74points

Apple iPad Air (2019)

87points

Samsung Galaxy Tab S7

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122 facts in comparison

Apple iPad Air (2019) vs Samsung Galaxy Tab S7

Apple iPad Air (2019)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7

Why is Apple iPad Air (2019) better than Samsung Galaxy Tab S7?

  • 38g lighter
    ?

    464gvs502g
  • 0.2mm thinner
    ?

    6.1mmvs6.3mm
  • Supports widgets
    ?
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
    ?
  • The browser has word wrap
    ?
  • 79.7mm shorter
    ?

    174.1mmvs253.8mm
  • 1 more microphone(s)
    ?

    2vs1
  • Has a child lock
    ?

Why is Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 better than Apple iPad Air (2019)?

  • 10.42% higher resolution
    ?

    1600 x 2560pxvs2224 x 1668px
  • 1.54x faster CPU speed
    ?

    1 x 3.1GHz & 3 x 2.42GHz & 4 x 1.8GHzvs2 x 2.5 & 4 x 1.6GHz
  • 5GB more RAM memory
    ?

    8GBvs3GB
  • 0.76% higher pixel density
    ?

    266ppivs264ppi
  • 4.76% bigger screen size
    ?

    11"vs10.5"
  • Has an external memory slot
    ?
  • Stylus included
    ?
  • 2.25x more megapixels (main camera)
    ?

    13MP & 5MPvs8MP

Price comparison

Samsung Galaxy Tab S7

ProductStorePrice
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 AmazonSamsung Galaxy Tab S7 Wi-Fi, Mystic Blac...Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 Wi-Fi, Mystic Black - 128 GB
Amazon logo
$640.61
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 AmazonSamsung Galaxy Tab S7+ Wi-Fi, Mystic Bla...Samsung Galaxy Tab S7+ Wi-Fi, Mystic Black - 128 GB
Amazon logo
$844.81
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 AmazonSamsung Galaxy Tab S7+ Wi-Fi, Mystic Bla...Samsung Galaxy Tab S7+ Wi-Fi, Mystic Black - 512GB
Amazon logo
$1,029.99
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 AmazonSamsung Galaxy Tab S7+ Wi-Fi, Mystic Bla...Samsung Galaxy Tab S7+ Wi-Fi, Mystic Black - 256 GB
Amazon logo
$929.99
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 AmazonSamsung Galaxy Tab S6 Lite 10.4", 64GB W...Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Lite 10.4", 64GB WiFi Tablet Oxford Gray - SM-P610NZAAXAR - S Pen Included
Amazon logo
$279.00
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 AmazonSamsung Galaxy Tab S7+ Wi-Fi, Mystic Sil...Samsung Galaxy Tab S7+ Wi-Fi, Mystic Silver -256 GB
Amazon logo
$929.99
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 AmazonSamsung Galaxy Tab S6 10.5",  256GB Wifi...Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 10.5",  256GB Wifi Tablet Rose Blush - SM-T860NZNLXAR
Amazon logo
$599.99
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 AmazonSamsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0" (2019, WiFi On...Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0" (2019, WiFi Only) 32GB, 5100mAh Battery, Dual Speaker, SM-T290, International Model (Black)
Amazon logo
$116.99
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 AmazonSamsung Galaxy Tab S7+ Wi-Fi, Mystic Bro...Samsung Galaxy Tab S7+ Wi-Fi, Mystic Bronze -512GB
Amazon logo
$1,029.99
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 AmazonSamsung Galaxy Tab S7+ Wi-Fi, Mystic Sil...Samsung Galaxy Tab S7+ Wi-Fi, Mystic Silver - 128 GB
Amazon logo
$849.99

Design

1.weight

464g

502g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
2.thickness

6.1mm

6.3mm

We consider a thinner chassis better because it makes the product more compact and portable. Thinness is a feature highlighted by many manufacturers of mobile devices, but it is essential for a wide range of products.
3.Stylus included
Apple iPad Air (2019)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7
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.
4.height

174.1mm

253.8mm

The height represents the vertical dimension of the product. We consider a smaller height better because it assures easy maneuverability.
5.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Apple iPad Air (2019)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
6.width

250.6mm

165.3mm

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.

Display

1.resolution

2224 x 1668px

1600 x 2560px

Resolution is an essential indicator of a screen's image quality, representing the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen. The resolution is given as a compound value, comprised of horizontal and vertical pixels.
2.pixel density

264ppi

266ppi

Pixel density is a measurement of a screen's resolution, expressed as the number of pixels per inch (PPI) on the screen. A higher pixel density translates into more clarity and sharpness for the images rendered on the screen, thus improving the quality of the viewing experience.
3.screen size

10.5"

11"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4.has branded damage-resistant glass
Apple iPad Air (2019)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7
Damage-resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
5.has an IPS screen
Apple iPad Air (2019)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7
IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of conventional twisted nematic TFT displays: limited viewing angles and low-quality color reproduction. PLS (Plane-to-Line Switching) is a type of IPS screen developed by Samsung, with increased brightness and lower production costs.
6.has a touch screen
Apple iPad Air (2019)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.

Performance

1.CPU speed

2 x 2.5GHz & 4 x 1.6GHz (Apple A12 Bionic)

1 x 3.1GHz & 3 x 2.42GHz & 4 x 1.8GHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Plus)

The CPU speed indicates how many processing cycles per second can be executed by a CPU, considering all of its cores (processing units). It is calculated by adding the clock rates of each core or, in the case of multi-core processors employing different microarchitectures, of each group of cores.
2.RAM

3GB

8GB

Random-access memory (RAM) is a form of volatile memory used to store working data and machine code currently in use. It is a quick-access, temporary virtual storage that can be read and changed in any order, thus enabling fast data processing.
3.has an external memory slot
Apple iPad Air (2019)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) that enables you to extend the built-in internal storage with affordable memory modules, or easily retrieve data, such as photographs, from the memory card.
4.internal storage

256GB

256GB

The internal storage refers to the built-in storage space available in a device for system data, apps, and user-generated data. With a large amount of internal storage, you can save more files and apps on your device.
5.Supports 64-bit
Apple iPad Air (2019) (Apple A12 Bionic)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Plus)
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 apps.
6.Has integrated LTE
Apple iPad Air (2019) (Apple A12 Bionic)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Plus)
The system on a chip (SoC) has an integrated LTE cellular chip. LTE is capable of downloading at faster speeds than older, 3G technology.

Cameras

1.megapixels (main camera)

8MP

13MP & 5MP

The number of megapixels determines the resolution of the images captured with the main camera. A higher megapixel count means that the camera is capable of capturing more details. However, the megapixel count is not the only important element determining the quality of an image.
2.megapixels (front camera)

7MP

8MP

The number of megapixels determines the resolution of the images captured with the front camera. A higher megapixel count means that the front camera is capable of capturing more details, an essential factor for taking high-resolution selfies.
3.video recording (main camera)

1080 x 30fps

3840 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.
4.has a flash
Apple iPad Air (2019)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7
A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
5.has a built-in HDR mode
Apple iPad Air (2019) (iOS 12)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7
It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
6.has a CMOS sensor
Apple iPad Air (2019)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7
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.

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Apple iPad Air (2019)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7
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 (2019)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
3.number of microphones

2

1

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
4.Has a radio
Apple iPad Air (2019)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7
A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.
5.Has dedicated media keys
Apple iPad Air (2019)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7
Phones with physical keyboards have dedicated media keys, such as: play, stop, next, previous, volume up/down, etc.

Battery

1.Supports fast charging
Apple iPad Air (2019)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7
Fast charging technologies, like Qualcomm’s Quick Charge or MediaTek’s Pump Express, are used to reduce the time it takes to charge a device. For example, with Quick Charge 3.0, the battery can be charged to 50% in just 30 minutes.
2.has a battery level indicator
Apple iPad Air (2019)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.has a rechargeable battery
Apple iPad Air (2019)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
4.has wireless charging
Apple iPad Air (2019)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
5.has a removable battery
Apple iPad Air (2019)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Features

1.has an HDMI output
Apple iPad Air (2019)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
2.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Apple iPad Air (2019)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7
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.
3.Supports widgets
Apple iPad Air (2019) (iOS 12)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7
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.
4.has NFC
Apple iPad Air (2019)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7
NFC (near-field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
5.The browser has word wrap
Apple iPad Air (2019) (iOS 12)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7
The web browser has automatic word wrap when zooming, the user can easily read long lines without scrolling horizontally.
6.Bluetooth version

5

5

Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.

Miscellaneous

1.Has an ultra power-saving mode
Apple iPad Air (2019) (iOS 12)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7
The ultra power-saving mode, also called low power mode, is an effective way to extend the battery life of the device. Usually, it involves limiting screen brightness and contrast, disabling location services, restricting connectivity, and turning off nonessential apps.
2.Has a dual-lens (or multi-lens) main camera
Apple iPad Air (2019)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7
A multi-lens camera captures two or more images and overlays them. This technology creates sharper images, especially in low light conditions, and allows you to use effects such as softening the background.

Price comparison

Samsung Galaxy Tab S7

ProductStorePrice
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 AmazonSamsung Galaxy Tab S7 Wi-Fi, Mystic Blac...Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 Wi-Fi, Mystic Black - 128 GB
Amazon logo
$640.61
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 AmazonSamsung Galaxy Tab S7+ Wi-Fi, Mystic Bla...Samsung Galaxy Tab S7+ Wi-Fi, Mystic Black - 128 GB
Amazon logo
$844.81
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 AmazonSamsung Galaxy Tab S7+ Wi-Fi, Mystic Bla...Samsung Galaxy Tab S7+ Wi-Fi, Mystic Black - 512GB
Amazon logo
$1,029.99
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 AmazonSamsung Galaxy Tab S7+ Wi-Fi, Mystic Bla...Samsung Galaxy Tab S7+ Wi-Fi, Mystic Black - 256 GB
Amazon logo
$929.99
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 AmazonSamsung Galaxy Tab S6 Lite 10.4", 64GB W...Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Lite 10.4", 64GB WiFi Tablet Oxford Gray - SM-P610NZAAXAR - S Pen Included
Amazon logo
$279.00
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 AmazonSamsung Galaxy Tab S7+ Wi-Fi, Mystic Sil...Samsung Galaxy Tab S7+ Wi-Fi, Mystic Silver -256 GB
Amazon logo
$929.99
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 AmazonSamsung Galaxy Tab S6 10.5",  256GB Wifi...Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 10.5",  256GB Wifi Tablet Rose Blush - SM-T860NZNLXAR
Amazon logo
$599.99
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 AmazonSamsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0" (2019, WiFi On...Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0" (2019, WiFi Only) 32GB, 5100mAh Battery, Dual Speaker, SM-T290, International Model (Black)
Amazon logo
$116.99
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 AmazonSamsung Galaxy Tab S7+ Wi-Fi, Mystic Bro...Samsung Galaxy Tab S7+ Wi-Fi, Mystic Bronze -512GB
Amazon logo
$1,029.99
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 AmazonSamsung Galaxy Tab S7+ Wi-Fi, Mystic Sil...Samsung Galaxy Tab S7+ Wi-Fi, Mystic Silver - 128 GB
Amazon logo
$849.99

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