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Apple iPad Air
HTC Nexus 9
Top 50%1,304 points
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Top 29%1,837 points
Top 29%
Apple iPad Air
HTC Nexus 9
Top specs and features

Apple iPad Air vs HTC Nexus 9: 78 facts in comparison

1. total clock speed

1.92x faster CPU clock speed.
2 x 1.3GHz
Huawei MediaPad M5 10.8" 32GB: 8 x 2.36GHz
2 x 2.5GHz(Nvidia Tegra K1 (64-bit))

2. resolution

6.67% higher resolution.
1536 x 2048px
Panasonic UT-MB5: 2560 x 3840px
2048 x 1440px

3. RAM

1GB more RAM memory.
1GB
Microsoft Surface Pro (2017) Intel Core i7 / 512GB SSD / 16GB RAM: 16GB
2GB

4. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
9.7"
Wacom Cintiq 22HD: 21.5"
8.9"

5. pixel density

6.44% higher pixel density.
264ppi
Huawei MediaPad M5 8.4" 32GB: 359ppi
281ppi

6. battery power

31.64% more battery power.
8820mAh
Apple iPad 4 128GB WiFi + Cellular: 11560mAh
6700mAh

7. thickness

0.4mm thinner.
7.5mm
Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 Pro: 4.6mm
7.9mm

8. weight

53g lighter.
478g
Acer Iconia W510-1674: 0.51g
425g

9. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Apple iPad Air
HTC Nexus 9
58% have it

10. has USB mass storage support

It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
Apple iPad Air
HTC Nexus 9
82% have it

11. front camera megapixels

33.33% more megapixels (front camera).
1.2MP
Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 10.5" LTE (64GB / 4GB RAM): 8MP
1.6MP

12. megapixels

1.6x more megapixels (main camera).
5MP
Toshiba Encore 2 10: 15MP
8MP

13. has NFC

NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
Apple iPad Air
HTC Nexus 9
15% have it

14. Supports widgets

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.
Apple iPad Air
HTC Nexus 9(Android 5.0 Lollipop)
88% have it

15. width

13.7mm narrower.
240mm
HP Slate 6 VoiceTab: 83.2mm
226.3mm

16. internal storage

0MB more internal storage.
32GB
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Tablet: 1000GB
32GB

17. Is a multi-user system

Apple iPad Air
HTC Nexus 9(Android 5.0 Lollipop)
51% have it

18. height

17.6mm shorter.
169.5mm
Panasonic Toughpad FZ-X1: 87mm
151.9mm

19. has a flash

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
Apple iPad Air
HTC Nexus 9
23% have it

20. has branded damage resistant glass

Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
Apple iPad Air
HTC Nexus 9
18% have it

21. The browser has word wrap

The web browser has automatic word wrap when zooming, the user can easily read long lines without scrolling horizontally.
Apple iPad Air
HTC Nexus 9(Android 5.0 Lollipop)
69% have it

22. video recording (main camera)

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.
1080 x 30fps
Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 10.5" LTE (64GB / 4GB RAM): 2160 x 30fps
1080 x 30fps

23. has an IPS screen

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.
Apple iPad Air
HTC Nexus 9
55% have it

24. Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection

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.
Apple iPad Air
HTC Nexus 9
24% have it

25. volume

12.13% less body volume.
305.1cm³
ZTE Grand X View 2: 252.63cm³
271.56cm³

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