The best Android tablets of 2021
When you think about tablets, Apple’s iPads are sure to come to mind. It’s no doubt that iPads are the most popular tablet on the market, but that doesn’t meant that’s all that’s out there. There are plenty of Android tablets that not only deliver supreme quality, but can sometimes come at a way cheaper price than Apple. If you’re thinking about picking up a tablet but aren’t feeling an iPad, check out some of the best Android tablets available right now. These Android tablets are definitely worth the buy.
Retail Price: $149.99
If you’re looking for a tablet reliable tablet at a reasonable price, Amazon’s Fire HD 10 could be the tablet for you. This is Amazon’s newest tablet features a 10.1-inch screen and is faster than any of Amazon’s previous tablet’s. Not only is the 10.1-inch screen great for those who love to stream and watch their favorite shows on their tablet, the screen offers a brighter full HD display that is 10% brighter than Amazon’s previous generation tablet. Durability is a major plus with this tablet. According to Amazon, it is 1.7 times more durable than the iPad 10.2. The screen is made with strengthened aluminosilicate glass. This tablet also claims to be fast and responsive with 3 GB RAM and 32 or 64 GB of internal storage.
One of the main reasons this tablet attracts many, is its long lasting batter power. The Fire 10 includes a battery that last for at least 12 hours on one single charge. Through Amazon’s app store, you can download the most popular and common apps like Netflix, Facebook, Hulu, Instagram and TikTok but, Google Play is not supported on this tablet. Amazon’s Fire HD tablet is available in four different colors: black, denim, lavender and olive.
Retail Price: $422.99 or $344.99
The Samsung Galaxy S6 Lite is one of Samsung’s best tablets overall. It is especially a great option for those who take a lot of notes, or artists who use their tablet to draw as it comes with its own S Pen stylus. The stylus makes it easier to create, edit, and navigate through any work. You can even write notes on the screen without unlocking the tablet or launching the notes app. opening up This is another tablet with a long-lasting battery life, as the Tab S6 Lite can last for up to 13 hours. Samsung designed this tablet to be perfect for that on-the-go lifestyles, as it’s sleek, lightweight, and slim enough to carry around.
This tablet is also great for entertainment purposes as well. With the Tab S6 Lite, you’ll get a bright display and dual AKG- speakers with Dolby Atmos surround sound support. These features plus the powerful batter life make this the perfect device for binge-watching. If your battery dies don’t worry, the USB-C port is fast charging and allows you to easily get back to what you were doing.
The price for this tablet varies depending on the amount of GBs you want. The Tab S6 Lite with 64GB retails fro $344.99, while the Tab SG Lite with 124GBs retails for $422.99. It is available in black, blue and rose.
Retail Price: $179.99
This next tablet is especially great because not only does it provide all the functions of a normal tablet, it also doubles as a smart display. The Yoga Smart tablet comes with a 10.1-inch screen and 64 GB of storage. Lenovo promises top-notch sound with dual JBL Hi-Fi speakers that are boosted with a smart power amplifier and optimized by Dolby Atmos.
The fact that the Yoga Smart tab can work as a smart display is the best part of this Lenovo tablet. A smart display is a virtual assistant-powered speaker with a screen designed to be used at home. Luckily, the Yoga Smart tablet has Google Assistant’s Ambient Mode built-in. With three microphones with 360-degree far-field voice recognition, this tablet will pick up your voice from across the room. The Google Assistant can do many things like make calls, play music, turn up the thermostat and even make hotel reservations.
Retail Price: $89.99
Sometimes what you need is a simple tablet that’s easy to use, delivers great quality and doesn’t have too many bells and whistles. If this is what you’re looking for, look no further than the Amazon Fire HD 8 tablet. This tablet is great for watching videos, listening to music, reading, and lightly browsing the internet. It features an eight-inch HD display, and provides 2 GB RAM and 32 or 64 GB of storage. It also includes 2 front and rear-facing cameras with 720p HD video recording.
You can access all of Amazon’s content plus popular apps, but don’t have access to the Google Play store. This tablet also gives you more-extensive parental controls than other tablets, which makes it a good tablet choice for children and the whole family. The battery power lasts up to 12 hours and this tablet can connect with Alexa, making it hands-free. The Fire HD 8 comes in four colors: black, plum, blue and white.