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Consumer Reports Reviews Tablets

Consumer Reports is the best place to come to find expert Tablet reviews. We review different types of Tablets. Our Tablet reviews will help you decide what Tablet is best for you.

Consumer Reports Tablet reviews will provide you with recommended models based on the combination of price and performance. You can also subscribe for our Tablet ratings where you will see our Tablet reviews on Display, Portability, Ease of use, Versatility, Weight (lbs.), Performance, Screen size (in.) and Battery life (hr.). You will also see Consumer Reports take on each model of Tablets that we review. This is a quick summary of what we think works well for this model, and possibly what doesn't.

After reading reviews of the Tablet you are interested in you can compare models, review our list of the Tablet's features and specifications, read user reviews and submit your own review of a Tablet. We also have up to date Tablet blogs featuring Consumer Reports First Look for new models and Tablet news our experts think will help you make the best purchase.

Tablet Reviews from Consumer Reports

ratingsAmazon Kindle Fire HD (Wi-Fi, 16GB) (2nd gen) Reviews
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Amazon Kindle Fire HD (Wi-Fi, 16GB) (2nd gen)
Type: 7- to 8-inch-screen tablets, Wi-Fi-only
Summary: A smaller tablet from Amazon with a 7-inch screen and Wi-Fi Internet only, running on the Android 4.2 operating system. Uses the Amazon app store for downloading apps. Tested with 16GB of storage.
 
 
The Amazon Kindle Fire HD (Wi-Fi, 16GB) (2nd gen) Tablet has the following features: Internal storage (GB), Operating system, Length (in.), Width (in.), Depth (in.), Fingerprint-resistant screen, Approved app market and Capacitive touchscreen.
ratingsLenovo IdeaTab S6000 (Wi-Fi, 32GB) Reviews
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Lenovo IdeaTab S6000 (Wi-Fi, 32GB)
Type: 9- to 12-inch-screen tablets, Wi-Fi-only
Summary: A larger tablet from Lenovo with a 10.1-inch screen and Wi-Fi Internet only, running on the Android 4.2 operating system. Uses the Google app store for downloading apps. Tested with 32GB of storage.
 
 
The Lenovo IdeaTab S6000 (Wi-Fi, 32GB) Tablet has the following features: Internal storage (GB), Operating system, Length (in.), Width (in.), Depth (in.), Camera MP, Webcam MP, Memory-card reader, Webcam, Camera, Approved app market and Capacitive touchscreen.
ratingsAsus MeMO Pad FHD 10 (Wi-Fi, 16GB) Reviews
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Asus MeMO Pad FHD 10 (Wi-Fi, 16GB)
Type: 9- to 12-inch-screen tablets, Wi-Fi-only
Summary: A larger tablet from Asus with a 10.1-inch screen and Wi-Fi Internet only, running on the Android 4.2 operating system. Uses the Google app store for downloading apps. Tested with 16GB of storage.
 
 
The Asus MeMO Pad FHD 10 (Wi-Fi, 16GB) Tablet has the following features: Internal storage (GB), Operating system, Length (in.), Width (in.), Depth (in.), Camera MP, Webcam MP, Memory-card reader, Webcam, Camera, GPS, Fingerprint-resistant screen, Approved app market, Capacitive touchscreen and Swype-capable keyboard.
ratingsSamsung Galaxy Tab 2 (7.0) (Wi-Fi, 4G, 8GB) Reviews
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Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 (7.0) (Wi-Fi, 4G, 8GB)
Type: 7- to 8-inch-screen tablets, 3G/4G+Wi-Fi
Summary: A smaller tablet from Samsung with a 7-inch screen and both Wi-Fi and cellular Internet, running on the Android 4 operating system. Uses the Google app store for downloading apps. Tested with 8GB of storage.
 
 
The Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 (7.0) (Wi-Fi, 4G, 8GB) Tablet has the following features: Internal storage (GB), Operating system, Length (in.), Width (in.), Depth (in.), Camera MP, Webcam MP, Memory-card reader, Webcam, Camera, GPS, Approved app market, Capacitive touchscreen, Swype-capable keyboard, Cellular data and Act as Wi-Fi hotspot.
ratingsGoogle Nexus 7 (Wi-Fi, 4G, 32GB) (2nd Gen) Reviews
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Google Nexus 7 (Wi-Fi, 4G, 32GB) (2nd Gen)
Type: 7- to 8-inch-screen tablets, 3G/4G+Wi-Fi
Summary: A smaller tablet from Google with a 7-inch screen and both Wi-Fi and cellular Internet, running on the Android 4.4 operating system. Uses the Google app store for downloading apps. Tested with 32GB of storage.
 
 
The Google Nexus 7 (Wi-Fi, 4G, 32GB) (2nd Gen) Tablet has the following features: Internal storage (GB), Operating system, Length (in.), Width (in.), Depth (in.), Camera MP, Webcam MP, Webcam, Camera, GPS, Fingerprint-resistant screen, Approved app market, Capacitive touchscreen, Swype-capable keyboard, Cellular data and Act as Wi-Fi hotspot.