Best Android Tablets 2014
Are you on the lookout for an Android tablet? This year has seen many great new models released. Getting a good low-cost tablet is cheaper than ever, and the power on offer in the top-end models has gone through the roof. That doesn't mean actually picking one is any easier, though.
If you'd like even more advance on what to look for when buying for a new tablet, you should read our Tablet Buyer's Guide, which explains the strengths and weaknesses of each type of tablet and anything else you may need to consider.
If, on the other hand, you know that the iPad Air or a Windows tablet isn’t for you then here's the place to be. Sure Android is for you? Check out all our top picks below, or flick through the round-up by clicking the arrow to the upper-right.
Best 10-inch Android tablet | Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5
Best 8-inch Android tablet | Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4
Best 7-inch Android tablet | Nexus 7
Best sub-£100 Android tablet | Asus Memo Pad 7 ME176CX
Best sub-£200 Android tablet | Teso Hudl 2
Best Android tablet for work | Asus Transformer TF701T
Best Android tablet for sound quality | Kindle Fire HDX 8.9
Best Android tablet for kids | Kindle Fire HD 6
Best Android tablet for drawing | Samsung Galaxy Note Pro 12.2
One of the golden rules when looking at Android tablets is that you should steer clear of cheap no-name models. There are countless of them and they're almost never worth the money or the effort of using such inferior products.
As for the “best” Android tablet, well there isn't really one at the moment. What you have is a number of great Android tablets that do some things better than others. What is best for you may be very different from what the person next to you might need.
Click the next arrow to go through and read a bit more about each tablet to find your perfect Android tablet partner.