Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4 vs Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2

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Display

Size

8.4 inches
8.0 inches

Resolution

2560 x 1600 pixels,
359 PPI
1280 x 800 pixels, 16:10 ratio,
189 PPI

Technology

Super Clear LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body

72.71 %
67.81 %

Colors

16 777 216
16 777 216

Touchscreen

Capacitive, Multi-touch
Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features

Ambient light sensor
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974
Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7880

Processor

Quad-core, 2300 MHz, Krait 400
Octa-core, 1600 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 14 nm

GPU

Adreno 330
Mali-T830 MP3

RAM

2GB LPDDR3
3GB LPDDR4

Internal storage

16GB
16GB, available to use: 9.8 GB

Storage expansion

microSDHC up to 64 GB
microSDXC up to 256 GB

Device type

Tablet
Tablet

OS

Android (4.4.2), Samsung TouchWiz UI
Android (9.0 Pie, 8.1 Oreo, 7.1 Nougat), Samsung One UI

Battery

Capacity

4800 mAh
4450 mAh

Type

Not user replaceable
User replaceable

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

8 MP (Autofocus)
8 MP (Autofocus)

Video recording

1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Features

 
Video calling, Video sharing

Front

2 MP
5 MP

Design

Dimensions

8.62 x 5.06 x 0.28 inches (219 x 128.5 x 7.2 mm)
8.45 x 5.02 x 0.39 inches (214.7 x 127.6 x 9.9 mm)

Weight

11.82 oz (335.0 g)
the average is 17.3 oz (494 g)
14.78 oz (419.0 g)
the average is 17.3 oz (494 g)

Resistance

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

Biometrics

 
Fingerprint (touch)

Features

 
Notification light, Stylus

Keys

 
Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key

Colors

 
Black

Phone functionality

 
Yes

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 20(800 DD), 5(850), 8(900), 3(1800), 1(2100), 7(2600)
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 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
LTE-A Cat 6 (300/50 Mbit/s), HSPA, HSUPA

SIM type

 
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

MHL
Wireless screen share

Radio

 
FM, Stereo

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.0
4.2

Wi-Fi

802.11 a, b, g, n, dual-band, ac; 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, Video out, Charging
Mass storage device, OTG, Charging

HDMI

Yes
 

Location

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

Sensors

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

Other

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

Phone features

Notifications

Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone
Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode

Other features

Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice commands, Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Feb 10, 2014
Oct 24, 2017

FCC ID value: A3LSMT325 link
FCC ID value: A3LSMT395C link

Measured SAR

 
 

Head

0.50 W/kg
1.00 W/kg

Body

0.80 W/kg
0.65 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission

1.57 W/kg
1.55 W/kg

Buyers information

Price

 
$ 520

Availability

Officially announced

Jan 06, 2014
Oct 20, 2017
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