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Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular review: specs and price

Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
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Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular

Why is Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular better than the average?

  • Resolution
    ?

    2048 x 1536pxvs1.92MP
  • CPU speed
    2 x 2.34GHz & 2 x 1.1GHzvs4.23GHz
  • Pixel density
    264ppivs211.29ppi
  • Screen size
    ?

    9.7"vs9.2"
  • Battery power
    8827mAhvs5980mAh
  • Thickness
    7.5mmvs9.26mm
  • Internal storage
    128GBvs47.9GB
  • Weight
    478gvs514.04g

Price comparison

Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular

ProductStorePrice
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular AmazonApple iPad (Wi-Fi + Cellular, 128GB) - S...Apple iPad (Wi-Fi + Cellular, 128GB) - Silver (Previous Model)
Amazon logo
$321.08

Design

1.Has a stylus
?

A stylus is a pen-like accessory that allows you to interact with the touchscreen with greater precision, and is particularly useful for drawing and writing.

Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
2.thickness
?

Best

Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 Pro

4.6mm

7.5mm

3.weight
?

Best

Acer Iconia W510-1674

0.51g

478g

4.height
?

Best

Dell Venue 10 7000

14mm

169.5mm

5.width
?

Best

Dell Venue 10 7000

14mm

240mm

6.volume
?

Best

Chromo Inc 7" (Android 4.1)

108.46cm³

305.1cm³

Display

1.resolution
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The resolution indicates the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen, expressed as the number of pixels on the horizontal axis and the number on the vertical axis. Show more

Best

Panasonic UT-MB5

2560 x 3840px

2048 x 1536px

2.pixel density
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Best

Teclast M8

359ppi

264ppi

3.screen size
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The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience. Show more

Best

Wacom Cintiq 22HD

21.5"

9.7"

4.has a touch screen
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You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.

Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
5.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
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The device has an LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixel, resulting in sharp and crisp images. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image. Show more

Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
6.has an IPS screen
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IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of conventional twisted nematic TFT displays: limited viewing angles and low-quality color reproduction. PLS (Plane-to-Line Switching) is a type of IPS screen developed by Samsung, with increased brightness and lower production costs. Show more

Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular

Performance

1.CPU speed
?

Best

Samsung Galaxy Book 2

8 x 2.36GHz

2 x 2.34GHz & 2 x 1.1GHz (Apple A10 Fusion)

2.RAM
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Best

Microsoft Surface Pro 7 12.3" Intel Core i5-1035G4 1.1GHz / 16GB RAM / 256GB SSD

16GB

2GB

3.Has integrated LTE
?

The system on a chip (SoC) has an integrated LTE cellular chip. LTE is capable of downloading at faster speeds than older, 3G technology.

Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular (Apple A10 Fusion)
4.internal storage
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Best

Microsoft Surface Pro 7 12.3" Intel Core i7-1065G7 1.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD

1000GB

128GB

5.Supports 64-bit
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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 apps.

Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular (Apple A10 Fusion)
6.Uses big.LITTLE technology
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Using big.LITTLE technology, a chip can switch between two sets of processor cores to maximize performance and battery life. For example, when playing a game the more powerful cores will be used to increase performance, whereas checking e-mail will use the less powerful cores to maximize battery life.

Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular (Apple A10 Fusion)

Cameras

1.megapixels (main camera)
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Best

Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 LTE

13 & 5MP

8MP

2.megapixels (front camera)
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Best

Google Pixel Slate (128GB / 8GB RAM)

8MP

1.2MP

3.video recording (main camera)
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The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions. Show more

Best

Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)

2160 x 60fps

1080 x 30fps

4.has a CMOS sensor
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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. Show more

Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
5.has a built-in HDR mode
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It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR). Show more

Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular (iOS 11)
6.has touch autofocus
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The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.

Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
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Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience. Show more

Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones. Show more

Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
3.number of microphones
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More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Huawei MatePad Pro (256GB / 8GB RAM)

5

2

Battery

1.battery power
?

Best

Samsung Galaxy View2

12000mAh

8827mAh

2.Battery life
?

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.

Best

Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 (2017)

36h

10h

3.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
4.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular

Features

1.Supports widgets
?

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.

Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular (iOS 11)
2.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
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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. Show more

Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
3.download speed
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Best

Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 LTE

2000MBits/s

300MBits/s

4.Has sharing intents
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If an app has sharing capabilities and the developers have indicated it, the app will automatically appear in your list of sharing options. Some OS’s limit direct sharing options to a select few apps, which means you have to open apps separately in order to upload the files you want to share.

Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular (iOS 11)
5.USB version
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Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management. Show more

Best

Huawei MatePad Pro (256GB / 8GB RAM)

3.1

2

6.The browser has word wrap
?

The web browser has automatic word wrap when zooming, the user can easily read long lines without scrolling horizontally.

Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular (iOS 11)

Miscellaneous

1.Has an ultra power-saving mode
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The ultra power-saving mode, also called low power mode, is an effective way to extend the battery life of the device. Usually, it involves limiting screen brightness and contrast, disabling location services, restricting connectivity, and turning off nonessential apps. Show more

Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular (iOS 11)

Price comparison

Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular

ProductStorePrice
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular AmazonApple iPad (Wi-Fi + Cellular, 128GB) - S...Apple iPad (Wi-Fi + Cellular, 128GB) - Silver (Previous Model)
Amazon logo
$321.08

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