Apple iPad Pro 12.9-inch (2018) vs Samsung Galaxy Tab S6

Display

Display size

12.9 inches
10.5 inches

Resolution

2048 x 2732 pixels
1600 x 2560 pixels

Pixel density

265 ppi
288 ppi

Technology

IPS LCD
Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body

85.51 %
81.93 %

Features

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

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Apple A12X Bionic APL1083
Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SM8150

Processor

Octa-core, 2490 MHz, Vortex and Tempest, 64-bit, 7 nm
Octa-core, 2840 MHz, Kryo 485, 64-bit, 7 nm

GPU

Apple 7-core GPU
Adreno 640

RAM

 
8 GB

Internal storage

1000 GB
256 GB

Storage expansion

 
microSDXC up to 1000 GB

OS

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

Battery

Capacity

9720 mAh
7040 mAh

Type

Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging

 
Fast charging

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Dual camera

Main camera

12 megapixels
 

Features

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

Second camera

 
5 megapixels

Features

 
Ultra-wide

Video recording

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

Features

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

Design

Dimensions

11.04 x 8.46 x 0.23 inches (280.4 x 214.9 x 5.8 mm)
9.63 x 6.28 x 0.22 inches (244.5 x 159.5 x 5.7 mm)

Weight

22.33 oz (633 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

3D Face unlock
2D Face unlock, In-screen fingerprint

Features

 
Stylus

Colors

Gray, Silver
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), 14(700 PS), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 21(1500 Upper), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 29(700 d), 30(2300 WCS), 66(AWS-3), 71(600)
 

LTE (TDD)

Bands 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+), 46
 

UMTS

850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz
 

Data Speed

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

Dual SIM

Yes
 

SIM type

Nano SIM, eSIM
 

Multimedia

Headphones

No 3.5mm jack
No 3.5mm jack

Features

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

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

5.0
5.0

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

Type-C (reversible)
Type-C (reversible), USB 3.1

Features

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

Sensors

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

Other

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

Shopping information

MSRP price

$ 1899
$ 730
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