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Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 12.2 Apple iPad 3
Global Score
7.936.44
Basic Information
SamsungApple
Android 4.4iOS 7.x, 6.1, 6, 5.1
2014-01-062012-03-07
11.64 x 8.03 x 0.31 inches9.50 x 7.31 x 0.37 inches
26.10 ounces23.00 ounces
--Black and White
--Scratch-Resistant Glass
$ 350.00 at Amazon$ 335.00 at Amazon
Display / Screen
12.2 inches9.7 inches
2560 x 1600 pixels 2048 x 1536 pixels
Super Clear LCDIPS LCD
247 pixels per inch264 pixels per inch
Capacitive, Multi-touchCapacitive, Multi-touch
77
Performance
Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974 chipsetApple A5X chipset
Krait 400 (Quad-Core 2300 MHz) processorARM Cortex-A9 (Dual-Core 1000 MHz) processor
3 GB (800 MHz) RAM1 GB RAM
Adreno 330 (450 MHz) GPUQuad core PowerVR SGX543MP4 GPU
8.466.75
Storage
32 GB internal memory64 GB internal memory
microSD, microSDHC (up to 64 GB) external memory slotNo SD card slot
4.34.4
Camera
8.00 MP + 2.00 MP5.00 MP + 0.30 MP
--f/2.40 aperture
--35.00mm focal length
1920 x 1080 (60 fps) (Full HD) video resolution1920 x 1080 (30 fps) (Full HD) video resolution
5.946.16
Networks
Wi-FiWi-Fi
Mobile HotspotMobile Hotspot
LTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G), HSDPA, UMTS, EDGE, GPRS and GSM--
SIM--
9.33.5
Battery Life
9500mAh Battery11560mAh Li-Polymer Battery
Non-Removable BatteryNon-Removable Battery
5.768.24
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 12.2 has a score of 7.93, which is much better than the iPad 3's 6.44 general score. Even though the Galaxy Tab Pro 12.2 is heavier than the iPad 3, it's somewhat thinner and newer. Galaxy Tab Pro 12.2 counts with Android 4.4 operating system, and iPad 3 works with iOS 7.x operating system.

Galaxy Tab Pro 12.2 has a way better hardware performance than iPad 3, because it has an extra graphics processor, 2 GB more RAM and 2 more CPU cores. The iPad 3 and Galaxy Tab Pro 12.2 both count with extremely similar displays, because although the iPad 3 has a quite lower resolution of 1536 x 2048px and a much smaller display, it also counts with a just a little higher pixel density.

IPad 3 has a slightly better camera than Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 12.2, although it has a back facing camera with a way worse 5 mega-pixels resolution and a lower (Full HD) video quality. The iPad 3 features slightly more storage to install applications and games than Galaxy Tab Pro 12.2, because although it has no external SD slot, it also counts with 64 GB internal memory.

The iPad 3 has a superior battery duration than Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 12.2, because it has 11560mAh of battery capacity.

Galaxy Tab Pro 12.2 costs a bit more than iPad 3, but you can get a much better tablet for that extra money.