Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 vs Samsung Galaxy Tab S5e

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Display

Display size

8.4 inches
10.5 inches

Resolution

1600 x 2560 pixels
1600 x 2560 pixels

Pixel density

359 ppi
288 ppi

Technology

Super AMOLED
Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body ratio

76.61 %
81.50 %

Features

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

8 megapixels
13 megapixels

Hardware Features

Autofocus, CMOS image sensor
Phase detection autofocus

Specifications

 
Aperture size: F2.0; Focal length: 26 mm; Sensor size: 1/3.4"; Pixel size: 1 μm

Video recording

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

Features

 
Hyperlapse

Front

2.1 megapixels
8 megapixels

Features

 
Autofocus

Design

Dimensions

8.38 x 4.94 x 0.26 inches (212.8 x 125.6 x 6.6 mm)
9.65 x 6.30 x 0.22 inches (245 x 160 x 5.5 mm)

Weight

10.51 oz (298 g)
the average is 20.6 oz (589 g)
14.11 oz (400 g)
the average is 20.6 oz (589 g)

Materials

 
Back: Aluminum

Biometrics

Fingerprint (swipe)
2D Face unlock, Fingerprint (touch)

Features

Touch sensitive control keys
 

Colors

Black, White
 

Colors

 
Black, Gold, Silver

Phone functionality

Yes
 

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5 mm jack
USB Type-C (reversible)

Speakers

Multiple speakers
Multiple speakers

Features

Album art cover, Background playback
Dolby Atmos

Screen mirroring

MHL
Wireless screen share

Additional microphone(s)

 
Yes

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Samsung Exynos 5 Octa 5420
Qualcomm Snapdragon 670 SDM670

Processor

Octa-core, 1900 MHz, ARM Cortex-A15 and ARM Cortex-A7
Octa-core, 2000 MHz, ARM Cortex-A75 and ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 10 nm

GPU

Mali-T628 MP6
Adreno 615

RAM

3 GB
4 GB

Internal storage

32 GB
128 GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 128 GB
microSDXC up to 512 GB

OS

Android (6.0 Marshmallow, 5.0 Lollipop, 4.4.2), Samsung TouchWiz UI
Android (9.0 Pie), Samsung One UI

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.0
5.0

Wi-Fi

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

HDMI

Yes
 

Location

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

Sensors

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

Other

Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
ANT+

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20
 

UMTS

850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz
 

Data

LTE, HSPA, UMTS
 

SIM type

Micro SIM
 

Battery

Capacity

4900 mAh
7040 mAh

Type

Not user replaceable
Li - Ion, Not user replaceable

Charging

 
Fast charging

Talk time (3G)

29.00 hours
the average is 45 h (2700 min)
 

Music playback

80.00 hours
161.00 hours

Video playback

12.00 hours
14.50 hours

Phone features

Notifications

Flight mode, Silent mode
 

Other features

Voice commands, Voice recording
 

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

May 16, 2014
 

FCC ID value: A3LSMT705 link
 

Measured SAR

 
 

Head

0.19 W/kg
 

Body

1.01 W/kg
 

Simultaneous Transmission

1.56 W/kg
 

Shopping information

MSRP price

 
$ 480
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