79points

Huawei MediaPad M5 10.8"

46points

Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 (SM-T580)

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Huawei MediaPad M5 10.8" vs Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 (SM-T580)

Huawei MediaPad M5 10.8"
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 (SM-T580)
Huawei MediaPad M5 10.8"
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 (SM-T580)

Why is Huawei MediaPad M5 10.8" better than Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 (SM-T580)?

  • 0.9mm thinner
    7.3mmvs8.2mm
  • 27g lighter
    498gvs525g
  • Has stereo speakers
  • 82.4mm shorter
    171.8mmvs254.2mm
  • Has an IPS screen
  • Has a fingerprint scanner
  • Has a CMOS sensor
  • Has a compass

Why is Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 (SM-T580) better than Huawei MediaPad M5 10.8"?

  • 103.4mm narrower
    155.3mmvs258.7mm
  • 0.23% less body volume
    323.71cm³vs324.44601800000004cm³
  • Has touch autofocus
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack

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Design

1.thickness

7.3mm

8.2mm

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2.weight

498g

525g

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3.width

258.7mm

155.3mm

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14mm

4.Weather sealed
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Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.

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5.height

171.8mm

254.2mm

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14mm

6.volume

324.45cm³

323.71cm³

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108.46cm³

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Display

1.resolution

2560 x 1600px

1920 x 1200px

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2.pixel density

280ppi

224ppi

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3.screen size

10.8"

10.1"

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

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

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5.every pixel has three subpixels
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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 AMOLED display
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AMOLED displays, also known as active matrix OLED displays, offer higher refresh rates and consume less power than other types of displays.

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Performance

1.CPU speed

8 x 2.36GHz

8 x 1.6GHz

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8 x 2.36GHz

2.has an external memory slot
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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

4GB

2GB

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4.Has integrated LTE
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The system on a chip (SoC) has an integrated LTE cellular chip. LTE is capable of downloading at faster speeds than older, 3G technology.

5.internal storage

64GB

16GB

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6.Supports 64-bit
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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 applications.

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Cameras

1.megapixels

13MP

8MP

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2.video recording (main camera)

1080 x 30fps

1080 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.

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2160 x 60fps

3.has a CMOS sensor
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CMOS image sensors are slowly replacing CCD sensors, due to reduced power consumption and better image quality. They can be very compact and cost relatively little to produce.

4.front camera megapixels

8MP

2MP

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8MP

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

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

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Audio

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

2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 (SM-T580)

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

3.number of microphones

1

1

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

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4.has a radio
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It works as an FM radio with included headsets

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5.has dedicated media keys
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The music player can be blindly used.

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Battery

1.battery power

7500mAh

7300mAh

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11560mAh

2.wireless charging
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The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

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3.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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

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5.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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Features

1.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
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2.Is a multi-user system
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3.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
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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.

4.USB version

2

2

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

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3.1

5.Is free and open source
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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.

6.Has a fingerprint scanner
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Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 (SM-T580)

The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.

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