Google Nexus 9 vs Samsung Galaxy Tab S5e

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Display

Display size

8.9 inches
10.5 inches

Resolution

1536 x 2048 pixels
1600 x 2560 pixels

Pixel density

288 ppi
288 ppi

Technology

IPS LCD
Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body ratio

69.90 %
81.50 %

Features

Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Ambient light sensor
Ambient light sensor

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

8 megapixels
13 megapixels

Hardware Features

Autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)
Phase detection autofocus

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.4; Focal length: 29.2 mm; Sensor size: 1/4"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
Aperture size: F2.0; Focal length: 26 mm; Sensor size: 1/3.4"; Pixel size: 1 μm

Flash

LED
 

Video recording

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps)

Features

 
Hyperlapse, Video calling, Video sharing

Front

1.6 megapixels
8 megapixels

Features

 
Autofocus

Design

Dimensions

8.99 x 6.05 x 0.31 inches (228.25 x 153.68 x 7.95 mm)
9.65 x 6.30 x 0.22 inches (245 x 160 x 5.5 mm)

Weight

15.38 oz (436 g)
the average is 20.1 oz (573 g)
14.11 oz (400 g)
the average is 20.1 oz (573 g)

Materials

Back: Plastic
Back: Aluminum

Biometrics

 
2D Face unlock, Fingerprint (touch)

Features

Notification light
 

Colors

Black, Brown, White
Black, Gold, Silver

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5 mm jack
USB Type-C (reversible)

Speakers

Multiple speakers
Multiple speakers

Features

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

Screen mirroring

DLNA
Wireless screen share

Additional microphone(s)

Yes
Yes

Hardware & Performance

System chip

NVIDIA Tegra K1
Qualcomm Snapdragon 670 SDM670

Processor

Dual-core, 2300 MHz, Denver, 28 nm
Octa-core, 2000 MHz, ARM Cortex-A75 and ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 10 nm

GPU

Kepler
Adreno 615

RAM

2 GB
4 GB

Internal storage

32 GB
128 GB

Storage expansion

 
microSDXC up to 512 GB

OS

Android (7.1 Nougat, 7.0 Nougat, 5.0 Lollipop)
Android (9.0 Pie), Samsung One UI

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.1
5.0

Wi-Fi

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

USB

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

Features

Mass storage device, USB OTG, USB charging
Mass storage device

Location

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

Sensors

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

Other

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

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 20
 

UMTS

850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz
 

Data

LTE Cat 3 (100/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
 

SIM type

Nano SIM
 

Battery

Capacity

6700 mAh
7040 mAh

Type

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

Charging

 
Fast charging

Stand-by time

30.0 days (720 hours)
the average is 23 days (559 h)
 

Music playback

 
161.00 hours

Video playback

9.50 hours
14.50 hours

Phone features

Notifications

Flight mode, Silent mode
 

Other features

Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice commands, Voice recording

Shopping information

MSRP price

 
$ 480
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