Tablets haven’t replaced laptops like some predicted they would, but they’re still popular gadgets for work and play on the go. Apple keeps improving the iPad line and Amazon’s Fire tablets are as affordable as ever. We’ve tracked down some of the best tablet deals available right now to help you choose.
See also: Best Android tablets
One of the first decisions you have to make is which operating system you prefer. We’ve gathered Android and Amazon Fire deals, iPads, and Windows Surface tablets. You can also check out our dedicated lists of Surface deals and iPad deals if you’ve ruled out Android as an option.
Featured deal: Save 25% on the Lenovo Tab P11 Pro
It’s no secret that Apple has always been the king of tablet design, but now other manufacturers like Lenovo are starting to learn from Apple’s mastery and create their own more affordable products. Upon first glance, the Lenovo Tab P11 Pro looks remarkably similar to Apple’s iPad Pro, and like Apple’s pitch for the iPad, one of Lenovo’s best hooks for this tablet is its ability to function like a laptop. Pick it up right now for only $374.99 ($125 off) at Walmart.
Apple iPads are great, but they’re also wallet-emptying and require a large investment to get the most out of them. On the other hand, the Lenovo Tab P11 Pro is affordable, but also effective and flexible. This tablet packs an 11.5-inch OLED screen, 4GB of RAM memory, 128 GB of storage, and a Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G octa-core processor.
Read also: The best cheap Android tablets
Yes, this is a mid-range tablet, but it’s a very good one. On top of the features above, the Tab P11 Pro can be paired with a keyboard and trackpad to create a laptop-like experience. This tablet is also pre-loaded with Google Assistant and Microsoft Office apps to maximize productivity.
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Best tablet deals
- Samsung Galaxy Tab deals
- Apple iPad tablet deals
- Amazon Fire Tablet deals
- Microsoft Surface Pro deals
All of these deals were live at the time of writing, but sites like Amazon change their offers often. We’ll do our best to keep the list updated with the best tablet deals as we find new ones.
Samsung Galaxy Tab deals
Samsung’s Galaxy line of devices certainly packs a punch when it comes to laptops and phones, and tablets are no exception. You can often find the latest chipset onboard, solid RAM and storage, and even a built-in S-Pen for drawing. Many of Samsung’s tablets also pack the company’s powerful AMOLED displays for a crisp, vibrant viewing experience. Check out the best options right here:
- Galaxy Tab S7 for $580 ($70 off)
- Galaxy Tab S7 Plus for $779 ($71 off)
- Galaxy Tab S6 (256GB) for $681 ($49 off)
- Galaxy Tab A7 for $200 ($30 off)
Apple iPad tablet deals
It’s tough to argue against Apple as the king of the tablet game. The iPad line has swelled to nearly half-a-dozen models, and each fills its own important role. Whether you want the ultraportable iPad Mini or the powerful iPad Air and iPad Pro, you’re bound to find a perfect fit. Of course, you’ll have to allow iOS into your life in the form of iPadOS. Here are some top picks:
- New iPad Air (Wi-Fi, 64GB) for $549 ($50 off)
- New iPad Air (Wi-Fi, 256GB) for $699 ($50 off)
- 2020 iPad Pro (Wi-Fi, 128GB) for $899 ($99 off)
See also: The best iPad deals
Amazon Fire Tablet deals
Amazon’s Fire line of tablets is one of the most affordable ways to dip into the experience, with some models starting well under $100. You can choose from a few sizes — 7, 8, or 10-inches — and all of the tablets run Amazon’s own Fire OS. You won’t find the familiar Google Play Store here, but you should be able to get by with the Kindle app, Prime Video, and more.
- Fire 7 (16GB, ad-supported) for $49.99
- Amazon Fire 7 Essentials Bundle for $83 ($5 off)
- Kindle Essentials Bundle with cover and power adapter for $125 ($15 off)
- Fire 10 + Blutetooth keyboard and 12 months of Microsoft 365 for $220 ($50 0ff)
Microsoft Surface Pro deals
If you want to seriously consider replacing your laptop with a tablet, the Microsoft Surface line is the way to go. They often drop the mobile-based chipset for a full-sized Intel Core processor. You’ll also find larger 12-inch displays on the flagship Surface Pro line. The high-end Surface Pro X even lets you tap into 4G LTE connectivity for work on the go. Take a look at the deals here:
- Surface Pro 7 (latest model) for $765 ($135 off)
- Surface Go 2 Essentials Bundle from $618 (up to $110 off)
- Microsoft Surface Pro 6 (Intel Core i5, 8GB RAM, 256GB) for $718 ($418 off)
Well, that pretty much does it for the list of the best tablet deals we could find. We’ll do our best to keep the list updated, but don’t forget to check out some of our other articles if you’re still deciding.