Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 vs Asus Fonepad – Here is the full Comparison between Galaxy Note 8 and Fonepad by Asus. Lets have a look for both of the tablets, in terms of their features, specification and price, which one is the best among them.
Users seem pleased with smartphones 5-inch screen and more, which saw two of the largest manufacturers of tablets Android have dared to go a step further and we have presented in this MWC in Barcelona with two separate compact ability to make and receive calls : Asus Fonepad and Galaxy Note 8.0 .We present a comparison of both devices for those of you who are interested in the option of the tablet can function as phones.
Features and Specifications
The design differences between the two tablets are quite remarkable. Firstly, in terms of size, obviously, for the display of the Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 is 8 inches while the Fonepad is 7 inches. Samsung Tablet is longer ( 210.8 mm face 196, 4 mm ) and wider ( 135.9 mm versus 120.1 mm ). The Asus Fonepad , however, is substantially thicker ( 10.4 mm versus 8 mm ). By weight, in any case, are virtually tied ( 338 grams versus 340 grams ).
But there are significant differences in the second place, regarding the design. While the South Korean tablet is characterized by very sharp corners and curves look quite similar to their smartphones, the Fonepad has a much more classic design but its casing aluminum adds a touch of distinction.
In the section of the screen Galaxy Note 8.0 and Fonepad are evenly matched, both with a resolution of 1280 x 800 .Naturally, this results in a different pixel density due to their different sizes: 216 PPI for tablet Asus , just as the Nexus 7 , and 189 PPI for from Samsung , slightly behind. Both tablets have also with the same aspect ratio, 16:10 .
In regards to performance, the advantage is, in principle, to the tablet Samsung , although it should be considered when evaluating that, while the processor Exynos 4412 of this is an old acquaintance of the quality , there are not many of Intel Atom Z2420 , so it will be interesting to have the opportunity to see their power in the future in the benchmarks.
For now, in any case, the Exynos 4412 with 4 cores processor and speed of 1.6 GHz , are superior to the Intel Atom Z2420 with a single-core speed of 1.2 GHz . Regarding GPU , The Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 incorporates a processor Mali-400 and Asus Fonepad with PowerVR SGX 540 GPU. The difference is pretty clear, in terms of RAM , where the tablet Samsung double that of Asus : 2 GB for Galaxy Note 8.0 and 1 GB for Fonepad.
Although the camera is not an important feature in a tablet as a phone, maybe in the case of these tablets, which are intended to replace, the issue become more important. Surprisingly, Fonepad will not seem rear camera, and only have a front camera 1.2 MP , the Galaxy 8.0 Note , however, does incorporate rear camera 5 MP , along with the front facing camera of 1.3 MP .
As storage capacity is higher in Samsung’s tablets , although both have a fairly wide memory and supports micro-SD cards: the Galaxy Note 8.0 will be available up to 32 GB of hard drive, 16 GB in Asus Fonepad , and can expand the memory up to 64 GB via micro-SD .
The specification of the tablet Samsung are also higher compared to the battery with 4700 mAh , compared to 4270 mAh of tablet Asus , but this is also a good figure, approaching that of Nexus 7 . In any case, as we always say, the real specifications of the device does not necessarily reflect well on these specifications, so it is advisable to compare with test specific use.
This is a section that highlights both devices alike, counting both with Wi-Fi and with 3G Network , unlike the vast majority of tablets available in the market so far, the option to make and receive calls . Of course, both having Bluetooth 4.0.
Although there is still no official confirmation of the price of the Samung Galaxy Note 8.0 , this is probably the section in which the Asus Fonepad can regain the advantage, because despite having a lower overall specs, its price will be quite low: 287 $ (in India 15499 RS) .Regarding the tablet Samsung , although there are conflicting reports (while some have pointed to $ 250 others have done above $ 525), most experts expect a similar price to the iPad mini (around $ 460 ).