Tablets have been the great balance between a smartphone and a laptop. They come in handy when you need to consume multimedia, read the news or eBooks, send emails, or do some word-processing. You can even perform some power-intensive tasks on high-end tablets like the Apple iPad.
Although they are becoming quite unpopular, tablets still make great devices for several uses. Check out our list of affordable tablets below.
Amazon Fire HD 8
The Amazon Fire HD 8 is an 8-inch tablet that’s great for travel and reading. The battery lasts for a good 12-14 hours. The screen resolution lies at 1,280 x 800 resolution. The device runs Amazon’s Fire OS 5.4. You can choose between 16 or 32 GB of internal storage, and you get a 2MP main camera.
Asus ZenPad 3S 10 Z500M
The ZenPad is a 9.7-inch model tablet from Asus. It has a nice-looking LCD display and delivers over 8 hours of battery life. TheZenPad comes with 64GB of internal storage, which affords you more space for apps, games, and movies. It also comes with 4GB of RAM, an 8MP main camera and a 5MP selfie shooter.
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 7.0 SM-T280
Samsung Galaxy Tab A is an affordable 7-inch tablet that offers great use and versatility. The device is lightweight and pulls more than 12 hours of battery life to sustain you through the day. It has 8GB of internal storage but with options of memory expansion with microSD. It also supports mobile networking with a micro sim and has a decent camera.
Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus (TB-8704F)
The 8.1-inch Lenovo tablet offers a good display and wide viewing angles for movies and pictures. Memory wise, you can choose between 4GB RAM with 64 GB storage and 3GB RAM with 16GB storage plus storage expansion with microSD. It also has a single 8MP main camera and a 5MP unit for selfies. A standout feature of the Lenovo tab is its support for sim cards. The device is available in both single and dual sim models. It also offers over 10 hours of battery life.
Microsoft Surface Go
The Surface Go is Microsoft’s affordable Windows 10 tablet that looks to reinvent what a budget PC can be. The Go lies on the big side of tablets with a 10in LCD display. The display also includes support for the Surface Pen. It comes in either 4GB or 8GB of RAM and 64GB eMMC or 128 SSD storage. It runs a special version of Windows 10 Home called Window 10S. it has an 8MP rear camera and 5MP front-facing camera. You can also use it with a keyboard and it has a kickstand that makes it easy and versatile to use.