Samsung Galaxy S10 vs Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 (2018)

Display

Display size

6.1 inches
8.0 inches

Resolution

1440 x 3040 pixels
800 x 1280 pixels

Pixel density

550 ppi
189 ppi

Technology

Dynamic AMOLED
TFT

Screen-to-body ratio

88.66 %
70.90 %

Features

HDR video support, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 6), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor

Camera

Rear

Triple camera
Single camera

Main camera

12 megapixels
5 megapixels

Hardware Features

Optical image stabilization, Phase detection autofocus
Autofocus

Specifications

Aperture size: F1.5/F2.4; Focal length: 26 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.55"; Pixel size: 1.4 μm
Aperture size: F2.2

Second camera

12 megapixels
 

Hardware Features

Telephoto, Optical image stabilization, Phase detection autofocus
 

Specifications

Optical zoom: 2x; Aperture size: F2.4; Focal Length: 52 mm; Sensor size: 1/3.6"; Pixel size: 1 μm
 

Third camera

16 megapixels
 

Hardware Features

Ultra-wide
 

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.2; Focal Length: 12 mm; Sensor size: 1/3.1"; Pixel size: 1 μm
 

Flash

LED
LED

Video recording

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (60 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (240 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (960 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Features

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

Front

10 megapixels
5 megapixels

Features

Autofocus, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)
 

Design

Dimensions

5.90 x 2.77 x 0.31 inches (149.9 x 70.4 x 7.8 mm)
8.13 x 4.99 x 0.35 inches (206.5 x 126.7 x 8.9 mm)

Weight

5.54 oz (157 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (173 g)
12.64 oz (358 g)
the average is 19.9 oz (568 g)

Materials

Back: Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5); Frame: Aluminum
 

Resistance

Water, Dust; IP 68
 

Biometrics

2D Face unlock, In-screen fingerprint
 

Colors

 
Black

Colors

Prism blue, Prism black, Prism white, Prism green, Flamingo pink
 

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5 mm jack
3.5 mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Multiple speakers
Loudspeaker

Features

32-Bit DAC, Dolby Atmos, aptX-HD
Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Radio

FM
 

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation
 

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 855
Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 MSM8917

Processor

Octa-core, 2840 MHz, Kryo 485, 64-bit, 7 nm
Quad-core, 1400 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 28 nm

GPU

Adreno 640
Adreno 308

RAM

8 GB
2 GB

Internal storage

128 GB
32 GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 512 GB
microSDXC up to 400 GB

OS

Android (9.0 Pie), Samsung One UI
Android (8.1 Oreo), Samsung Experience UI

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

5.0
4.2

Wi-Fi

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

USB

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

Features

USB OTG, Video out
Mass storage device

Location

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

Sensors

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

Mobile Payment

Samsung Pay
 

Other

NFC, ANT+
Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 66, 71
Bands 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 13

LTE (TDD)

Bands 38, 39, 40, 41, 46
 

UMTS

850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz
850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data

LTE-A Pro Cat 20 (2000/150 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s
LTE, HSPA, HSUPA

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

HD Voice

Yes
 

Battery

Capacity

3400 mAh
5000 mAh

Type

Not user replaceable
Li - Ion, Not user replaceable

Charging

Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0, USB Power Delivery, Samsung Adaptive Fast Charging, Qi and Powermat wireless charging, Reverse wireless charging
 

Stand-by time

 
23.3 days (559 hours)
the average is 23 days (559 h)

Music playback

 
136.00 hours

Video playback

20.00 hours
13.00 hours

Phone features

Other features

 
Voice commands, Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Feb 01, 2019
 

FCC ID value: A3LSMG973U link
 

FCC measured SAR

 
 

Head

0.39 W/kg
 

Body

1.37 W/kg
 

Simultaneous Transmission

1.59 W/kg
 

Wireless Router

1.35 W/kg
 

Phablet

3.99 W/kg
 

Shopping information

In The Box

Data cable, Travel adapter, Ejection Pin, USB Connector (OTG), Earphones by AKG, Quick Start Guide, Protective film
Product safety warning, Brochure, Quick start guide, Power Adapter, microUSB cable, ejection pin

MSRP price

$ 900
$ 250
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