10 Affordable Tablets under Php10,000
The tablet market may have slowed down compared to a few years ago but that doesn’t mean we don’t want one. These big-screened devices are still handy to have around and if you’re looking for one under the Php10,000 budget, here’s our list to help you pick.
Acer has a number of offerings under this price range. The Iconia Talk 7 at Php5,190 offers a 7-inch display, MediaTek quad-core CPU, 1GB RAM, 16GB storage, 3,380 battery, and Android Lollipop. It also has a phone function with support for 3G connectivity.
Next is the Iconia One 8 for Php6,230. It has a larger 8-inch HD display, MediaTek octa-core CPU, 1GB RAM, runs Android Lollipop, and comes in multiple colors.
If you want to maximize your budget, you can opt for the Iconia Tab 10 (A3-A40) for Php9,990. It’s got a Full HD 10-inch display with four front-facing speakers, MediaTek octa-core CPU, 2GB RAM, 6,100mAh battery, and Android Marshmallow.
Alcatel’s offering comes in the form of the Pixi 4 7 at Php4,299. It has a 7-inch display, quad-core CPU, 1GB RAM, 2,580mAh battery, runs Android Marshmallow, and has a phone functionality so you can make and receive calls as well as send SMS.
Cherry Mobile is veteran when it comes to affordable tablets. One good example is the Maia Pad C at Php2,499 which features a 7-inch display, quad-core CPU, 1GB RAM, 8GB storage, and Android Marshmallow.
For those who want to try the Windows Mobile experience, they have the Alpha Prime 7 at Php4,999. It sports a 7-inch display quad-core CPU, 1GB RAM, 8GB storage, and runs Windows 10 Mobile.
If you prefer something close to gaming or simply for multimedia consumption, there’s the Tegra Note 7. It packs a 7-inch display with front-facing speakers and bass reflex port, NVIDIA Tegra CPU, GeForce GPU, 1GB RAM, 16GB storage, 4,100mAh battery and Android Lollipop. It is priced at Php4,999 for the WiFi-only model and Php5,999 for LTE.
If you mix the best of both worlds, you can opt for the Maia Smart Tab at Php4,999. It has an 8-inch display, Atom quad-core CPU, 2GB RAM, and 32GB storage. The best part is it can dual boot to Android KitKat and Windows 10.
CloudFone also has a number of offerings when it comes to affordable tablets. You may start with the CloudPad 700QTV+ at Php2,999. It has a 7-inch display, quad-core CPU, 1GB RAM, 32GB storage, dual-SIM support, and Android KitKat. The OS may be old but it features a mobile analog TV for those who want to watch their favorite shows on the go.
Move up the price to Php6,999 and you can get the CloudPad X which works just like the Maia Smart Tab as it can dual-boot Android KitKat and Windows 10. It packs an 8-inch display, Atom Z3735F quad-core CPU, 2GB RAM, 32GB storage, and 4,000mAh battery.
Lenovo’s budget tablet is the Tab 3 Essential for Php4,999. It sports a 7-inch display, MediaTek quad-core CPU, 1GB RAM, 16GB storage, Dolby Audio, 3,450mAh battery, and Android Lollipop.
MyPhone has the myT2 DTV for Php3,199. As the name suggests, it has a Digital TV feature along with an 8-inch display, quad-core CPU, 1GB RAM, 8GB ROM, and Android Lollipop.
O+ USA’s offering is a hybrid in the form of the O+ Duo for Php7,995. It’s a tablet that comes with a keyboard as it can dual-boot Android Lollipop and Windows 10. It features an 8-inch display, Intel Atom quad-core CPU, 2GB RAM, 64GB storage, and 4,200mAh battery.
For Php3,990, Starmobile can offer you the Engage 7i+. It sports a 7-inch display, Intel Atom (SoFIA 3G-R) CPU, 1.5GB RAM, 16GB storage, 3,000mAh battery, and Android Lollipop.
And there you have it, folks. I hope this list helped you pick the right tablet without burning much cash. If you have something to add, let us know in the comments below.