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Posted: 29 Oct 2012
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Posted: 31 Oct 2011
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Design
Device typeTabletTablet 
OSAndroid (4.4.2, 4.4, 4.3, 4.2.2, 4.2.1, 4.2)Android (4.0.3, 4.0, 3.2) 
Dimensions10.39 x 6.99 x 0.35 inches (263.9 x 177.6 x 8.9 mm)10.35 x 7.12 x 0.41 inches (263 x 180.8 x 8.3 mm) 
Weight21.27 oz (603 g)
the average is 14.9 oz (426 g)
20.67 oz (586 g)
the average is 14.9 oz (426 g)
 
Display
Physical size10.1 inches10.1 inches 
Resolution2560 x 1600 pixels1280 x 800 pixels 
Pixel density

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.

300 ppi149 ppi 
Technology

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.

True RGB Real Stripe PLSSuper IPS+ LCD 
Colors16 777 216  
TouchscreenMulti-touchMulti-touch 
FeaturesLight sensor, Scratch-resistant glassLight sensor, Scratch-resistant glass 
Camera
Camera5 megapixels8 megapixels 
FlashLEDLED 
Aperture size

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.

 F2.4 
FeaturesAutofocus, Digital zoom, Geo tagging, Panorama, Night modeAutofocus, Touch to focus, Panorama 
Camcorder1920x1080 (1080p HD) (30 fps)1920x1080 (1080p HD) (30 fps) 
Front-facing camera1.9 megapixelsOther 
Hardware
System chip

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.

Samsung Exynos 5NVIDIA Tegra 3 
Processor

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, 1700 MHz, ARM Cortex-A15Quad core, 1300 MHz, ARM Cortex-A9 
Graphics processorARM Mali-T60412-core GeForce GPU 
System memory

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.

2048 MB RAM1024 MB RAM 
Built-in storage32 GB64 GB 
Storage expansion microSD, microSDHC up to 32 GB 
Battery
Stand-by time20.8 days (500 hours)
the average is 36 days (861 h)
  
Capacity9000 mAh  
Not user replaceableYesYes 
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Multimedia
Music player   
Filter byAlbum, Artist, PlaylistsAlbum, Artist, Playlists 
FeaturesAlbum art cover, Background playbackAlbum art cover, Background playback 
SpeakersStereo speakersLoudspeaker 
YouTube playerYesYes 
Internet browsing
Built-in online services supportYouTube (upload), Picasa/Google+YouTube (upload), Picasa/Google+ 
Technology
Positioning

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.

GPS, A-GPS, GlonassGPS 
NavigationYesYes 
Connectivity
Bluetooth3.02.1, EDR 
Wi-Fi802.11 a, b, g, n802.11 b, g, n 
USBUSB 2.0USB 2.0 
ConnectormicroUSB  
Features Mass storage device 
HDMIMicro HDMI (Type D)Micro HDMI (Type D) 
OtherTV-Out, NFC, DLNA, Computer sync, OTA syncComputer sync, OTA sync 
Other features
NotificationsFlight mode, Silent modeFlight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone 
SensorsAccelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, BarometerAccelerometer, Gyroscope 
OtherVoice recordingVoice commands, Voice recording 
Availability
Officially announced29 Oct 201209 Nov 2011 
Shopping information
MSRP price$ 499  

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