Latest tablet reviews

Apple iPad Pro 12.9 (2018) review: iOS with laptop power
4.5 stars Apple iPad Pro 12.9 (2018) review: iOS with laptop power By Stuart Miles

We review Apple's new iPad Pro 12.9 (2018) tablet to see whether it can be your next laptop replacement?... Read more

Amazon Fire HD 8 review: Hitting that 8-inch sweet spot
4.5 stars Amazon Fire HD 8 review: Hitting that 8-inch sweet spot By Chris Hall

Whether you're a globetrotter or a looking for an travel tablet or something to entertain your child with loads of controls, the Fire HD 8 is great value... Read more

The best tablet 2018: Top tablets and 2-in-1s to buy today
The best tablet 2018: Top tablets and 2-in-1s to buy today By Britta O'Boyle

Our pick of the best tablets to buy today including the best 2-in-1 devices and compact tablets at a variety of different prices. Read more

Apple iPad Pro 11 (2018) initial review: Compact, but powerful
Apple iPad Pro 11 (2018) initial review: Compact, but powerful By Stuart Miles

Two new iPad Pro models promise better performance and Face ID, among other things. But how does the 11-inch model perform?... Read more

Microsoft Surface Pro 6 review: Class-leader isn't without quirks
4.0 stars Microsoft Surface Pro 6 review: Class-leader isn't without quirks By Mike Lowe

The sixth-gen upgrades the chipset and comes in black matte. Those are the only differences to last year's model. But it's still the best 2-in-1.... Read more

Google Pixel Slate initial review: Can Google take on the iPad Pro?
Google Pixel Slate initial review: Can Google take on the iPad Pro? By Mike Lowe

Looking to advance the tablet market, the Pixel Slate is a natural iPad Pro competitior. However, it's expensive, starting at £549, and runs Chrome OS... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 review: A tablet that means business
4.0 stars Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 review: A tablet that means business By Chris Hall

Samsung's new tablet introduces a DeX desktop working mode to appeal to those wanting to work on the go. But is it any good?... Read more

Acer Chromebook Tab 10 initial review: The first Chrome OS tablet
Acer Chromebook Tab 10 initial review: The first Chrome OS tablet By Mike Lowe

When is a Chromebook not a Chromebook? When it's an Acer Chromebook Tab 10, that's what. The world's first Chrome OS-powered tablet takes its operating... Read more

Apple iPad (2018) review: Pencil time
5.0 stars Apple iPad (2018) review: Pencil time By Stuart Miles

Apple has turned its focus on the education market with the launch of its new iPad. It's a great device for all, but the Cupertino company is also hoping... Read more

Apple iPad Pro 10.5 review: The tablet to finally replace your laptop?
5.0 stars Apple iPad Pro 10.5 review: The tablet to finally replace your laptop? By Stuart Miles

As the 10.5 numerical suggests, this iPad Pro 10.5 is smaller than the 12.9-inch model, but marginally larger than regular 9.7-inch iPad that comes without... Read more

Apple iPad Pro 12.9 review: Back to the drawing board?
4.0 stars Apple iPad Pro 12.9 review: Back to the drawing board? By Stuart Miles

It's Apple's biggest tablet ever. But does that mean the iPad Pro can replace both your laptop and tablet to become the sole computing device in your home?With... Read more

Apple iPad (2017) review: Solid, affordable full-size tablet
4.5 stars Apple iPad (2017) review: Solid, affordable full-size tablet By Cam Bunton

The Apple iPad (2017) model has now been replaced by the Apple iPad (2018) version which brings Apple Pencil support and a faster A10 Fusion chip to the... Read more

Huawei MediaPad M5 Pro review: A good show, just not quite 'pro'
4.0 stars Huawei MediaPad M5 Pro review: A good show, just not quite 'pro' By Cam Bunton

Huawei is gaining ground in the smartphone market, and as we've discovered with the 8.4-inch MediaPad M5, it's focused on ensuring its tablet offerings... Read more

Huawei MediaPad M5 (8.4-inch) review: Genuine iPad Mini competition
4.0 stars Huawei MediaPad M5 (8.4-inch) review: Genuine iPad Mini competition By Cam Bunton

The tablet industry has been in a lull for the past couple of years. Apart from Amazon with the really affordable Fire tablets, or Apple with the iPad... Read more

Amazon Fire HD 10 review: Going big on entertainment
4.5 stars Amazon Fire HD 10 review: Going big on entertainment By Chris Hall

The tablet market has polarised, with many companies cranking up the specs and price of their tablets and pushing them toward working on the go. That's... Read more

Huawei MateBook E review: Round two still has work to do
3.5 stars Huawei MateBook E review: Round two still has work to do By Mike Lowe

Say hello to the Huawei MateBook E, the Chinese manufacturer's second-round attempt at a 2-in-1 device. It builds on the original 12-inch device by offering... Read more

Lenovo Tab 4 10 Plus review: The Android-based answer to the iPad?
4.0 stars Lenovo Tab 4 10 Plus review: The Android-based answer to the iPad? By Cam Bunton

It's no secret that the tablet market is in slowdown, particularly for any tablets that aren't iPads or Amazon Fire. But that doesn't mean consumer electronic... Read more

Amazon Fire 7 review: The best affordable tablet
4.0 stars Amazon Fire 7 review: The best affordable tablet By Chris Hall

Just a few years ago, the tablet space was littered with choices. There was a wide range of iPads - the de facto choice for those in the Apple club - and... Read more

Asus ZenPad 3S 10 review: Android's savviest iPad contender?
4.0 stars Asus ZenPad 3S 10 review: Android's savviest iPad contender? By Cam Bunton

People aren't buying tablets at the same rate they were a few years ago. Because of that, manufacturers have responded by simply releasing less product.But... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 review: Perfect entertainment... for a price
4.0 stars Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 review: Perfect entertainment... for a price By Mike Lowe

It's 2017, the year in which tablets stand atop a precipice: poised in a position of greatness, offering enough power to be considered as potential laptop-replacements;... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Book preview: A viable Surface alternative
Samsung Galaxy Book preview: A viable Surface alternative By Chris Hall

The world is trying to move us away from laptops and toward 2-in-1 devices. Following Microsoft's original dalliance and the emergence of Window RT, there... Read more

EE Robin review: Putting the kids in control
4.0 stars EE Robin review: Putting the kids in control By Max Langridge

Everyone needs to be online these days. Look around you on the high street, on a bus, on a plane: chances are the majority of people will have their head... Read more

Huawei MediaPad M3 review: An unfussy Android media tablet
4.0 stars Huawei MediaPad M3 review: An unfussy Android media tablet By Chris Hall

The tablet market has stumbled. From everyone offering a tablet - in Windows, Android, iOS - things have dwindled. Even Apple's iPad has slowed in pace.The... Read more

Asus ZenPad 3S 10: Hello iPad lookalike
Asus ZenPad 3S 10: Hello iPad lookalike By Britta O'Boyle

The Asus ZenPad 3S 10 is a 9.7-inch tablet that could easily be mistaken for an iPad, certainly on first glance. The device, which was on display at the... Read more

Huawei MateBook review: 5-hours of friendship
3.5 stars Huawei MateBook review: 5-hours of friendship By Mike Lowe

One glance at the Huawei MateBook and it's clear the Chinese company is hankering for a slice of the laptop-replacement market. This slim-build Windows... Read more

Samsung Galaxy TabPro S review: Taking on the Microsoft Surface Pro
4.0 stars Samsung Galaxy TabPro S review: Taking on the Microsoft Surface Pro By Mike Lowe

Not so long ago Samsung pulled out of the laptop market in the UK, which came as a bit of a shock. It also showed the electronic manufacturer's hand and... Read more

Apple iPad Pro 9.7 review: The tablet to beat all tablets
5.0 stars Apple iPad Pro 9.7 review: The tablet to beat all tablets By Stuart Miles

When Apple launched the iPad Pro back in September 2015, many liked the idea of the beefed-up iPad, but many also wished its large 12.9-inch scale was... Read more

Dell Venue 10 Pro 5056 review: Not a sell-out show
3.5 stars Dell Venue 10 Pro 5056 review: Not a sell-out show By Andrew Williams

What are budget tablets about these days? Should they be the sort of devices you can slip into a small bag and carry around with you 24/7; light enough... Read more

Huawei MediaPad M2 10.0: A 10-inch tablet packed with surround sound
Huawei MediaPad M2 10.0: A 10-inch tablet packed with surround sound By Elyse Betters

Huawei didn't just introduce fancier versions of the Nexus 6P and Huawei Watch during its CES 2016 event. It also unveiled a new tablet.Called the MediaPad... Read more

Lenovo rounds out ThinkPad X1 lineup with three new models: X1 Tablet,  X1 Yoga, and X1 Carbon
Lenovo rounds out ThinkPad X1 lineup with three new models: X1 Tablet, X1 Yoga, and X1 Carbon By Elyse Betters

Lenovo has shown off three new ThinkPad X1 models at CES 2016 in Las Vegas.The showstopper model is the ThinkPad X1 Tablet. It's a lot like Microsoft Surface,... Read more

Google Pixel C review: Pixel perfect?
4.0 stars Google Pixel C review: Pixel perfect? By Chris Hall

The first Pixel was a Chromebook, launched with a flourish - a shining example of what a Chromebook could be, if you were going to pour everything into... Read more

Nvidia Shield Tablet K1 review: The cost-effective gaming tablet
4.5 stars Nvidia Shield Tablet K1 review: The cost-effective gaming tablet By Rik Henderson

When we reviewed the Nvidia Shield Tablet last year it ticked every box when faced with Android competition and even offered a lot that others couldn't,... Read more

Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 review: Flexi-tablet goes budget for round three
4.0 stars Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 review: Flexi-tablet goes budget for round three By Andrew Williams

Most tablets are black rectangles. Looking at them for too long is a sure recipe for a good night's sleep. Front-on the Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 seems like just... Read more

Amazon Fire tablet review: Who needs Hudl when there's this for £50?
4.0 stars Amazon Fire tablet review: Who needs Hudl when there's this for £50? By Rik Henderson

When Amazon revealed that it was to release a tablet in its Fire range that would only cost £50 we have to admit that we didn’t expect much. Previous... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 review: A genuine iPad rival?
4.0 stars Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 review: A genuine iPad rival? By Chris Hall

Samsung, perhaps more that any other company in the Android space, has been experimenting with the ultimate tablet recipe for a number of years. We've... Read more

Samsung Galaxy View: 18.4-inch monster tries to bridge the gap between tablet and TV
Samsung Galaxy View: 18.4-inch monster tries to bridge the gap between tablet and TV By Stuart Miles

Just how big should your tablet be? That's the question Samsung is posing with the launch of the new Samsung Galaxy View.Having dabbled with virtually... Read more

Asus ZenPad S 8.0 review: An affordable tablet not to be overlooked
4.5 stars Asus ZenPad S 8.0 review: An affordable tablet not to be overlooked By Andrew Williams

There's a good chance you don't think of Asus when you think of tablets. Apple, Samsung? Sure. Asus makes boring stuff, right? However, Asus is secretly... Read more

Apple iPad mini 4 review: Compact without compromise
4.0 stars Apple iPad mini 4 review: Compact without compromise By Stuart Miles

The iPad Mini 4 replaces the iPad mini 3 and with it closes the book on one of Apple's laziest upgrades in recent years.Overshadowed by huge advancements... Read more

HP Envy Note 8 hands-on: 8-inch tablet with a 10-inch keyboard that's not as weird as you think
HP Envy Note 8 hands-on: 8-inch tablet with a 10-inch keyboard that's not as weird as you think By Rik Henderson

When HP unveiled its new 8-inch tablet on stage during its Barcelona holiday line-up reveal event it looked like a conventional device at that size. But... Read more

Amazon Fire HD 8 and Fire HD 10 hands-on: Superslim entertainment slates for the whole family
Amazon Fire HD 8 and Fire HD 10 hands-on: Superslim entertainment slates for the whole family By Rik Henderson

Along with a new 4K Fire TV and a cheap as chips £50 tablet, Amazon has also introduced two new devices at the upper end of its range that are better... Read more

Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 Pro: Projector tablet breaks the traditional mould (hands-on)
Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 Pro: Projector tablet breaks the traditional mould (hands-on) By Mike Lowe

Tablets are evolving to try and innovate; to bring new and desirable features into a market that's stagnated somewhat. It takes something new to standout... Read more

Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet review: Power, performance, price
4.5 stars Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet review: Power, performance, price By Chris Hall

The latest tablet to roll off Sony's line is the Xperia Z4 Tablet. Announced before Sony confusingly launched a Z4 smartphone in Japan and the Z3+ in the... Read more

Asus Transformer T100HA: Cheap, chic and bang-up-to-date (hands-on)
Asus Transformer T100HA: Cheap, chic and bang-up-to-date (hands-on) By Cat Thomas

Asus announced a plethora of devices at the Computex show this year and the T100HA drew some considerable attention. Not because it's the fanciest looking... Read more

Amazon Fire HD Kids Edition tablet available for pre-order: We check out its child-friendly frills
Amazon Fire HD Kids Edition tablet available for pre-order: We check out its child-friendly frills By Rik Henderson

Amazon has made its Kids Edition Fire HD tablet device available for pre-order in the UK, with shipping due to start on 18 June.It's been available in... Read more

Acer Predator 8 tablet: On the prowl for Nvidia Shield's gaming territory (hands-on)
Acer Predator 8 tablet: On the prowl for Nvidia Shield's gaming territory (hands-on) By Cat Thomas

Following its announcement at Acer's annual press conference in New York, the Predator 8 gaming tablet debuted with its full innards at Intel's press conference... Read more

Acer Aspire Switch 10V: Cherry Trail goes 2-in-1 (hands-on)
Acer Aspire Switch 10V: Cherry Trail goes 2-in-1 (hands-on) By Cat Thomas

The Acer Aspire Switch 10V is a nifty little number that runs Intel's latest processor, Cherry Trail, and is powered by Intel's new Atom X5-Z8300.This... Read more

Jolla Tablet: Simple, sophisticated and Sailfish 2.0 (hands-on)
Jolla Tablet: Simple, sophisticated and Sailfish 2.0 (hands-on) By Britta O'Boyle

Jolla is a Finnish company that launched a smartphone running on an open-source software called Sailfish back in November 2013 and it has since introduced... Read more

Nokia N1 is a magnificent tablet, despite the copycat design (hands-on)
Nokia N1 is a magnificent tablet, despite the copycat design (hands-on) By Chris Hall

Nokia announced the N1 tablet in November 2014, but it has been shown off at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona and we couldn't help but play with it.When... Read more

Lenovo Tab 2 A8 gets Lollipop love and a dash of Dolby Atmos (hands on)
Lenovo Tab 2 A8 gets Lollipop love and a dash of Dolby Atmos (hands on) By Mike Lowe

Tablets of all shapes and sizes are ten a penny these days, making it harder to stand out from the crowd. The latest budget Lenovo Tab 2 A8 8-inch tablet... Read more

Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet accessories hands-on: Slim protection, smart speaker and laptop conversion
Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet accessories hands-on: Slim protection, smart speaker and laptop conversion By Britta O'Boyle

Sony has announced the Xperia Z4 Tablet at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, along with a couple of specifically-designed accessories that will help... Read more

Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet hands-on: Slimmer, lighter and sexier
Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet hands-on: Slimmer, lighter and sexier By Britta O'Boyle

Sony has introduced the successor to its Z2 Tablet at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona` and despite no sign of an Xperia Z4 smartphone, the new 10.1-incher... Read more

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