Apple iPad 3 vs Apple iPad Pro 9.7-inch

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Display

Display size

9.7 inches
9.7 inches

Resolution

2048 x 1536 pixels
1536 x 2048 pixels

Pixel density

264 ppi
264 ppi

Technology

IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body ratio

65.03 %
72.80 %

Features

Ambient light sensor, Oleophobic coating
Pressure-sensitive, Oleophobic coating, Ambient light sensor

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

5 megapixels
12 megapixels

Hardware Features

Autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)
Sapphire crystal lens cover, Autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.4; Focal length: 35.00 mm
Aperture size: F2.2; Focal length: 29 mm; Sensor size: 1/3"; Pixel size: 1.22 μm

Flash

 
Dual LED

Video recording

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

Features

Digital image stabilization
Time-lapse video, Digital image stabilization, Video calling, Video sharing

Front

0.3 megapixels VGA
5 megapixels

Features

 
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Design

Dimensions

9.50 x 7.31 x 0.37 inches (241.2 x 185.7 x 9.4 mm)
9.4 x 6.6 x 0.24 inches (238.8 x 167.6 x 6.1 mm)

Weight

23.00 oz (652 g)
the average is 20.4 oz (582 g)
15.66 oz (444 g)
the average is 20.4 oz (582 g)

Materials

 
Back: Aluminum

Biometrics

 
Fingerprint (touch)

Colors

Black, White
Gold, Gray, Pink

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Apple A5X
Apple A9X APL1021

Processor

Dual-core, 1000 MHz, ARM Cortex-A9
Dual-core, 2260 MHz, Twister, 64-bit, 16 nm

GPU

PowerVR SGX543MP4
PowerVR Series 7XT

RAM

1 GB
2 GB

Internal storage

64 GB
256 GB

OS

iOS (9.x, 8.x, 7.x, 6.1, 6, 5.1)
iOS (12.x, 11.x, 10.x, 9.x)

Battery

Capacity

11560 mAh
7306 mAh

Internet use

 
 

3G

 
9 hours

LTE

 
9 hours

Wi-Fi

 
10 hours

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

 
Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29

LTE (TDD)

 
Bands 38, 39, 40, 41

UMTS

 
850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

GSM

 
850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

CDMA

 
800, 1900 MHz

Data

 
LTE, HSPA, HSUPA, UMTS

SIM type

Micro SIM
Nano SIM

Connectivity

Bluetooth

4.0
4.2

Wi-Fi

802.11 a, b, g, n, dual-band
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band

USB

Yes
Yes

Connector

Proprietary
Lightning

Features

 
Mass storage device

HDMI

Yes
 

Location

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

Other

Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync, AirDrop

Phone features

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer

Notifications

Silent mode, Speakerphone
Flight mode, Silent mode

Other features

Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice commands, Voice recording

Multimedia

Screen mirroring

TV-out
 

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Multiple speakers

Headphones connector

3.5mm
3.5mm

Additional microphone(s)

 
for Video recording

Shopping information

In The Box

Dock Connector to USB Cable, 10W USB Power Adapter, Documentation
 

MSRP price

 
$ 1029
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