99points

Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)

100points

Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)

83points

Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)
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Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3
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Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018) vs Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018) vs Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3
Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3
99
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100
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83
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Why is Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018) better than Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018) & Samsung Galaxy Tab S3?

  • Thickness
    5.9mmvs5.9,6mm
  • Semiconductor size
    7nmvs7,14nm

Why is Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018) better than Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018) & Samsung Galaxy Tab S3?

Why is Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 better than Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018) & Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)?

  • Has an external memory slot
  • Weight
    429gvs468,633g
  • Megapixels
    13MPvs12,12MP
  • Height
    169mmvs178.5,214.9mm
  • Width
    237.3mmvs247.6,280.6mm
  • Is a multi-user system
  • The browser has word wrap
  • Allows app installs on the device's external storage

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Design

1.thickness

5.9mm

5.9mm

6mm

Best

Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 Pro

4.6mm

2.weight

468g

633g

429g

Best

Acer Iconia W510-1674

0.51g

3.width

247.6mm

280.6mm

237.3mm

Best

Dell Venue 10 7000

14mm

4.height

178.5mm

214.9mm

169mm

Best

Dell Venue 10 7000

14mm

5.Weather sealed
Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.

For example

Archos 101 Saphir

6.Has a stylus
Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

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.

Display

1.resolution

2388 x 1668px

2732 x 2048px

2048 x 1536px

Best

Panasonic UT-MB5

2560 x 3840px

2.pixel density

264ppi

264ppi

264ppi

Best

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 32GB WiFi + 3G

521ppi

3.screen size

11"

12.9"

9.7"

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

Best

Wacom Cintiq 22HD

21.5"

4.has branded damage resistant glass
Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

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)

5.every pixel has three subpixels
Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

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.

6.has an IPS screen
Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

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.

Performance

1.CPU speed

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

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

2 x 2.15GHz & 2 x 1.6GHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996)

Best

Samsung Galaxy Book 2

8 x 2.36GHz

2.has an external memory slot
Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

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.

3.RAM

6GB

6GB

4GB

Best

Google Pixel Slate

16GB

4.Has integrated LTE
Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

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

5.internal storage

1000GB

1000GB

32GB

Best

Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)

1000GB

6.Supports 64-bit
Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

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.

Cameras

1.megapixels

12MP

12MP

13MP

Best

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 32GB WiFi + 3G

24MP

2.video recording (main camera)

2160 x 60fps

2160 x 60fps

1440 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.

Best

Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)

2160 x 60fps

3.front camera megapixels

7MP

7MP

5MP

Best

Huawei MediaPad M5 Lite LTE (32GB / 3GB RAM)

8MP

4.has a flash
Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

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

5.has a CMOS sensor
Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

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.

6.has manual white balance
Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

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.

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

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 Pro 11" (2018)
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

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

3.number of microphones

2

2

1

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

Best

Acer Aspire Switch 12 S

3

Battery

1.wireless charging
Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

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

2.has a rechargeable battery
Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

3.has a battery level indicator
Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

4.has a removable battery
Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

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

Features

1.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3
2.Is a multi-user system
Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3
3.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

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.

4.USB version

3.1

3.1

2

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

Best

Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)

3.1

5.Is free and open source
Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

Anyone is free to use, copy, study, and change the software in any way, and the source code is openly shared so that people are encouraged to voluntarily improve the design of the software.

6.Supports widgets
Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)
Apple iPad Pro 12.9" (2018)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

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.

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