Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 P7300 Vs Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 P3100

Samsung is the leader in the tablet market. Recently in April 2012 Samsung had launched the Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 P3100. Lets compare this device with the Samsung Galaxy Tab P7300 which was launched in 2011.

Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 P7300 and Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 P3100 generally have the same type of GSM capabilities but when we came to HSDPA, Galaxy Tab 2 P7300 has HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 – GT-P3105 which better than HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 of  Galaxy Tab 8.9 P7300.

Design

Galaxy Tab 8.9 P7300 has Dimensions 230.9 x 157.8 x 8.6 mm with weight of 453 g while Galaxy Tab 2 P7300 has 193.7 x 122.4 x 10.5 mm with weight of 345 g which means Galaxy Tab 2 P3100  is slimmer and lighter than the Galaxy Tab 8.9 . As the Galaxy Tab 2 is smaller in size, it can be easily handled by the user. Although the bigger the screen, the easier the work is for the user. But the user will face difficulty while holding the 8.9inch tab in their hands.

Winner
Galaxy Tab 2 P3100

Hardware

In this section, both the tablets are almost the same. Both the tablets have Dual core processors with 1GB RAM. Galaxy Tab 8.9 P7300 has 3.15MP camera with LED flash whereas in Galaxy Tab 2 P3100 there is 3MP camera so there is nothing much to compare. Galaxy Tab 8.9 comes with three variants in the market 16/32/64 GB storage capacity and  Galaxy Tab 2 P3100 also came with three variants but with lower storage capacity 8/16/32 GB. But this tab came with the micro SD Card slot upto 32 GB.

Winner
 Draw

Display

In the section of display, Galaxy tab 8.9 P7300 has PLS TFT capacitive touchscreen 16Million colors with 800 x 1280 pixels resolution on  8.9 inches (~170 ppi pixel density) screen.It also supports the Multitouch feature in it. Whereas Galaxy Tab 2 has PLS LCD capacitive touchscreen with 16Million colors with slightly lesser resolution and screen size. It has 7inch screen with 800 x 1024 Pixels resolution. It is very simple, the bigger the screen, it becomes more easy for the user to do his/her work quickly.

Winner
Galaxy tab 8.9 P7300

OS and Camera

Galaxy tab 8.9 P7300  runs on Android OS, v3.0 (Honeycomb) and  Galaxy Tab 2 runs on Android 4.0(Ice Cream Sandwich) . Now when we  consider the camera, both tablets have the same kind of camera with almost same resolution but  Galaxy Tab 2 can capture 1080 Pixels Video where as the Galaxy Tab 8.9 can only capture 720 Pixels Video.

Winner
 Galaxy Tab 2  P3100

Now at last we come to the Battery life. Galaxy Tab 8.9 has 6000mAh battery while Galaxy tab 2 P3100 has only 4000mAh. In this it is clear that Galaxy Tab 8.9 is better. But if we look towards the latest features in the market then you should select Galaxy Tab 2 P3100.
You can buy both of these form MirchiMart Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 P7300  and  Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 P3100