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Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 3G, ASUS Transformer Prime TF201
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Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 3G

ASUS Transformer Prime TF201

 Buttons Keyguard, Volume  Keyguard, Volume  
 Operating system Android 3.1 (Honeycomb)  AndroidTM 4.0   
 release year 2011 2011  
 Internal storage space 16 GB  32GB   
 Internal storage space (type) Flash memory/SSD  Flash memory/SSD   
 Memory card readers No Yes   
 Compatible memory cards  1 x Micro SD Card Reader  
 Including memory card No No   
 Maximum amount of memory  32GB  
 Graphics processor Yes Yes   
 Graphics processor type GeForce ULP  GeForce ULP   
 Processor core type Dual Core  Quad Core   
 Processor speed 1,000 Mhz  1,300 Mhz   
 SoC (System on Chip) Nvidia Tegra 2  Nvidia Tegra 3   
 Type of processor ARM Cortex-A9  NVIDIAŽ TegraŽ 3 Quad-core CPU  
 Power supply
 Battery capacity 6,100 mAh  6,930 mAh   
 Battery life 10 h  12 hours  
 battery type Lithium-polymer  Li-polymer   
 Memory Speed  1,066 Mhz  
 RAM size 1,024 MB  1,024 MB   
 Type of memory DDR2 DDR2  
 Image properties
 Backlight  LED  
 Pivot function Yes Yes   
 Type Automatic Automatic  
 Scratch resistant display No Yes   
 Screen resolution 1280x800 pixels  1280x800 pixels   
 Screen size 8.9 inches  10.1 inches   
 Simultaneous touch points 3+ Multi-touch  3+ Multi-touch   
 Type of technology Capacitive  Capacitive  
 Built in GPS navigation Yes Yes   
 Integrated geotagging No Yes   
 Type of GPS  A-GPS   
 Built-in internet services Facebook, Flickr, Picasa, Skype, Twitter, YouTube  Facebook, Flickr, Skype, Twitter, YouTube YouTube   
 Dimensions (WxHxD) 230.9 × 157.8 × 8.6 mm  263 x 180.8 x 8.3 mm  
 Weight 465 g  586 g  
 Colour Metallic Grey Bronze, Gray, Silver   
 FM radio No No   
 Supported audio files AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, FLAC, MP3, OGG Vorbis, WMA  AAC, AAC+, MP3  
 Supported image files BMP, GIF, JPEG / JPG, PNG  BMP, GIF, JPEG / JPG, PNG   
 Supported video files AVI, DivX, H.263, H.264, MPEG4, WMV, WMV9 HD (VC-1), Xvid, 3GP/3GPP  AVI, DivX, H.263, H.264, Matroska (MKV), MOV, MPEG2, MPEG4  
 HDMI No Yes   
 Headphone output Yes Yes   
 Microphone input No Yes   
 S/PDIF out No No   
 USB Yes Yes   
 Charging via USB No No   
 USB 2.0 ports 1 pc  1 pc  
 USB 3.0 ports No No   
 USB ports (total) 1 pc  1 pc  
 VGA out No No   
 DLNA certified Yes Yes   
 Dockable Yes Yes   
 Keyboard dock included No No   
 3G (UMTS) Yes No   
 Support media sharing  Yes  
 Wireless network Yes Yes   
 Web and email functions Email Client  Email Client, Push mail   
 Support for IP technology Yes   
 Supports NFC No No   
 Network connection No No   
 IR No No   
 GPRS Yes No   
 Frequency band Quad   
 EDGE Yes No   
 Built-in FM transmitter No   
 Version 3.0+HS  2.1+EDR   
 Bluetooth profile A2DP,AVRCP A2DP, AVRCP   
 Bluetooth Yes Yes   
 Speed (up) 5.76 Mbit/s    
 Speed (down) 21 Mbit/s    
 HSPA Yes No   
 Type 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n  802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n   
 Built-in camera Yes Yes   
 Auto focus Yes Yes   
 Built-in flash Yes Yes   
 Flash type LED-flash  LED-flash   
 Digital zoom (still image) 8 times  8 times   
 Efficient numbers of pixels 3.2 megapixels 1.2 MP  
 Maximum resolution (still) 2048x1536 pixels  3264x2448 pixels   
 Number of cameras 2 pc  2 pc   
 Resolution 2nd Camera 1600x1200 pixels  1280x1024 (SXGA) pixels   
 Video recorder Yes Yes   
 Digital zoom (video)    
 Maximum number of fps when recording 30 fps  30 fps   
 Maximum resolution (video) 1280x720 pixels  1280x720 pixels   
 Lamp No Yes   
 Audio features
 Built-in microphone Yes Yes   
 Built-in speakers Stereo  Stereo   
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Price 43,500-Rs 55,499-Rs