Amazon Fire HD 10 vs Samsung Galaxy Tab S5e vs Apple iPad Air (2020)

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Display

Size:

10.1 inches
10.5 inches
10.9 inches

Resolution:

800 x 1280 pixels, 149 PPI
2560 x 1600 pixels, 16:10 ratio, 288 PPI
2360 x 1640 pixels, 264 PPI

Technology:

IPS LCD
Super AMOLED
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body:

71.04 %
81.50 %
81.23 %

Peak brightness:

500 cd/m2 (nit)

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

Ambient light sensor
60Hz refresh rate, Oleophobic coating, Ambient light sensor

Hardware

System chip:

MediaTek
Qualcomm Snapdragon 670 SDM670
Apple A14 Bionic

Processor:

Quad-core, 1500 MHz
Octa-core, 2000 MHz, ARM Cortex-A75 and ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 10 nm
Hexa-core, 3100 MHz, Firestorm and Icestorm, 64-bit, 5 nm

GPU:

Yes
Adreno 615
Apple 4-core GPU

RAM:

1GB
4GB LPDDR4

Internal storage:

32GB, available to use: 26 GB
128GB
64GB, not expandable

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 128 GB
microSDXC up to 512 GB

Device type:

Tablet
Tablet
Tablet

OS:

Android (5.0 Lollipop), Amazon Fire OS UI
Android (10, 9.0 Pie), Samsung One UI
iPadOS (14.x)

Battery

Capacity:

7040 mAh

Type:

User replaceable
Li - Ion, Not user replaceable
Li - Ion, Not user replaceable

Battery life test results:

Charging:

Fast charging

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Single camera
Single camera

Main camera:

5 MP
13 MP (PDAF)
12 MP (PDAF, BSI sensor)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.0; Focal length: 26 mm; Sensor size: 1/3.4"; Pixel size: 1 μm
Aperture size: F1.8

Video recording:

1920x1080 (Full HD)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (60 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (240 fps)

Features:

Hyperlapse
Time-lapse video, Continuous autofocus, Picture-taking during video recording, EIS

Front:

Yes
8 MP (Autofocus)
7 MP (EIS, HDR)

Video capture:

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

Design

Dimensions:

10.31 x 6.26 x 0.30 inches (262 x 159 x 7.7 mm)
9.65 x 6.30 x 0.22 inches (245 x 160 x 5.5 mm)
9.75 x 7.03 x 0.24 inches (247.6 x 178.5 x 6.1 mm)

Weight:

15.24 oz (432.0 g)
14.11 oz (400.0 g)
16.23 oz (460.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Aluminum
Back: Aluminum

Biometrics:

2D Face unlock, Fingerprint (touch)
Fingerprint (touch)

Keys:

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

Colors:

Black, White
Black, Gold, Silver
Rose gold, Space gray, Silver, Green, Sky blue

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 14(700 PS), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 21(1500 Upper), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 29(700 d), 30(2300 WCS), 66(AWS-3), 71(600)

LTE (TDD):

Bands 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+), 46, 48(3600)

UMTS:

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 8(900)

Data Speed:

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

Dual SIM:

Yes

SIM type:

Nano SIM, eSIM

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
No 3.5mm jack
No 3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Multiple speakers
Multiple speakers
Multiple speakers

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback, Dolby Atmos
Dolby Atmos

Screen mirroring:

Wireless screen share

Additional microphone(s):

Yes
for Noise cancellation, Video recording

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

Yes
5.0
5.0

Wi-Fi:

802.11 a, b, g, n, dual-band, ac
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; MIMO, Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, ax (Wi-Fi 6), dual-band; MIMO

USB:

microUSB, USB 2.0
Type-C (reversible), USB 3.1
Type-C (reversible)

Features:

Mass storage device, Charging
Charging, Headphones port, Mass storage device
Charging, Headphones port

Location:

Wi-Fi positioning
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Galileo, BeiDou, Wi-Fi positioning
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning

Sensors:

Accelerometer
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Hall (for flip covers)
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer

Other:

Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
ANT+
UMA (Wi-Fi Calling)

Phone features

Notifications:

Flight mode, Silent mode

Other features:

Voice commands, Voice recording

Buyers information

Price:

$ 260
$ 480
$ 729

In The Box:

USB 2.0 cable, 5W power adapter, Quick Start Guide
USB‑C Charge Cable (1 meter), 20W USB‑C Power Adapter

Availability

Officially announced:

Sep 17, 2015
Feb 15, 2019
Sep 15, 2020
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