The best cheap tablets of 2016 - reviewed

The world's awash with affordable tablets. But which is the best? And which should you avoid like week-old sushi?

We love the new smaller iPad Pro 9.7, but there's just one problem - it's £500.

Thankfully, there's a huge array of cheap tabs on the market. Pick up the right device and you'll be treated to a great screen, speedy processor and enough storage for a Game of Thrones marathon. While you probably know that Amazon specialises in great value tech, there are plenty of other tech manufacturers making top budget tablets. That's why we've rounded them all up to find the best one available.

So if you're shopping for a tablet on a smaller budget, which one should you go for? Here's Stuff's guide to the best tablets available for under £200. 

Tech specs

Screen: 8in IPS LCD (2048 x 1536) • Processor: Quad-core Intel Atom • RAM: 2GB • OS: Android 5.1.1  Storage: 16GB with microSD  Camera: 8MP rear, 5MP front • Dimensions: 203.2 x 134.5x 6.9mm, 317g

Tech specs

Screen: 8in IPS LCD (1280 x 800) • Processor: Quad-Core up to 1.3 GHz • RAM: 1.5GB • OS: Fire OS • Storage: 16GB/32GB with microSD • Camera: 5MP rear, VGA front • Dimensions: 214 x 128 x 9.2 mm, 341g

Tech specs

Screen: 8in LCD IPS Multi-touch (1280 x 800) • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 212 • RAM: 1GB OS: Android 5.0 • Storage: 16GB with microSD Camera: 8MP Dimensions: 8.26 x 5.74 x 0.28in, 467g

Tech specs

Screen: 7in (1024 x 600) • CPU: QuadCore 1.3GHz • RAM: 1GB • OS: Fire OS  Storage: 8GB/16GB with microSD • Camera: 2MP rear, VGA front • Dimensions: 191 x 115 x 10.6mm, 313g

 

 

 

 

Tech specs

Screen: 10.1in 1280 x 800 IPS LCD • Processor: Quad-Core up to 1.5GHz • RAM: 1GB • OS: Fire OS • Storage: 16GB/32GB with microSD • Camera: 5MP rear, HD front • Dimensions: 262 x 159 x 7.7 mm, 432g

Tech specs

Screen: 8in (1920 x 1200) • CPU: QuadCore 2.2GHz • RAM: 2GB • OS: Android • Storage: 16GB with microSD • Camera: 5MP rear, 5MP front • Dimensions: 221 x 126 x 9.2mm, 356g

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