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Here Are Some of the Best Tablets

They've been tested and ranked by WIRED

Although tablets have yet to make themselves essential, that doesn't mean they aren't nice to have around. A good tablet can be a portable TV screen around the house and a way to get some light work done away from your desktop. These slates are becoming more capable and versatile every year.

The iPad's ease of use and best-in-breed software makes it the obvious choice for most people, but if you don't want an iPad, there are other options. Android tablets have become useful enough to consider, and Amazon's incredibly affordable Fire tablets are also worth it if your needs are basic. If you mostly want a laptop that can also be used as a tablet, a Windows-powered 2-in-1 might be your best bet. Our picks of the best tablets can help you decide.

Be sure to check out our other buying guides, including the best iPads and best Fire tablets.

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