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Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.4 (2020) vs Samsung Galaxy Tab S7+ vs Alcatel JOY TAB 2

Compare phone and tablet specifications of up to three devices at once.

Comparison mode:

Display

Size:

8.4 inches
12.4 inches
8.0 inches

Resolution:

1920 x 1200 pixels, 16:10 ratio, 270 PPI
2800 x 1752 pixels, 266 PPI
1280 x 800 pixels, 16:9 ratio, 189 PPI

Technology:

TFT
Super AMOLED
IPS LCD

Refresh rate:

120Hz

Screen-to-body:

80.91 %
84.65 %
70.81 %

Features:

Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Ambient light sensor
HDR support, Ambient light sensor
Ambient light sensor

Hardware

System chip:

Samsung Exynos 7904
Qualcomm Snapdragon 865+ SM8250-AB
MediaTek MT8766B

Processor:

Octa-core, 1800 MHz, Arm Cortex-A73 and Arm Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 14 nm
Octa-core, 3000 MHz, Kryo 585, 64-bit, 7 nm
Quad-core, 2000 MHz, Cortex-A53, 64-bit

GPU:

Mali-G71 MP2
Adreno 650
IMG PowerVR GE8300

RAM:

3GB LPDDR4
6GB
3GB

Internal storage:

32GB
128GB
32GB, available to use: 24.5 GB

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 512 GB
microSDXC up to 1000 GB
microSD up to 256 GB

Device type:

Tablet
Tablet
Tablet

OS:

Android (9.0 Pie)
Android (11, 10), Samsung One UI
Android (10)

Battery

Capacity:

5000 mAh
10090 mAh
4080 mAh

Type:

Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging:

Fast charging
Fast charging

Max charge speed:

Wired: 45.0W
Wired: 10.0W

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Dual camera
Single camera

Main camera:

8 MP (Autofocus)
13 MP (PDAF)
5 MP

Specifications:

Aperture size: F1.9; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
Aperture size: F2.0

Second camera:

5 MP (Ultra-wide)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.2

Video recording:

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

Front:

5 MP
8 MP
5 MP

Video capture:

1920x1080 (Full HD)

Design

Dimensions:

7.95 x 4.93 x 0.28 inches (201.9 x 125.2 x 7.1 mm)
11.22 x 7.28 x 0.22 inches (285 x 185 x 5.7 mm)
8.24 x 4.93 x 0.34 inches (209.4 x 125.2 x 8.7 mm)

Weight:

10.9 oz (309.0 g)
20.81 oz (575.0 g)
10.93 oz (310.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Aluminum
Back: Aluminum
Back: Plastic; Frame: Plastic

Biometrics:

2D Face unlock
2D Face unlock, In-screen fingerprint

Keys:

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

Colors:

Mocha
Mystic black, Mystic bronze, Mystic silver, Phantom navy
Metallic Black

Phone functionality:

Yes

Cellular

5G:

SA, NSA

LTE (FDD):

Bands 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 13(700 c), 20(800 DD), 66(AWS-3)
Bands 2(1900), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 17(700 b), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 66(AWS-3), 71(600)

LTE (TDD):

Bands 41(2600+)

UMTS:

Bands 5(850), 8(900), 2(1900), 1(2100)
Bands 5(850), 4(1700/2100), 2(1900)

Data Speed:

LTE, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s
LTE-A Pro Cat 20 (2000/150 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s
LTE, HSPA, HSUPA

SIM type:

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
No 3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Multiple speakers
Multiple speakers
Loudspeaker

Features:

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

Screen mirroring:

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Radio:

Yes

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

5.0
5.0
5.0

Wi-Fi:

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; Hotspot
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, ax (Wi-Fi 6), dual-band; MIMO, Wi-Fi Direct
802.11 b, g, n, ac, dual-band; Wi-Fi Direct

USB:

Type-C (reversible), USB 2.0
Type-C (reversible), USB 3.2
Type-C (reversible)

Features:

Charging, Headphones port, OTG, Video out
Charging, OTG, Mass storage device

Location:

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

Sensors:

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

Other:

ANT+
Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Buyers information

Price:

$ 240
$ 120

User Manual:

This is the official Samsu​ng Galaxy Tab A 8.4 (2020) User Guide in English provided from the manufacturer.

In The Box:

Charging block, USB-C cable, SIM eject tool, QuickStart Guide
Quick Reference Guide, Power brick, USB cable, Sim Tool

Availability

Officially announced:

Mar 25, 2020
Aug 05, 2020
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