Let’s face it. Not everyone can afford to buy an expensive gadget like a tablet. But don’t let your budget issue be the reason why you cannot own one. These days, there are tablets that you can purchase under the $200 price tag and believe me—they’re good buys.
These entry-level are good for browsing on the Internet, playing games, or reading eBooks. If you think you will get some benefits from these tablets, so does your kid!
Here is a compilation of the best tablets sold under $200…
Best Tablets Under $200 – Our 2016 Top Picks
10. Amazon Fire HD 8, 8″ HD Display, Wi-Fi, 8 GB – Includes Special Offers, Black
This Amazon offering is the thinnest tablet you can find sold at $149.99 and yet it is twice as durable compared to the latest iPad Mini. With a superb 8-inch display, it has more than a million pixels. Its quad-core processor is capable of 1.5 GB. It features include a 5MP rear-facing and a front facing HD cameras.
You can enjoy watching movies, TV shows, read books, download songs and apps and also—games. Internal storage is a walloping 8 GB or 16GB with free unlimited cloud storage for Amazon content or images taken using the device. You can pump up an extra storage capacity of 128 GB once you add a microSD.
9. Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 (7-Inch, White)
Ideal for reading, browsing the web, watching movies, or playing games, this Samsung Galaxy Tab android fitted with a 1.2 GB quad-core processor and equipped with a 7” 1280 x 800 resolution screen to enable rich graphics, crisp text, and bright colors. Its IR blaster allows users to use the tablet as a universal remote.
This portable lightweight product can function in a multi-user mode and has rear and front cameras. It has an 8GB flash memory and a 1.5 GB RAM memory capacity. If you are a multi-tasker, you can make use of its 2 apps that utilizes a multi-window. This product is sold at $139.83.
8. Lenovo IdeaTab A8-50 8-Inch 16 GB Tablet
If you are looking for a combination of performance and style, the quad-core processor fitted Lenovo IdeaTab A8 is the answer. The unit comes with built-in entertainment features and an elegant midnight blue cover to satisfy the taste of classy users. Its 8”inch wide-view display tablet emanates bright HD images and equipped with front-facing speakers powered by Dolby Audio.
This 4.2 Jelly Bean Android item has a 16 GB flash memory and a 1 GB RAM memory. Lightweight at .79 lbs., its battery can last for 8 hours. Price for this gadget is at $149.99.
7. LG Electronics G Pad LGV480 8-Inch Tablet (Black
LG Electronics G Pad has an impressive 8” IPS display, Efficient and powerful Qualcomm SnapDragon 1.2 GHz quad-core processor and weighs only .9 lbs. This 5.0 Lollipop android model has a capacity of 1 GB RAM memory capacity and can be paired easily with a Q 2.0.
It uses a Knock Code that provides a secure and one-step access to a home entertainment system using more than 86,000 possible code combinations. You can multi-task with its dual window, allowing for split screen. You may open 2 apps on the screen and start dragging or dropping one window to the other. Unit sells at $149.99.
6. nabi DreamTab HD8 Tablet (Wi-Fi Enabled)
The nabi DreamTab is a 4.4 KitKat android with a display screen measuring 8”. Flash memory is at 16 GB while RAM memory has a capacity of 2 GB. It is powered by NVIDIA tegra 4.0 at 1.6 Ghz. This is equipped with the Wings Adaptive Learning System made for skill set mastery in subjects like reading, math and writing and sidelines as a confidence booster.
Using its Dream Pen, you can teach kids to animate, draw or write their own book while another kid-focused feature allows for professional movie editing. You can also control or limit the kids’ tablet use; a characteristic that endears the unit to parent buyers. This children and parent friendly unit sells at $114.00.
5. Nexus 7 from Google (7-Inch, 16 GB, Black) by ASUS (2013) Tablet
The Google Nexus 7 has a 7”, LED-backlit IPS LCD touchscreen and a memory storage capacity of 2 GB. It runs on a powerful 3950 mAh battery that can last up to 10 hours. Its front camera is 1.2 MP and the autofocus rear camera has 5 MP with a large aperture.
This android Jelly Bean 4.0 tab runs on a Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro 8064 Quad-Core at 1.5 GHz. It has Bluetooth 4.0 and comes with an adapter and a power plug. Warranty for the unit is 1 year (for North America only) and the price is $162.00.
4. SHIELD K-1 8.0-Inch 16 GB Tablet (Black)
There are many way to get satisfaction from the 8” display Shield K-1 tablet. You can play Android games and avail of the GeForce Now cloud gaming service. Powered by NVIDIA Tegra K1 processor, it features a 2.2 GHz quad-core CPU and a 192-core NVIDIA Kepler GPU.
This product has high definition 1080p and dual-front facing speakers were designed to provide incredible video and audio. The tablet’s MicroSD slot offers expandable storage of up to 128 GB. This may seem like an ordinary gadget but the experience it provides is extraordinary. Unit sells at $199.00.
3. ASUS ZenPad S 8 Z580C-B1-BK 8″ 32 GB Tablet
The ASUS ZenPad Sis definitely heavy on performance but light on your wallet. It has an 8” display built with ASUS TruVid Technology for better viewing experience. It runs on Intel Atom Z3530 super quad-core processor. It is equipped with 64-bit, 1.3 GHZ and 2GB RAM and a 32 GB onboard storage.
This Android 5.0 Lollipop tablet has a dual camera (5 megapixels and 2 megapixels), has a microSD card slot and supports up to 128 GB SDHC. Design for this tab is attractive and creates harmony between functionality and style. It employs a low-light mode with pixel-merging innovation capable of capturing 400% brighter images without the use of a flash. It has a price tag of $179.00.
2. Chromo Inc CI2542 7-Inch 4GB Touchscreen Android Tablet – Updated with TUV quality certification (Blue)
The beautiful 7” Android tablet computer created by Chromo Inc. is equipped with a capacitive touchscreen perfect for games, entertainment, education that kids would love. It comes preloaded with several apps that include Netflix, Google Play, Skype, and Chrome Browser.
This tablet has a 4 GB internal memory that is expandable up to 32 GB via its MicroSD Card. It runs on Android 4.4 OS and equipped with a front facing and rear camera in 1024 x 600 resolution, WiFi, and a speech and sound recording capability. This sells at $43.99 and comes with a wide option for colors.
1. Funlet Pink
This 7” tablet is great for kids. This is the first of its kind with IPS screen and 1GB RAM capacity, an 8 GB disk, operated by Android 5.1, Quad Core, and has dual 2 megapixel cameras. Sold at $59.95, you can obtain $40 worth of accessories within a package of this premium 7” quad-core tablet.
Its top quality MediaTek Quad core processor enables multitasking abilities and its memory capacity allows for downloading thousands of free games from the pre-installed Google play store. The tablet’s IPS HD resolution creates crystal-clear pictures and connecting it to the TV set is easy using its HDMI port. With front and back cameras, this unit comes with a 30-day money back guarantee and a 1-year warranty.
Which tablet to buy?
We hope you have found one from this list. Whatever it is you may have chosen, be sure that you look into the warranty or any kind of guarantee every manufacturer has. This is where the gadgets differ from one another.