Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0  vs HP Slate 7 Extreme 

Released April, 2013

Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0

  • 8"
  • 32 GB
  • WiFi 3G
  • Android 4.2
Front view of Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0
8 Out of 10
Viewing angles are excellent and are on par with IPS displays: even off angle colors are strong as is contrast.
by MobileTechReview (Apr, 2013)
Released November, 2013

HP Slate 7 Extreme

  • 7"
  • 16 GB
  • WiFi
  • Android 4.2.2
Front view of HP Slate 7 Extreme
7.7 Out of 10
As for viewing angles, HP used an IPS (In-Plane Switching)-derived technology called Fringe Field Switching (HFFS), which provides wide viewing angles as well as a high screen brightness.
by c|net (May, 2013)

TabletRocket Review Our evaluation of Note 8.0 vs Slate 7 Extreme


Processing power and speed

Passmark, Geekbench and BrowserMark


3D and 2D graphics

GLBenchmark 2.5 and GLBenchmark 2.7

Battery Life

How long will the battery last

Battery life


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TabletRocket Score

Performance, Graphics, Battery Life and Reviews

Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 

TabletRocket recommends the Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0  based on its graphics and reviews.

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Which tablet has better performance for the money?

HP Slate 7 Extreme 

TabletRocket recommends the HP Slate 7 Extreme  for those concerned with getting the most for their dollar.

Benchmarks Real world tests of Galaxy Note 8.0 vs Slate 7 Extreme

geekbench Processor and memory performance

passmark Processor performance including multiple coresData courtesy Passmark

BrowserMark How fast does the web browser load pages

GLBenchmark 2.7 3D graphics performance

GLBenchmark 2.5 3D graphics performance

Galaxy Note 8.0
18.3 fps
Slate 7 Extreme
12.5 fps

Differences What are the advantages of each

Back view of Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0

Reasons to consider the
Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0

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Faster graphics 4.9 fps vs 3.7 fps More than 30% better GLBenchmark 2.7 score
Has a light sensor Yes vs No Somewhat common; Automatically adjust screen brightness for environmental factors
More storage capacity 32 GB vs 16 GB 2x more storage capacity; Holds more music, movies and photos
Supports 3G Yes vs No Somewhat common; be online anywhere that has cell coverage
Bigger screen 8" vs 7" Around 15% bigger screen
More RAM 2 GB vs 1 GB 2x more RAM; Better able to run big apps with lots of content
Thinner 8 mm vs 9.4 mm Around 15% thinner
Higher resolution front camera 1.3 MP vs 0.3 MP More than 4.2x higher resolution front camera; Video chat with other people
Front view of HP Slate 7 Extreme

Reasons to consider the
HP Slate 7 Extreme

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Much faster web browser 3,350 vs 1,610 More than 2x better BrowserMark score
Much better performance per dollar 9.16 pt/$ vs 2.11 pt/$ More than 4.2x better performance per dollar
Sharper screen 215 ppi vs 188 ppi Around 15% sharper PPI; enjoy photo-realistic, crisp images
Newer Nov, 2013 vs Apr, 2013 Release date 7 months later

Specifications Full list of technical specs


Galaxy Note 8.0  vs
Slate 7 Extreme 
Size 8" 7"
Technology TFT LCD Super IPS LCD2
Resolution 1280 x 800 1280 x 800
PPI 188 ppi 215 ppi


Bluetooth Bluetooth v4.0 Bluetooth v4.0
Supports 3G Yes No


Cores Quad core Quad core

form factor

Weight 338 g 320 g
Size 136 x 211 x 8 mm 120 x 200 x 9.4 mm
Thickness 8 mm 9.4 mm
Battery life 8 hour 8 hour


Galaxy Note 8.0  vs
Slate 7 Extreme 
Internal storage 32 GB 16 GB
RAM capacity 2 GB 1 GB
Supported card formats
Maximum capacity 128 GB 32 GB

photo & video

Adobe flash support No No
Webcam 1.3 MP 0.3 MP
Rear camera 5 MP 5 MP


Has a GPS Yes Yes
Has a light sensor Yes No
Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0
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