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10 iPads perfect for upgrading on a budget

Game, stream, browse and work in any environment with one of Apple’s famed tablets.
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02.09.20
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Tablets remain the go-to accessory for busy people who want to work, game, and browse while they're on the move. And while countless iterations of the famed tablet model have come and gone, no brand or model has managed to beat the iPad when it comes to power, functionality, and style.

The iPads listed below are perfect for anyone looking to get their hands on an Apple tablet, and many come as refurbished, meaning they're good as new but only cost a fraction of what a brand new model would.

1. Apple iPad 2 9.7" 16GB WiFi Black (Refurbished)

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MSRP (new): $399 | Refurbished Price: $89 (77 percent off)

With a dual-core A5 chip and 10 hours of battery life, this tablet is perfect for students or commuters who need to get work done on the go. It also comes with 16GB of onboard storage space so you won't have to rely entirely on the cloud.

2. Apple iPad Mini 3 16GB - Gold (Wi-Fi + GSM/CDMA Unlocked)

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MSRP: $500 | Today: $240 (52 percent off)

Enjoy your favorite content in any environment this portable and lightweight iPad, which features a super-fast A7 1.27GHz processor along with 16GB of onboard storage. It's also completely unlocked—meaning you'll be able to use it with any carrier.

3. Apple iPad mini 4 128GB - Space Grey (Certified Refurbished: Wi-Fi + Cellular)

stackMSRP (new): $800 | Refurbished Price: $400 (50 percent off)

Enjoy up to nine hours of continuous web browsing, gaming, or streaming with this space grey iPad, which boasts a whopping 128GB of storage space along with a brilliant, LED-backlit Retina display.

4. Apple iPad 2 9.7" 16GB - Black (Certified Refurbished)

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MSRP (new): $345 | Refurbished Price: $150 | Today: $113 (67 percent off)

Power through your to-do lists and your entertainment with this 9.7" iPad, which features a dual-core A5 processor, 10 hours of battery life, and a video camera that can capture HD footage at up to 30 frames per second.

5. Apple iPad Air 9.7" 32GB with WiFi (Certified Refurbished)

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MSRP (new): $600 | Refurbished Price: $240 | Today: $189 (68 percent off)

This ultra-slim iPad is ideal for frequent travelers who want Apple power without being weighed down. It comes with a 9.7" Retina display for crystal-clear viewing, along with 32GB of onboard storage, a 12MP rear camera, and super-fast WiFi connectivity.

6. Apple iPad Mini 1 7.9" 16GB - Space Gray (Certified Refurbished)

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MSRP (new): $369 | Refurbished Price: $169 | Today: $113 (69 percent off)

Browse, stream, and game on the go with this compact iPad Mini, which comes loaded with 16GB of fast flash storage, an A5 chip, and 1GB of RAM that will help you multitask with ease. You also get full Siri functionality, and a 1MP iSight camera is perfect for FaceTiming with friends and family.

7. Apple iPad Air 2 9.7" 16 GB - Space Gray (Certified Refurbished)

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MSRP (new): $756 | Refurbished Price: $250 | Today: 250 (66 percent off)

With a built-in 8MP rear camera and 16GB of storage, this iPad will help you game, chat, and browse to your heart's content. You'll also have full access to the App Store, and a uniquely lightweight design means that you'll be able to toss this intrepid tablet in your bag at a moment's notice.

8. Apple iPad Mini 1st Gen 7.9" 16GB - Black (Certified Refurbished)

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MSRP (new): $329 | Refurbished Price: $85 (74 percent off)

With 10 hours of battery life and 16GB of storage, this iPad Mini makes it easier than ever to work and play in any environment. It comes with an LED-backlit multi-touch display, and you'll be able to video chat in HD clarity thanks to a 5MP camera.

9. Apple iPad 4 9.7" with WiFi, 16GB (Certified Refurbished)

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MSRP (new): $649 | Refurbished Price: $169.99 | Today: $139 (79 percent off)

Enjoy all of your favorite shows and movies with this 9.7" iPad, which features 16GB of flash storage, a brilliant Retina display, and powerful front and rear cameras that can be used to catch up with friends via FaceTime or capture HD photos and videos.

10. Apple iPad Mini 4 64GB Wi-Fi + Cellular Space Gray (Certified Refurbished)

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MSRP (new): $799 | Refurbished Price: $399 (50 percent off)

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This ultra-portable iPad Mini offers next-level performance thanks to a dual-core A8 processor along with 64GB of storage space. It also comes with a quad-core graphics card—making it ideal for streaming enthusiasts and gamers.

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