Apple iPad 10.2-inch vs Samsung Galaxy Tab A7 vs Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 (2019)

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

Display

Size:

10.2 inches
10.4 inches
10.1 inches

Resolution:

2160 x 1620 pixels, 4:3 ratio, 265 PPI
2000 x 1200 pixels, 5:3 ratio, 224 PPI
1920 x 1200 pixels, 16:10 ratio, 224 PPI

Technology:

IPS LCD
TFT
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body:

74.94 %
78.94 %
80.80 %

Peak brightness:

500 cd/m2 (nit)

Features:

Oleophobic coating, Ambient light sensor
Ambient light sensor
Ambient light sensor

Hardware

System chip:

Apple A10 Fusion APL1W24
Qualcomm Snapdragon 662 SM6115
Samsung Exynos 7 7904

Processor:

Quad-core, 2340 MHz, Hurricane and Zephyr, 64-bit, 16 nm
Octa-core, 2000 MHz, Kryo 260, 64-bit, 11 nm
Octa-core, 1800 MHz, ARM Cortex-A73 and ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 14 nm

GPU:

PowerVR 7XT GT7600 Plus
Adreno 610
Mali-G71 MP2

RAM:

3GB
3GB
3GB

Internal storage:

128GB
32GB, available to use: 19.5 GB
128GB

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 1000 GB
microSDXC up to 512 GB

Device type:

Tablet
Tablet
Tablet

OS:

iPadOS (13.x)
Android (10)
Android (10, 9.0 Pie), Samsung One UI

Battery

Capacity:

8827 mAh
7040 mAh
6150 mAh

Type:

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

Charging:

Fast charging

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Single camera
Single camera

Main camera:

8 MP (Autofocus, BSI sensor)
8 MP (Autofocus)
8 MP (Autofocus)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.4
Aperture size: F2.0

Video recording:

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (120 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Features:

Time-lapse video, EIS
Video calling, Video sharing

Front:

1.2 MP (HDR)
5 MP
5 MP

Video capture:

1280x720 (HD)
1920x1080 (Full HD)

Design

Dimensions:

9.8 x 6.8 x 0.29 inches (248.9 x 172.7 x 7.4 mm)
9.75 x 6.20 x 0.28 inches (247.6 x 157.4 x 7 mm)
9.65 x 5.88 x 0.3 inches (245.1 x 149.4 x 7.6 mm)

Weight:

17.39 oz (493.0 g)
16.79 oz (476.0 g)
16.54 oz (469.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Aluminum
Back: Aluminum

Biometrics:

Fingerprint (touch)

Keys:

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

Colors:

Silver, Space gray, Gold
Dark gray, Silver, Gold
Black, Gold, Gray

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+)

UMTS:

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

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
3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Multiple speakers
Multiple speakers
Multiple speakers

Features:

Dolby Atmos
Dolby Atmos, Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring:

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Additional microphone(s):

for Video recording

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.2
5.0
5.0

Wi-Fi:

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

USB:

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

Features:

Charging, Mass storage device
Charging
Charging, Mass storage device

Location:

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

Sensors:

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

Other:

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

Buyers information

Price:

$ 559
$ 230 / € 223
$ 330

In The Box:

Lightning to USB cable, USB power adapter

Availability

Officially announced:

Sep 10, 2019
Oct 08, 2020
This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use only. You can order presentation-ready copies for distribution to your colleagues, clients or customers at https://www.parsintl.com/phonearena or use the Reprints & Permissions tool that appears at the bottom of each web page. Visit https://www.parsintl.com/ for samples and additional information.
FCC OKs Cingular\'s purchase of AT&T Wireless