Update: The best tablet in 2017 remains the iPad Pro, edging out all of the best Android tablets even after nearly a year since it launched in the US. Apple’s vast app ecosystem made this decision easy. Here are the best iOS, Android and Kindle tablets ranked for February.

The best tablets in 2017 are all about combination. They all offer thin-and-light designs, but have decent keyboard and desktop-style experiences.

A good tablets makes you ask the question: Why do I even need a laptop? Here’s the problem. There are a lot of choices out there, from Apple’s larger iPad Pro to Android’s Google Nexus and Samsung tablets.