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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How to Use the iOS Keyboard as a Touchpad

The iPad Pro may be the most productive Apple tablet yet, but it does not support mice or external touchpads. But this tablet basically is a huge touchpad, thanks to a new feature in iOS 9; if y...

Best iPad Pro Cases

The 12.9-inch iPad Pro isn’t just a very large and very impressive tablet. It’s also an expensive one. After you spend $799 or more on it, you will want to be sure to protect it with a case. Apple...

How to Use the Apple Pencil with iPad Pro's Notes App

While the software in the iPad Pro is similar to what you get in other iOS devices, Apple optimized its Notes app to be a great canvas for drawing with the Apple Pencil ($99). You'll get differen...

Acer Iconia One 10 Review

The Acer Iconia One 10 is a pretty good budget tablet with long battery life and some multitasking tricks up its sleeve, but the sound and performance could be better.

Google Pixel C Goes on Sale, Ready to Take on iPad Pro

Google's first 2-in-1 hybrid, the Pixel C, is now available for $499. You can also pick up the optional keyboard for $149. Combined, the two pieces form a viable and cheaper competitor to the Apple iP...

Fire HD 8 Reader's Edition Features Kindle Unlimited & Leather Case

E-book lovers who want a multi-purpose device may be adding a late entrant to their holiday wish lists, with the announcement of Amazon’s new Fire HD 8 Reader’s Edition tablet ($250). Available fo...

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.