Editors' Choice

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

Dell Venue 8 7000 review

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Our Score 9
User Score 5

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Barnes & Noble Nook Tablet Review

  • Better performance than Kindle Fire
  • Bright, vivid screen
  • Nice interface built around e-book reading
  • Good battery life for a tablet
  • microSD card slot
  • Battery life can't match E-Ink e-readers
  • App selection is limited
  • Fewer multimedia features than Kindle Fire
  • No cameras or Bluetooth
Our Score 8
User Score 7

Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 Review

  • Runs Android 4.0
  • Front-facing speakers
  • Solid construction
  • microSD card slot
  • $400 price is a bit high
  • Poor front and back cameras
  • Larger than last year's Galaxy Tab 10.1
Our Score 6
User Score 5

Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 LTE Review

  • Fantastic battery life
  • Gorgeous AMOLED screen
  • 7.7 inches is a good screen size
  • Samsung TouchWiz UI looks great
  • 4G LTE connectivity
  • Super thin and super lightweight
  • Great construction
  • Crappy rear camera
  • Android 4.0 upgrade pending
  • Expensive ($500-$700)
  • Android tablet apps are sparse
Our Score 8.5
User Score 0

Acer Iconia Tab A200 Review

  • Great improvement over Acer's A500
  • Decent front-facing camera
  • Full-size USB port
  • microSD support
  • Runs Android 4.0
  • Nice Acer Android add-ons
  • No rear camera
  • Heavier and fatter than the iPad 3
  • Screen can't compare to newer models
  • Android tablet apps still lag behind Apple
  • 10.1 inches is a bit too big
Our Score 7.5
User Score 10

Apple iPad (2012) Review

  • Screen actually is 'Resolutionary'
  • Great battery life
  • Powerful graphics processor
  • Responsive screen
  • 200,000+ optimized tablet apps
  • Excellent rear camera
  • 4G LTE capability rocks
  • iOS showing some age
  • 4G models split (AT&T or Verizon)
  • Front-facing camera still VGA
  • Slightly thicker and heavier than iPad 2
  • No Siri
Our Score 8.5
User Score 8

Motorola Xyboard 8.2 Review

  • Compact 8.2-inch screen
  • High resolution for screen size (1280 x 800)
  • Thin and lightweight
  • Ergonomic design with thin bezel
  • 4G LTE connectivity
  • $400 is a lot for an Android tablet
  • Specs are decent but not impressive
  • No microSD or external storage
  • Camera sucks
  • Battery life could be better
Our Score 8
User Score 8

Motorola Xyboard 10.1 Review

  • Thin and lightweight
  • Ergonomic design
  • 4G LTE connectivity
  • Decent battery life
  • $500 is a lot for an Android tablet
  • Specs are decent but not impressive
  • No microSD or external storage
  • Camera sucks
Our Score 7.5
User Score 6

Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.0 Plus Review

  • Solid design
  • microSD card slot
  • Good battery life
  • It has cameras
  • Fast processing speeds
  • TouchWiz UI is pleasant
  • Cramped Android interface
  • Proprietary charging port
  • Ice Cream Sandwich coming soon
  • Expensive
Our Score 8
User Score 0