Apple versus Samsung
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Samsung launched the Samsung Galaxy Tab which was a reaction to Apple’s IPad. The products from the two companies target a similar market share – sparking off intense competition between the two companies’ products. This paper is an analysis of the two products, the Samsung Galaxy Tab and Apple’s IPad.
Compare and contrast the features of both Apple IPad and the Samsung Galaxy Tab
The build and design of the two products is almost the same, with hardly any noticeable differences. Both of these products use the same screen aspect ratio of 4:3 after Samsung made the switch to the standard ratio. The dimensions between the two products are almost the same. Samsung Galaxy Tab is 9.3 x 6.7 x 0.22 inches while Apple’s IPad is 9.4 x 6.6 x 0.24 inches (Vandome, 2015). This presents marginal differences. In terms of weight, Samsung Galaxy Tab is lighter compared to Apple’s iPad, weighing 0.86 pounds and 0.96 pounds respectively. Samsung Galaxy Tab casing is made of light plastic material while Apple’s IPad is made of aluminum which makes it heavier……………………………….