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Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0

Specifications

Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 (Galaxy Tab A Series)
Graphics adapter
Display
8 inch 16:9, 1024x768 pixel, glossy: yes
Weight
313 g ( = 11.04 oz / 0.69 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)
Price
300 Euro

 

Average Score: 67% - average
Average of 1 scores (from 2 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 50%, features: - %, display: 60% mobility: 80%, workmanship: 70%, ergonomy: - %, emissions: - %

Reviews for the Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0

67% Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 And Galaxy Tab A 9.7 Review
Source: Android Authority English
The Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 is available for $229, and the larger Galaxy Tab A 9.7 also features a heftier price tag of $299, but is currently on Amazon with a price tag of $266.77. Further, an S-Pen can also be picked up with the 9.7-inch model for an additional $50, but keep in mind that the device itself doesn’t have a slot to house the stylus. Available color options for both tablets include White, Smoky Titanium, and Smoky Blue.
Comparison, online available, Long, Date: 07/09/2015
Rating: Total score: 67% performance: 50% display: 60% mobility: 80% workmanship: 70%

Foreign Reviews

Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 – Качество, Доступное Каждому
Source: Notebook-Center.ru RU→EN
Positive: High performance; quite good graphics; long battery life; very good price. Negative: All-plastic casing; mediocre display.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 08/28/2015

Comment

Qualcomm Adreno 306: Integrated mid-range graphics card in the Snapdragon 410 SoCs that supports OpenGL ES 3.0 and features unified shaders. These graphics cards are not suited for Windows 3D games. Office and Internet surfing however is possible. » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.
410 APQ8016: 64-Bit Cortex-A53 Quad-Core with an Adreno 306 GPU manufactured in 28nm. The APQ parts lack the integrated cellular radio (3G, 4G).» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.
8":

This display size is a threshold between tablets and smartphones. Most tablets have larger screen diagonals but a lot of smartphones offer such a big screen.

Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.
0.313 kg:

This weight is somewhat high for a smartphone. Smartphones with a big screen and small tablets weigh as much, usually.


Samsung: The Samsung Group is composed of numerous international businesses, all united under the Samsung brand in South Korea. The meaning of the Korean word Samsung is "tristar" or "three stars". The Samsung brand is one of the most important brands of South Korea. Samsung is an international notebook manufacturer of medium size according market shares and reviews.

In 2015 and 2016, Samsung had a market share of around 24-25% in the global smartphone market and was undisputed market leader. In the laptop sector, Samsung is on the 8th place in the global manufacturer rankings from 2014-2016 with 1.7-2.7%.

In 2016 Samsung slipped into a crisis due to exploding smartphone batteries and a failed recall action.


67%: This rating is bad. Most notebooks are better rated. This is not a recommendation for purchase.
» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

Devices from a different Manufacturer and/or with a different CPU

Asus ZenPad 8.0 Z380KL-1B047A
Adreno 306, Snapdragon 410 MSM8916
Huawei MediaPad T1 8.0 LTE
Adreno 306, Snapdragon 410 MSM8916

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unknown, unknown, 12.3", 1.1 kg
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unknown, unknown, 5", 0.142 kg
Samsung Galaxy A7 2017
Mali-T830 MP3, Exynos 7880, 5.7", 0.186 kg
Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime
Mali-T720 MP2, Mediatek MT6737, 5", 0.16 kg
Samsung Galaxy A3 2017
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Samsung Galaxy A5 2017
Mali-T830 MP3, Exynos 7880, 5.2", 0.159 kg
Samsung Galaxy On NXT
Mali-T830 MP2, Exynos 7870 Octa, 5.5", 0.167 kg
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Stefan Hinum, 2015-08- 6 (Update: 2015-08- 6)