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Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 8-inch Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 10.1-inch
Global Score
7.116.52
Basic Information
SamsungSamsung
Android 4.2.2Android 4.2
2013-06-032013-06-03
8.26 x 4.87 x 0.29 inches9.57 x 6.93 x 0.31 inches
11.08 ounces18.06 ounces
--Brown and White
$ 305.00 at Amazon$ 309.00 at Amazon
Display / Screen
8 inches10.1 inches
1280 x 800 pixels 1280 x 800 pixels
Super Clear LCDTFT
189 pixels per inch149 pixels per inch
Capacitive, Multi-touchCapacitive, Multi-touch
5.95.6
Performance
Samsung Exynos 4 Dual chipsetIntel Atom chipset
ARM Cortex-A9 (Dual-Core 1500 MHz) processor Dual-Core 1600 MHz processor
1,5 GB RAM1 GB RAM
ARM Mali-400 MP4 (Quad-Core 266 MHz) GPUYes GPU
8.467.11
Storage
32 GB internal memory32 GB internal memory
microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC (up to 64 GB) external memory slotmicroSD, microSDHC, microSDXC (up to 64 GB) external memory slot
4.34.3
Camera
5.00 MP + 1.30 MP3.00 MP + 1.30 MP
1280 x 720 (30 fps) (HD) video resolution1280 x 720 (30 fps) (HD) video resolution
4.844.51
Networks
Wi-FiWi-Fi
LTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G), HSDPA, HSUPA, EDGE and GPRSLTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G), HSDPA, HSUPA, UMTS, EDGE, GPRS and GSM
SIMSIM
99.1
Battery Life
4450mAh Battery6800mAh Li-Ion Battery
Non-Removable BatteryNon-Removable Battery
42 hours talk time40 hours talk time
5.125.68
Other Features
Bluetooth 4.0Bluetooth 4.0
GPSGPS
--Infra-red port
Accelerometer, Compass, Light Sensor and Proximity SensorAccelerometer, Compass, Light Sensor and Proximity Sensor

Comparisson review

The Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 8-inch is a little bit better than the Galaxy Tab 3 10.1-inch, having a score of 7.11 against 6.52. Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 8-inch's body is just a little bit thinner and extremely lighter than Galaxy Tab 3 10.1-inch, even when they were released with only 0 months difference. Both of these tablets include Android OS (operating system), but the Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 8-inch has a more recent 4.2.2 version while Galaxy Tab 3 10.1-inch has Android 4.2 version.

Galaxy Tab 3 8-inch counts with a bit more vivid display than Galaxy Tab 3 10.1-inch, because although it has a way smaller display, and they both have the same exact 800 x 1280px resolution, the Galaxy Tab 3 8-inch also counts with a greater pixel density. The Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 10.1-inch's storage to install applications and games is just as good as the Galaxy Tab 3 8-inch one, both have the same internal storage and a slot for external memory cards that admits a maximum of 64 GB.

The Galaxy Tab 3 8-inch counts with a quite better processing power than Galaxy Tab 3 10.1-inch, and although they both have 2 processing cores, the Galaxy Tab 3 8-inch also has an extra GPU and a larger amount of RAM. The Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 10.1-inch features superior battery performance than Galaxy Tab 3 8-inch, because it has a 53 percent greater battery size.

The Galaxy Tab 3 8-inch features a bit better camera than Galaxy Tab 3 10.1-inch, and although they both have the same (HD) video resolution and the same 30 frames per second video frame rates, the Galaxy Tab 3 8-inch also has a camera with a way higher 5 mega-pixels resolution.

Despite of being the best tablet of the ones we compare here, Galaxy Tab 3 8-inch is also cheaper, which makes it an easy choice.