Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7-inch

62
Global
Score
62

A forgettable product. It isn't bad, exactly, but also doesn't do anything particularly well.

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Model

Key Specs

Form factor
Tablet
Operating system
Android
Camera (integrated)
yes
Storage type
Internal storage

General

Type
Handheld
Form factor
Tablet
Operating system
Android (Jelly Bean [4.1])

Input

Keyboard
no

Networking

WiFi (integrated)
yes (802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n)

Media

Media playback
yes (AAC, FLAC, MP3, WAV, WMA) (MPEG-4)

Camera

Camera (integrated)
yes (3 megapixels) (Records video) (yes)

Sync

Sync PIM data
yes (OTA sync)

Other features

Fingerprint reader
no
Ruggedized
no

Storage

Storage type
Internal storage (8 GB) (Flash)

Connections

USB
2.0
Bluetooth
Yes (unspecified version)

Hardware

CPU
1.2 GHz
Model
8-inch

Key Specs

Form factor
Tablet
Operating system
Android
Camera (integrated)
yes
Storage type
Internal storage

General

Type
Handheld
Form factor
Tablet
Operating system
Android (Jelly Bean [4.1])

Input

Keyboard
no
Predictive text
yes

Networking

WiFi (integrated)
yes (802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n)

Media

Media playback
yes (AAC, FLAC, MP3, WAV, WMA) (MPEG-4)

Camera

Camera (integrated)
yes (3 megapixels) (Records video) (yes)

Sync

Sync PIM data
yes (OTA sync)

Other features

Fingerprint reader
no
Ruggedized
no

Storage

Storage type
Internal storage (8 GB) (Flash)

Connections

USB
2.0
Bluetooth
Yes (unspecified version)

Hardware

CPU
1.2 GHz
Model
SM-T217A

Key Specs

Form factor
Tablet
Operating system
Android
Camera (integrated)
yes
Storage type
Internal storage

General

Type
Handheld
Form factor
Tablet
Operating system
Android (Jelly Bean [4.1])

Input

Keyboard
no

Networking

WiFi (integrated)
yes (802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n)
Mobile broadband (integrated)
yes (LTE-based)

Media

Media playback
yes (AAC, FLAC, MP3, WAV, WMA) (MPEG-4)

Camera

Camera (integrated)
yes (3 megapixels) (Records video) (yes)

Sync

Sync PIM data
yes (OTA sync)

Other features

Fingerprint reader
no
Ruggedized
no

Storage

Storage type
Internal storage (8 GB) (Flash)

Connections

USB
2.0
Bluetooth
Yes (unspecified version)

Hardware

CPU
1.2 GHz
Model
10-inch

Key Specs

Form factor
Tablet
Operating system
Android
Camera (integrated)
yes
Storage type
Internal storage

General

Type
Handheld
Form factor
Tablet
Operating system
Android (Jelly Bean [4.1])

Input

Keyboard
no
Predictive text
yes

Networking

WiFi (integrated)
yes (802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n)

Media

Media playback
yes (AAC, FLAC, MP3, WAV, WMA) (MPEG-4)

Camera

Camera (integrated)
yes (3 megapixels) (Records video) (yes)

Sync

Sync PIM data
yes (OTA sync)

Other features

Fingerprint reader
no
Ruggedized
no

Storage

Storage type
Internal storage (8 GB) (Flash)

Connections

USB
2.0
Bluetooth
Yes (unspecified version)

Hardware

CPU
1.2 GHz