Apple iPhone 5C vs Apple iPad Mini 16GB

Top 27 Reasons for the

Apple iPhone 5C

Compared to Apple iPad Mini 16GB

anonymous
2502
Plenty faster CPU clock speed
Comment
2 x 1.3 GHz
vs
2 x 1 GHz
30% faster CPU clock speed
anonymous
2116
Appreciably higher pixel density
Comment
326 ppi
vs
163 ppi
2x higher pixel density
anonymous
1531
Lots more RAM memory
Comment
1 GB
vs
0.5 GB
0.50 GB more RAM memory
anonymous
1528
Explicitly more megapixels (photo)
Comment
8 MP
vs
5 MP
1.60x more megapixels (photo)
anonymous
815
Clearly lighter
Comment
132 g
vs
308 g
176 g lighter
anonymous
596
Distinctly more internal storage
Comment
32 GB
vs
16 GB
16 GB more internal storage
anonymous
495
Has a dedicated camera button
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
anonymous
245
Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Comment
Yes
vs
No
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
anonymous
238
Explicitly more microphone(s)
Comment
3
vs
1
2 more microphone(s). More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
anonymous
226
Significantly narrower
Comment
59.2 mm
vs
200 mm
140.80 mm narrower
anonymous
225
Has a video light
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A video light helps when recording a movie in low-light situation like a party.
anonymous
193
Has a CMOS sensor
Comment
Yes
vs
No
CMOS image sensors are slowly replacing CCD sensors, due to reduced power consumption and better image quality. They can be very compact and cost relatively little to produce.
anonymous
178
Has manual ISO
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
anonymous
169
Shorter
Comment
124.4 mm
vs
134.7 mm
10.30 mm shorter
anonymous
148
Has AF tracking
Comment
Yes
vs
No
With AF tracking, once you choose the subject and press the shutter release part way down, as the subject moves, the autofocus will follow it. No more out of focus shots.
anonymous
131
Has a flash
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
anonymous
90
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
47
Has a cellular module
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Devices which use cellular technology can connect to mobile networks. Cellular networks have much wider signal coverage than WiFi.
anonymous
43
Distinctly less body volume
Comment
66.1 cm³
vs
187 cm³
2.83x less body volume
Florence Collins
13
Front camera has BSI sensor
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A backside illuminated camera sensor is better at capturing images in low light. It is useful to have it on your front camera if you have video chats etc. in places without much light.
Naz D'Aboville
1
Smooth to hold
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Shape and material of the back of the phone fits well in your hand
Apple A6
Yes
vs
No
Top 2 Reasons for Apple A6
anonymous
134
Has integrated graphics
Comment
Yes
vs
No
With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.
anonymous
109
Has dynamic frequency scaling
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Dynamic frequency scaling is a technology that allows the processor to conserve power and reduce noise when it is under a light load.
Apple Swift
Yes
vs
No
Top 4 Reasons for Apple Swift
anonymous
90
Has NX bit
Comment
Yes
vs
No
NX bit helps protect the computer from malicious attacks.
anonymous
84
Has out-of-order execution
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Out-of-order execution is used in CPUs to make use of instruction cycles that would normally be wasted due to delays.
anonymous
84
Has TrustZone
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A technology integrated into the processor to secure the device for use with features such as mobile payments and streaming video using digital rights management (DRM).
anonymous
82
Supports hardware-assisted virtualization
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It is easier to obtain better performance when using virtualization if it is hardware-assisted.

Apple iPhone 5C is better than Apple iPad Mini 16GB because...

Yes
vs
No

Top Eight Reasons for the

Apple iPad Mini 16GB

Compared to Apple iPhone 5C

anonymous
136
Way higher resolution
Comment
1024x768 px
vs
1136x640 px
8.17% higher resolution
anonymous
113
Substantially more battery power
Comment
4490 mAh
vs
1510 mAh
2.97x more battery power
anonymous
108
Significantly bigger screen size
Comment
7.9 "
vs
4 "
1.98x bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
anonymous
87
Thinner
Comment
7.2 mm
vs
8.97 mm
1.77 mm thinner
anonymous
85
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.
anonymous
84
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.
anonymous
70
Has USB mass storage support
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
Lukas Dahlmann
1
Much better build, tactile buttons
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Aluminium vs plastic

Apple iPad Mini 16GB is better than Apple iPhone 5C because...

Yes
vs
No

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