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Best tablet deals 2022

Best tablet deals 2022
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Whether you fancy a discount iPad, a cheap Fire HD, or low-cost Galaxy Tab we've got you covered with the best tablet deals 2022. You'll find them neatly arranged below – all you need do is select the tablet deal that matches your budget.

Today's best tablets are multi-skilled marvels. Whether you're after an entertainment hub, productivity powerhouse, portable music streamer, ebook reader or smart home remote, tablets can offer all this and, in many cases, much more.

Tablets tend to be more portable than laptops too, making them more convenient to use around the home and when travelling. Prefer to clack away on physical keys? There's numerous of wireless keyboard accessories to choose from, not to mention stylus pens for sketching.

And with so many seasonal sales, now's the time to grab one of the best tablet deals...

Best iPad deals

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Apple iPad 2021 £319 £299 at Amazon (save £20) (opens in new tab)
The entry-level iPad is all the tablet that most people will ever need. Discounts are relatively rare, so it's worth grabbing this superb deal (on the Silver version).

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2021 Apple iPad Mini £479 £459 at Amazon (save £20) (opens in new tab)
(opens in new tab)Head over to Amazon and you can bag a nice little discount on the brand new, 2021 iPad Mini which features an 8.3-inch Liquid Retina display with True Tone, and Apple's zippy A15 Bionic chip.

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Apple iPad Pro 11 (2021): £749 £699 at Amazon (save £50) (opens in new tab)
If you want Pro features at a more manageable size and price, then the 2021 11-inch model is for you. It's a beast, and this discount is pretty big by iPad standards.

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Apple iPad Pro 12.9 (256GB) £999 £928 at Amazon (save £70) (opens in new tab)
Here's arguably the best tablet you can buy. This 2021 iPad Pro boasts Apple's insanely-fast M1 chip, a 12.9-inch Liquid Retina XDR display and FaceID for Apple Pay.

Best Amazon Fire tablet deals

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Fire 7 – 2019 (32GB) £59 at Amazon (opens in new tab)
The 2019 version of Amazon's cheapest tablet is under £60 – some people spend that on an iPad case! It boasts decent power and storage, plus a 7in screen and Alexa voice controls. Grab this one before stock runs dry.

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Fire 7 Kids Pro tablet £99 at Amazon (opens in new tab)
This model is specifically designed for slightly older (as in school-age) children, who are afforded extra customisation options and a digital store through which they can request apps for parents to approve.

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Fire HD 10 (32GB) £149 at Amazon (opens in new tab)
(opens in new tab)The Fire HD 10 is the best big tablet out there if you're on a budget, and your budget will go much further if you opt for this generous tablet deal.

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Fire HD 8 (32GB) £89 at Amazon (opens in new tab)
(opens in new tab)This is a seriously cheap price for a feature-packed Fire HD tablet. It's built for entertainment rather than work, but this deal gets you a decent 8-inch display, 10 hour battery life and Alexa voice control. Our advice? Grab one while you can. 

Best Samsung Galaxy Tab deals

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Galaxy Tab A7 Lite £149 £118 at Amazon (save £33)
(opens in new tab)On a tight budget? This deal gets you a nice discount on a used (but 'like new') example of Samsung's family-friendly budget tablet with an 8.7-inch display and 32GB of storage. This model isn't the newest, so grab this discount before stock runs dry.

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Galaxy Tab S7 FE 12.4-inch (64GB, Wi-Fi) £519 £490 at Amazon (save £30) (opens in new tab)
A tasty tablet deal on one of Samsung's iPad-rivalling Galaxy Tab. The S7 FE ('Fan Edition') sports a 12.4in screen, 8MP rear camera, 13-hour battery life, AKG speakers with Dolby Atmos support, and Samsung's S-Pen.

Best Microsoft Surface deals

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Surface Pro 8 512GB £1299 £1199 at Amazon (save £100) (opens in new tab)
(opens in new tab)This is one of the biggest and best tablet deals around. It gets you a massive chunk off the RRP of Microsoft's multi-tasking marvel, which boasts a 13-inch PixelSense Flow display with a 120Hz refresh rate and facial recognition.

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Surface Go 2 128GB £529 £430 at Amazon (save £100) (opens in new tab)
This affordable Windows tablet with 10.5in touchscreen, improved resolution, better battery life and HD front and rear cameras for video calling is a steal at this money. The iPad Pro is even better – but it's also more expensive.

Tom is a journalist, copywriter and content designer based in the UK. He has written articles for T3, ShortList, The Sun, The Mail on Sunday, The Daily Telegraph, Elle Deco, The Sunday Times, Men's Health, Mr Porter, Oracle and many more (including What Hi-Fi?). His specialities include mobile technology, electric vehicles and video streaming.