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Samsung Galaxy A80 vs Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.4 (2020)

Compare phone and tablet specifications of up to three devices at once.

Display

Size:

6.7 inches
8.4 inches

Resolution:

2400 x 1080 pixels, 20:9 ratio, 393 PPI
1920 x 1200 pixels, 16:10 ratio, 270 PPI

Technology:

Super AMOLED
TFT

Screen-to-body:

85.86 %
80.91 %

Features:

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

Hardware

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon 730 SM7150-AA
Samsung Exynos 7904

Processor:

Octa-core, 2200 MHz, Kryo 470, 64-bit, 8 nm
Octa-core, 1800 MHz, Arm Cortex-A73 and Arm Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 14 nm

GPU:

Adreno 618
Mali-G71 MP2

RAM:

8GB LPDDR4
3GB LPDDR4

Internal storage:

128GB, available to use: 108.2 GB, not expandable
32GB

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 512 GB

Device type:

Smartphone
Tablet

OS:

Android (11, 10, 9.0 Pie), Samsung One UI
Android (9.0 Pie)

Battery

Capacity:

3700 mAh
5000 mAh

Type:

Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging:

Fast charging
Fast charging

Camera

Rear:

Triple camera, Swivel
Single camera

Main camera:

48 MP (Laser and PDAF)
8 MP (Autofocus)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.0; Focal length: 25 mm; Sensor size: 1/2"; Pixel size: 0.8 μm
Aperture size: F1.9; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Second camera:

8 MP (Ultra-wide)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.2; Focal Length: 13 mm; Sensor size: 1/4"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Third camera:

HQVGA (240x160) (ToF 3D depth sensing)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F1.2; Focal Length: 30 mm; Sensor size: 1/6"; Pixel size: 10 μm

Video recording:

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (480 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Features:

Hyperlapse, Picture-taking during video recording, EIS, Video calling, Video sharing

Front:

5 MP

Design

Dimensions:

6.50 x 3.01 x 0.37 inches (165.2 x 76.5 x 9.3 mm )
7.95 x 4.93 x 0.28 inches (201.9 x 125.2 x 7.1 mm)

Weight:

7.76 oz (220.0 g)
10.9 oz (309.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 6); Frame: Aluminum
Back: Aluminum

Biometrics:

In-screen fingerprint
2D Face unlock

Features:

Notification light

Keys:

Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key
Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key

Colors:

Angel gold, Ghost white, Phantom black
Mocha

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 17(700 b), 20(800 DD), 26(850+), 28(700 APT), 66(AWS-3)
Bands 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 13(700 c), 20(800 DD), 66(AWS-3)

LTE (TDD):

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

UMTS:

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 8(900)
Bands 5(850), 8(900), 2(1900), 1(2100)

Data Speed:

LTE-A Cat 11 (600/75 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
LTE, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

Dual SIM:

Yes

SIM type:

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

Multimedia

Headphones:

No 3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Multiple speakers

Features:

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

Screen mirroring:

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

5.0
5.0

Wi-Fi:

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

USB:

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

Features:

Charging, Headphones port, Mass storage device

Location:

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

Sensors:

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

Other:

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

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Apr 19, 2019

FCC ID value:

A3LSMA805F

Measured SAR:

Head:

0.30 W/kg

Body:

0.71 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

3.79 W/kg

Wireless Router:

1.36 W/kg

Phablet:

1.96 W/kg

Buyers information

Price:

$ 240

User Manual:

This is the official Samsu​ng Galaxy Tab A 8.4 (2020) User Guide in English provided from the manufacturer.

In The Box:

Data Cable (USB type C-to-C), USB power adaptor, Earphones(USB Type-C), Ejection Pin, Quick Start Guide, Protective Cover, Protective Film
Charging block, USB-C cable, SIM eject tool, QuickStart Guide

Availability

Officially announced:

Apr 10, 2019
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