83points

Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular

89points

Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet

Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
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Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular vs Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet

Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet
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Why is Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular better than Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet?

  • 14mm narrower
    240mmvs254mm
  • Has a fingerprint scanner
  • Has a CMOS sensor
  • 4nm smaller semiconductor size
    16nmvs20nm
  • Has a BSI sensor
  • Has a stylus
  • Supports slow motion video recording
  • Has a serial shot mode

Why is Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet better than Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular?

  • 2.33x faster CPU speed
    8 x 2GHzvs2 x 2.34 & 2 x 1.1GHz
  • 30.21% higher resolution
    2560 x 1600pxvs2048 x 1536px
  • 1GB more RAM memory
    3GBvs2GB
  • 4.12% bigger screen size
    10.1"vs9.7"
  • 13.26% higher pixel density
    299ppivs264ppi
  • Has an external memory slot
  • 1.4mm thinner
    6.1mmvs7.5mm
  • 85g lighter
    393gvs478g

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Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
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Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.

2.thickness

7.5mm

6.1mm

Best

Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 Pro

4.6mm

3.weight

478g

393g

Best

Acer Iconia W510-1674

0.51g

4.width

240mm

254mm

Best

Dell Venue 10 7000

14mm

5.height

169.5mm

167mm

Best

Dell Venue 10 7000

14mm

6.volume

305.1cm³

258.75cm³

Best

BlackBerry 4G LTE PlayBook

0cm³

Display

1.resolution

2048 x 1536px

2560 x 1600px

Best

Panasonic UT-MB5

2560 x 3840px

2.pixel density

264ppi

299ppi

Best

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 32GB WiFi + 3G

521ppi

3.screen size

9.7"

10.1"

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

Best

Wacom Cintiq 22HD

21.5"

4.every pixel has three subpixels
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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
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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
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Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet

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)

8 x 2GHz

Best

Samsung Galaxy Book 2

8 x 2.36GHz

2.has an external memory slot
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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

3GB

Best

Google Pixel Slate

16GB

4.Has integrated LTE
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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

32GB

Best

Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)

1000GB

6.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 applications.

Cameras

1.megapixels

8MP

8.1MP

Best

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 32GB WiFi + 3G

24MP

2.video recording (main camera)

1080 x 30fps

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

5.1MP

Best

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

8MP

4.has a CMOS sensor
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Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet

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
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Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet

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

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.

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.

3.number of microphones

2

2

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
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Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

Battery

1.battery power

8827mAh

6000mAh

Best

Apple iPad 4 128GB WiFi + Cellular

11560mAh

2.has a rechargeable battery
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Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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

Features

1.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Apple iPad 9.7" (2018) WiFi + Cellular
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2.Is a multi-user system
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3.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
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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.

4.USB version

2

2

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

Best

Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)

3.1

5.Supports 4K resolution
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Allows you to view in ultra-high definition.

6.Is free and open source
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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.

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