Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 12.2 vs Apple iPad mini 2 Size compare
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|OS||Android (4.4)||iOS (10.x, 9.x, 8.x, 7.x)|
|Dimensions||11.64 x 8.03 x 0.31 inches (295.6 x 204 x 7.95 mm)||7.87 x 5.30 x 0.30 inches (200 x 134.7 x 7.5 mm)|
|Weight||26.10 oz (740 g)|
the average is 15.3 oz (437 g)
|12.03 oz (341 g)|
the average is 15.3 oz (437 g)
|Materials||Main body: aluminum|
|Colors||Black, Gray, Silver, White|
|Physical size||12.2 inches||7.9 inches|
|Resolution||2560 x 1600 pixels||2048 x 1536 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.
|247 ppi||324 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.
|Super Clear LCD||IPS LCD|
|Screen-to-body ratio||71.57 %||71.82 %|
|Features||Light sensor||Oleophobic coating, Light sensor|
|Camera||8 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)||33 mm|
|Hardware Features||Autofocus||Autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)|
|Software Features||Digital zoom, Geo tagging||Digital image stabilization, Touch to focus, Face detection, Self-timer, Digital zoom, Geo tagging|
|Settings||Exposure compensation, ISO control, White balance presets||Exposure compensation|
|Shooting Modes||High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)|
|Camcorder||1920x1080 (1080p HD) (60 fps)||1920x1080 (1080p HD) (30 fps)|
|Features||Time-lapse video, Digital image stabilization, Video calling|
|Front-facing camera||2 megapixels||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.
|Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974||Apple A7|
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.
|Quad-core, 2300 MHz, Krait 400||Dual-core, 1300 MHz, Cyclone, 64-bit|
|Graphics processor||Adreno 330||PowerVR G6430|
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.
|3 GB RAM||1 GB RAM|
|Built-in storage||64 GB||128 GB|
|Storage expansion||microSD, microSDHC up to 64 GB|
|Capacity||9500 mAh||6471 mAh|
|Type||Not user replaceable||Not user replaceable, Li - Polymer|
|Filter by||Album, Artist, Playlists||Album, Artist, Genre, Playlists|
|Features||Album art cover, Background playback||Album art cover, Background playback|
|Speakers||Stereo speakers||Stereo speakers|
CDMA - Code Division Multiple Access. A technique of multiplexing, also called spread spectrum, in which analog signals are converted into digital form for transmission. For each communication channel, the signals are encoded in a sequence known to the transmitter and the receiver for that channel. The foremost application is digital cellular phone technology from QUALCOMM that operates in the 800MHz band and 1.9GHz PCS band. CDMA phones are noted for their excellent call quality and long battery life.
|800, 1900 MHz|
|GSM||850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz||850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz|
|UMTS||850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz||850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz|
|LTE (FDD)||Bands 8, 3, 1, 7||Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26|
|Data||LTE, HSDPA+ (4G) 21.1 Mbit/s, UMTS||LTE, HSPA, UMTS|
|Sensors||Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass||Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass|
|Notifications||Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone||Flight mode, Silent mode|
|Other features||Voice commands, Voice recording||Voice commands, Voice recording|
|Wi-Fi||802.11 a, b, g, n, dual-band, ac||802.11 a, b, g, n, dual-band|
|Features||Mass storage device||USB charging|
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, A-GPS, Glonass||GPS, A-GPS, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning|
|Navigation||Turn-by-turn navigation||Turn-by-turn navigation, Voice navigation|
|Other||Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync, ANT+, Infrared||Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync, AirDrop|
|Officially announced||06 Jan 2014||22 Oct 2013|
|Accessories||Lightning to USB Cable, USB Power Adapter|
|MSRP price||$ 829|
FCC approval - The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is an independent United States government agency, directly responsible to Congress. The FCC was established by the Communications Act of 1934 and is charged with regulating interstate and international communications by radio, television, wire, satellite and cable. The FCC's jurisdiction covers the 50 states, the District of Columbia, and U.S. possessions. Every wireless phone device that is sold in the U.S. has to be tested and approved for sale by the FCC.
Date approved - Shows the date when the particular phone is approved by the Federal Communications Commission
|15 Apr 2013|
|FCC ID value: BCGA1490 link|
FCC measured SAR
FCC measured SAR - Working closely with federal health and safety agencies, such as the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the FCC has adopted limits for safe exposure to radiofrequency (RF) energy. These limits are given in terms of a unit referred to as the Specific Absorption Rate (SAR), which is a measure of the amount of radio frequency energy absorbed by the body when using a mobile phone. The FCC requires cell phone manufacturers to ensure that their phones comply with these objective limits for safe exposure. Any cell phone at or below these SAR levels (that is, any phone legally sold in the U.S.) is a "safe" phone, as measured by these standards. The FCC limit for public exposure from cellular telephones is an SAR level of 1.6 watts per kilogram (1.6 W/kg).
|Simultaneous Transmission||1.30 W/kg|