Toshiba Encore 2 10.1-inch  vs Dell Venue 8 pro 

Released July, 2014

Toshiba Encore 2 10.1-inch

  • 10.1"
  • 32 GB
  • WiFi
  • Windows 8.1
Front view of Toshiba Encore 2 10.1-inch
I'm a fan of Windows 8.1's touch interface as it's come a pretty long way since Windows 8.0.
by c|net (Feb, 2014)
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Announced September, 2013

Dell Venue 8 pro

  • 8"
  • 3G
  • Windows 8.1 (Any)
Front view of Dell Venue 8 pro
The Venue 8 features a 1,280x800-pixel resolution screen, which isn't particularly high or impressive compared with what's out there, but HD video still looked clear and sharp.
by c|net (Nov, 2013)

Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Toshiba Encore 2 10.1-inch

Reasons to consider the
Toshiba Encore 2 10.1-inch

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Significantly bigger screen 10.1" vs 8" More than 25% bigger screen
Supports voice commands Yes (Windows 8.1) vs No (Windows) Somewhat common; Can be operated hands free
Front view of Dell Venue 8 pro

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Dell Venue 8 pro

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Supports 3G Yes vs No Somewhat common; be online anywhere that has cell coverage
Significantly sharper screen 188 ppi vs 149 ppi More than 25% sharper PPI; enjoy photo-realistic, crisp images
Lighter 400 g vs 479 g More than 15% lighter
Thinner 8.9 mm vs 10.7 mm More than 15% thinner

Features Key features of the Encore 2 10.1-inch  vs Venue 8 pro 

screen resolution

Encore 2 10.1-inch
1280 x 800
Venue 8 pro
1280 x 800
The desktop interface was meant for a mouse and keyboard - or at least a touch pad and keyboard - rather than your fingers.
Encore 2 10.1-inch | by c|net (Feb, 2014)

CPU Cores

Encore 2 10.1-inch
Quad core
Venue 8 pro
Quad core
Doing well in the physics test usually points to a faster CPU speed, and it's typical for Intel Atom processors to excel in CPU speed while only delivering satisfactory GPU performance - that’s indeed the case here.
Encore 2 10.1-inch | by c|net (Feb, 2014)

Reviews Word on the street

Encore 2 10.1-inch  vs Venue 8 pro 

7.2
7.1
Still, its reliance on the old Desktop interface can prove problematic for small tablets with no keyboard accessory options, like the Encore 8.
Encore 2 10.1-inch

Specifications Full list of technical specs

display

Encore 2 10.1-inch  vs
Venue 8 pro 
Size 10.1" 8"
Technology Super IPS LCD2 IPS LCD
Resolution 1280 x 800 1280 x 800
PPI 149 ppi 188 ppi

network

Supports 3G No Yes

processor

Cores Quad core Quad core

form factor

Weight 479 g 400 g
Size Unknown x Unknown x 10.7 mm Unknown x Unknown x 8.9 mm
Thickness 10.7 mm 8.9 mm

storage

Encore 2 10.1-inch  vs
Venue 8 pro 
Supported card formats
microSD
microSDHC
Maximum capacity 128 GB 128 GB

photo & video

Adobe flash support Yes Yes

ports

USB support Micro USB 1 Micro USB
Toshiba Encore 2 10.1-inch
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