Compare Apple iPad mini 2 Wi-Fi + Cellular 16GB vs Samsung Galaxy Tab A LTE T355

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SummarySummary 63 Score 71 Score
Performance Apple A5
iOS 6, up to iOS 9.0.2
Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 MSM8916
2 GB RAM
Android v5.0 (Lollipop)
Display 7.9 inches
768 x 1024 pixels
162 PPI Density
8 inches
768 x 1024 pixels
160 PPI Density
Camera 5 MP (Main)
1.2 MP (Front)
5 MP (Main)
2 MP (Front)
Battery No
Li-Po
4200 mAh
mAh, Li-ion
DisplayDisplay
Screen Size 7.9 inches 8 inches
Screen Resolution 768x1024 pixels 768 x 1024 pixels
Pixel Density 162 PPI 160 PPI
Display Type LED-backlit IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors TFT Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch
ChipsetChipset
Brand Apple Samsung
Chipset Apple A5 Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 MSM8916
Processor Dual-core 1 GHz Cortex-A9 Quad core, 1.2 GHz, Cortex A53
RAM 2 GB
GPU PowerVR SGX543MP2 Adreno 306
CameraCamera
Rear Camera Resolution 5 MP 5 MP
Front Camera Resolution 1.2 MP 2 MP
Dual Camera
Video
Camera Features Autofocus, Touch Focus, Geo-Tagging
GeneralGeneral
Operating System iOS Android
OS Version iOS 6, up to iOS 9.0.2 Android v5.0 (Lollipop)
Weight 312 g 320 g
Dimensions 200 x 134.7 x 7.2 mm 208.4 x 137.9 x 7.5 mm
Thickness 7.2mm
StorageStorage
Internal Storage 16 GB 16 GB
Card Slot No microSD, Up to 128 G
Other 16GB storage, no card slot 16GB storage, microSD card slot
CommunicationCommunication
SIM Card Slots Single SIM Single SIM
SIM Card Type Nano-SIM Normal-SIM
Bluetooth v4.0, A2DP, EDR v4.1
3.5 mm Jack Yes Yes
NFC No No
ConnectivityConnectivity
2G
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - A1454; A1455
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
3G
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 - A1454; A1455
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
4G
LTE band 4(1700/2100), 17(700) - A1454
TD-LTE 2300(band 40) FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 850(band 5)
Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band
Wi-Fi 802.11, a/b/g/n
GPS
Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
with A-GPS, Glonass
GPRS
EDGE
Radio
BatteryBattery
Battery Capacity No 4200 mAh
Battery Type Li-Po mAh, Li-ion
Standby Time
Talk Time Up to 10 h (multimedia)
Other FeaturesOther Features
Fingerprint Scanner
Waterproof
Sensors Accelerometer, gyro, compass Light sensor, Accelerometer
Messaging iMessage, Email, Push Email, IM iMessage, Email, Push Email, IM
Java No No
Other Siri natural language commands and dictation , iCloud cloud service , Twitter and Facebook integration , Maps , Audio/video player/editor , Photo viewer/editor , Voice memo , TV-out , Document viewer , Predictive text input Siri natural language commands and dictation , iCloud cloud service , Twitter and Facebook integration , Maps , Audio/video player/editor , Photo viewer/editor , Voice memo , TV-out , Document viewer , Predictive text input
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