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Apple iPad mini 4 Apple iPhone 5s
Global Score
7.228.24
Basic Information
AppleApple
iOS 9.xiOS 8.x, 7.x
2015-09-092013-09-10
8.00 x 5.30 x 0.24 inches4.87 x 2.31 x 0.30 inches
10.72 ounces3.95 ounces
Gold and GrayBlack, Gold and Gray
AluminumAluminium
Scratch-Resistant Glass--
$ 390.00 at Amazon$ 400.00 at Amazon
Display / Screen
7.9 inches4 inches
1536 x 2048 pixels 640 x 1136 pixels
IPS LCDIPS LCD
324 pixels per inch326 pixels per inch
--500 cd/m2 brightness
Capacitive, Multi-touchCapacitive, Multi-touch
7.37.8
Performance
Apple A8 chipsetApple A7 chipset
Typhoon ARMv8-A, 64-bit (Single-Core 1500 MHz) processor64-bit Cyclone ARMv8 (Dual-Core 1300 MHz) processor
2 GB RAM1 GB (1600 MHz) RAM
PowerVR GX6450 GPUPowerVR G6430 (600 MHz) GPU
7.028.73
Storage
128 GB internal memory16 GB internal memory
No SD card slotNo SD card slot
4.42.5
Camera
8.00 MP + 1.20 MP8.00 MP + 1.20 MP
f/2.40 aperturef/2.20 aperture
--29.00mm focal length
--0.33 inches (1/3") sensor
1920 x 1080 (30 fps) (Full HD) video resolution1920 x 1080 (30 fps) (Full HD) video resolution
1280 x 720 (120 fps) (HD) slow motion video1280 x 720 (120 fps) (HD) slow motion video
6.937.81
Networks
Wi-FiWi-Fi
Mobile HotspotMobile Hotspot
LTE (4G), HSPA, EV-DO A, EV-DO B, EDGE, GPRS, GSM and CDMALTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G), HSDPA, HSUPA, UMTS, EDGE, GPRS, GSM and CDMA
Nano SIMNano SIM
8.89.5
Battery Life
5124mAh Battery1570mAh Li-Ion Battery
Non-Removable BatteryNon-Removable Battery
--250 hours standby time
10 hours talk time
5.683.52
Other Features
Bluetooth 4.2Bluetooth 4.0
GPSGPS
Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope and Light SensorAccelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity Sensor

Comparisson review

Apple iPhone 5s is much better than iPad mini 4, with an 8.24 score against 7.22. Both of these devices include iOS OS, but the Apple iPhone 5s has older 8.x version while iPad mini 4 has iOS 9.x version. Apple iPhone 5s is an older and way thicker phone than iPad mini 4, but Apple managed to build it a lot lighter anyway.

The Apple iPhone 5s counts with a bit sharper screen than iPad mini 4, because although it has a lot lower 1136 x 640px resolution and a much smaller display, it also counts with a little bit better count of pixels in each screen inch. The iPhone 5s has an extremely better processing unit than Apple iPad mini 4, because although it has a lower amount of RAM memory, it also counts with a higher number of cores , a graphics processing unit and a 64-bit processing unit.

The iPad mini 4 has much more memory for applications and games than iPhone 5s, because it has more internal storage capacity. IPhone 5s counts with a better camera than iPad mini 4, and although they both have the same video resolution, the same video frame rates and a 8 mega-pixels resolution back facing camera, the iPhone 5s also has a larger aperture for better captures and videos in poorly lited situations.

Apple iPad mini 4 features a superior battery performance than iPhone 5s, because it has a 226% bigger battery capacity.

Apple iPhone 5s costs a bit more than iPad mini 4, but you can get a better phone for that extra dollars.