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Apple iPad mini 3

64 GB
A1600, A1599
Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 8-inch Apple iPad mini 3
Global Score
7.117.73
Basic Information
SamsungApple
Android 4.2.2iOS 8.x
2013-06-032014-10-16
8.26 x 4.87 x 0.29 inches7.87 x 5.30 x 0.30 inches
11.08 ounces12.03 ounces
--Gold and Gray
--Aluminium
$ 305.00 at Amazon$ 289.00 at Amazon
Display / Screen
8 inches7.9 inches
1280 x 800 pixels 2048 x 1536 pixels
Super Clear LCDIPS LCD
189 pixels per inch324 pixels per inch
Capacitive, Multi-touchCapacitive, Multi-touch
5.97.4
Performance
Samsung Exynos 4 Dual chipsetApple A7 chipset
ARM Cortex-A9 (Dual-Core 1500 MHz) processor64-bit Cyclone (Dual-Core 1300 MHz) processor
1,5 GB RAM1 GB RAM
ARM Mali-400 MP4 (Quad-Core 266 MHz) GPUPowerVR G6430 (600 MHz) GPU
8.468.55
Storage
32 GB internal memory64 GB internal memory
microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC (up to 64 GB) external memory slotNo SD card slot
4.34.4
Camera
5.00 MP + 1.30 MP5.00 MP + 1.20 MP
--f/2.40 aperture
--32.00mm focal length
1280 x 720 (30 fps) (HD) video resolution1920 x 1080 (30 fps) (Full HD) video resolution
4.846.49
Networks
Wi-FiWi-Fi
--Mobile Hotspot
LTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G), HSDPA, HSUPA, EDGE and GPRSLTE (4G), HSPA, UMTS, EV-DO A, EV-DO B, EDGE, GPRS, GSM and CDMA
SIMNano SIM
98.8
Battery Life
4450mAh Battery6350mAh Battery
Non-Removable BatteryNon-Removable Battery
42 hours talk time--
5.125.92
Other Features
Bluetooth 4.0Bluetooth 4.0
GPSGPS
--Fingerprint ID Scanner
Accelerometer, Compass, Light Sensor and Proximity SensorAccelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope and Light Sensor

Comparisson review

The Apple iPad mini 3 has a general score of 7.73, which is slightly better than the Galaxy Tab 3 8-inch's 7.11 global score. Even though the Apple iPad mini 3 is newer than Galaxy Tab 3 8-inch, it's just a little thicker and a little bit heavier. Apple iPad mini 3 works with iOS 8.x OS, and Galaxy Tab 3 8-inch comes with Android 4.2.2 OS.

Apple iPad mini 3 features a much more vibrant display than Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 8-inch, because although it has a little smaller display, it also counts with a much better screen density and a way better 1536 x 2048 resolution. IPad mini 3 counts with just a bit bigger memory for games and applications than Galaxy Tab 3 8-inch, because although it has no SD extension slot, it also counts with 32 GB more internal memory.

Apple iPad mini 3 has a bit better CPU than Galaxy Tab 3 8-inch, because although it has a worse graphics processing unit running at 600 megahertz and 512 MB lesser RAM memory, and they both have 2 cpu cores, the Apple iPad mini 3 also counts with a 64-bits processor. The iPad mini 3 features longer battery performance than Galaxy Tab 3 8-inch, because it has a 43% bigger battery size.

Apple iPad mini 3 counts with a very superior camera than Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 8-inch, and although they both have the same resolution back-facing camera, the Apple iPad mini 3 also has a lot better 1920x1080 video quality.

IPad mini 3 is not only the best tablets in our current comparisson, but it's also the cheapest one, making it easy to pick between these tablets.