Compare Apple iPad Mini 4 WiFi 128GB vs Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4

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SummarySummary 73 Score 76 Score
Performance Apple A8
2 GB RAM
iOS 9, up to iOS 9.0.2
Exynos 5420 Octa
3 GB RAM
Android OS, v4.4.2 (KitKat), upgradable to v5.0.2 (Lollipop)
Display 7.9 inches
1536 x 2048 pixels
324 PPI Density
8.4 inches
1600 x 2560 pixels
359 PPI Density
Camera 8 MP (Main)
1.2 MP (Front)
8 MP (Main)
2.1 MP (Front)
Battery 5120 mAh
Li-Ion
4900 mAh
Li-Ion
DisplayDisplay
Screen Size 7.9 inches 8.4 inches
Screen Resolution 1536x2048 pixels 1600x2560 pixels
Pixel Density 324 PPI 359 PPI
Display Type LED-backlit IPS LCD, capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
ChipsetChipset
Brand Apple Samsung
Chipset Apple A8 Exynos 5420 Octa
Processor Dual-core 1.5 GHz Typhoon Octa-core (4x1.9 GHz Cortex-A15 & 4x1.3 GHz Cortex-A7)
RAM 2 GB 3 GB
GPU PowerVR GX6450 (quad-core graphics) Mali-T628 MP6
CameraCamera
Rear Camera Resolution 8 MP 8 MP
Front Camera Resolution 1.2 MP 2.1 MP
Dual Camera
Video
Camera Features Autofocus Autofocus, Flash, Geo-Tagging
GeneralGeneral
Operating System iOS Android
OS Version iOS 9, up to iOS 9.0.2 Android OS, v4.4.2 (KitKat), upgradable to v5.0.2 (Lollipop)
Weight 299 g 294 g
Dimensions 203.2 x 134.8 x 6.1 mm 212.8 x 125.6 x 6.6 mm
Thickness 6.1mm
StorageStorage
Internal Storage 128 GB 16 GB
Card Slot No microSD, up to 128 G
Other 128GB storage, no card slot 16/32GB storage, microSD card slot
CommunicationCommunication
SIM Card Slots Single SIM
SIM Card Type Normal-SIM
Bluetooth v4.0, A2DP, EDR v4.0, A2DP, LE
3.5 mm Jack Yes Yes
NFC No
ConnectivityConnectivity
2G
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700 / 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) - Cellular version only
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
GPS
Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS (3G/LTE model only)
Yes, GLONASS, Beidou
GPRS
EDGE
Radio
BatteryBattery
Battery Capacity 5120 mAh 4900 mAh
Battery Type Li-Ion Li-Ion
Standby Time
Talk Time Up to 10 h (multimedia) Up to 11 h (multimedia)
Other FeaturesOther Features
Fingerprint Scanner
Waterproof
Sensors Accelerometer, gyro, compass, barometer Accelerometer, gyro, compass
Messaging iMessage, Email, Push Email, IM Email, Push Email, IM
Java 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 ANT+ support , Dropbox (50 GB cloud storage) , MP4/H.264/WMV player , MP3/WAV/eAAC+/WMA/Flac player , Photo/video editor , Document editor
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