Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 10.1 vs Samsung Galaxy Tab A 9.7 vs Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5

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Display

Display size

10.1 inches
9.7 inches
10.5 inches

Resolution

1280 x 800 pixels
768 x 1024 pixels
2560 x 1600 pixels

Pixel density

149 ppi
132 ppi
288 ppi

Technology

TFT
TFT
Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body ratio

68.96 %
71.98 %
72.88 %

Features

 
Ambient light sensor
Ambient light sensor

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

3 megapixels
5 megapixels
8 megapixels

Hardware Features

 
Autofocus
Autofocus, CMOS image sensor

Flash

 
 
LED

Video recording

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

Front

1.3 megapixels
2 megapixels
2.1 megapixels

Design

Dimensions

9.58 x 6.94 x 0.31 inches (243.4 x 176.4 x 7.95 mm)
9.55 x 6.57 x 0.29 inches (242.6 x 166.9 x 7.4 mm)
9.74 x 6.98 x 0.26 inches (247.3 x 177.3 x 6.6 mm)

Weight

17.18 oz (487 g)
the average is 20.1 oz (573 g)
15.84 oz (449 g)
the average is 20.1 oz (573 g)
16.47 oz (467 g)
the average is 20.1 oz (573 g)

Biometrics

 
 
Fingerprint (swipe)

Features

 
 
Touch sensitive control keys

Colors

 
Gray, Blue, White
Black, White

Phone functionality

Yes
 
 

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5 mm jack
3.5 mm jack
3.5 mm jack

Speakers

Loudspeaker
Loudspeaker
Multiple speakers

Features

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

Screen mirroring

 
Wireless screen share
MHL

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon
Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 8916
Samsung Exynos 5 Octa 5420

Processor

Quad-core, 1200 MHz, ARM Cortex-A7
Quad-core, 1200 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit
Octa-core, 1900 MHz, ARM Cortex-A15 and ARM Cortex-A7

GPU

Adreno 305
Adreno 306
Mali-T628 MP6

RAM

1.5 GB
1.5 GB
3 GB

Internal storage

16 GB
16 GB
32 GB

Maximum User Storage

12 GB
 
 

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 64 GB
microSDXC up to 128 GB
microSDXC up to 128 GB

OS

Android (4.4.2), Samsung TouchWiz UI
Android (7.1 Nougat, 6.0 Marshmallow, 5.0 Lollipop)
Android (6.0 Marshmallow, 5.0 Lollipop, 4.4.2)

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.0
4.1
4.0

Wi-Fi

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

USB

USB 2.0
USB 2.0
USB 2.0

Connector

microUSB
microUSB
microUSB

Features

Mass storage device, USB charging
Mass storage device, USB charging
Mass storage device, USB charging, Video out

HDMI

 
 
Yes

Location

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Wi-Fi positioning
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass

Sensors

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

Other

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

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1, 3, 7, 8
 
Bands 1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 8

UMTS

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

Data

LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
 
LTE

SIM type

Micro SIM
 
Micro SIM

Battery

Capacity

6800 mAh
6000 mAh
7900 mAh

Type

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

Music playback

208.00 hours
160.00 hours
132.00 hours

Video playback

10.00 hours
12.00 hours
12.00 hours

Phone features

Notifications

Music ringtones (MP3), Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode
Flight mode, Silent mode
Flight mode, Silent mode

Other features

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

Shopping information

MSRP price

 
$ 300
 
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