47points

Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular

81points

Apple iPad Pro 9.7" WiFi + Cellular 256GB

83points

Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

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Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular vs Apple iPad Pro 9.7" WiFi + Cellular 256GB vs Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
Apple iPad Pro 9.7" WiFi + Cellular 256GB
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3
Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular
Apple iPad Pro 9.7" WiFi + Cellular 256GB
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

Why is Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular better than Apple iPad Pro 9.7" WiFi + Cellular 256GB & Samsung Galaxy Tab S3?

    Why is Apple iPad Pro 9.7" WiFi + Cellular 256GB better than Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular & Samsung Galaxy Tab S3?

    • Has NFC
    • Has a CMOS sensor
    • Has a anti-reflection coating
    • Has dictionary
    • Has timelapse function
    • Has a barometer

    Why is Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 better than Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi + Cellular & Apple iPad Pro 9.7" WiFi + Cellular 256GB?

    • CPU speed
      2 x 2.15GHz & 2 x 1.6GHzvs2 x 1.3,2 x 2.2GHz
    • RAM
      4GBvs1,2GB
    • Has an external memory slot
    • Thickness
      6mmvs7.5,6.1mm
    • Weight
      429gvs478,444g
    • Megapixels
      13MPvs5,12MP
    • Width
      237.3mmvs240,240mm
    • Height
      169mmvs169.5,169.5mm

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    Design

    1.thickness

    7.5mm

    6.1mm

    6mm

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    2.weight

    478g

    444g

    429g

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    3.width

    240mm

    240mm

    237.3mm

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    14mm

    4.height

    169.5mm

    169.5mm

    169mm

    Best

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    14mm

    5.Has a stylus
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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

    2048 x 1536px

    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"

    9.7"

    9.7"

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

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

    6.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.

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    Performance

    1.CPU speed

    2 x 1.3GHz

    2 x 2.2GHz

    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

    2GB

    4GB

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    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

    16GB

    256GB

    32GB

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    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.

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    Cameras

    1.megapixels

    5MP

    12MP

    13MP

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    24MP

    2.video recording (main camera)

    1080 x 30fps

    2160 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.

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    2160 x 60fps

    3.has a CMOS sensor
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    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

    5MP

    5MP

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    8MP

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

    6.has manual white balance
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    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
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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

    1

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

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    Battery

    1.battery power

    8820mAh

    7306mAh

    6000mAh

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    2.has a rechargeable battery
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    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.

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    Features

    1.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
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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

    2

    Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

    Best

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    3.1

    5.Has a fingerprint scanner
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    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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