In only a few years, the tablet has become the most sought-after device category, with millions of people worldwide finding a place for an iPad or similar tablet in their tech lives.
In 2013, the tablet market ratcheted up a few gears as the industry started to offer a genuinely diverse set of options and screen sizes. There's now two flavours of the dominant iPad, with updates launching soon. There are also a wealth of Android options, and Windows 8 in both straight tablet and hybrid laptop styles. In the latest update to our best tablets list we've included a mix from across the styles and price ranges to help you find the best tablet that suits how you want to operate.
With Windows 8.1 just around the corner, we're expecting to see a mini-surge in Windows tablets and hybrids, so watch this space for more reviews on that particular product category.