Apple iPad Pro 12.9-inch vs Microsoft Surface Pro 6

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Display

Display size

12.9 inches
12.3 inches

Resolution

2048 x 2732 pixels
2736 x 1824 pixels

Pixel density

265 ppi
267 ppi

Technology

IPS LCD
 

Screen-to-body ratio

76.33 %
76.86 %

Features

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

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

12 megapixels
8 megapixels

Hardware Features

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

Specifications

Aperture size: F1.8
 

Video recording

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

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
5 megapixels

Features

High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)
 

Design

Dimensions

12.04 x 8.69 x 0.27 inches (305.7 x 220.6 x 6.9 mm)
11.5 x 7.9 x 0.33 inches (292.1 x 200.7 x 8.4 mm)

Weight

24.41 oz (692 g)
the average is 20.6 oz (589 g)
27.94 oz (792 g)
the average is 20.6 oz (589 g)

Materials

Back: Aluminum
Back: Metal

Biometrics

Fingerprint (touch)
2D Face unlock

Colors

Gold, Gray, Silver
Black, Gray

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5 mm jack
3.5 mm jack

Speakers

Multiple speakers
Multiple speakers

Features

Album art cover, Background playback
Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring

TV-out
Mini Displayport

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation, Video recording
Yes

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Apple A10X Fusion APL1071
Intel Core i7 8650U

Processor

Hexa-core, 2380 MHz, Hurricane and Zephyr, 64-bit, 10 nm
Quad-core, 1900 MHz, 64-bit, 14 nm

GPU

Apple 12-core GPU
Intel UHD Graphics 620

RAM

4 GB
16 GB

Internal storage

512 GB
1000 GB

Storage expansion

 
microSDXC

OS

iOS (13.x, 12.x, 11.x, 10.x)
Windows (10)

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.2
4.1

Wi-Fi

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

USB

Lightning
Full-size USB, USB 3.0

Features

USB charging
Mass storage device

Location

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

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer
Accelerometer, Gyroscope

Mobile Payment

Apple Pay
 

Other

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

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30
 

LTE (TDD)

Bands 38, 39, 40, 41
 

UMTS

850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz
 

Data

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

SIM type

Nano SIM
 

Battery

Capacity

10891 mAh
 

Type

Li - Ion, Not user replaceable
 

Internet use

LTE: 9 hours; Wi-Fi: 10 hours
 

Video playback

 
9.00 hours

Phone features

Notifications

Flight mode, Silent mode
 

Other features

Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice commands, Voice recording

Shopping information

Warranty period

 
12 Months

MSRP price

$ 1229
$ 550
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