Apple’s venerabledominates the tablet scene. And while many buyers continue to zig toward an iPad, there are a few reasons why you might zag and choose an or a Windows tablet instead. Perhaps you’re looking for an affordable tablet for your kid. If you use an Android phone, getting a tablet that runs the same platform makes a lot of sense. And don’t forget about Windows tablets, which are good fits for bridging the divide between work and home.
As Amazon Prime Day nears and early Prime Day deals begin, here are the top tablet deals from Amazon, Best Buy, Target and Walmart. are not currently discounted, but they are frequently included in the Prime Day price slashing. If you are shopping for a Fire or Fire Kids tablet, I suggest waiting until .
Best tablet deals right now
Ready to stretch your tablet-buying dollar? Discounts are usually few and far between for Apple’s iPads, but you can save $20 on the latest 10.2-inch iPad and $40 on the last 10.9-inch iPad Air at Amazon. A couple of Android tablets from Samsung are also on sale, along with Microsoft’s Surface Pro tablets.