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The tablet deals are coming in hot for Memorial Day, just in time for summer travel! For some, a new tablet takes poolside reading into the future, for others, it's the road trip savior they've been searching for. Whatever your tablet needs are, now is a great time to make a move — but you'd better act fast! These won't last.
Whether you're thinking iPad, Amazon Fire, Microsoft Surface or Samsung Galaxy, you'll find great deals this weekend below; we combed the internet and compared the sales at major retailers to bring you the best bargains. Shop for yourself, for graduation presents and Father's Day gifts. One idea: Upgrade your tablet and pass the older model down to the kids (or sideways to your spouse).
See below for your perfect pick — at an unbelievable price!
Apple iPad Deals
Walmart has the best prices on the 4th-generation iPad Air. You can pick up a 64GB version in your choice of five colors, for just $469 — that's $70 off the regular price and about $100 less than the price of the latest model. The A14 chip makes it plenty fast for gaming and video editing, and it has a good camera for video calls. Reports one Walmart reviewer: "The screen resolution is very good, and it is fast to load web pages and move between applications. It has a nice camera upgrade for FaceTime calls and the Speaker set up is a huge improvement for the sound."
Check out more Apple iPad deals below:
2021 Apple 11-inch iPad Pro, $849 (was $899), amazon.com
2021 Apple 12.9-inch iPad Pro, $999 (was $1,099), amazon.com
Samsung Galaxy Deals
Amazon's tablet game is strong. The 64 GB version of the Samsung Galaxy Tab S7, a revolutionary gadget with rich color, is down from $610 to $497 right now in black, green, pink and silver! This Samsung really does give you the best of both worlds. It offers multiple angles for viewing, plenty of built-in memory and lots of cool features (stream Netflix with a voice command).
One reviewer said, "It's a powerhouse in terms of speed performance and the graphics are impeccably sharp and vivid."
Check out more Samsung tablet deals below:
Microsoft Surface Deals
This large, easy-to-use tablet — a wild $221 off right now! — weighs in at just 2.5 pounds and has an impressive battery life of up to 13 hours (translation: you can leave your charger at home for the day). "I purchased this product to replace my laptop. I wanted something smaller to work on but also to carry around," said one reviewer. "I love the fact that I can draw on it, create a Microsoft Office document or snap off the add-on keyboard and it becomes a portable tablet for watching movies or surfing the web. Great laptop and great price as well."
Check out more Microsoft Surface tablet deals below:
Microsoft Surface Duo 256GB A Bundle, $549 (was $1,399), walmart.com
Microsoft Surface Pro 7, $599 (was $930), walmart.com
Microsoft Surface Pro X, $700 (was $900), walmart.com
Microsoft Surface Go 10", $215 (was $500) walmart.com
Amazon Fire Deals
Designed for children ages 3 to 7, Amazon's Fire HD Kids Tablets are protected by their colorful "kid-proof" cases. You can get one tablet for $140, but if you buy two, you'll receive $84 off the total, bringing the price of each down to $98! This Fire HD Kids Tablet has a 12-hour battery life and a two-year warranty. "We love our tablet," said one parent. "My son is 3 and loves all the videos and games, all educational! I get to set it up to where it’s age-appropriate items. I can also switch profiles, and do things on my profile. Pretty great device — and he can play on some apps without WiFi!"
Check out more Amazon Fire tablet deals below:
Amazon Fire Tablet Bundle, $138 (was $207), walmart.com
Amazon Fire HD 8 10th Generation, $90 (was $120), amazon.com
Lenovo Tablet Deals
The Android brand Lenovo is well regarded in the tech world as a high-quality, affordable choice. Now that the 128 GB version of the Lenovo Yoga Tablet 11 is on sale from its already low price of $320 to a shocking $240, it's a no-brainer purchase. It offers Dolby Vision display and a quad-speaker system. The 11-inch screen is also excellent for making video calls. "The hinge kickstand is really nice," said one reviewer. "Lighter than my last tablet and the battery lasts for days."
Check out more Lenovo Tablet tablet deals below:
Lenovo Tab P11, 64GB, $190 (was $280), walmart.com
Lenovo Tab M10 Plus, $150 (was $180), amazon.com
Lenovo Tab P11 + pen + keyboard bundle, $270 (was $400), walmart.com
The reviews quoted above reflect the most recent versions at the time of publication.
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