Compare Apple iPad Air 2 WiFi 64GB vs BlackBerry PlayBook 16GB

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SummarySummary 72 Score 70 Score
Performance Apple A8X
2 GB RAM
iOS 8.1, up to iOS 9.0.2
TI OMAP 4430
1 GB RAM
BlackBerry Tablet OS
Display 9.7 inches
1536 pixels
264 PPI Density
7 inches
600 pixels
170 PPI Density
Camera 8 MP (Main)
1.2 MP (Front)
5 MP (Main)
3 MP (Front)
Battery 8600 mAh
Li-Po
5300 mAh
Li-Po
DisplayDisplay
Screen Size 9.7 inches 7 inches
Screen Resolution 1536x2048 pixels 600x1024 pixels
Pixel Density 264 PPI 170 PPI
Display Type LED-backlit IPS LCD, capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors TFT capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
ChipsetChipset
Brand Apple Blackberry
Chipset Apple A8X TI OMAP 4430
Processor Triple-core 1.5 GHz Typhoon Dual-core 1 GHz Cortex-A9
RAM 2 GB 1 GB
GPU PowerVR GXA6850 (octa-core graphics) PowerVR SGX540
CameraCamera
Rear Camera Resolution 8 MP 5 MP
Front Camera Resolution 1.2 MP 3 MP
Dual Camera
Video
Camera Features Autofocus Autofocus
GeneralGeneral
Operating System iOS Blackberry
OS Version iOS 8.1, up to iOS 9.0.2 BlackBerry Tablet OS
Weight 437 g 425 g
Dimensions 240 x 169.5 x 6.1 mm 194 x 130 x 10 mm
Thickness 6.1mm
StorageStorage
Internal Storage 64 GB 16 GB
Card Slot No No
Other 64GB storage, no card slot 16/32/64GB storage, no card slot
CommunicationCommunication
SIM Card Slots Single SIM
SIM Card Type Normal-SIM
Bluetooth v4.0, A2DP, EDR v2.1, EDR
3.5 mm Jack Yes Yes
NFC No No
ConnectivityConnectivity
2G
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
N/A
3G
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100
4G
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 29(700), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500) - A1567
Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, hotspot
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band
GPS
Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS (3G/LTE model only)
Yes
GPRS
EDGE
Radio
BatteryBattery
Battery Capacity 8600 mAh 5300 mAh
Battery Type Li-Po Li-Po
Standby Time
Talk Time Up to 10 h (multimedia) Up to 10 h (multimedia)
Other FeaturesOther Features
Fingerprint Scanner
Waterproof
Sensors Accelerometer, gyro, compass, barometer Accelerometer, gyro
Messaging iMessage, Email, Push Email, IM Email, Push Email, IM
Java No Yes, MIDP 2.1
Other Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic , Siri natural language commands and dictation , iCloud cloud service , iCloud Keychain , TV-out , Maps , Audio/video player/editor , Organizer , Document viewer/editor , Photo viewer/editor , Voice memo/dial/command , Predictive text input Micro HDMI port , Document viewer , Media player MP3/WMA/AAC+ , Video player DivX/WMV/XviD/3gp , Organizer , Predictive text input
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