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Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2

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Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2 review: specs and price

Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2
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Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2

Why is Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2 better than the average?

  • CPU speed
    8 x 1.6GHzvs4.23GHz
  • RAM
    3GBvs1.94GB
  • Weight
    419gvs511.54g
  • Megapixels (main camera)
    8MPvs5.84MP
  • Megapixels (front camera)
    5MPvs2.09MP
  • Height
    127.6mmvs160.4mm
  • Width
    214.7mmvs232.45mm
  • Bluetooth version
    4.2vs3.63

Price comparison

Design

1.thickness
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Best

Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 Pro

4.6mm

9.9mm

2.weight
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Best

Acer Iconia W510-1674

0.51g

419g

3.Has a stylus
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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.

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4.height
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Best

Dell Venue 10 7000

14mm

127.6mm

5.width
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Best

Dell Venue 10 7000

14mm

214.7mm

6.volume
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Best

Chromo Inc 7" (Android 4.1)

108.46cm³

271.22cm³

Display

1.resolution
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Best

Panasonic UT-MB5

2560 x 3840px

1280 x 800px

2.pixel density
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Best

Teclast M8

359ppi

189ppi

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

Best

Wacom Cintiq 22HD

21.5"

8"

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.

For example

Alcatel Joy Tab

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5.has an IPS screen
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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.

For example

Lenovo Tab M10 FHD (16GB / 2GB RAM)

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6.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
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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.

For example

Lenovo Tab M10 FHD (16GB / 2GB RAM)

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Performance

1.CPU speed
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Best

Samsung Galaxy Book 2

8 x 2.36GHz

8 x 1.6GHz (Samsung Exynos 7870)

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.

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3.RAM
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Best

Google Pixel Slate

16GB

3GB

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.

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5.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 apps.

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6.internal storage
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Best

Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)

1000GB

16GB

Cameras

1.megapixels (main camera)
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Best

Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 LTE

13 & 5MP

8MP

2.megapixels (front camera)
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Best

Samsung Galaxy Tab Active Pro Wi-Fi

8MP

5MP

3.video recording (main camera)
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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

1080 x 30fps

4.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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5.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.

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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.

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2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

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

Best

Acer Aspire Switch 12 S

3

1

4.Has a radio
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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 M10 FHD (16GB / 2GB RAM)

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Battery

1.battery power
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Best

Samsung Galaxy View2

12000mAh

445mAh

2.Battery life
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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 Tab A 8.0 (2017)

36h

25h

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

Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2
4.has 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.

For example

Google Nexus 7 (2013) LTE

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

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6.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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Features

1.Is a multi-user system
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2.Has fast 802.11ac Wi-Fi 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.

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3.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.

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4.Supports widgets
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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.

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5.Has offline voice recognition
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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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6.Supports Java
Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2

Miscellaneous

1.Has an ultra power-saving mode
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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.

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