Editors Liked

  • First 4G LTE tablet on U,S, Cellular
  • Less expensive than the Verizon version
  • Thin and light
  • TouchWiz UX UI
  • Good battery life
  • Built-in 3G on selected models
  • Its blazingly fast 4G LTE speeds match and in some cases surpass that of Wi-Fi networks
  • Gorgeous display with new PLS screen tech
  • Wide viewing angle
  • Outward-facing stereo speakers
  • Good quality cameras and HD video recording

Editors Didn't Like

  • Limited, inflexible service plans
  • Not running Android 4,0
  • Limited Android tablet app selection
  • Fussy touchscreen and display orientation
  • No microSD card slot
  • No HDMI out connection
  • Battery life short compared to the iPad 2
  • Lack of ports for external connection
  • The placement of the volume rocker and power button on the side leads to lots of accidental button presses
  • Plastic construction
  • Samsung Kies USB file transfer is a nightmare