Compare Apple iPad Air 2 Wifi Cellular 128GB vs Samsung Galaxy Tab Active

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SummarySummary 72 Score 68 Score
Performance Apple A8X
2 GB RAM
iOS v8.1
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 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 1536 x 2048 pixels 800x1280 pixels
Pixel Density 264 PPI 189 PPI
Display Type IPS LCD Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
ChipsetChipset
Brand Apple Samsung
Chipset Apple A8X Qualcomm Snapdragon 400
Processor Tri core, 1.5 GHz, Cyclone Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A7
RAM 2 GB 1 GB
GPU PowerVR G6850 Adreno 305
CameraCamera
Rear Camera Resolution 8 MP 3.15 MP
Front Camera Resolution 1 MP 1.2 MP
Dual Camera
Video
Camera Features Touch Focus Autofocus, Flash, Geo-Tagging
GeneralGeneral
Operating System iOS Android
OS Version iOS v8.1 Android OS, v4.4.2 (KitKat)
Weight 444 g 393 g
Dimensions 240 x 169.5 x 6.1 mm 213.1 x 126.2 x 9.7 mm
Thickness
StorageStorage
Internal Storage 128 GB 16 GB
Card Slot No microSD, up to 64 GB
Other No 16GB storage, microSD card slot
CommunicationCommunication
SIM Card Slots Single SIM Single SIM
SIM Card Type Nano-SIM Normal-SIM
Bluetooth v4.0 v4.0, A2DP, LE
3.5 mm Jack Yes Yes
NFC Yes
ConnectivityConnectivity
2G
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
N/A
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, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
GPS
with A-GPS, Glonass
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
Other FeaturesOther Features
Fingerprint Scanner
Waterproof
Sensors Light sensor, Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope Accelerometer, gyro, compass
Messaging Email, Push Email, IM
Java No
Other 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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