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SummarySummary 72 Score 68 Score
Performance Apple A8X
2 GB RAM
iOS 8.1, up to iOS 9.0.2
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400
1 GB RAM
Android OS, v4.4.2 (KitKat)
Display 9.7 inches
1536 pixels
264 PPI Density
8 inches
800 pixels
189 PPI Density
Camera 8 MP (Main)
1.2 MP (Front)
3.15 MP (Main)
1.2 MP (Front)
Battery 8600 mAh
Li-Po
4450 mAh
Li-Ion
DisplayDisplay
Screen Size 9.7 inches 8 inches
Screen Resolution 1536x2048 pixels 800x1280 pixels
Pixel Density 264 PPI 189 PPI
Display Type LED-backlit IPS LCD, capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
ChipsetChipset
Brand Apple Samsung
Chipset Apple A8X Qualcomm Snapdragon 400
Processor Triple-core 1.5 GHz Typhoon Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A7
RAM 2 GB 1 GB
GPU PowerVR GXA6850 (octa-core graphics) Adreno 305
CameraCamera
Rear Camera Resolution 8 MP 3.15 MP
Front Camera Resolution 1.2 MP 1.2 MP
Dual Camera
Video
Camera Features Autofocus Autofocus, Flash, Geo-Tagging
GeneralGeneral
Operating System iOS Android
OS Version iOS 8.1, up to iOS 9.0.2 Android OS, v4.4.2 (KitKat)
Weight 437 g 393 g
Dimensions 240 x 169.5 x 6.1 mm 213.1 x 126.2 x 9.7 mm
Thickness 6.1mm
StorageStorage
Internal Storage 64 GB 16 GB
Card Slot No microSD, up to 64 GB
Other 64GB storage, no card slot 16GB storage, microSD card slot
CommunicationCommunication
SIM Card Slots Single SIM
SIM Card Type Normal-SIM
Bluetooth v4.0, A2DP, EDR v4.0, A2DP, LE
3.5 mm Jack Yes Yes
NFC No Yes
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, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
GPS
Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS (3G/LTE model only)
Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
GPRS
EDGE
Radio
BatteryBattery
Battery Capacity 8600 mAh 4450 mAh
Battery Type Li-Po Li-Ion
Standby Time
Talk Time Up to 10 h (multimedia)
Other FeaturesOther Features
Fingerprint Scanner
Waterproof
Sensors Accelerometer, gyro, compass, barometer Accelerometer, gyro, compass
Messaging iMessage, Email, Push Email, IM Email, Push Email, IM
Java No No
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 Dropbox (50 GB cloud storage) , MP4/H.264/WMV player , MP3/WAV/eAAC+/WMA/Flac player , Photo/video editor , Document editor
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