Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0-inch vs Samsung Galaxy Tab S7+ vs Microsoft Surface Pro 7

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Display

Size:

8.0 inches
12.4 inches
12.3 inches

Resolution:

2048 x 1536 pixels, 320 PPI
2800 x 1752 pixels, 266 PPI
1824 x 2736 pixels, 3:2 ratio, 267 PPI

Technology:

Super AMOLED
Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body:

74.31 %
84.65 %
76.76 %

Features:

Scratch-resistant glass, Ambient light sensor
120Hz refresh rate, HDR support, Ambient light sensor
Ambient light sensor

Hardware

System chip:

Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 5433
Qualcomm Snapdragon 865+ SM8250-AB
Intel Core i3 1005G1

Processor:

Octa-core, 1900 MHz, ARM Cortex-A57 and ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit
Octa-core, 3000 MHz, Kryo 585, 64-bit, 7 nm
Dual-core, 3400 MHz, 64-bit, 10 nm

GPU:

Mali-T760 MP6
Adreno 650
Intel UHD Graphics

RAM:

3GB LPDDR3
6GB
4GB LPDDR4

Internal storage:

64GB
128GB
128GB

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 128 GB
microSDXC up to 1000 GB
microSDXC

Device type:

Tablet
Tablet
Tablet

OS:

Android (7.0 Nougat, 6.0 Marshmallow, 5.0 Lollipop)
Android (11, 10), Samsung One UI
Windows (10)

Battery

Capacity:

4000 mAh
10090 mAh

Type:

Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging:

Fast charging

Max charge speed:

Wired: 45.0W

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Dual camera
Single camera

Main camera:

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

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.0

Second camera:

5 MP (Ultra-wide)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.2

Video recording:

2560x1440 (QHD), 1920x1080 (Full HD), 1280x720 (HD), 640x480 (VGA)
Yes
1920x1080 (Full HD)

Features:

EIS, Video sharing

Front:

2.1 MP
8 MP
5 MP

Video capture:

1920x1080 (Full HD)

Design

Dimensions:

7.82 x 5.31 x 0.22 inches (198.6 x 134.8 x 5.6 mm)
11.22 x 7.28 x 0.22 inches (285 x 185 x 5.7 mm)
11.50 x 7.91 x 0.33 inches (292 x 201 x 8.5 mm)

Weight:

9.59 oz (272.0 g)
20.81 oz (575.0 g)
27.94 oz (775.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Metal
Back: Aluminum
Back: Metal

Biometrics:

Fingerprint (touch)
2D Face unlock, In-screen fingerprint
2D Face unlock

Features:

Touch sensitive control keys

Keys:

Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key

Colors:

Mystic black, Mystic bronze, Mystic silver, Phantom navy
Platinum, Matte Black

Cellular

5G:

SA, NSA

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 20(800 DD)

UMTS:

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

Data Speed:

LTE-A Cat 6 (300/50 Mbit/s), HSPA, HSUPA
LTE-A Pro Cat 20 (2000/150 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
No 3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Loudspeaker
Multiple speakers
Multiple speakers

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback
Dolby Atmos
Dolby Mobile

Screen mirroring:

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share
Mini Displayport

Additional microphone(s):

for Video recording

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.1
5.0
5.0

Wi-Fi:

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

USB:

microUSB, USB 2.0
Type-C (reversible), USB 3.2
Full-size USB, USB 3.0

Features:

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

Location:

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

Sensors:

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

Other:

Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Jun 05, 2015

FCC ID value:

A3LSMT715 link

Measured SAR:

Head:

0.69 W/kg

Body:

1.08 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.59 W/kg

Buyers information

Price:

$ 749

In The Box:

65W Power supply, Quick start guide, Safety and warranty documents

Availability

Officially announced:

Jul 20, 2015
Aug 05, 2020
Oct 02, 2019
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