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Performance Apple A8X
2 GB RAM
iOS 8.1, up to iOS 9.0.2
Qualcomm Snapdragon 800
3 GB RAM
Android OS, v4.3 (Jelly Bean), upgradable to v5.1.1 (Lollipop)
Qualcomm Snapdragon 800
3 GB RAM
Android OS, v4.4 (KitKat), upgradable to v5.0.2 (Lollipop)
Exynos 5433 - T710, T715 Qualcomm MSM8976 Snapdragon 652 - T719N
3 GB RAM
Android OS, v5.0.2 (Lollipop), upgradable to v6.0.1 (Marshmallow) - T710, T715 Android OS, v6.0.1 (Marshmallow) - T719N
Display 9.7 inches
1536 x 2048 pixels
264 PPI Density
10.1 inches
2560 pixels
299 PPI Density
12.2 inches
2560 x 1600 pixels
247 PPI Density
8 inches
1536 x 2048 pixels
320 PPI Density
Camera 8 MP (Main)
1.2 MP (Front)
8 MP (Main)
2 MP (Front)
8 MP (Main)
2 MP (Front)
8 MP (Main)
2.1 MP (Front)
Battery 8600 mAh
Li-Po
8220 mAh
Li-Po
9500 mAh
Li-Ion
4000 mAh
Li-Ion
DisplayDisplay
Screen Size 9.7 inches 10.1 inches 12.2 inches 8 inches
Screen Resolution 1536x2048 pixels 2560 x 1600 pixels (~299 ppi pixel density) 2560x1600 pixels 1536x2048 pixels
Pixel Density 264 PPI 299 PPI 247 PPI 320 PPI
Display Type LED-backlit IPS LCD, capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors Super clear LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors Super clear LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
ChipsetChipset
Brand Apple Samsung Samsung Samsung
Chipset Apple A8X Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 Exynos 5433 - T710, T715 Qualcomm MSM8976 Snapdragon 652 - T719N
Processor Triple-core 1.5 GHz Typhoon Quad-core 2.3 GHz Krait 400 - LTE model Octa-core (4x1.9 GHz Cortex-A15 & 4x1.3 GHz Cortex-A7) - 3G model Quad-core 2.3 GHz Krait 400 Quad-core 1.9 GHz & quad-core 1.3 GHz - T710, T715
RAM 2 GB 3 GB 3 GB 3 GB
GPU PowerVR GXA6850 (octa-core graphics) Adreno 330 (LTE model) Adreno 330 Mali-T760 MP6 - T710, T715 Adreno 510 - T719N
CameraCamera
Rear Camera Resolution 8 MP 8 MP 8 MP 8 MP
Front Camera Resolution 1.2 MP 2 MP 2 MP 2.1 MP
Dual Camera
Video
Camera Features Autofocus Autofocus, Flash, Geo-Tagging Autofocus, Flash, Geo-Tagging Autofocus
GeneralGeneral
Operating System iOS Android Android Android
OS Version iOS 8.1, up to iOS 9.0.2 Android OS, v4.3 (Jelly Bean), upgradable to v5.1.1 (Lollipop) Android OS, v4.4 (KitKat), upgradable to v5.0.2 (Lollipop) Android OS, v5.0.2 (Lollipop), upgradable to v6.0.1 (Marshmallow) - T710, T715 Android OS, v6.0.1 (Marshmallow) - T719N
Weight 437 g 540 g 753 g 265 g
Dimensions 240 x 169.5 x 6.1 mm 243.1 x 171.4 x 7.9 mm 295.6 x 204 x 8 mm 198.6 x 134.8 x 5.6 mm
Thickness 7.9mm 8mm
StorageStorage
Internal Storage 32 GB 16 GB 64 GB 32 GB
Card Slot No microSD, up to 64 GB microSD, up to 64 GB microSD, up to 128 G
Other 32GB storage, no card slot 16/32/64GB storage, microSD card slot 64GB storage, microSD card slot 32/64GB storage, microSD card slot
CommunicationCommunication
SIM Card Slots Single SIM Single SIM Single SIM
SIM Card Type Micro-SIM Micro-SIM Nano-SIM
Bluetooth v4.0, A2DP, EDR v4.0, A2DP v4.0, A2DP v4.1, A2DP, LE
3.5 mm Jack Yes Yes Yes Yes
NFC No
ConnectivityConnectivity
2G
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - all versions
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 - all versions
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
4G
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 29(700), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500) - A1567
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800) - SM-P605
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800)
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 17(700), 20(800)
Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, hotspot
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
GPS
Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS (3G/LTE model only)
Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
GPRS
EDGE
Radio
BatteryBattery
Battery Capacity 8600 mAh 8220 mAh 9500 mAh 4000 mAh
Battery Type Li-Po Li-Po Li-Ion Li-Ion
Standby Time Up to 2230 h
Talk Time Up to 10 h (multimedia) Up to 10 h (multimedia) (2G) / Up to 49 h (3G) Up to 10 h 30 min (multimedia) (2G) / Up to 51 h (3G) Up to 27 h (3G)
Other FeaturesOther Features
Fingerprint Scanner
Waterproof
Sensors Accelerometer, gyro, compass, barometer Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass Accelerometer, gyro, compass Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
Messaging iMessage, Email, Push Email, IM SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM
Java No No No No
Other Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic , Siri natural language commands and dictation , iCloud cloud service , iCloud Keychain , TV-out , Maps , Audio/video player/editor , Organizer , Document viewer/editor , Photo viewer/editor , Voice memo/dial/command , Predictive text input Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic , MP4/DivX/XviD/WMV/H.264 player , MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FLAC player , Photo/video editor , Document viewer MP4/DivX/XviD/WMV/H.264 player , MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FLAC player , Photo/video editor , Document viewer ANT+ support , MP4/H.264/WMV player , MP3/WAV/eAAC+/WMA/Flac player , Photo/video editor , Document editor
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