Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 vs Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 (2019)

Display

Display size

10.5 inches
8.0 inches

Resolution

1600 x 2560 pixels
800 x 1280 pixels

Pixel density

288 ppi
189 ppi

Technology

Super AMOLED
TFT

Screen-to-body ratio

78.07 %
70.98 %

Features

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

13 megapixels
8 megapixels

Hardware Features

Phase detection autofocus, CMOS image sensor
Autofocus

Specifications

Aperture size: F1.9; Focal length: 27 mm; Sensor size: 1/3.06"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
 

Flash

LED
 

Video recording

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

Features

Hyperlapse, Video calling, Video sharing
Video calling, Video sharing

Front

8 megapixels
2 megapixels

Design

Dimensions

9.81 x 6.47 x 0.28 inches (249.3 x 164.3 x 7.1 mm)
8.27 x 4.90 x 0.31 inches (210 x 124.4 x 8 mm)

Weight

17.04 oz (483 g)
the average is 20.1 oz (573 g)
12.17 oz (345 g)
the average is 20.1 oz (573 g)

Materials

Back: Glass
Back: Aluminum

Biometrics

Iris scanner, 2D Face unlock
 

Features

Stylus
 

Colors

Black, Gray
Black, Silver

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5 mm jack
3.5 mm jack

Speakers

Multiple speakers
Multiple speakers

Features

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

Screen mirroring

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998
Qualcomm Snapdragon 429 SDM429

Processor

Octa-core, 2350 MHz, Kryo 280, 64-bit, 10 nm
Quad-core, 1950 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 12 nm

GPU

Adreno 540
Adreno 504

RAM

4 GB
2 GB

Internal storage

64 GB
32 GB

Available to use

50.5 GB
 

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 400 GB
microSDXC up to 512 GB

OS

Android (9.0 Pie, 8.1 Oreo), Samsung One UI
Android (9.0 Pie), Samsung One UI

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

5.0
4.2

Wi-Fi

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

USB

USB Type-C (reversible), USB 3.1
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features

Mass storage device, Video out
Mass storage device

HDMI

Yes
 

Location

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Galileo, BeiDou
GPS, A-GPS

Sensors

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

Other

Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Battery

Capacity

7300 mAh
5100 mAh

Type

Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging

Yes
 

Internet use

LTE: 10 hours; Wi-Fi: 10 hours
 

Music playback

195.00 hours
 

Video playback

16.00 hours
 

Phone features

Notifications

Vibration
Haptic feedback, Music ringtones, Vibration

Other features

Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice commands, Voice recording

Shopping information

In The Box

Samsung Adaptive Fast Charger, USB Type-C cable, User Manual And Warranty Card, S-Pen
 

MSRP price

$ 650
 
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