Vodafone Smart Tab 4

If you're on Vodafone in the UK and are looking for a cheap tablet to get it done, the new Smart Tab 4 might just fit the bill. The 8-inch tablet (800x1280) sports a quad-core MTK8382 processor at 1.2 GHz, 1 GB of RAM, and a 2MP rear camera, with 0.3MP out front.

It's running Android 4.2.2 at launch, with an upgrade to Android 4.4 KitKat in the works.

The Smart Tab 4 runs £125 on Pay as you go (including a 2GB data bundle), or £20 per month (including 2GB data) with a £29 upfront cost on a Pay Monthly plan.