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Best tablet sales in January 2022

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Looking for cheap tablet sales for work and play? Fortunately, tablet sales are easy to find these days. Retailers like Best Buy, Amazon, and the Microsoft Store typically offer the best tablet sales. 

Walmart, for instance, usually has the 10.2-inch iPad (64GB) on sale for $299. Not to be outdone, Best Buy has multiple tablet deals that are up to $250 off. So we're rounding up the best cheap tablet sales you can get right now. From budget Android tablets to premium iPads — here are today's top deals. (Make sure to check out our guide to iPad deals for Apple-only discounts). 

Tablets sales — Apple iPads

10.2" iPad (2021/64GB): was $329 now $299 @ Walmart

10.2" iPad (2021/64GB): was $329 now $299 @ Walmart
The 2021 iPad features Apple's A13 Bionic CPU, a new 12MP front camera, and 64GB of storage (instead of 32GB like its predecessor). You also get support for Center Stage, which uses machine learning to adjust the front-facing camera during FaceTime video calls. 

10.9" iPad Air (2020/64GB): was $599 now $539 @ Walmart

10.9" iPad Air (2020/64GB): was $599 now $539 @ Walmart
The iPad Air sports a larger 10.9-inch display, speedy A14 Bionic CPU, and support for USB-C charging. Plus, with Magic Keyboard support, it's as close to a laptop replacement as you can get. Although it's dropped as low as $499, even at $539 it's still a steal and one of the best tablet sales around. 

11" iPad Pro (128GB/2021): was $799 now $749 @ Amazon

11" iPad Pro (128GB/2021): was $799 now $749 @ Amazon
The 11-inch iPad Pro sports Apple's M1 CPU for record-breaking speed and performance. It features a stunning 11-inch Liquid Retina display with 120Hz Pro Motion, TrueTone, and P3 wide color. You also get 12MP wide and 10MP ultra-wide cameras and Wi-Fi 6 support. Amazon has the 128GB model at its lowest price to date, which makes this one of the best iPad deals you'll find for Apple's pro tablet. 

Tablet sales — Android

Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Lite 10.4": was $349 now $299 @ Amazon

Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Lite 10.4": was $349 now $299 @ Amazon
Best Buy's Labor Day Sale preview nets you the Galaxy Tab S6 Lite for an all time low price. It packs a premium design, a bright 10.4-inch display and outstanding battery life. It also comes with a nifty S Pen that lets you do more than just take notes and sketch. Best Buy offers the same price

Google Pixel Slate (Core m3): was $799 now $529 @ Amazon

Google Pixel Slate (Core m3): was $799 now $529 @ Amazon
The Pixel Slate has an elegant design, sharp screen, and a comfortable keyboard (sold separately). It also lasts 10 hours on a charge. Amazon is currently taking $270 off this machine. 

Tablet sales — Windows

MS Surface Go 2: was $549 now $510 @ MS Store

MS Surface Go 2: was $549 now $510 @ MS Store
The Surface Go 2 is a solid 2-in-1 with all-day battery life and an excellent screen. It packs a 10.5-inch (1920 x 1280) display, Pentium 4425Y CPU, 8GB of RAM, and a 128GB SSD. The stylus and keyboard cost extra, but on its own it's a solid tablet and now $39 off. 

MS Surface Pro 7: was $959 now $649 @ Best Buy

MS Surface Pro 7: was $959 now $649 @ Best Buy
This Microsoft Surface Pro 7 packs a 12.3-inch (2736 x 1824) PixelSense display, 10th-gen Core i3 CPU, 4GB of RAM, and a 128GB SSD. It's currently $310 off and one of the cheapest tablet sales we've seen. 

As deals editor at Tom’s Guide, Louis is constantly looking for ways to avoid paying full price for the latest gadgets. With over 10 years of deals-hunting experience, Louis price checks against multiple retailers and searches high and low for the best deals to bring readers. A born-and-bred New Yorker, Louis is also an avid swimmer and marathoner. His work has appeared on Gizmodo, CNET, and Time Out New York.