Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 8-inch vs LG G3

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Display

Size:

8.0 inches
5.5 inches

Resolution:

800 x 1280 pixels, 189 PPI
2560 x 1440 pixels, 538 PPI

Technology:

Super Clear LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body:

71.51 %
75.22 %

Colors:

16 777 216

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch
Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

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

Hardware

System chip:

Samsung Exynos 4 Dual 4212
Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 8974-AC

Processor:

Dual-core, 1500 MHz, ARM Cortex-A9
Quad-core, 2500 MHz, Krait 400

GPU:

Mali-400 MP4
Adreno 330

RAM:

1.5GB
3GB LPDDR3

Internal storage:

32GB, available to use: 26.16 GB
32GB

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 64 GB
microSDXC up to 128 GB

Device type:

Tablet
Smartphone

OS:

Android (4.2.2)
Android (6.0 Marshmallow, 5.1 Lollipop, 5.0 Lollipop, 4.4.2)

Battery

Capacity:

4450 mAh
3000 mAh

Type:

Not user replaceable
Li - Ion, User replaceable

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera:

5 MP (Autofocus, CMOS image sensor)
13 MP (OIS, Laser autofocus, BSI sensor)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.4; Focal length: 29 mm; Sensor size: 1/3.06"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Video recording:

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

Features:

Video calling
OIS

Front:

1.3 MP
2.1 MP

Video capture:

1920x1080 (Full HD)

Design

Dimensions:

8.26 x 4.87 x 0.29 inches (209.8 x 123.8 x 7.4 mm)
5.76 x 2.94 x 0.35 inches (146.3 x 74.6 x 8.9 mm)

Weight:

11.25 oz (319.0 g)
5.26 oz (149.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Plastic

Keys:

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

Colors:

Black, Gold, Purple, Pink, White

Phone functionality:

Yes

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 18(800 Lower), 5(850), 8(900), 3(1800), 1(2100), 7(2600)
Bands 3(1800), 7(2600), 20(800 DD)

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, HSDPA+ (4G) 28 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
LTE, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

SIM type:

Micro SIM

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Multiple speakers
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features:

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

Screen mirroring:

MHL, TV-out
DLNA, Wireless screen share, SlimPort

Radio:

FM

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.0
4.0

Wi-Fi:

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

USB:

microUSB, USB 2.0
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features:

Mass storage device, Charging, Video out
Mass storage device, OTG, Video out, Charging

HDMI:

Yes

Location:

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass

Other:

Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC, Infrared, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Phone features

Notifications:

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

Other features:

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

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Feb 12, 2014
May 30, 2014

FCC ID value:

A3LSMT315T
ZNFD855

Measured SAR:

Head:

0.50 W/kg
0.21 W/kg

Body:

0.99 W/kg
0.68 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.48 W/kg
0.99 W/kg

Wireless Router:

0.76 W/kg

Availability

Officially announced:

Jun 03, 2013
May 27, 2014
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