Alcatel JOY TAB vs Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.4 (2020)

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Display

Size

8.0 inches
8.4 inches

Resolution

1280 x 800 pixels, 16:9 ratio,
189 PPI
1920 x 1200 pixels, 16:10 ratio,
270 PPI

Technology

 
TFT

Screen-to-body

70.86 %
80.91 %

Features

Ambient light sensor
Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Ambient light sensor

Hardware

System chip

MediaTek MT8165A
Samsung Exynos 7904

Processor

Quad-core, 1500 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 28 nm
Octa-core, 1800 MHz, Arm Cortex-A73 and Arm Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 14 nm

GPU

Mali-760 MP2
Mali-G71 MP2

RAM

2GB
3GB LPDDR4

Internal storage

32GB, available to use: 24 GB
32GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 128 GB
microSDXC up to 512 GB

Device type

Tablet
Tablet

OS

Android (9.0 Pie)
Android (9.0 Pie)

Battery

Capacity

4080 mAh
5000 mAh

Type

Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging

 
Fast charging

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

5 MP
8 MP (Autofocus)

Specifications

 
Aperture size: F1.9; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Video recording

1280x720 (HD) (30 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Front

5 MP
5 MP

Design

Dimensions

8.25 x 4.92 x 0.34 inches (209.6 x 125 x 8.6 mm)
7.95 x 4.93 x 0.28 inches (201.9 x 125.2 x 7.1 mm)

Weight

10.37 oz (294.0 g)
the average is 17.3 oz (494 g)
10.9 oz (309.0 g)
the average is 17.3 oz (494 g)

Materials

 
Back: Aluminum

Biometrics

 
2D Face unlock

Keys

Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key
Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key

Colors

Metalic Black
Mocha

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 2(1900), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 12(700 a), 17(700 b), 66(AWS-3), 71(600)
Bands 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 13(700 c), 20(800 DD), 66(AWS-3)

UMTS

850, 1700/2100, 1900 MHz
850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data Speed

LTE, UMTS
LTE, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

SIM type

Micro SIM
Nano SIM

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers

Multiple speakers
Multiple speakers

Features

 
Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Radio

FM
 

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation
 

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.2
5.0

Wi-Fi

802.11 a, b, g, n; Wi-Fi Direct
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; Hotspot

USB

microUSB
Type-C (reversible), USB 2.0

Features

Charging, Mass storage device
 

Location

GPS, A-GPS
GPS, Glonass

Sensors

Accelerometer
Accelerometer

Other

Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
ANT+

Hearing aid compatible

M4, T3
 

Regulatory Approval

Measured SAR

 
 

Body

1.31 W/kg
 

Buyers information

Price

 
$ 240

User Manual

 
Download the Samsu​ng Galaxy Tab A 8.4 (2020) Manual as a PDF file.

In The Box

Quick start guide, charger head, data cable, product safety & warranty, important customer safety infomation
Charging block, USB-C cable, SIM eject tool, QuickStart Guide

Availability

Officially announced

 
Mar 25, 2020
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