Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 (2019) vs Apple iPad 10.2-inch

Display

Size

8.0 inches
10.2 inches

Resolution

800 x 1280 pixels, 16:10 ratio,
189 PPI
1620 x 2160 pixels, 4:3 ratio,
265 PPI

Technology

TFT
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body

70.98 %
74.94 %

Features

Ambient light sensor
Oleophobic coating, Ambient light sensor

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 429 SDM429
Apple A10 Fusion APL1W24

Processor

Quad-core, 1950 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 12 nm
Quad-core, 2340 MHz, Hurricane and Zephyr, 64-bit, 16 nm

GPU

Adreno 504
PowerVR 7XT GT7600 Plus

RAM

2GB
 

Internal storage

32GB
128GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 512 GB
 

OS

Android (9.0 Pie), Samsung One UI
iPadOS

Battery

Capacity

5100 mAh
8827 mAh

Type

Not user replaceable
Li - Ion, Not user replaceable

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

 
8 megapixels

Features

Autofocus
Autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)

Video recording

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (120 fps)

Features

Video calling, Video sharing
Time-lapse video, Digital image stabilization

Front

2 megapixels
1.2 megapixels

Features

 
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Design

Dimensions

8.27 x 4.90 x 0.31 inches (210 x 124.4 x 8 mm)
9.8 x 6.8 x 0.29 inches (248.9 x 172.7 x 7.4 mm)

Weight

12.17 oz (345 g)
the average is 20.7 oz (591 g)
17.39 oz (493 g)
the average is 20.7 oz (591 g)

Materials

Back: Aluminum
Back: Aluminum

Biometrics

 
Fingerprint (touch)

Colors

Black, Silver
Silver, Space gray, Gold

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

 
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 14(700 PS), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 21(1500 Upper), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 29(700 d), 30(2300 WCS), 66(AWS-3), 71(600)

LTE (TDD)

 
Bands 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+)

UMTS

 
850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data Speed

 
LTE-A, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

Dual SIM

 
Yes

SIM type

 
Nano SIM, eSIM

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Features

Album art cover, Background playback
 

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

USB

microUSB, USB 2.0
Lightning

Features

Charging, Mass storage device
Charging, Mass storage device

Sensors

Accelerometer
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer

Other

Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
UMA (Wi-Fi Calling)

Shopping information

In The Box

 
Lightning to USB cable, USB power adapter

MSRP

 
$ 559
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