Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 (2017) vs Samsung Galaxy Tab A (2016) comparison

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General
Release dateSeptember 2017March 2016--
Dimensions (mm)212.10 x 124.10 x 8.90186.90 x 108.80 x 8.70--
Weight (g)364.00283.00--
Battery capacity (mAh)50004000--
Removable batteryNoNo--
ColoursBlackBlack, White--
SAR ValueNANA--
Display
Screen size (inches)8.007.00--
TouchscreenNoNo--
Resolution800x1280 pixels800x1280 pixels--
Hardware
Processor1.4GHz quad-core1.3GHz quad-core--
RAM2GB1.5GB--
Internal storage16GB8GB--
Expandable storageYesYes--
Expandable storage typemicroSDmicroSD--
Expandable storage up to (GB)256200--
Camera
Rear camera8-megapixel5-megapixel--
FlashYesNo--
Front camera5-megapixel2-megapixel--
Software
Operating SystemAndroid 7.1Android 5.1--
Connectivity
Wi-FiYesYes--
Wi-Fi standards supported802.11 a/b/g/n802.11 b/g/n--
GPSYesYes--
BluetoothYes, v 4.20Yes, v 4.00--
NFCNoNo--
InfraredNoNo--
Headphones3.5mm---
FMNoNo--
Number of SIMs1---
SIM1
SIM TypeNano-SIM---
GSM/CDMAGSM---
3GYes---
4G/LTEYes---
Sensors
Compass/ MagnetometerNoNo--
Proximity sensorNoYes--
AccelerometerYesYes--
Ambient light sensorNoYes--
GyroscopeNoYes--
BarometerNoNo--
Temperature sensorNoNo--