Most Popular Tablets: Reader’s Picks

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TabletPCReview keeps track of the tablets our readers are most interested in. Below you’ll find the Top 10 for the month of August.

Samsung’s latest tablets continued to do well in the rankings last month, but a number of other inexpensive Android tablets also performed strongly.

Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 10.11. Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 10.1 – (Previously #1)  The largest model in the Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 series has a 10.1-inch 1280×800 screen, a 1.2 GHz quad-core processor, and 1.5 GB of RAM to run Android 4.4 KitKat. It has 16GB of built-in storage, and a microSD slots can add up to 64GB more. This device also has a 5MP rear camera as well as a 2MP front-facing one. Read a Review.

Lenovo A10-702. Lenovo A10-70 – (Previously #5) The A10-70 has a 10.1-inch with a 1280 by 800 resolution, and runs Android 4.4 KitKat on a quad-core 1.3 GHz processor. There are versions with 16GB and 32GB of storage, both of which have microSD slots with support for 32GB cards. This device also has a pair o. Read a Review

Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 7.0 and Galaxy Tab 4 8.03. Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 7.0 and Galaxy Tab 4 8.0 — (Previously #2)  The 7-inch and 8-inch versions of the Galaxy Tab 4 are nearly identical. Irrespective of screen size, they both come with a screen resolution of 800 x 1280 pixels, and use a quad-core 1.2GHz processor to run Android 4.4.2 KitKat, with Samsung’s TouchWiz UI layered on top. They have microSD slots to run cards up to 32GB in size. Read a Review

Microsoft Surface Pro 34. Microsoft Surface Pro 3 - (Previously #7) The newest Windows 8.1 tablet from Microsoft has a 12-inch, 2160 x 1440 display at a 3:2 aspect ratio. The Surface Pro 3 sports either a fourth-generation Intel Core i3, i5, or i7 processor, 4GB or 8GB of RAM, and 64GB to 512GB of RAM. The device comes with a stylus, but its keyboard is a $130 optional add-on. Read a Review

Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.45. Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 - (New) This tablet’s biggest selling point is its 8.4-inch Super AMOLED display that’s very high-res: 2560 x 1600, leading to 360ppi pixel density. It runs Android 4.4.2 KitKat in a Samsung Exynos processor, with 3GB RAM. There’s a 2.1 MP rear camera and an 8.0MP rear one. Read a Review

Asus MeMO Pad 7 (2014)6. Asus MeMO Pad 7 (2014) - (New) The 2014 version of Asus’ MeMO Pad 7 boast an Intel processor that gives it performance that would be outstanding even on a device that costs much more than this model’s $150 suggested price. It runs Android 4.4 KitKat with 1GB RAM and 16GB of internal storage. Its storage capacity can be increased by up to 64GB with a microSD card. The tablet has a 7-inch HD IPS display as well as a 0.3 MP front camera and a 2 MP rear one. Read a Review

Lenovo Yoga Tablet 10 HD+7. Lenovo Yoga Tablet 10 HD+ - (Previously #3) This model comes with a 10.1-inch, IPS screen at a resolution of 1920 x 1200. It also has Qualcomm’s 1.6 GHz quad-core Snapdragon 400 processor, 2GB of RAM, and Android OS 4.3, The device has an 8-megapixel rear-facing camera and an unusla design featuring a kickstand. Read a Review

Asus VivoTab Note 88. Asus VivoTab Note 8 – (Previously #8) The Asus VivoTab Note 8 is the first mid-range Windows tablet with a touch-sensitive display to use Wacom technology. The device sports a 1280 x 800 IPS display and comes with a stylus. It is powered by an Intel “Bay Trail” Atom processor with 2GB of RAM and up to 64GB solid-state storage. Read a Review

Acer Iconia A1-8309. Acer Iconia A1-830 – (P) The new addition to the Iconia A1 line has a casing composed almost entirely of metal and glass. The A1-830 features a 7.9-inch screen at a 1024 x 768 resolution and an Intel Atom Z2560 dual-core chip. This low-cost device runs Android 4.2 Jelly Bean. The tablet includes a microSD slot sand stereo speakers. Read a Review

HP Omni1010. HP Omni 10 - (Previously #6) HP’s full-size, budget Windows 8.1 tablet sports a 10-inch, 1920 x 1080, display. It has 2GB of RAM and 64GB of built-in storage capacity. Other features include an 8-megapixel rear camera, a 2PM front-facing one, and a micro-HDMA video-out port.  Read a Review

This report is compiled based on the number of times someone reads a review of any device on TabletPCReview. This means the list doesn’t indicate what tablets people are buying, but rather the ones they are interested in learning more about. It covers August 1 to August 31.

Dropping out of the Top 10 list from last month are the:

Lenovo ThinkPad 10 – (Previously #4)

Samsung ATIV Tab 7 – (Previously #9)



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