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Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular

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

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

  • CPU speed
    2 x 2.34GHz & 2 x 1.1GHzvs4.05GHz
  • Resolution
    2048 x 1536pxvs1714046.52px
  • RAM
    2GBvs1.87GB
  • Screen size
    9.7"vs9.16"
  • Pixel density
    264ppivs207.49ppi
  • Battery power
    8827mAhvs6000.06mAh
  • Thickness
    7.5mmvs9.41mm
  • Weight
    478gvs515.86g

Top specs and features

Design

1.thickness

7.5mm

Best

Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 Pro

4.6mm

2.weight

478g

Best

Acer Iconia W510-1674

0.51g

3.width

240mm

Best

Dell Venue 10 7000

14mm

4.height

169.5mm

Best

Dell Venue 10 7000

14mm

5.volume

305.1cm³

Best

BlackBerry 4G LTE PlayBook

0cm³

6.Has a stylus
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular

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.

Display

1.resolution

2048 x 1536px

Best

Panasonic UT-MB5

2560 x 3840px

2.pixel density

264ppi

Best

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 32GB WiFi + 3G

521ppi

3.screen size

9.7"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

Wacom Cintiq 22HD

21.5"

4.every pixel has three subpixels
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular

The device has a display with three full subpixels per pixel, resulting in a sharp and crisp picture. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

5.has an IPS screen
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular

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.

6.has a touch screen
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.

Performance

1.CPU speed

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

Best

Samsung Galaxy Book 2

8 x 2.36GHz

2.RAM

2GB

Best

Google Pixel Slate

16GB

3.Has integrated LTE
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular

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

4.internal storage

128GB

Best

Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)

1000GB

5.Supports 64-bit
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular

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.

6.number of transistors

3300 million (Apple A10 Fusion)

A higher transistor count generally indicates a newer, more powerful processor.

Best

Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)

10000 million

Cameras

1.megapixels

8MP

Best

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 32GB WiFi + 3G

24MP

2.video recording (main camera)

1080 x 30fps

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.

Best

Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)

2160 x 60fps

3.front camera megapixels

1.2MP

Best

Huawei MediaPad M5 Lite LTE (32GB / 3GB RAM)

8MP

4.has a CMOS sensor
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular

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.

5.has manual white balance
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular

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.

For example

Huawei MediaPad M5 Lite LTE (32GB / 3GB RAM)

6.has a built-in HDR mode
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular

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

2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

3.number of microphones

2

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Acer Aspire Switch 12 S

3

Battery

1.battery power

8827mAh

Best

Apple iPad 4 128GB WiFi + Cellular

11560mAh

2.has a rechargeable battery
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

3.has a battery level indicator
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

4. longer battery life

10h

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 Note 8 32GB WiFi + 3G

38h

Features

1.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular

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.

2.USB version

2

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

Best

Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)

3.1

3.Supports widgets
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular

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.

4.Has a fingerprint scanner
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular

The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.

5.download speed

300MBits/s

Best

Samsung Galaxy Book 2

1200MBits/s

6.Has sharing intents
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular

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.

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