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SummarySummary 76 Score 75 Score
Performance Qualcomm Snapdragon 800
3 GB RAM
Android OS, v4.3 (Jelly Bean), upgradable to v5.1.1 (Lollipop)

3 GB RAM
Android v6.0 (Marshmallow)
Display 10.1 inches
2560 pixels
299 PPI Density
10.1 inches
1200 pixels
224 PPI Density
Camera 8 MP (Main)
2 MP (Front)
8 MP (Main)
2 MP (Front)
Battery 8220 mAh
Li-Po
7300 mAh
Li-Po
DisplayDisplay
Screen Size 10.1 inches 10.1 inches
Screen Resolution 2560 x 1600 pixels (~299 ppi pixel density) 1200 x 1920 pixels
Pixel Density 299 PPI 224 PPI
Display Type Super clear LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors TFT Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch
ChipsetChipset
Brand Samsung Samsung
Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 800
Processor Quad-core 2.3 GHz Krait 400 - LTE model Octa-core (4x1.9 GHz Cortex-A15 & 4x1.3 GHz Cortex-A7) - 3G model Octa core, 1.6 GHz
RAM 3 GB 3 GB
GPU Adreno 330 (LTE model)
CameraCamera
Rear Camera Resolution 8 MP 8 MP
Front Camera Resolution 2 MP 2 MP
Dual Camera
Video
Camera Features Autofocus, Flash, Geo-Tagging Autofocus, Flash
GeneralGeneral
Operating System Android Android
OS Version Android OS, v4.3 (Jelly Bean), upgradable to v5.1.1 (Lollipop) Android v6.0 (Marshmallow)
Weight 540 g 588 g
Dimensions 243.1 x 171.4 x 7.9 mm 254.2 x 164.2 x 8.2 mm
Thickness 7.9mm
StorageStorage
Internal Storage 16 GB 32 GB
Card Slot microSD, up to 64 GB microSD, Up to 256 GB
Other 16/32/64GB storage, microSD card slot 32 GB storage, Expandable up to 256GB
CommunicationCommunication
SIM Card Slots Single SIM Single SIM
SIM Card Type Micro-SIM
Bluetooth v4.0, A2DP v4.2
3.5 mm Jack Yes Yes
NFC No
ConnectivityConnectivity
2G
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - all versions
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
3G
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 - all versions
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
4G
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800) - SM-P605
TD-LTE 2300(band 40) FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5) / 800(band 20)
Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ac/b/g/n/n 5GHz
GPS
Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
with A-GPS, Glonass
GPRS
EDGE
Radio
BatteryBattery
Battery Capacity 8220 mAh 7300 mAh
Battery Type Li-Po Li-Po
Standby Time Up to 2230 h
Talk Time Up to 10 h (multimedia) (2G) / Up to 49 h (3G)
Other FeaturesOther Features
Fingerprint Scanner
Waterproof
Sensors Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM Email, Push Mail, IM
Java No No
Other Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic , MP4/DivX/XviD/WMV/H.264 player , MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FLAC player , Photo/video editor , Document viewer Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic , MP4/DivX/XviD/WMV/H.264 player , MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FLAC player , Photo/video editor , Document viewer
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