Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 vs Samsung Galaxy A50

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Display

Size

8.0 inches
6.4 inches

Resolution

800 x 1280 pixels,
189 PPI
2340 x 1080 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio,
403 PPI

Technology

TFT
Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body

64.78 %
85.24 %

Features

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

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Samsung Exynos 4 Quad 4412
Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 9610

Processor

Quad-core, 1600 MHz, ARM Cortex-A9
Octa-core, 2300 MHz, ARM Cortex-A73 and ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 10 nm

GPU

Mali-400 MP4
Mali-G72 MP3

RAM

2GB
4GB

Internal storage

16GB
128GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 64 GB
microSDXC up to 512 GB

OS

Android (4.4.2, 4.2.2, 4.1.2), Samsung TouchWiz UI
Android (9.0 Pie), Samsung One UI

Battery

Capacity

4600 mAh
4000 mAh

Type

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

Charging

 
Samsung Adaptive Fast Charging

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Triple camera

Main camera

5 MP (Autofocus)
25 MP (PDAF)

Specifications

 
Aperture size: F1.7; Focal length: 27 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.8"; Pixel size: 0.9 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

 
5 MP (Depth information)

Specifications

 
Aperture size: F2.2; Focal Length: 24 mm; Sensor size: 1/5"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Video recording

1280x720 (HD) (30 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (240 fps)

Features

 
Hyperlapse, EIS

Front

1.3 MP
25 MP

Design

Dimensions

8.30 x 5.35 x 0.31 inches (210.8 x 135.9 x 7.95 mm)
6.24 x 2.93 x 0.30 inches (158.5 x 74.7 x 7.7 mm)

Weight

11.92 oz (338 g)
the average is 15.7 oz (448 g)
5.86 oz (166 g)
the average is 6.4 oz (183 g)

Materials

 
Back: Plastic

Biometrics

 
2D Face unlock, In-screen fingerprint

Features

Stylus
 

Colors

 
Black, Coral, Blue, White

Phone functionality

Yes
 

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

 
Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800 DD)

LTE (TDD)

 
Bands 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2600+)

UMTS

850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz
850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data Speed

HSDPA+ (4G) 21.1 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
LTE-A Cat 6 (300/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

Dual SIM

 
Yes

SIM type

 
Nano SIM

VoLTE

 
Yes

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Features

Album art cover, Background playback
Dolby Atmos

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.0
5.0

Wi-Fi

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

USB

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

Features

Charging, Video out, Mass storage device
Charging

HDMI

Yes
 

Sensors

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

Other

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

Shopping information

MSRP

 
$ 350
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