43points

Google Nexus 7

53points

Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 9.7

Google Nexus 7
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Google Nexus 7 vs Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 9.7

Google Nexus 7
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 9.7
Google Nexus 7
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 9.7
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53
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Why is Google Nexus 7 better than Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 9.7?

  • 52g lighter
    340gvs392g
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has NFC
  • 38.8mm narrower
    198.5mmvs237.3mm
  • 49mm shorter
    120mmvs169mm
  • Has branded damage resistant glass
  • Has an IPS screen
  • Every pixel has three subpixels

Why is Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 9.7 better than Google Nexus 7?

  • 2.67x faster CPU speed
    4 x 1.9GHz & 4 x 1.3GHzvs4 x 1.2GHz
  • 3.07x higher resolution
    2048 x 1536pxvs800 x 1280px
  • 2GB more RAM memory
    3GBvs1GB
  • 22.22% higher pixel density
    264ppivs216ppi
  • 38.57% bigger screen size
    9.7"vs7"
  • Has an external memory slot
  • 35.72% more battery power
    5870mAhvs4325mAh
  • 4.85mm thinner
    5.6mmvs10.45mm

Top specs and features

Design

1.thickness

10.45mm

5.6mm

Best

Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 Pro

4.6mm

2.weight

340g

392g

Best

Acer Iconia W510-1674

0.51g

3.width

198.5mm

237.3mm

Best

Dell Venue 10 7000

14mm

4.height

120mm

169mm

Best

Dell Venue 10 7000

14mm

5.volume

248.92cm³

224.58cm³

Best

Asus VivoTab RT 64GB

0cm³

6.Has a stylus
Google Nexus 7
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 9.7

A stylus is a pen-like accessory that allows you to interact with the touchscreen with greater precision, and is particularly useful for drawing and writing.

For example

Huawei MediaPad M5 Lite LTE (32GB / 3GB RAM)

Display

1.resolution

800 x 1280px

2048 x 1536px

Best

Panasonic UT-MB5

2560 x 3840px

2.pixel density

216ppi

264ppi

Best

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 32GB WiFi + 3G

521ppi

3.screen size

7"

9.7"

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

Best

Wacom Cintiq 22HD

21.5"

4.has branded damage resistant glass
Google Nexus 7
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 9.7

Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.

5.every pixel has three subpixels
Google Nexus 7
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 9.7

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

6.has an IPS screen
Google Nexus 7
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 9.7

IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of normal TFTs TN-matrices: relatively slow response times, small viewing angles and low quality color reproduction. PLS (Plane to Line Switching) is a type of IPS screen developed by Samsung, which has increased brightness and lower production costs.

Performance

1.CPU speed

4 x 1.2GHz

4 x 1.9GHz & 4 x 1.3GHz

Best

Samsung Galaxy Book 2

8 x 2.36GHz

2.has an external memory slot
Google Nexus 7
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 9.7

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.

3.RAM

1GB

3GB

Best

Google Pixel Slate

16GB

4.internal storage

32GB

64GB

Best

Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)

1000GB

Cameras

1.front camera megapixels

1.2MP

2.1MP

Best

Samsung Galaxy Fold

10MP

2.video recording (main camera)

720 x 30fps

1440 x 30fps

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.

Best

Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)

2160 x 60fps

3.has a flash
Google Nexus 7
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 9.7

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.

For example

Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)

4.Can create panoramas in-camera
Google Nexus 7
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 9.7

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

5.has a front camera
Google Nexus 7
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 9.7

A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.

6.Has a dual-tone LED flash
Google Nexus 7
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 9.7

A dual-tone flash has LED lights with different color temperatures, delivering a better color balance to photos and videos.

For example

Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Google Nexus 7
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 9.7

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

2.number of microphones

2

1

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Acer Aspire Switch 12 S

3

3.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Google Nexus 7
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 9.7

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

4.Has a radio
Google Nexus 7
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 9.7

A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.

For example

Lenovo Tab P10

Battery

1.battery power

4325mAh

5870mAh

Best

Apple iPad 4 128GB WiFi + Cellular

11560mAh

2.has a rechargeable battery
Google Nexus 7
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 9.7

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

3.has a battery level indicator
Google Nexus 7
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 9.7

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

4.has a removable battery
Google Nexus 7
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 9.7

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Google Pixel Slate (8th Gen Intel Core i5 / 8GB RAM / 128GB SSD)

5. longer battery life

10h

30h

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.

Best

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 32GB WiFi + 3G

38h

Features

1.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Google Nexus 7
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 9.7
2.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
Google Nexus 7
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 9.7

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.

3.Is a multi-user system
Google Nexus 7
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 9.7
4.Is free and open source
Google Nexus 7
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 9.7

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.

5.Supports widgets
Google Nexus 7
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 9.7

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.

6.Has offline voice recognition
Google Nexus 7
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 9.7

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

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