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

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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
 

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 20.6 oz (589 g)
12.17 oz (345 g)
the average is 20.6 oz (589 g)

Materials

Back: Metal
Back: Aluminum

Features

Touch sensitive control keys
 

Colors

Black, Gold
Black, Silver

Phone functionality

Yes
 

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5 mm jack
3.5 mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Multiple speakers

Features

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

Screen mirroring

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

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

Available to use

9.7 GB
 

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 256 GB
microSDXC up to 512 GB

OS

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

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.2
4.2

Wi-Fi

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

USB

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

Features

Mass storage device, USB charging
Mass storage device

Location

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

Sensors

Accelerometer, Hall (for flip covers)
Accelerometer

Other

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

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
 

SIM type

Nano SIM
 

Battery

Capacity

5000 mAh
5100 mAh

Type

Li - Ion, Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Talk time (3G)

36.00 hours
the average is 45 h (2700 min)
 

Music playback

153.00 hours
 

Video playback

14.00 hours
 

Phone features

Other features

Voice commands, Voice recording
 
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