Amazon Fire HD 8 (2020) vs Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 (2019)

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

Display

Size:

8.0 inches
8.0 inches

Resolution:

1280 x 800 pixels, 16:10 ratio, 189 PPI
1280 x 800 pixels, 16:10 ratio, 189 PPI

Technology:

IPS LCD
TFT

Screen-to-body:

67.13 %
70.98 %

Features:

Ambient light sensor
Ambient light sensor

Hardware

System chip:

MediaTek MT8168
Qualcomm Snapdragon 429 SDM429

Processor:

Quad-core, 2000 MHz, Arm Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 12 nm
Quad-core, 1950 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 12 nm

GPU:

Mali G52 MC1
Adreno 504

RAM:

2GB
2GB LPDDR3

Internal storage:

32GB
32GB

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 1000 GB
microSDXC up to 512 GB

Device type:

Tablet
Tablet

OS:

Android (9.0 Pie), FireOS UI
Android (10, 9.0 Pie), Samsung One UI

Battery

Capacity:

5100 mAh

Type:

Not user replaceable

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera:

2 MP
8 MP (Autofocus)

Video recording:

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

Features:

Video calling, Video sharing

Front:

2 MP
2 MP

Design

Dimensions:

7.95 x 5.39 x 0.38 inches (202 x 137 x 9.7 mm)
8.27 x 4.90 x 0.31 inches (210 x 124.4 x 8 mm)

Weight:

12.52 oz (355.0 g)
12.17 oz (345.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Aluminum

Keys:

Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key

Colors:

White, Black, Twilight blue, Plum
Black, Silver

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Multiple speakers
Multiple speakers

Features:

Dolby Atmos
Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring:

Wireless screen share

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

5.0
4.2

Wi-Fi:

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

USB:

Type-C (reversible)
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features:

Charging
Charging, Mass storage device

Location:

GPS, A-GPS
GPS, A-GPS

Sensors:

Accelerometer
Accelerometer

Other:

Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Buyers information

Price:

$ 90

Availability

Officially announced:

May 13, 2020
Jul 05, 2019
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