5 Tablets for Back to School

Summary: A tablet may be the perfect gift to send your student packing back to the dorm. ZDNet's James Kendrick shares 5 tablets that will work for students. Your student may sometimes need a keyboard to get the most out of a tablet, and all of these have them available as shown in the photos. These tablets can be found online at major retailers like Amazon, and most of them are also available at major stores like Best Buy. All prices shown are suggested retail prices; discounts are often available online.

Topics: Hardware, Laptops, Mobility, Tablets


James Kendrick has been using mobile devices since they weighed 30 pounds, and has been sharing his insights on mobile technology for almost that long. Prior to joining ZDNet, James was the Founding Editor of jkOnTheRun, a CNET Top 100 Tech Blog that was acquired by GigaOM in 2008 and is now part of that prestigious tech network. James' w... Full Bio

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