Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 vs Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 9.7-inch

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Display

Size

10.5 inches
9.7 inches

Resolution

2560 x 1600 pixels, 16:10 ratio,
288 PPI
2048 x 1536 pixels,
264 PPI

Technology

Super AMOLED
Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body

81.93 %
72.71 %

Features

HDR video support, Ambient light sensor
Scratch-resistant glass, Ambient light sensor

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SM8150
Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 5433

Processor

Octa-core, 2840 MHz, Kryo 485, 64-bit, 7 nm
Octa-core, 1900 MHz, ARM Cortex-A57 and ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 20 nm

GPU

Adreno 640
Mali-T760 MP6

RAM

8GB
3GB

Internal storage

256GB
64GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 1000 GB
microSDXC up to 128 GB

OS

Android (9.0 Pie)
Android (7.0 Nougat, 6.0 Marshmallow, 5.0 Lollipop)

Battery

Capacity

7040 mAh
5870 mAh

Type

Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging

Fast charging
 

Camera

Rear

Dual camera
Single camera

Main camera

 
8 MP

Features

Autofocus
Autofocus

Second camera

5 MP
 

Features

Ultra-wide
 

Video recording

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps)
2560x1440 (QHD), 1920x1080 (Full HD), 1280x720 (HD), 640x480 (VGA)

Features

 
EIS, Video calling, Video sharing

Front

8 MP
2.1 MP

Features

Dual-Camera
 

Design

Dimensions

9.63 x 6.28 x 0.22 inches (244.5 x 159.5 x 5.7 mm)
9.34 x 6.65 x 0.22 inches (237.3 x 169 x 5.6 mm)

Weight

14.82 oz (420 g)
the average is 15 oz (427 g)
13.83 oz (392 g)
the average is 15 oz (427 g)

Materials

Back: Aluminum
Back: Metal

Biometrics

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

Features

Stylus
Touch sensitive control keys

Colors

Mountain gray, Cloud blue, Rose blush
 

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

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

UMTS

 
850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data Speed

 
LTE-A Cat 6 (300/50 Mbit/s), HSPA, HSUPA

Multimedia

Headphones

No 3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Features

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

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

5.0
4.1

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
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features

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

Sensors

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

Other

ANT+, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Phone features

Notifications

 
Flight mode, Silent mode

Other features

 
Voice commands, Voice recording

Shopping information

MSRP

$ 730
 
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