Apple iPad mini 2 vs Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 (2019)

Display

Display size

7.9 inches
8.0 inches

Resolution

2048 x 1536 pixels
800 x 1280 pixels

Pixel density

324 ppi
189 ppi

Technology

IPS LCD
TFT

Screen-to-body

71.82 %
70.98 %

Features

Oleophobic coating, Ambient light sensor
Ambient light sensor

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Apple A7
Qualcomm Snapdragon 429 SDM429

Processor

Dual-core, 1300 MHz, Cyclone, 64-bit
Quad-core, 1950 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 12 nm

GPU

PowerVR G6430
Adreno 504

RAM

1 GB
2 GB

Internal storage

128 GB
32 GB

Storage expansion

 
microSDXC up to 512 GB

OS

iOS (12.x, 11.x, 10.x, 9.x, 8.x, 7.x)
Android (9.0 Pie), Samsung One UI

Battery

Capacity

6471 mAh
5100 mAh

Type

Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

5 megapixels
 

Features

Autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)
Autofocus

Video recording

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

Features

Time-lapse video, Digital image stabilization, Video calling
Video calling, Video sharing

Front

1.2 megapixels
2 megapixels

Design

Dimensions

7.87 x 5.30 x 0.30 inches (200 x 134.7 x 7.5 mm)
8.27 x 4.90 x 0.31 inches (210 x 124.4 x 8 mm)

Weight

12.03 oz (341 g)
the average is 20.6 oz (587 g)
12.17 oz (345 g)
the average is 20.6 oz (587 g)

Materials

Back: Aluminum
Back: Aluminum

Colors

Black, Gray, Silver, White
Black, Silver

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 13(700 c), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 25(1900+), 26(850+)
 

UMTS

850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz
 

Data Speed

LTE, HSPA, UMTS
 

SIM type

Nano SIM
 

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Features

Album art cover, Background playback
Album art cover, Background playback

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.0
4.2

Wi-Fi

802.11 a, b, g, n, dual-band; Multiple antennas, MIMO, Hotspot
802.11 a, b, g, n, dual-band; Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot

USB

Lightning
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features

Mass storage device, Charging
Charging, Mass storage device

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass
Accelerometer

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
 

Shopping information

In The Box

Lightning to USB Cable, USB Power Adapter
 

MSRP price

$ 829
 
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