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15 minutes ago, Hi P said:

I'm trying to pickup a tablet for my mother's birthday, she currently has a painfully slow old tablet.

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So far I'm opting for the Samsung Galaxy Tab A8

That is what I was going to recommend. I have it since Easter.

I'm trying to pickup a tablet for my mother's birthday, she currently has a painfully slow old tablet.

 

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I'm aware that probably any tablet would do, but I'm looking for the best bang for the buck tablet at that price range.

 

So far I'm opting for the Samsung Galaxy Tab A8

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If it has to be new or Android that's a good option. If used Apple devices are on the table that's right around the price of refurbished iPads, and frankly iPads are the best tablets on the market right now.

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iPad minis are around 500. I've seen plenty of promotions for half off if you get a new phone and similar promotions. If that is a route you would consider.

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15 minutes ago, Hi P said:

I'm trying to pickup a tablet for my mother's birthday, she currently has a painfully slow old tablet.

...

 

So far I'm opting for the Samsung Galaxy Tab A8

That is what I was going to recommend. I have it since Easter.

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On 12/1/2022 at 10:10 PM, Hi P said:

So far I'm opting for the Samsung Galaxy Tab A8

What's the Price for that?

 

And how much for the Galaxy Tab S6 Lite (Revision 2022)?

This one is much better, has Pen Support, Pen included, and even supports Samsung DEX. There's really alot you can do with it.

 

If Price difference is not like 2x, absolutely go for the Tab S6 Lite.

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On 12/2/2022 at 6:14 PM, Darkseth said:

If Price difference is not like 2x, absolutely go for the Tab S6 Lite.

I ended up getting the A8 on discount, plus she wouldn't really use the pen 😅

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