05/11/2013 10:01 GMT | Updated 23/01/2014 10:52 GMT

9 Best Tablets For Christmas 2013 (PICTURES)

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 22: An attendee looks at the new iPad Mini during an Apple announcement at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts on October 22, 2013 in San Francisco, California. The tech giant announced its new iPad Air, a new iPad mini with Retina display, OS X Mavericks and highlighted its Mac Pro. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

So you're looking for a new tablet this Christmas? Well you've come to the right place. We've reviewed and rated all the best tablets available to buy in Christmas 2013, and you might be surprised at the results.

While Apple's new iPad Mini and iPad Air are still leading the way in terms of app selection, a number of competitors have risen to challenge its dominance, offering great features and hardware for a lower price.

Whether it's the Google Nexus 7 (2013) and its amazingly sharp and detailed screen, to Amazon's media-focused Kindle Fire HDX devices - or even the new, low-cost Tesco Hudl - there's something for everyone this year in the tablet market.

Take a look below at our choices, and let us know if we've missed anything in the comments.