Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 vs Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

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
HDR video support, Ambient light sensor

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SM8150
Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996

Processor

Octa-core, 2840 MHz, Kryo 485, 64-bit, 7 nm
Quad-core, 2150 MHz, Kryo, 64-bit, 14 nm

GPU

Adreno 640
Adreno 530

RAM

8GB LPDDR4
4GB LPDDR4

Internal storage

256GB
32GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 1000 GB
microSDXC up to 256 GB

OS

Android (9.0 Pie)
Android (9.0 Pie, 8.0 Oreo, 7.0 Nougat), Samsung One UI

Battery

Capacity

7040 mAh
6000 mAh

Type

Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging

Fast charging
Fast charging

Camera

Rear

Dual camera
Single camera

Main camera

 
13 MP (Autofocus)

Autofocus
 

Specifications

Aperture size: F1.9; Pixel size: 1 μm
Aperture size: F1.9; Focal length: 27 mm

Second camera

5 MP (Ultra-wide)
 

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.2; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
 

Video recording

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

Front

8 MP (Dual-Camera)
5 MP

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 0.24 inches (237.3 x 169 x 6 mm)

Weight

14.82 oz (420 g)
the average is 15.7 oz (448 g)
15.13 oz (429 g)
the average is 15.7 oz (448 g)

Materials

Back: Aluminum
Back: Glass

Biometrics

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

Features

Stylus
Stylus, Touch sensitive control keys

Colors

Mountain gray, Cloud blue, Rose blush
Black, Silver

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
4.2

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, Hotspot

USB

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

Features

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

Sensors

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

Other

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

Shopping information

MSRP

$ 730
$ 600
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