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Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 8-inch Apple iPad 4
Global Score
7.116.79
Basic Information
SamsungApple
Android 4.2.2iOS 7.x, 6.1, 6
2013-06-030000-00-00
8.26 x 4.87 x 0.29 inches9.50 x 7.31 x 0.37 inches
11.08 ounces23.00 ounces
--Black and White
$ 305.00 at Amazon$ 295.00 at Amazon
Display / Screen
8 inches9.7 inches
1280 x 800 pixels 2048 x 1536 pixels
Super Clear LCDIPS LCD
189 pixels per inch264 pixels per inch
Capacitive, Multi-touchCapacitive, Multi-touch
5.97
Performance
Samsung Exynos 4 Dual chipsetApple A6X chipset
ARM Cortex-A9 (Dual-Core 1500 MHz) processor Dual-Core 1400 MHz processor
1,5 GB RAM1 GB RAM
ARM Mali-400 MP4 (Quad-Core 266 MHz) GPUPowerVR SGX554 (Dual-Core 200 MHz) GPU
8.467.65
Storage
32 GB internal memory16 GB internal memory
microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC (up to 64 GB) external memory slotNo SD card slot
4.32.5
Camera
5.00 MP + 1.30 MP5.00 MP + 1.20 MP
--f/2.40 aperture
1280 x 720 (30 fps) (HD) video resolution1920 x 1080 (30 fps) (Full HD) video resolution
4.846.27
Networks
Wi-FiWi-Fi
--Mobile Hotspot
LTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G), HSDPA, HSUPA, EDGE and GPRSLTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G), HSDPA, EDGE and GPRS
SIMMicro SIM
99.2
Battery Life
4450mAh Battery Li-Polymer Battery
Non-Removable BatteryNon-Removable Battery
42 hours talk time--
5.121.36
Other Features
Bluetooth 4.0Bluetooth 4.0
GPSGPS
Accelerometer, Compass, Light Sensor and Proximity SensorAccelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope and Light Sensor

Comparisson review

The Galaxy Tab 3 8-inch has a general score of 7.11, which is just a bit better than Apple iPad 4's 6.79 overall score. Galaxy Tab 3 8-inch's body is way lighter and thinner than Apple iPad 4. Galaxy Tab 3 8-inch has Android 4.2.2 operating system, and Apple iPad 4 has iOS 7.x operating system. The Apple iPad 4 has a sharper display than Galaxy Tab 3 8-inch, because it has a way higher resolution of 1536 x 2048px, a better screen pixel density and a bigger screen.

Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 8-inch features a quite better performance than iPad 4, and although they both have 2 cores, the Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 8-inch also has more RAM and a much better graphics co-processor. Apple iPad 4 features a very superior camera than Galaxy Tab 3 8-inch, and although they both have a same resolution back camera, the Apple iPad 4 also has a much better (Full HD) video quality.

The Galaxy Tab 3 8-inch features a lot bigger storage to store more games and applications than iPad 4, because it has a SD memory slot that allows up to 64 GB and 32 GB internal memory. Galaxy Tab 3 8-inch has a very superior battery lifetime than iPad 4.

Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 8-inch is a bit more expensive than the Apple iPad 4, but it's still a great deal, because you can get a lot more features for that extra money.