Samsung Galaxy Tab A (2016) vs Samsung Galaxy Tab A7

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Display

Size:

7.0 inches
10.4 inches

Resolution:

1280 x 800 pixels, 216 PPI
2000 x 1200 pixels, 5:3 ratio, 224 PPI

Technology:

TFT
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body:

69.91 %
78.94 %

Colors:

16 777 216

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

Ambient light sensor
Ambient light sensor

Hardware

System chip:

Samsung Exynos 3 Quad 3475
Qualcomm Snapdragon 662 SM6115

Processor:

Quad-core, 1300 MHz, ARM Cortex-A7, 28 nm
Octa-core, 2000 MHz, Kryo 260, 64-bit, 11 nm

GPU:

Mali-T720
Adreno 610

RAM:

1.5GB LPDDR3
3GB

Internal storage:

8GB, available to use: 4.3 GB
32GB, available to use: 19.5 GB

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 200 GB
microSDXC up to 1024 GB

Device type:

Tablet
Tablet

OS:

Android (5.1 Lollipop)
Android (10)

Battery

Capacity:

4000 mAh
7040 mAh

Type:

Li - Ion, Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging:

Fast charging

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera:

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

Video recording:

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

Front:

2 MP
5 MP

Video capture:

1920x1080 (Full HD)

Design

Dimensions:

7.36 x 4.28 x 0.34 inches (186.9 x 108.8 x 8.7 mm)
9.75 x 6.20 x 0.28 inches (247.6 x 157.4 x 7 mm)

Weight:

9.98 oz (283.0 g)
16.79 oz (476.0 g)

Features:

Touch sensitive control keys

Keys:

Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key

Colors:

Black, White
Dark gray, Silver, Gold

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Loudspeaker
Multiple speakers

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback
Dolby Atmos

Screen mirroring:

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.0
5.0

Wi-Fi:

802.11 b, g, n; 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, Glonass
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Galileo, BeiDou

Sensors:

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

Other:

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

Phone features

Notifications:

Flight mode, Silent mode

Other features:

Voice commands, Voice recording

Buyers information

Price:

$ 150
$ 230 / € 223

User Manual:

This is the official Samsu​ng Galaxy Tab A7 User Guide in English provided from the manufacturer.

Availability

Officially announced:

Mar 12, 2016
Oct 08, 2020
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