Apple iPad Air

24 Reasons why Apple iPad Air is better

than the average

1.Appreciably higher resolution
2,048x1,536pxvs 1304x1279px (the average)
vs 3,840x2,560px (best: Panasonic UT-MB5)
2.Way higher pixel density
264ppivs 208ppi (the average)
vs 359ppi (best: Dell Venue 8 7000 LTE)
3.A little bigger screen size
9.7"vs 9.1" (the average)
vs 21.5" (best: Wacom Cintiq 22HD)
The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4.Much more battery power
8820mAhvs 6177mAh (the average)
vs 11560mAh (best: Apple iPad 4 128GB WiFi + Cellular)
7.5mmvs 9.9mm (the average)
vs 4.68mm (best: Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 Plus)
469gvs 546g (the average)
vs 0.507g (best: Acer Iconia W510-1674)
7.Noticeably less body volume
305cm³vs 415cm³ (the average)
vs 108.4cm³ (best: Chromo Inc 7" (Android 4.1))
8.Significantly better video recording quality
1,080 x 30fpsvs 960 x 30.6fps (the average)
vs 1,080 x 60fps (best: Apple iPad Air 2 WiFi + Cellular)
9.Supports 64-bit
Yesvs No (82% don't have it)
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.
10.Appreciably newer Bluetooth version
4vs 4 (the average)
vs 4.2 (best: Asus ZenPad 3S 10)
11.Direct updates by OS vendor
Yesvs No (70% don't have it)
It can be updated directly by the OS vendor, so no need to wait until the manufacturer or network provider releases an update.
12.Has a built-in HDR mode
Yesvs No (78% don't have it)
It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
13.Has touch autofocus
Yesvs No (72% don't have it)
The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.
14.Distinctly more microphone(s)
2vs 1 (the average)
vs 3 (best: Acer Aspire Switch 12 S)
More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
15.Has a BSI sensor
Yesvs No (80% don't have it)
A BSI (backside illuminated) sensor is a camera image sensor which captures better quality images in poor lighting conditions, and offers better overall sharpness and image quality.
16.Distinctly smaller semiconductor size
28nmvs 35nm (the average)
vs 14nm (best: Xiaomi Mi Pad 2 64GB)
A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
17.Marginally faster uploads
21MBits/svs 21MBits/s (the average)
vs 100MBits/s (best: Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 Plus)
18.Has AirPlay
Yesvs No (85% don't have it)
AirPlay allows wireless connection of Apple devices with external screens or speakers. You may stream computer screen, video and music from iOS devices, play games like on consoles or present your slideshows easily on your TV.
19.Clearly lower SAR for body (USA)
1.18W/kgvs 1.28W/kg (the average)
vs 0.8W/kg (best: LG G Pad II 8.0 LTE)
SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) describes how much radio frequency energy emitted by the device will be absorbed by your body. The rate is measured at hip level. The legal limit is 1.6 W/kg in the USA.
20.Has manual exposure
Yesvs No (94% don't have it)
This allows to manually set the exposure.
IOS 7.0
Yesvs No (the average)
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