Apple iPad 3 vs Google Nexus 7 (2013)
Market Status: Released
Market Status: Released US carrier availability: Available - Verizon
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|OS||iOS (7.x, 6.1, 6, 5.1)||Android (4.4.4, 4.4.3, 4.4.2, 4.4, 4.3)|
|Dimensions||9.50 x 7.31 x 0.37 inches (241.2 x 185.7 x 9.4 mm)||7.87 x 4.49 x 0.34 inches (200 x 114 x 8.65 mm)|
|Weight||23.00 oz (652 g)|
the average is 15 oz (429 g)
|10.55 oz (299 g)|
the average is 15 oz (429 g)
|Physical size||9.7 inches||7.0 inches|
|Resolution||2048 x 1536 pixels||1920 x 1200 pixels|
Pixel density - The pixel density of a display represents the number of pixels over an area of one inch. It’s measured in “pixels per inch”, or ppi. The higher the number, the more detailed and good-looking the display is.
|264 ppi||323 ppi|
Technology - There are two main screen technologies currently used in phones and tablets: LCD and AMOLED. The former usually features a light source and liquid crystals, while the latter is based on organic light-emitting diodes. Newer LCD variations like IPS-LCD and Super-LCD allow for very accurate color reproduction and very wide viewing angles, where no significant image quality loss is observed. Current AMOLED screens differ in such a way that they can exhibit much more saturated colors (sometimes too much) and incredibly high contrast levels, which is due to black color being completely black in AMOLED displays.
|IPS LCD||IPS LCD|
|Colors||16 777 216|
|Features||Light sensor, Oleophobic coating||Light sensor, Scratch-resistant glass|
|Camera||5 megapixels||5 megapixels|
Aperture size - The aperture of a camera is the opening through which light travels before it reaches the camera sensor. The smaller the number is, the bigger this opening is, allowing for more light to pass.
|Focal length (35mm equivalent)||35.00 mm|
|Features||Back-illuminated sensor (BSI), Autofocus, Touch to focus, Face detection, Geo tagging||Autofocus|
|Camcorder||1920x1080 (1080p HD) (30 fps)||1920x1080 (1080p HD)|
|Features||Digital image stabilization|
|Front-facing camera||0.3 megapixels VGA||1.2 megapixels|
System chip - Most modern handsets use an advanced chip that includes many of the device’s hardware modules like the processor, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and sometimes even the wireless radio. This field shows what particular system chip (or System-on-a-Chip) is used in the phone.
|Apple A5X||Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064|
Processor - The processor is the main computing component of a phone and is a major factor when it comes to the overall speed of the device. Some more powerful smartphones use dual-core and quad-core processors designed to deliver greater performance.
|Dual core, 1000 MHz, ARM Cortex-A9||Quad core, 1500 MHz, Krait|
|Graphics processor||Quad core PowerVR SGX543MP4||Adreno 320|
System memory - System memory, or RAM memory is the type of memory that the device uses to temporarily store data from the OS or currently-running apps. The more RAM available to the device, the better the performance will be when multiple or heavier programs are running.
|1024 MB RAM||2048 MB RAM|
|Built-in storage||64 GB||32 GB|
|Capacity||11560 mAh||3950 mAh|
|Not user replaceable||Yes|
|Filter by||Album, Artist, Genre, Playlists||Album, Artist, Playlists|
|Features||Album art cover, Background playback, Dolby Digital||Album art cover, Background playback|
|Speakers||Earpiece, Loudspeaker||Stereo speakers|
|Built-in online services support||Facebook, YouTube (upload), Flickr, Twitter||YouTube (upload), Picasa/Google+|
|GSM||850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz|
|UMTS||850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz|
|FDD LTE||700 (band 13), 700 (band 17), 850 (band 5), 1700/2100 (band 4), 1900 (band 2), 2100 (band 1) MHz|
|Data||LTE, HSPA (unspecified), UMTS, EDGE, GPRS|
Positioning - This field shows the positioning systems supported by the device. There are three main types: GPS, A-GPS and GLONASS. GPS - This is one of the most widespread global positioning technologies, developed and maintained by the U.S. government. It uses satellites in order to detect your location. Works best in clear weather. A-GPS - A-GPS stands for Assisted GPS and is the industry standard for positioning and navigation. “Assisted” means that it can use local wireless networks, in addition to satellites, for quicker and more precise localization. GLONASS - GLONASS is a global positioning system, developed by the Russian Federation. It’s very similar to GPS, but isn’t so popular in cell phones.
|GPS, Wi-Fi positioning||GPS, A-GPS, Glonass|
|Wi-Fi||802.11 a, b, g, n, n 5GHz||802.11 a, b, g, n, n 5GHz|
|Features||Mass storage device, USB charging|
|Other||TV-Out, Computer sync, OTA sync||TV-Out, NFC, SlimPort, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync|
|Notifications||Silent mode, Speakerphone||Flight mode, Silent mode|
|Sensors||Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass||Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass|
|Other||Voice commands, Voice recording||Voice commands, Voice recording|
|Officially announced||07 Mar 2012||24 Jul 2013|
|Accessories||Dock Connector to USB Cable, 10W USB Power Adapter, Documentation|
|MSRP price||$ 350|