So many tablets these days. And there is no shortage of cheap, economy tablets at that. Perhaps you had a friend nab a tablet for $50 on Black Friday, just to find out the screen doesn’t respond to touch most of the time, and it crashes regularly.

So which ones can you trust? We’ve sorted through dozens of products to provide you our Top 5 Best Economy Tablet list.

RCA 7″ Tablet 16GB Quad Core

RCA 7" Tablet 16GB Quad Core

RCA has proven to be reliable despite having some of the most affordable Android tablets on the market. In fact, this model is the cheapest tablet in our list, as many around this price tend to have too many technical issues.

SCREEN: 7 INCHES | CPU: 1.3 GHZ | RAM: 1 GB | STORAGE: 16 GB

Key Features:

  • 7″ screen
  • Android OS
  • 16 GB of storage
  • Fast quad-core CPU

Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 Lite 7″ 8GB Refurbished

Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 Lite 7" 8GB Refurbished

Samsung is well known as one of, if not the leader in quality Android tablets. And the refurbished models from WalMart allow you to also grab this quality product at an economy tablets’ price.

SCREEN: 7 INCHES | CPU: 1.2 GHZ | RAM: 1 GB | STORAGE: 8 GB

Key Features:

  • Quality 7″ screen
  • 8 GB storage
  • Android OS
  • Great price with refurbished model

Ematic 7.9″ Tablet 8GB Quad Core

Ematic 7.9" Tablet 8GB Quad Core

Ematic is not as well known for economy tablets, but consistently has good reviews from users. It’s hard to find a quad-core tablet for under $100 but Ematic has done it!

SCREEN: 7.9 INCHES | CPU: Quad-core 1.5 GHZ | RAM: 1 GB | STORAGE: 8 GB

  • Key Features:
  • Fast quad-core CPU
  • 7.9″ screen
  • 8 GB storage
  • 1 GB memory

RCA Maven Pro 11.6″ 32GB Quad Core

RCA Maven Pro 11.6″ 2-in-1 Tablet 32GB Quad Core

RCA has this slightly more expensive model on our list, but it provides more than the standard tablet with a laptop-like keyboard and larger 11″ screen. For those looking for something that can handle more than movies and email, this may be your most economical option.

SCREEN: 11.6 INCHES | CPU: 1.4 GHZ | RAM: 1 GB | STORAGE: 32 GB

Key Features:

  • 11.6″ screen
  • Great price for this large of a screen
  • 32 GB storage
  • USB 2.0 port and microHDMI
  • Includes detachable keyboard

Acer Iconia One 8″ 16GB Quad-Core

Acer Iconia One 8″ Tablet 16GB Quad-Core Pink

Acer’s quad-core line of tablets are fast, reliable, and respond great. They also come in snazzy colors.

SCREEN: 8 INCHES | CPU: Quad-core 1.83 GHZ | RAM: 1 GB | STORAGE: 16 GB

Key Features:

  • Really fast quad-core 1.83 GHz cpu
  • 8″ screen
  • 16 GB storage
  • Android OS

So from these economy tablets, which one is the best? We give that prize to the RCA 7″ Tablet 16GB Quad Core, coming in at the lowest price but still with a nice 16GB of storage and quad-core processor.