Latest Apple tablet buyer's guides

Logitech Crayon vs Apple Pencil: What’s the difference and which one is best for you?
Logitech Crayon vs Apple Pencil: What’s the difference and which one is best for you? By Stuart Miles

Read our guide to the Logitech Crayon and Apple Pencil to find out the differences between these two smart pencils, how they work, battery life and more... Read more

Apple iPad Pro 10.5 vs iPad 9.7 (2018): What's the difference?
Apple iPad Pro 10.5 vs iPad 9.7 (2018): What's the difference? By Elyse Betters

Apple announced a new 9.7-inch iPad during a special event in March 2018, and it pitched the device squarely at the education market.Last year's 9.7-inch... Read more

Apple iPad Pro 10.5 vs iPad Pro 9.7: Should you upgrade?
Apple iPad Pro 10.5 vs iPad Pro 9.7: Should you upgrade? By Britta O'Boyle

Apple unveiled several new devices at WWDC 2017, one of which was an update in specs to the iPad Pro 12.9, while another was a slightly redesigned and... Read more

Apple iPad Pro 10.5 vs iPad Pro 12.9: What's the difference?
Apple iPad Pro 10.5 vs iPad Pro 12.9: What's the difference? By Britta O'Boyle

Apple announced its next-generation of iPad Pro at its WWDC developer conference 2017, while also announcing refreshments and updates to the 12.9-inch... Read more

Apple iPad Pro 10.5 vs iPad 9.7 (2017): What's the difference?
Apple iPad Pro 10.5 vs iPad 9.7 (2017): What's the difference? By Britta O'Boyle

Apple announced a new 9.7-inch iPad at its March 2017 event, replacing the iPad Air 2 but ditching the Air name, while at WWDC 2017, a new iPad Pro was... Read more

New Apple iPad (2017) vs Samsung Galaxy Tab S3: What's the difference?
New Apple iPad (2017) vs Samsung Galaxy Tab S3: What's the difference? By Britta O'Boyle

Samsung announced the Galaxy Tab S3 at the beginning of March, while Apple announced its newest and cheapest iPad towards the end of March, bringing another... Read more

Apple iPad Pro 9.7 vs iPad Air 2: What's the difference?
Apple iPad Pro 9.7 vs iPad Air 2: What's the difference? By Britta O'Boyle

Apple unveiled several new devices at an event in March 2016, one of which was the update to the iPad Air 2, only it doesn't sit in the Air range.... Read more

Apple iPad Pro 12.9 vs iPad Air 2: What’s the difference?
Apple iPad Pro 12.9 vs iPad Air 2: What’s the difference? By Britta O'Boyle

Apple announced the original iPad Pro at an event in September 2015. It marked a new territory for the company, with a screen size of 12.9-inches and a... Read more

Apple iPad Pro vs Microsoft Surface Pro 4: Which is best?
Apple iPad Pro vs Microsoft Surface Pro 4: Which is best? By Mike Lowe

It’s battle of the big tabs. Literally. Apple has introduced the iPad Pro, following in the footsteps of the Microsoft Surface Pro 4. But which is best:... Read more

Apple iPad Pro vs Microsoft Surface Pro 3: What's the difference?
Apple iPad Pro vs Microsoft Surface Pro 3: What's the difference? By Luke Edwards

Apple has unveiled its largest most powerful tablet yet in the iPad Pro. It has an optional physical keyboard case and a stylus called the Apple Pencil,... Read more

iPad Air 2 vs Nexus 9: Battle of the brand new tablets
iPad Air 2 vs Nexus 9: Battle of the brand new tablets By Chris Hall

Two days, two new tablets. Who'd of thought that would happen? Apple has announced the new iPad Air 2 hot on the heels of Google announcing the Nexus 9,... Read more

Apple iPad Air 2 vs iPad Air: What's the difference?
Apple iPad Air 2 vs iPad Air: What's the difference? By Chris Hall

Another year means another iPad. Updating the iPad Air, launched in October 2013, comes the iPad Air 2. The iPad Air 2 will be sold alongside the iPad... Read more

iPad Air vs iPad mini with Retina display: The choice is harder than you think
iPad Air vs iPad mini with Retina display: The choice is harder than you think By Jake Smith

Apple has taken the wraps off its new iPad line, with the full-sized and newly named iPad Air gaining a sleeker form and the iPad mini gaining Retina display.But... Read more

Apple iPad mini Retina display vs iPad mini: What's the difference?
Apple iPad mini Retina display vs iPad mini: What's the difference? By Britta O'Boyle

As you may have heard by now, Apple has refreshed its iPad line-up, not only upgrading the 9.7-inch device with the launch of the iPad Air, but also the... Read more

Apple iPad Air vs iPad 4: What's the difference?
Apple iPad Air vs iPad 4: What's the difference? By Britta O'Boyle

The new Apple iPad 5, called the iPad Air, has been officially announced and with it comes a whole new look and a spec sheet upgrade.But what exactly do... Read more

iPad mini or Nexus 7: Which is best for you?
iPad mini or Nexus 7: Which is best for you? By Hunter Skipworth

Cheap and more than cheerful, the world of affordable tablets means now everyone can get in on a slice of slab action. Right now, the two tech big boys... Read more

The new iPad vs iPad 2
The new iPad vs iPad 2 By Dan Sung

The new iPad, the iPad 3 or whatever you want to call it, has arrived with its funky screen and the natural reaction from most is going to be to buy the... Read more