Samsung Galaxy Tab A7 2016


Samsung Galaxy Tab A7 2016
Samsung Galaxy Tab A7 2016 (Galaxy Tab A Series)
Graphics adapter
1536 MB 
7 inch 16:10, 1280 x 800 pixel 216 PPI, capacitive touchscreen, IPS, glossy: yes
8 GB eMMC Flash, 8 GB 
, 4.35 GB free
1 USB 2.0, Audio Connections: 3.5 mm headset jack, Card Reader: micro-SD max. 200 GB, Sensors: accelerometer, WiFi Direct
802.11 b/g/n (b/g/n), Bluetooth 4.0, GPS
height x width x depth (in mm): 8.7 x 186.9 x 108.8 ( = 0.34 x 7.36 x 4.28 in)
14.8 Wh, 4000 mAh Lithium-Ion
Operating System
Android 5.1 Lollipop
Primary Camera: 5 MPix (auto focus f/2.2, 720p videos @30 FPS)
Secondary Camera: 2 MPix (fix focus f/2.2, 720p videos @ 30 FPS
Additional features
Speakers: rear-sided mono speaker, Keyboard: virtual, power supply, USB cable, Kids Mode, Smart Manager, Samsung TouchWiz UI, Hancom Office Viewer, 24 Months Warranty, fanless
283 g ( = 9.98 oz / 0.62 pounds), Power Supply: 44 g ( = 1.55 oz / 0.1 pounds)
170 EUR



Average Score: 81.6% - good
Average of 1 scores (from 1 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 14%, features: 30%, display: 82% mobility: 89%, workmanship: 78%, ergonomy: 79%, emissions: 94%

Reviews for the Samsung Galaxy Tab A7 2016

81.6% Samsung Galaxy Tab A 7.0 (2016) Tablet Review | Notebookcheck
Compact. The particularly handy design bestows Samsung's new tablet from the 7-inch category with almost smartphone-like traits. However, tight 8 GB of storage and an entry-level SoC curb the fun. Our test will reveal whether the Galaxy Tab A7 convinces in real world use anyway.
Review Samsung Galaxy Tab A 7.0 (2016)
Source: Jagat Review ID→EN
Positive: Good 4G LTE connectivity; support kids mode; external memory. Negative: Poor cameras; short battery life; unsupport fast charge.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 11/09/2016


ARM Mali-400 MP2: OpenGL ES 2.0 GPU for ARM based SoCs with 2 fragment processors and 1 vertex processor. 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.
SC7731: Entry level smartphone SoC with a ARM Mali-400 MP2 and wireless radios (up to HSPA+).» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.

Only a few smartphones have larger screens.
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.
0.283 kg:

This weight is typical for smartphones.

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.

81.6%: This rating should be considered to be average. This is because the proportion of notebooks which have a higher rating is approximately equal to the proportion which have a lower rating.
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Stefan Hinum, 2016-11-20 (Update: 2016-11-20)