Top 10 Terrific tablets

Google's new Nexus 7 has the highest resolution screen of any 7-inch tablet currently on the market, with 323 pixels per inch, providing stunning high definition. It's powered by a quad-core processor and runs the latest Android operating system, with a wealth of games and apps available. Weighing just 290g and with a battery life of up to 10 hours, the Nexus 7 delivers everything you need from a small tablet.

iPad mini Apple's iPad mini features
a 7.9-inch display, up to 10 hours of battery life and weighs just over 300g. Built with high quality materials and running Apple's incredibly easy to use iOS, the iPad mini is a premium tablet in a small package.

Samsung Galaxy NotePRO is designed to help you express your creativity. This 12.2-inch tablet has an incredibly responsive screen and comes with an advanced S pen, making it ideal to take notes or draw on - perfectl for highly detailed work at home or at work.

The The Toshiba encore 2 delivers the full Windows 8.1 desktop experience on an 8-inch screen. It gives you the ability to run the programs you're used to on a Windows computer - it even comes with a full version of Microsoft Office 365 Personal installed on it. The Encore 2 is ideal if you want to take your computer with you, but can do without the extra size and weight.

Asus MeMo is a portable tablet which keeps things simple. Not only is it a powerful 7-inch tablet, you can also make video calls and take photographs too. The MeMo Pad comes with Android 4.3 and is even eligible for a free upgrade to the 4.4 version to help you stay connected.

The Apple iPad Air 2 is thinner and more powerful than ever before. It's set apart from other tablets thanks to its stunning high definition Retina display and its lightning fast A8X processor. With over 275,000 apps available to download, this tablet has something for everyone.

Take your tablet from the sofa to the bath with the
Sony Xperia Tablet Z2. This water resistant, dustproof tablet also features an anti-shatter Full HD screen, making it one of the most robust tablets available. It's driven by a quad-core processor and 3GB of RAM, so you'll still be able to run your favourite Android games and apps. Tough and bursting with power, the Xperia Tablet Z is one of the most fully featured tablets available.

Microsoft Surface Pro delivers the power of a laptop in tablet form. It runs Windows 8 Pro and is powered by a high level Intel Core i5 Processor, letting you run almost any desktop program you need. Its 10.6-inch Full HD screen is great for watching videos and editing photos and it even features a USB 3.0 port. If you're looking for raw power, you won't have to look much further than here.

If you're working on a budget, the Lenovo A10-70 Tablet might be the answer for you. This 10.1-inch, quad-core tablet runs latest Android apps and games, while a micro USB port makes it easy to share your screen with others. A tablet to do all the basics and more, without breaking the bank.

Perfect for all the family, the Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 10.1 is packed full of features, from Samsung's Games, Books, Music and Movie Hubs to social apps like ChatON and Group Play, which synchronizes media with other Samsung devices for simultaneous playback. With an quad-core Qualcomm processor and Android operating system, the Tab 4 10.1 will keep everyone happy.