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Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 S Pen (2019, SM-P205) vs Motorola Xoom 2 (Media Edition MZ607 16GB)

Side by side comparison between Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 S Pen (2019) vs Motorola Xoom 2 tablets, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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Compare Motorola Xoom 2 XSamsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 S Pen (2019, SM-P205)22Points
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)

vs
05PointsMotorola Xoom 2 (Media Edition MZ607 16GB)Compare Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 S Pen (2019) X
Motorola Xoom 2 (Media Edition MZ607 16GB)
8.2"
TFT

800x1280

5
MP

1.3mp

1GB
RAM

32bit Dual

3960
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!

Galaxy Tab A 8.0 S Pen (2019, SM-P205)22 Advantages Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 S Pen (2019, SM-P205)vsXoom 2 (Media Edition MZ607 16GB)5 Advantages Motorola Xoom 2 (Media Edition MZ607 16GB)
+1.8Ghz 64bit Octa-Core148%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
vs1.2Ghz 32bit Dual-Core
+3GB LPDDR4X2 times
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
vs1GB LPDDR2
+32GB (21GB available)31%
More internal storage for applications and files
vs16GB
+Until 512GB microSD, microSDXCAdvantage
More external storage for files using memory cards
vsNot supported
+325 grams (11.38 ounces)19%
Lighter
vs386 grams (13.51 ounces)
+8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)1%
Thinner
vs9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
+TFT IPS LCDAdvantage
TFT IPS LCD display is brighter and more vivid
vsTFT LCD
+1200x1920 pixels125%
Higher resolution screen
vs800x1280 pixels
+283 PPI54%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs184 PPI
+(back) 8MP59%
Higher resolution main camera
vs(back) 5MP
+HDR photo only main cameraAdvantage
The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
vsNot supported
+(front) 5MP3 times
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
vs(front) 1.3MP
+Full HD (1920x1080)125%
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
vsHD (1280x720)
+Android 10Advantage
Android 10 is newer and safer
vsAndroid 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich ICS
+4G+ LTE-AAdvantage
The 4G+ LTE-A network is newer and faster
vsNot supported
+(4G+ LTE-A) 600 MbpsAdvantage
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
vs(Not supported)
+4200 mAh6%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
vs3960 mAh
+Vibrating alertAdvantage
The vibration of the device aids in the use of several features
vsNot supported
+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
vs802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
+5.0 + A2DP/LEAdvantage
Bluetooth 5.0 + A2DP/LE is newer and faster
vs2.1 + A2DP
+Type-CAdvantage
Reversible connector, you can stick in a USB-C cable any which way; either side is up.
vsMicroUSB 2.0
+HTML, XHTML, HTML5Advantage
Better sites viewing on the internet
vsHTML, XHTML, Flash player
8"vs+8.2"2%
Larger screen
Not supportedvs+CompassAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+GyroscopeAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+BarometerAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+Gorilla GlassAdvantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys

14 Common items in both devices
16 million
LED flash
Only digital zoom
Autofocus
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
+7 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 featuresSamsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 S Pen (2019, SM-P205)Motorola Xoom 2 (Media Edition MZ607 16GB)
ModelGalaxy Tab A 8.0 S Pen (2019, SM-P205)Xoom 2 (Media Edition MZ607 16GB)
Other model namesGalaxy Tab A8" S Pen 4G LTE (SM-P205), Galaxy Tab A Plus 8"Motorola Xoom 2 Family Edition WiFi, Motorola XYBOARD 8.2
Country or region available(Global, International)
(Global, International)
feature not registered
BrandSamsungMotorola
Release dateApril, 2019December, 2011
Depth8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
Size (width x height)122.4 x 201.5 millimeters (4.82 x 7.93 in)139 x 216 millimeters (5.47 x 8.5 in)
Weight325 grams (11.38 ounces)386 grams (13.51 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, glass frontfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
System (OS)Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 S Pen (2019, SM-P205)Motorola Xoom 2 (Media Edition MZ607 16GB)
Operating systemAndroid 9.0 PieAndroid 3.2 Honeycomb
Firmware updateAndroid 10Android 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich ICS
HardwareSamsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 S Pen (2019, SM-P205)Motorola Xoom 2 (Media Edition MZ607 16GB)
Chipset64bit - Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7904 (14nm)32bit - TI OMAP 4430
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
1.8Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A73
1.6Ghz Hexa-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1.2Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A9
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-G71 MP2PowerVR SGX540
RAM memory3GB LPDDR4X1GB LPDDR2
Internal storage32GB (21GB available)
eMMC 5.1
16GB
External storageUntil 512GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Not supported
DisplaySamsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 S Pen (2019, SM-P205)Motorola Xoom 2 (Media Edition MZ607 16GB)
Display typeTFT IPS LCDTFT LCD
Screen size8" inches8.2" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~75.2% (screen-to-body ratio)~64.9% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1200x1920 pixels (16:10)800x1280 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)283 PPI184 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass
Display features60Hzfeature not registered
Mobile networksSamsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 S Pen (2019, SM-P205)Motorola Xoom 2 (Media Edition MZ607 16GB)
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Not supported
Maximum download/upload600/150 Mbpsfeature not registered
Network technology2G, 3G, 4Gfeature not registered
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Not supported
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900Not supported
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100Not supported
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat12/13 (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 20, 28, 66)
TD-LTE (38, 40, 41)
Not supported
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-ANot supported
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported
CallingSamsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 S Pen (2019, SM-P205)Motorola Xoom 2 (Media Edition MZ607 16GB)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailE-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice recorder
CameraSamsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 S Pen (2019, SM-P205)Motorola Xoom 2 (Media Edition MZ607 16GB)
Back camera (main camera)8 megapixels5 megapixels
Main camera resolution3264x2448 pixels2592x1944 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 30 fpsHD (1280x720) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.0 (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 stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationfeature not registered
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo only main cameraNot supported
2ª cameraSamsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 S Pen (2019, SM-P205)Motorola Xoom 2 (Media Edition MZ607 16GB)
Front camera (secondary)5 megapixels1.3 megapixels
Front camera resolution2560x1920 pixels1280x1024 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Not supported
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
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
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 S Pen (2019, SM-P205)Motorola Xoom 2 (Media Edition MZ607 16GB)
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, H.264, H.263, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, AAC+
ConnectivitySamsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 S Pen (2019, SM-P205)Motorola Xoom 2 (Media Edition MZ607 16GB)
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoMicroUSB 2.0
TV outputNot supportedMicro HDMI Type D
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth5.0 + A2DP/LE2.1 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 S Pen (2019, SM-P205)Motorola Xoom 2 (Media Edition MZ607 16GB)
Active noise cancellationNot supportedNot supported
Vibrating alertSupportedNot supported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, Flash player
SensorsAccelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Hall effect
Accelerometer
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Barometer
Other features- Colors: Black, Gray
- One UI core 1.1
- S Pen (Stylus Pen)
- Blue light filter
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black
- Motorola MOTOPRINT v2+
- HDMI 1.4
- 3D virtual surround sound
- WiFi hotspot
- Java framework
Power supplySamsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 S Pen (2019, SM-P205)Motorola Xoom 2 (Media Edition MZ607 16GB)
BatteryLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity4200 mAh3960 mAh
Charger, watts Standard charging Standard charging
Talk time autonomyfeature not registered360 minutes | 6 hours | 0.3 day
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rateSamsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 S Pen (2019, SM-P205)Motorola Xoom 2 (Media Edition MZ607 16GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)1.02W/kg (head) | 1.35W/kg (body)feature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)0.683W/kg (head) | 1.501W/kg (body)feature not registered
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