Skip to content

Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 3G SM-T211 8GB vs Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 (3GB/32GB)

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 vs Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 devices with full specifications. What's the best?

,
Compare Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 X02Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 3G SM-T211 8GB
Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 3G SM-T211 8GB
7"
TFT

600x1024

3.1
MP

1.3mp

1GB
RAM

32bit Dual

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 X30Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 (3GB/32GB)
Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 (3GB/32GB)
6.3"
IPS

1080x2340

48
MP

13mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best device? The PhoneMore's choice is Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 (3GB/32GB)

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal, so don't just evaluate it. Our goal is to help, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which is the best! Comment!


02 Advantages Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 3G SM-T211 8GB
Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 3G SM-T211 8GBvsRedmi Note 8 (3GB/32GB)
 11%11%
+Larger screen
7"vs6.3"
Advantage
+With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device
DLNAvsNot supported

30 Advantages Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 (3GB/32GB)
Redmi Note 8 (3GB/32GB)vsGalaxy Tab 3 7.0 3G SM-T211 8GB
 177%100%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs1.2Ghz 32bit Dual-Core
 2 times100%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
3GB LPDDR4Xvs1GB LPDDR2
 3 times100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
32GB (21GB user available)vs8GB (5GB user available)
 15 times100%
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 512GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsUntil 32GB microSD, microSDHC
 61%61%
+Lighter
190 grams (6.65 ounces)vs306 grams (10.71 ounces)
 19%19%
+Thinner
8.35 millimeters (0.33 inches)vs9.9 millimeters (0.39 inches)
Advantage
+This device has a TFT LCD IPS screen, which are brighter and more vivid
TFT LCD IPSvsTFT LCD
 3 times100%
+Higher resolution screen
1080x2340 pixelsvs600x1024 pixels
 141%100%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
409 PPIvs170 PPI
 18 times100%
+Higher resolution main camera
(quad camera) 48MP + 8MP + 2MP + 2MPvs(back) 3.1MP
Advantage
+The LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
LED flashvsNot supported
Advantage
+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
PDAF: phase detection autofocusvsNot supported
Advantage
+The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
HDR photo on both camerasvsNot supported
 9 times100%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 13MPvs(front) 1.3MP
 8 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)vsHD (1280x720 pixels)
 6 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)vsVGA (640x480 pixels)
Advantage
+Android 9.0 Pie is newer and safer
Android 9.0 PievsAndroid 4.4.2 KitKat
Advantage
+The 4G+ LTE-A network is newer and faster
4G+ LTE-Avs3G+ HSPA+
 28 times100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 600 Mbpsvs(3G+ HSPA+) 21 Mbps
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
GyroscopevsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)vsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Face unlockvsNot supported
Advantage
+It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
2 slots Dual-SIMvs1 slot
Advantage
+Noise-canceling microphone allows better call quality
Active noise cancellationvsNot supported
Advantage
+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
FMvsNot supported
Advantage
+WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) is newer and faster
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)vs802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
Advantage
+Bluetooth 4.2 version A2DP is newer and faster
4.2 version A2DPvs3.0 version A2DP
Advantage
+Better sites viewing on the internet
HTML, XHTML, HTML5vsHTML, XHTML
Advantage
+Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
Gorilla Glass 5vsNot supported
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
P2i certifiedvsNot supported

16 Common items in both devices
16 million
Only digital zoom
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
4000 mAh
Li-Ion (Non removable) / LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
MicroUSB 2.0 / USB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
+ COMMON ITEMS

Check the comparison table below for more items that are not evaluated in comparison score above.

Model and physical featuresSamsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 3G SM-T211 8GBXiaomi Redmi Note 8 (3GB/32GB)
ModelGalaxy Tab 3 7.0 3G SM-T211 8GBRedmi Note 8 (3GB/32GB)
Also known asTablet Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 SM-T2110, Galaxy Tab3 7.0 T211Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 (3GB RAM) M1908C3JG, M1908C3JE,M1908C3JH
Country or region availablefeature not registeredVarious (International)
BrandSamsungXiaomi
Release dateJune, 2013September, 2019
Depth9.9 millimeters (0.39 inches)8.35 millimeters (0.33 inches)
Size (width x height)111.1 x 188 millimeters (4.37 x 7.4 in)75.3 x 158.3 millimeters (2.96 x 6.23 in)
Weight306 grams (10.71 ounces)190 grams (6.65 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredPlastic body, front/back glass
Protection against water and othersNot supportedP2i certified: water repellent nano-coating
Operating system (OS)Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 3G SM-T211 8GBXiaomi Redmi Note 8 (3GB/32GB)
Operating systemAndroid 4.1.2 Jelly BeanAndroid 9.0 Pie
Firmware updateAndroid 4.4.2 KitKatfeature not registered
HardwareSamsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 3G SM-T211 8GBXiaomi Redmi Note 8 (3GB/32GB)
Architecture - Chipset32bit - Marvell PXA98664bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 SDM665 (11nm)
CPU processor1.2Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A9Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 260 Gold
1.8Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 260 Silver
GPU graphical controllerVivante GC1000Qualcomm Adreno 610
RAM memory1GB LPDDR23GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage8GB (5GB user available)32GB (21GB user available)
eMMC 5.1
External storageUntil 32GB microSD, microSDHC
(dedicated slot)
Until 512GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySamsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 3G SM-T211 8GBXiaomi Redmi Note 8 (3GB/32GB)
Display typeTFT LCDTFT LCD IPS
Screen size7" inches6.3" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~66% (screen-to-body ratio)~81.7% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution600x1024 pixels1080x2340 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)170 PPI409 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass 5
Mobile networks and dataSamsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 3G SM-T211 8GBXiaomi Redmi Note 8 (3GB/32GB)
Dual-SIMNot supportedDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card1 slot
micro-SIM (3FF)
2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/1900/2100M1908C3JG version:
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100

M1908C3JE, M1908C3JH versions:
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkNot supportedLTE Cat12/13
VoLTE

M1908C3JG version:
LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 40)

M1908C3JE, M1908C3JH versions:
LTE (Bands 1, 3, 5, 8)
TD-LTE (Bands 40, 41)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+GPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE
Maximum download/upload21/5.76 Mbps600/150 Mbps
Messaging and callingSamsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 3G SM-T211 8GBXiaomi Redmi Note 8 (3GB/32GB)
MessagingSMS (Swype), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
Primary / back cameraSamsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 3G SM-T211 8GBXiaomi Redmi Note 8 (3GB/32GB)
Main camera3.1 megapixels(quad camera)
48 megapixels
8MP ultrawide (f/2.2 13mm 1/4" 1.12µm)
2MP macro (f/2.4 1/5" 1.75µm)
2MP depth sensor (f/2.4 1/5" 1.75µm)
Main camera resolution2048x1536 pixels8000x6000 pixels
Video recording (primary)HD (1280x720 pixels) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps
FlashNot supportedLED flash
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/1.8 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered26mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/2" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered0.8µm pixel
AutofocusNot supportedPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusNot supportedSupported
Image stabilizationfeature not registeredEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionfeature not registeredFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRNot supportedHDR photo on both cameras
Front / secondary cameraSamsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 3G SM-T211 8GBXiaomi Redmi Note 8 (3GB/32GB)
Front camera1.3 megapixels13 megapixels
Front camera resolution1280x1024 pixels4128x3096 pixels
Video recording (secondary)VGA (640x480 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.12µm pixel
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 3G SM-T211 8GBXiaomi Redmi Note 8 (3GB/32GB)
RadioNot supportedFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, DivX, XviD, H.264, H.263, WMVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesSamsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 3G SM-T211 8GBXiaomi Redmi Note 8 (3GB/32GB)
USBMicroUSB 2.0USB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth3.0 version A2DP4.2 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNASupportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
Infrared portSupportedSupported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 3G SM-T211 8GBXiaomi Redmi Note 8 (3GB/32GB)
Active noise cancellationNot supportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTMLHTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerYes / NoNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Face unlock
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Other features- Colors: White
- Samsung TouchWiz UX UI
- Quickoffice HD
- WiFi direct
- WiFi hotspot
- Colors: Space Black, Moonlight White, Neptune Blue
- MIUI 10
- 19.5:9
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomySamsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 3G SM-T211 8GBXiaomi Redmi Note 8 (3GB/32GB)
BatteryLi-Ion (Non removable)LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Battery capacity4000 mAh4000 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registered18W
Talk time420 minutes | 7 hours | 0.3 dayfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 3G SM-T211 8GBXiaomi Redmi Note 8 (3GB/32GB)
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombia0.63 W/Kg (head) | 1.59 W/Kg (body)feature not registered
SAR European Union, UK0.71 W/Kg (head) | 0.98 W/Kg (body)feature not registered