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Apple iPad mini 2

Wi-Fi Only 16 GB
A1490, A1491, A1489
Apple iPad mini 2 Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 10.1
Global Score
7.497.83
Basic Information
AppleSamsung
iOS 8.x, 7.xAndroid 4.4
2013-10-222014-01-06
7.87 x 5.30 x 0.30 inches9.57 x 6.75 x 0.29 inches
11.68 ounces16.54 ounces
Black, Gray and WhiteWhite
Aluminium--
$ 275.00 at Amazon$ 285.00 at Amazon
Display / Screen
7.9 inches10.1 inches
2048 x 1536 pixels 2560 x 1600 pixels
IPS LCDSuper Clear LCD
324 pixels per inch299 pixels per inch
Capacitive, Multi-touchCapacitive, Multi-touch
7.47.3
Performance
Apple A7 chipsetExynos 5 Octa chipset
64-bit Cyclone (Dual-Core 1300 MHz) processorARM Cortex-A15 (Quad-Core 1900 MHz + Quad-Core 1300 MHz) processor
1 GB RAM2 GB (800 MHz) RAM
PowerVR G6430 (600 MHz) GPUARM Mali-T628 MP6 (600 MHz) GPU
8.558.46
Storage
16 GB internal memory32 GB internal memory
No SD card slotmicroSD, microSDHC, microSDXC (up to 64 GB) external memory slot
2.54.3
Camera
5.00 MP + 1.20 MP8.00 MP + 2.00 MP
f/2.40 aperture--
33.00mm focal length--
1920 x 1080 (30 fps) (Full HD) video resolution1920 x 1080 (Full HD) video resolution
6.495.28
Networks
Wi-FiWi-Fi
Mobile HotspotMobile Hotspot
LTE (4G), HSPA, EV-DO A, EV-DO B, EDGE and GPRSLTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G), HSDPA, HSUPA, UMTS, EDGE, GPRS and GSM
Nano SIMSIM
8.69.4
Battery Life
6471mAh Li-Polymer Battery8220mAh Battery
Non-Removable BatteryNon-Removable Battery
5.926.08
Other Features
Bluetooth 4.0Bluetooth 4.0
GPSGPS
--Infra-red port
Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope and Light SensorAccelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope and Light Sensor

Comparisson review

Galaxy Tab Pro 10.1 has a score of 7.83, which is a little bit better than the Apple iPad mini 2's score of 7.49. Even though Galaxy Tab Pro 10.1 and the Apple iPad mini 2 were only released with a few months difference, Galaxy Tab Pro 10.1's construction is incredibly heavier but a little bit thinner. Galaxy Tab Pro 10.1 comes with Android 4.4 operating system, while Apple iPad mini 2 has iOS 8.x operating system.

The Apple iPad mini 2 features a little bit better hardware performance than Galaxy Tab Pro 10.1, because although it has 6 less and slower CPU cores and a smaller amount of RAM memory, and they both have a 600 megahertz graphics processor, the Apple iPad mini 2 also counts with a 64-bit processor.

Apple iPad mini 2 features a bit better display than Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 10.1, because although it has a really smaller display and a bit worse 1536 x 2048 resolution, it also counts with a just a little greater pixels density. The Apple iPad mini 2 takes much clearer pictures and videos than Galaxy Tab Pro 10.1, although it has a way lower 5 MP resolution camera and a worse video definition.

The Galaxy Tab Pro 10.1 counts with a much greater memory capacity for apps and games than iPad mini 2, because it has 16 GB more internal storage capacity and an external memory card slot that holds up to 64 GB. The Galaxy Tab Pro 10.1 features a bit longer battery duration than iPad mini 2, because it has a 27% greater battery capacity.

Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 10.1 costs a little more money than the iPad mini 2, but you can get a better tablet for that extra money.