Best Tablets for Musicians

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This is a guide covering the 10 best tablets for musicians.

If you are a musician you might already know or have a pretty good idea about the everyday needs of musicians, but just so we are all on the same page lets review together.

Tablets are great for playing games, watching movies, reading, and keeping yourself entertained, but tablets are also great for musicians, music producers and music teachers.

Tablets are great for musicians when it comes to reading sheet music, downloading new samples and songs, recording new sounds, or are simply just a great all around tool for all your music production needs while on the go.

In a hurry? Here’s the overview table:

Best Overall ⭐

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Microsoft Surface Pro 7 – 12.3" Touch-Screen - 10th Gen Intel Core i5 - 8GB Memory - 128GB SSD – Platinum
  • Next-gen, best-in-class laptop with the versatility of a studio and tablet, so you can type, touch, draw, write, work, and play more naturally
  • Faster than Surface Pro 6, with a 10th Gen Intel Core Processor – redefining what’s possible in a thin and light computer. Wireless : Wi-Fi 6: 802.11ax compatible. Bluetooth Wireless 5.0 technology
  • More ways to connect, with both USB-C and USB-A ports for connecting to displays, docking stations and more, as well as accessory charging
  • Standout design that won’t weigh you down — ultra-slim and light Surface Pro 7 starts at just 1.70 pounds.Aspect ratio: 3:2
  • All-day battery life upto 10.5 hours, plus the ability to go from empty to full faster — about 80% in just over an hour
SAMSUNG Galaxy Tab S7 11-inch Android Tablet 128GB Wi-Fi Bluetooth S Pen Fast Charging USB-C Port, Mystic Black
  • PC PERFORMANCE. TABLET PORTABILITY: Transform your tablet into a PC experience with DeX mode and the optional keyboard¹ with expanded trackpad. (Keyboard sold separately)
  • ENTERTAINMENT, UPGRADED: Experience cinematic viewing with larger edge-to-edge displays, TFT LCD screen, and AKG quad speakers with Dolby Atmos Surround sound.
  • REDESIGNED S PEN INCLUDED: With improved 9ms Pen latency, the redesigned S Pen can control presentations and take notes effortlessly.
  • CHANGE THE WAY YOU GAME: Bring console gaming anywhere thanks to available Wi-Fi connection, an immersive screen, and Bluetooth-enabled controller.
  • CHARGE FAST. POWER FOR HOURS: Go for hours on a single charge, and back to 100% with the fast-charging USB-C port.
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2021 Apple 11-inch iPad Pro (Wi-Fi, 128GB) - Space Gray
  • Apple M1 chip for next-level performance
  • Stunning 11-inch Liquid Retina display with ProMotion, True Tone, and P3 wide color
  • TrueDepth camera system featuring Ultra Wide front camera with Center Stage
  • 12MP Wide camera, 10MP Ultra Wide camera, and LiDAR Scanner for immersive AR
  • Stay connected with ultrafast Wi-Fi
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Microsoft New Surface Go 2-10.5" Touch-Screen - Intel Pentium - 8GB Memory - 128GB SSD - WiFi - Platinum (Latest Model)
  • Starting at just 1.2 pounds (not including Type Cover), with new 10.5” touchscreen.
  • Battery life up to 10 hours. Perfect for browsing, shopping, emails, and homework
  • Tablet portability, performance and laptop versatility with adjustable Kickstand and Signature Type Cover.
  • Stay connected with included USB-C port and headphone jack. Full HD front- and rear-facing cameras let you make crisp, clear calls to friends and family, or take and share great photos.
  • Hi-res touchscreen is perfect for browsing, playing, and binge watching.
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SAMSUNG Galaxy Tab S6 Lite 10.4" 128GB WiFi Android Tablet w/ S Pen Included, Slim Metal Design, Crystal Clear Display, Dual Speakers, Long Lasting Battery, SM-P610NZAEXAR, Gray
  • S PEN INCLUDED: The included S Pen makes it easier than ever to write notes and personalize photos and videos, all without needing to charge. The S Pen attaches magnetically right to your tablet and is always ready to go.
  • SLIM METAL DESIGN: Take this sleek, lightweight tablet anywhere. Its slim design slips right into your bag and comes in your choice of stylish colors.
  • ENTERTAINMENT READY: A vivid, crystal clear display draws you into content while dual speakers with sound by AKG supply spacious Dolby Atmos surround sound. With discovery powered by Spotify, setting a personal soundtrack to your waking moments has never been easier.
  • LONG-LASTING BATTERY: A long-lasting battery lets you stream for up to 12 hours¹ on a single charge. The fast-charging USB-C port allows you to quickly get back to where you left off when you need to recharge.
  • ONE UI CONNECTIVITY: Sync up multiple devices and double down on your todos with Galaxy Tab S6 Lite. Use it as a hotspot and create share-ready content all at once.
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2020 Apple iPad (10.2-inch, Wi-Fi, 128GB) - Space Gray (8th Generation)
  • Gorgeous 10.2-inch Retina display
  • A12 Bionic chip with Neural Engine
  • Support for Apple Pencil (1st generation) and Smart Keyboard
  • 8MP back camera, 1.2MP FaceTime HD front camera
  • Stereo speakers
Lenovo Tab M10 Plus Tablet, FHD Android Tablet, Octa-Core Processor, 128GB Storage, 4GB RAM, Dual Speakers, Kid Mode, Face Unlock, Android 9 Pie, Iron Grey
  • Premium look & feel with metal back cover and slim, narrow bezels. Enjoy your favorite videos on the 10.3" FHD display with TDDI technology
  • Fast and powerful Octa-Core processor with up to 2.3 GHz main frequency for quick performance
  • Never miss a moment with 8 MP rear , 5 MP front cameras, dual microphones, and 2 side speakers tuned with Dolby Atmos
  • Kid's Mode includes dedicated content for kids, with parent control and specialized eye protection. Bumpy environment and posture alerts also available
  • Stay connected with Wi-Fi 802.11 a,b,g,n,ac, 2.4 GHz & 5 GHz Dual Band, and Bluetooth 5.0
Samsung Galaxy Tab A7 10.4 Wi-Fi 64GB Gray (SM-T500NZAEXAR)
  • SLIM, STYLISH DESIGN: Stream and browse on a 10.4-inch ultra-widescreen display designed to bring your content to life without weighing you down. The front-facing, landscape-oriented camera allows you to transition between entertainment and video calls seamlessly.
  • DOLBY ATMOS SURROUND SOUND: With an enhanced quad speaker system that plays everything in Dolby Atmos surround sound, you’ll always feel like you’re listening from the front row.
  • PREMIUM ENTERTAINMENT, ON US: With purchase of Galaxy Tab A7, get two months of free YouTube Premium and 6 months of free Spotify Premium.
  • DO MORE OF WHAT YOU LOVE: Powerful processing speeds and upgraded memory means you can do more, and keep more, of the things you love: apps, videos, playlists and beyond.
  • BINGE-WORTHY BATTERY: Galaxy Tab A7’s enhanced battery is designed for busy days and includes a fast-charging USB-C port that quickly gets you back to 100 percent.
Huawei MediaPad M5 Lite 10.1" Full HD Wi-Fi Tablet with Pen, Quad Stereo Speakers, Kirin 659, 3GB RAM, 32GB ROM, Android 8.0, 8MP FF/AF Camera, Space Gray
  • 【Excellent Performance】2019 HUAWEI MediaPad M5 lite tablet features a Curved-edge 2.5D 10.1-inch 1080p(1920 x 1200)display. For an even better viewing experience, HUAWEI ClariVu technology further enhances display brightness and clarity. Kirin 659 and stable Wi-Fi network connectivity. 8 MP Rear camera; 8 MP Front camera. 3G RAM + 32G ROM HDD(expandable microSD to 256GB)
  • 【Excellent Sound】Co-engineered with Harman Kardon, the tablet's quad-speaker system delivers fine-tuned and precisely optimised concert hall audio effects, more bass, and less distortion. Great sound immerses you into the scene. The HUAWEI Histen 5.0 stereo audio creates rich soundscapes to provide you with multi-layered and penetrating 3D surround sound.
  • 【Pure. Simple. Stylish】Its gentle, minimalist curves provide a luxurious look, while its slim, lightweight design delivers a spectacular hand-feeling. Equipped with advanced 2048-layer pressure sensitivity, the HUAWEI M-Pen lite Stylus enables you to naturally jot down notes and write memos with full responsiveness.
  • 【Quick Charge】It takes only 2.9 hrs to get M5 Lite fully charged. Its 7500 mAh (TYP) battery and Smart Power-Saving technology allow you to enjoy 1080P videos to 12 hours.(Depending on the using environment, such as screen brightness)
  • 【Smart UI & Eye Friendly】This Tablet features EMUI 8.0 (Based on Android 8.0). HUAWEI MediaPad M5 lite offers an enhanced eye-comfort mode that effectively reduces harmful blue light and provides smart reminders when the device is too close to your child's face, or when your child reads while laying down.
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VASTKING KingPad K10 10.1 in Tablet, Android 10, 1920x1200 Resolution Octa Core Tablet, Up to 1.8Ghz, 3GB RAM, 32GB ROM, 13MP Rear Camera, Bluetooth 5.0, 2.4G&5G Wi-Fi, GPS, Full Metal Body, Ash Grey
  • 【Dynamic Capabilities】Equipped with 3GB RAM and upgraded Octa-Core T610 CPU, a powerful 12nm chipset supports up to 1.8Ghz frequency, Screen Rate 60hz, Kingpad K10 is 50% faster and more responsive. Play your favorite games, watch 4K live streaming, online meetings & classes, smooth multi-task experience. What's more, the12nm chip supports high power efficiency; together with the 6000mAh battery, your entertainment will last up to 12 hours, standby up to 20 days
  • 【Trendy and Vibrant Design】The 1920*1200 Full HD glass touch screen with narrow bezels presents a better & vibrant viewing experience; 2.5D Curved Screen Reduces Eye Fatigue, brings all your contents to life with dual speakers. Eye comfort mode available for a better and eye-friendly viewing experience even in a low-light environment. Newly benchmarked facial recognition with a security enhancement feature enables you to easily unlock your screen, never forget your password again
  • 【Not Only a Tablet】Use it as your laptop, easily connect to a docking keyboard case (sold separately), turn your tablet into a PC in seconds, edit your homework, papers, emails, ppts comfortably with our smart keyboard. The latest Bluetooth 5.0 connectivity supports all your favorite accessories. In addition, Kingpad K10 supports wireless projection, connect to your big TV screen easily
  • 【Latest Android 10 Tablet】Android 10.0 system (GMS certified), Kingpad K10 is best suited for multi-tasking, making it easy to switch between different apps. No bloatware or unexpected ads. Preinstalled Google play store gives you full access to all your favorite apps. What's more, 13MP rear camera with flashlight allows you to take high-quality pictures & videos, 5MP front camera, take online classes and business meetings anywhere using the zoom, skype, etc. with 5G WIFI connection
  • 【Up to 512GB big storage】The tablet offers 32GB local memory and incorporates a microSD card slot that permits you to extend to an extra 512GB of memory, keep all your favorite media with you any place you go. Games, eBooks, songs, recordings, photographs, music, and so forth. No worries about insufficient space anymore. Type-C cable to connect to a PC/Macintosh computer or charge your device with the included power adapter. It fully charges in approximately 4 hours using the USB-C cable

10 Best Tablets for Musicians 

1. Microsoft Surface Pro 7

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Microsoft Surface Pro 7 – 12.3" Touch-Screen - 10th Gen Intel Core i5 - 8GB Memory - 128GB SSD – Platinum
  • Next-gen, best-in-class laptop with the versatility of a studio and tablet, so you can type, touch, draw, write, work, and play more naturally
  • Faster than Surface Pro 6, with a 10th Gen Intel Core Processor – redefining what’s possible in a thin and light computer. Wireless : Wi-Fi 6: 802.11ax compatible. Bluetooth Wireless 5.0 technology
  • More ways to connect, with both USB-C and USB-A ports for connecting to displays, docking stations and more, as well as accessory charging
  • Standout design that won’t weigh you down — ultra-slim and light Surface Pro 7 starts at just 1.70 pounds.Aspect ratio: 3:2
  • All-day battery life upto 10.5 hours, plus the ability to go from empty to full faster — about 80% in just over an hour

Tablet Features:

  • Faster than Surface Pro 6
  • Aspect ratio: 3:2
  • Free Upgrade to Windows 11

In our research and review we found the Microsoft Surface Pro 7 to be the best tablet for musicians and something a musician can always rely on.

Because the Microsoft Surface Pro is based on a Windows operating system, it can just as smoothly run thousands of music applications available on the google play store or elsewhere.

For instance DarkWave and Avid Pro Tools.

This tablet is best suited for professional musicians who do a lot of traveling for gigs.

If you are a musician who makes music digitally then you definitely need to have your synth pads and organs aligned without any clustering or lag.

This is where the Surface Pro comes in and shines.

With 8GB of RAM, it delivers smooth performance on almost every music application on the internet.

It features enhanced microphones that are perfect for recording melodies or sounds when your inside or out of the studio.

Furthermore, it features powerful 1.6W stereo speakers that are configured with Dolby Technology for an enhanced speaker sound.

My Pros With this Tablet:

  • 8GB RAM
  • 12.3-inch display perfect for reading sheet music
  • Excellent resolution
  • Enhanced speakers
  • Excellent microphone quality for better recordings
  • Amazing processing power

My Cons With this Tablet:

  • It is hard to view the screen while you are out in broad daylight

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2. Samsung Galaxy Tab S7

SAMSUNG Galaxy Tab S7 11-inch Android Tablet 128GB Wi-Fi Bluetooth S Pen Fast Charging USB-C Port, Mystic Black
  • PC PERFORMANCE. TABLET PORTABILITY: Transform your tablet into a PC experience with DeX mode and the optional keyboard¹ with expanded trackpad. (Keyboard sold separately)
  • ENTERTAINMENT, UPGRADED: Experience cinematic viewing with larger edge-to-edge displays, TFT LCD screen, and AKG quad speakers with Dolby Atmos Surround sound.
  • REDESIGNED S PEN INCLUDED: With improved 9ms Pen latency, the redesigned S Pen can control presentations and take notes effortlessly.
  • CHANGE THE WAY YOU GAME: Bring console gaming anywhere thanks to available Wi-Fi connection, an immersive screen, and Bluetooth-enabled controller.
  • CHARGE FAST. POWER FOR HOURS: Go for hours on a single charge, and back to 100% with the fast-charging USB-C port.

Tablet Features:

  • Tablet with PC Performance
  • Fast Charging

If you are interested in the speaker aspect of a tablet then look no further than the Galaxy Tab S7.

Before getting started with the speakers, you must know that this tablet has a studio-grade microphone that kills the maximum amount of background noise. 

In addition, this tablet has a great display that makes reading sheet music super easy and fun.

All that and a 15-hour battery life which is why this tablet sits in the top 3.

Getting down to the speakers, this tablet uses an AKG-tuned quad-speaker which delivers unbelievable surround sound.

This arrangement of speakers is further accompanied by Dolby Atmos Technology which creates an immersive sound and great acoustics.

My Pros With this Tablet:

  • Excellent speakers
  • Amazing microphone quality
  • Ideal for reading sheet music
  • 15-hour battery life
  • Fingerprint unlock
  • Sufficient RAM of 6GB

My Cons With this Tablet:

  • Does not feature enough jacks for connecting peripherals

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3. Apple iPad Pro

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2021 Apple 11-inch iPad Pro (Wi-Fi, 128GB) - Space Gray
  • Apple M1 chip for next-level performance
  • Stunning 11-inch Liquid Retina display with ProMotion, True Tone, and P3 wide color
  • TrueDepth camera system featuring Ultra Wide front camera with Center Stage
  • 12MP Wide camera, 10MP Ultra Wide camera, and LiDAR Scanner for immersive AR
  • Stay connected with ultrafast Wi-Fi

Tablet Features:

  • Apple M1 chip
  • Stunning 11-inch Liquid Retina display
  • Thunderbolt port

If producing music is your top priority then we recommend the Apple iPad Pro.

We know a producer’s setup and schedule can be complicated which is why this portable device is great for the music producer on the go.

When we are talking about Apple, high specifications and quality are always included in the conversation.

This is exactly the case with the iPad Pro which is based on 8GB RAM and 128GB of hard drive space which helps deliver a smooth and uninterrupted user experience.

The Apple iPad Pro runs on the highly powerful M1 chip which makes the music production process run smoothly.

Apple is known for integrating studio-quality microphones in their tablets and the Apple iPad Pro’s microphones are no exception.

It contains a set of 4 speakers providing clear and immersive acoustics.

My Pros With this Tablet:

  • Ideal for music producers
  • 12.9-inch display
  • Powerful processor
  • M1 chip
  • 10 hours of battery life
  • Studio-grade microphone
  • Premium quality speakers

My Cons With this Tablet:

  • As it is an Apple device, you cannot have it upgraded if that is ever needed
  • Its battery life is comparatively low

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4. Microsoft Surface Go 2

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Microsoft New Surface Go 2-10.5" Touch-Screen - Intel Pentium - 8GB Memory - 128GB SSD - WiFi - Platinum (Latest Model)
  • Starting at just 1.2 pounds (not including Type Cover), with new 10.5” touchscreen.
  • Battery life up to 10 hours. Perfect for browsing, shopping, emails, and homework
  • Tablet portability, performance and laptop versatility with adjustable Kickstand and Signature Type Cover.
  • Stay connected with included USB-C port and headphone jack. Full HD front- and rear-facing cameras let you make crisp, clear calls to friends and family, or take and share great photos.
  • Hi-res touchscreen is perfect for browsing, playing, and binge watching.

Tablet Features:

  • 10 Hour Battery Life
  • Hi-res touchscreen

If you are a music producer that is more concerned with recording, writing, and performing then The Surface Go 2 is your go-to tablet.

The Surface Go is based on Windows which opens the door to countless downloadable music applications, but apart from that, it features 8GB of Ram which guarantees a smooth run.

The main reason this tablet is ideal for musicians is the inclusion of studio-grade microphones.

With this mic, you can record any melody you would like as well as keep track of your vocal improvements and changes.

Lastly, it has a powerful 2.0W speaker which is further configured with Dolby Atoms audio technology.

My Pros With this Tablet:

  • 10.5 inch HD display
  • Powerful speakers
  • Excellent quality microphone
  • 10 hours battery life
  • 8GB RAM

My Cons With this Tablet:

  • Small Display can be a problem if you wish to read sheet music ever
  • Bluetooth strength is not very strong

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5. Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Lite

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SAMSUNG Galaxy Tab S6 Lite 10.4" 128GB WiFi Android Tablet w/ S Pen Included, Slim Metal Design, Crystal Clear Display, Dual Speakers, Long Lasting Battery, SM-P610NZAEXAR, Gray
  • S PEN INCLUDED: The included S Pen makes it easier than ever to write notes and personalize photos and videos, all without needing to charge. The S Pen attaches magnetically right to your tablet and is always ready to go.
  • SLIM METAL DESIGN: Take this sleek, lightweight tablet anywhere. Its slim design slips right into your bag and comes in your choice of stylish colors.
  • ENTERTAINMENT READY: A vivid, crystal clear display draws you into content while dual speakers with sound by AKG supply spacious Dolby Atmos surround sound. With discovery powered by Spotify, setting a personal soundtrack to your waking moments has never been easier.
  • LONG-LASTING BATTERY: A long-lasting battery lets you stream for up to 12 hours¹ on a single charge. The fast-charging USB-C port allows you to quickly get back to where you left off when you need to recharge.
  • ONE UI CONNECTIVITY: Sync up multiple devices and double down on your todos with Galaxy Tab S6 Lite. Use it as a hotspot and create share-ready content all at once.

Tablet Features:

  • S Pen Included
  • Slim Metal Design
  • Long-Lasting Battery

If you have just started producing music and want to avoid spending too much money then we have the tablet for you.

The Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Lite has 4GB RAM and an impressive battery life of up to 13 hours.

You don’t have to worry about any audio clustering or lag while switching between apps.

It makes use of a standard microphone that is able to record high-quality sound.

Lastly, the dual AKG-tuned speakers form an immersive and impressive acoustic sound.

My Pros With this Tablet:

  • Ideal for beginners/intermediate artists
  • 128GB Storage (upgradable)
  • Excellent battery live
  • Vibrant Display
  • Hi-Fi Speakers

My Cons With this Tablet:

  • The display size is only average which can be problematic in case of reading sheet music
  • Microphone quality is compromised

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6. Apple iPad 9th Gen

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2020 Apple iPad (10.2-inch, Wi-Fi, 128GB) - Space Gray (8th Generation)
  • Gorgeous 10.2-inch Retina display
  • A12 Bionic chip with Neural Engine
  • Support for Apple Pencil (1st generation) and Smart Keyboard
  • 8MP back camera, 1.2MP FaceTime HD front camera
  • Stereo speakers

Tablet Features:

  • Gorgeous 10.2-inch Retina display
  • A12 Bionic chip
  • 10 Hour Battery Life

You are probably not shocked to see yet another Apple product in our list and here’s why this tablet makes the list.

This iPad features a 10.2 inch IPS display which carries brilliant detail and color vibrancies.

When it comes to the microphone quality, the microphone records with a high quality sound and a lot of detail.

You can instantly record melodies no matter your surroundings and share them with your artist friends to get their opinion.

In addition, it features a stereo speaker system that delivers crisp sound quality and phenomenal acoustics.

My Pros With this Tablet:

  • Enhanced processing power
  • Vibrant display
  • It includes a 3.5mm jack for headphones
  • Fast fingerprint scanner
  • Excellent quality microphone

My Cons With this Tablet:

  • The storage cannot be upgraded once it is full as Apple does not allow that

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7. Lenovo Tab M10 Plus

Lenovo Tab M10 Plus Tablet, FHD Android Tablet, Octa-Core Processor, 128GB Storage, 4GB RAM, Dual Speakers, Kid Mode, Face Unlock, Android 9 Pie, Iron Grey
  • Premium look & feel with metal back cover and slim, narrow bezels. Enjoy your favorite videos on the 10.3" FHD display with TDDI technology
  • Fast and powerful Octa-Core processor with up to 2.3 GHz main frequency for quick performance
  • Never miss a moment with 8 MP rear , 5 MP front cameras, dual microphones, and 2 side speakers tuned with Dolby Atmos
  • Kid's Mode includes dedicated content for kids, with parent control and specialized eye protection. Bumpy environment and posture alerts also available
  • Stay connected with Wi-Fi 802.11 a,b,g,n,ac, 2.4 GHz & 5 GHz Dual Band, and Bluetooth 5.0

Tablet Features:

  • Premium Look
  • Kid’s Mode Available

The Lenovo M10 Tablet could get an award-winning title for its microphone and nobody would argue.

This tablet is great for musicians concerned about the quality of their vocal recordings.

In addition, it has 128GB of hard drive space and a phenomenal battery life of 12 hours.

As far as the mic is concerned, this tablet is equipped with two microphones which work together to record the smallest bits of frequencies and efficiently remove background noise.

The speakers in the tab are supported by Dolby Atmos Technology which results in a more clear and precise sound.

My Pros With this Tablet:

  • 10.3 inch Display
  • Dual microphone, dual speakers
  • Dolby Atmos
  • 12 hours of battery life
  • 8 core processor
  • Supports fast charging

My Cons With this Tablet:

  • The display is not the greatest
  • Lacks compatibility with WiFi 6

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8. Samsung Galaxy Tab A7

Samsung Galaxy Tab A7 10.4 Wi-Fi 64GB Gray (SM-T500NZAEXAR)
  • SLIM, STYLISH DESIGN: Stream and browse on a 10.4-inch ultra-widescreen display designed to bring your content to life without weighing you down. The front-facing, landscape-oriented camera allows you to transition between entertainment and video calls seamlessly.
  • DOLBY ATMOS SURROUND SOUND: With an enhanced quad speaker system that plays everything in Dolby Atmos surround sound, you’ll always feel like you’re listening from the front row.
  • PREMIUM ENTERTAINMENT, ON US: With purchase of Galaxy Tab A7, get two months of free YouTube Premium and 6 months of free Spotify Premium.
  • DO MORE OF WHAT YOU LOVE: Powerful processing speeds and upgraded memory means you can do more, and keep more, of the things you love: apps, videos, playlists and beyond.
  • BINGE-WORTHY BATTERY: Galaxy Tab A7’s enhanced battery is designed for busy days and includes a fast-charging USB-C port that quickly gets you back to 100 percent.

Tablet Features:

  • Slim & Stylish Design
  • Dolby Atmos Surround Sound

Samsung is known for delivering quality products and the Samsung Galaxy Tab A7 is a high quality tablet that among many other features has a great speaker set up.

This tablet is ideal for young musicians in the midst of the learning process because it runs various applications such as gStrings, Caustic3, and more without any lag or clustering.

This tablet’s smooth user experience makes the learning smooth, swift and fun.

It runs on the SnapDragon processor which is one of the fastest android processors available.

The speakers are designed in a Quad Stereo fashion which delivers crystal clarity and most importantly it features the Dolby Atmos tuning support, which takes its acoustic presence to next level.

My Pros With this Tablet:

  • 10.4 inches vibrant display
  • 64GB storage
  • 3 GB RAM
  • Excellent processing speed
  • Supports Fast Charging
  • Quad Speakers
  • Dolby Atmos

My Cons With this Tablet:

  • The storage space in the base variant will run out very quickly
  • Does not support WiFi 6

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9. Huawei MediaPad M5 Lite

Huawei MediaPad M5 Lite 10.1" Full HD Wi-Fi Tablet with Pen, Quad Stereo Speakers, Kirin 659, 3GB RAM, 32GB ROM, Android 8.0, 8MP FF/AF Camera, Space Gray
  • 【Excellent Performance】2019 HUAWEI MediaPad M5 lite tablet features a Curved-edge 2.5D 10.1-inch 1080p(1920 x 1200)display. For an even better viewing experience, HUAWEI ClariVu technology further enhances display brightness and clarity. Kirin 659 and stable Wi-Fi network connectivity. 8 MP Rear camera; 8 MP Front camera. 3G RAM + 32G ROM HDD(expandable microSD to 256GB)
  • 【Excellent Sound】Co-engineered with Harman Kardon, the tablet's quad-speaker system delivers fine-tuned and precisely optimised concert hall audio effects, more bass, and less distortion. Great sound immerses you into the scene. The HUAWEI Histen 5.0 stereo audio creates rich soundscapes to provide you with multi-layered and penetrating 3D surround sound.
  • 【Pure. Simple. Stylish】Its gentle, minimalist curves provide a luxurious look, while its slim, lightweight design delivers a spectacular hand-feeling. Equipped with advanced 2048-layer pressure sensitivity, the HUAWEI M-Pen lite Stylus enables you to naturally jot down notes and write memos with full responsiveness.
  • 【Quick Charge】It takes only 2.9 hrs to get M5 Lite fully charged. Its 7500 mAh (TYP) battery and Smart Power-Saving technology allow you to enjoy 1080P videos to 12 hours.(Depending on the using environment, such as screen brightness)
  • 【Smart UI & Eye Friendly】This Tablet features EMUI 8.0 (Based on Android 8.0). HUAWEI MediaPad M5 lite offers an enhanced eye-comfort mode that effectively reduces harmful blue light and provides smart reminders when the device is too close to your child's face, or when your child reads while laying down.

Tablet Features:

  • Excellent Performance
  • Excellent Sound
  • Smart UI

The MediaPad is equipped with a stylish stylus Pen which can be used when you’re mixing or aligning your tracks and plugins.

In addition, the stylus makes it much easier to align the synths, instruments, and organs.

When it comes to recording quality, it makes use of an industry-standard microphone which enables you to make clear recordings.

Its sound and speaker setup is backed by the Harman-Kardon tuning technology, making the tablet a good enough option for enjoying music and movies.

The speakers return a powerful bass and to top things off this tablet has a great battery life lasting 12 hours on one charge.

My Pros With this Tablet:

  • Stylus based display
  • Easier to mix and produce music
  • Ideal for music producers
  • Excellent speaker quality
  • Great battery life

My Cons With this Tablet:

  • Slower processing with 3GB RAM
  • Lesser storage with 32GB of Hard drive

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10. Vastking Kingpad K10

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VASTKING KingPad K10 10.1 in Tablet, Android 10, 1920x1200 Resolution Octa Core Tablet, Up to 1.8Ghz, 3GB RAM, 32GB ROM, 13MP Rear Camera, Bluetooth 5.0, 2.4G&5G Wi-Fi, GPS, Full Metal Body, Ash Grey
  • 【Dynamic Capabilities】Equipped with 3GB RAM and upgraded Octa-Core T610 CPU, a powerful 12nm chipset supports up to 1.8Ghz frequency, Screen Rate 60hz, Kingpad K10 is 50% faster and more responsive. Play your favorite games, watch 4K live streaming, online meetings & classes, smooth multi-task experience. What's more, the12nm chip supports high power efficiency; together with the 6000mAh battery, your entertainment will last up to 12 hours, standby up to 20 days
  • 【Trendy and Vibrant Design】The 1920*1200 Full HD glass touch screen with narrow bezels presents a better & vibrant viewing experience; 2.5D Curved Screen Reduces Eye Fatigue, brings all your contents to life with dual speakers. Eye comfort mode available for a better and eye-friendly viewing experience even in a low-light environment. Newly benchmarked facial recognition with a security enhancement feature enables you to easily unlock your screen, never forget your password again
  • 【Not Only a Tablet】Use it as your laptop, easily connect to a docking keyboard case (sold separately), turn your tablet into a PC in seconds, edit your homework, papers, emails, ppts comfortably with our smart keyboard. The latest Bluetooth 5.0 connectivity supports all your favorite accessories. In addition, Kingpad K10 supports wireless projection, connect to your big TV screen easily
  • 【Latest Android 10 Tablet】Android 10.0 system (GMS certified), Kingpad K10 is best suited for multi-tasking, making it easy to switch between different apps. No bloatware or unexpected ads. Preinstalled Google play store gives you full access to all your favorite apps. What's more, 13MP rear camera with flashlight allows you to take high-quality pictures & videos, 5MP front camera, take online classes and business meetings anywhere using the zoom, skype, etc. with 5G WIFI connection
  • 【Up to 512GB big storage】The tablet offers 32GB local memory and incorporates a microSD card slot that permits you to extend to an extra 512GB of memory, keep all your favorite media with you any place you go. Games, eBooks, songs, recordings, photographs, music, and so forth. No worries about insufficient space anymore. Type-C cable to connect to a PC/Macintosh computer or charge your device with the included power adapter. It fully charges in approximately 4 hours using the USB-C cable

Tablet Features:

  • Dynamic Capabilities
  • Trendy and Vibrant Design
  • 512GB storage

The VastKing has all the features you would expect from a high-end professional tablet but scaled to its price.

It has a 10.1-inch vivid display and 3GB of RAM.

It has a surprisingly impressive battery life of 12 hours.

The Kingpad, as the name suggests, is a do-it-all tablet which does not only incorporates the best microphones for recording but also processes apps and visuals at a phenomenal speed.

In addition, it has a dual speaker system which outputs great surround sound and overall this tablet is suited for entry level musicians and music production beginners.

My Pros With this Tablet:

  • Fast Processing speed
  • Ideal for beginners
  • Massive battery life
  • Beautiful User interface
  • Multi-mode functionality

My Cons With this Tablet:

  • Lesser storage space
  • Does not support WiFi 6

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For a tablet to support heavy music-producing software and audio plugins it must be compatible with them and tolerant to excessive CPU usage.

In addition, it must also have the high processing power that is required to complete such tasks. 

Not to mention, the speaker’s strength which is yet another important factor that must be taken into consideration.

This guide features the top 10 tablets that are equipped with each of these qualities which make each one of them the best tablet for musicians.

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