Apple iPad 3 AT&T vs Samsung GALAXY Tab 8.9 LTE Size compare
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|OS||iOS (8.x, 7.x, 6.1, 6, 5.1)||Android (4.0, 3.2)|
|Dimensions||9.50 x 7.31 x 0.37 inches (241.2 x 185.7 x 9.4 mm)||9.09 x 6.21 x 0.34 inches (230.9 x 157.8 x 8.6 mm)|
|Weight||23.35 oz (662 g)|
the average is 14 oz (400 g)
|16.05 oz (455 g)|
the average is 14 oz (400 g)
|Physical size||9.7 inches||8.9 inches|
|Resolution||2048 x 1536 pixels||1280 x 800 pixels|
Pixel density - The pixel density of a display represents the number of pixels over an area of one inch. It’s measured in “pixels per inch”, or ppi. The higher the number, the more detailed and good-looking the display is.
|264 ppi||170 ppi|
Technology - There are two main screen technologies currently used in phones and tablets: LCD and AMOLED. The former usually features a light source and liquid crystals, while the latter is based on organic light-emitting diodes. Newer LCD variations like IPS-LCD and Super-LCD allow for very accurate color reproduction and very wide viewing angles, where no significant image quality loss is observed. Current AMOLED screens differ in such a way that they can exhibit much more saturated colors (sometimes too much) and incredibly high contrast levels, which is due to black color being completely black in AMOLED displays.
|Screen-to-body ratio||65.03 %||63.07 %|
|Features||Light sensor||Light sensor|
|Camera||5 megapixels||3 megapixels|
Aperture size - The aperture of a camera is the opening through which light travels before it reaches the camera sensor. The smaller the number is, the bigger this opening is, allowing for more light to pass.
|Focal length (35mm equivalent)||35.00 mm|
|Hardware Features||Autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)||Autofocus|
|Software Features||Touch to focus, Face detection, Geo tagging|
|Camcorder||1920x1080 (1080p HD) (30 fps)||1280x720 (720p HD)|
|Features||Digital image stabilization||Video calling|
|Front-facing camera||0.3 megapixels VGA||2 megapixels|
System chip - Most modern handsets use an advanced chip that includes many of the device’s hardware modules like the processor, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and sometimes even the wireless radio. This field shows what particular system chip (or System-on-a-Chip) is used in the phone.
Processor - The processor is the main computing component of a phone and is a major factor when it comes to the overall speed of the device. Some more powerful smartphones use dual-core and quad-core processors designed to deliver greater performance.
|Dual-core, 1000 MHz, ARM Cortex-A9||Dual-core, 1500 MHz|
|Graphics processor||Quad core PowerVR SGX543MP4||Yes|
System memory - System memory, or RAM memory is the type of memory that the device uses to temporarily store data from the OS or currently-running apps. The more RAM available to the device, the better the performance will be when multiple or heavier programs are running.
|1 GB RAM|
|Built-in storage||32 GB||16 GB|
|Capacity||11560 mAh||6100 mAh|
|Type||Not user replaceable, Li - Polymer||Not user replaceable, Li - Ion|
|Filter by||Album, Artist, Genre, Playlists|
|Features||Album art cover, Background playback, Dolby Digital|
|GSM||850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz||850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz|
|UMTS||850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz||850, 1900 MHz|
|LTE (FDD)||Bands 17, 4||Bands 17, 4|
|Data||LTE, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSDPA+ (4G) 21.1 Mbit/s, UMTS||LTE, HSDPA+ (4G) 21.1 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS|
|Sensors||Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass||Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass|
|Notifications||Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone||Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone|
|Other features||Voice commands, Voice recording||Voice recording|
|Wi-Fi||802.11 a, b, g, n, dual-band||802.11 a, b, g, n|
Positioning - This field shows the positioning systems supported by the device. There are three main types: GPS, A-GPS and GLONASS. GPS - This is one of the most widespread global positioning technologies, developed and maintained by the U.S. government. It uses satellites in order to detect your location. Works best in clear weather. A-GPS - A-GPS stands for Assisted GPS and is the industry standard for positioning and navigation. “Assisted” means that it can use local wireless networks, in addition to satellites, for quicker and more precise localization. GLONASS - GLONASS is a global positioning system, developed by the Russian Federation. It’s very similar to GPS, but isn’t so popular in cell phones.
|A-GPS, Glonass, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning||A-GPS|
|Other||Computer sync, OTA sync||Computer sync, OTA sync|
|Officially announced||07 Mar 2012||28 Aug 2011|
|Accessories||Dock Connector to USB Cable, 10W USB Power Adapter, Documentation|
FCC approval - The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is an independent United States government agency, directly responsible to Congress. The FCC was established by the Communications Act of 1934 and is charged with regulating interstate and international communications by radio, television, wire, satellite and cable. The FCC's jurisdiction covers the 50 states, the District of Columbia, and U.S. possessions. Every wireless phone device that is sold in the U.S. has to be tested and approved for sale by the FCC.
Date approved - Shows the date when the particular phone is approved by the Federal Communications Commission
|28 Oct 2011|
|FCC ID value: A3LSGHI957 link|