Guide to buying Tablets – Apple Vs Samsung

Tablets are popular device these days. Almost everyone seem to have one or the other Tablet. Apple and Samsung have best offerings in this space and with introduction of iPad mini Apple also has entered 7” Tablet market with a bang.

Apple Tablets are simply the best device in this space. No one can match the look and feel, ease of use, robustness of these devices and smart interfaces for users to interact with these devices. Then why do we need a guide, simply buy Apple? Isn’t it? Apple however lacks flexibility once you have purchased the device to download any meaningful app you may have to pay to apple store. However, Samsung Galaxy Tab is based on Android and hence more apps are available for free. this brings in lots of flexibility as a user to you and makes your device extensible in terms of its usage. Moreover Samsung comes very close to Apple devices in terms of ease of use and robustness of device.

Apple Vs Samsung

Apple Devices have superior quality and technical specification such as Retina Display which provides better depth superior viewing experience to users. Both front and rear Cameras in Apple ipad is higher MegaPixel rating and provides much better user experience.

Apple Vs Samsung

Where Samsung Galaxy scores better is on flexibility. Samsung is based on Android Operating system and hence does not have any restriction on what format of video or audio files you play as you can download android apps to play almost any format of media. whereas in case of apple you need to have it through their defined players like iTunes. Variety is name of the game with Android.

Here is a quick comparison of Apple and Samsung Tablets ( 7” version) and what advantage one have over other.

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Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 (311) iPad Mini
Capacity and Price Wi-Fi
Internal Memory 16 GB
Price: Rs 10499/-
External Memory MicroSD (Up to 32GB)
16GB Rs 21900/-
32GB Rs 27900/-
64GB Rs 33900/-
Wi-Fi + Cellular
Internal Memory 16 GB
Price: Rs 15999/-
External Memory MicroSD (Up to 32GB)
Wi-Fi + Cellular
16GB Rs 29900/-
32GB Rs 35900/-
64GB Rs 41900/-
External User Memory Nano-SIMiPad mini is not compatible with existing micro-SIM cards
Operating System Android 4.0 (Jelly Bean) Apple iOS
Browser Android Safari
    Height 193.7 mm 200 mm
    Width 122.4 mm 134.7 mm
    Depth 10.5 mm 7.2 mm
    Weight 341 g 308 g
    Size (Diagonal) 7 inch 7.9 inch
    Technology PLS TFT LCD Retina Display
    Resolution 1024-by-768 resolution
1024-by-768 resolution
at 163 pixels per inch (ppi)
    Additional Features LED-backlit Multi-Touch display with IPS technology
oleophobic coating
    Capacity 4000 mAh Up to 10 hours of surfing the web on Wi‑Fi, watching video, or listening to musicUp to 9 hours of surfing the web using cellular data networkCharging via power adapter or USB to computer system
    Front Camera VGA 1.2 MP, 720p HD Video
    Rear Camera 3 MP 5 MP
Video Recording 720p HD 1080p HD

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