68points

Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 Wi-Fi (2019)

73points

Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 LTE

Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 LTE
Comparison winner
vs
vs

136 facts in comparison

Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 Wi-Fi (2019) vs Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 LTE

Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 Wi-Fi (2019)
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 LTE
68
points
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 Wi-Fi (2019)
73
points
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 LTE

Why is Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 Wi-Fi (2019) better than Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 LTE?

  • 3.7% higher pixel density
    ?

    224ppivs216ppi
  • 60g lighter
    ?

    469gvs529g
  • 96GB more internal storage
    ?

    128GBvs32GB
  • 0.5mm thinner
    ?

    7.5mmvs8mm
  • 0.8 newer Bluetooth version
    ?

    5vs4.2
  • 11.7mm shorter
    ?

    149.4mmvs161.1mm
  • 2x faster downloads
    ?

    600MBits/svs300MBits/s
  • 14.8mm narrower
    ?

    245.2mmvs260mm

Why is Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 LTE better than Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 Wi-Fi (2019)?

  • 9.09% faster CPU speed
    ?

    8 x 1.8GHzvs6 x 1.6 & 2 x 1.8GHz
  • 3.96% bigger screen size
    ?

    10.5"vs10.1"
  • 18.7% more battery power
    ?

    7300mAhvs6150mAh
  • Has a flash
    ?
  • Supports fast charging
    ?
  • Has a cellular module
    ?
  • 1 more microphone(s)
    ?

    2vs1
  • Has touch autofocus
    ?

Price comparison

Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 Wi-Fi (2019)

ProductStorePrice
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 Wi-Fi (2019) walmartRefurbished Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1" 1...Refurbished Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1" 16GB Black Wi-Fi SM-T580NZKAXAR
walmart logo
$249.00

Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 LTE

Buy used:

$229.99

ProductStorePrice
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 LTE AmazonSamsung Galaxy Tab S5e 10.5" (2019), 64G...Samsung Galaxy Tab S5e 10.5" (2019), 64GB, Black (LTE Unlocked) - SM-T727UZKAXAA
Amazon logo
$472.11
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 LTE AmazonSamsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1" (2019, WiFi +...Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1" (2019, WiFi + Cellular) Full HD Corner-to-Corner Display, 32GB 4G LTE Tablet & Phone (Makes Calls) GSM Unlocked SM-T515, International Model (32 GB, Black)
Amazon logo
$233.04
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 LTE AmazonSamsung Galaxy Tab A (2019,4G/LTE) SM-T5...Samsung Galaxy Tab A (2019,4G/LTE) SM-T515 32GB 10.1" Factory Unlocked Wi-Fi + 4G/LTE Tablet - International Version, No Warranty (Black)
Amazon logo
$252.50
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 LTE AmazonSamsung Electronics Galaxy Tab S5e 10.5"...Samsung Electronics Galaxy Tab S5e 10.5", 64GB, Silver (LTE Verizon + WiFi) - SM-T727VZSAVZW
Amazon logo
$479.99
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 LTE AmazonSamsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0" (2019, WiFi + ...Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0" (2019, WiFi + Cellular) 32GB, 5100mAh Battery, 4G LTE Tablet & Phone (Makes Calls) GSM Unlocked SM-T295, International Model (32GB + 64GB SD Bundle, Black)
Amazon logo
$168.18
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 LTE AmazonSamsung Galaxy Tab S6 10.5", 128GB WiFi ...Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 10.5", 128GB WiFi Tablet Mountain Gray - SM-T860NZAAXAR
Amazon logo
$599.00
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 LTE AmazonSamsung Galaxy Tab S6 10.5", 128GB (LTE ...Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 10.5", 128GB (LTE VERIZON & WiFi) Tablet Mountain Gray - SM-T867VZAAVZW
Amazon logo
$772.99
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 LTE AmazonSamsung SM-T720NZKAXAR Galaxy Tab S5e 64...Samsung SM-T720NZKAXAR Galaxy Tab S5e 64 GB Wifi Tablet Black (2019)
Amazon logo
$372.20

Design

1.weight

469g

529g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
2.thickness

7.5mm

8mm

We consider a thinner chassis better because it makes the product more compact and portable. Thinness is a feature highlighted by many manufacturers of mobile devices, but it is essential for a wide range of products.
3.Stylus included
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 Wi-Fi (2019)
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 LTE
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.
4.height

149.4mm

161.1mm

The height represents the vertical dimension of the product. We consider a smaller height better because it assures easy maneuverability.
5.is dustproof and water-resistant
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 Wi-Fi (2019)
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 LTE
The device is dustproof and water-resistant. Water-resistant devices can resist the penetration of water, such as powerful water jets, but not being submerged into water.
6.width

245.2mm

260mm

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.

Display

1.resolution

1920 x 1200px

1920 x 1200px

Resolution is an essential indicator of a screen's image quality, representing the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen. The resolution is given as a compound value, comprised of horizontal and vertical pixels.
2.pixel density

224ppi

216ppi

Pixel density is a measurement of a screen's resolution, expressed as the number of pixels per inch (PPI) on the screen. A higher pixel density translates into more clarity and sharpness for the images rendered on the screen, thus improving the quality of the viewing experience.
3.screen size

10.1"

10.5"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4.has branded damage-resistant glass
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 Wi-Fi (2019)
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 LTE
Damage-resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
5.has an IPS screen
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 Wi-Fi (2019)
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 LTE
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.
6.has a touch screen
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 Wi-Fi (2019)
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 LTE
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.

Performance

1.CPU speed

6 x 1.6GHz & 2 x 1.8GHz (Samsung Exynos 7904)

The CPU speed indicates how many processing cycles per second can be executed by a CPU, considering all of its cores (processing units). It is calculated by adding the clock rates of each core or, in the case of multi-core processors employing different microarchitectures, of each group of cores.
2.RAM

3GB

3GB

Random-access memory (RAM) is a form of volatile memory used to store working data and machine code currently in use. It is a quick-access, temporary virtual storage that can be read and changed in any order, thus enabling fast data processing.
3.has an external memory slot
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 Wi-Fi (2019)
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 LTE
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) that enables you to extend the built-in internal storage with affordable memory modules, or easily retrieve data, such as photographs, from the memory card.
4.internal storage

128GB

32GB

The internal storage refers to the built-in storage space available in a device for system data, apps, and user-generated data. With a large amount of internal storage, you can save more files and apps on your device.
5.Supports 64-bit
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 Wi-Fi (2019) (Samsung Exynos 7904)
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 LTE (Qualcomm Snapdragon 450)
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.
6.semiconductor size
Small semiconductors provide better performance and reduced power consumption. Chipsets with a higher number of transistors, semiconductor components of electronic devices, offer more computational power. A small form factor allows more transistors to fit on a chip, therefore increasing its performance.

Cameras

1.megapixels (main camera)

8MP

8MP

The number of megapixels determines the resolution of the images captured with the main camera. A higher megapixel count means that the camera is capable of capturing more details. However, the megapixel count is not the only important element determining the quality of an image.
2.megapixels (front camera)

5MP

5MP

The number of megapixels determines the resolution of the images captured with the front camera. A higher megapixel count means that the front camera is capable of capturing more details, an essential factor for taking high-resolution selfies.
3.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.
4.has a flash
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 Wi-Fi (2019)
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 LTE
A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
5.has a CMOS sensor
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 Wi-Fi (2019)
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 LTE
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.
6.has a built-in HDR mode
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 Wi-Fi (2019)
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 LTE
It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 Wi-Fi (2019)
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 LTE
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
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 Wi-Fi (2019)
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 LTE
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
3.number of microphones

1

2

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
4.Has a radio
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 Wi-Fi (2019)
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 LTE
A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.
5.Has dedicated media keys
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 Wi-Fi (2019)
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 LTE
Phones with physical keyboards have dedicated media keys, such as: play, stop, next, previous, volume up/down, etc.

Battery

1.battery power

6150mAh

7300mAh

Battery power, or battery capacity, represents the amount of electrical energy that a battery can store. More battery power can be an indication of longer battery life.
2.Supports fast charging
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 Wi-Fi (2019)
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 LTE
Fast charging technologies, like Qualcomm’s Quick Charge or MediaTek’s Pump Express, are used to reduce the time it takes to charge a device. For example, with Quick Charge 3.0, the battery can be charged to 50% in just 30 minutes.
3.has a battery level indicator
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 Wi-Fi (2019)
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 LTE
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
4.has a rechargeable battery
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 Wi-Fi (2019)
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 LTE
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
5.has wireless charging
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 Wi-Fi (2019)
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 LTE
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
6.has a removable battery
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 Wi-Fi (2019)
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 LTE
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Features

1.has an HDMI output
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 Wi-Fi (2019)
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 LTE
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
2.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 Wi-Fi (2019)
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 LTE
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.Supports widgets
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 Wi-Fi (2019) (Android 9.0 Pie)
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 LTE (Android 8.0 Oreo)
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.
4.has NFC
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 Wi-Fi (2019)
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 LTE
NFC (near-field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
5.is a multi-user system
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 Wi-Fi (2019) (Android 9.0 Pie)
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 LTE (Android 8.0 Oreo)
A multi-user operating system allows multiple users to access the device. Each user has a dedicated profile with apps and data available only to them.
6.The browser has word wrap
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 Wi-Fi (2019) (Android 9.0 Pie)
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 LTE (Android 8.0 Oreo)
The web browser has automatic word wrap when zooming, the user can easily read long lines without scrolling horizontally.

Miscellaneous

1.Has an ultra power-saving mode
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 Wi-Fi (2019) (Android 9.0 Pie)
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 LTE (Android 8.0 Oreo)
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.

Price comparison

Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 Wi-Fi (2019)

ProductStorePrice
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 Wi-Fi (2019) walmartRefurbished Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1" 1...Refurbished Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1" 16GB Black Wi-Fi SM-T580NZKAXAR
walmart logo
$249.00

Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 LTE

Buy used:

$229.99

ProductStorePrice
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 LTE AmazonSamsung Galaxy Tab S5e 10.5" (2019), 64G...Samsung Galaxy Tab S5e 10.5" (2019), 64GB, Black (LTE Unlocked) - SM-T727UZKAXAA
Amazon logo
$472.11
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 LTE AmazonSamsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1" (2019, WiFi +...Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1" (2019, WiFi + Cellular) Full HD Corner-to-Corner Display, 32GB 4G LTE Tablet & Phone (Makes Calls) GSM Unlocked SM-T515, International Model (32 GB, Black)
Amazon logo
$233.04
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 LTE AmazonSamsung Galaxy Tab A (2019,4G/LTE) SM-T5...Samsung Galaxy Tab A (2019,4G/LTE) SM-T515 32GB 10.1" Factory Unlocked Wi-Fi + 4G/LTE Tablet - International Version, No Warranty (Black)
Amazon logo
$252.50
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 LTE AmazonSamsung Electronics Galaxy Tab S5e 10.5"...Samsung Electronics Galaxy Tab S5e 10.5", 64GB, Silver (LTE Verizon + WiFi) - SM-T727VZSAVZW
Amazon logo
$479.99
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 LTE AmazonSamsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0" (2019, WiFi + ...Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0" (2019, WiFi + Cellular) 32GB, 5100mAh Battery, 4G LTE Tablet & Phone (Makes Calls) GSM Unlocked SM-T295, International Model (32GB + 64GB SD Bundle, Black)
Amazon logo
$168.18
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 LTE AmazonSamsung Galaxy Tab S6 10.5", 128GB WiFi ...Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 10.5", 128GB WiFi Tablet Mountain Gray - SM-T860NZAAXAR
Amazon logo
$599.00
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 LTE AmazonSamsung Galaxy Tab S6 10.5", 128GB (LTE ...Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 10.5", 128GB (LTE VERIZON & WiFi) Tablet Mountain Gray - SM-T867VZAAVZW
Amazon logo
$772.99
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 LTE AmazonSamsung SM-T720NZKAXAR Galaxy Tab S5e 64...Samsung SM-T720NZKAXAR Galaxy Tab S5e 64 GB Wifi Tablet Black (2019)
Amazon logo
$372.20

Follow Versus on Instagram

Follow @versusdotcom

Which are the best tablets?

Show all
This page is currently only available in English.