Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 (2018) vs Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 (2019) vs Google Nexus 7 (2013)

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Display

Size:

8.0 inches
8.0 inches
7.0 inches

Resolution:

1280 x 800 pixels, 16:10 ratio, 189 PPI
1280 x 800 pixels, 16:10 ratio, 189 PPI
1200 x 1920 pixels, 323 PPI

Technology:

TFT
TFT
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body:

70.90 %
70.98 %
62.32 %

Peak brightness:

300 cd/m2 (nit)

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

Ambient light sensor
Ambient light sensor
Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass), Ambient light sensor

Hardware

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 MSM8917
Qualcomm Snapdragon 429 SDM429
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064

Processor:

Quad-core, 1400 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 28 nm
Quad-core, 1950 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 12 nm
Quad-core, 1500 MHz, Krait

GPU:

Adreno 308
Adreno 504
Adreno 320

RAM:

2GB LPDDR3
2GB LPDDR3
2GB

Internal storage:

32GB
32GB
32GB

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 400 GB
microSDXC up to 512 GB

Device type:

Tablet
Tablet
Tablet

OS:

Android (8.1 Oreo), Samsung Experience UI
Android (10, 9.0 Pie), Samsung One UI
Android (5.0 Lollipop, 4.4.4, 4.4.3, 4.4.2, 4.4, 4.3)

Battery

Capacity:

5000 mAh
5100 mAh
3950 mAh

Type:

Li - Ion, Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable
Li - Polymer, User replaceable

Charging:

Qi wireless charging

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Single camera
Single camera

Main camera:

5 MP (Autofocus)
8 MP (Autofocus)
5 MP (Autofocus)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.2
Aperture size: F2.4

Video recording:

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

Features:

Video calling, Video sharing

Front:

5 MP
2 MP
1.2 MP

Design

Dimensions:

8.13 x 4.99 x 0.35 inches (206.5 x 126.7 x 8.9 mm)
8.27 x 4.90 x 0.31 inches (210 x 124.4 x 8 mm)
7.87 x 4.49 x 0.34 inches (200 x 114 x 8.65 mm)

Weight:

12.64 oz (358.0 g)
12.17 oz (345.0 g)
10.55 oz (299.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Aluminum

Keys:

Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key
Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key

Colors:

Black
Black, Silver

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 13(700 c)
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 13(700 c), 17(700 b)

UMTS:

850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz
850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data Speed:

LTE, HSPA, HSUPA
LTE, HSPA, UMTS

SIM type:

Nano SIM
Micro SIM

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Loudspeaker
Multiple speakers
Multiple speakers

Features:

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

Screen mirroring:

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share
SlimPort, TV-out

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.2
4.2
4.0

Wi-Fi:

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

USB:

microUSB, USB 2.0
microUSB, USB 2.0
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features:

Charging, Mass storage device
Charging, Mass storage device
Mass storage device, Video out, Charging

HDMI:

Yes

Location:

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

Sensors:

Accelerometer
Accelerometer
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass

Other:

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

Phone features

Notifications:

Flight mode, Silent mode

Other features:

Voice commands, Voice recording

Buyers information

Price:

$ 250
$ 350

In The Box:

Product safety warning, Brochure, Quick start guide, Power Adapter, microUSB cable, ejection pin

Availability

Officially announced:

Jul 05, 2019
Jul 24, 2013
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