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20 Best Portable Tablets with a Small Display (2021)

Portability, is synonymous with small display tablets. Today, we’ll look at the Best Tablets with a Small display. These devices, can be easily carried around, and used comfortably. You can use them for casual gaming, web browsing, video streaming in addition to replying to emails.

These tablets, have from 7 inch, 8, 9 to 10 inch screens.

A small screen, does not necessarily translate to mediocre performance. The devices listed here, come with at least 2GB RAM, in addition to a quad core processor. This, enables you to run the latest apps, and games, without running into performance issues such as freezes. In addition to that, you get fast app launches, and improved app responsiveness.

To add to that, these devices, come with a minimum of 6 hours of battery life, with moderate usage. You can use this for a full day, without the need for a recharge. This, enables you to easily and conveniently carry this device around.

This list of best small screen tablets recommendations, comes with the key features and specifications. You’ll also get the pros and cons to help you make the right purchasing decision.

Also take a look at the Best 7 inch Tablets in addition to the Best 8 Inch Tablets.

The Following are the Best Portable Small Screen Tablets (2021):

Microsoft Surface Go2 M8128, Silver (MHM-00001)

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Operating System Windows 10
Screen Size 10.51 Inches
Display Resolution 1920 x 1280 Pixels
Processor Intel Core M3-8100Y
GPU Intel HD
RAM 8GB
Storage Space 128GB
SD Card Expansion Slot Yes
Main Camera 8 Megapixels
Front Selfie Camera 5 Megapixels
Battery Life up to 10 Hours
Connectivity Wi-Fi, Bluetooth
Pros Affordable, Design
Cons None

Apple iPad Mini (Wi-Fi + Cellular, 64GB)

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Operating System iOS
Screen Size 7.9 inches
Display Resolution 1536 x 2048 pixels
Processor A12 Bionic chip
GPU Apple GPU
RAM 3GB
Storage Space 64GB
SD Card Expansion Slot No
Main Camera 8 Megapixels
Front Selfie Camera 7 Megapixels
Battery Life up to 10 hours
Connectivity Wi-Fi, Bluetooth + Cellular
Pros Portable, Performance
Cons NA

CHUWI Hi10 X Tablet

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Operating System Windows 10 Home
Screen Size 10.1 Inches
Display Resolution 1920x1200 Pixels
Processor Intel Gemini-Lake N4100 CPU (4M Cache, up to 2.4Ghz
GPU Intel Graphics 600
RAM LPDDR4 6GB
Storage Space 128 GB
SD Card Expansion Slot Yes
Main Camera 5 Megapixels
Front Selfie Camera 5 Megapixels
Battery Capacity 7.4V/3250mAh
Connectivity Wi-Fi, Bluetooth
Pros Performance, Lightweight and Portable
Cons None

Huawei MatePad Pro WiFi 10.8-inche Tablet

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Operating System Android
Screen Size 10.8 Inches
Display Resolution 2560 x 1600 Pixels
Processor HiSilicon Kirin 990, Octa Core SoC
GPU Mali
RAM 6GB
Storage Space 128GB
SD Card Expansion Slot Yes
Main Camera 13 Megapixels
Front Selfie Camera 8 Megapixels
Battery Capacity 7250mAh 
Connectivity Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, GPS
Pros Design, Display, Performance
Cons None

Apple iPad 10.2-inch, Wi-Fi + Cellular, 128GB -( 8th Gen)

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Operating System iPad OS
Screen Size 10.2 inches
Display Resolution 1620 x 2160 pixels
Processor Apple A12 Bionic
GPU Apple GPU
RAM 3GB
Storage Space 128GB
SD Card Expansion Slot No
Main Camera 8 Megapixels
Front Selfie Camera 1.2 Megapixels
Battery Life up to 10 hours
Connectivity Cellular, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth
Pros Storage, Price
Cons None

Xiaomi Mi Pad 4 Wi-Fi Only

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Operating System Android
Screen Size 8 inches
Display Resolution 1920x1200 pixels
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 660
GPU Adreno
RAM 3GB
Storage Space 32GB
SD Card Expansion Slot Yes
Main Camera 13 Megapixels
Front Selfie Camera 5Megapixels
Battery Capacity 6000mAh
Connectivity Wi-Fi, Bluetooth
Pros Performance, Battey Life, Display Quality
Cons No Cellular

Fire 7 tablet (7 display, 32 GB)

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Operating System Fire OS
Screen Size 7 inches
Display Resolution 1024 x 600 (171 ppi)
Processor Quad-core 1.3 GHz
GPU Mali
RAM 1GB
Storage Space 32GB
SD Card Expansion Slot Yes
Main Camera 2 Megapixels
Front Selfie Camera 2 Megapixels
Battery Life up to 7 hours
Connectivity Buetooth, Wi-Fi
Pros Affordable, Lightweight
Cons NA

Alcatel A30 16 GB Android 7 - 8 Inch Tablet

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Operating System Android
Screen Size 8 inches
Display Resolution 1200 x 800 pixels
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 210 processor
GPU Adreno
RAM 1GB
Storage Space 16GB
SD Card Expansion Slot Yes
Main Camera 5 Megapixels
Front Selfie Camera 2 Megapixels
Battery Life up to 8 hours
Connectivity 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth
Pros Portable, Affordable
Cons

Lenovo Tab M10 Plus Tablet

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Operating System Android 9 Pie
Screen Size 10.3 inches
Display Resolution 1920 BY 1200 pixels
Processor Mediatek
GPU PowerVR
RAM 2GB
Storage Space 32GB
SD Card Expansion Slot Yes
Main Camera 5 Megapixels
Front Selfie Camera NA
Battery Capacity 7000mAh
Connectivity Bluetooth, Wi-Fi
Pros Performance, Design
Cons NA

Samsung Galaxy Tab A 7; 8 GB Wifi Tablet

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Operating System Android
Screen Size 7 inches
Display Resolution 800 by 1200 pixels
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon
GPU Adreno 306
RAM 1.5GB
Storage Space 8GB
SD Card Expansion Slot Yes
Main Camera 5 Megapixels
Front Selfie Camera 2 Megapixels
Battery Life up to 11 hours
Connectivity Wi-Fi, Bluetooth
Pros Affordable, Lightweight
Cons NA

ALLDOCUBE iPlay 7T 7 inch Android Tablet

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Operating System Android 9.0 Pie
Screen Size 6.98 Inches
Display Resolution 1280x720 pixels
Processor 64 bit Quad-core 1.4GHz
GPU Mali-450
RAM 2GB
Storage Space 16GB
SD Card Expansion Slot Yes
Main Camera 2 Megapixels
Front Selfie Camera 2 Megapixels
Battery Capacity 2800 mAh
Connectivity Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, AM/FM
Pros Good Battery Life, Portable, Quality Build
Cons Storage capacity

NuVision 8-inch Tablet PC 2GB RAM, 32GB SSD

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Operating System Windows
Screen Size 8 inches
Display Resolution 1920 x 1080 pixels
Processor Intel Atom Z3735F Quad-Core Processor
GPU Intel HD
RAM 2GB
Storage Space 32GB
SD Card Expansion Slot Yes
Main Camera 8 Megapixels
Front Selfie Camera 5 Megapixels
Battery Life up to 6 hours
Connectivity Wi-Fi, Bluetooth
Pros Performance, Affordable
Cons None

Fusion5 7" Android Tablet

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Operating System Android 8.1 Oreo
Screen Size 7 Inches
Display Resolution 1024x600 Pixels
Processor MT8167 Quad Core (1.3Ghz Quad-core ARM Cortex-A35
GPU Mali
RAM 1GB
Storage Space 16 GB
SD Card Expansion Slot Yes
Main Camera 2 Megapixels
Front Selfie Camera 0.3 Megapixels
Battery Capacity 2200mAh
Connectivity Wi-Fi, Bluetooth
Pros Affordable, Lightweight and Portable
Cons Battery Life

ZTE ZPad 10 Inch Tablet

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Operating System Android
Screen Size 10 Inches
Display Resolution 1920 X 1200 pixels
Processor Octa Core Snapdragon 600 Processor
GPU Adreno
RAM 2GB
Storage Space 16GB
SD Card Expansion Slot Yes
Main Camera 5 Megapixels
Front Selfie Camera 5 Megapixels
Battery Capacity 9070 mAh
Connectivity Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and 4G LTE Capable
Pros Suitable for Navigation with AGPS, Good performance, Long Battery Life
Cons None

ASUS MeMO Pad 7 Android Tablet

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Operating System Android
Screen Size 7 Inches
Display Resolution 1280 x 800 Pixels
Processor Mediatek
GPU Mali
RAM 1GB
Storage Space 16GB
SD Card Expansion Slot Yes
Main Camera 5 Megapixels
Front Selfie Camera 2 Megapixels
Battery Life Long
Connectivity Wi-Fi, AT&T, Bluetooth
Pros Affordable
Cons Storage Capacity, Performance

Huawei MediaPad M5 Tablet

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Operating System Android 8.0 Oreo
Screen Size 8.4 Inches
Display Resolution 2560x1600 Pixels
Processor Kirin 960s Octa Core Processor
GPU Mali G71
RAM 4GB
Storage Space 64GB
SD Card Expansion Slot Yes
Main Camera 13 Megapixels
Front Selfie Camera 8 Megapixels
Battery Capacity 5100 mAh up to 11 hours
Connectivity Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS
Pros Performance, Display Quality, Battery Life
Cons NA

Lenovo Tab M10 Plus Tablet

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Operating System Android 9 Pie
Screen Size 10.3 inches
Display Resolution 1920 BY 1200 pixels
Processor Mediatek
GPU PowerVR
RAM 4GB
Storage Space 64GB
SD Card Expansion Slot Yes
Main Camera 5 Megapixels
Front Selfie Camera NA
Battery Capacity 7000mAh
Connectivity Bluetooth, Wi-Fi
Pros Storage, Battery Life, Performance
Cons NA

TECLAST P80X 8 inch Android 9.0 Tablet

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Operating System Android 9.0 OS
Screen Size 8 Inches
Display Resolution 1280 x 800 pixels
Processor 8-Core SC9863A processor
GPU PowerVR Rogue GE8322 graphics processor
RAM 2GB
Storage Space 32gb
SD Card Expansion Slot Yes, up to 128GB
Main Camera 5 Megapixels
Front Selfie Camera 2 Megapixels
Battery Capacity 4200mAh
Connectivity Bluetooth, Wi-Fi
Pros Performance, Affordable
Cons Cameras

Dragon Touch Notepad Y80 8 inch Tablet

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Operating System Android 9.0 Pie
Screen Size 8 Inches
Display Resolution 1280x800 Pixels
Processor quad-core processor
GPU Mali
RAM 2gb
Storage Space 32.0 GB
SD Card Expansion Slot Yes
Main Camera 8 Megapixels
Front Selfie Camera 5 Megapixels
Battery Capacity 4000 mAh
Connectivity Bluetooth, Wi-Fi
Pros Good Battery Life, Good performance
Cons

Apple iPad Air 10.9-inch, Wi-Fi, 256GB - Silver

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Operating System iPad OS
Screen Size 10.9 inches
Display Resolution 1640 x 2360 pixels
Processor A14 Bionic chip
GPU Apple GPU
RAM
Storage Space 256GB
SD Card Expansion Slot No
Main Camera 12MP back camera
Front Selfie Camera 7MP FaceTime HD front camera
Battery Life up to 10 hours
Connectivity Wi-Fi, Bluetooth
Pros Performance, Display Quality
Cons None

Fusion5 Ultra Slim Windows Tablet

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Operating System Windows 10 S Home
Screen Size 10 inches
Display Resolution 1280*800 IPS Display
Processor Intel Atom cherrytrail quad-core
GPU Intel HD
RAM 4GB DDR3
Storage Space 128.0 GB
SD Card Expansion Slot Yes, Supports Micro sd cards upto 256GB
Main Camera 5 Megapixels
Front Selfie Camera 2 Megapixels
Battery Life 6 hours
Connectivity Wi-Fi, Bluetooth
Pros Large Display, Good design
Cons Battery Life

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