Apple iPhone 5C vs Apple iPad Mini 16GB

Top 27 Reasons for the

Apple iPhone 5C

Compared to Apple iPad Mini 16GB

anonymous
2183
Plenty faster CPU clock speed
Comment
2 x 1.3 GHz
vs
2 x 1 GHz
30% faster CPU clock speed
anonymous
1840
Significantly higher pixel density
Comment
326 ppi
vs
163 ppi
2x higher pixel density
anonymous
1401
Way more RAM memory
Comment
1 GB
vs
0.5 GB
0.50 GB more RAM memory
anonymous
1328
Clearly more megapixels (photo)
Comment
8 MP
vs
5 MP
1.60x more megapixels (photo)
anonymous
658
Measurably lighter
Comment
132 g
vs
308 g
176 g lighter
anonymous
502
Considerably more internal storage
Comment
32 GB
vs
16 GB
16 GB more internal storage
anonymous
436
Has a dedicated camera button
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
anonymous
215
Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Comment
Yes
vs
No
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
anonymous
208
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
192
Has a video light
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A video light helps when recording a movie in low-light situation like a party.
anonymous
172
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
152
Has manual ISO
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
anonymous
125
Distinctly narrower
Comment
59.2 mm
vs
200 mm
140.80 mm narrower
anonymous
123
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
122
Has a flash
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
anonymous
70
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
68
Shorter
Comment
124.4 mm
vs
134.7 mm
10.30 mm shorter
anonymous
45
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.
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
anonymous
-6
Sizably less body volume
Comment
66.1 cm³
vs
187 cm³
2.83x less body volume
Apple A6
Yes
vs
No
Top 2 Reasons for Apple A6
anonymous
109
Has integrated graphics
Comment
Yes
vs
No
With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.
anonymous
91
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
70
Has NX bit
Comment
Yes
vs
No
NX bit helps protect the computer from malicious attacks.
anonymous
66
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
66
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
66
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 Seven Reasons for the

Apple iPad Mini 16GB

Compared to Apple iPhone 5C

anonymous
125
Lots higher resolution
Comment
1024x768 px
vs
1136x640 px
8.17% higher resolution
anonymous
104
Notably more battery power
Comment
4490 mAh
vs
1510 mAh
2.97x more battery power
anonymous
101
Explicitly 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
80
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
78
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
77
Thinner
Comment
7.2 mm
vs
8.97 mm
1.77 mm thinner
anonymous
65
Has USB mass storage support
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.

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

Yes
vs
No

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