LG G Pad 8.3 vs Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

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Display

Display size

8.3 inches
5.8 inches

Resolution

1920 x 1200 pixels
1440 x 2960 pixels

Pixel density

273 ppi
568 ppi

Technology

IPS LCD
Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body

72.80 %
74.89 %

Features

Ambient light sensor
HDR video support, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 600
Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998

Processor

Quad-core, 1700 MHz
Octa-core, 2350 MHz, Kryo 280, 64-bit, 10 nm

GPU

Yes
Adreno 540

RAM

2 GB
4 GB

Internal storage

16 GB
64 GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 64 GB
microSDXC up to 256 GB

OS

Android (5.0 Lollipop, 4.2.2)
Android (9.0 Pie, 8.0 Oreo, 7.0 Nougat), Samsung One UI

Battery

Capacity

4600 mAh
4000 mAh

Type

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

Charging

 
Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0, Qi and Powermat wireless charging

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

5 megapixels
12 megapixels

Features

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

Video recording

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 2560x1440 (QHD), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (240 fps)

Features

 
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Time-lapse video, Hyperlapse, Continuous autofocus, Object tracking, Picture-taking during video recording, Video light, Digital image stabilization, Video calling, Video sharing

Front

1.3 megapixels
8 megapixels

Features

 
Wide Angle, Autofocus, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Design

Dimensions

8.54 x 4.98 x 0.33 inches (216.8 x 126.5 x 8.3 mm)
5.99 x 2.95 x 0.39 inches (152.1 x 74.9 x 9.9 mm)

Weight

11.92 oz (338 g)
the average is 20.6 oz (587 g)
7.34 oz (208 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (176 g)

Resistance

 
Water, Dust, Shock, Vibration, Temperature; IP 68; MIL-STD-810 certified

Biometrics

 
Iris scanner, 2D Face unlock, Fingerprint (touch)

Colors

Black, White
Gold, Gray

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

 
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 20(800 DD), 28(700 APT), 29(700 d), 30(2300 WCS)

LTE (TDD)

 
Bands 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+)

UMTS

 
850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data Speed

 
LTE-A Pro Cat 16 (1000/150 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, UMTS

SIM type

 
Nano SIM

HD Voice

 
Yes

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Features

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

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.0
5.1, EDR

Wi-Fi

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

USB

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

Features

Mass storage device, Charging, Video out
Mass storage device, Charging

Sensors

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

Other

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

Phone features

Notifications

Haptic feedback, Flight mode, Silent mode
 

Other features

Voice commands, Voice recording
 

Shopping information

MSRP price

$ 350
$ 850
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