Apple iPad Pro 10.5-inch vs Samsung Galaxy Tab S6

Display

Display size

10.5 inches
10.5 inches

Resolution

1668 x 2224 pixels
1600 x 2560 pixels

Aspect Ratio

4:3
16:10

Pixel density

265 ppi
288 ppi

Technology

IPS LCD
Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body

78.27 %
81.93 %

Colors

16 777 216
 

Peak brightness

600 cd/m2 (nit)
 

Touchscreen

Capacitive, Multi-touch
 

Features

Pressure-sensitive, Oleophobic coating, Ambient light sensor
HDR video support, Ambient light sensor

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Apple A10X Fusion APL1071
Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SM8150

Processor

Hexa-core, 2380 MHz, Hurricane and Zephyr, 64-bit, 10 nm
Octa-core, 2840 MHz, Kryo 485, 64-bit, 7 nm

GPU

Apple 12-core GPU
Adreno 640

RAM

4 GB LPDDR4
8 GB LPDDR4

Internal storage

512 GB
256 GB

Available to use

 
224.3 GB

Storage expansion

 
microSDXC up to 1000 GB

Device type

Tablet
Tablet

OS

iOS (13.x, 12.x, 11.x, 10.x)
Android (9.0 Pie)

Battery

Capacity

8134 mAh
7040 mAh

Type

Li - Ion, Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging

 
Fast charging

Internet use

LTE: 9 hours; Wi-Fi: 10 hours
Wi-Fi: 9 hours

Music playback

 
105.00 hours

Video playback

 
15.00 hours

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Dual camera

Main camera

12 megapixels
 

Features

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

Specifications

Aperture size: F1.8
Aperture size: F1.9; Pixel size: 1 μm

Second camera

 
5 megapixels

Features

 
Ultra-wide

Specifications

 
Aperture size: F2.2; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Flash

Quad LED
 

Software Features

HDR, Panorama, Face detection, Burst mode, Exposure compensation, Touch to focus, Self-timer, Digital zoom, Geo tagging
Panorama, Face detection, Touch to focus, Digital zoom, Geo tagging

Video recording

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

Recording format

H.264, MOV
 

Features

Optical image stabilization, Time-lapse video, Continuous autofocus, Picture-taking during video recording, Video light, Digital image stabilization, Video calling, Video sharing
 

Front

7 megapixels
8 megapixels

Features

High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)
Dual-Camera

Video capture

1920x1080 (Full HD)
 

Design

Form factor

Candybar
Candybar

Dimensions

9.87 x 6.85 x 0.24 inches (250.6 x 174.1 x 6.1 mm)
9.63 x 6.28 x 0.22 inches (244.5 x 159.5 x 5.7 mm)

Weight

16.83 oz (477 g)
the average is 20.6 oz (587 g)
14.82 oz (420 g)
the average is 20.6 oz (587 g)

Materials

Back: Aluminum
Back: Aluminum

Biometrics

Fingerprint (touch)
2D Face unlock, In-screen fingerprint

Features

 
Stylus

Keys

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

Colors

Gold, Gray, Silver, Pink
Mountain gray, Cloud blue, Rose blush

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), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 21(1500 Upper), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 28(700 APT), 29(700 d), 30(2300 WCS)
 

LTE (TDD)

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

UMTS

850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz
 

GSM

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
 

CDMA

800, 1900 MHz
 

Data Speed

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

2G Data

EDGE, GPRS, EV-DO Rev.A, EV-DO Rev.B
 

SIM type

Nano SIM
 

Global Roaming

Yes
 

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
No 3.5mm jack

Speakers

Multiple speakers
Multiple speakers

Features

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

Screen mirroring

TV-out
Wireless screen share

Music player

 
 

Filter by

Album, Artist, Genre, Playlists
 

Supported formats

MP3, AAC, eAAC, WAV, M4A (Apple lossless)
 

Video playback

 
 

Supported formats

MPEG4, H.264, Motion JPG, MOV
 

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation, Video recording
Yes

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.2
5.0

Profiles/ Protocols

Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Handsfree (HFP), Human Interface Device (HID), Personal Area Networking Profile (PAN)
Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Device ID Profile (DID), Headset (HSP), HID over GATT Profile (HOGP), Human Interface Device (HID), Object Push (OPP), Personal Area Networking Profile (PAN)

Wi-Fi

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

USB

Lightning
Type-C (reversible), USB 3.1

Features

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

Location

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

Sensors

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

Other

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

Internet browsing

Browser

Safari
 

supports

HTML, HTML5
 

Built-in online services support

Facebook, YouTube (upload), Flickr, Twitter
 

Phone features

Notifications

Flight mode, Silent mode
 

Phonebook

Unlimited entries, Multiple numbers per contact, Search by both first and last name
 

Organizer

Calendar, Alarm, Document viewer (Office, PDF), Calculator, World clock, Stopwatch, Countdown timer, Notes
 

Messaging

SMS, MMS, Threaded view, Predictive text input
 

E-mail

IMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange
 

Instant Messaging

Yes
 

Other features

Voice commands, Voice recording
 

Shopping information

MSRP price

$ 1079
$ 730

Availability

Officially announced

Jun 05, 2017
Jul 31, 2019
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