Best tablet deals 2023 – iPad, Android, Fire, Galaxy tablets

Best tablet deals – iPad, Android, Fire, Galaxy tablets
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The best tablet deals continue to flood onto the internet at pace, but with so many to choose from, it's not always easy to sort the deals from the duds. That's why we've sifted through the options and picked out the very best tablet deals on iPads, Galaxy Tab and Amazon Fire tablets.

Apple iPads are a popular choice thanks to their brilliant iOS apps, crisp displays and impressive cameras. They're not always the cheapest, so be sure to check out the deals below if you want to score the lowest prices.

Amazon's Fire tablets are great for those on a tight budget, while Samsung's classy Android-powered tablets are a good option for work and play. Top-of-the-range models can rival the iPad Pro. Business users should consider Microsoft's Windows-powered tablets.

Right, now the fun bit – the best tablet deals!

Best iPad deals

Apple iPad (2022) $449 (opens in new tab)

Apple iPad (2022) $449 $419 at Amazon (save $30) (opens in new tab)
Apple's latest iteration of its cheapest iPad only launched last month, however you can already score a nice discount at Amazon right now.

$1199 (opens in new tab)

2022 iPad Pro (Wi-Fi, 256GB) $1199 $1129 at Amazon (save $70) (opens in new tab)
The 12.9-inch version of Apple's latest iPad Pro has already dropped in price. If you want an ultra-powerful, highly capable tablet that is ideally suited for video streaming, don't hesitate. 

2022 Apple iPad Air M1 (Wi-Fi, 64GB)  $599 (opens in new tab)

2022 Apple iPad Air M1 (Wi-Fi, 64GB) $599 $559 at Amazon (save $40) (opens in new tab)
Amazingly, Apple's excellent 2022 iPad Air tablet is also reduced. Save big on this speedy slate with Apple M1 chip and stunning 10.9-inch Liquid Retina display while stocks last. 

Get up to $445 credit when you trade in your old iPad (opens in new tab)

Get up to $445 credit when you trade in your old iPad (opens in new tab)Considering a new iPad? You can bag up to $445 off a new tablet when you trade in your old iPad at your local Apple Store. Now that's what we call recycling...

Best Fire tablet deals

Fire 7 16GB (2022)  $59.99 at Amazon (opens in new tab)

Fire 7 16GB (2022) $59.99 at Amazon (opens in new tab)
Amazon's cheapest tablet is no iPad, but it's also a fraction of the price. It offers a decent 10 hour battery life, a basic 7-inch touchscreen and access streaming apps such as Netflix, Disney+, plus a quad-core processor.

Fire HD 8 32GB $99 at Amazon (opens in new tab)

Fire HD 8 32GB $99 at Amazon (opens in new tab)
(opens in new tab)A seriously cheap, and yet surprisingly feature-packed all-new Fire HD tablet. Sure, it's built for entertainment rather than work, but it gets you a decent 8in display, 13 hour battery life, plenty of streaming apps, and Alexa voice control.

Fire HD 10 tablet (2021) $149 at Amazon (opens in new tab)

Fire HD 10 tablet (2021) $149 at Amazon (opens in new tab)
This is the "All-new" Fire HD 10, which features a brighter 10.1in 1080p HD display compared to the 2019 model. It's a ton of tablet for the money.

Best Samsung Galaxy Tab deals

Samsung Galaxy Tab A8 (64GB) $279 (opens in new tab)

Samsung Galaxy Tab A8 (64GB) $279 $199 at Amazon (save $100) (opens in new tab)
It's barely a year old, but the A8 already heavily discounted. If you want a budget 10.5-inch tablet that offers great streaming features and good battery life, this is it. Also note: the older A7 is now even cheaper– just $99 at Amazon (opens in new tab).

Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 FE 256GB $679 (opens in new tab)

Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 FE 256GB $679 $525 at Amazon (opens in new tab)
(opens in new tab)Amazon has knocked even more money off Samsung's 2021, iPad-rivalling, Android tablet. The 12.4-inch slate comes with an S-Pen, so you can doodle, clip, tap and scribble notes.

Samsung Galaxy S8 128GB $699 (opens in new tab)

Samsung Galaxy S8 128GB $699 $575 at Amazon (opens in new tab)
Score a big chunk off Samsung's latest S-tablet, the S8, with this excellent Amazon deal. Features include an 11-inch dynamic LCD screen, S Pen stylus and ultra-wide camera.  

Best Microsoft Surface deals

(Renewed) Surface Go 2 128GB $524 (opens in new tab)

(Renewed) Surface Go 2 128GB $524 $288 at Amazon (save $235) (opens in new tab)
(opens in new tab)The original Surface Go was pretty average, with a five hour battery life. The Go 2 (now superseded by the Go 3) is far superior thanks to its 11-hour battery life, larger 10.5in screen and HD webcam for video calls. We reckon this renewed model is an awesome buy at this price.

Surface Pro X (128GB) $1000 (opens in new tab)

Surface Pro X (128GB) $1000 $669 at Amazon (save $380) (opens in new tab)
(opens in new tab)The high-end Surface Pro X is a beast. It sports an ultra-powerful processor, a stunning 13in PixelSense display and a 5MP rear camera. If you insist on the best of everything, this is the best tablet deal for you. 

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.