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Google Nexus 7 (2013)

Wi-Fi Only 32 GB

Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0

Sprint LTE 8 GB
SM-T217S
Google Nexus 7 (2013) Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0
Global Score
7.366.95
Basic Information
GoogleSamsung
Android 5.0, 4.4.4, 4.4.3, 4.4.2, 4.4, 4.3Android 4.4.2
2013-07-242013-04-29
7.87 x 4.49 x 0.34 inches7.40 x 4.37 x 0.39 inches
10.23 ounces10.90 ounces
Scratch-Resistant Glass--
$ 215.00 at Amazon$ 220.00 at Amazon
Display / Screen
7 inches7 inches
1920 x 1200 pixels 1024 x 600 pixels
IPS LCDTFT
323 pixels per inch170 pixels per inch
300 cd/m2 brightness--
Capacitive, Multi-touchCapacitive, Multi-touch
7.36.2
Performance
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064 chipsetQualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8930AB chipset
Krait (Quad-Core 1500 MHz) processorKrait 300 (Dual-Core 1700 MHz) processor
2 GB (533 MHz) RAM1,5 GB (533 MHz) RAM
Adreno 320 (400 MHz) GPUAdreno 305 (450 MHz) GPU
7.837.83
Storage
32 GB internal memory16 GB internal memory
No SD card slotmicroSD, microSDHC, microSDXC (up to 64 GB) external memory slot
3.33.5
Camera
5.00 MP + 1.20 MP3.00 MP + 1.30 MP
f/2.40 aperture--
1920 x 1080 (Full HD) video resolution--
5.283.85
Networks
Wi-FiWi-Fi
--Mobile Hotspot
LTE (4G), HSPA, EDGE and GPRSLTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G), HSDPA, HSUPA, UMTS, EDGE, GPRS, GSM and CDMA
Micro SIMSIM
8.19.5
Battery Life
3950mAh Li-Polymer Battery4000mAh Li-Ion Battery
Removable BatteryRemovable Battery
Wireless Charging--
--750 hours standby time
5.045.12
Other Features
Bluetooth 4.0Bluetooth 3.0
GPSGPS
NFC--
--Infra-red port
Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope and Light SensorAccelerometer, Compass, Light Sensor and Proximity Sensor

Comparisson review

Google Nexus 7 (2013) has a global score of 7.36, which is a bit better than Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0's general score of 6.95. Both devices in our current comparisson use Android operating system, but Google Nexus 7 (2013) has newer 5.0 version while Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 has Android 4.4.2 version. The Google Nexus 7 (2013) is a a bit lighter and somewhat thinner device than the Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0, although both of them were released with only a couple months difference.

The Google Nexus 7 (2013) has a brighter display than Galaxy Tab 3 7.0, and although they both have a same size screen, the Google Nexus 7 (2013) also has a way higher pixel count per inch in the display and a much better 1200 x 1920px resolution. Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 features a bit bigger storage for games and applications than Google Nexus 7 (2013), because although it has 0 less internal storage capacity, it also counts with a slot for SD memory cards that holds up to 64 GB.

The Galaxy Tab 3 7.0's processing unit is very similar to the processing unit in Google Nexus 7 (2013), because although the Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 has 512 MB less RAM and 2 lesser CPU cores (although they are faster), it also counts with a much better 450 megahertz GPU. Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 features a bit superior battery life than Google Nexus 7 (2013), because it has 4000mAh of battery capacity instead of 3950mAh.

The Google Nexus 7 (2013) takes much clearer pictures and videos than Galaxy Tab 3 7.0, because it has a camera in the back with a lot higher resolution.

In addition to being the best tablet in our comparisson, Google Nexus 7 (2013) is also the cheapest one, which makes this tablet an easy choice.