Search


Compare tablets

Apple iPad mini 2

Wi-Fi Only 32 GB
A1490, A1491, A1489
Google Nexus 9 Apple iPad mini 2
Global Score
7.427.57
Basic Information
GoogleApple
Android 5.0iOS 8.x, 7.x
2014-10-152013-10-22
8.99 x 6.05 x 0.31 inches7.87 x 5.30 x 0.30 inches
15.38 ounces11.68 ounces
Black, Brown and WhiteBlack, Gray and White
--Aluminium
Scratch-Resistant Glass--
$ 249.00 at Amazon$ 255.00 at Amazon
Display / Screen
8.9 inches7.9 inches
1536 x 2048 pixels 2048 x 1536 pixels
IPS LCDIPS LCD
288 pixels per inch324 pixels per inch
Capacitive, Multi-touchCapacitive, Multi-touch
7.37.4
Performance
NVIDIA Tegra K1 chipsetApple A7 chipset
64-bit Denver (Dual-Core 2300 MHz) processor64-bit Cyclone (Dual-Core 1300 MHz) processor
2 GB RAM1 GB RAM
Kepler DX1 GPUPowerVR G6430 (600 MHz) GPU
8.198.55
Storage
32 GB internal memory32 GB internal memory
No SD card slotNo SD card slot
3.33.3
Camera
8.00 MP + 1.60 MP5.00 MP + 1.20 MP
f/2.40 aperturef/2.40 aperture
--33.00mm focal length
1920 x 1080 (Full HD) video resolution1920 x 1080 (30 fps) (Full HD) video resolution
6.056.49
Networks
Wi-FiWi-Fi
Mobile HotspotMobile Hotspot
LTE (4G), HSPA, UMTS, EDGE, GPRS and GSMLTE (4G), HSPA, EV-DO A, EV-DO B, EDGE and GPRS
SIMNano SIM
8.58.6
Battery Life
6700mAh Li-Polymer Battery6471mAh Li-Polymer Battery
Non-Removable BatteryNon-Removable Battery
5.25.92
Other Features
Bluetooth 4.0Bluetooth 4.0
GPSGPS
NFC--
Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope and Light SensorAccelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope and Light Sensor

Comparisson review

IPad mini 2 is just a bit better than the Google Nexus 9, with a general score of 7.57 against 7.42. Although iPad mini 2 is older than the Google Nexus 9, it's design is a little bit thinner and incredibly lighter. The iPad mini 2 works with iOS 8.x OS, and Google Nexus 9 has Android 5.0 OS. Apple iPad mini 2 has a bit better processor than Google Nexus 9, because although it has lesser RAM, and they both have a 64-bits processor and 2 cores, the Apple iPad mini 2 also counts with a graphics processing unit.

Apple iPad mini 2 counts with just a bit better looking display than Google Nexus 9, because although it has a little bit smaller screen, and they both have an equal resolution of 1536 x 2048 pixels, the Apple iPad mini 2 also counts with a little more pixels per inch in the display. The iPad mini 2 shoots slightly better videos and photos than Google Nexus 9, although it has a back camera with way less mega pixels and a lower (Full HD) video quality, they both have a F2.4 aperture.

IPad mini 2 counts with as much memory capacity for applications, games, photos and videos as the Google Nexus 9, both of them have the same internal memory capacity. The iPad mini 2 counts with better battery life than Google Nexus 9, although it has a 3 percent lower battery capacity.

IPad mini 2 costs a little more money than the Google Nexus 9, but it's still a good choice, as you can get a lot more for that extra money.