iPads and Galaxy tablets are already discounted only days away before fall Prime Day.
This October, we have another Prime Day event lined up on the 10th and 11th. Dubbed Amazon Prime Big Deal Days, it’s going to be an action-packed few days with some excellent pre-Black Friday savings, and we’re quite excited to see some excellent discounts for tablets. In fact, some deals are already trickling in.
So whether you want to get a model that runs on iOS, prefer Android or want a more budget-friendly fire OS tablet, we’ve got you covered with some of the best tablet deals we’ve seen all year. We found plenty of our favorite tablets on sale right now, so we’re happy to share them with you.
Best Prime Day iPad deals
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Apple iPad 9th Gen (2021)
$270 $329 Save $59
The Apple iPad (9th Generation) is on sale ahead of the much-awaited fall Prime Day. While this may not be the best price we’ve seen for this model, it’s still a $60 discount. This tablet boasts an impressive 10.2-inch Retina display, coupled with the powerful A13 Bionic chip, making it the perfect device for work, play, creation, learning, and staying connected. Furthermore, the Touch ID feature ensures secure payments with Apple Pay, making it a must-have for buyers looking for a combination of power, style, and convenience.
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Apple iPad Air (2022)
$500 $600 Save $100
The Apple iPad Mini (5th Generation) is on sale ahead of the fall Prime Day, offering stunning performance in a compact and portable design. With its powerful A12 Bionic chip and a beautiful 7.9-inch Retina display, the iPad Mini is perfect for on-the-go productivity and entertainment. Equipped with Touch ID, this device ensures secure access to your data and easy payments with Apple Pay. Additionally, the iPad Mini (5th Generation) allows for seamless connectivity with Wi-Fi and LTE, offering fast browsing and streaming experiences. With up to 256GB of storage, you can store all your favorite apps, music, and movies.
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Apple iPad Pro 12.9-inch (2022)
The Apple iPad Pro 12.9-inch is closing in on its best price ever ahead of the October Prime Day. This premium iPad delivers a fantastic experience, mostly thanks to Apple’s M2 chip and 10-core GPU. It comes with iPadOS, which provides intuitive productivity features like multitasking and photo editing. The iPad Pro also boasts a 12.9-inch Liquid Retina XDR display, which is perfect for viewing and editing HDR photos or videos. Additionally, with features like Wi-Fi 6E and up to 2 terabytes of storage, this iPad is well-equipped to meet the needs of professionals and creatives alike.
Best Prime Day Android tablet deals
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Samsung Galaxy Tab S9
$800 $920 Save $120
The Samsung Galaxy Tab S9 is a powerful and sleek tablet that offers impressive features for both work and play. With its superfast Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 chip, dynamic AMOLED 2X screen, and high-quality front camera, it’s perfect for video calls, streaming, and gaming. The tablet is also designed to be durable, with an armor aluminum frame and an IP68 rating for water and dust resistance. Additionally, the S Pen included with the tablet allows for fun and innovative note-taking and sketching. And with its great price ahead of the fall Prime Day, now is the perfect time to take advantage of all the Samsung Galaxy Tab S9 has to offer.
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Samsung Galaxy Tab A8
$179 $230 Save $51
The SAMSUNG Galaxy Tab A8 is available for a great price ahead of Prime Day. This is one of our favorite budget tablets and finding it for an even better price is fantastic. With a stunning 10.5″ LCD screen, upgraded chipset, and up to 128GB of storage, this tablet has the power, storage, and speed to meet all your family’s needs. Plus, its long-lasting battery and fast-charging USB C port ensure that you can stay unplugged for hours and get back to 100% quickly.
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Lenovo Tab M8 (4th Gen)
$79 $109 Save $30
The Lenovo Tab M8 (4th Gen) is an exceptional tablet that offers a high-quality viewing experience with its slim and lightweight 8-inch HD display and powerful dual speakers. Available for a great price ahead of the October Prime Day, this tablet is the perfect on-the-go entertainment device for families. Its 5100 mAh battery provides up to 16 hours of streaming, making it an excellent choice for long road trips.
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Samsung Galaxy Tab S8
$600 $700 Save $100
The Samsung Galaxy Tab S8, now available with $100 off before this October Prime Day, is a game-changer for productivity and convenience. Boasting serious performance power with an impressive Qualcomm Snapdragon chipset and an all-day battery, this tablet PC hybrid transforms into a desktop experience with Samsung DeX and Microsoft 365 integration. The S Pen, included with purchase, has near-zero latency for a more authentic writing experience. With an ultra-wide dual front camera for high-resolution video calls, expandable memory up to 1TB with a microSD card, and a library of kid-friendly games and videos, the Galaxy Tab S8 is a versatile and reliable device.
Best Prime Day Amazon tablet deals
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Amazon Fire Max 11
$150 $230 Save $80
The Fire 11 Max is Amazon’s best tablet yet and it’s now available for its best price yet, making it a fantastic purchase ahead of this fall Prime Day. This sleek and innovative tablet boasts an impressive 11″ screen with a resolution of 2000 x 1200, providing crystal-clear displays of your favorite movies, TV shows, and games. With a powerful octa-core processor, 4 GB memory, and Wi-Fi 6, this tablet is optimized for fast streaming, seamless gaming, and efficient multitasking. With a long-lasting battery life of up to 14 hours as well as plenty of storage space, this versatile device is perfect for both work and play. Additionally, with Alexa and smart home integration, this tablet doubles as a smart display, giving you the ultimate in convenience and functionality.
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Fire HD 8 Plus
$70 $120 Save $50
The Fire HD 8 Plus is now available for just a few bucks above its best price, just in time for fall Prime Day. Featuring a great processor that is faster than the previous generation, this tablet allows you to accomplish more tasks in less time. Its 2 MP front-facing and 5 MP rear-facing cameras make it easy to take high-quality photos and videos, while Show Mode lets you go hands-free with Alexa to access your favorite content or control your smart home. With up to 13 hours of battery life and hassle-free wireless charging, the Fire HD 8 Plus is great for on-the-go use.
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Amazon Fire HD 10 (2021)
$75 $150 Save $75
The Fire HD 10 is an impressive tablet that offers a multitude of features for a reasonable price. With a clear 10.1″ 1080p Full HD display, it’s a fabulous choice for anyone looking for a larger screen. Its long-lasting battery life of up to 12 hours will allow you to enjoy a lot of of content throughout the day. The 32 or 64 GB internal storage capacity can be expanded up to an additional 1 TB using a microSD. Ahead of this October Prime Day offers the best price yet for the Fire HD 10, making it an excellent investmen.
Should you get a tablet ahead of Prime Day?
While Prime Day is just a few days away, we can honestly say that these deals are already pretty great. While it’s true that the price can still drop a bit during the event, the discounts can’t be that much steeper than they already are for some of these models. So unless you’re eyeing a specific tablet model and you’re hoping to see a bigger discount during this October Prime Day, now’s as good a time as any to get one of the tablets above.