Apple iPad Pro 12.9-inch vs Apple iPad Pro 12.9-inch (2020) vs Samsung Galaxy Tab S7

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Display

Size:

12.9 inches
12.9 inches
11.0 inches

Resolution:

2732 x 2048 pixels, 4:3 ratio, 265 PPI
2732 x 2048 pixels, 4:3 ratio, 265 PPI
2560 x 1600 pixels, 16:10 ratio, 274 PPI

Technology:

IPS LCD
IPS LCD
LCD

Screen-to-body:

76.33 %
85.51 %
83.62 %

Peak brightness:

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

Features:

Oleophobic coating, Ambient light sensor
Oleophobic coating, Ambient light sensor
120Hz refresh rate, HDR video support, Ambient light sensor

Hardware

System chip:

Apple A10X Fusion APL1071
Apple A12Z Bionic APL1083
Qualcomm Snapdragon 865+ SM8250-AB

Processor:

Hexa-core, 2380 MHz, Hurricane and Zephyr, 64-bit, 10 nm
Octa-core, 2490 MHz, Vortex and Tempest, 64-bit, 7 nm
Octa-core, 3000 MHz, Kryo 585, 64-bit, 7 nm

GPU:

Apple 12-core GPU
Apple 8-core GPU
Adreno 650

RAM:

4GB LPDDR4
6GB LPDDR4
6GB

Internal storage:

512GB
128GB, not expandable
128GB

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 1000 GB

Device type:

Tablet
Tablet
Tablet

OS:

iOS (13.x, 12.x, 11.x, 10.x)
iPadOS (13.x)
Android (10), Samsung One UI

Battery

Capacity:

10891 mAh
9720 mAh
8000 mAh

Type:

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

Max charge speed:

Wired: 45.0W

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Dual camera
Dual camera

Main camera:

12 MP (Sapphire crystal lens cover, OIS, Autofocus, BSI sensor)
12 MP (PDAF)
13 MP (PDAF)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F1.8
Aperture size: F1.8
Aperture size: F2.0

Second camera:

10 MP (Ultra-wide)
5 MP (Ultra-wide)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.4
Aperture size: F2.2

Video recording:

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

Features:

OIS, Time-lapse video, Continuous autofocus, Picture-taking during video recording, Video light, EIS, Video calling, Video sharing
Time-lapse video, Continuous autofocus, Picture-taking during video recording, EIS

Front:

7 MP (HDR)
7 MP (EIS, HDR)
8 MP

Video capture:

1920x1080 (Full HD)
1920x1080 (Full HD)

Design

Dimensions:

12.04 x 8.69 x 0.27 inches (305.7 x 220.6 x 6.9 mm)
11.05 x 8.46 x 0.23 inches (280.6 x 214.9 x 5.9 mm)
9.99 x 6.51 x 0.25 inches (253.8 x 165.3 x 6.3 mm)

Weight:

24.41 oz (692.0 g)
22.61 oz (641.0 g)
17.71 oz (502.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Aluminum
Back: Aluminum

Biometrics:

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

Keys:

Right: Volume control
Right: Volume control

Colors:

Gold, Gray, Silver
Silver, Space gray

Cellular

5G:

SA, NSA

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

Data Speed:

LTE-A, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
LTE-A Pro Cat 20 (2000/150 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

SIM type:

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
No 3.5mm jack
No 3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Multiple speakers
Multiple speakers
Multiple speakers

Features:

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

Screen mirroring:

TV-out
TV-out
Wireless screen share

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation, Video recording
for Noise cancellation, Video recording

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.2
5.0
5.0

Wi-Fi:

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

USB:

Lightning
Type-C (reversible)
Type-C (reversible), USB 3.2

Features:

Charging
Charging, Headphones port, OTG
Charging, Headphones port, OTG, Video out

Location:

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

Sensors:

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

Other:

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

Buyers information

Price:

$ 1229
$ 999

In The Box:

USB-C Charge Cable (1 meter), 18W USB-C Power Adapter

Availability

Officially announced:

Jun 05, 2017
Mar 18, 2020
Aug 05, 2020
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