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Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
Top 11%2,332 points
Top 11%
Top 49%1,321 points
Top 49%
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
Top specs and features

Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular vs Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular: 88 facts in comparison

1. total clock speed

2.65x faster CPU clock speed.
2 x 2.34GHz & 2 x 1.1GHz(Apple A10 Fusion)
Huawei MediaPad M5 10.8" 32GB: 8 x 2.36GHz
2 x 1.3GHz

2. resolution

0% higher resolution.
2048 x 1536px
Panasonic UT-MB5: 2560 x 3840px
1536 x 2048px

3. RAM

1GB more RAM memory.
2GB
Google Pixel Slate: 16GB
1GB

4. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
9.7"
Wacom Cintiq 22HD: 21.5"
9.7"

5. pixel density

0% higher pixel density.
264ppi
Huawei MediaPad M5 8.4" 32GB: 359ppi
264ppi

6. battery power

0.08% more battery power.
8827mAh
Apple iPad 4 128GB WiFi + Cellular: 11560mAh
8820mAh

7. thickness

0mm thinner.
7.5mm
Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 Pro: 4.6mm
7.5mm

8. weight

0g lighter.
478g
Acer Iconia W510-1674: 0.51g
478g

9. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
58% have it

10. front camera megapixels

0% more megapixels (front camera).
1.2MP
Google Pixel Slate (8th Gen Intel Core i5 / 8GB RAM / 128GB SSD): 8MP
1.2MP

11. megapixels

1.6x more megapixels (main camera).
8MP
Toshiba Encore 2 10: 15MP
5MP

12. internal storage

112GB more internal storage.
128GB
Microsoft Surface Pro 6: 1000GB
16GB

13. has NFC

NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
15% have it

14. width

0mm narrower.
240mm
HP Slate 6 VoiceTab: 83.2mm
240mm

15. 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)
Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
87% have it

16. height

0mm shorter.
169.5mm
Panasonic Toughpad FZ-X1: 87mm
169.5mm

17. video recording (main camera)

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.
1080 x 30fps
Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 10.5" LTE (64GB / 4GB RAM): 2160 x 30fps
1080 x 30fps

18. has an IPS screen

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.
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
55% have it

19. volume

0.03% less body volume.
305.1cm³
Chromo Inc 7" (Android 4.1): 108.46cm³
305.1cm³

20. Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection

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.
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
25% have it

21. Bluetooth version

0.2 newer Bluetooth version.
4.2
Google Pixel Slate (8th Gen Intel Core i5 / 8GB RAM / 128GB SSD): 5
4

22. Supports 64-bit

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.
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular(Apple A10 Fusion)
Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
27% have it

23. Supports OpenGL ES 3.0, allowing for improved game graphics

Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular(iOS 11)
Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular(iOS 7.0)
37% have it

24. has touch autofocus

The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
29% have it

25. every pixel has three subpixels

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.
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
91% have it

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