Comparison between:
- Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 Wi-Fi
- Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 7.0
- Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 Wi-Fi SM-T713

Brand and model

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

Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 Wi-FiSamsung Galaxy Tab 4 7.0Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 Wi-Fi SM-T713
Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 Wi-FiSamsung Galaxy Tab 4 7.0Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 Wi-Fi SM-T713
Model aliasSM-T700
T700
SM-T230SM-T713
T713

Design

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

Width212.8 mm
21.28 cm
0.698 ft
8.378 in
186.9 mm
18.69 cm
0.613 ft
7.358 in
198.6 mm
19.86 cm
0.652 ft
7.819 in
Height126.6 mm
12.66 cm
0.415 ft
4.984 in
107.9 mm
10.79 cm
0.354 ft
4.248 in
134.8 mm
13.48 cm
0.442 ft
5.307 in
Thickness6.6 mm
0.66 cm
0.022 ft
0.26 in
9 mm
0.9 cm
0.03 ft
0.354 in
5.6 mm
0.56 cm
0.018 ft
0.22 in
Weight294 g
0.65 lbs
10.37 oz
276 g
0.61 lbs
9.74 oz
264 g
0.58 lbs
9.31 oz
Volume177.81 cm³
10.8 in³
181.5 cm³
11.02 in³
149.92 cm³
9.1 in³
ColorsWhite
Bronze
Black
White
Black
White
Gold
Body materialsPlastic-Metal
Plastic

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 4.4.2 KitKat
Android 5.0 Lollipop
Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Android 4.4.2 KitKatAndroid 6.0 Marshmallow
User interface (UI)TouchWizTouchWiz Nature UX-

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.

SoCSamsung Exynos 5 Octa 5420Marvell PXA1088Qualcomm Snapdragon 652 MSM8976
Process technology28 nm40 nm28 nm
CPU4x 1.9 GHz ARM Cortex-A15, 4x 1.3 GHz ARM Cortex-A7ARM Cortex-A74x 1.8 GHz ARM Cortex-A72, 4x 1.4 GHz ARM Cortex-A53
CPU bits32 bit32 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv7ARMv7ARMv8
Level 1 cache memory (L1)32 KB + 32 KB--
Level 2 cache memory (L2)2048 KB
2 MB
--
CPU cores848
CPU frequency1900 MHz1200 MHz1800 MHz
GPUARM Mali-T628 MP6Vivante GC1000Qualcomm Adreno 510
GPU cores62-
GPU frequency600 MHz600 MHz550 MHz
RAM capacity3 GB1.5 GB3 GB
RAM typeLPDDR3LPDDR2LPDDR3
RAM channelsDouble channel-Double channel
RAM frequency933 MHz-933 MHz

Storage

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

Storage16 GB
32 GB
8 GB
16 GB
32 GB

Memory cards

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

TypesmicroSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
microSD
microSDHC
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC

Display

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

Type/technologySuper AMOLEDTFTSuper AMOLED
Diagonal size8.4 in
213.36 mm
21.34 cm
7 in
177.8 mm
17.78 cm
8 in
203.2 mm
20.32 cm
Width7.12 in
180.93 mm
18.09 cm
5.94 in
150.77 mm
15.08 cm
6.4 in
162.56 mm
16.26 cm
Height4.45 in
113.08 mm
11.31 cm
3.71 in
94.23 mm
9.42 cm
4.8 in
121.92 mm
12.19 cm
Aspect ratio1.6:1
16:10
1.6:1
16:10
1.333:1
4:3
Resolution2560 x 1600 pixels1280 x 800 pixels2048 x 1536 pixels
Pixel density359 ppi
141 ppcm
216 ppi
84 ppcm
320 ppi
125 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area76.19 %70.68 %74.27 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch

Sensors

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

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Hall
AccelerometerProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Fingerprint
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 typeCMOS BSI-CMOS BSI
Sensor size3.6 x 2.7 mm
0.18 in
--
Pixel size1.103 µm
0.001103 mm
--
Crop factor9.61--
Aperturef/2.4-f/1.9
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent3.33 mm
32.02 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
--
Flash typeLED--
Image resolution3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
2048 x 1536 pixels
3.15 MP
3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps30 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
Geotagging
Geotagging
Panorama
White balance settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Autofocus
Digital zoom
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Self-timer
Scene mode

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.

Sensor modelSamsung S5K6B2--
Sensor size2.4 x 1.8 mm
0.12 in
--
Pixel size1.25 µm
0.001250 mm
--
Crop factor14.42--
Aperturef/2.4--
Image resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
-1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps-
-1.3 MP-

Audio

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

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers
LoudspeakerLoudspeaker

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
BeiDou
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-Fi802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
Dual band
Wi-Fi Direct
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Direct
--MiMO

Bluetooth

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

Version4.04.04.1
FeaturesA2DP
AVRCP
DIP
HID
HSP
LE
OPP
PAN
A2DP
AVRCP
DIP
HID
HSP
OPP
PAN
A2DP
AVRCP
DIP
HFP
HID
HSP
LE
MAP
OPP
PAN
PBAP

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

HDMI

The High-Definition Multimedia Interface (HDMI) is considered to be the digital alternative of the analog audio/video interface standards.

HDMIMicro USB to HDMI MHL adapter--

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
ANT+
Computer sync
OTA sync
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
ANT+

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
AMR-WB
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
eAAC+
FLAC
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
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
DivX
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
MKV
MP4
WebM
WMV
Xvid
DivX
H.263
H.264
MP4
VC-1
VP8
WMV
WMV7
WMV8
Xvid
3GPP
H.263
H.264
H.265
MP4
VC-1
VP8
WMV7
WMV8

Battery

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

Capacity4900 mAh4000 mAh4000 mAh
TypeLi-IonLi-PolymerLi-Polymer
FeaturesNon-removableNon-removableNon-removable
Battery life - up to 11 h-Battery life - up to 14 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)0.18 W/kg0.381 W/kg0.358 W/kg
Body SAR (USA)1.06 W/kg1.1 W/kg1.58 W/kg
 Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 Wi-FiSamsung Galaxy Tab 4 7.0Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 Wi-Fi SM-T713