Consumer 2017 Tablet Articles

Popular Consumer Articles for 2017

Best Tablet for College: 2-in-1 Detachables, Convertibles, and More

Not too long ago, students wanted a laptop to do their homework on. Then tablets came along, and now an iPad or 2-in-1 is just as likely to be on[...]

How To Choose the Best Tablet Screen Size

When choosing a tablet, deciding on the right screen size is critical. The decision to go small, medium, or large depends on what you want to use the tablet for,[...]

How to Choose a Tablet Operating System

Before picking out a tablet, you first need to decide what OS you'd prefer: iOS, Android, or Windows. We take a look at the strengths and weaknesses of each.

Lenovo Yoga Book Review: Outstanding Windows 2-in-1 for Taking Notes

Windows 10 now has built-in support for handwritten notes. The Lenovo Yoga Book takes that and runs with it, offering a strong emphasis on drawing and sketching.

Best Tablet Deals 2017: iPad Pro, Surface Pro, & More

The holiday shopping season is in full swing, and retailers like Target and Amazon are offering deals on a variety of tablets, hoping to lure in customers who want new[...]

How to Choose Whether to Get a Physical Keyboard for Your Tablet

Even those who love their tablet should consider whether they could make it better by adding an external keyboard. Almost any slate can be made into a 2-in-1 with the[...]

Apple iPad Pro 2: What We Think We Know

While it probably won't be called the iPad Pro 2, fresh rumors and leaks give an UPDATED look at the changes coming in Apple's second-generation 12.9-inch tablet.

Samsung Galaxy Book (12-inch) Review

The Samsung Galaxy Book is another stab at the Windows 2-in-1 market, and it sports a wrap around keyboard and a high-resolution display.

Lenovo Yoga 920 Review: High-End 14-inch Convertible 2-in-1

The Lenovo Yoga 920 is the most premium convertible in this product line, with all the bells and whistles, including the latest Intel 8th generation “Coffee Lake” quad-core processors.

RCA 12.2-inch Android 2-in-1 Hands On: $250 Tablet/Laptop

We were able to test out a prototype RCA 12.2" Android 2-in-1 at CES 2017, and offer our first impressions of this full-size but inexpensive computer.

How To Install iOS 11 on an iPad Now

UPDATED The official release date for iOS 11 is Wednesday, but anyone who just can't wait can install it now, thanks to a simple trick: Apple's beta program is already distributing[...]

Brydge 12.3 Keyboard for Microsoft Surface Pro 4 and Surface Pro 3 Hands On

Brydge just announced that it's making a high-end keyboard for Microsoft's Surface Pro models. We went hands-on with the Brydge 12.3 at CES 2017.

RCA Windows 2-in-1 Hands On: 12.2-inch Budget Tablet/Laptop

Windows 2-in-1s like the the Surface are often expensive. An exception is and RCA Windows 2-in-1 set to soon debut. We got some hands-on time with this upcoming model at[...]

Samsung Galaxy Tab S3: What We Think We Know

The replacement for the popular Galaxy Tab S2 is reportedly right around the corner, and details of this Android tablet are leaking out.

Amazon Fire HD 10 (2017) Review: Inexpensive But Good Full-Size Tablet

The Amazon Fire HD 10 is this company’s biggest and most powerful tablet, but it’s still less than $150. But what sets it apart from the crowd is hands-free support[...]

Microsoft Surface Pro 5: What the Rumors Say

The Microsoft Surface Pro 5 2-in-1 is expected to have faster processors, a better screen, more RAM, and an updated version of Windows. But, it might not be available as[...]

Samsung Chromebook Plus Review: Chrome with Android Apps in a Hybrid Laptop

The Samsung Chromebook Plus brings a clean, eye-catching design, gorgeous 2400 x 1600 display, and embedded stylus. Add in full Android functionality at launch and you have the complete package.

Don’t Buy an iPad Pro

Now is not the right time to get an iPad Pro... not because Apple makes bad tablets, but because replacements are expected soon.

Will Quantum Dot LEDs Show Up in Tablets or Phones?

Quantum dot LEDs look better than traditional LCDs, and are cheaper than OLEs. Any chance we'll soon see them in tablets?

Lenovo’s Moto Tab 10.1-inch Android Tablet Debuts at AT&T

AT&T has begun offering the Moto Tab from Lenovo. This tablet features a 10.1-inch display, and is designed to be used as a mobile entertainment device.