Compare Apple iPad Air 2 WiFi 16GB vs Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

  • Both Apple iPad Air 2 WiFi 16GB and Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 comes with 9.7 inch display.
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 has more 4 GB RAM compared to Apple iPad Air 2 WiFi 16GB(2 GB RAM).
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 features 13 MP rear camera which is better than Apple iPad Air 2 WiFi 16GB.
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 features 5 MP front camera which is better than Apple iPad Air 2 WiFi 16GB.

Compare Apple iPad Air 2 WiFi 16GB with Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

SummarySummary 72 Score 80 Score
Performance Apple A8X
2 GB RAM
iOS 8.1, up to iOS 9.0.2

4 GB RAM
Android 7.0 Nougat
Display 9.7 inch
1536 x 2048 pixels
264 PPI Density
9.7 inch
2048 x 1536 pixels
264 PPI Density
Camera 8 MP (Main)
1.2 MP (Front)
13 MP (Main)
5 MP (Front)
Battery 8600 mAh
Li-Po
6000 mAh
Li-ion
DisplayDisplay
Screen Size 9.7 inch 9.7 inch
Screen Resolution 1536x2048 pixels 2048 x 1536Pixels
Pixel Density 264 PPI 264 PPI
Display Type LED-backlit IPS LCD, capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors QXGA Super AMOLED Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch
Gorilla Glass - -
Screen Protection - -
ChipsetChipset
Brand Apple Samsung
Chipset Apple A8X
Processor Triple-core 1.5 GHz Typhoon Qualcomm APQ 8096 (2.15GHz + 1.6GHz)
RAM 2 GB RAM 4 GB RAM
GPU PowerVR GXA6850 (octa-core graphics)
CameraCamera
Rear Camera Resolution 8 MP 13 MP
Front Camera Resolution 1.2 MP 5 MP
Dual Camera
Video
Camera Features Autofocus Autofocus
GeneralGeneral
Operating System iOS Android
OS Version iOS 8.1, up to iOS 9.0.2 Android 7.0 Nougat
Weight 437 g 434 g
Dimensions 240 x 169.5 x 6.1 mm 237.3 x 169.0 x 6.0 mm
Thickness 6.1mm
StorageStorage
Internal Storage 16 GB 32 GB
Card Slot No microSD, up to 256GB
Other 16GB storage, no card slot 32GB , Expandable up to 256GB
CommunicationCommunication
SIM Card Slots
SIM Card Type
Bluetooth v4.0, A2DP, EDR v4.1
3.5 mm Jack Yes Yes
NFC No No
ConnectivityConnectivity
2G
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
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/g/n
GPS
Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS (3G/LTE model only)
A-GPS, GLONASS
GPRS
EDGE
Radio
BatteryBattery
Battery Capacity 8600 mAh 6000 mAh
Battery Type Li-Po Li-ion
Standby Time
Talk Time Up to 10 h (multimedia) Up to 12 hrs
Other FeaturesOther Features
Fingerprint Scanner
Waterproof
Sensors Accelerometer
gyro
compass
barometer
Light sensor
Proximity sensor
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Messaging iMessage, Email, Push Email, IM SMS(threaded view), MMS, 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 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

Apple iPad Air 2 WiFi 16GB Pros & Cons

  • Great full HD Retina Display
  • Good battery life
  • Fingerprint scanner for reliable Unlock
  • 4G LTE network Support
  • Premium build quality and feel
  • Extremely thin
  • The camera shoots decent pictures
  • Excellent Triple-core Processor for Multitasking
  • 2 GB RAM fair to run almost all the apps
  • Sound quality is thin and speaker placement is wasteful
  • No microSD card support
  • No Flash
 

Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 Pros & Cons

  • Robust quick settings and lock-screen options
  • Large Super AMOLED display
  • Long battery life
  • Latest Android 7.0 Nougat OS
  • Snapdragon 820 for seamless performance
  • Speakers could have been better
  • Expensive for features offered
 
 

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