Best 12 inch tablets 2018

This is not to say that tablets with a diagonal of 12 inches or more are in great demand, but the fact that they find their buyer is a fact. In this review, we will consider tablets with a screen diagonal from 12 to 12.9 inches. Please note that many of them use a platform other than Android..

Apple iPad Pro 12.9 128Gb Wi-Fi + Cellular

Perhaps, it’s worth starting with the Apple iPad Pro – for sure it is one of the best-selling among such large tablets.

The screen diagonal is 12.9 inches, the screen resolution is non-standard – 2732 × 2048. The processor is the Apple A9X, and the amount of RAM is as much as 4 GB. This is a very powerful device, which should be enough for any tasks in principle.

Separately, you can purchase a stylus or keyboard. If everything is clear with the keyboard, then why a stylus? For example, you can use it to draw, because you can use the Apple iPad Pro instead of a graphics tablet.

  • Screen diagonal: 12.9 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 2732 × 2048
  • Weight: 713 g
  • Processor: Apple A9X
  • Memory capacity: 128 GB
  • RAM capacity: 4 GB
  • Battery capacity: 11000 mAh
  • Main camera: 8 MP
  • Memory card support: no
  • Data Transfer: Wi-Fi 802.11ac, 3G, EDGE, HSCSD, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA +, GPRS, GSM900, GSM1800, GSM1900, LTE

Microsoft Surface Pro 4 i5 4Gb 128Gb

Extremely powerful and at the same time stylish device from Microsoft is a 12.3-inch tablet with a resolution of 2736 × 1824. The processor uses Intel Core i5-6300U, the amount of RAM – 4 GB.

The body is made of metal. There is a built-in stand, thanks to which the tablet can be put. There is an optional keyboard – very comfortable, by the way. If necessary, you can buy a stylus.

  • Screen diagonal: 12.3 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 2736 × 1824
  • Weight: 786g
  • Processor: Intel Core i5-6300U
  • Memory capacity: 128 GB
  • RAM capacity: 4 GB
  • Battery capacity: –
  • Main camera: 8 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes
  • Data Transfer: Wi-Fi 802.11ac

Acer Aspire Switch Alpha 12 i5 8Gb 256Gb

The most powerful 12.2-inch tablet from Acer. Price is appropriate.

The tablet runs on the Windows 10 operating system. The processor is Intel Core i5, RAM – as much as 8 GB, built-in – 256 GB, there is a slot for a memory card. Screen Resolution – 2160 × 1440 pixels.

Interestingly, the case is made of metal, the set has a keyboard. It uses LiquidLoop water cooling technology. There is stylus support.

  • Screen diagonal: 12.2 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 2160 × 1440
  • Weight: 900g
  • Processor: Intel Core i5
  • Memory capacity: 256 GB
  • RAM capacity: 8 GB
  • Battery capacity: 4870 mAh
  • Main camera: 5 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes
  • Data Transfer: Wi-Fi 802.11ac

HP Pro x2 612 i3 128Gb

The HP Pro x2 612 i3 128Gb model is based on the Intel Core i3 4012Y processor, the amount of RAM is 4 GB, and the internal memory is 128 GB.

Screen size – 12.5 inches, resolution – 1920 × 1080 pixels. Comes with a full keyboard, if necessary, the tablet can be connected to it. There is support for memory cards and a USB port. There are also built-in speakers (stereo).

  • Screen diagonal: 12.5 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1920 × 1080
  • Weight: 1860g
  • Processor: Intel Core i3 4012Y
  • Memory capacity: 128 GB
  • RAM capacity: 4 GB
  • Battery capacity: 2930 mAh
  • Main camera: 5 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes
  • Data Transfer: Wi-Fi 802.11n

CHUWI Hi12

CHUWI Hi12 refers to inexpensive tablets, although the diagonal of its screen is 12 inches with a resolution of 2160 × 1440 pixels. Processor – Intel Atom x5 Z8300, 4 GB RAM, 64 GB internal memory.

An interesting feature – on the market there are versions with two operating systems, Android and Windows, that is, you can use them alternately. But be careful, the vast majority of tablets only work on Windows 10.

Optional keyboard available.

  • Screen diagonal: 12 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 2160 × 1440
  • Weight: 852g
  • Processor: Intel Atom x5 Z8300
  • Memory capacity: 64 GB
  • RAM capacity: 4 GB
  • Battery capacity: 11000 mAh
  • Main camera: 5 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes
  • Data Transfer: Wi-Fi 802.11n

Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro S 12.0 SM-W700 128Gb

Samsung has chosen the Windows operating system for its large tablet with a screen diagonal of 12 inches.

It is built on the basis of Intel Core M3-6Y30, the amount of RAM – 4 GB, the amount of internal memory – 128 GB. The screen is based on Super AMOLED Plus technology, its resolution is 2160 × 1440 pixels. The resolution of both cameras is 5 MP. Uses USB Type-C.

  • Screen diagonal: 12 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 2160 × 1440
  • Weight: 693 g
  • Processor: Intel Core M3-6Y30
  • Memory capacity: 128 GB
  • RAM capacity: 4 GB
  • Battery capacity: 5200 mAh
  • Main camera: 5 MP
  • Memory card support: no
  • Data Transfer: Wi-Fi 802.11ac, WiFi Direct

Archos 121 neon

One of the few Android tablets with a screen size of more than 12 inches, which is presented in our market. We must say right away that the device is inexpensive, and therefore you should not wait for the flagship characteristics.

It uses the RockChip RK3128 processor, 1 GB of RAM, 16 GB of internal memory, there is support for memory cards, the screen resolution is 1440 × 900, there are cameras.

No 3G network support.

  • Screen diagonal: 12.1 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1440 × 900
  • Weight: 634 g
  • Processor: RockChip RK3128
  • Memory capacity: 16 GB
  • RAM capacity: 1 GB
  • Battery capacity: 6000 mAh
  • Main camera: 2 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes
  • Data Transfer: Wi-Fi 802.11n, WiFi Direct, DLNA