Apple iPad 10.2-inch vs Apple iPad Pro 11-inch (2021) vs Apple iPad Air 2

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Display

Size:

10.2 inches
11.0 inches
9.7 inches

Resolution:

2160 x 1620 pixels, 4:3 ratio, 265 PPI
2388 x 1688 pixels, 266 PPI
2048 x 1536 pixels, 264 PPI

Technology:

IPS LCD
IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body:

74.94 %
85.43 %
71.65 %

Colors:

16 777 216

Peak brightness:

500 cd/m2 (nit)
600 cd/m2 (nit)

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

Oleophobic coating, Ambient light sensor
120Hz refresh rate, Oleophobic coating, Ambient light sensor
Oleophobic coating, Ambient light sensor

Hardware

System chip:

Apple A10 Fusion APL1W24
Apple M1
Apple A8X

Processor:

Quad-core, 2340 MHz, Hurricane and Zephyr, 64-bit, 16 nm
Octa-core, 3100 MHz, 5 nm
Triple-core, 1500 MHz, Cyclone, 64-bit

GPU:

PowerVR 7XT GT7600 Plus
Apple 8-core GPU
PowerVR GXA6850

RAM:

3GB
8GB
2GB LPDDR3

Internal storage:

128GB
128GB, not expandable
128GB

Device type:

Tablet
Tablet
Tablet

OS:

iPadOS (13.x)
iPadOS (14.x)
iOS (13.x, 12.x, 11.x, 10.x, 9.x, 8.x)

Battery

Capacity:

8827 mAh
7540 mAh
7340 mAh

Type:

Li - Ion, Not user replaceable
Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Triple camera
Single camera

Main camera:

8 MP (Autofocus, BSI sensor)
12 MP (PDAF)
8 MP (Autofocus, BSI sensor)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.4
Aperture size: F1.8
Aperture size: F2.4; Focal length: 31 mm

Second camera:

10 MP (Ultra-wide)

Specifications:

Optical zoom: 2.0x; Aperture size: F2.4

Third camera:

ToF 3D depth sensing (Depth information)

Video recording:

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (120 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (60 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (240 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (30 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (120 fps)

Features:

Time-lapse video, EIS
Time-lapse video
Time-lapse video, EIS, Video calling

Front:

1.2 MP (HDR)
12 MP (Wide Angle, HDR)
1.2 MP

Video capture:

1280x720 (HD)
1920x1080 (Full HD)
1280x720 (HD) (30 fps)

Design

Dimensions:

9.8 x 6.8 x 0.29 inches (248.9 x 172.7 x 7.4 mm)
9.75 x 7.03 x 0.23 inches (247.6 x 178.5 x 5.9 mm)
9.45 x 6.67 x 0.24 inches (240 x 169.5 x 6.1 mm)

Weight:

17.39 oz (493.0 g)
16.44 oz (466.0 g)
15.41 oz (437.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Aluminum
Back: Aluminum; Frame: Aluminum
Back: Aluminum

Materials & Colors:

Silver, Space Gray

Biometrics:

Fingerprint (touch)
3D Face unlock
Fingerprint (touch)

Keys:

Right: Volume control
Right: Volume control
Right: Volume control

Colors:

Silver, Space gray, Gold
Gold, Gray, Silver

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 14(700 PS), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 21(1500 Upper), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 29(700 d), 30(2300 WCS), 66(AWS-3), 71(600)
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 13(700 c), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 25(1900+), 26(850+)

LTE (TDD):

Bands 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+)

UMTS:

Bands 5(850), 8(900), 4(1700/2100), 2(1900), 1(2100)
Bands 5(850), 8(900), 4(1700/2100), 2(1900), 1(2100)

Data Speed:

LTE-A, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
LTE, HSPA, UMTS

Dual SIM:

Yes

SIM type:

Nano SIM, eSIM
Nano SIM

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
No 3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Multiple speakers
Multiple speakers
Multiple speakers

Features:

Dolby Atmos, Album art cover, Background playback, Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus
Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring:

DLNA, Wireless screen share, MirrorLink
TV-out

Additional microphone(s):

for Video recording
for Noise cancellation, Video recording
Yes

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.2
5.0
4.0

Wi-Fi:

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; MIMO, Wi-Fi Direct
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, ax (Wi-Fi 6), dual-band; MIMO, Wi-Fi Direct
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; Multiple antennas, MIMO, Hotspot

USB:

Lightning
Type-C (reversible)
Lightning

Features:

Charging, Mass storage device
Charging, Headphones port, Video out
Mass storage device, Charging

Location:

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning
GPS, A-GPS
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer, LiDAR scanner
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass

Other:

UMA (Wi-Fi Calling)
Tethering, Computer sync
Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync, AirDrop

Phone features

Notifications:

Flight mode, Silent mode

Other features:

Voice commands, Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Oct 16, 2014

FCC ID value:

BCGA1566

Measured SAR:

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.56 W/kg

Buyers information

Price:

$ 559
$ 829

In The Box:

Lightning to USB cable, USB power adapter
USB-C Charge Cable, 20W USB-C Power Adapter
Lightning to USB Cable, USB Power Adapter

Availability

Officially announced:

Sep 10, 2019
Apr 20, 2021
Oct 16, 2014
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