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Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 (GT-P6800 16GB) vs Apple iPad mini 3 (CDMA 16GB)

Side by side comparison between Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 vs Apple iPad mini 3 tablets, differences, pros, cons and full specifications. What's the better?

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Compare Apple iPad mini 3 XSamsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 (GT-P6800 16GB)10Points
Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 (GT-P6800 16GB)
7.7"
AMOLED

800x1280

3.1
MP

2mp

1GB
RAM

32bit Dual

5100
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
17PointsApple iPad mini 3 (CDMA 16GB)Compare Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 X
Apple iPad mini 3 (CDMA 16GB)
7.9"
IPS

1536x2048

5
MP

1.2mp

1GB
RAM

64bit Dual

6350
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better tablet? Apple iPad mini 3 (CDMA 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!

Galaxy Tab 7.7 (GT-P6800 16GB)10 Advantages Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 (GT-P6800 16GB)vsiPad mini 3 (CDMA 16GB)17 Advantages Apple iPad mini 3 (CDMA 16GB)
+16GB (13GB available)18%
More internal storage for applications and files
vs16GB (11GB available)
+Until 32GB microSD, microSDHCAdvantage
More external storage for files using memory cards
vsNot supported
+340 grams (11.9 ounces)1%
Lighter
vs341 grams (11.94 ounces)
+Super AMOLED PlusAdvantage
Super AMOLED Plus display is brighter and more vivid
vsTFT LED-Backlit IPS LCD
+LED flashAdvantage
The LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
vsNot supported
+(front) 2MP56%
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
vs(front) 1.2MP
+3500000 apps (Google Play Store)52%
More apps available to download and use
vs2300000 apps (App Store)
+Proximity sensorAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+Vibrating alertAdvantage
The vibration of the device aids in the use of several features
vsNot supported
+DLNAAdvantage
With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device.
vsNot supported
1.4GHz 32bit Dual-Corevs+1.3GHz 64bit Dual-Core30%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
1GB LPDDR2vs+1GB LPDDR3Advantage
This RAM type is better and more efficient.
7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)vs+7.5 millimeters (0.3 inches)5%
Thinner
800x1280 pixelsvs+1536x2048 pixels2 times
Higher resolution screen
196 PPIvs+324 PPI65%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
7.7"vs+7.9"3%
Larger screen
(back) 3.1MPvs+(back) 5MP60%
Higher resolution main camera
Not supportedvs+BSI sensorAdvantage
The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
Not supportedvs+HDR photo only main cameraAdvantage
The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
HD (1280x720)vs+Full HD (1920x1080)125%
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
3G+ HSPA+vs+4G LTEAdvantage
The 4G LTE network is newer and faster
(3G+ HSPA+) 21 Mbpsvs+(4G LTE) 100 Mbps4 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
Not supportedvs+Fingerprint sensor (front-mounted)Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
5100 mAhvs+6350 mAh25%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
Not supportedvs+Active noise cancellationAdvantage
Noise-canceling microphone allows better call quality
3.0 + A2DPvs+4.0 + A2DPAdvantage
Bluetooth 4.0 + A2DP is newer and faster
HTML, XHTML, Flash playervs+HTML, XHTML, HTML5Advantage
Better sites viewing on the internet

17 Common items in both devices
16 million
Only digital zoom
Autofocus
Capacitive
Multitouch
Accelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
+10 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

Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 (GT-P6800 16GB)Apple iPad mini 3 (CDMA 16GB)
ModelGalaxy Tab 7.7 (GT-P6800 16GB)iPad mini 3 (CDMA 16GB)
Other model namesSamsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 3G P6800, Samsung GT-P6800Verizon iPad Mini 3 A1600 (4G LTE + CDMA)
Country or region availablefeature not registeredUSA
USA
BrandSamsungApple
Release date12/1/201110/16/2014
Depth7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)7.5 millimeters (0.3 inches)
Size (width x height)133 x 196.7 millimeters (5.24 x 7.74 in)134.7 x 200 millimeters (5.3 x 7.87 in)
Weight340 grams (11.9 ounces)341 grams (11.94 ounces)
Build, materialsfeature not registeredAluminum body, glass front
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported

🤖 Operating System

Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 (GT-P6800 16GB)Apple iPad mini 3 (CDMA 16GB)
System versionAndroid 3.2 HoneycombiOS 8.0
Firmware updatefeature not registerediOS 12
User Interfacefeature not registeredfeature not registered

⚙️ Processor

Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 (GT-P6800 16GB)Apple iPad mini 3 (CDMA 16GB)
Chipset32bit - Samsung S5PC210 Exynos 4 Dual 421064bit - Apple A7 APL5698 (28nm)
CPUDual-Core, 1 processor:
1.4GHz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A9
Dual-Core, 1 processor:
1.3GHz Dual-Core Cyclone
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-400PowerVR G6430 MP4
Performance (benchmark)feature not registeredfeature not registered

💽 Memory and storage

Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 (GT-P6800 16GB)Apple iPad mini 3 (CDMA 16GB)
RAM memory1GB LPDDR21GB LPDDR3
Internal storage16GB (13GB available)16GB (11GB available)
External storageUntil 32GB microSD, microSDHC
(dedicated slot)
Not supported

📲 Display

Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 (GT-P6800 16GB)Apple iPad mini 3 (CDMA 16GB)
Display typeSuper AMOLED PlusTFT LED-Backlit IPS LCD
Screen size7.7" inches7.9" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~65.7% (screen-to-body ratio)~71.7% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution800x1280 pixels1536x2048 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Pixel density (dot pitch)196 PPI324 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedNot supported
Display featuresfeature not registeredfeature not registered

📶 Mobile networks

Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 (GT-P6800 16GB)Apple iPad mini 3 (CDMA 16GB)
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
Standard mini-SIM (2FF)
1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload21/5.76 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 850/900/1800/1900CDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/1900/2100CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkNot supportedLTE Cat3 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+GPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, 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

📷 Camera

Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 (GT-P6800 16GB)Apple iPad mini 3 (CDMA 16GB)
Back camera (main camera)3.1 megapixels5 megapixels
Main camera resolution2048x1536 pixels2592x1944 pixels
Video recording (primary)HD (1280x720) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 30 fps
FlashLED flashNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/2.4 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered32mm lens
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 detectionSmile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedSupported
HDRNot supportedHDR photo only main camera
Camera extrasfeature not registeredfeature not registered

📸 Front camera

Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 (GT-P6800 16GB)Apple iPad mini 3 (CDMA 16GB)
Front camera (secondary)2 megapixels1.2 megapixels
Front camera resolution1600x1200 pixels1280x960 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Not supportedHD (1280x720)
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

🔉 Sound and multimedia

Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 (GT-P6800 16GB)Apple iPad mini 3 (CDMA 16GB)
LoudspeakerSupportedSupported
Active noise cancellationNot supported2 microphones or more
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, DivX, XviD, H.264, H.263, WMV, MKVMP4, H.264, H.263, MOV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, eAAC, M4A

🔌 Connectivity

Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 (GT-P6800 16GB)Apple iPad mini 3 (CDMA 16GB)
USBUSB 2.0 proprietary connectorUSB 2.0 proprietary connector
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
TV outputProprietary TV-outProprietary TV-out
Bluetooth3.0 + A2DP4.0 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
WiFi Direct, hotspot
802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNASupportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTaggingA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
NFCNot supportedNot supported
Infrared portfeature not registeredNot supported

🧭 Sensors

Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 (GT-P6800 16GB)Apple iPad mini 3 (CDMA 16GB)
SensorsAccelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Compass
Gyroscope
Proximity sensor
Accelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Compass
Fingerprint sensor (front-mounted)
Gyroscope
Vibrating alertSupportedNot supported

🔋 Battery

Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 (GT-P6800 16GB)Apple iPad mini 3 (CDMA 16GB)
Battery typeLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity5100 mAh6350 mAh
Charger, watts Standard charging Standard charging
Talk time autonomy15 hours10 hours
Standby1000 hours (41.7 days)feature not registered

➕ Other features

Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 (GT-P6800 16GB)Apple iPad mini 3 (CDMA 16GB)
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice recorder
MessagingSMS (Swype), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
Hands-free callingSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, Flash playerHTML, XHTML, HTML5
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
Miscellaneous- Colors: Black
- Samsung TouchWiz UX
- DNSe sound enhancement
- Quickoffice HD
- SNS integration
- Java framework
- Colors: Black on gray, White on silver, Gold
- Apple SIM only USA and UK
- Oleophobic coating on Retina display
- Fingerprint sensor (Touch ID)
- Aluminium body
- FaceTime
- Siri natural language
- iCloud cloud service
- Twitter and Facebook
- Lightning connector port
- OpenGL ES 3.0

☢️ Radiation rate

Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 (GT-P6800 16GB)Apple iPad mini 3 (CDMA 16GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)0.51W/kg (head), 1.13W/kg (body)feature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)0.08W/kg (head)feature not registered
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