Samsung GALAXY Tab 2 (7.0) vs Google Nexus 7

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Display

Size:

7.0 inches
7.0 inches

Resolution:

600 x 1024 pixels, 170 PPI
800 x 1280 pixels, 216 PPI

Technology:

Super PLS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body:

58.12 %
59.74 %

Colors:

16 777 216
16 777 216

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch
Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor, Scratch-resistant glass

Hardware

System chip:

NVIDIA Tegra 3 T30L

Processor:

Dual-core, 1000 MHz
Quad-core, 1300 MHz, ARM Cortex-A9

GPU:

Yes
Nvidia ULP GeForce

RAM:

1GB
1GB LPDDR3

Internal storage:

32GB
8GB

Storage expansion:

microSDHC up to 32 GB

Device type:

Tablet
Tablet

OS:

Android (4.1, 4.0.3), Samsung TouchWiz UI
Android (5.1 Lollipop, 5.0 Lollipop, 4.4, 4.3, 4.2.2, 4.2.1, 4.2, 4.1.2, 4.1.1, 4.1)

Battery

Capacity:

4000 mAh
4325 mAh

Type:

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

Camera

Rear:

Single camera

Main camera:

3 MP

Video recording:

1280x720 (HD) (30 fps)

Features:

Video calling

Front:

0.3 MP VGA
1.2 MP

Design

Dimensions:

7.63 x 4.82 x 0.41 inches (193.7 x 122.4 x 10.5 mm)
7.81 x 4.72 x 0.41 inches (198.5 x 120 x 10.45 mm)

Weight:

12.13 oz (344.0 g)
11.99 oz (340.0 g)

Phone functionality:

Yes

Cellular

UMTS:

850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data Speed:

HSDPA+ (4G) 21.1 Mbit/s, UMTS

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Multiple speakers
Multiple speakers

Features:

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

Additional microphone(s):

Yes

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

3.0
3.0

Wi-Fi:

802.11 b, g, n; Wi-Fi Direct
802.11 a, b, g, n

USB:

Proprietary, USB 2.0
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features:

Mass storage device, Charging
OTG, Charging

Location:

A-GPS, Glonass
GPS

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass

Other:

Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC, Computer sync, OTA sync

Phone features

Notifications:

Haptic feedback, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone
Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Other features:

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice commands, Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Mar 13, 2012

FCC ID value:

A3LGTP3100 link

Measured SAR:

Head:

1.15 W/kg

Body:

1.11 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.23 W/kg

Availability

Officially announced:

Feb 13, 2012
Jun 27, 2012
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