Top 10 best tablets in 2017


In forming the smartphone rankings, tablets and other gadgets take into account the assessments of many thematic publications, including the world-renowned resources CHIP, TopTen REVIEWS, and peaknewz. What are the tablets, version What’s better, deserve the right to be considered the best on the market?

1 place. Apple iPad Pro 9.7 (91,7 points)



Apple iPad Pro 9.7 – a powerful tablet that can compete in terms of performance with laptops. Mounted therein A9X processor runs 1.7 times faster A8H chip to be used in iPad Air 2 and 2.5 times faster A7 (iPad mini 2). Striking graphics and productivity: in the iPad Pro 9.7 are 5 times higher than the iPad mini 2.


The iPad Pro 9.7 uses the same camera as the iPhone 6, so this tablet is probably the best on the market in terms of photographic abilities. It is ideal for work-intensive applications (such as professional video editing), and for any multimedia entertainment.

2nd place. Apple iPad Air 2 (91.2 points)

Apple iPad Air 2 – tablet in a slim metal body. Externally, it is virtually indistinguishable from the Apple iPad Pro 9.7, but the Air 2 is equipped with a less powerful “iron”. However, in the Apple iPad Air 2 terms of performance will give odds to the vast majority of other tablets on the market.

9.7-inch Retina display is protected by an effective anti-reflective coating, whereby the text on the screen remains readable even in bright daylight. A sensor helps the gadget automatically set comfortable for your eyes to the intensity of the backlight. To list other advantages iPad Air 2 could be considered the presence of a fingerprint reader, 2GB of RAM, powerful stereo speakers, and a magnificent 8-megapixel camera.

3rd place. Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 (90,5 points)

Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 – ultrathin (of 5.6 mm) 8-inch plate with excellent display constructed on a Matrix Super AMOLED. The “heart” is the powerful 8-core chip Samsung Exynos 5433 (1.9GHz) and a modern graphics accelerator ARM Mali-T760. With 3 GB of RAM, they provide a rapid solution of problems of any complexity. An important advantage of Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 before any Apple iPad tablet – the ability to expand memory by installing a microSD card.

4th place. Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 9.7 (90,2 points)

Most tablets characteristics Galaxy Tab S2 9.7 and Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 coincide, even chamber (8 Mn + 2.1 Mn), graphics processors and they are the same. The main difference between them – a display size: 9.7 inches to 8 inches. Of course, a larger screen consumes more energy, so when creating a model Tab S2 9.7 Samsung engineers had to go to one more change – the increase in capacity of the battery with 4000 mAh of 5870 mAh capacity. Such powerful battery provides up to 12 hours of battery life Tab S2 9.7 of video playback.

5th place. Apple iPad mini 4 (89.4 points)

Apple iPad mini 4 – compact and lightweight plate equipped with a 7,9-inch Retina-display powerful battery (10 hours of battery life in the web surfing mode and video player), and the quality 8-megapixel camera with an autofocus system. The basis of the gadget – 2-core Apple A8 chip and 2GB of RAM.

6th place. Apple iPad mini 2 (88.2 points)

Apple iPad mini 2 is largely similar to the Apple iPad mini 4. Perhaps the most important difference between these tablets is the lack of the previous model fingerprint scanner, which is used, not all users “apple” gadgets.

7th place. ASUS ZenPad S 8.0 (87,6 points)

ASUS – the only brand that managed to integrate into the Samsung and Apple. ZenPad S 8.0 – This 8-inch gadget with a powerful stuffing, two cameras, and premium design. Most of the back panel is made of aluminum with a beautiful textured, iridescent the light, and a small edge of the bottom – of rubberized plastic, stylized skin.

8th place. Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 (85,4 points)

Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 has a large 10.1-inch display with a resolution ultrahigh-definition Full HD (1920 × 1080 p), based on the matrix of PLS. It immediately set the two chambers (8 M and 2 M), and has a main flash and autofocus. Thanks to the powerful 8-core processor Exynos 7870 and 2 GB of RAM any games and applications on Tab A 10.1 will work without locking up. In the version without 3G for internet connection speed meets the module Wi-Fi 802.11 / b / g / n / ac.

9-10 seats. Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 (85 points)

8-inch tablet Samsung Galaxy Tab An 8.0 is running the most recent version at the moment of the Android platform – 7.0 Nougat. It is very convenient OS with a host of useful features. Tab An 8.0 also stands out from its competitor’s impressive figures of autonomy (12 hours in the video player mode), an excellent camera with autofocus, productive “iron”, the presence of a light sensor, and, most importantly, very attractive price tag.

9-10 seats. Samsung Galaxy Tab A 7.0 (85 points)

Many characteristics of the Samsung Galaxy Tab A 7.0 and Galaxy Tab A 8.0 are similar. But there are significant differences: the screen size and aspect ratio of its sides, processor version, the battery capacity (4000 mAh at Tab A 7.0 vs. 4200 mAh at Tab A 8.0) and the thickness of the case (Tab A 8.0 by as much as 1.3 mm thinner). more news about technology on peaknewz