CNET editors round up their favorite tablets, including products from Apple, Samsung, and Google.
The Encore 2 starts at $200 and comes in 8- and 10-inch flavors, but they offer largely identical features.
The discount device runs Android 4.4 KitKat and has plenty of expandable storage.
While the battery is a concern, the Xperia Z2 Tablet is still a good-looking slate that's loaded with more than enough power for anything you're likely to throw at it. It's a good choice if you're looking for a more affordable iPad alternative with 4G LTE -- particularly if you've ever lost a gadget through water damage.
If you’re craving full Windows 8 on a tablet the size of an iPad Mini, and want a great display, the ThinkPad 8 is one of the best we’ve seen...but not by much.
Though low-priced, the Toshiba Excite 7 fails to offer as much value as other budget tablets.
This Windows 8 tablet from Lenovo scores with great industrial design and battery life, but adding practically required accessories makes the ThinkPad Tablet 2 very expensive for what you get.
Though it doesn't have any glaring problems, $600 is way too much for a tablet that fails to stand out in any significant way.
Not quite a workstation replacement, the Samsung Galaxy Note Pro is an expensive behemoth of a tablet with a vast amount of features that will benefit only the most serious of tablet users.
The design of Toshiba's high-end Kirabook hasn't changed since last year, but it has aged gracefully. The components get an update and the battery life gets a big boost, making this an all-around excellent, but expensive, ultrabook.
New two-in-one hybrids offer 13-inch screens and slim designs for under $600 or more than $1,000.