Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 (2017) vs Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 (2019)

Display

Display size

8.0 inches
8.0 inches

Resolution

800 x 1280 pixels
800 x 1280 pixels

Pixel density

189 ppi
189 ppi

Technology

IPS LCD
TFT

Screen-to-body ratio

70.45 %
70.98 %

Features

Ambient light sensor
Ambient light sensor

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

8 megapixels
8 megapixels

Hardware Features

Autofocus
Autofocus

Specifications

Aperture size: F1.9
 

Flash

LED
 

Video recording

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

Features

 
Video calling, Video sharing

Front

5 megapixels
2 megapixels

Design

Dimensions

8.35 x 4.89 x 0.35 inches (212.1 x 124.1 x 8.9 mm)
8.27 x 4.90 x 0.31 inches (210 x 124.4 x 8 mm)

Weight

12.84 oz (364 g)
the average is 20.4 oz (582 g)
12.17 oz (345 g)
the average is 20.4 oz (582 g)

Materials

Back: Metal
Back: Aluminum

Features

Touch sensitive control keys
 

Colors

Black, Gold
Black, Silver

Phone functionality

Yes
 

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 8917
Qualcomm Snapdragon 429 SDM429

Processor

Quad-core, 1400 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 28 nm
Quad-core, 1950 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 12 nm

GPU

Adreno 308
Adreno 504

RAM

2 GB
2 GB

Internal storage

16 GB
32 GB

Maximum User Storage

9.7 GB
 

Storage expansion

up to 256 GB
up to 512 GB

OS

Android (7.1 Nougat)
Android (9.0 Pie), Samsung One UI

Battery

Capacity

5000 mAh
5100 mAh

Talk time (3G)

36.00 hours
the average is 51 h (3060 min)
 

Music playback

153.00 hours
 

Video playback

14.00 hours
 

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 17, 20, 28
 

LTE (TDD)

Bands 38, 40
 

UMTS

850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz
 

GSM

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
 

SIM type

Nano SIM
 

Connectivity

Bluetooth

4.2
4.2

Wi-Fi

802.11 a, b, g, n, dual-band
802.11 a, b, g, n, dual-band

USB

USB 2.0
USB 2.0

Connector

USB Type-C (reversible)
microUSB

Features

Mass storage device, USB charging
Mass storage device

Location

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

Other

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

Phone features

Sensors

Accelerometer, Hall (for flip covers)
Accelerometer

Notifications

 
Haptic feedback, Music ringtones, Vibration

Other features

Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice commands, Voice recording

Multimedia

Screen mirroring

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Multiple speakers

Headphones connector

3.5mm
3.5mm
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