Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 (2018) vs Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 (2019) vs Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0

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Display

Size:

8.0 inches
8.0 inches
8.0 inches

Resolution:

1280 x 800 pixels, 16:10 ratio, 189 PPI
1280 x 800 pixels, 16:10 ratio, 189 PPI
1024 x 768 pixels, 160 PPI

Technology:

TFT
TFT
TFT

Screen-to-body:

70.90 %
70.98 %
68.99 %

Colors:

16 777 216

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

Ambient light sensor
Ambient light sensor
Ambient light sensor

Hardware

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 MSM8917
Qualcomm Snapdragon 429 SDM429
Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 8916

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, 1200 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit

GPU:

Adreno 308
Adreno 504
Adreno 306

RAM:

2GB LPDDR3
2GB LPDDR3
1.5GB

Internal storage:

32GB
32GB
16GB

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 400 GB
microSDXC up to 512 GB
microSDXC up to 128 GB

Device type:

Tablet
Tablet
Tablet

OS:

Android (8.1 Oreo), Samsung Experience UI
Android (10, 9.0 Pie), Samsung One UI
Android (7.1 Nougat, 6.0 Marshmallow, 5.0 Lollipop)

Battery

Capacity:

5000 mAh
5100 mAh
4200 mAh

Type:

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

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Single camera
Single camera

Main camera:

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

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.2

Video recording:

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

Features:

Video calling, Video sharing

Front:

5 MP
2 MP
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)
8.20 x 5.43 x 0.29 inches (208.3 x 137.9 x 7.4 mm)

Weight:

12.64 oz (358.0 g)
12.17 oz (345.0 g)
11.04 oz (313.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Aluminum

Keys:

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

Colors:

Black
Black, Silver
Gray, Blue, White

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

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

UMTS:

850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data Speed:

LTE, HSPA, HSUPA

SIM type:

Nano SIM

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Loudspeaker
Multiple speakers
Loudspeaker

Features:

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

Screen mirroring:

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.2
4.2
4.1

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; Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct

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, Charging

Location:

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

Sensors:

Accelerometer
Accelerometer
Accelerometer

Other:

Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
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:

$ 250
$ 230

In The Box:

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

Availability

Officially announced:

Jul 05, 2019
Apr 20, 2015
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