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Best tablet deals 2021: iPads, Android and Fire tablets

Hunting for the best tablet deals? There's always ton of discounts flying around – but genuine bargains? They're a bit harder to come by. To help you out, we've hand-picked today's best tablet deals and listed them below. All you need do is choose the deal that's right for you.

Still wondering which tablet to buy? iPads aren't the cheapest but they offer high-quality displays, good sound and Apple's intuitive iOS software. On a tighter budget? Check out Amazon's Fire HD tablets. These nicely-priced models offer decent screens and plenty of entertainment. 

Samsung's classy Android tablets are a good option for both work and play, and top-of-the-range models rival the iPad Pro. Heavy gamer or business user? You should consider Microsoft's high-end Windows-powered tablets, which boast ultra-fast processors and impressive displays.

Right, time for some savings. Here's a rundown of today's best tablet deals...

Apple has unveiled two new top-end iPad Pro 2021 tablets, including a 12.9in Pro with a MiniLED screen. They're available from mid-May. Meanwhile Amazon has unwrapped two new HD 10 tablets, including a 'Plus' version with extra RAM for gaming and multitasking.

Apple iPad deals

Apple iPad Mini (2019) Space Grey $399 $369 at Amazon
Here's a decent discount on the incredibly popular, latest-model iPad Mini (Wi-Fi, 64GB) in Space Grey, Silver or Gold. The price could go back up to $400 at any moment, so get in quick if you're after Apple's 7.9-inch tablet.View Deal

Apple iPad Air (2020) 64GB: $599 $549 at Amazon
Apple’s newest iPad Air is now discounted at Amazon. Apple's mid-range tablet boasts a 10.9in Liquid Retina display and high-end performance courtesy of the A14 Bionic chip with Neural Engine. A great buy for those who want a powerful tablet at a reasonable price. View Deal

Apple iPad Pro 12.9-inch (2020) 128GB $999 $899 at Amazon
With the new 2021 iPad Pro due to hit stores in May, now's a great time to save a stack of cash on this impressive 2020 model, which features a blazingly-fast A12Z Bionic chip and a brilliant edge-to-edge Liquid Retina display. Save $90 while stocks last.
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Apple iPad 10.2 128GB wi-fi $449 $429 at BH Photo
This 8th generation iPad is reduced for the second time at BH Photo! Few other tablets can match the spec – 10-hour battery life, 10.2-inch Retina screen, A12 Bionic chip – for the money. A high-performing tablet at a bargain price.View Deal

Amazon Fire tablet deals

Fire HD 10 tablet (2021) $149 at Amazon
This is the "All-new Fire HD 10", which features a brighter 10.1in 1080p HD display compared to the 2019 model (currently the same price, so make sure you go for the newer 2021 version). A ton of tablet for the money.View Deal

Amazon Fire HD 8 32GB (2020) $90 $65 at Amazon
This is a seriously cheap, and yet surprisingly feature-packed Fire HD tablet. Sure, it's built for entertainment rather than work, but just $65 gets you a decent 8in display, 10 hour battery life and Alexa voice control. View Deal

Amazon Fire 7 16GB $49 at Amazon
Amazon's cheapest tablet is no iPad, but it's also a fraction of the price. It offers a decent 7 hour battery life, a basic 7in screen and access streaming apps such as Netflix, Disney+ and Prime Video. A bargain at fifty bucks. View Deal

Samsung Galaxy Tab deals

Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 128GB $649 $558 at Amazon
Amazon has knocked even more money off the price of Samsung's latest iPad-rivalling tablet. The 11in Super AMOLED display has a 120Hz refresh rate, so its great for gaming and smooth scrolling.View Deal

Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 256GB $700 $613 at Amazon
It might only weigh a pound but the 2019 Galaxy Tab S6 Lite packs a punch thanks to its 10.5in display, quad AKG-tuned speakers, Dolby Atmos support and included S Pen stylus. Amazingly, this sale price gets you the 256GB version for less the 128GB model.View Deal

Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 128GB $330 $219 at Amazon
The Tab E is a cheaper still but doesn't cut it as a budget tablet. Instead, we'd suggest the 10in Tab A, which offers a sharp and colourful screen at a low price. A great budget alternative to the iPad mini. Save over $100 while stocks last.

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Microsoft Surface deals

Microsoft Surface Pro 7 128GB $899 $733 at Amazon
Here's a massive discount on this multi-tasking tablet. The latest model, it sports a with 12.3in PixelSense display that automatically adjusts to ambient light and a battery that fast-charges to 80% in one hour.View Deal

Microsoft Surface Go 2 4GB/64GB $599 $399 at Amazon
The original Surface Go was pretty average, with a five hour battery life. The latest model Go 2 is far superior thanks to its 11-hour battery life, larger 10.5in screen and HD webcam for video calls. An awesome buy at this money.View Deal

Microsoft Surface Pro X 512GB $1799 $1499 at Amazon
The high-end Surface Pro X is a beast. It sports an ultra-powerful processor, a stunning 13in PixelSense display and a 10MP 4K rear camera. If you insist on the best of everything – and a huge discount – this tablet deal is for you. View Deal