Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Plus 5g Vs Samsung Galaxy Tab S9 256gb Comparison by Price, Specifications, Features & Review

Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Plus 5g vs Samsung Galaxy Tab S9 256gb

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General

Brand

Brand

Samsung Samsung

Custom UI

Custom UI

Samsung One UI Samsung One UI

Fingerprint Sensor

Fingerprint Sensor

Yes Yes

Launch Date

Launch Date

February 22, 2022 (Official) July 27, 2023 (Official)

Model

Model

Galaxy Tab S8 Plus 5G Galaxy Tab S9 256GB

Network

Network

5G: Supported in India, 4G: Available Supported in India, 3G: Available, 2G: Available 5G: Not Supported in India, 4G: Not Available, 3G: Not Available

Operating System

Operating System

Android v12 Android v13

Quick Charging

Quick Charging

- Yes

SIM Slot(s)

SIM Slot(s)

Single SIM, GSM -

Battery

Capacity

Capacity

10090 mAh 8400 mAh

Quick Charging

Quick Charging

Yes, Fast, 45W: 100 % in 82 minutes Yes, Fast, 45W

TalkTime

TalkTime

Up to 59 Hours(4G) -

Talktime

Talktime

Up to 59 Hours(4G) -

Type

Type

Li-Polymer Li-ion

USB Type-C

USB Type-C

Yes Yes

User Replaceable

User Replaceable

No No

Camera

Autofocus

Autofocus

Yes -

Camera Features

Camera Features

Digital Zoom Auto Flash Face detection Touch to focus -

Flash

Flash

Yes, LED Flash -

Image Resolution

Image Resolution

4128 x 3096 Pixels -

Resolution

Resolution

12 MP f/2.4, Primary Camera -

Settings

Settings

Exposure compensation, ISO control -

Shooting Modes

Shooting Modes

High Dynamic Range mode (HDR) -

Video Recording

Video Recording

3840x2160 @ 30 fps 1920x1080 @ 30 fps -

Design

Build Material

Build Material

- Back: Aluminium

Colours

Colours

Silver, Graphite, Pink Gold Graphite, Beige

Height

Height

285 mm 254.3 mm

Ruggedness

Ruggedness

- Dust proof

Thickness

Thickness

5.7 mm 5.9 mm

Waterproof

Waterproof

- Yes, Water resistant (up to 30 minutes in a depth of 1.5 meter), IP68

Weight

Weight

572 grams 498 grams

Width

Width

185 mm 165.8 mm

Display

Display Type

Display Type

Super AMOLED Dynamic AMOLED

Pixel Density

Pixel Density

266 ppi 274 ppi

Screen Protection

Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass v5 -

Screen Resolution

Screen Resolution

1752 x 2800 pixels 1600 x 2560 pixels

Screen Size

Screen Size

12.4 inches (31.5 cm) 11 inches (27.94 cm)

Screen to Body Ratio

Screen to Body Ratio

84.85 % 83.5 %

Touch Screen

Touch Screen

Yes, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch Yes, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch
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Front Camera

Resolution

Resolution

- 12 MP f/2.4, Ultra-Wide Angle, Primary Camera

Key Specs

Battery

Battery

10090 mAh -

Display

Display

12.4" (31.5 cm) -

Main Camera

Autofocus

Autofocus

- Yes

Camera Features

Camera Features

- Digital Zoom Auto Flash Face detection Touch to focus

Flash

Flash

- Yes, LED Flash

Image Resolution

Image Resolution

- 4128 x 3096 Pixels

Resolution

Resolution

- 13 MP f/2.0, Wide Angle, Primary Camera(26 mm focal length, 3.4" sensor size, 1µm pixel size)

Settings

Settings

- Exposure compensation, ISO control

Shooting Modes

Shooting Modes

- Continuous Shooting High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Video Recording

Video Recording

- 3840x2160 @ 30 fps 1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Multimedia

Audio Features

Audio Features

Dolby Atmos Dolby Atmos

Audio Jack

Audio Jack

USB Type-C USB Type-C

FM Radio

FM Radio

No No

Fm Radio

FM Radio

No -

Loudspeaker

Loudspeaker

Yes -

Network & Connectivity

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

Yes, v5.2 Yes, v5.3

GPS

GPS

Yes with A-GPS, Glonass -

NFC

NFC

No No

Network Support

Network Support

5G Supported in India, 4G Supported in India, 3G, 2G 5G Not Supported in India

SIM 1

SIM 1

5G Bands: FDD N1 / N3 / N5 / N7 / N8 / N20 / N28 / N66 TDD N38 / N40 / N41 / N77 / N78 4G Bands: TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 13) / 700(band 17) / 800(band 20) / 1900(band 25) / 850(band 26) 3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz 2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz GPRS: Available EDGE: Available -

SIM Size

SIM Size

SIM1: Nano -

USB Connectivity

USB Connectivity

Mass storage device, USB charging Mass storage device, USB charging

VoLTE

VoLTE

Yes -

Voice Calling

Voice Calling

Yes No

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

- Yes, Wi-Fi 6E (802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax) 5GHz 6GHz, MIMO

Wi-Fi Features

Wi-Fi Features

- Wi-Fi Direct

WiFi

WiFi

Yes, Wi-Fi 6 (802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax) 5GHz, MIMO -

Wifi Features

Wifi Features

Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot -

Performance

Architecture

Architecture

64 bit 64 bit

Chipset

Chipset

Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 2

Graphics

Graphics

Adreno 730 Adreno 740

Processor

Processor

Octa core (3 GHz, Single core, Cortex X2 + 2.5 GHz, Tri core, Cortex A710 + 1.8 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A510) Octa core (3.36 GHz, Single core, Cortex X3 + 2.8 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A715 + 2 GHz, Tri core, Cortex A510)

Ram

RAM

8 GB -

Smart TV Features

Camera

Camera

13 MP + 6 MP -

Special Features

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Fingerprint Sensor Position

On-screen On-screen

Other Sensors

Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope

Storage

Expandable Memory

Expandable Memory

Yes, Up to 1 TB Yes, Up to 1 TB

Internal Memory

Internal Memory

128 GB 256 GB

User Available Storage

User Available Storage

Up to 101 GB Up to 218 GB
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How is the score calculated?

This is a relative score calculated on the basis of the following specifications:

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  • Smart features (Voice calling, fingerprint sensor)
  • Camera
  • Storage
  • Display

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