Compare Apple iPad Air 2 WiFi 16GB vs Sony Xperia Z2 Tablet LTE

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SummarySummary 72 Score 74 Score
Performance Apple A8X
2 GB RAM
iOS 8.1, up to iOS 9.0.2
Qualcomm MSM8974AB Snapdragon 801
3 GB RAM
Android OS, v4.4.2 (KitKat), upgradable to v5.1.1 (Lollipop)
Display 9.7 inches
1536 x 2048 pixels
264 PPI Density
10.1 inches
1200 x 1920 pixels
224 PPI Density
Camera 8 MP (Main)
1.2 MP (Front)
8.1 MP (Main)
2.2 MP (Front)
Battery 8600 mAh
Li-Po
6000 mAh
Li-Po
DisplayDisplay
Screen Size 9.7 inches 10.1 inches
Screen Resolution 1536x2048 pixels 1200x1920 pixels
Pixel Density 264 PPI 224 PPI
Display Type LED-backlit IPS LCD, capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors TFT capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
ChipsetChipset
Brand Apple Sony
Chipset Apple A8X Qualcomm MSM8974AB Snapdragon 801
Processor Triple-core 1.5 GHz Typhoon Quad-core 2.3 GHz Krait 400
RAM 2 GB 3 GB
GPU PowerVR GXA6850 (octa-core graphics) Adreno 330
CameraCamera
Rear Camera Resolution 8 MP 8.1 MP
Front Camera Resolution 1.2 MP 2.2 MP
Dual Camera
Video
Camera Features Autofocus Autofocus, Touch Focus, Panorama, Geo-Tagging
GeneralGeneral
Operating System iOS Android
OS Version iOS 8.1, up to iOS 9.0.2 Android OS, v4.4.2 (KitKat), upgradable to v5.1.1 (Lollipop)
Weight 437 g 439 g
Dimensions 240 x 169.5 x 6.1 mm 266 x 172 x 6.4 mm
Thickness 6.1mm
StorageStorage
Internal Storage 16 GB 16 GB
Card Slot No microSD, up to 64 GB
Other 16GB storage, no card slot 16GB storage, microSD card slot
CommunicationCommunication
SIM Card Slots Single SIM
SIM Card Type Micro-SIM
Bluetooth v4.0, A2DP, EDR v4.0, A2DP, apt-X
3.5 mm Jack Yes Yes
NFC No Yes
ConnectivityConnectivity
2G
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - all models
3G
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100 - SGP541, SGP521, SGP551
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
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 13(700), 17(700), 20(800) - SGP521
Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, hotspot
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot
GPS
Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS (3G/LTE model only)
Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
GPRS
EDGE
Radio
BatteryBattery
Battery Capacity 8600 mAh 6000 mAh
Battery Type Li-Po Li-Po
Standby Time Up to 1240 h (2G) / Up to 1200 h (3G)
Talk Time Up to 10 h (multimedia) Up to 13 h (multimedia)
Other FeaturesOther Features
Fingerprint Scanner
Waterproof
Sensors Accelerometer, gyro, compass, barometer Accelerometer, gyro, compass
Messaging iMessage, Email, Push Email, IM SMS, MMS, Email, Push Mail, 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 Fast battery charging: 60% in 30 min (Quick Charge 2.0) , Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic , ANT+ support , Xvid/DivX/MKV/WMV/MP4/H.264 player , MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FLAC player , Document viewer , Photo viewer/editor , Voice memo
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