Apple iPad mini vs Samsung Galaxy Tab A7 - specs comparison - PhoneArena

Apple iPad mini vs Samsung Galaxy Tab A7

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Display

Size:

7.9 inches
10.4 inches

Resolution:

768 x 1024 pixels, 162 PPI
2000 x 1200 pixels, 5:3 ratio, 224 PPI

Technology:

IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body:

71.82 %
78.94 %

Colors:

16 777 216

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

Oleophobic coating, Ambient light sensor
Ambient light sensor

Hardware

System chip:

Apple A5
Qualcomm Snapdragon 662 SM6115 (11 nm)

Processor:

Dual-core, 1000 MHz, ARM Cortex-A9
Octa-core, 4x 2.0GHz Kryo 260 + 4x 1.8GHz Kryo 260, 64-bit

GPU:

PowerVR SGX543MP2
Adreno 610

RAM:

0.5GB DDR2
3GB

Internal storage:

64GB
32GB, available to use: 19.5 GB

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 1024 GB

Device type:

Tablet
Tablet

OS:

iOS (9.x, 8.x, 7.x, 6.1, 6.x)
Android (10)

Battery

Capacity:

4440 mAh
7040 mAh

Type:

Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging:

Fast charging

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera:

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

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.4; Focal length: 33 mm

Video recording:

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

Features:

Time-lapse video, EIS, Video calling

Front:

1.2 MP
5 MP

Video capture:

1280x720 (HD)
1920x1080 (Full HD)

Design

Dimensions:

7.87 x 5.30 x 0.28 inches (200 x 134.7 x 7.2 mm)
9.75 x 6.20 x 0.28 inches (247.6 x 157.4 x 7 mm)

Weight:

11.01 oz (312.0 g)
16.79 oz (476.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Aluminum

Keys:

Right: Volume control, Other

Colors:

Black, White
Dark gray, Silver, Gold

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 4(AWS-1), 17(700 b)

UMTS:

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

Data Speed:

LTE Cat 3 (100/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, UMTS

SIM type:

Nano SIM

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Multiple speakers
Multiple speakers

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback
Dolby Atmos

Screen mirroring:

TV-out
Wireless screen share

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.0
5.0

Wi-Fi:

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

USB:

Lightning
Type-C (reversible), USB 2.0

Features:

Mass storage device, Charging
Charging

Location:

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

Sensors:

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

Other:

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

Phone features

Notifications:

Flight mode, Silent mode

Other features:

Voice commands, Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Oct 23, 2012

FCC ID value:

BCGA1454

Measured SAR:

Body:

1.19 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.55 W/kg

Buyers information

Price:

$ 659
$ 230 / € 223

User Manual:

This is the official Samsu​ng Galaxy Tab A7 User Guide in English provided from the manufacturer.

In The Box:

Lightning to USB Cable, USB Power Adapter

Availability

Officially announced:

Oct 23, 2012
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