Samsung ATIV Tab 7  vs Asus Fonepad 

Released August, 2012

Samsung ATIV Tab 7

  • 11.6"
  • 256 GB
  • WiFi 3G
  • Windows 8
Front view of Samsung ATIV Tab 7
8.3 Out of 10
Naturally the almost Retina-like resolution ensures excellent sharpness.
by TrustedReviews (Oct, 2012)
Released March, 2015

Asus Fonepad

  • 7"
  • 16 GB
  • WiFi 3G
  • Android 4.1
Front view of Asus Fonepad
8.6 Out of 10
In fact, the device is comfortable to hold thanks to its ergonomic shape, balanced weight, and grippy surface.
by PhoneArena (May, 2013)

TabletRocket Review Our evaluation of ATIV Tab 7 vs Fonepad


Processing power and speed

ATIV Tab 7
Sunspider 0.9.1


3D and 2D graphics

ATIV Tab 7
AnTuTu 3D, GLBenchmark 2.5 and GLBenchmark 2.7

Battery Life

How long will the battery last

Battery life


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Too close to call


Which tablet has better performance for the money?

Asus Fonepad 

TabletRocket recommends the Asus Fonepad  for those concerned with getting the most for their dollar.

Benchmarks Real world tests of ATIV Tab 7 vs Fonepad

sunspider 0.9.1 benchmark Web browser and javascript performance

ATIV Tab 7
138 ms
1,325 ms

Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Samsung ATIV Tab 7

Reasons to consider the
Samsung ATIV Tab 7

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Much faster javascript execution 138 ms vs 1,325 ms 9.6x better sunspider 0.9.1 benchmark score
Much more storage capacity 256 GB vs 16 GB 16x more storage capacity; Holds more music, movies and photos
Much bigger screen 11.6" vs 7" More than 65% bigger screen
Significantly more RAM 4 GB vs 1.02 GB Around 4x more RAM; Better able to run big apps with lots of content
Supports Adobe Flash Yes (Windows) vs No (Android) Somewhat common; Many games and videos on the Internet require Adobe Flash
Much faster Bluetooth 24 Mbit/s (Bluetooth v4.0) vs 3 Mbit/s (Bluetooth v3.0) 8x faster Bluetooth
Higher resolution front camera 5 MP vs 1.2 MP Around 4.2x higher resolution front camera; Video chat with other people
Higher resolution 1920 x 1080 vs 1280 x 800 More than 2x higher resolution
Better performance per dollar 2.19 pt/$ vs 0.83 pt/$ Around 2.8x better performance per dollar
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Significantly longer battery life 9 hour vs 4.37 hour More than 2x longer battery life; surf the web longer without having to plug in
Significantly lighter 340 g vs 888 g 2.6x lighter
Has a GPS Yes vs No Somewhat common; Get directions and navigation, geotag photos
Supports voice commands Yes (Android 4.1) vs No (Windows 8) Somewhat common; Can be operated hands free
Supports face unlock Yes (Android 4.1) vs No (Windows 8) Somewhat common; bypass PIN entry, easier to unlock with one hand
Significantly smaller 196.4 x 120.1 x 10.4 mm vs 189.4 x 304 x 11.9 mm 2.8x smaller
Newer Mar, 2015 vs Aug, 2012 Release date over 2 years later
Thinner 10.4 mm vs 11.9 mm Around 15% thinner
Higher resolution rear camera 3 MP vs 2 MP 50% higher resolution rear camera; Can be used like a point-and-shoot camera
Sharper screen 215 ppi vs 189 ppi Around 15% sharper PPI; enjoy photo-realistic, crisp images

Specifications Full list of technical specs


ATIV Tab 7  vs
Size 11.6" 7"
Technology Super IPS LCD2 IPS LCD
Resolution 1920 x 1080 1280 x 800
PPI 189 ppi 215 ppi


Bluetooth Bluetooth v4.0 Bluetooth v3.0
Supports 3G Yes Yes


Has a GPS No Yes
Has a light sensor Yes Yes


ATIV Tab 7  vs
Internal storage 256 GB 16 GB
RAM capacity 4 GB 1.02 GB
Supported card formats
Maximum capacity 32 GB 128 GB

photo & video

Adobe flash support Yes No
Webcam 5 MP 1.2 MP
Rear camera 2 MP 3 MP

form factor

Weight 888 g 340 g
Size 189.4 x 304 x 11.9 mm 196.4 x 120.1 x 10.4 mm
Thickness 11.9 mm 10.4 mm
Battery life 4.37 hour 9 hour
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