Notification Center

This is our new notification center. Inside, you will find updates on the most important things happening right now.

Notifications

Hmm, push notifications seem to be disabled in your browser. You can enable them from the 'Settings' icon in the URL bar of your browser.

www.phonearena.com

Amazon Fire HD 8 (2020) vs Apple iPad mini 6 vs Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.4 (2020)

Compare phone and tablet specifications of up to three devices at once.

Comparison mode:

Display

Size:

8.0 inches
8.3 inches
8.4 inches

Resolution:

1280 x 800 pixels, 16:10 ratio, 189 PPI
2266 x 1488 pixels, 327 PPI
1920 x 1200 pixels, 16:10 ratio, 270 PPI

Technology:

IPS LCD
IPS LCD
TFT

Refresh rate:

60Hz

Screen-to-body:

67.13 %
77.41 %
80.91 %

Peak brightness:

500 cd/m2 (nit)

Features:

Ambient light sensor
HDR support, Oleophobic coating, Ambient light sensor
Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Ambient light sensor

Hardware

System chip:

MediaTek MT8168
Apple A15 Bionic
Samsung Exynos 7904

Processor:

Quad-core, 2000 MHz, Arm Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 12 nm
Hexa-core, 64-bit, 5 nm
Octa-core, 1800 MHz, Arm Cortex-A73 and Arm Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 14 nm

GPU:

Mali G52 MC1
Yes
Mali-G71 MP2

RAM:

2GB
3GB LPDDR4

Internal storage:

32GB
64GB
32GB

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 1000 GB
microSDXC up to 512 GB

Device type:

Tablet
Tablet
Tablet

OS:

Android (9.0 Pie), FireOS UI
iPadOS (15.x)
Android (9.0 Pie)

Battery

Capacity:

5078 mAh
5000 mAh

Type:

Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging:

Fast charging

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Single camera
Single camera

Main camera:

2 MP
12 MP
8 MP (Autofocus)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F1.8
Aperture size: F1.9; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Video recording:

1280x720 (HD)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (60 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (240 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Front:

2 MP
12 MP
5 MP

Video capture:

1920x1080 (Full HD)

Design

Dimensions:

7.95 x 5.39 x 0.38 inches (202 x 137 x 9.7 mm)
7.69 x 5.31 x 0.25 inches (195.4 x 134.8 x 6.3 mm)
7.95 x 4.93 x 0.28 inches (201.9 x 125.2 x 7.1 mm)

Weight:

12.52 oz (355.0 g)
10.34 oz (297.0 g)
10.9 oz (309.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Aluminum; Frame: Aluminum
Back: Aluminum

Biometrics:

Fingerprint (touch)
2D Face unlock

Keys:

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

Colors:

White, Black, Twilight blue, Plum
Space Gray, Pink, Purple, Starlight
Mocha

Cellular

5G:

n1, n2, n3, n5, n7, n8, n12, n20, n25, n28, n38, n40, n41, n48, n66, n71, n77, n78, n79

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+), 28(700 APT), 29(700 d), 30(2300 WCS), 32(1500 L-band), 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)

LTE (TDD):

Bands 34(2000), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2600+), 42(3500), 46, 48(3600)

UMTS:

Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 6(800)
Bands 5(850), 8(900), 2(1900), 1(2100)

Data Speed:

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

Dual SIM:

Yes

SIM type:

Nano SIM, eSIM
Nano SIM

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
No 3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Multiple speakers
Loudspeaker
Multiple speakers

Features:

Dolby Atmos
Dolby Atmos, Album art cover, Background playback
Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring:

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

5.0
5.0
5.0

Wi-Fi:

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

USB:

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

Features:

Charging
Charging

Location:

GPS, A-GPS
GPS, A-GPS
GPS, Glonass

Sensors:

Accelerometer
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer
Accelerometer

Other:

Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
ANT+

Buyers information

Price:

$ 90
$ 240

User Manual:

This is the official Samsu​ng Galaxy Tab A 8.4 (2020) User Guide in English provided from the manufacturer.

In The Box:

Charging block, USB-C cable, SIM eject tool, QuickStart Guide

Availability

Officially announced:

May 13, 2020
Sep 14, 2021
Mar 25, 2020
FCC OKs Cingular\'s purchase of AT&T Wireless