• Apple iPad mini 2 Retina Display vs Asus ZenPad S 8.0 Z580CA vs Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 9.7

Phone Comparison - Apple iPad mini 2 Retina Display vs Asus ZenPad S 8.0 Z580CA vs Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 9.7

general General Info

Manufacturer Apple Asus Samsung
Announced October 2013 June 2015 July 2015
Status Available - November 2013 Coming Soon - July 2015 Coming Soon - August 2015
Price - Rs. 16,490 ($242.50) [Similarly Priced] Rs. 23,855 ($349.99) [Similarly Priced]
Colors Space Gray, Silver Black, White White, black
Form Factor Candybar Candybar Candybar
Dimension 200 x 134.7 x 7.5 mm
(7.87 x 5.3 x 0.3 in)
203.2 x 134.5 x 6.6 mm
(8 x 5.3 x 0.26 in)
237.3 x 169 x 5.6 mm
(9.34 x 6.65 x 0.22 in)
Weight 331 g / 341 g (11.68 oz / 12.03 oz) 298 g (10.51 oz) 389 g (Wi-Fi) / 392 g (LTE) (13.72 oz (Wi-Fi) / 13.83 oz (LTE))
2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
N/A GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G Network HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 N/A HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
4G Network LTE- all models - LTE 700 / 800 / 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 / 2100 / 2600
Messaging , Push Mail, EMail, IM , EMail, IM SMS, MMS, Push Mail, EMail, IM
Build Features - - - Fingerprint sensor

hardware Hardware and OS

OS iOS 7.0.2 Android OS, v5.0 (Lollipop) Android OS, v5.0.2 (Lollipop)
Processor Dual-core 1.3 GHz Cyclone (ARM v8-based), Apple A7 Quad-core, Intel Atom Z3560 or Z3580 , Qualcomm Snapdragon
GPU PowerVR G6430 (quad-core graphics) PowerVR G6430 -
RAM N/A 2/4 GB 3 GB
Internal Memory 16/32/64/128 GB storage 16/32/64 GB 32/64 GB
External Memory No microSD, up to 128 GB microSD, up to 128 GB

display Display

Type LED-backlit IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen IPS LCD Capacitive Touchscreen, Oleophobic Coating Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen
Colors 16M colors 16M colors 16M colors
Size 7.9 inches 8.0 inches 9.7 inches
Resolution 1536 x 2048 pixels (324 ppi) 1536 x 2048 pixels (320 ppi) 1536 x 2048 pixels (264 ppi)
Screen-to-Body Ratio 71.76% 72.52% 72.61%
Multi-Touch yes yes yes

multimedia Multimedia

3.5mm Jack yes yes yes
Radio No - No
Games Yes + Downloadable Yes + Downloadable Yes + Downloadable
Loud Speaker yes yes yes

camera Camera

Rear Camera 5 MP, 2592x1944 pixels 8 MP, 3264 x 2448 pixels 8 MP, 3264 x 2448 pixels
Flash No No No
Features Auto focus, Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection, HDR Yes Auto focus, Yes
Video Yes, 1080p@30fps, video stabilization Yes 1440p@30fps
Front Camera Yes, 1.2 MP, 720p@30fps, face detection, [Similar] 5 MP [Similar] 2.1 MP [Similar]

connectivity Connectivity and Data Rate

GPRS Yes No Yes
Edge Yes No Yes
3G DC-HSDPA, 42 Mbps; HSDPA, 21 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps, LTE, 100 Mbps; EV-DO Rev. A, up to 3.1 Mbps No HSPA, LTE
Bluetooth Yes, v4.0 with A2DP, EDR v4.1, LE v4.1, LE
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
USB Yes, v2.0 microUSB v2.0, Type-C reversible connector microUSB v2.0
GPS Yes, with A-GPS support and GLONASS Yes, GLONASS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
Browser HTML (Safari) HTML5 HTML5

memory User Memory

Internal 16/32/64/128 GB storage 16/32/64 GB, 2/4 GB RAM 32/64 GB, 3 GB RAM
Expandable Storage No microSD, up to 128 GB microSD, up to 128 GB

Apps Sensors

Fingerprint fingerprint not supported fingerprint not supported fingerprint supported
Proximity Sensor proximity sensor not present proximity sensor not present proximity sensor not present
Accelerometer Sensor accelerometer sensor present accelerometer sensor present accelerometer sensor present
NFC NFC not supported NFC not supported NFC not supported

battery Battery

Type Non-removable Li-Po battery (23.8 Wh) Non-removable Li-Po battery (15.2 Wh) Non-removable Li-Ion Battery
Capacity - 4000 mAh 5870 mAh
Stand by - - -
Talk Time Up to 10 h (multimedia) Up to 8 h (multimedia) -