5 Best Tablets to Purchase in 2018

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Tablet computers have become quite popular over the years, as a replacement for laptops. With pretty much everything integrated into a compact and very portable hand-held device, tablets certainly are amongst the hottest selling tech items. Subsequently, here’s a list of the best tablets from 2017 that are still the best in their categories, making them the best tablets to purchase in 2018 as well.

 

Apple iPad Pro (10.5) 2017

Price: $590

 

Specifications

Display Size 10.5 inches
Resolution 1668 x 2224
Additional Features Oleophobic coating, Scratch-resistence, True-tone display
Hardware
&
Software
Operating System iOS 10.3.2/11.2
UI
Chipset Apple A10X Fusion
Internal Storage 64/256/512 GB
RAM 4 GB
Camera Front 7MP, f/2.2, 1080p Video
Back 12 MP, f/1.8, OIS, Dual-tone LED, 4K Video Recording
Battery &

Features

Battery 30.4 Wh
Additional Features USB 3.0 Reversible connector, Fingerprint Sensor, gyro, Compass, barometer, accelerometer

 

Additional Notes:

  • One of the best tablets considering the value for money
  • Smooth and Flawless Performance
  • Solid Build Quality
  • Offers a great platform for a pure tablet experience
  • Still Expensive

 

 

 

Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 (9.7) 2017

Price: $450

 Specifications

Display Size 9.7 inches
Resolution 2048 x 1563
Additional Features Super AMOLED panel
Hardware
&
Software
Operating System Android 7.0 Nougat
UI
Chipset SnapDragon 820
Internal Storage 32 GB
RAM 4 GB
Camera Front 5MP, f/2.2, 1080p Video
Back 13 MP, f/1.9, 2160p Video Recording
Battery &

Features

Battery 6000 mAh
Additional Features USB 3.0 Type –C Reversible connector, Fingerprint Sensor, gyro, Compass, barometer, accelerometer

 

Additional Notes

  • Impressive Features and Specifications
  • One of the best tablets in mid-range category
  • Great Display and Long-lasting battery
  • A bit overpriced

 

Xiaomi Mi Pad 3

Price: $200

Specifications

Display Size 7.9 inches
Resolution 1536 x 2048
Additional Features
Hardware
&
Software
Operating System Android
UI MIUI8
Chipset Mediatek MT8176
Internal Storage 64 GB
RAM 4 GB
Camera Front 5MP, f/2.0
Back 13 MP, f/2.2, 1080p Video Recording
Battery &

Features

Battery 6600 mAh
Additional Features USB Type-C reversible, Fast charging, Accelerometer, gyro, compass

 

Additional Notes:

  • Very Affordable
  • Good and Long-lasting battery
  • Performs well for basic tasks
  • Very Compact
  • Specifications, perfomance and features are not very impressive
  • Not the best build-quality

 

Apple iPad Mini 4

Price: $319

Specifications

Display Size 7.9 inches
Resolution 1536 x 2048
Additional Features Oleophobic coating, Scratch-resistence
Hardware
&
Software
Operating System iOS 9/11.2
UI
Chipset Apple A8
Internal Storage 16/32/64/128 GB
RAM 2 GB
Camera Front 1.2MP
Back 8 MP, f/2.4
Battery &

Features

Battery 5124 mAh
Additional Features USB 2.0, Proprietary reversible connector, Fingerprint Sensor, accelerometer, gyro, barometer compass

 

 

Additional Notes

  • Best Budget Tablet
  • Very compact and well-built
  • Offers great tablet experience
  • A bit outdated
  • Multi-Tasking is not as smooth

 

Microsoft Surface Book Pro (2017)

Price: $1200-$1600

Specifications

Display Size 12.3 inches
Resolution 2736 x 1824
Additional Features Pixel Sense Display
 

Hardware
&
Software

Operating System Windows 10
UI
Chipset Intel Core m3/i5/i7
Internal Storage 128/256/512 GB
RAM 4/8/16 GB
Graphics Intel HD 620/Intel Iris Plus 640
Camera Front 5MP, 1080p Video Recording
Back 8MP, 1080p Video Recording
Battery &

Features

Battery 13.5 hrs use-time
Additional Features USB 3.0 Surface Pen, Fingerprint Sensor, gyro, Ambient Light Sensor, accelerometer

 

Additional Notes:

  • A Performance Powerhouse
  • Right up there amongst the best tablets in terms of performance, features and specs
  • A tablet/laptop hybrid by default
  • Suitable for heavy multitasking and demanding tasks
  • Offers more features than usual tablets
  • Very Expensive

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