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Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0

Sprint LTE 8 GB
SM-T217S
Apple iPad mini Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0
Global Score
6.856.95
Basic Information
AppleSamsung
iOS 8.x, 7.x, 6.1, 6Android 4.4.2
0000-00-002013-04-29
7.87 x 5.30 x 0.28 inches7.40 x 4.37 x 0.39 inches
11.01 ounces10.90 ounces
Black and White--
Aluminium--
$ 235.00 at Amazon$ 220.00 at Amazon
Display / Screen
7.9 inches7 inches
1024 x 768 pixels 1024 x 600 pixels
IPS LCDTFT
162 pixels per inch170 pixels per inch
Capacitive, Multi-touchCapacitive, Multi-touch
6.16.2
Performance
Apple A5 chipsetQualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8930AB chipset
ARM Cortex-A9 (Dual-Core 1000 MHz) processorKrait 300 (Dual-Core 1700 MHz) processor
512 MB RAM1,5 GB (533 MHz) RAM
PowerVR SGX543 MP2 (Dual-Core 200 MHz) GPUAdreno 305 (450 MHz) GPU
7.297.83
Storage
16 GB internal memory16 GB internal memory
No SD card slotmicroSD, microSDHC, microSDXC (up to 64 GB) external memory slot
2.53.5
Camera
5.00 MP + 1.20 MP3.00 MP + 1.30 MP
f/2.40 aperture--
33.00mm focal length--
1920 x 1080 (30 fps) (Full HD) video resolution--
6.493.85
Networks
Wi-FiWi-Fi
Mobile HotspotMobile Hotspot
LTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G), HSDPA, UMTS, EDGE, GPRS, GSM and CDMALTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G), HSDPA, HSUPA, UMTS, EDGE, GPRS, GSM and CDMA
Nano SIMSIM
9.49.5
Battery Life
4440mAh Li-Polymer Battery4000mAh Li-Ion Battery
Non-Removable BatteryRemovable Battery
--750 hours standby time
5.365.12
Other Features
Bluetooth 4.0Bluetooth 3.0
GPSGPS
--Infra-red port
Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope and Light SensorAccelerometer, Compass, Light Sensor and Proximity Sensor

Comparisson review

The Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 is a little bit better than iPad mini, with a global score of 6.95 against 6.85. The Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 works with Android 4.4.2 OS, while iPad mini counts with iOS 8.x OS. Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0's body is much thicker but just a little lighter than iPad mini. Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 has a little more vivid screen than iPad mini, because although it has a little bit worse 600 x 1024 resolution and a bit smaller screen, it also counts with a little better display pixels density.

Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 counts with a little faster processing unit than iPad mini, and although they both have 2 CPU cores, the Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 also has 1 GB more RAM memory and a faster GPU working at 450 MHz. Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 counts with much more memory capacity to install applications and games than Apple iPad mini, and although they both have the same 16 GB internal memory capacity, the Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 also has a SD memory slot that allows up to 64 GB.

The Apple iPad mini has just a bit better battery life than Galaxy Tab 3 7.0, because it has a 4440mAh battery size instead of 4000mAh. The iPad mini shoots way better videos and photos than Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0, because it has a lot more mega pixels back facing camera.

Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 not only is the best devices between the ones we are comparing here, but it's also cheap compared to the iPad mini.