the tablet that can replace the tablet that can replace your laptop. Featuring a high-resolution 12.5-inch display and detachable keyboard, this Surface Pro 4 challenger w...

Surface Pro 4 vs. Pro 3: Worth the Upgrade?

Microsoft has taken the wraps off the Surface Pro 4 (starting at $899), the newest version of its flagship 2-in-1, which promises to be thinner, faster and lighter than the Surface Pro 3. The Pr...

Surface Pro 4 Looks Like 2-in-1 to Beat

NEW YORK -- Microsoft's popular Surface line of tablets is getting a major upgrade. Today, the  company unveiled the Surface Pro 4, its next flagship tablet, which packs a number of improvements over...