Apple iPad Mini Retina vs Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4

Top 13 Reasons for the

Apple iPad Mini Retina

Compared to Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4

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Reasonably more battery power
Comment
6471 mAh
vs
4800 mAh
34.81% more battery power
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Notably narrower
Comment
200 mm
vs
219 mm
19 mm narrower
anonymous
52
Explicitly more internal storage
Comment
128 GB
vs
32 GB
96 GB more internal storage
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52
Has an IPS screen
Comment
Yes
vs
No
IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of normal TFTs TN-matrices: relatively slow response times, small viewing angles and low quality color reproduction.
anonymous
49
Direct updates by OS vendor
Comment
Yes
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No
It can be updated directly by the OS vendor, so no need to wait until the manufacturer or network provider releases an update.
anonymous
45
Supports 64-bit
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A 32-bit operating system can only support up to 4GB of RAM. 64-bit allows more than 4GB, giving increased performance. It also allows you to run 64-bit applications.
anonymous
40
Modestly less body volume
Comment
202 cm³
vs
202.5 cm³
0.25% less body volume
anonymous
35
Has a BSI sensor
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A BSI (backside illuminated) sensor is a camera image sensor which captures better quality images in poor lighting conditions, and offers better overall sharpness and image quality.
anonymous
35
Has a child lock
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.
anonymous
27
Has AirPlay
Comment
Yes
vs
No
AirPlay allows wireless connection of Apple devices with external screens or speakers. You may stream computer screen, video and music from iOS devices, play games like on consoles or present your slideshows easily on your TV.
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24
Has manual exposure
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the exposure.
iOS 7.0
Yes
vs
No
Top 2 Reasons for iOS 7.0
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87
Has turn by turn directions
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The device will signal upcoming turns and prepare you, ensuring you stay on route.
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27
Supports slow motion video recording
Comment
Yes
vs
No

Apple iPad Mini Retina is better than Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4 because...

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Top 29 Reasons for the

Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4

Compared to Apple iPad Mini Retina

anonymous
182
Sizably faster CPU clock speed
Comment
4 x 2.3 GHz
vs
2 x 1.3 GHz
3.54x faster CPU clock speed
anonymous
135
Clearly higher resolution
Comment
2560x1600 px
vs
2048x1536 px
30.21% higher resolution
anonymous
122
A little bit higher pixel density
Comment
359 ppi
vs
326 ppi
10.12% higher pixel density
anonymous
121
Reasonably more RAM memory
Comment
2 GB
vs
1 GB
1 GB more RAM memory
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106
Has an external memory slot
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.
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105
Marginally bigger screen size
Comment
8.4 "
vs
7.9 "
6.33% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
anonymous
84
Has stereo speakers
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
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83
Can be charged via standard USB cable
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It can be charged and operated with a standard USB cable connected to your computer, or with a USB power supply.
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69
Has USB mass storage support
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
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68
Has a HDMI output
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
anonymous
66
Measurably more megapixels (photo)
Comment
8 MP
vs
5 MP
1.60x more megapixels (photo)
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65
Measurably more megapixel (photo, front camera)
Comment
2 MP
vs
1.2 MP
1.67x more megapixel (photo, front camera)
anonymous
52
Has a flash
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
anonymous
47
Explicitly better video recording quality
Comment
1080 x 60 fps
vs
1080 x 30 fps
2x better video recording quality
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46
Marginally shorter
Comment
128.5 mm
vs
134.7 mm
6.20 mm shorter
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38
Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
Comment
Yes
vs
No
802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.
anonymous
37
Has manual white balance
Comment
Yes
vs
No
With manual white balance you can choose the most accurate setting and avoid the green, blue or red hue which can occur in auto mode. You can also change the setting for artistic effect.
anonymous
35
Has manual ISO
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
Estevao S Brasil
1
USB Host (OTG)
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19)
Yes
vs
No
Top 10 Reasons for Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19)
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Supports 4K resolution
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Allows you to view in ultra-high definition.
anonymous
379
The browser has word wrap
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The web browser has automatic word wrap when zooming, the user can easily read long lines without scrolling horizontally.
anonymous
347
Supports widgets
Comment
Yes
vs
No
You can add widgets to the home screen. This allows you to have more flexibility and to see information at a glance, without going into the app.
anonymous
307
Is a multi-user system
Comment
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
250
Is free and open source
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Anyone is free to use, copy, study, and change the software in any way, and the source code is openly shared so that people are encouraged to voluntarily improve the design of the software.
anonymous
245
Has offline voice recognition
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.
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234
Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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220
Supports Java
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Marius Ramanauskas
1
Taip
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Nes

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