Phone Comparison - Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 (2019) vs Samsung Galaxy Note20 5G

Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 (2019)
samsung galaxy tab a 8.0 (2019)
Samsung Galaxy Note20 5G
samsung galaxy note20 5g
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general General Info

Manufacturer Samsung Samsung
Announced July 2019 2020, August 05
Status Coming Soon - July 2019 Coming soon. Exp. release 2020, August 21
Colors Carbon Black, Silver Gray Gray, other colors
Form Factor Candybar Candybar
Dimension 210 x 124.4 x 8 mm
(8.27 x 4.9 x 0.31 in)
161.6 x 75.2 x 8.3 mm
(6.36 x 2.96 x 0.33 in)
Weight 345g (12.17oz) 192 g (6.77 oz)
SIM Type Nano-SIM Single SIM (Nano-SIM and/or eSIM), Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
3G Network N/A HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
4G Network LTE (unspecified) LTE
Messaging
Build Features - - Fingerprint Sensor(in-display)
Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified)
IP68 dust/water resistant (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)
Stylus, 9ms latency (Bluetooth integration, accelerometer, gyro)

hardware Hardware and OS

OS Android 9.0 (Pie) Android 10
User Interface - One UI 2.1
Processor Quad-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53, Qualcomm SDM429 Snapdragon 429 [Similar] Octa-core (2x2.73 GHz Mongoose M5 & 2x2.50 GHz Cortex-A76 & 4x2.0 GHz Cortex-A55) - Global
Octa-core (1x3.09 GHz Kryo 585 & 3x2.42 GHz Kryo 585 & 4x1.8 GHz Kryo 585) - USA, Exynos 990 (7 nm+) - Global
Qualcomm SM8250 Snapdragon 865+ (7 nm+) - USA [Similar]
GPU Adreno 504 [Similar] Mali-G77 MP11 - Global
Adreno 650 - USA [Similar]
RAM 2 GB [Browse Similar] 8 GB [Browse Similar]
Internal Memory 32 GB 256 GB
External Memory microSD, up to 1 TB microSDXC (uses shared SIM slot)

display Display

Type TFT Capacitive Touchscreen Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen
Corning Gorilla Glass 7
HDR10+
Always-on display
Colors 16M colors 16M colors
Size 8.0 inches [Similar] 6.7 inches [Similar]
Resolution 800 x 1280 pixels (189 ppi) [Similar] 1080 x 2400 pixels (393 ppi)
Screen-to-Body Ratio 70.80% 89.10%
Multi-Touch yes yes

multimedia Multimedia

3.5mm Jack yes no
Radio No FM radio (Snapdragon model only; market/operator dependent)
Games Yes + Downloadable Yes + Downloadable
Loud Speaker yes

camera Camera

Rear Camera 8 MP [Similar] 12 MP + 64 MP + 12 MP [Similar]
Flash No LED Flash
Features 8 MP, AF
12 MP, f/1.8, 26mm (wide), 1/1.76", 1.8µm, Dual Pixel PDAF, OIS
64 MP, f/2.0, (telephoto), 1/1.72", 0.8µm, PDAF, OIS, 3x hybrid optical zoom
12 MP, f/2.2, 120˚ (ultrawide), 1/2.55", 1.4µm
Auto-HDR, Panorama
Video 1080p@30fps 8K@24fps, 4K@30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/240fps, 720p@960fps, HDR10+, stereo sound rec., gyro-EIS & OIS
Front Camera 2 MP [Similar] 10 MP, f/2.2, 26mm (wide), 1/3.2", 1.22µm, Dual Pixel PDAF
Dual video call, Auto-HDR
4K@30/60fps, 1080p@30fps [Similar]

connectivity Connectivity and Data Rate

GPRS Yes Yes
Edge Yes Yes
3G HSPA, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A, 5G
Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP 5.1, A2DP, LE, aptX
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
USB microUSB 2.0 3.2, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO
Browser Yes Yes

memory User Memory

Internal 32 GB, 2 GB RAM 256 GB, 8 GB RAM or 128 GB, 8 GB RAM UFS 3.1
Expandable Storage microSD, up to 1 TB microSDXC (uses shared SIM slot)
USB OTG Supported Supported

Apps Sensors

Fingerprint fingerprint not supported fingerprint supported
Proximity Sensor proximity sensor not present proximity sensor present
Accelerometer Sensor accelerometer sensor present accelerometer sensor present
Magnetic-Field Sensor (Compass) magnetic field sensor not present magnetic field sensor present
Gyroscope Sensor gyroscope sensor not present gyroscope sensor present
Barometer Sensor barometer sensor not present barometer sensor present
NFC NFC not supported NFC supported

battery Battery

Type Non-removable Li-Po Battery Non-removable Li-Ion battery
Fast charging 25W
USB Power Delivery 3.0
Fast Qi/PMA wireless charging
Reverse wireless charging 9W
Capacity 5100 mAh 4300 mAh
Stand by - -
Talk Time - -