Compare Apple iPad mini 2 Wi-Fi + Cellular 16GB vs Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0

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SummarySummary 63 Score 75 Score
Performance Apple A5
iOS 6, up to iOS 9.0.2
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 7.9 inches
768 pixels
162 PPI Density
8 inches
1536 pixels
320 PPI Density
Camera 5 MP (Main)
1.2 MP (Front)
8 MP (Main)
2.1 MP (Front)
Battery No
Li-Po
4000 mAh
Li-Ion
DisplayDisplay
Screen Size 7.9 inches 8 inches
Screen Resolution 768x1024 pixels 1536x2048 pixels
Pixel Density 162 PPI 320 PPI
Display Type LED-backlit IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
ChipsetChipset
Brand Apple Samsung
Chipset Apple A5 Exynos 5433 - T710, T715 Qualcomm MSM8976 Snapdragon 652 - T719N
Processor Dual-core 1 GHz Cortex-A9 Quad-core 1.9 GHz & quad-core 1.3 GHz - T710, T715
RAM 3 GB
GPU PowerVR SGX543MP2 Mali-T760 MP6 - T710, T715 Adreno 510 - T719N
CameraCamera
Rear Camera Resolution 5 MP 8 MP
Front Camera Resolution 1.2 MP 2.1 MP
Dual Camera
Video
Camera Features Autofocus, Touch Focus, Geo-Tagging Autofocus
GeneralGeneral
Operating System iOS Android
OS Version iOS 6, up to iOS 9.0.2 Android OS, v5.0.2 (Lollipop), upgradable to v6.0.1 (Marshmallow) - T710, T715 Android OS, v6.0.1 (Marshmallow) - T719N
Weight 312 g 265 g
Dimensions
Thickness 7.2mm
StorageStorage
Internal Storage 16 GB 32 GB
Card Slot No microSD, up to 128 G
Other 16GB storage, no card slot 32/64GB storage, microSD card slot
CommunicationCommunication
SIM Card Slots Single SIM Single SIM
SIM Card Type Nano-SIM Nano-SIM
Bluetooth v4.0, A2DP, EDR v4.1, A2DP, LE
3.5 mm Jack Yes Yes
NFC No
ConnectivityConnectivity
2G
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - A1454; A1455
3G
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 - A1454; A1455
4G
LTE band 4(1700/2100), 17(700) - A1454
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, dual-band
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
GPS
Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
GPRS
EDGE
Radio
BatteryBattery
Battery Capacity No 4000 mAh
Battery Type Li-Po Li-Ion
Standby Time
Talk Time Up to 10 h (multimedia) Up to 27 h (3G)
Other FeaturesOther Features
Fingerprint Scanner
Waterproof
Sensors Accelerometer, gyro, compass Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
Messaging iMessage, Email, Push Email, IM SMS(threaded view), MMS, 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 ANT+ support , MP4/H.264/WMV player , MP3/WAV/eAAC+/WMA/Flac player , Photo/video editor , Document editor
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