86points

Apple iPad mini (2019)

99points

Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)

Apple iPad mini (2019)
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128 facts in comparison

Apple iPad mini (2019) vs Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)

Apple iPad mini (2019)
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
86
points
Apple iPad mini (2019)
99
points
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)

Why is Apple iPad mini (2019) better than Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)?

  • 23.48% higher pixel density
    326ppivs264ppi
  • 324.8g lighter
    308.2gvs633g
  • 80.1mm shorter
    134.8mmvs214.9mm
  • 77.4mm narrower
    203.2mmvs280.6mm
  • 53.04% less body volume
    167.09cm³vs355.7755460000001cm³
  • Has a fingerprint scanner
    ?
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
    ?
  • Has manual white balance
    ?

Why is Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018) better than Apple iPad mini (2019)?

  • 43.51% faster CPU speed
    4 x 2.49GHz & 4 x 1.6GHzvs2 x 2.5 & 4 x 1.6GHz
  • 1.78x higher resolution
    2732 x 2048pxvs2048 x 1536px
  • 4GB more RAM memory
    6GBvs2GB
  • 1.63x bigger screen size
    ?

    12.9"vs7.9"
  • 1.9x more battery power
    9720mAhvs5124mAh
  • 0.2mm thinner
    5.9mmvs6.1mm
  • 1.5x more megapixels (main camera)
    12MPvs8MP
  • 744GB more internal storage
    1000GBvs256GB

Price comparison

Design

1.thickness
?

Best

Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 Pro

4.6mm

6.1mm

5.9mm

2.weight
?

Best

Acer Iconia W510-1674

0.51g

308.2g

633g

3.Has a stylus
?

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.

Apple iPad mini (2019)
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
4.width
?

Best

Dell Venue 10 7000

14mm

203.2mm

280.6mm

5.height
?

Best

Dell Venue 10 7000

14mm

134.8mm

214.9mm

6.volume
?

Best

Asus VivoTab RT 32GB

0cm³

167.09cm³

355.78cm³

Display

1.resolution
?

Best

Panasonic UT-MB5

2560 x 3840px

2048 x 1536px

2732 x 2048px

2.pixel density
?

Best

Huawei MediaPad M5 8.4" 32GB

359ppi

326ppi

264ppi

3.screen size
?

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

Best

Wacom Cintiq 22HD

21.5"

7.9"

12.9"

4.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.

For example

Google Pixel Slate (8th Gen Intel Core i5 / 8GB RAM / 128GB SSD)

Apple iPad mini (2019)
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
5.has an IPS screen
?

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.

Apple iPad mini (2019)
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
6.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
?

The device has an LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixel, resulting in sharp and crisp images. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

Apple iPad mini (2019)
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)

Performance

1.CPU speed
?

Best

Samsung Galaxy Book 2

8 x 2.36GHz

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

4 x 2.49GHz & 4 x 1.6GHz (Apple A12X Bionic)

2.has an external memory slot
?

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.

For example

Lenovo Tab M7 WiFi

Apple iPad mini (2019)
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
3.RAM
?

Best

Google Pixel Slate

16GB

2GB

6GB

4.Has integrated LTE
?

The system on a chip (SoC) has an integrated LTE cellular chip. LTE is capable of downloading at faster speeds than older, 3G technology.

Apple iPad mini (2019)
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
5.Supports 64-bit
?

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.

Apple iPad mini (2019)
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
6.Uses big.LITTLE technology
?

Using big.LITTLE technology, a chip can switch between two sets of processor cores to maximize performance and battery life. For example, when playing a game the more powerful cores will be used to increase performance, whereas checking e-mail will use the less powerful cores to maximize battery life.

Apple iPad mini (2019)
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)

Cameras

1.megapixels (main camera)
?

Best

Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 LTE

13 & 5MP

8MP

12MP

2.megapixels (front camera)
?

Best

Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 LTE

8MP

7MP

7MP

3.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.

Best

Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)

2160 x 60fps

1080 x 30fps

2160 x 60fps

4.has a flash
?

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

Apple iPad mini (2019)
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
5.has a CMOS sensor
?

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.

Apple iPad mini (2019)
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
6.has a built-in HDR mode
?

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

Apple iPad mini (2019)
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)

Audio

1.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 mini (2019)
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
?

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

Apple iPad mini (2019)
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
3.number of microphones
?

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

Best

Acer Aspire Switch 12 S

3

2

2

4.Has a radio
?

A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.

For example

Lenovo Tab M7 WiFi

Apple iPad mini (2019)
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
5.Has dedicated media keys
?

Phones with physical keyboards have dedicated media keys, such as: play, stop, next, previous, volume up/down, etc.

For example

RIM BlackBerry PlayBook 16GB

Apple iPad mini (2019)
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)

Battery

1.battery power
?

Best

Apple iPad 4 128GB WiFi + Cellular

11560mAh

5124mAh

9720mAh

2.Battery life
?

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.

Best

Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 (2017)

36h

10h

9h

3.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Apple iPad mini (2019)
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
4.has wireless charging
?

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

For example

Google Nexus 7 (2013) LTE

Apple iPad mini (2019)
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
5.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Apple iPad mini (2019)
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
6.Supports fast charging
?

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.

Apple iPad mini (2019)
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)

Features

1.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 mini (2019)
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
2.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 mini (2019)
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
3.Has 802.11n WiFi connection
?

802.11n is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors - a, b and g.

Apple iPad mini (2019)
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
4.upload
?

Best

Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 WiFi

867MBits/s

150MBits/s

150MBits/s

5.has a HDMI output
?

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.

For example

Bush Spira B3 10"

Apple iPad mini (2019)
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
6.download speed
?

Best

Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 LTE

2000MBits/s

1024MBits/s

1024MBits/s

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