Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 (2016) vs Samsung Galaxy Tab A8 Specs Comparison

Compare phone and tablet specifications of up to three devices at once.

Display

Size:

10.1 inches
10.5 inches

Resolution:

1920 x 1200 pixels, 224 PPI
1920 x 1080 pixels, 16:10 ratio, 210 PPI

Technology:

Super PLS LCD
TFT

Refresh rate:

60Hz

Screen-to-body:

74.96 %
76.09 %

Colors:

16 777 216

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

Ambient light sensor
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware

System chip:

Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7870 (14 nm)
Unisoc Tiger T618 (12 nm)

Processor:

Octa-core, 1600 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit
Octa-core, 2x 2.0GHz Cortex-A75 + 6x 2.0GHz Cortex-A55

GPU:

Mali-T830 MP2
Mali G52 MP2

RAM:

2GB LPDDR3
3GB

Internal storage:

16GB, available to use: 10.5 GB
32GB

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 200 GB
microSDXC up to 1024 GB

Device type:

Tablet
Tablet

OS:

Android (8.1 Oreo, 7.0 Nougat, 6.0 Marshmallow)
Android (11)

Battery

Capacity:

7300 mAh
7040 mAh

Type:

Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging:

Fast charging

Max charge speed:

Wired: 15.0W

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera:

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

Specifications:

Aperture size: F1.9

Video recording:

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
Yes

Front:

2 MP
5 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)
9.72 x 6.37 x 0.27 inches (246.8 x 161.9 x 6.9 mm)

Weight:

18.52 oz (525.0 g)
17.92 oz (508.0 g)

Biometrics:

Fingerprint (touch)

Features:

Touch sensitive control keys

Keys:

Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key

Colors:

Black, White
Gray, Silver, Pink Gold

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

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

LTE (TDD):

Bands 40(2300)

UMTS:

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

SIM type:

Nano SIM

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Loudspeaker
Multiple speakers

Features:

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

Screen mirroring:

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.2
5.0

Wi-Fi:

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

USB:

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

Features:

Mass storage device, Charging
Charging

Location:

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

Sensors:

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

Other:

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

Phone features

Notifications:

Flight mode, Silent mode

Other features:

Voice commands, Voice recording

Availability

Officially announced:

Dec 15, 2021
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