47points

Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular

100points

Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)

83points

Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
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Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular vs Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018) vs Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3
Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

Why is Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular better than Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018) & Samsung Galaxy Tab S3?

    Why is Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018) better than Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular & Samsung Galaxy Tab S3?

    • Thickness
      5.9mmvs7.5,6mm
    • Has NFC
    • Has a CMOS sensor
    • Semiconductor size
      7nmvs28,14nm
    • Has a anti-reflection coating
    • Has timelapse function
    • Has an LED-backlit display
    • Has built-in optical image stabilization

    Why is Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 better than Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular & Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)?

    • Has an external memory slot
    • Weight
      429gvs478,633g
    • Megapixels
      13MPvs5,12MP
    • Width
      237.3mmvs240,280.6mm
    • Height
      169mmvs169.5,214.9mm
    • Is a multi-user system
    • The browser has word wrap
    • Allows app installs on the device's external storage

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    Design

    1.thickness

    7.5mm

    5.9mm

    6mm

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    4.6mm

    2.weight

    478g

    633g

    429g

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    0.51g

    3.width

    240mm

    280.6mm

    237.3mm

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    14mm

    4.Weather sealed
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    Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.

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    5.height

    169.5mm

    214.9mm

    169mm

    Best

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    14mm

    6.Has a stylus
    Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
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    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.

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    Display

    1.resolution

    1536 x 2048px

    2732 x 2048px

    2048 x 1536px

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    2560 x 3840px

    2.pixel density

    264ppi

    264ppi

    264ppi

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    521ppi

    3.screen size

    9.7"

    12.9"

    9.7"

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

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    21.5"

    4.has branded damage resistant glass
    Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
    Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
    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.

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    5.every pixel has three subpixels
    Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
    Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
    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 AMOLED display
    Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
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    Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

    AMOLED displays, also known as active matrix OLED displays, offer higher refresh rates and consume less power than other types of displays.

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    Performance

    1.CPU speed

    2 x 1.3GHz

    4 x 2.49GHz & 4 x 1.6GHz (Apple A12X Bionic)

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

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    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

    1GB

    6GB

    4GB

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    16GB

    4.Has integrated LTE
    Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
    Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
    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

    16GB

    1000GB

    32GB

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    1000GB

    6.Supports 64-bit
    Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
    Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
    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.

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    Cameras

    1.megapixels

    5MP

    12MP

    13MP

    Best

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    24MP

    2.video recording (main camera)

    1080 x 30fps

    2160 x 60fps

    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

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    2160 x 60fps

    3.has a CMOS sensor
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    Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
    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.

    4.front camera megapixels

    1.2MP

    7MP

    5MP

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    8MP

    5.has a flash
    Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
    Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
    Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

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

    6.has manual white balance
    Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
    Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
    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.

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    Audio

    1.has stereo speakers
    Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
    Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
    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 Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
    Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
    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

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

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    3

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    Battery

    1.wireless charging
    Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
    Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
    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.

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    2.has a rechargeable battery
    Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
    Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
    Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

    The battery can be recharged and used over again.

    3.has a removable battery
    Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
    Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
    Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

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

    For example

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    4.has a battery level indicator
    Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
    Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
    Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

    An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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    Features

    1.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
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    Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
    Samsung Galaxy Tab S3
    2.Is a multi-user system
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    Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
    Samsung Galaxy Tab S3
    3.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
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    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

    3.1

    2

    Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

    Best

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    3.1

    5.Has a fingerprint scanner
    Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
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    Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

    The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.

    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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