39points

Apple iPad Mini 2

45points

Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0

Apple iPad Mini 2
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0
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65 facts in comparison

Apple iPad Mini 2 vs Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0

Apple iPad Mini 2
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0
39
points
Apple iPad Mini 2
45
points
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0

Why is Apple iPad Mini 2 better than Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0?

  • 1.62x more battery power
    6471mAhvs4000mAh
  • 0.1mm shorter
    134.7mmvs134.8mm
  • Has an IPS screen
    ?
  • Supports 64-bit
    ?
  • LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
    ?
  • Has a built-in HDR mode
    ?
  • Has touch autofocus
    ?
  • Has a BSI sensor
    ?

Why is Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 better than Apple iPad Mini 2?

  • 5.85x faster CPU speed
    8 x 1.9GHzvs2 x 1.3GHz
  • 2GB more RAM memory
    3GBvs1GB
  • 1.27% bigger screen size
    ?

    8"vs7.9"
  • Has an external memory slot
    ?
  • 1.6mm thinner
    5.6mmvs7.2mm
  • 66g lighter
    265gvs331g
  • 32GB more internal storage
    64GBvs32GB
  • 1.6x more megapixels (main camera)
    8MPvs5MP

Price comparison

Apple iPad Mini 2

ProductStorePrice
Apple iPad Mini 2 AmazonApple iPad Mini 2 Tablet - 32GB - Space ...Apple iPad Mini 2 Tablet - 32GB - Space Gray ME277LL/A - WiFi Only (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$185.00
Apple iPad Mini 2 AmazonApple iPad Mini 2 with Retina Display - ...Apple iPad Mini 2 with Retina Display - ME277LL/A - (32GB, WiFi, Space Gray) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$175.00

Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0

Buy used:

$128.99

ProductStorePrice
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 AmazonSamsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0" 32 GB Wifi And...Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0" 32 GB Wifi Android 9.0 Pie Tablet Black (2019) - SM-T290NZKAXAR
Amazon logo
$156.98
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 AmazonSamsung Galaxy Tab S2 T813 9.7in 32GB Wi...Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 T813 9.7in 32GB Wi-Fi Black With Pouch (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$219.95
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 AmazonSamsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0in 16GB, Wi-Fi T...Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0in 16GB, Wi-Fi Tablet - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$134.95
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 AmazonSamsung Galaxy Tab A, 8" | 16GB w/16GB M...Samsung Galaxy Tab A, 8" | 16GB w/16GB MicroSD Card (32GB of Total Storage) | SM-T380NZSMXAR, - Silver (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$131.28
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 AmazonSamsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0" 16GB Smoky Tit...Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0" 16GB Smoky Titanium - SM-T350NZAAXAR
Amazon logo
$141.79
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 AmazonSamsung Galaxy Tab S2 8" 32 GB WiFi Tabl...Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8" 32 GB WiFi Tablet (Black) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$299.77
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 walmartTouch Screen Digitizer Glass for Black S...Touch Screen Digitizer Glass for Black Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 - Wifi Version, T710 (8.0")
walmart logo
$8.79

Design

1.thickness
?

Best

Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 Pro

4.6mm

7.2mm

5.6mm

2.weight
?

Best

Acer Iconia W510-1674

0.51g

331g

265g

3.height
?

Best

Dell Venue 10 7000

14mm

134.7mm

134.8mm

4.width
?

Best

Dell Venue 10 7000

14mm

200mm

198.6mm

5.volume
?

Best

Chromo Inc 7" (Android 4.1)

108.46cm³

193.97cm³

149.92cm³

Display

1.resolution
?

The resolution indicates the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen, expressed as the number of pixels on the horizontal axis and the number on the vertical axis. Show more

Best

Panasonic UT-MB5

2560 x 3840px

1536 x 2048px

2048 x 1536px

2.screen size
?

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience. Show more

Best

Wacom Cintiq 22HD

21.5"

7.9"

8"

3.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
?

The device has an LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixel, resulting in sharp and crisp images. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image. Show more

Apple iPad Mini 2
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0
4.has an IPS screen
?

IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of conventional twisted nematic TFT displays: limited viewing angles and low-quality color reproduction. PLS (Plane-to-Line Switching) is a type of IPS screen developed by Samsung, with increased brightness and lower production costs. Show more

Apple iPad Mini 2
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0
5.has a touch screen
?

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.

Apple iPad Mini 2
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0
6.Has an OLED or AMOLED display
?

OLED (Organic Light-Emitting Diode) displays are formed of organic materials that emit light. They have higher contrast ratios and wider viewing angles compared to LCD displays. AMOLED and POLED are types of OLED displays. Show more

Apple iPad Mini 2
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0

Performance

1.CPU speed
?

Best

Samsung Galaxy Book 2

8 x 2.36GHz

2 x 1.3GHz

8 x 1.9GHz

2.RAM
?

Best

Microsoft Surface Pro 7 12.3" Intel Core i5-1035G4 1.1GHz / 16GB RAM / 256GB SSD

16GB

1GB

3GB

3.has an external memory slot
?

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card. Show more

Apple iPad Mini 2
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0
4.internal storage
?

Best

Microsoft Surface Pro 7 12.3" Intel Core i7-1065G7 1.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD

1000GB

32GB

64GB

5.Supports 64-bit
?

A 32-bit operating system can only support up to 4GB of RAM. 64-bit allows more than 4GB, giving increased performance. It also allows you to run 64-bit apps.

Apple iPad Mini 2
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0

Cameras

1.megapixels (main camera)
?

Best

Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 LTE

13 & 5MP

5MP

8MP

2.megapixels (front camera)
?

Best

Huawei MatePad Pro (256GB / 8GB RAM)

8MP

1.2MP

2.1MP

3.video recording (main camera)
?

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions. Show more

Best

Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)

2160 x 60fps

1080 x 30fps

1440 x 30fps

4.has a built-in HDR mode
?

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR). Show more

Apple iPad Mini 2 (iOS 7.0)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0
5.has touch autofocus
?

The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.

Apple iPad Mini 2
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0
6.Can create panoramas in-camera
?

It allows you to take multiple photos capturing different parts of the scene, and then joins them together into a single photo.

Apple iPad Mini 2 (iOS 7.0)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 (Android 5.0 Lollipop)

Audio

1.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
?

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones. Show more

Apple iPad Mini 2
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0

Battery

1.battery power
?

Best

Samsung Galaxy View2

12000mAh

6471mAh

4000mAh

2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Apple iPad Mini 2
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0
3.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Apple iPad Mini 2
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Apple iPad Mini 2
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 (Android 5.0 Lollipop)
2.Has fast 802.11ac Wi-Fi connection
?

802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming. Show more

Apple iPad Mini 2
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0
3.Is free and open source
?

Anyone is free to use, copy, study, and change the software in any way, and the source code is openly shared so that people are encouraged to voluntarily improve the design of the software.

Apple iPad Mini 2
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 (Android 5.0 Lollipop)
4.Supports widgets
?

You can add widgets to the home screen. This allows you to have more flexibility and to see information at a glance, without going into the app.

Apple iPad Mini 2
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 (Android 5.0 Lollipop)
5.Has offline voice recognition
?

Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.

Apple iPad Mini 2
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 (Android 5.0 Lollipop)
6.Supports Java
Apple iPad Mini 2
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 (Android 5.0 Lollipop)

Miscellaneous

1.Has an ultra power-saving mode
?

The ultra power-saving mode, also called low power mode, is an effective way to extend the battery life of the device. Usually, it involves limiting screen brightness and contrast, disabling location services, restricting connectivity, and turning off nonessential apps. Show more

Apple iPad Mini 2
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 (Android 5.0 Lollipop)

Price comparison

Apple iPad Mini 2

ProductStorePrice
Apple iPad Mini 2 AmazonApple iPad Mini 2 Tablet - 32GB - Space ...Apple iPad Mini 2 Tablet - 32GB - Space Gray ME277LL/A - WiFi Only (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$185.00
Apple iPad Mini 2 AmazonApple iPad Mini 2 with Retina Display - ...Apple iPad Mini 2 with Retina Display - ME277LL/A - (32GB, WiFi, Space Gray) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$175.00

Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0

Buy used:

$128.99

ProductStorePrice
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 AmazonSamsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0" 32 GB Wifi And...Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0" 32 GB Wifi Android 9.0 Pie Tablet Black (2019) - SM-T290NZKAXAR
Amazon logo
$156.98
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 AmazonSamsung Galaxy Tab S2 T813 9.7in 32GB Wi...Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 T813 9.7in 32GB Wi-Fi Black With Pouch (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$219.95
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 AmazonSamsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0in 16GB, Wi-Fi T...Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0in 16GB, Wi-Fi Tablet - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$134.95
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 AmazonSamsung Galaxy Tab A, 8" | 16GB w/16GB M...Samsung Galaxy Tab A, 8" | 16GB w/16GB MicroSD Card (32GB of Total Storage) | SM-T380NZSMXAR, - Silver (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$131.28
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 AmazonSamsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0" 16GB Smoky Tit...Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0" 16GB Smoky Titanium - SM-T350NZAAXAR
Amazon logo
$141.79
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 AmazonSamsung Galaxy Tab S2 8" 32 GB WiFi Tabl...Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8" 32 GB WiFi Tablet (Black) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$299.77
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 walmartTouch Screen Digitizer Glass for Black S...Touch Screen Digitizer Glass for Black Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 - Wifi Version, T710 (8.0")
walmart logo
$8.79

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