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Acer ICONIA TAB A501 Samsung Galaxy Tab 4G LTE
Global Score
5.575.74
Basic Information
AcerSamsung
Android 3.2, 3.0Android 2.2
2011-03-222011-01-06
10.24 x 6.97 x 0.52 inches7.48 x 4.74 x 0.47 inches
25.75 ounces13.40 ounces
$ 215.00 at Amazon$ 220.00 at Amazon
Display / Screen
10.1 inches7 inches
1280 x 800 pixels 1024 x 600 pixels
LCDTFT
149 pixels per inch170 pixels per inch
Capacitive, Multi-touchCapacitive, Multi-touch
5.55.7
Performance
--Samsung Exynos 3 chipset
ARM Cortex-A9 (Dual-Core 1000 MHz) processorARM Cortex-A8 (Single-Core 1200 MHz) processor
1 GB RAM--
Yes GPUPowerVR SGX540 (200 MHz) GPU
6.576.75
Storage
16 GB internal memory2 GB internal memory
microSD, microSDHC (up to 32 GB) external memory slotmicroSD, microSDHC external memory slot
3.261.1
Camera
5.00 MP + 2.00 MP5.00 MP + 1.30 MP
--720 x 480 (30 fps) video resolution
4.734.95
Networks
Wi-FiWi-Fi
HSPA+ (4G), HSDPA, HSUPA, UMTS, EDGE, GPRS and GSMLTE (4G), EV-DO A and CDMA
SIM--
5.17.3
Battery Life
3260mAh Li-Ion Battery4000mAh Li-Ion Battery
Non-Removable BatteryNon-Removable Battery
3.765.52
Other Features
Bluetooth 2.1, EDRBluetooth 3.0
GPSGPS
Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity SensorLight Sensor

Comparisson review

The Galaxy Tab 4G LTE is just a bit better than Acer ICONIA TAB A501, with a overall score of 5.74 against 5.57. These tablets include Android OS (Operating System), but the Galaxy Tab 4G LTE has the previous 2.2 version while Acer ICONIA TAB A501 has Android 3.2 version. Galaxy Tab 4G LTE is a a little bit thinner and noticeably lighter tablet than Acer ICONIA TAB A501, although both were only released with a couple of months difference.

Galaxy Tab 4G LTE counts with a bit superior processor than Acer ICONIA TAB A501, because although it has an inferior number of cores , it also counts with a graphics processor. The Galaxy Tab 4G LTE counts with a little bit better looking screen than Acer ICONIA TAB A501, because although it has a way worse 600 x 1024 pixels resolution and a much smaller display, it also counts with a little better screen pixel density.

The Acer ICONIA TAB A501 features a very superior memory for games and applications than Galaxy Tab 4G LTE, because it has 14 GB more internal storage capacity. The Samsung Galaxy Tab 4G LTE features a much longer battery life than Acer ICONIA TAB A501, because it has 4000mAh of battery capacity. The Samsung Galaxy Tab 4G LTE shoots a bit better pictures and videos than Acer ICONIA TAB A501. Both have a 5 mega-pixels resolution back-facing camera.

The Galaxy Tab 4G LTE costs a bit more than Acer ICONIA TAB A501, but it's still a convenient choice, because you can get a lot more for that extra money.