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Apple iPad Air

Wi-Fi Only 128 GB

Apple iPad mini

Verizon and Sprint
A1455
Apple iPad Air Apple iPad mini
Global Score
7.847.05
Basic Information
AppleApple
iOS 8.x, 7.xiOS 8.x, 7.x, 6.1, 6
2013-10-220000-00-00
9.45 x 6.67 x 0.30 inches7.87 x 5.30 x 0.28 inches
16.86 ounces11.01 ounces
Black, Gray and WhiteBlack and White
AluminiumAluminium
$ 440.00 at Amazon$ 440.00 at Amazon
Display / Screen
9.7 inches7.9 inches
2048 x 1536 pixels 1024 x 768 pixels
IPS LCDIPS LCD
264 pixels per inch162 pixels per inch
Capacitive, Multi-touchCapacitive, Multi-touch
7.16.1
Performance
Apple A7 chipsetApple A5 chipset
64-bit Cyclone (Dual-Core 1400 MHz) processorARM Cortex-A9 (Dual-Core 1000 MHz) processor
1 GB RAM512 MB RAM
PowerVR G6430 (600 MHz) GPUPowerVR SGX543 MP2 (Dual-Core 200 MHz) GPU
8.557.29
Storage
128 GB internal memory64 GB internal memory
No SD card slotNo SD card slot
5.74.4
Camera
5.00 MP + 1.20 MP5.00 MP + 1.20 MP
f/2.40 aperturef/2.40 aperture
33.00mm focal length33.00mm focal length
1920 x 1080 (30 fps) (Full HD) video resolution1920 x 1080 (30 fps) (Full HD) video resolution
6.496.49
Networks
Wi-FiWi-Fi
Mobile HotspotMobile Hotspot
LTE (4G), HSPA, EV-DO A, EV-DO B, EDGE and GPRSLTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G), HSDPA, UMTS, EDGE, GPRS, GSM and CDMA
Nano SIMNano SIM
8.69.4
Battery Life
8820mAh Li-Polymer Battery4440mAh Li-Polymer Battery
Non-Removable BatteryNon-Removable Battery
6.325.36
Other Features
Bluetooth 4.0Bluetooth 4.0
GPSGPS
Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope and Light SensorAccelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope and Light Sensor

Comparisson review

IPad Air has a global score of 7.84, which is much better than the iPad mini's global score of 7.05. IPad Air's construction is noticeably heavier and just a little thicker than the iPad mini. These tablets include the same iOS 8.x operating system. Apple iPad Air has a better performing CPU than iPad mini, and although they both have a Dual-Core processing unit, the Apple iPad Air also has a faster 600 megahertz graphics processing unit, 512 MB more RAM memory and a 64 bits processing unit.

The iPad Air counts with a sharper display than iPad mini, because it has a lot higher count of pixels per inch of display, a much higher resolution of 1536 x 2048 and a bigger screen. IPad Air counts with a much greater memory capacity for games and applications than iPad mini, because it has 64 GB more internal storage.

IPad Air counts with superior battery life than Apple iPad mini, because it has a 99 percent bigger battery size. The Apple iPad mini and iPad Air both count with extremely similar cameras, they have a same resolution back camera, the same aperture, the same 30 frames per second video frame rate and the same (Full HD) video definition.

The iPad Air and the iPad mini cost the same, .