As we know, A tablet is a good alternative to a Laptop and PC for web browsing, watching movies and playing games. A tablet is also a best portable device with a bigger display and a long battery life.
We also know that buying a smartphone and tablet is the most difficult task, because there are too many tablets available in the market, and it’s also important to select a tablet that can fit your requirements perfectly.
So here’s the list of the best tablets that cost around Rs. 20,000, and this is the best budget if you are planning to buy a branded mid-range tablet like Apple iPad, Google Nexus, Lenovo Yoga, Samsung, Nokia, etc.
Acer Iconia W4-820 Tablet (64GB)
Price: Rs. 14,800 Flipkart
The Iconia W4-820 features an 8-inch 800 x 1280p display and a quad-core Intel Atom processor clocked at 1.8 GHz with integrated Intel HD Graphics and 1GB RAM. The Windows 8.1 OS powered tablet runs on a 18.6Wh 4960 mAh Lithium Ion battery. The Tablet sports a 5MP rear camera, a 2MP full HD front camera and 64GB internal of internal storage with expansion option via microSD up to 32GB. The connectivity option of the Acer Iconia W4-820 includes 3G via a SIM card slot, Bluetooth 4.0 and WiFi. It also comes preloaded with the Microsoft Office Home and Student 2013.
Huawei Honor X1
The Honor X1 sports a 7-inch 1920 x 1200 pixels IPS display, is powered by a quad-core HiSilicon Kirin910 processor clocked at 1.6 GHz, further supported by a Mali 450 GPU and 2GB RAM. The tablet has a 5000mAh battery and 16GB of expandable storage on-board so you can expand the storage via microSD card slot. The Huawei Honor X1 is driven by the Android v4.2 Jelly Bean operating system with the Emotion UI 2.0. The X1 comes equipped with the 13Megapixel BSI sensor with LED flash and a 5-Megapixel front camera optimized for taking good selfies. It supports 3G, WiFi, GPS and Bluetooth connectivity options. The X1 measures 7.18 in thickness and weighs 239 grams.
Lenovo Yoga Tablet 2 (8-inch)
The Lenovo’s popular Yoga series Android tablet, The Yoga 2 has a an 8-inch 1080P display and runs on Android v4.4 KitKat out of the box. Under the hood the tablet has a quad-core 1.8 GHz Intel Atom processor, 2GB RAM, 16GB expandable storage and a 6400 mAh battery. It sports a 8-Megapixel autofocus rear camera with BSI sensor and HD 1.6MP front-facing camera. The Yoga 2 comes equipped with the Dual Front large-chamber Speakers. It also has the Dolby Audio and Wolfson Master Hi-Fi Codec for the better sound experience. In terms of connectivity options, the tablet features WiFi, Bluetooth and USB OTG support. Measures of the Yoga 2 are 210 mm x 149 mm x 2.7 – 7.0 mm and weighs 419 grams.
Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 8.0 T331
Price: Rs. 19990
The Galaxy series Tab 4 8.0 offers an 8-inch display bearing a screen resolution of 1080 x 800 pixels, and packs a 4450 mAh battery to power the entire package. The tablet is backed by a 1.2 GHz quad-core processor, and powered by the Android KitKat OS. It comes with 1.5GB RAM and 16GB expandable memory via microSD card up to 64GB. It has 3G, GPS, WiFi and Bluetooth. The tablet also has a 3-Megapixel fixed focus rear camera and 1.3 front camera.
Acer One hybrid tablet
Price: Rs. 19990
The Acer One is a 2-in-1 laptop and tablet hybrid device. The front of the Acer One features a 10-inch HD display and a VGA camera while the rear has a 2-Megapixel camera. It runs on Windows 8.1 OS and powered by a 1.33 GHz Intel Atom quad-core processor. It houses 1GB RAM and 32GB of internal storage space, further expandable up to 32GB via microSD card. The Acer One hybrid tablet has Dual Speakers and a 6000 mAh battery. It also comes with a Keyboard dock with built in 500GB HDD. Connectivity options are 3G via dongle, WiFi, HDMI and Bluetooth 4.0.
Asus Memo Pad 8 ME581CL
Price: 19999 Flipkart
The popular Asus Memo Pad 8 is an 8-inch full HD tablet with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 display protection. The tablet offers 4G LTE, 3G, GPS, WiFi and Bluetooth 4.0 LE connectivity options. It runs on a quad-core 2.3GHz Intel Atom Z358 processor with 2GB RAM and 15.2Wh Li-PO battery which is claimed to provide 9 hours of battery life. The Asus Memo Pad 8 is powered by Android v4.4 OS and has 16GB of internal storage space which can be expanded via microSD card. For the photography, the tablet has a 5Megapixel primary shooter and a 1.2Megapixel HD sensor on the front. The Asus Memo Pad 8 is 7.45mm thick and weighs in at 299 grams.
Google Nexus 7 C 2013 Tablet (White, 32, Wi-Fi, 4G)
Price: Rs. 19,999 Flipkart
We all know the Nexus tablet is a Google product and is known for its performance and latest Android OTA updates. The Nexus 7 comes preloaded with the Android 4.4 OS and Google recently released the over-the-air Lollipop update for the Nexus 7 tablets so you can update this table to Android 5.1 (Lollipop). The tablet is driven by a quad-core Snapdragon S4 Pro 8064 processor clocked at 1.5 GHz with 2GB of RAM. It features a 7-inch screen with a display resolution of 1200 x 1920, and the display is protected by Gorilla Glass. The nexus 7 houses a Auto Focus 5-Megapixel rear facing camera and a 1.2-Megapixel camera on the front. It offers 32GB internal memory with no option for expansion. The Battery capacity is 3950 mAh. In terms of connectivity the 4G Nexus 7 support micro SIM, 3G, 4G, WiFi and Bluetooth v4.
Lenovo Miix 3
The Lenovo’s Miix 3 is a 10.1-inch display with a resolution of 1920 x 1200 pixels and 180-degree viewing angle. It runs Windows 8.1 with Bing for tablet and its performance handled by an Intel Atom quad-core processor clocked at 1.8 GHz paired with 2GB of RAM and 32GB expandable flash storage. It comes with Boundled Keyboard Dock and has a 6800 mAh battery which can provide up to 7 hours of battery life. Its measures are 256.8 x 172 x 9.3mm while it weighs 549 grams. The Lenovo Mixx 3 has a 2-Megapixel HD camera on the front, no word on the rear camera, WiFi, HDMI, Bluetooth and 2 x USB 2.0 in Keyboard.
Apple iPad mini with Retina Display (iPad mini 2)
Price: Rs. 21900 (Flipkart)
Undoubtedly we all like Apple iPad. The tablet is now the available at Rs. 21900. The most desired Apple iPad mini 2 features a 7.9-inch Retina Display with a screen resolution of 2048 x 1536 at 326 ppi. The iPad is 7.5 mm this and weighs in at just 331 grams. The 16GB WiFi variant has a 64-Bit A7 chip with M7 motion coprocessor coupled with 1GB of RAM. It comes with built-in 23.8-watt-hour rechargeable Li-PO battery which is claimed to provide 10 hours of web surfing, music listening and watching videos. The iPad has a 1.2-Megapixel HD front facing camera and a powerful 5-Megapixel iSight camera with an aperture of f/2.4, HDR photos, Hybrid IR filter capable of recording video in 1080p FullHD.
Nokia N1 the best tablet
Price: N/A (Expected price under Rs. 15,499)
Nokia back with a bang. The first Nokia branded Android tablet the N1 rocks a 7.9-inch, 2048 x 1536 pixels IPS LED-backlit display at 326 ppi with a layer of Corning Gorilla Glass 3. The tablet runs Android 5.0 Lollipop OS with Nokia Z launcher and powered by a quad-core 2.3 GHz 64Bit Intel Atom processor paired with PowerVR GPU. Coming to the other specs, the Nokia N1 comes with 2GB RAM, 32GB built in storage. In terms of connectivity it has WiFi Dual Band (2X2 MIMO) and Bluetooth 4.0. Loaded with a 5300 mAh lithium polymer battery, it comes pre-loaded with Wolfson WM8958E audio codec. The camera department of the Nokia N1 comprises an 8-Megapixel FullHD rear camera and a 5-Megapixel front shooter. The N1 weighs just 318 grams and its measures are 200.7×138.6x 6.9mm.
Note: Currently the Nokia N1 is not available in India, but it will soon be available in this country.