Comparing Apple iPad Mini 2 vs Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4

1. Apple iPad Mini 2

10 Reasons why Apple iPad Mini 2 is better

Comparing Apple iPad Mini 2 vs Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4

1.Plenty more battery power
6471mAhvs 4800mAh (Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4)
2.Narrower
200mmvs 219mm (Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4)
3.Has an IPS screen
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4)
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.
4.A bit less body volume
202cm³vs 202.5cm³ (Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4)
5.Supports 64-bit
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4)
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.Direct updates by OS vendor
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4)
It can be updated directly by the OS vendor, so no need to wait until the manufacturer or network provider releases an update.
7.Has a BSI sensor
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4)
A BSI (backside illuminated) sensor is a camera image sensor which captures better quality images in poor lighting conditions, and offers better overall sharpness and image quality.
8.Has AirPlay
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4)
AirPlay allows wireless connection of Apple devices with external screens or speakers. You may stream computer screen, video and music from iOS devices, play games like on consoles or present your slideshows easily on your TV.
9.Has manual exposure
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4)
This allows to manually set the exposure.
IOS 7.0
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4)
Apple iPad Mini 2
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2. Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4

28 Reasons why Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4 is better

Comparing Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4 vs Apple iPad Mini 2

1.Appreciably faster CPU clock speed
4 x 2.3GHzvs 2 x 1.3GHz (Apple iPad Mini 2)
2.Considerably higher resolution
1,600 x 2,560pxvs 1,536 x 2,048px (Apple iPad Mini 2)
3.Noticeably more RAM memory
2GBvs 1GB (Apple iPad Mini 2)
4.Substantially higher pixel density
359ppivs 326ppi (Apple iPad Mini 2)
5.Considerably bigger screen size
8.4"vs 7.9" (Apple iPad Mini 2)
The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
6.Has an external memory slot
Yesvs No (Apple iPad Mini 2)
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.
7.Can be charged via standard USB cable
Yesvs No (Apple iPad Mini 2)
It can be charged and operated with a standard USB cable connected to your computer, or with a USB power supply.
8.Has stereo speakers
Yesvs No (Apple iPad Mini 2)
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
9.Has USB mass storage support
Yesvs No (Apple iPad Mini 2)
It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
10.Noticeably more megapixel (photo, front camera)
2MPvs 1.2MP (Apple iPad Mini 2)
11.Measurably more megapixels (photo)
8MPvs 5MP (Apple iPad Mini 2)
12.Has a HDMI output
Yesvs No (Apple iPad Mini 2)
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
13.Shorter
128.5mmvs 134.7mm (Apple iPad Mini 2)
14.Has a flash
Yesvs No (Apple iPad Mini 2)
A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
15.Distinctly better video recording quality
1,080 x 60fpsvs 1,080 x 30fps (Apple iPad Mini 2)
16.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
Yesvs No (Apple iPad Mini 2)
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.
17.Has manual white balance
Yesvs No (Apple iPad Mini 2)
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.
18.Has manual ISO
Yesvs No (Apple iPad Mini 2)
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
19.USB Host (OTG)
Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19)
Yesvs No (Apple iPad Mini 2)
Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4
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