CNET review and picks the best tablets for anyone shopping on a budget. We've reviewed dozens of budget tablets to arrive at this list of top We still have an option for you, so you'll have cash left over for a case to. We take a look at some of the best affordable Android tablets currently priced at around $! If you're looking for a good budget -friendly gift for a loved one. Smart Home Best smart home devices How To News Tour our smart apartment Tour our smart house Product Compatibility Amazon Alexa Apple HomeKit Belkin WeMo Google Home Lutron Nest Philips Hue Samsung SmartThings Wink. Amazon fire HD 8 version 16GB. Summary With its low price, one can expect a couple of drawbacks, but overall, the NewTab N7s Pro 7-inch performs decently and does all the basics pretty well. You can purchase the tablet in black, yellow, blue or red colors. The battery life lasts close to the advertised 7 hours, which is adequate, and the sound from the mono speaker is also sufficiently clear. If you're in the market for a low cost tablet with up to date specs then the new Amazon Fire HD 8 and HD 10 deliver. The edition of the Fire 7 still pushes for top spot in the low-end tablet market. When it comes to hardware and power, the NeuTab K1 is not the wealthiest of the bunch, its design also does little to please the eye, but getting a inch tablet with its price tag is next to impossible. The software bundle also includes a 1-year subscription of Kindle Freetime Unlimited that gives unlimited access to thousands of kids-oriented books, videos, learning apps and games. Cheapest Apple tablet, quality operating system Cons: Battery life is solid for a tablet of this level, if unexceptional. CNET Mobile Tablets Best Tablets of Best Budget Tablets of Updated Aug 3, Hit the dropdown menu above to head straight to our short reviews or read on for more tablet buying advice. In a way I'm glad the Galaxy died, cause I would cringe if I had to go back to Android.