If you are tired of playing on the mediocre sized screen of your budget phone, well, here’s a list of the best gaming tablets to keep you entertained. And by “Gaming”, I mean having a sizable RAM and GPU Capacity to handle the specifications of High-End Games which are rapidly developing.
In this article, we will provide the best collection of tablets for gaming from a whole spectrum of price ranges, and other details to help you to select the best one.
So, without any more rambling, let’s get to the good stuff !
1. Samsung Galaxy Tab A- Game on the go !
This Tablet is a perfect choice for you if you want to possess more surface area for your casual gaming spree, and have a live stream with its large battery back-up. Although it’s has less RAM than its other contenders, it splits the load with its Octa-core. It is also very light for a Tablet of its size, so it would make an excellent choice for Gamers-on-the go. It has got 6,000 mAh of Battery, and up to 512 GB expandable storage.
|Dimensions||24.5 x 0.8 x 14.9 cm; 470 Grams|
|Processor||1.8GHz+1.6GHz Exynos 7904 octa core|
|Display||10-inches with 1920 x 1200 pixels resolution|
|Camera||8MP primary camera and 5MP front facing camera|
|Storage||32GB internal memory expandable up to 512GB of external storage|
2. Apple iPad Pro 2020 – Cut the Clutter !
This behemoth of a tablet from Apple might be a little too big for you to use it as a portable gaming device, but it’s a perfect choice for a decent gaming tablet, if there was any. It literally takes any load you can throw at it, be it the graphics, or the frame-rate, it handles it very smoothly and efficiently, thanks to the Apple IOS being squeaky clean !
It’s got more than 10 Hours of Battery Life, and a Gorgeous Retina Display to go along with it, so you won’t be disappointed with your long media playback time.
|Dimensions||280.60 x 214.90 x 5.90; 643 Grams|
|RAM||4 – 6GB|
|Display||12.9-inch 2732 x 2048 ( Retina Display)|
|Camera||12MP wide (f/1.8) Front 10MP ultra-wide (f/2.4)|
|Storage||128GB up till 1TB|
|Battery Life||Up to 10-hours|
3. Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 Plus – Tab-a-ton !
This giant from Samsung is one of the powerful tablet, if not the best, the smartphone powerhouse has to offer, and its got one of the best-in-line Qualcomm Snapdragon chipsets, which automatically qualifies it to be one of the best picks for gaming tablets in this list.
I am personally impressed with the Whopping 10,090 mAh Battery ( That’s more than most budgeted power banks !) along with the extra accessories which comes handy with Samsung products of this powerful line of premium devices. It’s also 5G enabled.
|Dimensions||11.22 x 7.28 x 0.22 in; 576.0623|
|Processor||Octa-core (1×3.09 GHz Kryo 585 & 3×2.42 GHz Kryo 585 & 4×1.8 GHz Kryo 585|
|RAM||4 – 6GB|
|Display||12.4-inch 1752 x 2800|
|Graphics||Qualcomm SM8250 Snapdragon 865+|
|Storage||128GB up to 512 GB|
|Battery Life||10,090mAh (up to 14 and 15 hours)|
4. Acer Switch 7- Switch to the Gamer-Lifestyle, Instantly !
This isn’t strictly a Tablet, nor a Gaming one persay, but it has all the functionalities that one can offer, and even more, probably because it houses the Windows OS, and gives it more freedom as a Laptop or PC, to install and play games that otherwise cannot be availed in the Playstore and App store by normal means. It also houses an NVIDIA GeForce graphic card with 2 GB of storage, so you won’t be disappointed with the performance of this Tablet-esque device. It is quite heavy for portability, but that is a sacrifice one has to make for a screen this large !
|Dimensions||15.35 x 329.4 x 236.1mm (with the dock) Weight: 1.55 kg|
|Processor||Intel Core i7-8550U 1.80GHz|
|RAM||up to 16GB|
|Display||13.5” IPS LCD 2256 x 1504|
|Graphics||NVIDIA GeForce MX150 (2 GB)|
|Battery Life||4870mAh (8 hours)|
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5. Huawei MediaPad T5 – Game with Glory
It has an impressive list of specs, and the performance worthy to be touted as a Gaming tablet, as it has a Mali Chipset to take care of its GPU, on top of the already powerful Kirin 659, which is the Huawei standard nowadays. But the users have to be wary, as it does not possess Android OS, and cannot avail apps from the Play store. Huawei has its very own App store, which already has a large list of High-end games to download from.
|Dimensions||243 x 164 x 7.8 mm; 460 g|
|Processor||Octa-core Kirin 659 (4×2.36 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4×1.7 GHz Cortex-A53)|
|Display||10.1-inch, 1920 x 1200 pixels|
|Battery Life||5100mAh (9 hours)|
6. iPad Air – Always Be On Air !
Apple does not disappoint on the performance of any device it has brought forth, and it has sometimes exceeded expectations on the gaming front. The A14 bionic chip and Liquid Retina display go hand in hand to offer the best gaming experience one can witness on a tablet, making it one of the best gaming tablets that I could suggest for any gaming enthusiast going through this list.
|Dimensions||25.9 x 18.9 x 5 cm; 905 Grams|
|Processor||A14 Bionic chip ( 64-bit )|
|RAM||4 – 6GB|
|Display||10.9‑inch Liquid Retina display|
|Camera||12MP Wide camera with Smart HDR and 4K video at 24 fps, 30 fps, or 60 fps|
7MP TrueDepth front camera with Smart HDR
|Battery Life||Up to 10 hours|
7. Lenovo Tab M10 FHD Plus – Gamer’s Elysium
Normally one would shy away from this Lenovo tablet, if they are looking for a tablet solely for Gaming due to the MediaTek chip without skimming over the other specs. But what they fail to see is the Powerful PowerVR GE8320 GPU it possesses, and along with the light frame and large screen size, it becomes the perfect Gaming Tablet for any Gamer to go for.
|Dimensions||24.4 x 0.8 x 15.3 cm; 460 Grams|
|Processor||4 x A53 @ 2.3GHz, 4 x A53 @ 1.8GHz MediaTek Helio P22T Tab|
|Display||10.3‑inch 1920 X 1200|
|Graphics||650 MHz PowerVR GE8320 Gaming GPU|
|Storage||128GB internal memory expandable up to 256GB|
|Battery Life||5000mAH ( 9 hours )|
8. Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 – Classic as it gets !
This is the go-to Gaming Tablet for anyone who has ever found themselves searching for a tablet specialized for Gaming, probably because it has a Qualcomm Snapdragon Chipset, the exquisite Samsung-special Super AMOLED display, and even a Adreno 640 GPU as the cherry on top. It has been repeatedly chosen for it’s gaming-centered aesthetics, which includes the bezel-less design and the light frame.
|Dimensions||244.50 x 159.50 x 5.70mm; 420 Grams|
|Processor||Qualcomm SM8150 Snapdragon 855|
|Display||10.5‑inch Super AMOLED|
|Battery Life||7040mAh ( 12 hours )|
9. Lenovo Tab P11 Pro – No Taming on Gaming
The 730 G Chipset is a testament of what the manufacturers had in mind when they launched this beauty into the market. The 6 GB of RAM is plenty for handling most of the high-end gaming the Play store has to offer. Along with an 11.5 inch OLED display and 8600 mAh of battery, it becomes an unbeatable warrior that lasts throughout the day, at least it won’t betray you in the middle of your hard-core gaming.
|Dimensions||17.1 x 26.4 x 0.6 cm; 485 Grams|
|Processor||Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G octa-core|
|Display||11.5 inch OLED display|
|Camera||13+5 MP dual rear camera and 8+8 MP front camera|
|Storage||128 GB memory expandable to 1 TB|
|Battery Life||8600 mAh ( 14 hours )|
Final Take by Tecvalue
Like we said before, these tablets were never strictly manufactured with Gaming in mind, nor does one normally incline to tablets for gaming. But we want to make sure we cater to all our audiences who are curious and want to quench their curiosity in the fountain of the Techno-domain. These are tablets that can ace any gaming requirements you throw at them, and are the best in specifications, which can also be utilized for your productivity and entertainment. Please make sure to check out the other articles also.