Samsung Galaxy Tab Active vs Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2

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Display

Size

8.0 inches
8.0 inches

Resolution

1280 x 800 pixels,
189 PPI
1280 x 800 pixels, 16:10 ratio,
189 PPI

Technology

TFT
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body

68.98 %
67.81 %

Features

Ambient light sensor
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 8026
Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7880

Processor

Quad-core, 1200 MHz, ARM Cortex-A7
Octa-core, 1600 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 14 nm

GPU

Adreno 305
Mali-T830 MP3

RAM

1.5GB LPDDR3
3GB LPDDR4

Internal storage

16GB
16GB, available to use: 9.8 GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 64 GB
microSDXC up to 256 GB

OS

Android (4.4), Samsung TouchWiz UI
Android (9.0 Pie, 8.1 Oreo, 7.1 Nougat), Samsung One UI

Battery

Capacity

4450 mAh
4450 mAh

Type

Li - Polymer, User replaceable
User replaceable

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

3.1 MP (Autofocus, CMOS image sensor)
8 MP (Autofocus)

Video recording

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

Features

 
Video calling, Video sharing

Front

1.2 MP
5 MP

Design

Dimensions

8.39 x 4.97 x 0.38 inches (213.1 x 126.2 x 9.75 mm)
8.45 x 5.02 x 0.39 inches (214.7 x 127.6 x 9.9 mm)

Weight

13.86 oz (393.0 g)
the average is 18 oz (514 g)
14.78 oz (419.0 g)
the average is 18 oz (514 g)

Resistance

Water, Dust, Shock; IP 67
Water, Dust, Vibration, Temperature; IP 68; MIL-STD-810 certified

Biometrics

 
Fingerprint (touch)

Features

Stylus
Notification light, Stylus

Colors

 
Black

Phone functionality

Yes
Yes

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800 DD)
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 17(700 b), 20(800 DD), 28(700 APT)

LTE (TDD)

 
Bands 38(2600), 40(2300)

UMTS

850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz
850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data Speed

LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 11 Mbit/s, UMTS
LTE-A Cat 6 (300/50 Mbit/s), HSPA, HSUPA

SIM type

Micro SIM
Nano SIM

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers

Multiple speakers
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features

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

Screen mirroring

 
Wireless screen share

Radio

 
FM, Stereo

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.0
4.2

Wi-Fi

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

USB

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

Features

Mass storage device, Charging
Mass storage device, OTG, Charging

Location

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

Sensors

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

Other

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

Phone features

Notifications

Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode
Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode

Other features

Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice commands, Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

 
Oct 24, 2017

 
FCC ID value: A3LSMT395C link

Measured SAR

 
 

Head

 
1.00 W/kg

Body

 
0.65 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission

 
1.55 W/kg

Buyers information

Price

€ 499
$ 520
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