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

Display

Display size

8.0 inches
10.5 inches

Resolution

800 x 1280 pixels
1600 x 2560 pixels

Pixel density

189 ppi
288 ppi

Technology

TFT
Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body ratio

70.98 %
81.93 %

Features

Ambient light sensor
HDR video support, Ambient light sensor

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Dual camera

Main camera

8 megapixels
13 megapixels

Hardware Features

Autofocus
Autofocus

Specifications

 
Aperture size: F1.9; Pixel size: 1 μm

Second camera

 
5 megapixels

Hardware Features

 
Ultra-wide

Specifications

 
Aperture size: F2.2; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Video recording

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps)

Features

Video calling, Video sharing
 

Front

2 megapixels
8 megapixels

Features

 
Dual-Camera

Design

Dimensions

8.27 x 4.90 x 0.31 inches (210 x 124.4 x 8 mm)
9.63 x 6.28 x 0.22 inches (244.5 x 159.5 x 5.7 mm)

Weight

12.17 oz (345 g)
the average is 20.1 oz (573 g)
14.82 oz (420 g)
the average is 20.1 oz (573 g)

Materials

Back: Aluminum
Back: Aluminum

Biometrics

 
2D Face unlock, In-screen fingerprint

Features

 
Stylus

Colors

Black, Silver
 

Colors

 
Mountain gray, Cloud blue, Rose blush

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5 mm jack
USB Type-C (reversible)

Speakers

Multiple speakers
Multiple speakers

Features

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

Screen mirroring

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Additional microphone(s)

 
Yes

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 429 SDM429
Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SM8150

Processor

Quad-core, 1950 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 12 nm
Octa-core, 2840 MHz, Kryo 485, 64-bit, 7 nm

GPU

Adreno 504
Adreno 640

RAM

2 GB
8 GB

Internal storage

32 GB
256 GB

Maximum User Storage

 
224.3 GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 512 GB
microSDXC up to 1000 GB

OS

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

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.2
5.0

Wi-Fi

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

USB

microUSB, USB 2.0
USB Type-C (reversible), USB 3.1

Features

Mass storage device
Mass storage device, USB OTG, Video out

Location

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

Sensors

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

Other

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

Battery

Capacity

5100 mAh
7040 mAh

Type

Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging

 
Fast charging

Internet use

 
Wi-Fi: 9 hours

Music playback

 
105.00 hours

Video playback

 
15.00 hours

Phone features

Notifications

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones, Vibration
 

Other features

Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice commands, Voice recording

Shopping information

MSRP price

 
$ 730
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