Phone Comparison - Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 8.0 vs Apple iPad Air

Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 8.0
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Apple iPad Air
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general General Info Comparison between form factor, dimension, weight, etc of Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 8.0 and Apple iPad Air

Manufacturer

Samsung Apple

Announced

June 2013 October 2013

Status

Available - July 2013 Available - November 2013

Colors

White Space Gray, Silver

Form Factor

Candybar Candybar

Dimension

209.8 x 123.8 x 7.4 mm 240 x 169.5 x 7.5 mm

Weight

314 g 469 g / 478 g

2G Network

GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO

3G Network

HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100

4G Network

LTE 800 / 850 / 900 / 1800 / 2100 / 2600 LTE- all models

Messaging

SMS, MMS, Push Mail, EMail, IM , Push Mail, EMail, IM

hardware Hardware and OS Lets check which phone has better OS, processor, GPU and memory - Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 8.0 or Apple iPad Air?

OS

Android OS, v4.2.2 (Jelly Bean) iOS 7.0.2

Processor

Dual-core 1.5 GHz, Exynos 4212 [Similar] Dual-core 1.3 GHz Cyclone (ARM v8-based), Apple A7 [Similar]

GPU

Mali-400MP [Similar] PowerVR G6430 (quad-core graphics) [Similar]

RAM

1.5 GB N/A

Internal Memory

8/16 GB 16/32/64/128 GB storage

External Memory

microSD, up to 64 GB No

display Display Which phone's display (color, resolution, etc) is better, Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 8.0 or Apple iPad Air?

Type

Capacitive touchscreen LED-backlit IPS LCD, capacitive touchscreen

Colors

16M colors 16M colors

Size

8.0 inches [Similar] 9.7 inches [Similar]

Resolution

800 x 1280 pixels (189 ppi) 1536 x 2048 pixels (264 ppi)

Multi-Touch

yes yes

Accelerometer

yes yes

Proximity

yes no

multimedia Multimedia Comparison between Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 8.0 and Apple iPad Air features related to Multimedia.

HDMI Port

no no

3.5mm Jack

yes yes

Radio

No No

Java

Yes, via Java MIDP emulator No

Games

Yes + Downloadable Yes + Downloadable

Loud Speaker

yes yes

camera Camera Comparison between still camera, front camera and video camera of Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 8.0 and Apple iPad Air?

Resolution

5 MP, 2592х1944 pixels [Similar] 5 MP, 2592 x 1944 pixels [Similar]

Flash

LED flash No

Features

Auto focus, Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection Auto focus, Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection, HDR

Video

Yes, 720p@30fps Yes, 1080p@30fps, video stabilization

Secondary

Yes, 1.3 MP Yes, 1.2 MP, 720p@30fps, face detection,

connectivity Connectivity and Data Rate Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 8.0 vs Apple iPad Air 2G/3G/4G, bluetooth, WiFi, USB connectivity and data rate.

GPRS

Yes Yes

Edge

Yes Yes

3G

HSDPA, 42 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps; LTE, Cat3, 50 Mbps UL, 100 Mbps DL DC-HSDPA, 42 Mbps; HSDPA, 21 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps, LTE, 100 Mbps; EV-DO Rev. A, up to 3.1 Mbps

Bluetooth

Yes, v4.0 with A2DP Yes, v4.0 with A2DP

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, Wi-Fi hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, Wi-Fi hotspot

USb

Yes, microUSB v2.0 (MHL), USB Host Yes, v2.0

GPS

Yes, with A-GPS support Yes, with A-GPS support and GLONASS

Browser

HTML5 HTML (Safari)

memory User Memory Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 8.0 and Apple iPad Air call records, phonebook, internal and external memory, storage comparison.

Phonebook

Practically unlimited entries and fields, Photocall Practically unlimited entries and fields, Photocall

Call Records

Practically unlimited Practically unlimited

Internal

8/16 GB, 1.5 GB RAM 16/32/64/128 GB storage

Card Slot

microSD, up to 64 GB No

battery Battery Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 8.0 or Apple iPad Air, which has the higher battery capacity and talk time?

Type

Non-removable Li-Ion Battery Non-removable Li-Po battery (32.4 Wh)

Capacity

4450 mAh -

Stand by

- -

Talk Time

Up to 11 h Up to 10 h (multimedia)

apps Important Apps Which phone Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 8.0 or Apple iPad Air supports more important apps like NFC, facebook, twitter, document viewer, voice commands?

NFC

no no

Social Networking

yes yes

Calendar

yes yes

Document Viewer

yes yes

Voice Recording

yes yes

Voice Commands

yes yes
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