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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Amazon Fire HD 8 Kids Edition Review

With its durable chassis, powerful parental controls and rich content library, the Amazon Fire HD 8 Kids Edition is the children's tablet to beat.

Amazon Fire HD 8 Review

The 2017 Amazon Fire HD 8 is a great value, offering a long-lasting battery and decent performance for just $80.

The Best iOS 11 Features That Transform Your iPad

iOS 11 flips the script on the years-old pattern of major updates to Apple's mobile operating system by focusing on the iPad, as opposed to the iPhone. So while both platforms get some new features,...

Surface Book vs. MacBook Pro: Why Microsoft Wins

Creatives have a tough choice to make. Apple's 13-inch MacBook Pro is now more powerful than ever with its 7th-generation processor, but Microsoft's gunning for it. The Surface Book invites artists an...

10 Tablets with the Longest Battery Life

Whether you’re taking your tablet with you on the train to stave off boredom on a commute or are reading an eBook while propped up with it in bed, there’s nothing worse than having to stop what yo...

New iPad Pro Beats MacBook Pro on Performance Tests

When Apple unveiled its new iPad Pro tablet at WWDC earlier this month, the company said that the slate is more powerful than some notebooks. What it didn't say is it might be more powerful than some ...

Microsoft Surface Pro Review

With its fantastic PixelSense display, improved Type Cover, faster performance and even better battery life, the Surface Pro is still the king of detachable 2-in-1s.

iPad Pro 10.5-inch Review

The new iPad Pro is more powerful than most laptops and offers a bigger and better display along with long battery life, but iOS 11 will be the real game-changer.

Best Apps for Students

High school and college are periods of ever-expanding responsibility for students. When you were younger you might have had mom and dad's help to get you up in the morning, tell you where you need to ...

Acer Debuts Tablet with Not One, But Two Micro-USB Ports

If you've ever looked at an Android tablet and thought "this would be perfect, if only it had more Micro-USB ports," Acer just made your dream slate. Announced today, the Iconia One 10 (B3-A40FHD) has...