Apple iPad Air 2Apple iPad Pro
Top 33%832 points
Top 33%
Top 33%833 points
Top 33%
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Top 75%
32 tablets
11.88" - 13.25"
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Apple iPad Air 2 vs Apple iPad Pro: 82 facts in comparison

1. resolution

43.78% higher resolution.
1536 x 2048px
Panasonic UT-MB5: 3840 x 3840px
2732 x 2048px
166
0

2. pixel density

0% higher pixel density.
264ppi
Dell Venue 8 7000 LTE: 359ppi
264ppi
140
0

3. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
9.7"
Wacom Cintiq 22HD: 21.5"
12.9"
138
0

4. battery power

0% more battery power.
8600mAh
Apple iPad 4 128GB WiFi + Cellular: 11560mAh
8600mAh
125
0

5. thickness

0.8mm thinner.
6.1mm
Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 Pro: 4.6mm
6.9mm
112
0

6. weight

276g lighter.
437g
Acer Iconia W510-1674: 0.507g
713g
104
0

7. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Apple iPad Air 2
Apple iPad Pro
56% have it
92
0

8. front camera megapixels

0% more megapixels (photo, front camera).
1.2MP
Linshof Performance Tablet: 8MP
1.2MP
84
0

9. megapixels

0% more megapixels (photo).
8MP
Toshiba Encore 2 10: 15MP
8MP
82
0

10. plays Adobe Flash

Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
Apple iPad Air 2(iOS 8.1)
Apple iPad Pro(iOS 9.0)
50% have it
72
1

11. 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 2(iOS 8.1)
Apple iPad Pro(iOS 9.0)
84% have it
70
2

12. width

65.7mm narrower.
240mm
HP Slate 6 VoiceTab: 83.2mm
305.7mm
69
0

13. height

51.1mm shorter.
169.5mm
Panasonic Toughpad FZ-X1: 87mm
220.6mm
64
0

14. internal storage

0GB more internal storage.
128GB
Microsoft Surface Pro 4: 1000GB
128GB
59
0

15. 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 2
Apple iPad Pro
53% have it
55
0

16. video recording

2x better video recording quality.
1080 x 60fps
Apple iPad Air 2 WiFi + Cellular: 2160 x 60fps
1080 x 30fps
51
0

17. 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 Air 2
Apple iPad Pro
19% have it
50
0

18. 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 2
Apple iPad Pro
16% have it
49
0

19. Bluetooth version

0 newer Bluetooth version.
4.2
Asus ZenPad 3S 10: 4.2
4.2
49
0

20. Supports OpenGL ES 3.0, allowing for improved game graphics

Apple iPad Air 2(iOS 8.1)
Apple iPad Pro(iOS 9.0)
36% have it
48
0

21. has touch autofocus

The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.
Apple iPad Air 2
Apple iPad Pro
28% have it
43
0

22. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Apple iPad Air 2
Apple iPad Pro
22% have it
43
0

23. every pixel has three subpixels

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.
Apple iPad Air 2
Apple iPad Pro
94% have it
41
0

24. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
2
Acer Aspire Switch 12 S: 3
2
40
0

25. Has a fingerprint scanner

The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.
Apple iPad Air 2
Apple iPad Pro
6% have it
40
0

26. USB version

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.
2
Acer Aspire Switch 12 S: 3.1
2
38
0

27. has a compass

A compass is useful in games, map and navigation software.
Apple iPad Air 2
Apple iPad Pro
75% have it
38
0

28. has a BSI sensor

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.
Apple iPad Air 2
Apple iPad Pro
20% have it
37
0

29. has a child lock

A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.
Apple iPad Air 2
Apple iPad Pro
58% have it
36
0

30. Has sharing intents

If an app has sharing capabilities and the developers have indicated it, the app will automatically appear in your list of sharing options. Some OS’s limit direct sharing options to a select few apps, which means you have to open apps separately in order to upload the files you want to share.
Apple iPad Air 2(iOS 8.1)
Apple iPad Pro(iOS 9.0)
55% have it
35
0

31. Can create panoramas in-camera

It allows you to take multiple photos capturing different parts of the scene, and then joins them together into a single photo.
Apple iPad Air 2
Apple iPad Pro
80% have it
34
0

32. semiconductor size

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
20nm
Xiaomi Mi Pad 2 64GB: 14nm
16nm
34
0

33. Supports bookmarks sync across different devices

Apple iPad Air 2(iOS 8.1)
Apple iPad Pro(iOS 9.0)
80% have it
34
0

34. has a gyroscope

A gyroscope is a sensor that can be used to either measure or maintain the orientation of a device. Traditionally, they were built using a spinning rotor to detect changes in orientation, eg. twisting or rotation.
Apple iPad Air 2
Apple iPad Pro
67% have it
34
0

35. 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 Air 2
Apple iPad Pro(Apple A9X)
6% have it
34
0

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