Editors' Choice

We review hundreds of products in a wide range of categories each year. Here's the best of the best in tablets.

Microsoft Surface Pro 4 review

The original Surface Pro was far from perfect, but Microsoft has committed to making it great. Has the effort paid off, and can the Surface Pro 4 bring new ideas to the increasingly stale 2-in-1 category? See Full Review »

Our Score 8

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Lenovo Yoga Book Review

  • Compact, sturdy build
  • Innovative form factor transcends the 2-in-1
  • Note-taking is excellent
  • Accurate stylus
  • Close to stock Android install
  • Typing without keys feels strange
  • Processor isn't powerful enough for a full laptop
  • We don't know if it will get Android updates
Our Score 7

Microsoft Surface Pro 4 Review

  • New Type Cover is wonderful
  • Pen is standard and works well
  • Pixel-dense display
  • Loud, clear speakers
  • Strong performance in all areas
  • Still heavy compared to dedicated tablets
  • Battery can drain quickly in real-world use
Our Score 8

Huawei Matebook Review

  • Beautiful design
  • Keyboard cover is enjoyable to use
  • Lightweight and highly portable
  • Peripheral pricing quickly adds up
  • Display suffers mediocre color accuracy and…
  • Slow hard drive write speeds
  • Disappointing battery endurance
Our Score 5

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Tablet Review

  • Strong processor performance
  • Small and lightweight
  • Class-leading keyboard
  • Extendable thanks to unique docking configuration
  • Can get hot at full load
  • Poor battery life
Our Score 8

Apple iPad Pro 9.7 Review

  • Best tablet cameras and speakers ever
  • Powerful enough for real productivity
  • Thin and portable
  • Apple Pencil is the best stylus available
  • iOS has best tablet apps, frequent updates
  • Expensive at every option level
  • Cramped screen for multitasking
  • Not a true laptop replacement
Our Score 8

Apple iPad Pro 12.7 Review

  • Videos and games look gorgeous on the big screen
  • Excellent canvas for drawing
  • Magazine size screen is a joy for reading
  • It weighs just 1.6lbs
  • Great splitscreen multitasking in iOS 9
  • Solid 10-hour battery life
  • As expensive as a pricey laptop
  • Too heavy and large to hold one-handed
Our Score 9

LeapFrog epic Review

  • Well-designed apps
  • Parental controls
  • Durable design
  • Built-in stylus
  • Low resolution screen
  • Poor quality cameras
  • Expensive apps
Our Score 7

Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 Review

  • Absurdly thin and light
  • Sleek look
  • Bright colorful screen
  • Long battery life
  • It’s almost as expensive as an iPad
  • Lacks premium all-metal build
Our Score 9