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Huawei MediaPad X1 (3G) vs Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 (4G SM-T705 16GB)

Side by side comparison between Huawei MediaPad X1 vs Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 tablets, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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Huawei MediaPad X1 (3G)
7"
LTPS

1200x1920

13
MP

5mp

2GB
RAM

32bit Quad

5000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
16PointsSamsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 (4G SM-T705 16GB)Compare Huawei MediaPad X1 X
Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 (4G SM-T705 16GB)
8.4"
AMOLED

1600x2560

8
MP

2.1mp

3GB
RAM

32bit Octa

4900
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better tablet? Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 (4G SM-T705 16GB)

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!

MediaPad X1 (3G)9 Advantages Huawei MediaPad X1 (3G)vsGalaxy Tab S 8.4 (4G SM-T705 16GB)16 Advantages Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 (4G SM-T705 16GB)
+16GB (13GB available)13%
More internal storage for applications and files
vs16GB (11.49GB available)
+239 grams (8.37 ounces)25%
Lighter
vs298 grams (10.43 ounces)
+(back) 13MP60%
Higher resolution main camera
vs(back) 8MP
+BSI sensorAdvantage
The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
vsNot supported
+(front) 5MP143%
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
vs(front) 2.1MP
+Proximity sensorAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+5000 mAh2%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
vs4900 mAh
+Active noise cancellationAdvantage
Noise-canceling microphone allows better call quality
vsNot supported
+DLNAAdvantage
With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device.
vsNot supported
1.6Ghz 32bit Quad-Corevs+1.9Ghz 32bit Octa-Core35%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2GB LPDDR3vs+3GB LPDDR350%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
Until 64GB microSD, microSDXCvs+Until 128GB microSD, microSDXC100%
More external storage for files using memory cards
7.2 millimeters (0.28 inches)vs+6.6 millimeters (0.26 inches)9%
Thinner
LTPS LCDvs+Super AMOLEDAdvantage
Super AMOLED display is brighter and more vivid
1200x1920 pixelsvs+1600x2560 pixels78%
Higher resolution screen
323 PPIvs+359 PPI11%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
7"vs+8.4"20%
Larger screen
(front) HD (1280x720)vs+(front) Full HD (1920x1080)125%
More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
Android 4.4.2 KitKatvs+Android 6.0 MarshmallowAdvantage
Android 6.0 Marshmallow is newer and safer
3G+ HSPA+vs+4G LTEAdvantage
The 4G LTE network is newer and faster
(3G+ HSPA+) 42 Mbpsvs+(4G LTE) 100 Mbps138%
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
Not supportedvs+CompassAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+Fingerprint sensorAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+Micro-B USB MHLAdvantage
The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cable
802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)vs+802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)Advantage
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) is newer and faster

20 Common items in both devices
16 million
LED flash
Only digital zoom
Autofocus
HDR photo only main camera
Full HD (1920x1080)
Capacitive
+13 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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Physical featuresHuawei MediaPad X1 (3G)Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 (4G SM-T705 16GB)
ModelMediaPad X1 (3G)Galaxy Tab S 8.4 (4G SM-T705 16GB)
Other model namesHuawei MediaPad Honor X1 7D-501U, Huawei 7D-501UTablet Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 LTE SM-T705M, Samsung Klimt
Country or region availablefeature not registeredfeature not registered
BrandHuaweiSamsung
Release dateApril, 2014July, 2014
Depth7.2 millimeters (0.28 inches)6.6 millimeters (0.26 inches)
Size (width x height)103.9 x 183.5 millimeters (4.09 x 7.22 in)125.6 x 212.8 millimeters (4.94 x 8.38 in)
Weight239 grams (8.37 ounces)298 grams (10.43 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedDock with QWERTY keyboard
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
System (OS)Huawei MediaPad X1 (3G)Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 (4G SM-T705 16GB)
Operating systemAndroid 4.2.2 Jelly BeanAndroid 4.4.2 KitKat
Firmware updateAndroid 4.4.2 KitKatAndroid 6.0 Marshmallow
HardwareHuawei MediaPad X1 (3G)Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 (4G SM-T705 16GB)
Chipset32bit - Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN910 Hi6620 V9R132bit - Samsung Exynos 5 Octa 5420 (28nm)
CPU processor1.6Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A9Octa-Core, 2 processors:
1.9Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A15
1.3Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A7
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-450 MP4ARM Mali-T628 MP6
RAM memory2GB LPDDR33GB LPDDR3
Internal storage16GB (13GB available)16GB (11.49GB available)
External storageUntil 64GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 128GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayHuawei MediaPad X1 (3G)Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 (4G SM-T705 16GB)
Display typeLTPS LCDSuper AMOLED
Screen size7" inches8.4" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~74.5% (screen-to-body ratio)~76.5% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1200x1920 pixels1600x2560 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)323 PPI359 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedNot supported
Display featuresfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Mobile networksHuawei MediaPad X1 (3G)Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 (4G SM-T705 16GB)
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
Standard mini-SIM (2FF)
1 slot (Single-SIM)
micro-SIM (3FF)
Maximum download/upload42/5.76 Mbps100/50 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G2G, 3G, 4G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
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 850/900/1900/2100UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkNot supportedLTE Cat3 800/900/1800/2600 (Bands 3,7,8,20)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+GPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported
CallingHuawei MediaPad X1 (3G)Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 (4G SM-T705 16GB)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (Swype), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder
CameraHuawei MediaPad X1 (3G)Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 (4G SM-T705 16GB)
Back camera (main camera)13 megapixels8 megapixels
Main camera resolution4128x3096 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)feature not registered
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 sensorSupportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo only main cameraHDR photo only main camera
2ª cameraHuawei MediaPad X1 (3G)Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 (4G SM-T705 16GB)
Front camera (secondary)5 megapixels2.1 megapixels
Front camera resolution2592x1944 pixels1920x1080 pixels
Video recording (secondary)HD (1280x720)Full HD (1920x1080)
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
MultimediaHuawei MediaPad X1 (3G)Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 (4G SM-T705 16GB)
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, WMVMP4, H.264, H.263, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivityHuawei MediaPad X1 (3G)Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 (4G SM-T705 16GB)
USBMicroUSB 2.0MicroUSB 2.0
TV outputNot supportedMicro-B USB MHL
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.0 + A2DP4.0 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNASupportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedSupported
Other functionsHuawei MediaPad X1 (3G)Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 (4G SM-T705 16GB)
Active noise cancellationSupportedNot supported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Accelerometer
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Fingerprint sensor
Other features- Colors: Snow White, Diamond Black
- Emotion UI 2.0
- DTS sound
- Colors: Dazzling White, Titanium Bronze
- Samsung TouchWiz UI
- 100.000:1 screen contrast
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplyHuawei MediaPad X1 (3G)Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 (4G SM-T705 16GB)
BatteryLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity5000 mAh4900 mAh
Charger, watts Standard charging Standard charging
Talk time autonomyfeature not registered1740 minutes | 29 hours | 1.2 days
Standby30240 minutes | 504 hours | 21 daysfeature not registered
Radiation rateHuawei MediaPad X1 (3G)Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 (4G SM-T705 16GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registered0.63W/kg (head) | 1.56W/kg (body)
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registered0.26W/kg (head) | 0.99W/kg (body)
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