Apple iPad Air vs Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Lite

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Display

Size:

9.7 inches
10.4 inches

Resolution:

1536 x 2048 pixels, 264 PPI
2000 x 1200 pixels, 16:10 ratio, 224 PPI

Technology:

IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body:

71.65 %
81.63 %

Colors:

16 777 216

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

Oleophobic coating, Ambient light sensor
Ambient light sensor

Hardware

System chip:

Apple A7
Samsung Exynos 9611

Processor:

Dual-core, 1400 MHz, Cyclone, 64-bit
Octa-core, 2300 MHz, Arm Cortex-A73 and Arm Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 10 nm

GPU:

PowerVR G6430
Mali-G72 MP3

RAM:

1GB LPDDR3
4GB LPDDR4

Internal storage:

128GB
64GB, available to use: 49.2 GB

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 1000 GB

Device type:

Tablet
Tablet

OS:

iOS (12.x, 11.x, 10.x, 9.x, 8.x, 7.x)
Android (11, 10), Samsung One UI

Battery

Capacity:

8820 mAh
7040 mAh

Type:

Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Battery life test results:

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera:

5 MP (Autofocus, BSI sensor)
8 MP (Autofocus)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.4; Focal length: 33 mm
Aperture size: F1.9

Video recording:

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

Features:

Time-lapse video, EIS, Video calling

Front:

1.2 MP
5 MP

Video capture:

1280x720 (HD) (30 fps)

Design

Dimensions:

9.45 x 6.67 x 0.30 inches (240 x 169.5 x 7.5 mm)
9.63 x 6.07 x 0.28 inches (244.5 x 154.3 x 7 mm)

Weight:

16.86 oz (478.0 g)
16.47 oz (465.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Aluminum
Back: Aluminum

Features:

Stylus

Keys:

Right: Volume control, Other
Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key

Colors:

Black, Gray, Silver, White
Oxford gray, Angora blue, Chiffon pink

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

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+)

UMTS:

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

Data Speed:

LTE, HSPA, UMTS

SIM type:

Nano SIM

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Multiple speakers
Multiple speakers

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback
Dolby Atmos

Screen mirroring:

TV-out
Wireless screen share

Additional microphone(s):

Yes

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.0
5.0

Wi-Fi:

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

USB:

Lightning
Type-C (reversible), USB 2.0

Features:

Mass storage device, Charging
Charging

Location:

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

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Hall (for flip covers)

Other:

Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync, AirDrop
ANT+, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Phone features

Notifications:

Flight mode, Silent mode

Other features:

Voice commands, Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Oct 22, 2013

FCC ID value:

BCGA1475

Measured SAR:

Body:

1.19 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.33 W/kg

Buyers information

Price:

$ 929
$ 350

In The Box:

Lightning to USB Cable, USB Power Adapter

Availability

Officially announced:

Oct 22, 2013
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