Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 10.1-inch vs Samsung Galaxy Tab A7 vs Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.4 (2020)

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Display

Size:

10.1 inches
10.4 inches
8.4 inches

Resolution:

800 x 1280 pixels, 149 PPI
2000 x 1200 pixels, 5:3 ratio, 224 PPI
1920 x 1200 pixels, 16:10 ratio, 270 PPI

Technology:

TFT
IPS LCD
TFT

Screen-to-body:

69.13 %
78.94 %
80.91 %

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

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

Hardware

System chip:

Intel Atom
Qualcomm Snapdragon 662 SM6115
Samsung Exynos 7904

Processor:

Dual-core, 1600 MHz
Octa-core, 2000 MHz, Kryo 260, 64-bit, 11 nm
Octa-core, 1800 MHz, Arm Cortex-A73 and Arm Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 14 nm

GPU:

Yes
Adreno 610
Mali-G71 MP2

RAM:

1GB
3GB
3GB LPDDR4

Internal storage:

32GB, available to use: 26.3 GB
32GB, available to use: 19.5 GB
32GB

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 64 GB
microSDXC up to 1024 GB
microSDXC up to 512 GB

Device type:

Tablet
Tablet
Tablet

OS:

Android (4.2)
Android (10)
Android (9.0 Pie)

Battery

Capacity:

6800 mAh
7040 mAh
5000 mAh

Type:

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

Charging:

Fast charging
Fast charging

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Single camera
Single camera

Main camera:

3 MP
8 MP (Autofocus)
8 MP (Autofocus)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F1.9; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Video recording:

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

Features:

Video calling

Front:

1.3 MP
5 MP
5 MP

Video capture:

1920x1080 (Full HD)

Design

Dimensions:

9.57 x 6.93 x 0.31 inches (243.1 x 176.1 x 7.95 mm)
9.75 x 6.20 x 0.28 inches (247.6 x 157.4 x 7 mm)
7.95 x 4.93 x 0.28 inches (201.9 x 125.2 x 7.1 mm)

Weight:

18.06 oz (512.0 g)
16.79 oz (476.0 g)
10.9 oz (309.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Aluminum

Biometrics:

2D Face unlock

Keys:

Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key

Colors:

Brown, White
Dark gray, Silver, Gold
Mocha

Phone functionality:

Yes

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 18(800 Lower), 5(850), 8(900), 3(1800), 1(2100), 7(2600)
Bands 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 13(700 c), 20(800 DD), 66(AWS-3)

UMTS:

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

Data Speed:

LTE Cat 3 (100/50 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

SIM type:

Nano SIM

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Multiple speakers
Multiple speakers
Multiple speakers

Features:

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

Screen mirroring:

MHL
Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.0
5.0
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
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; Hotspot

USB:

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

Features:

Mass storage device, Charging, Video out
Charging

HDMI:

Yes

Location:

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Galileo, BeiDou
GPS, Glonass

Sensors:

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

Other:

Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync, Infrared
Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
ANT+

Phone features

Notifications:

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

Other features:

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Buyers information

Price:

$ 230 / € 223
$ 240

User Manual:

This is the official Samsu​ng Galaxy Tab A7 User Guide in English provided from the manufacturer.
This is the official Samsu​ng Galaxy Tab A 8.4 (2020) User Guide in English provided from the manufacturer.

In The Box:

Charging block, USB-C cable, SIM eject tool, QuickStart Guide

Availability

Officially announced:

Jun 03, 2013
Oct 08, 2020
Mar 25, 2020
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