Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1  vs SKYTEX Skytab S-series 

Released April, 2012

Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1

  • 10.1"
  • 16 GB
  • WiFi 3G
  • Android 4.2
Front view of Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1
Though the rear camera is quite low resolution, Samsung as always does a good job with image processing so colors are good and exposure is decent.
by MobileTechReview (May, 2012)
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Released July, 2011

SKYTEX

  • 9.7"
  • 320 GB
  • WiFi
  • Windows 7
Front view of SKYTEX Skytab S-series

Differences What are the advantages of each

Side view of Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1

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Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1

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Has a rear camera 8 MP vs None Most tablets have a rear camera; Can be used like a point-and-shoot camera
Has a light sensor Yes vs No Somewhat common; Automatically adjust screen brightness for environmental factors
Has a gyroscope Yes vs No Somewhat common; Play games and use applications that take advantage of device rotation
Has an accelerometer Yes vs No Somewhat common; Detects movement for interactive apps
Lighter 588 g vs 907 g More than 35% lighter
Much thinner 9.7 mm vs 16 mm Around 40% thinner
Longer battery life 7 hour vs 5 hour 40% longer battery life; surf the web longer without having to plug in
Has a compass Yes vs No Somewhat common; Great for maps and navigation apps
Has a GPS Yes vs No Somewhat common; Get directions and navigation, geotag photos
Supports 3G Yes vs No Somewhat common; be online anywhere that has cell coverage
Supports face unlock Yes (Android 4.2) vs No (Windows 7) Somewhat common; bypass PIN entry, easier to unlock with one hand
Supports voice commands Yes (Android 4.2) vs No (Windows 7) Somewhat common; Can be operated hands free
Smaller 256.6 x 175.3 x 9.7 mm vs 245.6 x 188.7 x 16 mm More than 40% smaller
Newer Apr, 2012 vs Jul, 2011 Release date 9 months later
Sharper screen 149 ppi vs 131 ppi Around 15% sharper PPI; enjoy photo-realistic, crisp images
Slightly higher resolution 1280 x 800 vs 1024 x 768 More than 30% higher resolution
Front view of SKYTEX Skytab S-series

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Much more storage capacity 320 GB vs 16 GB 20x more storage capacity; Holds more music, movies and photos
Supports Adobe Flash Yes (Windows) vs No (Android) Somewhat common; Many games and videos on the Internet require Adobe Flash
Significantly faster processor 1.5 GHz vs 1 GHz 50% faster processor; run computation-intensive applications, such as photo editing, faster
More RAM 2 GB vs 1 GB 2x more RAM; Better able to run big apps with lots of content

Features Key features of the Galaxy Tab 2 10.1  vs Skytab S-series 

screen resolution

camera resolution

CPU Cores

CPU Frequency

Specifications Full list of technical specs

display

Galaxy Tab 2 10.1  vs
Skytab S-series 
Size 10.1" 9.7"
Technology PLS LCD TN LCD
Resolution 1280 x 800 1024 x 768
PPI 149 ppi 131 ppi

network

Wi-Fi
802.11ac
802.11n
802.11a
802.11g
802.11b
802.11
Bluetooth Bluetooth v3.0 Bluetooth v2.1 + EDR
Supports 3G Yes No

processor

Cores Dual core Dual core
Clock speed 1 GHz 1.5 GHz

sensors

Has a GPS Yes No
Has a compass Yes No
Has an accelerometer Yes No
Has a gyroscope Yes No
Has a light sensor Yes No

storage

Galaxy Tab 2 10.1  vs
Skytab S-series 
Internal storage 16 GB 320 GB
RAM capacity 1 GB 2 GB

photo & video

Adobe flash support No Yes
Webcam 2 MP 1.3 MP
Rear camera 8 MP None

ports

USB support 1 USB 2.0 2 USB 2.0
Hdmi support None HDMI
Has a headphone jack Yes Yes
Has a microphone jack No No
Has a built-in microphone Yes Yes

form factor

Weight 588 g 907 g
Size 256.6 x 175.3 x 9.7 mm 245.6 x 188.7 x 16 mm
Thickness 9.7 mm 16 mm
Battery life 7 hour 5 hour
Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1
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