Apple iPad mini 3 Vs Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0


Recently Apple launched iPad mini 3 along with iPad Air 2 where as Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 was released long back ago, Here in this article we are comparing two devices namely Apple iPad mini 3 Vs Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0.


Design and display

This Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 comes with 7 inch display with dimensions of 7.40 x 4.37 x 0.39 inches. This device may weight around 304 grams. The display of the device is 7.0 inch as said earlier with a resolution of 1024 x 600 pixels with pixel density of 169 ppi. Where as iPad mini 3 does not feel staid or old, if only because the competition in the small tablet game still hasn’t caught up. The metal and glass design works as well this time around as it has since the original iPad mini, evoking a sense of quality that’s missing from the array of plastic and faux leather Android tablets it’s competing with. Comparatively Samsung Galaxy tab 3 7.0 evolved nicely from its predecessor.




Processor, Storage and Camera

Samsung device powered by quad comm snapdragon 400 series dual core  clocked at 1.7 GHz and this device has adreno 305 graphics processor where as Apple iPad mini 3 comes with A7 dual core processor clocked at 1.3 GHz. Internal storage of iPad mini 3 is available in three variants 16 GB, 64 GB and 128 GB with 1 GB of DDR3 RAM. where as Samsung device has 16 GB of internal memory with a RAM of 1.5 GB and users can extend their memory by using Micro card SD. But this device will support maximum up to 64 GB.

Galaxy tab 3 7.0 sports a 3 megapixel rear camera facing on its back and 1.3 secondary camera facing on front where as mini 3 comes with 5 megapixel of rear camera on its back and 1.2 megapixel secondary camera on front.


 Specifications Apple iPad Mini 3 Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0
Screen size 7.9 inch 7-inch
Screen pixels 1536 x 2048 pixels 1024 x 600 pixels
Processor A7 chip with dual core 1.3 GHz Cyclone and the camera Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 series Quad-core 1.7 GHz Krait 300
RAM 1GB 1.5 GB
Internal Storage 16/64/128 GB 16 GB
Storage Expansion NO microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC up to 64 GB
Camera (primary) 5 MegaPixel 3 MegaPixel
Camera (secondary) 1.2 MegaPixel 1.3 MegaPixel
Battery Non-removable Li- Li-Po battery (23.8 Wh) Non-removable Li-Ion 4000 mAh battery
OS iOS 8.1 Android 4.4.2
NFC Yes Yes