Compare Apple iPad Air 2 vs Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8

Updated May 2019
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Gadgets

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Features

Key information

OS

iOS v8.1
Android 5.0

Colour

white
multiple

Display

Physical sise, inches

9,7
8

Type

LCD
TFT

Sensor type

IPS
PLS

Resolution, pixel

2048 x 1536
1024 x 768

Pixel dencity, ppi

264
160

Screen to body ratio, %

71.63
69

Features

Ambient light sensor
Scratch-resistant

Touch screen

Capacitive touchscreen

Multitouch screen

Camera

Back camera, MP

8
5

Back camera flash

Camcorder

Front facing camera, MP

1.2
2

Front camera flash

Hardware

System chip

Apple A8X
Qualcomm APQ 8016

Processor

Tri core, Cyclone
Quad-Core

CPU frequency,MHz

1500
1200

Graphic processor

PowerVR G6850
ULP GeForce

Memory

System memory, GB

2
1.5

Built-in storage, GB

16
16

Slot

has not
micro SD

Storage expansion

up to 128 GB

Battery

Type

Li-Po
Li-Ion

Capacity, mAh

8600
4200

User replaceable

Multimedia

Speakers

3.5 mm stereo jack

Radio

Music player

Cellurar

Amount of sim cards

has not
1

Sim

Nano sim

Micro sim

Phone features

Sensors

Accelerometer
Accelerometer

Flight mode

Silent mode

Speakerphone

Voice commands

Voice recording

Camera features

Face detectoin

Auto flash

Autofocus

Geo-tagging

Digital zoom

Connectivity

Bluetooth

v 4.2
4.1

WIFI

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac
802.11 a, b, g, n

USB

HDMI

Mini-HDMI

Micro USB

Positioning

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass
GPS

OTA sync

Computer sync

Coming with

USB cable

Power adapter

Stylus

Keyboard

Dimensions

Thickness, mm

6.1
7.4

Width, mm

169.5
137.9

Height, mm

240
208.3

Weigth, grams

437
313

Common

Model

iPad Air 2
Galaxy Tab A 8

Brand

Apple
Samsung

Rating on Amazon

4.6
4.4

Reviews on Amazon

5519
2388

Tablets comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 19.5
  • 16.5
  • 19.5Apple iPad Air 2
  • 16.5Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8

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