The iPad is still one of the most desired tablet around, though other tablets are now catching up. Android based tablets led by the Samsung Galaxy Tab and Note are gaining in popularity. There are currently a lot of Android tablets in the market with some very compelling iPad competitors. Here are some of the best Android Tablets in Nigeria.
Here are a few Android Tablets to lookout for.
Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 is a highend general purpose tablet. The brilliant 10.5-inch screen offering 2560 x 1600 pixels is great for watching movies and browsing the web.
Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 is one of the best Android tablets for the consumer crowd. Its great for both work and play with an option of octa-core processor or 2.3GHz quad-core processor with 3GB of RAM. Price ranges from 104,000 to 130,000 Naira
Where to Buy Galaxy Tab S 10.5
Huawei MediaPad X1 is one of the best Android tablet in Nigeria right now. It features a 7-inch display that is great for watching movies and browsing the web. The 1200 x 1920 pixels resolution delivers brilliant pictures.
Under the hood is a 1.6GHz quad-core processor with 2GB RAM, which makes the Huawei MediaPad X1 also great for playing games and productivity. It sports a 13 megapixels rear camera and 5 megapixels front facing camera. Price starts at 61,500 Naira.
Where to Buy MediaPad X1
Jumia.com.ng₦61,495.00 View Offer
Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 10.1 is the largest of the fourth generation of Sammy’s mid-range tablets line. With a 10.1-inch screen, the Galaxy Tab 4 offers a sizable screen for watching movies, reading, or browsing the web.
It is more powerful than its predecessor with a 1.2GHz quad-core processor and 1.5GB of RAM. It also offers Android 4.4.2 (KitKat). Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 10.1 price ranges from 64,500 to 75,000 Naira.
Where to Buy Galaxy Tab 4 10.1
Konga.com₦73,000.00 Buy Now
Sony Xperia Z2 Tablet is an update of Sony’s earlier tablet, the Z tablet. Xperia Z2 tablet is lighter and slimmer with a stunning design. It features a brilliant 10.1-inch display with 1200 x 1920 pixels resolution. It is one of the best Android tablets in Nigeria.
Sony Xperia Z2 Tablet is a high performance tablet featuring 2.3GHz quad-core processor (Snapdragon 801) and 3GB of RAM. It runs on Android 4.4.2 (KitKat). Sony Xperia Z2 Tablet price in Nigeria ranges from 100,000 to 150,000 Naira.
HP Slate 7 VoiceTab is a 7-inch Android tablet with support for phone services like voice calls and SMS. It features dual-SIM support and runs on Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean).
HP Slate 7 VoiceTab sports a 5 megapixels rear camera and a 2 megapixels front and camera. It is powered by a 1.2GHz quad-core processor with 1GB of RAM.
Where to Buy HP Slate 7 VoiceTab
Jumia.com.ng₦40,495.00 View Offer
LG G Pad 10.1 is LG’s best tablet in Nigeria. It has a large 10.1-inch making it great for watching movies and browsing the web. However, it does not support 3G data so you have to connect through a Wi-Fi hotspot.
LG G Pad 10.1 runs Android 4.2.2 (Jelly Bean) on a 1.2GHz quad-core processor with 1GB of RAM. The tablet sports a 5 megapixels rear camera and a 1.3 megapixels front camera. LG G-Pad 10.1 Price in Nigeria ranges from 46,500 to 55,000 Naira.
The 2014 Edition of the Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 is probably the best Android tablet for business and productivity. It comes with an S-Pen to make it easy for you to take notes and make sketches.
It is powered by a 1.9GHz quad-core processor and running Android 4.3 with 3GB of RAM with options for 16GB, 32GB, or 64GB built-in storage. The price of Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 edition ranges from 97,000 to 120,000 Naira.
Where to Buy Galaxy Note 10.1
Konga.com₦99,999.00 View Offer
Samsung Galaxy Note Pro 12.2 is an extra large tablet with a 12.2-inch touchscreen with a Magazine UX that offers live tiles with ability to run up to four apps simultaneously on the screen. It is one of the best Android tablet around in Nigeria.
Samsung Galaxy Note Pro 12.2 runs Android 4.4.2 (KitKat) on a 2.3GHz quad-core processor with 3GB of RAM. Price range: 124,000 to 145,000 Naira.
Lenovo Yoga 10 HD+ is one of the best tablets for watching movies. The 10.1-inch screen with 1200 x 1920 pixels resolution offers brilliant pictures for a great viewing experience.
Lenovo Yoga 10 HD+ can also stand on a flat surface, so that you can watch handsfree. It is not just good for movies as its 1.6GHz quad-core processor and 2GB of RAM gives it enough power to handle anything you throw at it. Lenovo Yoga 10 HD+ Price in Nigeria ranges from 57,000 to 65,000 Naira.
HP Slate 10 HD features a 10-inch display. The large display is its best feature. It is great watching movies, browsing the web, or just reading and editing documents.
It does not offer 3G, so you will need a Wi-Fi hotspot. The price of the HP Slate 10 HD ranges from 48,500 to 60,000 Naira.
Other Android Tablets:
- Sony Xperia Tablet Z Android 4.1.2, 1.5GHz QC chip
- Asus Memo Pad 8 Tablet Android 4.2.2, 1.6GHz QC chip, 1GB RAM
- Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 Android 4.2.2, 1.6GHz QC chip
Here is our overview of some Android Tablets. This is just a few of them, scores of Android tablets are already in the market and more will be joining them in the coming months. Apple with the launch of iPad Air still leads the tablets market, but if events in the smartphones market are anything to go by, it is only a matter of time before Android tablets take over.