82points

Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular

88points

Apple iPad mini (2019)

Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
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Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular vs Apple iPad mini (2019)

Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
Apple iPad mini (2019)
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
Apple iPad mini (2019)
82
points
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
88
points
Apple iPad mini (2019)

Why is Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular better than Apple iPad mini (2019)?

  • 22.78% bigger screen size
    ?

    9.7"vs7.9"
  • 1.72x more battery power
    8827mAhvs5124mAh
  • Has NFC
    ?
  • Has manual focus
    ?

Why is Apple iPad mini (2019) better than Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular?

  • 23.48% higher pixel density
    326ppivs264ppi
  • 1.4mm thinner
    6.1mmvs7.5mm
  • 169.8g lighter
    308.2gvs478g
  • 5.83x more megapixels (front camera)
    7MPvs1.2MP
  • 128GB more internal storage
    256GBvs128GB
  • 34.7mm shorter
    134.8mmvs169.5mm
  • 36.8mm narrower
    203.2mmvs240mm
  • 0.8 newer Bluetooth version
    5vs4.2

Design

1.thinner
?

Best

Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 Pro

4.6mm

7.5mm

6.1mm

2.lighter
?

Best

Acer Iconia W510-1674

0.51g

478g

308.2g

3.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
Apple iPad mini (2019)
4.narrower
?

Best

Dell Venue 10 7000

14mm

240mm

203.2mm

5.shorter
?

Best

Dell Venue 10 7000

14mm

169.5mm

134.8mm

6. less body volume
?

Best

Asus VivoTab RT 32GB

0cm³

305.1cm³

167.09cm³

Display

1. higher resolution
?

Best

Panasonic UT-MB5

2560 x 3840px

2048 x 1536px

2048 x 1536px

2. higher pixel density
?

Best

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 32GB WiFi + 3G

521ppi

264ppi

326ppi

3. bigger screen size
?

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

Best

Wacom Cintiq 22HD

21.5"

9.7"

7.9"

4.has branded damage resistant glass
?

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)

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5.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
?

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.

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6.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. PLS (Plane to Line Switching) is a type of IPS screen developed by Samsung, which has increased brightness and lower production costs.

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Performance

1.has an external memory slot
?

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.

For example

Huawei MediaPad T3 10 (16GB / 2GB RAM)

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2. more RAM memory
?

Best

Google Pixel Slate

16GB

2GB

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.

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Apple iPad mini (2019)
4. more internal storage
?

Best

Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)

1000GB

128GB

256GB

5.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 iPad mini (2019)
6. more transistors
?

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

Best

Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)

10000 million

3300 million (Apple A10 Fusion)

6900 million (Apple A12 Bionic)

Cameras

1. more megapixels (main camera)
?

Best

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 32GB WiFi + 3G

24MP

8MP

8MP

2. more megapixels (front camera)
?

Best

Huawei Honor Tab 5

8MP

1.2MP

7MP

3.has a CMOS sensor
?

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.

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Apple iPad mini (2019)
4. better video recording quality (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.

Best

Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)

2160 x 60fps

1080 x 30fps

1080 x 30fps

5.has a flash
?

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

For example

Samsung Galaxy Tab S5e (64GB / 4GB RAM)

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6.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 mini (2019)

Audio

1.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 mini (2019)
2. more microphone(s)
?

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

Best

Acer Aspire Switch 12 S

3

2

2

3.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
?

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

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Apple iPad mini (2019)
4.Has a radio
?

A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.

For example

Huawei MediaPad T3 10 (16GB / 2GB RAM)

Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
Apple iPad mini (2019)
5.Has dedicated media keys
?

Phones with physical keyboards have dedicated media keys, such as: play, stop, next, previous, volume up/down, etc.

For example

RIM BlackBerry PlayBook 16GB

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Apple iPad mini (2019)

Battery

1. more battery power
?

Best

Apple iPad 4 128GB WiFi + Cellular

11560mAh

8827mAh

5124mAh

2.has wireless charging
?

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

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3. longer 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 Note 8 32GB WiFi + 3G

38h

10h

10h

4.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
Apple iPad mini (2019)
5.has a removable battery
?

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)

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Apple iPad mini (2019)
6.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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Apple iPad mini (2019)

Features

1.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.

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Apple iPad mini (2019)
2.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
Apple iPad mini (2019)
3. faster downloads
?

Best

Samsung Galaxy Book 2

1200MBits/s

300MBits/s

1024MBits/s

4.Has 802.11n WiFi connection
?

802.11n is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors - a, b and g.

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5.has a HDMI output
?

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.

For example

TrekStor Surftab Ventos 7.0 HD 8GB

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6.Has sharing intents
?

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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