Phone Comparison - Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 P5100 vs Amazon Kindle Fire

Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 P5100
samsung galaxy tab 2 10.1 p5100
Amazon Kindle Fire
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general General Info

Manufacturer Samsung Amazon
Announced February 2012 September 2011
Status Released - May 2012 Available - November 2011
Colors Black Black
Form Factor Candybar Candybar
Dimension 256.6 x 175.3 x 9.7 mm
(10.1 x 6.9 x 0.38 in)
190 x 120 x 11.4 mm
(7.48 x 4.72 x 0.45 in)
Weight 588 g (20.74 oz) 413 g (14.57 oz)
2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 N/A
3G Network HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 N/A
Messaging , EMail, IM , Push Mail, EMail, IM

hardware Hardware and OS

OS Android OS, v4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) Android OS, v2.3 (customized)
Processor Dual-core 1 GHz Cortex-A9, TI OMAP 4430 [Similar] Dual-core 1 GHz Cortex-A9, TI OMAP 4430 [Similar]
GPU PowerVR SGX540 [Similar] PowerVR SGX540 [Similar]
RAM 1 GB [Browse Similar] 512 MB [Browse Similar]
Internal Memory 16/32 GB storage 8 GB storage
External Memory microSD, up to 32GB No

display Display

Type PLS TFT capacitive touchscreen IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
Colors 16M colors 16M colors
Size 10.1 inches [Similar] 7.0 inches [Similar]
Resolution 800 x 1280 pixels (149 ppi) [Similar] 1024 x 600 pixels (170 ppi)
Screen-to-Body Ratio 66.15% 60.16%
Multi-Touch yes yes

multimedia Multimedia

3.5mm Jack yes yes
Radio No Stereo FM radio
Games Yes Yes + Downloadable
Loud Speaker yes no

camera Camera

Rear Camera 3.15 MP, 2048x1536 pixels [Similar] N/A [Similar]
Flash LED flash N/A
Features Auto focus, Geo-tagging N/A
Video Yes, 1080p N/A
Front Camera Yes, VGA [Similar] N/A [Similar]

connectivity Connectivity and Data Rate

GPRS Class 12 (4+1/3+2/2+3/1+4 slots), 32 - 48 kbps No
Edge Class 12 No
3G HSDPA, 21 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps No
Bluetooth Yes, v3.0 with A2DP No
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, dual-band, Wi-Fi hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
USB Yes, v2.0 Yes
GPS Yes No
Browser HTML, Adobe Flash HTML (Amazon Silk)

memory User Memory

Internal 16/32 GB storage, 1GB RAM 8GB storage, 512 MB RAM
Expandable Storage microSD, up to 32GB No

Apps Sensors

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

battery Battery

Type Standard battery, Li-Po Non-removable Li-Ion Battery
Capacity 7000 mAh 4400 mAh
Stand by Up to 200 h -
Talk Time Up to 10 h -