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Samsung GALAXY Tab 8.9 LTE vs Samsung GALAXY Tab 8.9 Size compare


Samsung GALAXY Tab 8.9 LTE Remove phone

Posted: 29 Aug 2011
Market Status: Released

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Posted: 22 Mar 2011
Market Status: Released

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Device typeTabletTablet 
OSAndroid (4.0, 3.2)Android (3.0) 
Dimensions9.09 x 6.21 x 0.34 inches (230.9 x 157.8 x 8.6 mm)9.09 x 6.21 x 0.34 inches (230.9 x 157.8 x 8.6 mm) 
Weight16.05 oz (455 g)
the average is 13 oz (371 g)
15.98 oz (453 g)
the average is 13 oz (371 g)
Physical size8.9 inches8.9 inches 
Resolution1280 x 800 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.

170 ppi170 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 ratio63.07 %63.07 % 
Colors16 777 21616 777 216 
FeaturesLight sensorLight sensor 
Camera3 megapixels3 megapixels 
Camcorder1280x720 (720p HD)1280x720 (720p HD) 
FeaturesVideo callingVideo calling 
Front-facing camera2 megapixels2 megapixels 

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, 1500 MHzDual-core, 1000 MHz 
Graphics processorYesYes 
Built-in storage16 GB64 GB 
Capacity6100 mAh6000 mAh 
Not user replaceableYesYes 
specifications continue after the ad
YouTube playerYesYes 
Internet browsing
Built-in online services supportFacebookFacebook 
GSM850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz 
UMTS850, 1900 MHz850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz 
FDD LTE700 (band 17), 1700/2100 (band 4) MHz  
DataLTE, HSDPA+ (4G) 21.1 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS, EDGEHSDPA+ (4G) 21.1 Mbit/s, HSPA (unspecified), HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS, EDGE 

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.

Bluetooth3.0, EDR3.0, EDR 
Wi-Fi802.11 a, b, g, n802.11 a, b, g, n 
OtherDLNA, Computer sync, OTA syncDLNA, Computer sync, OTA sync 
Other features
NotificationsFlight mode, Silent mode, SpeakerphoneFlight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone 
SensorsAccelerometer, Gyroscope, CompassAccelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass 
OtherVoice recordingVoice recording 
Officially announced28 Aug 201122 Mar 2011 

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