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Apple iPad Air 2 WiFi + Cellular

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Apple iPad Air 2 WiFi + Cellular review: specs and price

Apple iPad Air 2 WiFi + Cellular
Apple iPad Air 2 WiFi + Cellular

Why is Apple iPad Air 2 WiFi + Cellular better than the average?

  • CPU speed
    2 x 1.5GHzvs4.05GHz
  • Resolution
    1536 x 2048pxvs1714046.52px
  • RAM
    2GBvs1.87GB
  • Screen size
    9.7"vs9.16"
  • Pixel density
    264ppivs207.49ppi
  • Battery power
    8600mAhvs6000.06mAh
  • Thickness
    6.1mmvs9.41mm
  • Weight
    444gvs515.86g

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Design

1.thickness

6.1mm

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Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 Pro

4.6mm

2.weight

444g

Best

Acer Iconia W510-1674

0.51g

3.width

240mm

Best

Dell Venue 10 7000

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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Archos 101 Saphir

5.height

169.5mm

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Dell Venue 10 7000

14mm

6.volume

248.15cm³

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0cm³

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Display

1.resolution

1536 x 2048px

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2560 x 3840px

2.pixel density

264ppi

Best

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 32GB WiFi + 3G

521ppi

3.screen size

9.7"

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 anti-reflection coating
Apple iPad Air 2 WiFi + Cellular

This helps to reduce the reflection from your device.

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Performance

1.CPU speed

2 x 1.5GHz (Apple A8X)

Best

Samsung Galaxy Book 2

8 x 2.36GHz

2.RAM

2GB

Best

Google Pixel Slate

16GB

3.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.

4.internal storage

128GB

Best

Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)

1000GB

5.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.

6.number of transistors

3000 million (Apple A8X)

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

Best

Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)

10000 million

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Cameras

1.megapixels

8MP

Best

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 32GB WiFi + 3G

24MP

2.video recording (main camera)

1080 x 60fps

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.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

Best

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8MP

5.has touch autofocus
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The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.

6.has a built-in HDR mode
Apple iPad Air 2 WiFi + Cellular

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

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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

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.battery power

8600mAh

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11560mAh

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.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.

2.USB version

2

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

Best

Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)

3.1

3.Has a fingerprint scanner
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The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.

4.Supports widgets
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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.

5.download speed

150MBits/s

Best

Samsung Galaxy Book 2

1200MBits/s

6.Has sharing intents
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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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Miscellaneous

1.floating-point performance

0.12TFLOPS (Apple A8X)

Floating-point performance is a measurement of the raw processing power of the GPU.

Best

Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet

0.38TFLOPS

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