Toshiba Encore 2 8-inch vs Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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Display

Size:

8.0 inches
5.5 inches

Resolution:

1280 x 800 pixels, 189 PPI
2560 x 1440 pixels, 534 PPI

Technology:

Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body:

66.73 %
76.09 %

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 4), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware

System chip:

Intel Atom
Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996

Processor:

Quad-core
Quad-core, 2200 MHz, Kryo, 64-bit, 14 nm

GPU:

Yes
Adreno 530

RAM:

1GB
4GB LPDDR4

Internal storage:

32GB
32GB, available to use: 24.4 GB

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 128 GB
microSDXC up to 200 GB

Device type:

Tablet
Smartphone

OS:

Windows (8.1)
Android (8.0 Oreo, 7.0 Nougat, 6.0 Marshmallow), Samsung TouchWiz UI

Battery

Capacity:

3600 mAh

Type:

User replaceable
Li - Ion, Not user replaceable

Charging:

Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0, Qi and Powermat wireless charging

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera:

5 MP (Autofocus)
12 MP (OIS, PDAF)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F1.7; Focal length: 26 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.5"; Pixel size: 1.4 μm

Video recording:

1920x1080 (Full HD) (24 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (240 fps)

Features:

HDR, Picture-taking during video recording, Video calling, Video sharing

Front:

1.2 MP
5 MP (HDR)

Design

Dimensions:

8.29 x 5.20 x 0.37 inches (210.62 x 132 x 9.48 mm)
5.94 x 2.86 x 0.30 inches (150.9 x 72.6 x 7.7 mm)

Weight:

13.58 oz (385.0 g)
5.54 oz (157.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 4); Frame: Aluminum

Resistance:

Water, Dust; IP68

Biometrics:

Fingerprint (touch)

Features:

Touch sensitive control keys

Keys:

Left: Volume control; Right: Lock/Unlock key

Colors:

Gold
Black, Gold, Silver, White, Pink gold, Black pearl, Coral blue

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 29(700 d), 30(2300 WCS)

LTE (TDD):

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

UMTS:

850, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data Speed:

LTE-A Cat 9 (450/50 Mbit/s), HSPA

SIM type:

Nano SIM

HD Voice:

Yes

VoLTE:

Yes

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Multiple speakers
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features:

Dolby Digital Plus
Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring:

Wireless screen share

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.0
4.2

Wi-Fi:

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

USB:

microUSB, USB 2.0
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features:

Mass storage device, Charging
Charging, OTG, Mass storage device

Location:

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass

Sensors:

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

Other:

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

Hearing aid compatible:

M4, T3

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Feb 12, 2016

FCC ID value:

A3LSMG935F link

Measured SAR:

Head:

0.27 W/kg

Body:

0.66 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.59 W/kg

Wireless Router:

0.96 W/kg

Buyers information

Price:

$ 200
$ 799

Availability

Officially announced:

May 27, 2014
Feb 21, 2016

Scheduled release:

July 2014
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