Thursday, 25 May 2017

Lenovo Refurbished Laptops to Buy in the UK

Lenovo are well known for their specific range of laptops that cater to your different needs. You are always sure to find something within their range of laptops like the IdeaPad or YOGA range, to suit your requirements.

A Lenovo refurbished laptop allows you to get the technology of a Lenovo laptop without paying the hefty price tag, furthermore our refurbished laptops come with up to a 1 year warranty so you can rest easy. So here are our pick of the best Lenovo refurbished laptops to buy in the UK!


Lenovo IdeaPad 310



• Price: £329.99
• Processor: AMD A10-9600P APU 2.4 GHz / 3.3 GHz Turbo Quad Core Processor
• RAM: 8GB, Storage: 1TB HDD
• Display: 15.6" Full HD (1920 x 1080 resolution)
• Graphics: Integrated Intel HD
• Operating System: Windows 10 Home

The IdeaPad 310 is part of Lenovo’s ‘everyday’ range; it is built for everyday use and includes the technology that makes it more reliable. Whether you want to use the IdeaPad 310 for business use or even to study, it is a fast performer with its Windows 10 operating system; it includes everything you need to allow you to get to work with ease, and it is even currently eligible for a 5% Student Discount!

1TB of storage space will allow you to store all of your files and documents or even your movie collection, which will be a joy to watch on the 15.6’’ Full HD display, it is also an anti-glare screen to let you watch movies and videos inside or outside.


Lenovo YOGA 3 Pro


• Price: £699.99
• Processor: Intel Core M (5th Gen) 5Y71/ 1.2GHz Max Turbo Speed 2.9GHz
• RAM: 8GB, Storage: 512GB SSD
• Display: 13.3" QHD+ Touchscreen (3200 x 1800 resolution)
• Graphics: Intel HD 5300
• Operating System: Windows 10 Home

With a unique and innovative design, the YOGA 3 pro adapts to suit your needs and is one of the best Lenovo refurbished laptops to buy in the UK. You can place the multimode laptop in a number of ways to let you work, watch or read with ease and it even suggests apps depending on what mode you have placed it in.

As the world’s thinnest convertible laptop, it is light and thin enough for you to be able to carry around all day and use on the go with JBL integrated audio speakers mean you get good quality, rich sound for when you want to watch your favourite TV shows, movies or videos. In addition to this, the touchscreen display makes it an enjoyable and hassle-free laptop to use.


Lenovo IdeaPad Y700






• Price: £849.99
• Processor: Intel Core i7 (6th Gen) 6700HQ / 2.6 GHz Max Turbo Speed 3.5 GHz Quad Core
• RAM: 16GB, Storage: 256GB SSD
• Display: 15.6" Full HD (1920 x 1080 resolution)
• Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M 4GB GDDR5 Dedicated
• Operating System: Windows 10 Home 64-bit

The Lenovo IdeaPad Y700 is the ultimate multimedia laptop; it is part of the Lenovo Y series, and has therefore been built with gamers in mind. It includes NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M graphics, a 15.6’’ Full HD display as well as Dolby Home Theatre technology which make gaming on the laptop an immersive experience.

The powerful Intel Core i7 processor will let you complete multiple tasks with speed and efficiency and optimised thermal cooling technology will ensure the laptop stays cool when you’re using it!

Do you prefer the IdeaPad or YOGA range? Did you enjoy reading our pick of the best Lenovo refurbished laptops to buy in the UK? Leave us a comment and let us know! And if you want to see more 2 in 1 laptops like the YOGA 3 pro, you can catch our pick of the best 2 in 1 convertible laptops here!

Monday, 8 May 2017

Top 5 Affordable Lenovo Refurbished Laptops

Lenovo provides you with ground breaking technology and some of the world’s most popular range of laptops including the notable IdeaPad, ThinkPad and Yoga range. Buying a refurbished laptop from us gives you the luxury of not only being able to save some money but also, with the added peace of mind of having a warranty with selected items, you needn’t unnecessarily worry about the reliability of your device. 

If you’ve had your eye on a Lenovo device and want to know which would be the best choice for you, then keep reading for our pick of the top 5 affordable Lenovo refurbished laptops!


Lenovo IdeaPad 100S






• Price: £148.88
• Processor: Intel Atom Z3735F / 1.33 GHz Max Turbo Speed 1.83 GHz Quad Core 
• RAM: 2GB
• Storage: 32GB 
• Display: 11.6" HD (1366 x 768 resolution)
• Graphics: Integrated Intel HD 
• Operating System: Windows 10 Home 32-bit

The IdeaPad 100S is one of the most affordable laptops that comes packed full of features. The Quad-core processor and 11.6’’ vibrant HD display means you can watch all of your favourite movies or videos on it, and if you want a laptop for work purposes, then the AccuType keyboard will let you comfortably type away for those long essays and assignments.

The excellent battery life lasts an astonishing 8 hours so you can use it all day at work or college and university and it will last the full day without you having to charge it up again. It is made with those of us that are social butterflies in mind, making it completely social media friendly, allowing you to stay connected online with ease. So, if you want to keep track of your twitter timeline and Instagram feed you can do so, whilst also doing a spot of online shopping with ease. 


Lenovo Miix 310






• Price: £149.99
• Processor: Intel Atom Z3735F Quad-Core 1.30 GHz / 1.83GHz Turbo 
• RAM: 2GB 
• Storage: 32GB eMMC
• Display: 10.1-inch Multi-Touch Display (1280 x 800 resolution)
• Cameras: 5MP Rear + 2MP Front Camera
• Operating System: Windows 10

At only 9.2 mm thick and weighing a mere 580g the Lenovo Miix 310 is light and portable enough for you to carry around in your bag all day whilst you work on the go or run some errands. The laptop and tablet hybrid features two cameras, a 2MP front facing camera, as well as a 5MP rear facing camera so whether you’re conference calling or just having a video call with your friends, you will enjoy using the good quality cameras along with the comfortable 2 in 1 design.

With a 10 hour battery life, you can stay on your favourite apps or browse the web all day. The keyboard easily attaches and detaches letting you go from laptop to tablet mode and back again effortlessly within seconds. The Miix 310 is also equipped with a unique flexible hinge, so unlike a traditional 2 in 1 that just attaches and detaches the keyboard, the Lenovo Miix 310 gives you the flexibility to adjust the angle at which you view the laptop.


Lenovo IdeaPad 305







• Price: £269.99 
• Processor: Intel Pentium 3825U / 1.9 GHz Dual Core 
• RAM: 8GB 
• Storage: 1TB HDD
• Display: 15.6" Anti-Glare Display (1366 x 768 resolution)
• Graphics: Integrated Intel HD 
• Operating System: Windows 10 Home 64-bit

If you want a laptop that stands out, then the Lenovo IdeaPad 305 comes in a bright blue colour that makes it stand out from the traditional black or silver laptops. The massive 1TB of storage will let you store all of your photos, music and files without you having to worry about any storage issues.

The Dolby DS1.0 Home Theatre technology provides you with rich sound quality and it also comes with a built in CD/DVD rewriter drive, so you can sit back, relax and put on your favourite DVD on to truly enjoy a cinematic experience with this laptop.

Not short of additional ports, the IdeaPad 305 also comes with 2 USB 2.0 ports, a USB 3.0 port, a HDMI port as well as the CD/DVD rewriter drive, for if you wish to back up your files and documents for extra security.


Lenovo Yoga 510





• Price: £404.99
• Processor: AMD A9-9410 / 2.9 GHz Max Turbo Speed 3.5 GHz Dual Core 
• RAM: 8GB 
• Storage: 1TB HDD
• Display: 14" Touchscreen HD (1366 x 768 resolution)
• Graphics: Integrated AMD Radeon R5
• Operating System: Windows 10 Home
• Special Offer includes ACME SP103 Efficient Mini Portable Speaker 

Another laptop on our list of the top 5 affordable Lenovo refurbished laptops, which allows you to have the best both worlds with the 2 in 1 design, is the Lenovo Yoga 510. The Yoga 510 lets you to do a whole range of things from editing important documents for business use and more important tasks, as well as being a great 2 in 1 laptop for entertainment use.

The versatile design means you get extra ease of use with the 360 degree rotating touch screen, so you don’t need to compromise or force yourself to use the laptop in an awkward or uncomfortable way, instead you get to place it in a number of ways to suit whatever you are doing at that particular time. In addition to this, AMD Radeon graphics as well as the AMD processor allow you to have amazing visuals accompanied by an extremely fast and smooth operating laptop. 


Lenovo Yoga 710






• Processor: Intel Core i5 (6th Gen) 6200U / 2.3 GHz Max Turbo Speed 2.8 GHz 
• RAM: 4GB
• Storage: 128GB SSD
• Display: 14" Full HD Display (1920 x 1080 resolution)
• Graphic: Integrated Intel HD 520 
• Operating System: Windows 10 Home 64-bit



The Lenovo Yoga 710 comes in a unique and stylish design. It is thin and light making it highly portable but it is also packed with exciting features despite its size and portability. The Windows 10 operating system means you get the classic start button along with that extremely simple usability that Windows 10 is famous for. It also means that it comes with an array of added security features which will keep you or anyone who uses the laptop safe online. 

Within the hinge of the Yoga 710, is a built in antenna for a stronger signal eliminating the annoyance of weak Wi-Fi signals that regularly cause issues when using laptops, in particular when you’re trying to work on the go. The durable aluminium chassis makes this laptop strong and sturdy and the 14" full HD display means you get vivid visuals and a stunning screen!

Are you a fan of the iconic range of Lenovo laptops? Comment below and let us know which of the top 5 affordable Lenovo refurbished laptops are on your wish list. Don’t forget, if you’re on the lookout for more 2 in 1 laptops like the Lenovo Yoga range, then catch our pick of the best 2 in 1 laptops of 2017 here.

Wednesday, 19 April 2017

Top smartphones of 2017 in the UK

When it comes to investing in a smartphone you want to ensure you don’t just shell out a load of money, to then go on to find something much better later along the line! You want something that has a vast amount of features, as we now use our smartphones more than ever and are always demanding more and more from our favourite devices!

Join us as we take a look at the top smartphones of 2017 to get you ahead of the smartphone game, and ensure you get your hands on the best phone that is most suited to you!


Motorola Moto Z






Price: £349.99 
Processor: QUALCOMM Snapdragon 820 / 1.8GHz Quad Core 
RAM: 4GB
Storage: 32GB eMMC
Display: 5.5-inch Multi-Touch (2560 x 1440 Resolution)
Cameras: 13MP Rear+ 5MP Front Camera
Operating System: Android 6.0 Marshmallow

With an 820 Snapdragon processor, the Moto Z Smartphone is powerful, and one to watch for 2017. It features an innovative design that allows you to swap in accessories with the magnetic clip on options and can instantly turn this phone into a camera or even a projector within seconds! 

The ultra-thin design makes it one of the thinnest phones available and it comes with a 13MP front and 5MP rear camera. It also has a smart fingerprint sensor that unlocks your phone regardless of how it is held, all for an incredibly reasonable price. A number of Moto Mods were revealed at MWC 2017, so things will only get more exciting for this phone this year and that is why it is featured in our picks of the top smartphones of 2017 in the UK.


LG G5 SE




Price: £399.99
Processor: Octa-Core 
RAM: 3GB RAM
Storage: 32GB eMMC
Display: 5.3-inch Multi-Touch (2560 x 1440 Resolution)
Cameras: 16MP Rear+ 8MP Front Camera
Operating System: Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
Special bundle offer includes B&O Hi-Fi Speaker and B&O H3 Headphones 


Another modular type phone in our top smartphones of 2017 in the UK is the LG G5 SE. The unique phone lets you swap in other devices like a speaker to make it more exciting and letting you customise it so that it never gets boring. 

If you’re after a smartphone with an interesting camera, the wide angle lens will impress you, as it lets you capture your favourite moments in a completely different way to standard smartphone cameras, so you can take remarkable images for all of your social media pages! The camera also allows you to take a wide angle lens and normal photo at once. In addition to this, it allows you to zoom out as well as in, which is a first for a smartphone, and with a 2560 x 1440 resolution screen, your pictures and videos will also be a joy to view on the brighter and vivid screen. Already got your hands on the LG G5 or LG G5 SE? Check out their accessories that go along with the device here.


Sony XPERIA XA Ultra




Price: £428.49
Processor: MediaTek MT6755 2 GHz 8-Core 64-bit 
RAM: 3GB
Storage: 16GB eMMC
Display: 6-inch Multi-Touch Full HD (1920 x 1080 Resolution)
Cameras: 21.5MP Rear+ 8MP Front Camera
Operating System: Android 6.0 (Marshmallow)

The perfect selfie phone! The Sony XPERIA XA Ultra features an excellent 8MP front facing camera as well as a whopping 21.5MP rear camera, giving you clear and sharp images every time. In addition to the incredible fast launching camera, and picture quality, the phone also features a selfie flash for you to further perfect your selfie game, no matter what kind of lighting you are in, even in the night time!

With a 6-inch Multi-Touch Full HD display, it is perfect for watching videos on, and the thin frame around the screen allows you to get the maximum viewing experience from the 6 inch screen. This smartphone also delivers on the battery front, with a single charge lasting up to 2 days even with all of the features it has!


Apple iPhone 7





Price: £619.99
Processor: Apple A10 Fusion / 2.34 GHz Quad Core 
RAM: 2GB
Storage: 128GB eMMC
Display: 4.7-inch Multi-Touch HD Retina Display (1334 x 750 Resolution)
Cameras: Dual 12MP Rear+ 7MP Front Camera
Operating System: iOS 10

Last but not least in our pick of the top smartphones of 2017 in the UK, is one of the most popular phones on the market, the iPhone 7. When it comes to reliability and speed, the new A10 Quad Core processor on the phone makes it the fastest phone ever and twice as fast as the iPhone 6. 

As well as improvements in the performance, it is also splash proof and water resistant making it the first iPhone so far that you can use in the rain or drop in the water (up to 50m). The two cameras, 12MP for the rear and 7MP for the front, mean you can take stunning pictures, and it even has an F1.8 wide angle lens allowing for truly striking images!

Did we feature your current smartphone or one that you’re longing for this year? If you enjoyed reading our choice of the top smartphones of 2017 in the UK, drop a comment below and let us know. And if you’re looking to treat the kids, you can read our blog post on the best kid’s tablets to buy in the UK here!



*Please note: all prices are subject to change without notice and all offers are subject to availability*

Monday, 27 March 2017

Best ASUS refurbished laptops for students

Being a student means managing your money well, and a refurbished ASUS laptop from one of the leading manufacturers of laptops allows you to have the best technology at your fingertips, refurbished to a high standard, allowing you to make some savings along the way too. 

You want the reliability of a good quality laptop minus the excessive price tag, because the last thing you want to do as a student, is blow the budget on a laptop. Whether you just need a laptop for those all-important lecture notes or need an all-rounder; here at Laptop Outlet, we have a wide range of professionally refurbished ASUS laptops for students with free UK delivery. Continue reading for our picks of the best ASUS refurbished laptops for students.



ASUSF553MA-CJ743H





  • Price: £229.99
  • Processor: Intel Pentium N3540 / 2.16 GHz Max Turbo Speed 2.66 GHz
  • RAM: 4GB 
  • Storage: 1TB HDD
  • Screen: 15.6" (1366 x 768) Resolution
  • Graphics: Integrated Intel HD 
  • Operating System: Windows 8.1 


The ASUS F553MA is the ultimate entertainment laptop; it comes with a HDMI port and DVD drive for you to watch all your favourite movies in the privacy of your own room, it also has a USB 2.0 port as well as a USB 3.0 port so you can transfer files fast and easily between devices. 

It includes Windows 8.1 which is popular due to its huge range of personalisation options making it a fun and interactive operating system. It has a customisable user interface and a choice of fun apps to keep you occupied when you’re not bombarded with essays and assignments.

It also has an integrated webcam with a microphone making it perfect for keeping in touch with friends or family back at home whilst you’re away.


ASUS X453MA




  • Price: £164.99
  • Processor: Intel Celeron N2840/ 2.16 GHz (2.58 GHz Turbo)
  • RAM: 2GB
  • Storage: 500 GB HDD
  • Integrated Intel HD Graphics
  • Screen: 14" Display (1366 x 768) Resolution
  • Operating System: Windows 8.1 64-Bit
  • Currently available with ACME SP103 Efficient Mini Portable Speaker


The ASUS X453MA is an X series laptop from ASUS; the laptop has Intel HD graphics integrated which increases your visual experience. It automatically adjusts colours on your screen to make the display more vivid and bright. In addition to this, it includes SonicMaster and AudioWizard technology making the sound quality on this laptop louder as well as smoother, without compromising the rich sound quality. 

Likewise, the ASUS X453MA is featured in our list of best ASUS refurbished laptops for students as it is perfect for students who want to wind down after a long day of doing homework/ assignments and catch up on their favourite programmes.  The ASUS X453MA allows you to watch your movies and videos without feeling like you’re missing out on the full experience. At Laptop Outlet, we currently have it with a mini portable speaker included in the price and don’t forget we offer free UK delivery so you can save even more!


Asus X553SA



  • Price: £249.99 
  • Processor: Intel Celeron N3050 / 1.6GHz Max Turbo 2.6GHz 
  • RAM: 4GB 
  • Storage: 1TB HDD
  • Screen: 15.6" Display (1366 x 768) Resolution
  • Graphics: Integrated Intel HD 
  • Operating System: Windows 10 Home 64-bit

The X553SA is another X series laptop by ASUS, making it smoother to operate; with lots of added features which is why we have two laptops from the range included in our list of the best ASUS refurbished laptops for students. This laptop comes with a Windows 10 operating system and a powerful dual core processor helping you to keep up with your multiple assignment deadlines with its seamless multi-tasking capabilities, and giving you better quality graphics. It has a massive 1TB of storage as well as 4GB of RAM giving you ample space to store all your important files and documents. 

You can get it out of sleep mode in 2 seconds, allowing you to get to work as soon as possible without wasting time waiting around for your computer to wake up from sleep mode. It also has a multi-touch pad to use with your Windows 8 operating system, further cutting time wasted on less responsive laptops, making this device perfect for every busy student.


ASUS F555LA-XX270H



  • Processor: Intel Core i3-4030U/ 1.9 GHz Speed
  • RAM: 4GB 
  • Storage: 500GB HDD
  • Screen: 15.6" Display (1366 x 768) Resolution
  • Graphics: Integrated Intel HD 
  • Operating System: Windows 8.1


The ASUS F555LA-XX270H is the perfect laptop if you’re after something that can produce rich and detailed images, it includes ‘Splendid Technology’ which means you get a much more vivid image for when you want to view your photos and videos. It also includes ‘Eye Care Mode’ to reduce the blue light and damage to your eyes by emitting 33% less blue light. 

It has a long lasting battery for those long days of back to back lectures and the battery also has a longer lifespan so you don’t need to worry about sourcing a replacement for even longer. In addition to this, it has Smart Gesture technology which makes the touchpad highly sensitive increasing the ease of use. 


If you’re on the hunt for a new laptop, a professionally refurbished laptop is a great way to save without compromising on quality. We hope our list of the best ASUS refurbished laptops for students helped. We also broke down our list of the top business laptops which you can read here. Leave a comment below and let us know if we featured any of your favourite laptops for students!



*Please note: all prices are subject to change without notice and all offers are subject to availability*




Thursday, 2 March 2017

Chromebooks under £400

You may know of Chrome as your most preferred browser with it being fast and reliable especially when pitted against other less reliable browsers. Therefore, it comes as no surprise that Chromebooks, an offering from Google, apply the same rules of reliability and speed. 

Many smaller laptops are not capable of running something like a Windows operating system making it frustratingly impossible for us to use our devices with ease, and that’s where Chromebooks come in to fill the void in the market.

Read on as we take a look at our favourite Chromebooks under £400


 HP Chromebook 11





• Price: £199.99
• Processor: Intel Celeron N3060 / 1.6GHz Max Turbo Speed 2.48 GHz
• RAM: 4GB
• Storage:16GB eMMC
• Screen: 11.6" Display (1366 x 768) Resolution
• Graphics: Integrated Intel HD Graphics
• Operating System: Google Chrome OS

The least expensive option in our list of Chromebooks under £400, the HP Chromebook 11 is thin and light and has a fanless design if you’re someone who is annoyed by noisy laptops. Its dual core processor and HP True Vision HD webcam make it suitable for someone looking for a resourceful Chromebook.


  Dell Chromebook 11 (3120)




• Price: £257.49
• Processor: Intel Celeron N2840 (2.16 GHz)
• RAM: 4GB
• Storage:16GB eMMC
• Screen: 11.6" HD LED (1366x768)
• Graphics: Intel HD Graphics


If you‘re under the impression that Chromebooks are weak and delicate alternatives to a laptop, you would be wrong; the Dell Chromebook 11 has been military tested in the US to ensure it is durable enough to withstand a range of testing conditions, making it perfect for school or work. It also comes with a 180 degree hinge, a 4th gen Intel Core processor and an impressive battery life. It was recently included in the list of ‘The 7 Best Chromebooks of 2017’ by Tech Radar and came in at number 3 so if you’re on the lookout for a dependable laptop, this would be the perfect choice. It is also reasonably priced coming in at the lower end of Chromebooks under £400.


ASUS Chromebook C201




• Price: £261.49
• Processor: Rockchip RK3288C
• RAM: 4GB
• Storage:16GB Flash
• Screen: 11.6" HD Display
• Graphics: Integrated Graphics
• Operating System: Google Chrome OS

Most Chromebooks have a battery life of 9-14 hours; the ASUS Chromebook C201 fulfils the higher end of the average with an impressive 13 hour battery life making it perfect for use all day without worrying about the battery running out on you. It has high quality speakers as well as Bluetooth 4.1, making it seamless for use with all your other devices.

The touchpad is built for multi touch gesture allowing you to work fast in a flawless manner. It also comes with two USB 2.0 ports, a HDMI micro port as well as a Micro SD card reader so if you need a laptop to use with multiple devices or like the ease of connectivity between your devices, the ASUS Chromebook C201 would be a good match.


ASUS Chromebook Flip



• Price: £288.49
• Processor: Rockchip Cortex-A17 RK3288C
• RAM: 4GB
• Storage:16GB SSD
• Screen: 10.1" Touchscreen
• Operating System: Google Chrome OS

The unmistakable USP and the beauty of the ASUS Chromebook flip lies in the design. With its unique 360 degree flip screen, it makes it easy to use when you’re out and about and want the flexibility of a laptop and tablet hybrid. It has an impressive 10.1 inch touchscreen as well as a HD camera adding to its versatility. It has a 9 hour battery life making it portable, as Google state Chromebooks are for ‘work and for play’ and this is most definitely the case for the ASUS Chromebook Flip. It is lightweight, convenient to travel with and easy enough for everyone to use.

If you find yourself using Chrome as well as Google Docs, the Chromebooks provide the option of working offline with Google Play Offline, they also have built in virus protection and a system which updates itself sparing us the mundane tasks of constantly checking (and missing) vital updates and increasing the security of your device.

Did you enjoy reading our list of Chromebooks under £400? Do you have a Chromebook or are you thinking of swapping your current laptop for one? Let us know in the comments below.

*Please note: all prices are subject to change without notice and all offers are subject to availability*



Thursday, 2 February 2017

Top 10 Tablets in the UK

On the hunt for a new tablet? With so much choice from various different brands, different models and features you want or need, finding a device suited to you can be a little tricky. Well, don’t worry! We’ve put together a list of the best tablets to narrow down the search.


iPad Pro



Screen Size: 12.9”
RAM: 4GB
Storage: 256GB
Operating System: IOS 10
Processor: A9X

Kick starting the tablet wave that took the world by storm, Apple’s iPad is still unrivalled; remaining one of the most desired and popular devices despite the hefty price tag. This is more than just a luxurious tablet, it’s of immense quality; definitely tailored to those who dabble in digital art. With a 12.9” retina display, 5.6 million pixels and screen resolution of 2048 x 2732, you’re guaranteed true-to-life visuals. Alongside this, the colour gamut enables the screen to produce a wider range of colours enabling more coverage of the colour spectrum. For those in the area of digital art, whether it’s for work, play or school, this device is definitely one of the most loved out of our top ten tablets.

Microsoft Surface Pro 4



Screen Size: 12.3”
RAM: 4GB
Storage: 128GB
Operating System: Windows 10
Processor: Intel Core i5

The Microsoft Surface Pro 4 is a great device if you’re looking for a cheaper alternative to the iPad Pro! With a similar exterior and features, this product also ensures great level of productivity and ease when using. The much loved Windows operating system will ensure your homepage allows easy navigation and quick access to your most used and favourite apps. The kick stand lets you work comfortably wherever you are; whether it’s following along to your favourite cooking show in the kitchen or some quick research on the bus before school.

For a more in depth review of the iPad Pro and Microsoft Surface Pro 4, check out our comparison of the two here.


Google Pixel C



Screen Size: 10.2”
RAM: 3GB
Storage: 64GB
Operating System: Android 6.0 (Marshmallow)
Processor: Nvidia Tegra X1, Quad-Core


Light weight and slim, this tablet is a great companion! The black rimmed exterior around the screen, in addition to the slick silver rear casing give this tablet a luxurious feel and sophisticated look; an ideal device to take to the office. The powerful processor ensures optimum productivity with quick start ups, navigation and seamless multitasking, and has a deserving place in our top 10 tablets in the UK.

Lenovo ThinkPad 10 20E3



Price: £855.99
Screen Size: 10.1”
RAM: 4GB
Storage: 64GB
Operating System: Windows 10 Pro
Processor: Intel Atom


Ultra-portable with an affordable price! Multi-task easily without fear of crashing apps and slow loading with the mighty Intel Atom processor and the much loved Windows operating system will ensure you never waste time searching for apps; customise your homepage so you know exactly where everything is. If you need a companion that’s durable, this is a great choice. Corning Gorilla Glass ensures this screen is tough, so this tablet can handle bumpy journeys with ease.


Samsung Galaxy Pro S



Screen Size: 12”
RAM: 4GB
Storage: 128GB
Operating System: Windows 10
Processor: Intel Core M


With a slick design, premium feel and high quality performance; this tablet has earned its place in our top 10 tablets available in the UK. One of the most praised features about this tablet is its lengthy battery life, you can work on the go without the hassle of wires and recharging. Another highly commended feature is its screen quality, it’s durable and colours are electrically vivid.


iPad Mini 4



Screen Size: 12”
RAM: 4GB
Storage: 128GB
Operating System: Windows 10
Processor: Intel Core M

Looking for something pocket-sized? Well, the iPad Mini is an ideal purchase. Weighing 229 grams, super slim and capable of being held in one hand, this device can slip into your bag or jacket pocket without weighing you down. This tablet comes highly recommended to users that have other Apple products as you can easily access iMessage on here, FaceTime your family and friends and access all your music and pictures from your other devices with iCloud.


Amazon Fire HD 8



Screen Size: 8”
RAM: 1GB
Storage: 16GB
Operating System: Fire OS
Processor: MediaTek Quad- Core

With such a small price tag, we’re pleasantly surprised by this tablet’s high performance features. You’ll have the power of a laptop in the palm of your hand with 1GB RAM, 16GBG storage, alongside a micro SD card slot of up to 128GB and a mighty MediaTek Quad- Core processor; allowing you to multitask and navigate without lagging or app crashes. Available with a sophisticated black exterior or a choice of vibrant colours, this eye catching little tablet looks great and has earned its spot in our top 10 tablets.


Lenovo Tab 3 Pro



Screen Size: 10.1”
RAM: 2GB
Storage: 128GB
Operating System: Android 5.1
Processor: Intel Atom

The Lenovo tab 3 Pro takes entertainment to an entirely new level. With immersive audio quality with 4 JBL speakers with Dolby Atmos, a 70% colour gamut, sharp graphics and a built in projector, experience films like never before! Project movies onto any surface and kick back and relax. The kickstand also enables easy use with four modes; hold, tilt, stand or hang. This tablet is the ideal choice for those who want a cinematic movie experience in the comfort of their home!


Linx 1010B 



Screen Size: 10.1”
RAM: 2GB
Storage: 32GB
Operating System: Windows 10
Processor: Intel Atom Z3735F Quad-Core

With a small price tag and loads of high performance features, this tablet is ideal for those on a budget. With IPS technology, the screen has impressive responses and you needn’t worry about finger prints and smudges. Packed with all your necessary slots and Bluetooth connectivity, stay connected to your other devices and the SD card slot ensures you’ll always have enough space for work, games, films and music. Installed with Windows 10, customise your home screen with the easy access tile layout, you know exactly where all your apps are; so no time wasting and you’re guaranteed easy navigating.


HP ElitePad 1000 G2



Screen Size: 10.1”
RAM: 4GB
Storage: 128GB
Operating System: Windows 10 Pro
Processor: Intel Atom Z3795

9.2 mm thin and weighing only 650 grams, this tablet gives you the power of a PC on the go! With impressive processor power, power-consuming programming and chaotic multitasking is easily conquered by this top of the range tablet. Installed with numerous HP security and management tools and apps, all your work is protected and safely stored with no extra costs. With impeccable viewing quality, watch films in sharp and vivid detail; almost true to life.
So there you have it, our top 10 tablets in the UK! Hopefully this has helped end the search for your next tablet, all of great quality and with a price range to choose from (so you needn’t worry about straining your bank account). Still undecided? Check out our website here, for a huge range of tablets, one of which will be bound to suit you.

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Tuesday, 20 December 2016

Top 5 Tablet PCs to Buy in UK under £100 this Christmas

We’ve compiled a list of the top 5 tablet PCs to buy under £100 this Christmas, whether you’re into Windows or Android devices. Read on to get your loved ones the best affordable tablet available this festive season:


1)  Lenovo Tab 2 A7-20  £69.99



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Whether you’re reading the news, playing Candy Crush, browsing the web or keeping in touch with friends, you can easily do it all on-the-go with this sleek Lenovo tablet. It features a 7”wide-view HD display, powerful Quad Core processor, dual cameras and built-in satellite GPS.



2) Linx 7 7” inch tablet  £44.99




The Linx 7” tablet is the convertible device you’ve always wanted! It’s a cracking device, perfect for web browsing, and it is highly portable, making it the ideal device for everyday use. With a powerful Intel Atom Quad Core processor, a stunning 7” display and touch-optimised Windows experience, what more could you ask for in a lightweight tablet? The best part is that it’s on offer at our Christmas shop, and you can get it for only £44.99!


3) Linx Vision 8   £89.99





The Linx Vision 8 tablet is particularly great if you love gaming; it has a sturdy build and features high quality Xbox controller handlebars which will not disappoint any Xbox lover! It is a unique tablet with fully featured and licensed Xbox controllers for Windows 10, and it comes at an affordable price in comparison to other tablets. A powerful Intel x5 processor, 2GB RAM, 32GB internal storage and a microSD card slot ensure that this tablet has great performance. 


4) Linx 1010B   £99.99



The Linx 1010B Quad Core tablet has a stunning IPS TFT touch screen which provides you with a high quality viewing experience. The Linx 1010B is great for students or anyone who doesn’t want to carry a bulky laptop around but still wants all the performance of a great laptop.


5) ASUS ZenPad   £79.99




Take the lightweight ASUS ZenPad anywhere without hassle, the 9 hour battery life means there’s no need to take a charger along! The 10 point multi-touch screen with 1280 x 800 screen resolution means you’ll get great visuals whilst catching up on your favourite Netflix shows, and the 16GB storage allows you to easily store your favourite music or memories.


We hope you’ve found an affordable tablet you love! It’s the season for gifting so check out our Christmas Shop for more brilliant tech deals.













*Please note: all prices are subject to change without notice and all offers are subject to availability