Comparison between:
- Asus ZenPad C 7.0
- Asus ZenPad C 7.0 Z170MG
- Asus ZenPad 8.0 Z380KL

Brand and model

Information about the brand, model and model alias (if any) of a specific device.

Asus ZenPad C 7.0Asus ZenPad C 7.0 Z170MGAsus ZenPad 8.0 Z380KL
Asus ZenPad C 7.0Asus ZenPad C 7.0 Z170MGAsus ZenPad 8.0 Z380KL
Model aliasZ170CG-Z380KL

Design

Information about the dimensions and weight of the device, shown in different measurement units. Body materials, available colors, certifications.

Width189 mm
18.9 cm
0.62 ft
7.441 in
189 mm
18.9 cm
0.62 ft
7.441 in
209 mm
20.9 cm
0.686 ft
8.228 in
Height108 mm
10.8 cm
0.354 ft
4.252 in
108 mm
10.8 cm
0.354 ft
4.252 in
123 mm
12.3 cm
0.404 ft
4.843 in
Thickness8.4 mm
0.84 cm
0.028 ft
0.331 in
9.5 mm
0.95 cm
0.031 ft
0.374 in
8.5 mm
0.85 cm
0.028 ft
0.335 in
Weight265 g
0.58 lbs
9.35 oz
275 g
0.61 lbs
9.7 oz
350 g
0.77 lbs
12.35 oz
Volume171.46 cm³
10.41 in³
193.91 cm³
11.78 in³
218.51 cm³
13.27 in³
ColorsBlack
White
Red
Champagne
Black
White
Black
White
Champagne

SIM card

The Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) is used in mobile devices for storing data authenticating the subscribers of mobile services.

SIM card typeMicro-SIMMicro-SIMMicro-SIM
Number of SIM cards211
FeaturesDual SIM stand-by (Both cards are active. When one is busy, the other is not active)--

Networks

A mobile (cellular) network is a radio system, which allows a large number of mobile devices to communicate with each other.

GSMGSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
UMTSUMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
LTE--LTE 800 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 1900 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz

Mobile network technologies and bandwidth

Communication between devices within mobile networks is realized via various generations of network technologies, which provide different bandwidth.

Mobile network technologiesUMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 4

Operating system

Operating system is the system software, which manages and controls the functioning of the hardware components of the device.

Operating system (OS)Android 5.0.2 LollipopAndroid 5.0 LollipopAndroid 5.0 Lollipop
Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow

System on Chip (SoC)

A system on a chip (SoC) includes into a single chip some of the main hardware components of the mobile device.

SoCIntel Atom x3-C3230MediaTek MT8382V/WQualcomm Snapdragon 410 MSM8916
Process technology28 nm28 nm28 nm
CPUIntel Atom SoFIAARM Cortex-A7ARM Cortex-A53
CPU bits64 bit32 bit64 bit
Instruction setIA-32 (x86), IA-64 (x64)ARMv7ARMv8
Level 0 cache memory (L0)--4 KB + 4 KB
Level 1 cache memory (L1)24 KB + 32 KB32 KB + 32 KB16 KB + 16 KB
Level 2 cache memory (L2)2048 KB
2 MB
256 KB
0.25 MB
2048 KB
2 MB
CPU cores444
CPU frequency1000 MHz1300 MHz1200 MHz
GPUARM Mali-450 MP4ARM Mali-400 MP2Qualcomm Adreno 306
GPU cores42-
GPU frequency600 MHz-400 MHz
RAM capacity1 GB1 GB1 GB
2 GB
RAM typeLPDDR3-LPDDR3
RAM channels--Single channel
RAM frequency--533 MHz

Storage

Every mobile device has a built-in storage (internal memory) with a fixed capacity.

Storage8 GB
16 GB
8 GB
16 GB
8 GB
16 GB

Memory cards

Memory cards are used in mobile devices for expanding their external storage capacity.

TypesmicroSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC

Display

The display of a mobile device is characterized by its technology, resolution, pixel density, diagonal length, color depth, etc.

Type/technologyIPSIPSIPS
Diagonal size7 in
177.8 mm
17.78 cm
7 in
177.8 mm
17.78 cm
8 in
203.2 mm
20.32 cm
Width6.04 in
153.41 mm
15.34 cm
6.04 in
153.41 mm
15.34 cm
6.78 in
172.31 mm
17.23 cm
Height3.54 in
89.89 mm
8.99 cm
3.54 in
89.89 mm
8.99 cm
4.24 in
107.7 mm
10.77 cm
Aspect ratio1.707:11.707:11.6:1
16:10
Resolution1024 x 600 pixels1024 x 600 pixels1280 x 800 pixels
Pixel density170 ppi
66 ppcm
170 ppi
66 ppcm
189 ppi
74 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area67.77 %67.77 %72.42 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Full Lamination Technology
Anti-fingerprint coating
Full Lamination Technology
Anti-fingerprint coating
Full Lamination Technology
Anti-fingerprint coating

Sensors

Different sensors measure different physical quantities and convert them into signals recognizable by the mobile device.

SensorsAccelerometerAccelerometerLight
Accelerometer
Compass
Hall

Rear camera

The primary camera of the mobile device is usually placed on its back and can be combined with one or more additional cameras.

Sensor typeCMOSCMOSCMOS
Image resolution2560 x 1920 pixels
4.92 MP
2560 x 1920 pixels
4.92 MP
3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
Video resolution--1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
Video FPS--30 fps
FeaturesDigital zoom
Scene mode
Digital zoom
Scene mode
Autofocus
Digital zoom
Scene mode
2 MP - market dependent2 MP - market dependent5 MP - market dependent

Front camera

Modern smartphones have one or more front cameras and their positioning has led to various design concepts – pop-up camera, rotating camera, notch, punch hole, under-display camera, etc.

Image resolution640 x 480 pixels
0.31 MP
640 x 480 pixels
0.31 MP
1600 x 1200 pixels
1.92 MP
Video resolution640 x 480 pixels
0.31 MP
640 x 480 pixels
0.31 MP
-

Audio

Information about the type of speakers and the audio technologies supported by the device.

SpeakerLoudspeakerLoudspeakerLoudspeaker
DTS HD PremiumDTSDTS

Radio

The radio in a mobile device is a built-in FM radio receiver.

RadioNoNoNo

Tracking/Positioning

Information about the positioning and navigation technologies supported by the device.

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi is a technology that provides wireless data connections between various devices within a short range.

Wi-Fi802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
Wi-Fi Display
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
Wi-Fi Display
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
Wi-Fi Display

Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a standard for secure wireless data transfer between different types of devices over short distances.

Version4.04.04.0
FeaturesA2DPA2DPA2DP

USB

The Universal Serial Bus (USB) is an industry standard that allows different electronic devices to exchange data.

Connector typeMicro USBMicro USBMicro USB
Version2.02.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
Charging
Mass storage
Charging
Mass storage

Headphone jack

The headphone jack is an audio phone connector, a.k.a. an audio jack. The most widely used one in mobile devices is the 3.5 mm headphone jack.

Headphone jackYesYesYes

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering

Browser

A web browser is a software application for accessing, fetching, displaying and navigating through information on the World Wide Web.

BrowserHTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3

Audio file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various audio file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital audio data.

Audio file formats/codecsAAC
AMR
aptX
eAAC+
MIDI
MP3
WMA
WAV
AAC
AMR
eAAC+
MIDI
MP3
WMA
WAV
AAC
AMR
eAAC+
MIDI
MP3
WMA
WAV

Video file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various video file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital video data.

Video file formats/codecs3GPP
AVI
MKV
MP4
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
MKV
MP4
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
MKV
MP4
WMV
Xvid

Battery

The batteries of mobile devices differ in capacity and technology. They provide the electrical charge needed for the functioning of the devices.

Capacity3950 mAh3950 mAh4000 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-PolymerLi-Polymer
2G talk time8 h
480 min
0.3 days
8 h 30 min
8.5 h
510 min
0.4 days
-
3G talk time8 h
480 min
0.3 days
8 h 30 min
8.5 h
510 min
0.4 days
-
FeaturesNon-removableNon-removableNon-removable
--Battery life - up to 9 h

Specific Absorption Rate (SAR)

The SAR rating shows the amount of electromagnetic radiation absorbed by the human body when using a mobile device, expressed in W/kg.

Body SAR (EU)0.505 W/kg--
Body SAR (USA)1.19 W/kg--
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