Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 vs Apple iPad 10.2-inch

Display

Size

10.5 inches
10.2 inches

Resolution

1600 x 2560 pixels
1620 x 2160 pixels

Pixel density

288 PPI
265 PPI

Technology

Super AMOLED
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body

81.93 %
74.94 %

Features

HDR video support, Ambient light sensor
Oleophobic coating, Ambient light sensor

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SM8150
Apple A10 Fusion APL1W24

Processor

Octa-core, 2840 MHz, Kryo 485, 64-bit, 7 nm
Quad-core, 2340 MHz, Hurricane and Zephyr, 64-bit, 16 nm

GPU

Adreno 640
PowerVR 7XT GT7600 Plus

RAM

8GB
 

Internal storage

256GB
128GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 1000 GB
 

OS

Android (9.0 Pie)
iPadOS

Battery

Capacity

7040 mAh
8827 mAh

Type

Not user replaceable
Li - Ion, Not user replaceable

Charging

Fast charging
 

Camera

Rear

Dual camera
Single camera

Main camera

 
8 megapixels

Features

Autofocus
Autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)

Second camera

5 megapixels
 

Features

Ultra-wide
 

Video recording

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (120 fps)

Features

 
Time-lapse video, Digital image stabilization

Front

8 megapixels
1.2 megapixels

Features

Dual-Camera
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Design

Dimensions

9.63 x 6.28 x 0.22 inches (244.5 x 159.5 x 5.7 mm)
9.8 x 6.8 x 0.29 inches (248.9 x 172.7 x 7.4 mm)

Weight

14.82 oz (420 g)
the average is 20.7 oz (591 g)
17.39 oz (493 g)
the average is 20.7 oz (591 g)

Materials

Back: Aluminum
Back: Aluminum

Biometrics

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

Features

Stylus
 

Colors

Mountain gray, Cloud blue, Rose blush
Silver, Space gray, Gold

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

 
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 14(700 PS), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 21(1500 Upper), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 29(700 d), 30(2300 WCS), 66(AWS-3), 71(600)

LTE (TDD)

 
Bands 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+)

UMTS

 
850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data Speed

 
LTE-A, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

Dual SIM

 
Yes

SIM type

 
Nano SIM, eSIM

Multimedia

Headphones

No 3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Features

Dolby Atmos, Album art cover, Background playback
 

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

5.0
4.2

Wi-Fi

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

USB

Type-C (reversible), USB 3.1
Lightning

Features

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

Sensors

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

Other

ANT+, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
UMA (Wi-Fi Calling)

Shopping information

In The Box

 
Lightning to USB cable, USB power adapter

MSRP

$ 730
$ 559
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