Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 (2018) vs Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 (2019) vs Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Lite

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Display

Size:

8.0 inches
8.0 inches
10.4 inches

Resolution:

1280 x 800 pixels, 16:10 ratio, 189 PPI
1280 x 800 pixels, 16:10 ratio, 189 PPI
2000 x 1200 pixels, 16:10 ratio, 224 PPI

Technology:

TFT
TFT
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body:

70.90 %
70.98 %
81.63 %

Features:

Ambient light sensor
Ambient light sensor
Ambient light sensor

Hardware

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 MSM8917
Qualcomm Snapdragon 429 SDM429
Samsung Exynos 9610

Processor:

Quad-core, 1400 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 28 nm
Quad-core, 1950 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 12 nm
Octa-core, 2300 MHz, Arm Cortex-A73 and Arm Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 10 nm

GPU:

Adreno 308
Adreno 504
Mali-G72 MP3

RAM:

2GB LPDDR3
2GB LPDDR3
4GB LPDDR4

Internal storage:

32GB
32GB
64GB, available to use: 49.2 GB

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 400 GB
microSDXC up to 512 GB
microSDXC up to 1000 GB

Device type:

Tablet
Tablet
Tablet

OS:

Android (8.1 Oreo), Samsung Experience UI
Android (10, 9.0 Pie), Samsung One UI
Android (10), Samsung One UI

Battery

Capacity:

5000 mAh
5100 mAh
7040 mAh

Type:

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

Battery life test results:

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Single camera
Single camera

Main camera:

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

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.2
Aperture size: F1.9

Video recording:

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

Features:

Video calling, Video sharing

Front:

5 MP
2 MP
5 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)
9.63 x 6.07 x 0.28 inches (244.5 x 154.3 x 7 mm)

Weight:

12.64 oz (358.0 g)
12.17 oz (345.0 g)
16.47 oz (465.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Aluminum
Back: Aluminum

Features:

Stylus

Keys:

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

Colors:

Black
Black, Silver
Oxford gray, Angora blue, Chiffon pink

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
Multiple speakers

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback
Album art cover, Background playback
Dolby Atmos

Screen mirroring:

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.2
4.2
5.0

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, ac, dual-band; Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot

USB:

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

Features:

Charging, Mass storage device
Charging, Mass storage device
Charging

Location:

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

Sensors:

Accelerometer
Accelerometer
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Hall (for flip covers)

Other:

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

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
Apr 16, 2020
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