HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – Tablets are increasingly in the mix when it comes to necessary school supplies. Unfortunately, they can sometimes carry a hefty price tag.
If you’re looking for some more affordable tablet options, check out some suggestions below, organized by price.
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite (approx. $125) – Great if your child is mostly in need of an e-reader. Syncs with Amazon’s large textbook library.
Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 (approx. $300) – A solid, well-rounded tablet. Runs programs simultaneously and includes a stylus – great for jotting down notes.
Apple iPad mini (approx. $400) – Good for students who are already fans of Apple, or connected with an iPhone. Boasts an easy-to-use interface and other tools.
Microsoft Surface Pro 3 (approx. $800) – A tablet with more significant computing power. Works as a laptop with a pop-out keyboard for note-taking. Folds up for easy portability.