Samsung Series 7 11.6" Slate  vs Galaxy Tab 10.1 

Released October, 2011

Samsung Series 7 11.6" Slate

  • 11.6"
  • 128 GB
  • WiFi
  • Windows 7 Professional
Front view of Samsung Series 7 11.6" Slate
8.5 Out of 10
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Released June, 2011

Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1

  • 10.1"
  • 32 GB
  • WiFi
  • Android 3.1
Front view of Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1
8.2 Out of 10
The 1.24-pound Tab 10.1 feels lighter in hand than the 1.33-pound iPad; in actual use, however — holding it up to read, etc. — I'd say that weight difference isn't all that obvious.
by The Verge (Jun, 2011)

TabletRocket Review Our evaluation of 11.6" Slate vs Tab 10.1

Performance

Processing power and speed

Geekbench and Sunspider 0.9.1

Graphics

3D and 2D graphics

AnTuTu 3D, GLBenchmark 2.5 and GLBenchmark 2.7

Battery Life

How long will the battery last

Battery life

Reviews

How do our trusted review sites rank these products?

Reviews from multiple trusted sites

No winner declared

Too close to call

Benchmarks Real world tests of Series 7 11.6" Slate vs Galaxy Tab 10.1

geekbench Processor and memory performance

sunspider 0.9.1 benchmark Web browser and javascript performance

Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Samsung Series 7 11.6" Slate

Reasons to consider the
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Much better overall performance 3,285 vs 865 More than 3.8x better geekbench score
Much faster javascript execution 506.1 ms vs 2,400 ms 4.7x better sunspider 0.9.1 benchmark score
Significantly more storage capacity 128 GB vs 32 GB 4x more storage capacity; Holds more music, movies and photos
Significantly more RAM 4 GB vs 1 GB 4x more RAM; Better able to run big apps with lots of content
Has a microphone jack Yes vs No Somewhat common; Can use an external microphone for superior audio quality
Bigger screen 11.6" vs 10.1" Around 15% bigger screen
Much faster Bluetooth 24 Mbit/s (Bluetooth v3.0 + HS) vs 1 Mbit/s (Bluetooth v2.0) 24x faster Bluetooth
Significantly faster processor 1.6 GHz vs 1 GHz More than 60% faster processor; run computation-intensive applications, such as photo editing, faster
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Longer battery life 10 hour vs 7 hour Around 45% longer battery life; surf the web longer without having to plug in
Has a gyroscope Yes vs No Somewhat common; Play games and use applications that take advantage of device rotation
Lighter 565 g vs 898 g More than 35% lighter
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
Significantly thinner 8.6 mm vs 13 mm Around 35% thinner
Has an open source operating system Yes (Android 3.1) vs No (Windows 7 Professional) Somewhat common; Allows you the freedom to use your tablet however you like
Smaller 256.5 x 175.3 x 8.6 mm vs 296.2 x 183.9 x 13 mm Around 45% smaller
Slightly sharper screen 149 ppi vs 135 ppi More than 10% sharper PPI; enjoy photo-realistic, crisp images

Specifications Full list of technical specs

display

Series 7 11.6" Slate  vs
Galaxy Tab 10.1 
Size 11.6" 10.1"
Technology TN LCD LCD
Resolution 1366 x 768 1280 x 800
PPI 135 ppi 149 ppi

network

Wi-Fi
802.11n
802.11g
802.11a
802.11b
Bluetooth Bluetooth v3.0 + HS Bluetooth v2.0
Supports 3G No No

processor

Cores Dual core Dual core
Clock speed 1.6 GHz 1 GHz

sensors

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

storage

Series 7 11.6" Slate  vs
Galaxy Tab 10.1 
Internal storage 128 GB 32 GB
RAM capacity 4 GB 1 GB
Supported card formats
microSD
Maximum capacity 128 GB 128 GB

photo & video

Adobe flash support Yes Yes
Webcam 2 MP 2 MP
Rear camera 3 MP 3 MP

ports

USB support USB 2.0 None
Hdmi support 1 HDMI 1.3 None
Has a headphone jack Yes Yes
Has a microphone jack Yes No
Has a built-in microphone Yes Yes

form factor

Weight 898 g 565 g
Size 296.2 x 183.9 x 13 mm 256.5 x 175.3 x 8.6 mm
Thickness 13 mm 8.6 mm
Battery life 7 hour 10 hour
Samsung Series 7 11.6" Slate
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