Head-To-Head: Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Vs. Apple iPad Mini

Carriers And Pricing

The iPad mini is available with Wi-Fi only at its base price of $329, as well as with choice of radios for AT&T, Sprint or Verizon for $459 with 16 GB. The Galaxy Note 8 will be widely available in June with Wi-Fi only in the U.S. Pricing starts at $399 with 16 GB. The Samsung device runs Android 4.12 Jelly Bean, can display two running applications on the screen at once and includes the latest version of Samsung's feature-rich TouchWiz interface overlay. The iPad mini runs iOS 6 plus hundreds of thousands of apps.

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