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Best Prime Day tablet deals 2021: The weekend deals are here

Prime Day 2021 is tomorrow, and while the biggest deals are likely to drop on June 21 and June 22, this weekend has already seen some huge Prime Day deals dropping across the web.

Unsurprisingly, that means plenty of big Prime Day tablet deals, so if you’re looking to buy the latest iPad or snap up an Android tablet, Prime Day is likely to have big offers going on. Read on as we explain all about what to expect from the Prime Day tablet sales so you can get the best bang for your buck. A number of big deals always start before Prime Day, and this year is no different. Check below to see some of the biggest deals already available today.

The best tablet deals happening now

Save money with this refurbished Fire HD 10 tablet and you'll also get the same limited warranty that comes with new tablets. With this deal you'll have all the advantages of a 10-inch HD tablet. more
30% faster than the original Fire HD 10, this certified refurbished 2019 release has a 10.1-inch HD display, 32GB storage, and comes with the same warranty as a new product. more
The Galaxy Tab S7+ is our favorite Android tablet in Samsung's stable, and with 256GB of storage, this one can serve as a handy 2-in-1 laptop with a keyboard case (sold separately). more
Need more storage than most Android tablets can provide? This high-end Galaxy Tab S7 comes loaded with a whopping 512GB of internal storage along with a handy S Pen stylus. more
Max out the 2021 Apple 12.9-inch iPad Pro with 1TB of storage. This much storage with the powerful Apple M1 chip sets you up for video editing when you're in the field. more
Excellent value for the money with this Wi-Fi Android tablet with an 8-inch diagonal screen. A good choice for kids or as a secdon or backup tablet. more
Hard-to-find deal on a 10.2-inch iPad, this tablet is an excellent value for work, study, or entertainment. more
The latest version of the Amazon Fire HD 10 Plus tablet bundled with a Bluetooth keyboard case and 12-month Office 365 subscription is a portable productivity powerhouse. more
Released in 2020, the pared-down Galaxy Tab S6 Lite features a 10.4-inch 1200p display, 4GB of RAM, and 64GB of storage -- perfect specs for an everyday tablet. It even comes bundled with the S Pen. more
Samsung's Galaxy Tab family leads the Android tablet market, and the new Tab S7 line even gives the venerable iPad a serious run for its money, especially at this price. more
Combine Amazon's Fire HD 8 Plus tablet with a wireless charging dock and you won't need to plug in your tablet to recharge. more
If you need a more rough-and-tumble tablet for use in harsh work environments, the 8-inch Galaxy Tab Active2 has a sturdy rubberized housing that helps to protect it from the elements. more
The Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 with 256GB of storage works hard, plays hard, and now costs less. A great Android option for productivity hounds on the move. more
Save when you buy two Amazon Fire 7 Kids tablets. Kid-proof cases, a two-year replacement guarantee, curated age-appropriate content, and parent dashboard protect kids and tablets. more
The iPad Pro's 128GB storage is ideal for people who do light work. It lets you be productive with its all-day battery life. more

What Prime Day tablet deals to expect

Apple’s iPad is the quintessential tablet for a lot of people, so it wouldn’t be a Prime Day sale without seeing big discounts across the iPad range. Definitely expect to see sales on the iPad, iPad Air, iPad Pro, and the iPad Mini. It’s also very likely that the Microsoft Surface will be discounted as part of the Prime Day tablet deals, along with price cuts for Samsung’s Galaxy Tab range. As this is an Amazon sales event, you’ll also see discounts on Amazon Kindle tablets, too, if you’re looking for an e-reader rather than an all-around tablet.

Simply put, whatever type of tablet you’re looking for and whatever your budget, there’s going to be a discount for you here somewhere. Tablets are always in high demand during sales.

What Prime Day tablet deals we saw last year

Last year, we saw great Prime Day tablet sales on a wide range of different tablets. These included $50 off the Apple iPad Pro range and the iPad Mini, as well as a big reduction on the budget-friendly Samsung Galaxy Tab A, bringing it down to just $100.

For those looking for something a bit more midrange, Prime Day tablet deals also extended to the Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Lite bring it down to just $250 which was a great way of enjoying more for less. It is fairly likely we’ll see similar offers again during Prime Day 2021 with Samsung and Apple continuing to be the favorite options for anyone seeking out a new tablet.

Should you buy a new tablet on Prime Day?

As always, if you need one, buy it. Where things get trickier is if you’re tempted by a new purchase. Generally, Black Friday is a slightly better sales period but that means waiting a few extra months to get a cool new tablet. The discount might not be that different so if you’re keen to treat yourself, snap up a new tablet now.

When it comes to Prime Day tablet sales, it’s a smart move to do your research beforehand. Check out our look at the best tablets before you commit to anything and make sure you know what your budget is (and stick to it!). That way, you’ll be sure of the perfect tablet for you and at a great price, too.

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