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Asus Google Nexus 7 2013 (WiFi 16GB) vs Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 S Pen (2019, SM-P205)

Side by side comparison between Asus Google Nexus 7 (2013) vs Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 S Pen (2019) tablets, differences, pros, cons and full specifications. What's the better?

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Asus Google Nexus 7 2013 (WiFi 16GB)
7"
IPS

1200x1920

5
MP

1.2mp

2GB
RAM

32bit Quad

3950
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
17PointsSamsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 S Pen (2019, SM-P205)Compare Asus Google Nexus 7 (2013) X
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 S Pen (2019, SM-P205)
8"
IPS

1200x1920

8
MP

5mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4200
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better tablet? Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 S Pen (2019, SM-P205)

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal. Therefore, you shouldn't only consider this. Our goal is to help you, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which one is the best! Comment!

Google Nexus 7 2013 (WiFi 16GB)8 Advantages Asus Google Nexus 7 2013 (WiFi 16GB)vsGalaxy Tab A 8.0 S Pen (2019, SM-P205)17 Advantages Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 S Pen (2019, SM-P205)
+290 grams (10.15 ounces)12%
Lighter
vs325 grams (11.38 ounces)
+8.7 millimeters (0.34 inches)2%
Thinner
vs8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
+TFT LED-Backlit IPS LCDAdvantage
TFT LED-Backlit IPS LCD display is brighter and more vivid
vsTFT IPS LCD
+323 PPI14%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs283 PPI
+CompassAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+GyroscopeAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+NFCAdvantage
NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
vsNot supported
+Gorilla GlassAdvantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
vsNot supported
1.5GHz 32bit Quad-Corevs+1.8GHz 64bit Octa-Core50%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2GB LPDDR2vs+3GB LPDDR4X50%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
16GB (12GB available)vs+32GB (21GB available)75%
More internal storage for applications and files
Not supportedvs+Until 512GB microSD, microSDXCAdvantage
More external storage for files using memory cards
7"vs+8"14%
Larger screen
(back) 5MPvs+(back) 8MP59%
Higher resolution main camera
Not supportedvs+LED flashAdvantage
The LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
f/2.4 (aperture)vs+f/2.0 (aperture)20%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure.
(front) 1.2MPvs+(front) 5MP3 times
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) HD (1280x720)vs+(front) Full HD (1920x1080)125%
More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
Android 5.0 Lollipopvs+Android 11Advantage
Android 11 is newer and safer
Not supportedvs+4G+ LTE-AAdvantage
The 4G+ LTE-A network is newer and faster
(Not supported) vs+(4G+ LTE-A) 600 MbpsAdvantage
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
3950 mAhvs+4200 mAh6%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)vs+802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMOAdvantage
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO is newer and faster
4.0 + A2DPvs+5.0 + A2DP/LEAdvantage
Bluetooth 5.0 + A2DP/LE is newer and faster
MicroUSB 2.0vs+Type-CAdvantage
Reversible connector, you can stick in a USB-C cable any which way; either side is up.

18 Common items in both devices
16 million
1200x1920 pixels
Only digital zoom
Autofocus
HDR photo only main camera
Full HD (1920x1080)
Capacitive
+11 specs and more in the table below

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

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📱 Model features

Asus Google Nexus 7 2013 (WiFi 16GB)Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 S Pen (2019, SM-P205)
ModelGoogle Nexus 7 2013 (WiFi 16GB)Galaxy Tab A 8.0 S Pen (2019, SM-P205)
Other model namesAsus Nexus 7 ME571K, Asus Nexus 7 2, Asus RazorGalaxy Tab A8" S Pen 4G LTE (SM-P205), Galaxy Tab A Plus 8"
Country or region availablefeature not registered(Global, International)
(Global, International)
BrandAsusSamsung
Release date7/26/20134/1/2019, Announced: 3/4/2019
Depth8.7 millimeters (0.34 inches)8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
Size (width x height)114 x 200 millimeters (4.49 x 7.87 in)122.4 x 201.5 millimeters (4.82 x 7.93 in)
Weight290 grams (10.15 ounces)325 grams (11.38 ounces)
Build, materialsfeature not registeredPlastic body, glass front
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported

🤖 Operating System

Asus Google Nexus 7 2013 (WiFi 16GB)Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 S Pen (2019, SM-P205)
System versionAndroid 4.3 Jelly BeanAndroid 9.0 Pie
Firmware updateAndroid 5.0 LollipopAndroid 11
User Interfacefeature not registeredfeature not registered

⚙️ Processor

Asus Google Nexus 7 2013 (WiFi 16GB)Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 S Pen (2019, SM-P205)
Chipset32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ806464bit - Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7904 (14nm)
CPUQuad-Core, 1 processor:
1.5GHz Quad-Core Krait
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
1.8GHz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A73
1.6GHz Hexa-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 320ARM Mali-G71 MP2
Performance (benchmark)feature not registeredfeature not registered

💽 Memory and storage

Asus Google Nexus 7 2013 (WiFi 16GB)Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 S Pen (2019, SM-P205)
RAM memory2GB LPDDR23GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage16GB (12GB available)32GB (21GB available)
eMMC 5.1
External storageNot supportedUntil 512GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)

📲 Display

Asus Google Nexus 7 2013 (WiFi 16GB)Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 S Pen (2019, SM-P205)
Display typeTFT LED-Backlit IPS LCDTFT IPS LCD
Screen size7" inches8" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~62.3% (screen-to-body ratio)~75.2% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1200x1920 pixels1200x1920 pixels (16:10)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)323 PPI283 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla GlassNot supported
Refresh ratefeature not registered60Hz
Display featuresfeature not registeredNot supported

📶 Mobile networks

Asus Google Nexus 7 2013 (WiFi 16GB)Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 S Pen (2019, SM-P205)
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM cardNot supported1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/uploadfeature not registered600/150 Mbps
Network technologyfeature not registered2G, 3G, 4G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM MHz bandNot supportedQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkNot supportedUMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkNot supportedLTE Cat12/13 (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 20, 28, 66)
TD-LTE (38, 40, 41)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported

📷 Camera

Asus Google Nexus 7 2013 (WiFi 16GB)Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 S Pen (2019, SM-P205)
Back camera (main camera)5 megapixels8 megapixels
Main camera resolution2592x1944 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 30 fps
FlashNot supportedLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.4 (aperture)f/2.0 (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 registeredEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo only main cameraHDR photo only main camera
Camera extrasfeature not registeredfeature not registered

📸 Front camera

Asus Google Nexus 7 2013 (WiFi 16GB)Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 S Pen (2019, SM-P205)
Front camera (secondary)1.2 megapixels5 megapixels
Front camera resolution1280x960 pixels2560x1920 pixels
Video recording (secondary)HD (1280x720)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered

🔉 Sound and multimedia

Asus Google Nexus 7 2013 (WiFi 16GB)Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 S Pen (2019, SM-P205)
LoudspeakerSupportedSupported
Active noise cancellationNot supportedNot supported
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263MP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+MP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC

🔌 Connectivity

Asus Google Nexus 7 2013 (WiFi 16GB)Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 S Pen (2019, SM-P205)
USBMicroUSB 2.0USB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
TV outputMicro-B USB SlimPortNot supported
Bluetooth4.0 + A2DP5.0 + A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
WiFi Direct, hotspot
DLNANot supportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTaggingA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
NFCSupportedNot supported
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported

🧭 Sensors

Asus Google Nexus 7 2013 (WiFi 16GB)Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 S Pen (2019, SM-P205)
SensorsAccelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Compass
Gyroscope
Accelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Hall effect
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported

🔋 Battery

Asus Google Nexus 7 2013 (WiFi 16GB)Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 S Pen (2019, SM-P205)
Battery typeLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity3950 mAh4200 mAh
Charger, watts Standard charging Standard charging
Talk time autonomy10 hoursfeature not registered
Standby300 hours (12.5 days)feature not registered

➕ Other features

Asus Google Nexus 7 2013 (WiFi 16GB)Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 S Pen (2019, SM-P205)
Call controlNot supportedVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
MessagingE-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
Hands-free callingSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Ringtonesfeature not registeredPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
Miscellaneous- Colors: Black
- Asus TruVivid technology
- OpenGL ES 3.0
- Wireless charging
- Java framework
- Colors: Black, Gray
- One UI core 1.1
- S Pen (Stylus Pen)
- Blue light filter

☢️ Radiation rate

Asus Google Nexus 7 2013 (WiFi 16GB)Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 S Pen (2019, SM-P205)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registered1.02W/kg (head), 1.35W/kg (body)
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registered0.683W/kg (head), 1.501W/kg (body)
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