Apple iPad Pro 9 vs. Samsung Galaxy Tab A 7.0


Apple iPad Pro 9 vs. Samsung Galaxy Tab A 7.0


Both Apple iPad Pro 9 and Samsung Galaxy Tab A 7.0 are bestselling devices, and both offer tons of specifications and exciting features that will no doubt impress a lot of tablet users. The two devices differ primarily in terms of memory and media departments. The following comparison between the two devices shows how they fare in terms of built and specifications.

Display and Size

The iPad Pro 9 comes with an IPS LCD, capacitive touchscreen and has a screen size of 9.7 inches while the Samsung Galaxy Tab A7.0 offers a TFT touch screen with a 7-inch screen size. The resolution is better on the iPad Pro 9 that offers 1536 x 2048 pixels that translate into 264 PPI pixel density whereas the Samsung Galaxy Tab comes with 800 x 1280 pixels converting into a pixel density of 216 PPI. In addition, the Apple iPad Pro 9 also comes with scratch resistant glass. With the Apple iPad Pro 9, you also get a screen with an oleophobic coating that is pressure-sensitive.

Memory and Processor

Samsung Galaxy Tab offers an internal memory of 8GB coupled with 1.5GB of ram. It also comes with a memory card slot, and you can expand the memory up to 200GB with the help of a micro SD card. Apple iPad Pro 9 loses out on the expandable memory front. Apple doesn’t ship products with a memory card slot, but it comes in 32/128/256 GB variants and is powered by 2 GB RAM.

If you tend to store a lot of information on your tablet, then the Samsung Galaxy Tab will be the best device since it offers tons of extra storage but the Apple iPad Pro9 also doesn’t lag far behind as it comes with good amount of inbuilt storage.

Apple iPad ships with a dual-core 2.16 GHz Apple A9X chipset while Samsung Galaxy Tab A7.0 is fuelled by a quad-core 1.3 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon processor.


The Apple iPad Pro 9 comes with a 12 MP camera which comes with autofocus, dual-LED flash. The secondary camera comes with 5 MP. The Samsung Galaxy Tab comes with 5 MP primary and a 2MP secondary camera. Apple iPad Pro 9 offers better specifications in terms of media department, and the camera pixels are much higher than those provided by its Samsung counterpart.

The iPad Pro 9 camera comes with a host of features such as geo-tagging, allows simultaneous recording of video and images whereas the Samsung Galaxy Tab A7.0 offers geotagging and focus through touch.

Battery Life and Talk time

Both devices feature a non-replaceable battery with Apple iPad Pro 9 offering a 7000 mAh battery that can provide a talk time of up to 10 hours and Samsung ships the Galaxy Tab A7.0 with a 4000 mAh battery that can provide a talk time of 11 hours.


Both devices are neck to neck in terms of specifications and are fuelled by powerful processors that should be enough for both casual and power users. You can select the one as per your individual preferences by comparing them to the features listed above.