Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 vs Samsung Galaxy Tab A (2016)

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Display

Size

8.0 inches
7.0 inches

Resolution

1024 x 768 pixels,
160 PPI
1280 x 800 pixels,
216 PPI

Technology

TFT
TFT

Screen-to-body

68.99 %
69.91 %

Features

Ambient light sensor
Ambient light sensor

Hardware

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 8916
Samsung Exynos 3 Quad 3475

Processor

Quad-core, 1200 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit
Quad-core, 1300 MHz, ARM Cortex-A7, 28 nm

GPU

Adreno 306
Mali-T720

RAM

1.5GB
1.5GB LPDDR3

Internal storage

16GB
8GB, available to use: 4.3 GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 128 GB
microSDXC up to 200 GB

OS

Android (7.1 Nougat, 6.0 Marshmallow, 5.0 Lollipop)
Android (5.1 Lollipop)

Battery

Capacity

4200 mAh
4000 mAh

Type

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

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

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

Video recording

1280x720 (HD)
1280x720 (HD) (30 fps)

Front

2 MP
2 MP

Design

Dimensions

8.20 x 5.43 x 0.29 inches (208.3 x 137.9 x 7.4 mm)
7.36 x 4.28 x 0.34 inches (186.9 x 108.8 x 8.7 mm)

Weight

11.04 oz (313.0 g)
the average is 18 oz (514 g)
9.98 oz (283.0 g)
the average is 18 oz (514 g)

Features

 
Touch sensitive control keys

Colors

Gray, Blue, White
Black, White

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers

Loudspeaker
Loudspeaker

Features

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

Screen mirroring

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.1
4.0

Wi-Fi

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

USB

microUSB, USB 2.0
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features

Mass storage device, Charging
Mass storage device, Charging

Location

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

Sensors

Accelerometer
Accelerometer

Other

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

Phone features

Notifications

Flight mode, Silent mode
Flight mode, Silent mode

Other features

Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice commands, Voice recording

Buyers information

Price

$ 230
$ 150
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