Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 (2016) vs Samsung GALAXY Note 10.1 (2014 Edition)

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Display

Size:

10.1 inches
10.1 inches

Resolution:

1920 x 1200 pixels, 224 PPI
1600 x 2560 pixels, 299 PPI

Technology:

Super PLS LCD
Super Clear LCD

Screen-to-body:

74.96 %
70.97 %

Colors:

16 777 216
16 777 216

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch
Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

Ambient light sensor
Ambient light sensor

Hardware

System chip:

Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7870
Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974

Processor:

Octa-core, 1600 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 14 nm
Quad-core, 2300 MHz, Krait 400

GPU:

Mali-T830 MP2
Adreno 330

RAM:

2GB LPDDR3
3GB LPDDR3

Internal storage:

16GB, available to use: 10.5 GB
16GB

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 200 GB
microSDXC up to 64 GB

Device type:

Tablet
Tablet

OS:

Android (8.1 Oreo, 7.0 Nougat, 6.0 Marshmallow)
Android (4.4.2, 4.3), Samsung TouchWiz UI

Battery

Capacity:

7300 mAh
8220 mAh

Type:

Not user replaceable
Li - Ion, Not user replaceable

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera:

8 MP (Autofocus, CMOS image sensor)
8 MP (Autofocus, BSI sensor)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F1.9

Video recording:

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

Front:

2 MP
2 MP

Video capture:

1920x1080 (Full HD)

Design

Dimensions:

10.01 x 6.11 x 0.32 inches (254.2 x 155.3 x 8.2 mm)
9.57 x 6.75 x 0.31 inches (243.1 x 171.4 x 7.9 mm)

Weight:

18.52 oz (525.0 g)
19.29 oz (547.0 g)

Features:

Touch sensitive control keys
Stylus

Keys:

Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key

Colors:

Black, White
Black, White

Phone functionality:

Yes

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 9(1800), 20(800 DD)
Bands 18(800 Lower), 5(850), 8(900), 3(1800), 1(2100), 7(2600)

LTE (TDD):

Bands 40(2300)

UMTS:

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

Data Speed:

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

SIM type:

Nano SIM
Micro SIM

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Loudspeaker
Multiple speakers

Features:

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

Screen mirroring:

Wireless screen share
DLNA, MHL

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.2
4.0

Wi-Fi:

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

USB:

microUSB, USB 2.0
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features:

Mass storage device, Charging
OTG

Location:

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

Sensors:

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

Other:

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

Phone features

Notifications:

Flight mode, Silent mode
Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Other features:

Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice commands, Voice recording

Availability

Officially announced:

Sep 04, 2013
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