With a price of $229 — which is $100 less than the amount Apple costs–the Samsung Galaxy Tab A7 is priced to lower the basic iPad (2020) from its position as the best tablet. Additionally it has slim edges and facial recognition. Two aspects that Apple prefers to use on higher-end tablets. However, is this Tab A7 truly great?
If you’re a fan of battery life above all else it is a yes. If you’ve been seeking the top Android tablet -one that’s not stuffed with Amazon’s content like Amazon Fire HD 10 Amazon Fire HD 10 — and again it’s the most affordable tablet for you. However, if you’re looking for an extremely fast tablet and one with a large screen, then this Samsung Galaxy A7 review is important to help you understand why it’s not in the middle of our top tablet review list.
Although it’s true that the Galaxy Tab A7 makes a powerful claim to the crown, its display fails to impress — which is an issue as a tablet is basically an LCD. Let’s have a look at Samsung Galaxy Tab A7. Samsung Galaxy Tab A7.
Samsung Galaxy Tab A7 review Prices and availability
Its Galaxy Tab A7 starts at $229 on Amazon(opens in a new tab) however, Samsung is selling it for $154(opens in a new tab) currently, a savings of $85. I’d love to see it remain this low, because it puts it in a similar position to $115 for the Amazon Fire HD 10.
Are you looking to double your internal storage? Samsung costs $50 more for a change from 32GB to 64GB however, there’s an expandable microSD card also, which allows you to increase the capacity to a Terabyte. Samsung charges $49.99 for the Tab A7 Book Cover stand that can be set up easily.
Samsung Galaxy Tab A7 review: Design
Samsung Galaxy Tab A7 Samsung Galaxy Tab A7 is the tiniest iPad and I mean it in the most elegant manner that’s possible. Samsung is, in contrast to Apple recognizes that even the smallest tablet must have slim bezels and facial recognition. These are two things that aren’t available on the basic iPad.
It is available in the picture with a dark grey test in addition to silver and gold The Tab A7’s slim bezels disappear into the background when you’re using it. It will offer a full-screen feel. The aluminum shell is sturdy and has some flex when you hold it.
The Galaxy Tab A7 weighs 1.1 kilograms and measuring 9.8 x 6.2 inches x 0.3 inches The Galaxy Tab A7 is thinner than the Amazon Fire HD 10 (1.1 pounds, 10.3 x 6.3 x 0.4 inches) and is similar in size to Apple iPad (2020) (1.1 pounds, 9.8 x 6.8 x 0.3 inches).
The Tab A7 is also equipped with USB-C charging. It’s can get in it’s counterpart, the Fire HD 10, but it’s not available with the Lightning port-equipped iPad. The Tab A7 also has the microSD port that allows you to expand your local storage as well as an audio jack for headphones, since it’s not all users have gone to Bluetooth yet. The more expensive Galaxy Tab S7 doesn’t have the headphone jack, but.
Samsung Galaxy Tab A7 review: Display
The Galaxy Tab’s 10.4-inch 2000×1200-pixel color produces decent colors that I noticed when I was watching an episode of Sam The Cooking Guy. Sam The Cooking Guy on YouTube. The Tennessee Hot chicken wings were so tempting that I began counting down the time until dinner was served.
In particular the oranges and reds of these wings pop out of the screen. A close-up view of the wings let me observe how much red pepper was that were in the hot sauce was slathered over the top. However, the seasoning powder he used wasn’t like the sharpness I’d would have liked.
It could be because the Tab A7 comes with a slightly lower the pixel density of 224 pixels per inch which makes it less sharp as its 264-ppi iPad 2020’s screen. With 224 ppi, the Fire HD 10 (10.1-inch, 1920×1200 pixels) has the same pixel density.
According to our colorimeter Klein K10-A, Samsung’s Galaxy Tab A7 produces 101.7 percent in the sRGB spectrum, a score which is between Fire HD 10 (106%) and the Fire HD 10 (106%) and the iPad 2020 (97%).
Its Galaxy Tab A7 emits up to 329.3 Nits of brightness that is less than that of the Fire HD 10 (403 nits) and the brighter iPad 2020 (484 nits).
This low brightness score could have contributed to the reason that the Tab A7’s display is a bit darker when looking at 30 degrees to the left and right.
I was able to see the Tab A7’s screen was precise in its input tracking while I used Android. It also had smooth scrolling in Chrome but Samsung’s Samsung Internet browser app didn’t perform as smoothly. (This might be more the fault of the program rather than the display, however.)
Samsung Galaxy Tab A7 review: Audio
The Galaxy Tab A7 provides good audio for your next experience with streaming. While listening to The Clipse’s “When The Last Time” on my tablet, I discovered that the synths and vocals are clear and crisp … as high as around 80 percent volume. If I increased the volume to the maximum the song became slightly distorted and crunchy.
You can squeeze a little more “oomph” out of the Tab A7’s speakers. In Settings under Sound click “Sound quality and effects,” and you’ll get access to the Dolby Atmos option that enhances the quality of sound even when you’re not listening to Dolby audio-related content.
Samsung Galaxy Tab A7 review: Performance
Its Qualcomm Snapdragon 662 (SM6115) processor and 3GB of RAM in the Tab A7 offer enough performance to handle everyday tasks However, you’ll hit its limits before you even try for it, like when I was able to jump between Gmail, Spotify and YouTube for instance. When I divided my screen into the YouTube video at 1080p and a couple of Chrome tabs there was a slight delay whenever I switched between tabs.
Its Geekbench 5 general benchmark for performance provided an Tab A7 a mediocre scores of 1,405. This is a lot less than the 2,685 score of an iPad (A12 Bionic). We were unable to achieve Geekbench 5 to work with Fire HD 10. Fire HD 10.
I could clearly see the A7’s processor working when I played racer Asphalt 9: Legends. In the beginning race, in which the system handles almost every bit tasks I saw the visual stuttering and clipping that was irritating at most. Its Fire HD 10 also chugged slightly.
Samsung Galaxy Tab A7 review: Battery life
The Galaxy Tab A7 packs a huge battery capacity. It ran for thirteen hours, 13 minutes (which seems like a lot of luck to write out) in test in the Tom’s Guide battery test (web surfing via Wi-Fi with 150 nuits or brightness).
It’s just 32 minutes short of The Fire HD10’s legendary timing of 13,445 minutes, however it’s 16 minutes faster than the time of iPad 2020 (12:57). iPad 2020 (12:57).
Samsung Galaxy Tab A7 review: Security
The Galaxy Tab A7 gets personal security in a way that others don’t. The camera in the bezel on the top of the tablet has facial recognition, which you do not see on tablets that are this cheap. Even the iPad which costs $100 more offers Touch ID fingerprint recognition, that feels outdated when compared with facial recognition. It’s also worth noting that the Fire HD 10 doesn’t offer any biometric security feature.
Making facial recognition work was simple and easy although it was a little slow to recognize my face and access the tablet, I would prefer this method to fingerprint authentication because it is more natural.
It’s certainly not it’s 3D facial recognition technology that you can use to make payments on iPhones and other gadgets however, at this point we’re not surprised or surprised or.
Samsung Galaxy Tab A7 review: Cameras
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7’s rear camera with 8 megapixels and front camera of 5MP are clear on paper, however, I had a difficult finding good results from of these cameras.
The selfies I took were soft initially, but then I realized my default settings weren’t setting to smoothness, tone Jawline, and Smoothness (tap the button with the wand, select Face, then press on the face On button to turn off). My skin was still too shiny and washed-out, even after I corrected the issue. Images from a coaster made of wood sitting on the floor didn’t look as sharp.
Samsung Galaxy Tab A7 review: Software
Outside of Apple’s garden wall the market for affordable Android tablets is in need of competition from that of the Galaxy Tab A7. The tablet runs pure Android and is not like Fire HD 10, Fire HD 10, which is based using Fire OS, a fork of Android. This means you’re able to use all of Google’s apps which means you can use the realGmail as well as YouTube rather than the basic outdated versions of all of them.
The main difference between real-world Android tablet and the Amazon Fire slates lies with their user interface. When you purchase the Fire tablet and you’ll be signing up for an endless stream of Amazon content that will be sprayed on you from virtually every screen. This is particularly true for your lock screen. It displays ads unless you shell out $15 to get rid of these ads. Amazon initially called these “special offers,” but they’ve since recognized that an advertisement regardless of how you call it.
Pure Android tablets such as Tab A7 and the Tab A7 as well as iPads run operating at an even rate with regards to apps, despite an overall consensus that developers are more focused on creating iPad apps function.
Samsung Galaxy Tab A7 review: Verdict
I’ve been wishing for Samsung to release tablets similar to that of the Galaxy Tab A7 for years. The dominance of Apple in the tablet market has resulted in the iPad the standard choice and it’s been boring to put it mildly. The Tab A7 retails at 100 dollars less than iPad but comes with a impressive set of features, which includes the ability to recognize faces (which the iPad does not have).).
Most importantly I applaud for the Galaxy Tab A7 for its amazing battery life and its slim bezels, giving it the durability and smaller footprint one would expect in the ideal tablet. If only the screen was slightly bigger and the processor better-equipped the tablet could have knocked the tablet off the top of the hill.
You could save $70 by purchasing an $149 Fire HD 10, but you’d have to give up many applications or biometric security. For those who prefer the more powerful processor and bigger display of an iPad are aware that they’ll spend an additional $100 to achieve that. For those who are seeking the best Android tablet review, this Samsung Galaxy Tab A7 review will give you all the reasons to think it’s worth of attention.