|Pretty Good Screen Quality.|
Android 9.0 Pie.
Solid, sharp screen.
Looks and feels a lot like a more expensive tablet.
Good battery life.
|Full Plastic body.|
Only One Speaker.
Limited graphics power.
Some minor system lag.
When it comes to tablets, Samsung always has its A-game on. In this article, we are going to compare two of the tablets launched by Samsung, i.e., Samsung Galaxy tab A 10.1vs Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0.
So, if you have plans to buy any of these products read till the end, we might help you choose the product of your choice.
So, without further ado, let’s get started!
Design is our first concern that comes to our mind while buying our devices. Everyone likes their tabs to be light and sleek. Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 has a weight of 469g and a thickness of about 7.5 mm. it has a height of 245 mm. it has an aluminum metal body with a glass front. The Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 comes in three colors: Black, Silver, and Golden.
The Samsung galaxy tab A 8.0 is 347 grams heavy with a thickness of about 8.0 mm. It has a height of 210 mm. It is has full plastic body. It comes in two basic colors: Black and white.
When it comes to display, Samsung Galaxy A 10.1 has a big screen of 10.1 inches (25.65 cm) and has a screen resolution of 1200×1920 pixels. Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 has a screen-to-body ratio is 81.0%.
On the other hand, Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 has a screen of 8.0 inches (20.23 cm) with a resolution of 800×1280 pixels. It has a screen-to-body ratio of 71.8%. Both devices have touch screens with capacitive Multi-touch.
So, here Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 is the clear winner. With its big screen and better resolution, it gives you a premium experience while using.
CAMERA & SPEAKERS
Samsung has always shown camera improvements. Not only their phones but their tabs also do good jobs when it comes to capturing pictures and videos. The Samsung galaxy tab A 10.1 has a Rear camera of 8 MP and a front camera with 5 MP. It also has a panorama feature. Whereas Galaxy Tab A 8.0 has a rear camera of 8 MP with a front camera of 2 MP. But it lacks the panorama feature.
The Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 supports audio features of Dolby Atmos, Album art cover, Background playback with multiple speakers. It has loudspeakers. While Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.0 has audio features of an Album art cover, Background playback. It has multiple speakers. Both devices have a headphone jack of 3.5mm. The sound quality of both products is the same, and both got the point here.
HARDWARE & PERFORMANCE
Samsung Galaxy tab A 10.1 processor is made with Octa-core, 1800 MHz, ARM Cortex-A73 and ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit. It has a chipset from Exynos 7904 and supports graphics of Mali-G71 MP2. It has RAM of 3 GB with an internal storage of 32GB. It has a microSD card slot, and you can expand your devices’ storage up to 512GB.
While Samsung Galaxy tab A 10.1.has a Quad-core, 1200 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit as a processor. It has a chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 8916 and supports Adreno 306 graphics. The internal storage is 32 GB with 2 GB RAM and can be expandable to 400 GB by inserting a microSD card.
Both devices have pretty powerful processors, which allow the running of various heavy app smoothly and fast.
The operating system used in the Samsung Galaxy tab A 10.1 is Android (10, 9.0 Pie), Samsung One UI. While the Samsung Galaxy tab A 8.0 works on the operating system of Android (7.1 Nougat, 6.0 Marshmallow, 5.0 Lollipop).
No Doubt both operating systems are good, but the Galaxy tab A 10.1 is a winner here because of its advcnaced OS.
A device with good battery life is our topmost priority when we go out in search of a phone or tablet. The Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 has a battery capacity of 6150 mAh. The battery is made of lithium polymer and is non-replaceable by users. While the Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 has a battery capacity of 4200 mAh. Its battery is made up of lithium polymer and is non-replaceable by users.
Both devices have a battery with a lifetime greater than 10 hours. But due to its larger capacity, Samsung Galaxy tab 10.1 has a 20% stronger battery than the Galaxy Tab 8.0.
As far we have seen both products are almost, but what makes these two products different is the price.
The Samsung Galaxy tab A10.1 will cost you around $330 while Samsung’s other Tab, the Galaxy tab 8.0, will cost you. $ 230. A difference of 100 bucks!
Although tab 8.0 comes at a low price than Tab A 10.1, it has all the features that make it a fair price under this price range. But by paying extra 100 bucks, you can enjoy the premium quality of Galaxy tab A 10.1.
Are you still confused and can’t make a decision? No worries!
Our final verdict is here to help you. So, Galaxy tab A 8.0 is your go-to option if you are looking for a tab under $250. Even with this price range, it gives you services as fast and smooth as any expensive tablets. Plus it speaker quality is also better than the Galaxy tab A10.2.
Galaxy Tab A10.2, no doubt, is a bit pricey, but the luxury and high-quality experience it gives- you are going to love that. So if you have some extra bucks to spend and want to give yourself a little gift, buy yourself a Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.2.