Comparison between:
- Sony Xperia Tablet Z LTE
- Samsung Galaxy Tab S7+ 5G

Brand and model

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

Sony Xperia Tablet Z LTESamsung Galaxy Tab S7+ 5G
Sony Xperia Tablet Z LTESamsung Galaxy Tab S7+ 5G
Model aliasPollux Gina
SGP321
SO-03E
Galaxy Tab S7 Plus 5G

Design

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

Width266 mm
26.6 cm
0.873 ft
10.472 in
285 mm
28.5 cm
0.935 ft
11.22 in
Height172 mm
17.2 cm
0.564 ft
6.772 in
185 mm
18.5 cm
0.607 ft
7.283 in
Thickness6.9 mm
0.69 cm
0.023 ft
0.272 in
5.7 mm
0.57 cm
0.019 ft
0.224 in
Weight495 g
1.09 lbs
17.46 oz
575 g
1.27 lbs
20.28 oz
Volume315.69 cm³
19.17 in³
300.53 cm³
18.25 in³
Colors-Mystic Black
Mystic Bronze
Mystic Silver
Body materials-Aluminium alloy
CertificationIP55
IP57
-

SIM card

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

SIM card typeMicro-SIMNano-SIM
Number of SIM cards11

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 (B5)
GSM 900 MHz (B8)
GSM 1800 MHz (B3)
GSM 1900 MHz (B2)
UMTSUMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz (B5)
UMTS 900 MHz (B8)
UMTS 1700 MHz (B4)
UMTS 1900 MHz (B2)
UMTS 2100 MHz (B1)
LTELTE 800 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE-FDD 700 MHz (B12)
LTE-FDD 700 MHz (B13)
LTE-FDD 700 MHz (B17)
LTE-FDD 700 MHz (B28)
LTE-FDD 800 MHz (B20)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B5)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B26)
LTE-FDD 900 MHz (B8)
LTE-FDD 1500 MHz (B32)
LTE-FDD 1700 MHz (B4)
LTE-FDD 1700 MHz (B66)
LTE-FDD 1800 MHz (B3)
LTE-FDD 1900 MHz (B2)
LTE-FDD 1900 MHz (B25)
LTE-FDD 2100 MHz (B1)
LTE-FDD 2600 MHz (B7)
5G NR-5G-FDD 1800 MHz (n3)
5G-FDD 2100 MHz (n1)
5G-TDD 2500 MHz (n41)
5G-TDD 3500 MHz (n78)
5G-TDD 3700 MHz (n77)

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 Class 33
GPRS Class 33
HSPA+
LTE Cat 3
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 21
5G SA
5G NSA

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 4.1.2 Jelly Bean
Android 4.3 Jelly Bean
Android 4.4.4 KitKat
Android 5.1.1 Lollipop
Android 10
User interface (UI)-One UI 2.0

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.

SoCQualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Plus
Process technology28 nm7 nm
CPUKrait1x 3.09 GHz Kryo 485, 3x 2.42 GHz Kryo 485, 4x 1.80 GHz Kryo 485
CPU bits32 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv7ARMv8-A
Level 0 cache memory (L0)4 KB + 4 KB-
Level 1 cache memory (L1)16 KB + 16 KB-
Level 2 cache memory (L2)2048 KB
2 MB
-
CPU cores48
CPU frequency1500 MHz3090 MHz
GPUQualcomm Adreno 320Qualcomm Adreno 650
GPU cores4-
GPU frequency400 MHz-
RAM capacity2 GB6 GB
8 GB
RAM typeLPDDR2LPDDR5
RAM channelsDouble channelDouble channel
RAM frequency533 MHz2750 MHz
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064 + MDM9215M-

Storage

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

Storage16 GB128 GB
256 GB
512 GB

Memory cards

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

TypesmicroSD
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/technologyTFTSuper AMOLED
Diagonal size10.1 in
256.54 mm
25.65 cm
12.4 in
314.96 mm
31.5 cm
Width8.56 in
217.55 mm
21.75 cm
10.51 in
267 mm
26.7 cm
Height5.35 in
135.97 mm
13.6 cm
6.58 in
167.07 mm
16.71 cm
Aspect ratio1.6:1
16:10
1.598:1
Resolution1920 x 1200 pixels2800 x 1752 pixels
Pixel density224 ppi
88 ppcm
266 ppi
104 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area64.86 %84.88 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Shatter-proof sheet on scratch-resistant glass
LED-backlit
Sony Mobile BRAVIA Engine 2
120 Hz refresh rate

Sensors

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

SensorsLight
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Hall
-Fingerprint sensor model - Goodix 3.0 (In-display optical fingerprint sensor)

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 type-CMOS
Pixel size-1 µm
0.001000 mm
Aperture-f/2
Field of view-80 °
Flash type-LED
Image resolution3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Face detection
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Self-timerSecondary rear camera - 5 MP (ultra-wide angle)
Pixel size - 1.12 μm (#2)
Aperture size - f/2.2 (#2)
Angle of view - 123° (#2)

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.

Pixel size-1.12 µm
0.001120 mm
Aperture-f/2
Field of view-80 °
Image resolution-3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS-30 fps
Features-Face unlock
HDR
2.2 MP-

Audio

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

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers
Loudspeaker
Stereo speakers
-4 speakers
AKG audio
Dolby Atmos

Radio

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

RadioYesNo

Tracking/Positioning

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

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou
Galileo

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
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Direct
802.11ax

Bluetooth

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

Version4.05.0
FeaturesA2DPA2DP
AVRCP
DIP
HFP
HID
HSP
MAP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
HOGP

USB

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

Connector typeMicro USBUSB Type-C
Version2.03.2
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
Charging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
DP Alt Mode

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 jackYesNo

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Infrared
Tethering
DLNA
NFC
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
VoLTE
ANT+

Browser

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

BrowserHTML
HTML5
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
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
WMA
WAV
AAC
AMR
AMR-WB
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
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/codecsAVI
H.263
H.264
MKV
MPEG-4
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
3GPP2
AVI
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
MP4
VC-1
VP8
VP9
WebM
WMV
WMV7
WMV8
Xvid

Battery

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

Capacity6000 mAh10090 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-Polymer
2G talk time10 h
600 min
0.4 days
-
2G stand-by time1230 h
73800 min
51.3 days
-
3G talk time10 h
600 min
0.4 days
-
3G stand-by time1270 h
76200 min
52.9 days
-
FeaturesNon-removableFast charging
Non-removable
-45W Super Fast Charging

Additional features

Some devices have additional features, different from the standard ones above, but equally important and worth mentioning.

Additional features-DisplayPort via USB Type-C
S Pen stylus
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