Which tablet to choose inexpensive and high quality in 2020?

The number of new tablets on the market is quite large. No, smartphones are presented, of course, much more, but you can get confused among tablets. How to buy a tablet so that it is of high quality and at the same time relatively inexpensive? In this review – the most interesting models in our opinion, which can be purchased in the current season.

Huawei Mediapad T3 8.0 16Gb LTE

Huawei has seriously strengthened its position in the tablet market. A rather large number of the company’s device is presented in the Russian retail, and the Mediapad T3 8.0 is a very interesting purchase.

The tablet received an 8-inch display with a resolution of 1280 × 800 pixels, two cameras, navigation (GPS + GLONASS), a metal back, a capacious 4800 mAh battery, a SIM card slot, as well as a platform based on Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 processor and 2 GB RAM, which provides the device with a good supply of power.

Users note: battery life, high-quality display, the presence of an event indicator, performance.

  • Screen diagonal: 8 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1280 × 800
  • Weight: 350g
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 425
  • Memory capacity: 16 GB
  • RAM capacity: 2 GB
  • Battery capacity: 4800 mAh
  • Support for memory cards: yes
  • SIM Card: LTE

Xiaomi MiPad 4 64Gb

If you want to get one of the most powerful tablets in the world, and at an affordable cost, we recommend that you pay attention to Xiaomi MiPad 4.

This model has the most powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 chipset, which works together with 4 GB of RAM and provides a very high power reserve. The case is made of metal, and the resolution of the 8-inch matrix is ​​1920 × 1200 pixels. A powerful 6000 mAh battery is installed, the connector is USB Type C, there are two good cameras, an unlock function on the face.

There is no SIM card slot or GPS module in this version.

  • Screen diagonal: 8 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1920 × 1200
  • Weight: 342g
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 660
  • Memory capacity: 64 GB
  • RAM capacity: 4 GB
  • Battery capacity: 6000 mAh
  • Support for memory cards: yes
  • SIM Card: No

Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 SM-T290 32Gb

A great offer from Samsung, if you are satisfied with the version without access to the Internet using a SIM card.

This tablet has everything you need, namely: a high-quality screen with a diagonal of 8 inches, a good platform for its cost based on a Qualcomm Snapdragon 429 chip and 2 GB of RAM, a capacious 5100 mAh battery, a metal back, decent cameras, navigation.

You can also note the proprietary One UI shell and support for memory cards up to 512 GB.

  • Screen diagonal: 8 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1280 × 800
  • Weight: 347g
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 429
  • Memory capacity: 32 GB
  • RAM capacity: 2 GB
  • Battery capacity: 5100 mAh
  • Support for memory cards: yes
  • SIM Card: No

Huawei Mediapad T3 10 16Gb LTE

A relatively inexpensive tablet with a screen dimension of 10 inches. Rather, to be precise, 9.6 inches with a resolution of 1280 × 800 pixels.

The tablet runs on the Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 processor, the amount of RAM is 2 GB. There is a slot for a SIM card (LTE), two cameras, GPS and GLONASS, a vibration motor, two cameras.

Buyers noted: image quality, battery life, normal system performance, ergonomics, build quality.

  • Screen diagonal: 9.6 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1280 × 800
  • Weight: 460 g
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 425
  • Memory capacity: 16 GB
  • RAM capacity: 2 GB
  • Battery capacity: 4800 mAh
  • Support for memory cards: yes
  • SIM Card: LTE

Lenovo Tab 4 TB-7504X 1Gb 16Gb

Are you going to use the tablet, including as a phone? Then you can look at Lenovo Tab 4 TB-7504X.

This device has very thin side frames by the standards of the tablet world, and the display diagonal is 7 inches. The “heart” of the tablet is the MediaTek MT8735 chipset, the amount of RAM is 1 GB. A little, but the firmware is optimized, so that the performance can be called sufficient.

Two SIM cards are supported, FM tuner, GPS are announced, relatively light weight – 260 g. Battery capacity – 3500 mAh. Note the stylish appearance of the case.

  • Screen diagonal: 7 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1280 × 720
  • Weight: 260g
  • Processor: MediaTek MT8735
  • Memory capacity: 16 GB
  • RAM capacity: 1 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3500 mAh
  • Support for memory cards: yes
  • SIM Card: 3G

DIGMA Optima 1025N 4G

10.1-inch tablet, which is distinguished by both its pleasant cost and good characteristics.

The screen resolution is 1280 × 800 pixels, the chip used is MediaTek MT8735, and the amount of RAM is 2 GB. There is a slot for a SIM card (LTE) and a memory card, two simple cameras, navigation, a battery – with a capacity of 5000 mAh.

A choice of several body colors.

  • Screen diagonal: 10.1 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1280 × 800
  • Weight: 510g
  • Processor: MediaTek MT8735
  • Memory capacity: 16 GB
  • RAM capacity: 2 GB
  • Battery capacity: 6000 mAh
  • Support for memory cards: yes
  • SIM Card: LTE

BQ 1083G Armor PRO PLUS

BQ 1083G Armor PRO PLUS, as you can see, got a shockproof case. Of course, this does not mean that it can be thrown to the floor, but if it falls, the probability of damage to the device is lower.

Installed 10.1-inch matrix resolution of 1280 × 800 pixels. Processor – Spreadtrum SC7731G, RAM – 1 GB. It’s clear that you should not expect miracles from this bunch, but we want to remind you that we are talking about a budget tablet.

Declared support for two SIM cards, GPS, two cameras, as well as a powerful battery for 8000 mAh.

  • Screen diagonal: 10.1 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1280 × 800
  • Weight: 625g
  • Processor: Spreadtrum SC7731G
  • Memory capacity: 8 GB
  • RAM capacity: 1 GB
  • Battery capacity: 8000 mAh
  • Support for memory cards: yes
  • SIM Card: 3G

Lenovo Tab M10 TB-X505X 32Gb

Fresh 10.1-inch tablet from Lenovo.

It works on the basis of the well-known Qualcomm Snapdragon 429 chip, the memory capacity is 2 GB of RAM and 32 GB of ROM, which can be expanded with a memory card slot. The battery capacity is 4850 mAh, the weight is relatively small – 480 g.

There are two cameras, GPS + GLONASS, a slot for a SIM card (LTE), an FM tuner, a vibration motor.

Note a nice price.

  • Screen diagonal: 10.1 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1280 × 800
  • Weight: 480g
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 429
  • Memory capacity: 32 GB
  • RAM capacity: 2 GB
  • Battery capacity: 4850 mAh
  • Support for memory cards: yes
  • SIM Card: LTE

Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 SM-T295 32Gb

If you need a tablet from Samsung, and even with support for mobile Internet, we would recommend paying attention to the Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 SM-T295 model. Yes, it’s practically Galaxy Tab A 8.0 SM-T290, only in this version there is a SIM card slot (LTE).

Other differences? They are not here. Of course, if we ignore the cost, the SM-T295 costs a little more than the version without the support of a SIM card.

  • Screen diagonal: 8 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1280 × 800
  • Weight: 347g
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 429
  • Memory capacity: 32 GB
  • RAM capacity: 2 GB
  • Battery capacity: 5100 mAh
  • Support for memory cards: yes
  • SIM Card: LTE

Huawei Mediapad T3 7.0 8Gb 3G

A compact tablet from Huawei, which is characterized by low cost and a screen diagonal of 7 inches.

The resolution of the matrix is ​​not high – 1024 × 600 pixels, but it is of high quality, which is confirmed by customers. Chipset – Spreadtrum SC7731G, RAM – 1 GB. Not much, but enough for YouTube or simple apps.

There are two cameras, a slot for a memory card and SIM, GPS, a capacious 4100 mAh battery.

  • Screen diagonal: 7 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1024 × 600
  • Weight: 265g
  • Processor: Spreadtrum SC7731G
  • Memory capacity: 8 GB
  • RAM capacity: 1 GB
  • Battery capacity: 4100 mAh
  • Memory card support: no
  • SIM Card: 3G

DIGMA Plane 8566N 3G

One of the cheapest 8-inch tablets on the market. If you want to save as much as possible, you can pay attention to the Plane 8566N 3G.

Screen resolution – 1280 × 800 pixels. The processor used is MediaTek MT8321, the memory capacity is 1 GB of RAM and 16 GB of ROM. There are two simple cameras, navigation (GPS), two slots for SIM cards.

The case is plastic, and the battery capacity is 3200 mAh.

  • Screen diagonal: 8 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1280 × 800
  • Weight: 360g
  • Processor: MediaTek MT8321
  • Memory capacity: 16 GB
  • RAM capacity: 1 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3200 mAh
  • Support for memory cards: yes
  • SIM Card: 3G

Lenovo Tab M8 TB-8505X 32Gb

Stylish tablet from Lenovo.

It works on the basis of the MediaTek Helio A22 proprietary chipset, the memory capacity is 2 GB of RAM and 32 GB of ROM, which is generally very good for its price category. A powerful battery (5000 mAh) is installed, and the resolution of the 8-inch matrix is ​​1280 × 800 pixels.

Note the slot for SIM (LTE), FM tuner, GPS, vibration motor.

  • Screen diagonal: 8 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1280 × 800
  • Weight: 305g
  • Processor: MediaTek Helio A22
  • Memory capacity: 32 GB
  • RAM capacity: 2 GB
  • Battery capacity: 5000 mAh
  • Support for memory cards: yes
  • SIM Card: LTE

Apple iPad (2019) 32Gb Wi-Fi

And what makes an Apple tablet on our list, which you can hardly call inexpensive? In fact, this version is the least expensive in the entire line of Apple tablets, and if you want a quality iOS tablet, pay attention to this device.

The buyer receives an excellent 10.2-inch screen with a resolution of 2160 × 1620 pixels, a powerful Apple A10 chip and 3 GB of RAM, a high system speed, a capacious battery, stereo sound, a decent rear camera, a metal case, support for a proprietary keyboard or stylus (purchased separately).

There is no SIM card slot in this version.

  • Screen diagonal: 10.2 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 2160 × 1620
  • Weight: 483 g
  • Processor: Apple A10
  • Memory capacity: 64 GB
  • RAM capacity: 3 GB
  • Battery capacity: 32.4 Wh
  • Memory card support: no
  • SIM Card: No