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Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 WiFi SM-T700 32GB vs Apple iPad Air 2 4G 128GB

Comparison: side by side, pros and cons and the differences between Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 WiFi SM-T700 32GB vs Apple iPad Air 2 4G 128GB phones. Which is the best phone?

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12 Galaxy Tab S 8.4 WiFi SM-T700 32GB vs 12 Apple iPad Air 2 4G 128GB

Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 WiFi SM-T700 32GB
SpecificationsCompareModelsPictures
8.4"
AMOLED

1600x2560

8
MP

2.1mp

3GB
RAM

32bit Octa

4900
mAh

Non removable

Apple iPad Air 2 4G 128GB
SpecificationsCompareModelsPictures
9.7"
IPS

1536x2048

8
MP

1.2mp

2GB
RAM

64bit 3s

7340
mAh

Non removable

What's the best tablet? The PhoneMore's choice is Apple iPad Air 2 4G 128GB

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12 Advantages Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 WiFi SM-T700 32GB

Galaxy Tab S 8.4 WiFi SM-T700 32GBvsiPad Air 2 4G 128GB
 20%20%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
1.9Ghz 32bit Octa-Corevs1.5Ghz 64bit 3-Cores
 50%50%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
3GB LPDDR3vs2GB LPDDR3
Advantage+More external storage for files using memory cardsUntil 128GB vsNot supported
 51%51%
+Lighter
294 grams (10.29 ounces)vs444 grams (15.54 ounces)
Advantage+This device has a Super AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vividSuper AMOLEDvsTFT LCD IPS LED-Backlit
 30%30%
+Higher resolution screen
1600 x 2560 pixelsvs1536 x 2048 pixels
 36%36%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
359 PPIvs264 PPI
Advantage+The LED flash helps in dark places or in low lightLED flashvsNot supported
 69%69%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
2.1 megapixelsvs1.2 megapixels
 125%100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)vsHD (1280 x 720 pixels)
Advantage+Sensors help you use the deviceBiometric (fingerprint)vsNot supported
Advantage+The vibration of the device aids in the use of several featuresVibrating alertvsNot supported

12 Advantages Apple iPad Air 2 4G 128GB

iPad Air 2 4G 128GBvsGalaxy Tab S 8.4 WiFi SM-T700 32GB
 4 times100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
128GBvs32GB (27GB user available)
 8%8%
+Thinner
6.1 millimeters (0.24 inches)vs6.6 millimeters (0.26 inches)
 15%15%
+Larger screen
9.7"vs8.4"
Advantage+The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightnessBSI sensorvsNot supported
Advantage+The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areasHDR photo/video and HDR photo on front cameravsHDR photo only main camera
 50%50%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
7340 mAhvs4900 mAh
Advantage+The 4G LTE network is newer and faster4G LTEvsNot supported
Advantage+Faster for surfing the internet and download files(4G LTE) 100 MbpsvsNot supported
Advantage+Sensors help you use the deviceBarometervsNot supported
Advantage+Noise-canceling microphone allows better call qualityActive noise cancellationvsNot supported
Advantage+With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible deviceDLNAvsNot supported
Advantage+Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keysScratch-resistant glassvsNot supported

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Model and physical featuresSamsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 WiFi SM-T700 32GBApple iPad Air 2 4G 128GB
BrandSamsungApple
ModelGalaxy Tab S 8.4 WiFi SM-T700 32GBiPad Air 2 4G 128GB
Also known asTablet Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 SM-T700, Samsung KlimtApple iPad Air 2 A1567 Cellular, iPad 6, iPad Air 2 LTE
Country or region where it's soldfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Release dateJuly, 2014October, 2014
Design / TypeBarBar
Depth6.6 millimeters (0.26 inches)6.1 millimeters (0.24 inches)
Size (width x height)125.6 x 212.8 millimeters (4.94 x 8.38 in)169.5 x 240 millimeters (6.67 x 9.45 in)
Weight294 grams (10.29 ounces)444 grams (15.54 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardDock with QWERTY keyboardNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Water protectionNot supportedNot supported
Operating system (OS)Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 WiFi SM-T700 32GBApple iPad Air 2 4G 128GB
Operating systemAndroid 4.4.2 KitKatiOS 8.0
Firmware updateAndroid 6.0 Marshmallowfeature not registered
HardwareSamsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 WiFi SM-T700 32GBApple iPad Air 2 4G 128GB
Architecture - Chipset32bit - Samsung Exynos 5 Octa 5420 (28nm)64bit - Apple A8X
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
1.9Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A15
1.3Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A7
1.5Ghz 3-Cores Apple Cyclone
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-T628 MP6PowerVR GXA6850 MP8
RAM memory3GB LPDDR32GB LPDDR3
Internal storage32GB (27GB user available)128GB
External storageUntil 128GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCNot supported
DisplaySamsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 WiFi SM-T700 32GBApple iPad Air 2 4G 128GB
Display typeSuper AMOLEDTFT LCD IPS LED-Backlit
Screen size8.4" inches9.7" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~76.5% (screen-to-body ratio)~71.6% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Display resolution1600 x 2560 pixels1536 x 2048 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)359 PPI264 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedScratch-resistant glass
Mobile networks and dataSamsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 WiFi SM-T700 32GBApple iPad Air 2 4G 128GB
Dual SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM cardNot supported1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
GSM Mhz bandNot supportedQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
2G networkNot supportedCDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900
3G networkNot supportedCDMA2000 1xEV-DO, UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
4G networkNot supportedLTE 700/800/850/900/1800/1900/2100/2600, TD-LTE 1900/2300/2500/2600
Data networkNot supportedCDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, GPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE
2G network SIM2Not supportedNot supported
3G network SIM2Not supportedNot supported
4G network SIM2Not supportedNot supported
Data network SIM2Not supportedNot supported
Maximum download/uploadfeature not registered100/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingSamsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 WiFi SM-T700 32GBApple iPad Air 2 4G 128GB
MessagingE-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
Speakerphonefeature not registeredSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlNot supportedVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
Primary camera / Back cameraSamsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 WiFi SM-T700 32GBApple iPad Air 2 4G 128GB
Main camera8 megapixels8 megapixels
Main camera resolution3264 x 2448 pixels3264 x 2448 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/2.4 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusAutofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationfeature not registeredfeature not registered
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedSupported
HDRHDR photo only main cameraHDR photo/video and HDR photo on front camera
Front camera / Secondary cameraSamsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 WiFi SM-T700 32GBApple iPad Air 2 4G 128GB
Front camera2.1 megapixels1.2 megapixels
Front camera resolution1920 x 1080 pixels1280 x 960 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)HD (1280 x 720 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 WiFi SM-T700 32GBApple iPad Air 2 4G 128GB
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, WMVMP4, H.264, MOV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, eAAC+
Connectivity and interfacesSamsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 WiFi SM-T700 32GBApple iPad Air 2 4G 128GB
USBUSB 2.0 Micro-B (Micro-USB)USB 2.0 Micro-B (Micro-USB)
TV outputMicro-B USB - MHLProprietary TV-out
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.0 version with A2DP4.0 version with A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
DLNANot supportedSupported
NFCNot supportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portSupportedNot supported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 WiFi SM-T700 32GBApple iPad Air 2 4G 128GB
Active noise cancellationNot supportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedNot supported
Ringtonesfeature not registeredPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Biometric (fingerprint)
Accelerometer
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Other features- Colors: Dazzling White, Titanium Bronze
- Samsung TouchWiz UI
- 100.000:1 screen contrast
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Space Gray, Silver, Gold
- Retina display
- Oleophobic coating
- AirDrop file sharing
- iCloud service
- iCloud Keychain
- FaceTime HD
Power supply and autonomySamsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 WiFi SM-T700 32GBApple iPad Air 2 4G 128GB
Battery technologyLithium ion - Non removableLithium ion Polymer (LiPo) - Non removable
Battery capacity4900 mAh7340 mAh
Battery modelfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk time660 minutes | 11 hours | 0.5 day600 minutes | 10 hours | 0.4 day
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Specific absorption rate (radiation)Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 WiFi SM-T700 32GBApple iPad Air 2 4G 128GB
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombia1.06 W/Kg (body)feature not registered
SAR European Union, UK0.18 W/Kg (body)feature not registered

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