Performance: CPU and Device
Next, we'll take a look at how the Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 8.0 compares to other tablets by examining a few benchmarks that are currently available in the Android Marketplace.
AnTuTu benchmark – click to enlarge
AnTuTu’s benchmark returns a number of scores. Since there are too many scores to graph, we’re including a look at all the numbers in a table. The Galaxy Tab 4 8.0 isn’t a chart-topper in many of these tests but it does show significant improvement over the previous generation Galaxy Tab 3 8.0 in many components including the overall score.
Mobile XPRT Benchmark Tests - Click to enlarge
The MobileXPRT benchmark runs through a variety of tests to evaluate the responsiveness of a device along with its ability to handle many everyday workloads. The Galaxy Tab 4 8.0 reported the lowest overall score in comparison to other systems we’ve reviewed. The User Experience score reported by the Galaxy Tab 4 8.0 was only slightly above the Galaxy Note 3. It’s also worth noting the Galaxy Tab 4 8.0 and previous generation Galaxy Tab 3 8.0 reported similar scores on many components of this test.