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For those having budget constraints, our comprehensive list has best cheap tablets running on Android operating system and limited memory. But these tablets offer you useful features like expandable memory slot, Wi-Fi connectivity and decent screens.

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ASUS MeMOPad HD 7
LG G Pad 8.3
Dell Venue 8 (2014)
Amazon Fire HD 6
Asus Memo Pad 7(2014)
ASUS MeMOPad HD 7-Inch 16 GB Tablet
LG G Pad 8.3
Dell Venue 8 (2014)
Amazon Fire HD 6
Asus Memo Pad 7 ME176C
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Release Date
Jul 2013
Oct 2013
Aug 2014
Oct 2014
Aug 2014
Operating System
Android OS, v4.2 (Jelly Bean)
Android 4.2.2 (Jelly Bean), Android OS, v4.2.2 (Jelly Bean), upgradable to v4.4.2 (KitKat), planned upgrade to v5.0 (Lollipop)
Android OS, v4.4.2 (KitKat), planned upgrade to v5.0.2 (Lollipop)
Android OS, v4.4 (KitKat - customized)
Android OS, v4.4.2 (KitKat)
Display
7 in. LED Backlight WXGA
IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
OLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Installed RAM
1024.0 MB
2048.0 MB
1024.0 MB
Networking Type
Bluetooth, WiFi
Bluetooth, WiFi
Processor
Cortex-A7 Quad-Core, 1.2 GHz
Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 1.7 GHz Quad-Core
Screen Size(Diagonal)
7.0 inch
8.3 inch
8.4 inch
6.0 inch
7.0 inch
Special Features
Organizer, Document viewer, Photo viewer/editor, Voice memo/dial, Predictive text input
Weight
0.66 lb.
0.74 lb.
0.67 lb.
0.63 lb.
0.64 lb.
Rear Webcam Resolution
5.0 MP
5.0 MP
Front Webcam Resolution
1.2 MP
1.3 MP
2.0 MP
2.0 MP
Flash Size
8.0 GB
16.0 GB

  • The Asus MeMO Pad HD 7 is one of the most affordable tablets available, and offers solid features and performance for the price.


  • The ASUS MeMO Pad HD 7 combines a gorgeous screen, epic battery life, strong performance and a slew of premium features for under $150.


  • The Asus MeMO Pad HD 7 is a top budget tablet. If you don't like the restrictiveness of something like the Kindle Fire HD, and don't want to splash out on a £200 New Nexus 7, this is a top choice.


  • The well-built 8-inch LG G Pad is a good smaller Android tablet, but it doesn't do anything to stand out from the crowded pack. Especially given its high $350 price.


  • LG's G Pad 8.3 is a high-powered 8-inch tablet with a boatload of features, but competing devices offer brighter displays and longer battery life.


  • Its software may not be perfect, but a good price, sound specs and attractive hardware make the LG G Pad 8.3 one of the best-value tablets of the moment.


  • While it won't win any speed awards, the Dell Venue 8's full HD display and low price make it a good value for multimedia tablets.


  • The new Dell Venue 8 delivers a sharper display, improved performance and longer battery life than its predecessor, for just $20 more. The refresh also makes this device the only $200 Android tablet to offer a full HD screen. If you're looking for a more powerful Android slate in this size, we recommend ASUS' MeMO Pad 8, which costs the same as the new Venue 8 and offers speedier performance, more endurance, and better software and apps. But if higher screen resolution is more important to you, Dell's Venue 8 is a great choice.

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    - Although we weren’t told the exact weight (Intel and Dell remain tight lipped about the exact specifications) it feels like it could also be one of the lightest 8-inch tablets around.
    - Intel’s recent Atom processors are as happy running Android as they are Windows and we experienced no slowdown opening apps or scrolling through menus.


  • The Amazon Fire HD 6 Kids Edition is best understood as a simple container for Amazon's FreeTime subscription kids' books and videos. One that's covered by a no-questions-asked two-year warranty.


  • If you were to purchase the Fire HD 6 for $99 and then try to outfit it yourself with the goodies that Amazon adds with the Kids Edition -- this case and a full year of kid-friendly content -- you'd be paying more than the $50 premium this will cost you compared with the standard version of the tablet. It would cost you $140 more, to be precise, and that's assuming you don't need to replace it after it gets dumped in the bathtub or smothered in a mud pie.


  • With long battery life, a sharp screen and some useful software features, the HD 6 offers impressive value for the money. It's an excellent choice for children, and anyone else looking for a small-screen tablet on a budget.


  • The Asus MeMO Pad 7 is a bit thinner and lighter than most budget-friendly Android tablets, but some competitors offer better overall value.


  • The sleek styling of the ASUS MeMO Pad 7 ME176CX combined with its zippy 1.33-GHz Intel Atom Baytrail processor makes this slate a steal at $149. While the battery life does not live up to last year's model, it's a fine trade-off for the increased performance. Those looking for even more speed and stylus input should take a look at the EVGA Tegra Note 7 tablet, but it's a more expensive $189 and doesn't last as long on a charge. Overall, we highly recommend the MeMO Pad 7 to anyone looking for a small-budget Android tablet.


  • - The Asus Memo Pad 7 is a sturdy and reliable little tablet with good stamina, but at this point Asus needs to think about upgrading to a 1080p screen.
    - Things like this graceless socket and the pretty tactless positioning of the charge and headphone sockets are signs that this tablet has no style pretensions.
    - You can max out its volume without worrying about crackly speaker distortion and it’s not painfully tinny, but sound quality isn’t great either.
    - Screen resolution is too low.


Top 5 cheap android tablet:

  1. ASUS MeMOPad HD 7-Inch 16 GB Tablet
  2. LG G Pad 8.3
  3. Dell Venue 8 (2014)
  4. Amazon Fire HD 6
  5. Asus Memo Pad 7 ME176C