Tablet as a category has seen a considerable amount of growth in recent years as it has found its new customer base for specific needs. Tablets have become more than just entertainment devices and now come with better hardware and features. A more interesting addition to the tablet category is cellular support, which means these tablets support SIM cards and can run on 4G SIM cards. Cellular support comes handy in situations where you do not have a WiFi connection.
The Galaxy Tab S6 is a flagship Android tablet that boasts of solid internal specs and a great AMOLED display that’s said to be the best on any Samsung tablet. It has a high-end Snapdragon 855 chipset and 6GB RAM. The key highlight of the tab is its bright and vivid AMOLED display and the S Pen which makes it a great device for watching movies and taking notes, playing games, etc. It can also be used as a work machine if you buy its smart keyboard accessory to have a laptop-like experience. What makes it a great work device is the added cellular support that allows 4G SIM.
The Tab V7 from Lenovo is a relatively smaller tablet measuring slightly bigger than the size of a big-screen smartphone. It is a budget option that ticks all the checkboxes to qualify as a basic tablet. It has a 6.9-inch full HD display and it is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 chipset coupled with up to 4GB RAM and 64GB of internal storage. It features a 13MP primary camera, a 5MP selfie camera and is powered by a 5,180mAh battery with fast charge support. The highlight of this tablet is its dual SIM support with dual standby and VoLTE support. It also has dual front-facing speakers with Dolby Audio Tuning that is claimed to give a decent sound output.
The Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 supports cellular connectivity for 2G, 3G and 4G SIM cards and offers a good display to enhance your experience of using a larger screen. The 11-inch display supports 16 million colours and has a pixel density of 276ppi along with a 2560x1600 resolution, which looks great on paper. One can expect a decent viewing experience while watching movies and shows. The tablet has a 13MP primary camera and a 5MP ultra-wide lens at the back for group shots, along with an 8MP camera for selfies and video calls. The 8000mAh battery should be charged quickly thanks to the 45W fast charger that comes bundled with the device. With the Qualcomm SDM865 Pro, octa-core processor and 6GB RAM, you can expect apps and games to load quickly. For storage, it offers 128GB internal memory.
The Apple iPad Pro boasts of features like gigabit-class LTE cellular data, smart keyboard folio, and Face ID for secure authentication, which ensures that your data doesn’t fall into the wrong hands. You can enjoy movies and draw with ease on the 11-inch, edge-to-edge, Liquid Retina display that’s equipped with ProMotion and True Tone to ensure everything seems realistic. It has an A12Z Bionic chip claimed to give some of the best laptops a run for the money in terms of processing power. The 12MP wide, 10MP ultra-wide and 7MP TruDepth front camera setup should help you click pictures without missing any details. Apple has equipped it with a four-speaker audio system and five studio-quality microphones for a premium audio output. With 10 hours of claimed battery life, you can charge the Apple iPad Pro using a USB-C connector and enjoy a full workday without worrying. It also supports the Magic keyboard, making it easy to carry around and work on the go.
The HONOR Pad 5 is yet another tablet that should offer a power-packed performance along with cellular connectivity. It has an 8-inch IPS FHD touchscreen with a resolution of 1920 x 1200 pixels. It has a Kirin 710 octa-core chipset (2.2GHz Cortex A73 + 1.7GHz Cortex A53), 4GB RAM and 64GB ROM (expandable up to 512GB) that should cover all your processing and storage needs. The 5100mAH battery should offer ample battery life. The efficient combination of the Android 9, GPU Turbo 2.0 and Magic UI 2.0 offers smooth performance, seamless gaming and advanced features like gesture control and AI shopping. When it comes to audio quality, the HONOR Pad 5 boasts of built-in dual stereo speakers and Dolby Atmos surround sound for a premium experience. Last but not least, the sleek and stylish design makes it highly portable and ideal for those who love working while travelling.
If you’re a creator, then the Apple iPad Mini might be the ideal choice for you. Its 7.9-inch Retina display comes with True Tone so you can read and work in any light without straining your eyes. It has an A12 Bionic chip under its hood, so you can run apps without experiencing any lag. The Touch ID fingerprint sensor keeps your data safe. It supports gigabit-class LTE cellular data and Wi-Fi connectivity through select carriers and has a claimed battery life of up to 10-hours so you can work, create and enjoy all through the day. When it comes to the camera setup, it has an 8MP rear camera and a 7MP front camera so you can FaceTime your loved ones in HD. This portable tablet is also compatible with the Apple Pencil, which makes working on the go and taking notes a piece of cake.