Compare Apple iPad Air 2 Wifi Cellular 128GB vs HTC Nexus 9 Wi-Fi

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SummarySummary 72 Score 73 Score
Performance Apple A8X
2 GB RAM
iOS v8.1
Nvidia Tegra K1
2 GB RAM
Android OS, v5.0 (Lollipop), upgradable to v6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
Display 9.7 inches
1536 pixels
264 PPI Density
8.9 inches
1536 pixels
281 PPI Density
Camera 8 MP (Main)
1 MP (Front)
8 MP (Main)
1.6 MP (Front)
Battery 8600 mAh
Li-Po
6700 mAh
Li-Po
DisplayDisplay
Screen Size 9.7 inches 8.9 inches
Screen Resolution 1536 x 2048 pixels 1536x2048 pixels
Pixel Density 264 PPI 281 PPI
Display Type IPS LCD Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
ChipsetChipset
Brand Apple HTC
Chipset Apple A8X Nvidia Tegra K1
Processor Tri core, 1.5 GHz, Cyclone Dual-core 2.3 GHz Denver
RAM 2 GB 2 GB
GPU PowerVR G6850 Kepler DX1
CameraCamera
Rear Camera Resolution 8 MP 8 MP
Front Camera Resolution 1 MP 1.6 MP
Dual Camera
Video
Camera Features Touch Focus Autofocus, Touch Focus, Flash, Geo-Tagging
GeneralGeneral
Operating System iOS Android
OS Version iOS v8.1 Android OS, v5.0 (Lollipop), upgradable to v6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
Weight 444 g 425 g
Dimensions 240 x 169.5 x 6.1 mm 228.2 x 153.7 x 8 mm
Thickness
StorageStorage
Internal Storage 128 GB 16 GB
Card Slot No No
Other No 16GB Inbuilt
CommunicationCommunication
SIM Card Slots Single SIM Single SIM
SIM Card Type Nano-SIM Nano-SIM
Bluetooth v4.0 v4.1, A2DP, apt-X
3.5 mm Jack Yes Yes
NFC
ConnectivityConnectivity
2G
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
3G
UMTS 1700 / 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
4G
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) / 1900(band 39) FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 13) / 700(band 17) / 850(band 18) / 850(band 19) / 800(band 20) / 1900(band 25) / 850(band 26) / 700(band 29)
Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ac/b/g/n/n 5GHz
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot
GPS
with A-GPS, Glonass
A-GPS, GLONASS
GPRS
EDGE
Radio
BatteryBattery
Battery Capacity 8600 mAh 6700 mAh
Battery Type Li-Po Li-Po
Standby Time Up to 720 h (3G)
Talk Time Up to 9 h 30 min (multimedia) (3G)
Other FeaturesOther Features
Fingerprint Scanner
Waterproof
Sensors Light sensor, Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope Accelerometer, gyro, compass
Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
Java No
Other Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic , DivX/MP4/H.265 player , MP3/WAV/eAAC+/Flac player , Photo/video editor , Document viewer , Voice memo/dial
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