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Samsung ATIV Tab 3 vs Nokia Lumia 2520

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Samsung ATIV Tab 3 Remove phone

Posted: 20 Jun 2013
Market Status: Released
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Nokia Lumia 2520 Remove phone

Posted: 22 Oct 2013
Market Status: Released US carrier availability: Available - Verizon

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Design
Device typeTabletTablet 
OSWindows (8)Windows (RT 8.1) 
Form factorCandybarCandybar 
Dimensions10.13 x 6.51 x 0.32 inches (257.4 x 165.3 x 8.2 mm)10.51 x 6.61 x 0.35 inches (267 x 168 x 8.9 mm) 
Weight20.46 oz (550 g)
the average is 14.2 oz (406 g)
21.69 oz (615 g)
the average is 14.2 oz (406 g)
 
Design featuresStylus  
Colors Black, Blue, Red, White 
Tablet dock Yes 
Features Keyboard 
Display
Physical size10.1 inches10.1 inches 
Resolution1366 x 768 pixels1920 x 1080 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.

155 ppi218 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.

Super PLS LCDIPS LCD 
Screen-to-body ratio66.08 %62.74 % 
Colors 16 777 216 
Peak brightness400 cd/m2 (nit)665 cd/m2 (nit) 
TouchscreenCapacitive, Multi-touchCapacitive, Multi-touch 
FeaturesLight sensorLight sensor, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 2), Polarizing filter 
Camera
Camera5 megapixels6.7 megapixels 
FlashLED  
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.

 F1.9 
Focal length (35mm equivalent) 26 mm 
Camera sensor size 1/3.4" 
Features CMOS image sensor, Autofocus, Exposure compensation, White balance presets, Digital zoom, Geo tagging 
Camcorder1920x1080 (1080p HD)1920x1080 (1080p HD) (30 fps) 
Recording format H.264 
Features Video calling 
Front-facing cameraYes2 megapixels 
Video capture 1280x720 (720p HD) (30 fps) 
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.

Intel Atom Z2760Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974 
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, 1800 MHz, SaltwellQuad core, 2200 MHz, Krait 400 
Graphics processorPowerVR SGX 545 @ 533 MHzAdreno 330 
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 RAM (Dual-channel, 400 MHz) / LPDDR22048 MB RAM (Dual-channel, 800 MHz) / LPDDR3 
Built-in storage64 GB32 GB 
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHC, microSDXCmicroSD, microSDHC up to 32 GB 
Battery
Stand-by time 25.0 days (600 hours)
the average is 40 days (948 h)
 
Video playback8.50 hours30.00 hours 
Capacity 8000 mAh 
TypeLi - Polymer  
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, Dolby Headphone 
Supported formatsMP3MP3, AAC, WMA, MIDI 
Video playback   
Supported formatsMPEG4, H.263, H.264MPEG4, H.263, H.264, WMV, 3GPP 
SpeakersStereo speakersStereo speakers 
YouTube player Yes 
Internet browsing
BrowserInternet ExplorerInternet Explorer 10 
supportsHTML, HTML5HTML, HTML5 
Built-in online services supportFacebook, TwitterFacebook, YouTube (upload), Flickr, Picasa/Google+, Twitter 
Technology
GSM850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz 
UMTS 850, 900, 1800, 1900, 2100 MHz 
FDD LTE 800 (band 20), 1800 (band 3), 2600 (band 7) MHz 
DataLTE, HSPA (unspecified), UMTS, EDGE, GPRSLTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), , HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS, EDGE, GPRS 
Micro SIM Yes 
Global RoamingYes  
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-GPSGPS, A-GPS, Glonass 
NavigationYesTurn-by-turn navigation, Voice navigation, Points of interest (POI) 
Phone features
PhonebookUnlimited entries, Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Search by both first and last name, Picture ID, Ring ID  
OrganizerCalendar, Alarm, Document viewer, CalculatorCalendar, Alarm, Document viewer (Office, PDF), Calculator, Notes 
MessagingSMS, MMS, Threaded view, Predictive text inputSMS, MMS, Threaded view, Predictive text input 
E-mailIMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft ExchangeIMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange 
Instant MessagingWindows Live / MSNSkype, Hangouts / Google Talk 
Connectivity
Bluetooth4.04.0 
Profiles Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP) 
Wi-Fi802.11 a, b, g, n802.11 a, b, g, n, n 5GHz 
Dual antennas  
Mobile hotspot Yes 
USBUSB 2.0USB 3.0 
ConnectormicroUSBmicroUSB 
FeaturesMass storage device, USB chargingMass storage device 
Headphones connector3.5mm3.5mm 
HDMIMicro HDMI (Type D)Micro HDMI (Type D) 
Charging connectormicroUSBProprietary 
OtherNFC, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA syncTV-Out, NFC, DLNA, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync 
Other features
NotificationsFlight mode, Silent mode, SpeakerphoneFlight mode, Silent mode 
SensorsAccelerometerAccelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass 
OtherVoice recordingVoice commands, Voice recording 
Regulatory Approval
FCC measured SAR

FCC measured SAR - The exposure standard for mobile devices employs a unit of measurement known as the Specific Absorption Rate, or SAR. The SAR limit stated in the international guidelines is 2.0 W/ kg*. Tests for SAR are conducted using standard operating positions with the device transmitting at its highest certified power level in all tested frequency bands. Although the SAR is determined at the highest certified power level, the actual SAR of the device while operating can be well below the maximum value.

   
Body 1.77 W/kg 
Availability
Officially announced20 Jun 201322 Oct 2013 
Shopping information
Accessories Nokia Wall Charger AC-300, Quick guide, SIM Door Key 
MSRP price $ 499 

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