83points

Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular

47points

Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular

79points

Lenovo Moto Tab

83points

Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
Lenovo Moto Tab
Comparison winner
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3
vs
vs
vs

102 facts in comparison

Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular vs Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular vs Lenovo Moto Tab vs Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
Lenovo Moto Tab
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
Lenovo Moto Tab
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3
83
points
47
points
79
points
83
points

Why is Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular better than Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular & Lenovo Moto Tab & Samsung Galaxy Tab S3?

  • Has NFC
  • Has a anti-reflection coating
  • Has timelapse function
  • Has a barometer
  • Supports instant markup
  • Has manual focus

Why is Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular better than Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular & Lenovo Moto Tab & Samsung Galaxy Tab S3?

Why is Lenovo Moto Tab better than Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular & Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular & Samsung Galaxy Tab S3?

  • Has a radio
  • Has a detachable keyboard

Why is Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 better than Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular & Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular & Lenovo Moto Tab?

  • RAM
    4GBvs2,1,2GB
  • Thickness
    6mmvs7.5,7.5,7.6mm
  • Weight
    429gvs478,478,500g
  • Megapixels
    13MPvs8,5,8MP
  • Height
    169mmvs169.5,169.5,175mm
  • Width
    237.3mmvs240,240,247mm
  • Video recording (main camera)
    1440 x 30fpsvs1080 x 30,1080 x 30,1080 x 30fps
  • Has manual white balance

Videos

Powered by

Top specs and features

Design

1.thickness

7.5mm

7.5mm

7.6mm

6mm

Best

Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 Pro

4.6mm

2.weight

478g

478g

500g

429g

Best

Acer Iconia W510-1674

0.51g

3.width

240mm

240mm

247mm

237.3mm

Best

Dell Venue 10 7000

14mm

4.height

169.5mm

169.5mm

175mm

169mm

Best

Dell Venue 10 7000

14mm

5.Has a stylus
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
Lenovo Moto Tab
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

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.

6.Has a detachable keyboard
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
Lenovo Moto Tab
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

You can detach the keyboard of your device and use the screen as a tablet. Detaching the keyboard makes the device lighter and gives you the possibility to switch easily between laptop-mode and tablet-mode. The keyboard is included when buying the device.

Display

1.resolution

2048 x 1536px

1536 x 2048px

1920 x 1200px

2048 x 1536px

Best

Panasonic UT-MB5

2560 x 3840px

2.pixel density

264ppi

264ppi

224ppi

264ppi

Best

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 32GB WiFi + 3G

521ppi

3.screen size

9.7"

9.7"

10.1"

9.7"

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

Best

Wacom Cintiq 22HD

21.5"

4.has branded damage resistant glass
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
Lenovo Moto Tab
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.

For example

Google Pixel Slate (8th Gen Intel Core i5 / 8GB RAM / 128GB SSD)

5.every pixel has three subpixels
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
Lenovo Moto Tab
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

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.

6.has an IPS screen
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
Lenovo Moto Tab
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

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.

Performance

1.CPU speed

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

2 x 1.3GHz

8 x 2GHz

2 x 2.15GHz & 2 x 1.6GHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996)

Best

Samsung Galaxy Book 2

8 x 2.36GHz

2.has an external memory slot
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
Lenovo Moto Tab
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.

3.RAM

2GB

1GB

2GB

4GB

Best

Google Pixel Slate

16GB

4.Has integrated LTE
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
Lenovo Moto Tab
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

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

5.internal storage

128GB

16GB

32GB

32GB

Best

Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)

1000GB

6.Supports 64-bit
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
Lenovo Moto Tab
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

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.

Cameras

1.megapixels

8MP

5MP

8MP

13MP

Best

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 32GB WiFi + 3G

24MP

2.video recording (main camera)

1080 x 30fps

1080 x 30fps

1080 x 30fps

1440 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

1.2MP

5MP

5MP

Best

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

8MP

4.has a flash
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
Lenovo Moto Tab
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.

5.has a CMOS sensor
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
Lenovo Moto Tab
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

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.

6.has manual white balance
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
Lenovo Moto Tab
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

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.

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
Lenovo Moto Tab
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

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
Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
Lenovo Moto Tab
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

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

3.number of microphones

2

2

1

1

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

Best

Acer Aspire Switch 12 S

3

4.has a radio
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
Lenovo Moto Tab
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

Battery

1.battery power

8827mAh

8820mAh

7000mAh

6000mAh

Best

Apple iPad 4 128GB WiFi + Cellular

11560mAh

2.wireless charging
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
Lenovo Moto Tab
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

For example

Google Nexus 7 (2013) LTE

3.has a rechargeable battery
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
Lenovo Moto Tab
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

4.has a battery level indicator
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
Lenovo Moto Tab
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

5.has a removable battery
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
Lenovo Moto Tab
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Google Pixel Slate (8th Gen Intel Core i5 / 8GB RAM / 128GB SSD)

Features

1.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
Lenovo Moto Tab
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3
2.Is a multi-user system
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
Lenovo Moto Tab
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3
3.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
Lenovo Moto Tab
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

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.

4.USB version

2

2

2

2

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

Best

Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)

3.1

5.Is free and open source
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
Lenovo Moto Tab
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

Anyone is free to use, copy, study, and change the software in any way, and the source code is openly shared so that people are encouraged to voluntarily improve the design of the software.

6.Supports widgets
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
Lenovo Moto Tab
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

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.

Top 10 tablets

Add to comparison
    This page is currently only available in English.