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Best cheap tablets under £200

By Adam Marshall

We pick out the best cheap tablets. Discover three bargain tablets for less than £200 - that's half the cost of the latest Apple iPad Air.

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There are some pricey tablets on the market, but you don’t have to spend a fortune to get a Best Buy tablet. Below, we list the top scoring tablet models for under £200.

Fresh from our test labs, these aren't budget 'also-rans', but some of the best tablets available. They'll be able to handle the latest apps, have top quality screens for watching films and they're responsive, so there won't be any lag when you're swiping around on the web.

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It's rare to see a large-screened tablet that's this cheap – especially when you consider it's a Best Buy, too.

But this is a really solid all-rounder. The 10.1-inch 1,920x1,200 resolution HD screen is bright and bold – perfect for watching films. And if you do watch TV and movies on your tablet, you'll get a monumental 13+ hours of continuous playback from the battery.

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Build quality is often the first thing to slip when it comes to budget tablets, but this big-name tablet lives up to its trustworthy brand image. It's more powerful than tablets that cost twice as much and it's nearly a Best Buy as a result.

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This range has gained a loyal following thanks to its incredibly low price-point and reliable brand image. A very good all-round tablet, and its price is all the more impressive when you consider its large display (which looks superb).

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