Apple iPad mini vs Apple iPhone 4s

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Display

Display size

7.9 inches
3.5 inches

Resolution

1024 x 768 pixels
640 x 960 pixels

Pixel density

162 ppi
326 ppi

Technology

IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body ratio

71.82 %
55.27 %

Peak brightness

 
500 cd/m2 (nit)

Features

Oleophobic coating, Ambient light sensor
Oleophobic coating, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

5 megapixels
8 megapixels

Hardware Features

Autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)
Autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.4; Focal length: 33 mm
Aperture size: F2.4; Focal length: 35.00 mm; Sensor size: 1/3.2"; Pixel size: 1.4 μm

Flash

 
LED

Video recording

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

Features

Time-lapse video, Digital image stabilization, Video calling
Digital image stabilization

Front

1.2 megapixels
0.3 megapixels VGA

Design

Dimensions

7.87 x 5.30 x 0.28 inches (200 x 134.7 x 7.2 mm)
4.54 x 2.31 x 0.37 inches (115.2 x 58.6 x 9.3 mm)

Weight

11.01 oz (312 g)
the average is 20.1 oz (573 g)
4.94 oz (140 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Materials

Back: Aluminum
Back: Glass; Frame: Aluminum

Colors

Black, White
Black, White

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5 mm jack
3.5 mm jack

Speakers

Multiple speakers
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features

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

Screen mirroring

TV-out
TV-out

Additional microphone(s)

 
for Noise cancellation

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Apple A5
Apple A5

Processor

Dual-core, 1000 MHz, ARM Cortex-A9
Dual-core, 800 MHz, ARM Cortex-A9

GPU

PowerVR SGX543MP2
PowerVR SGX 543MP2

RAM

0.5 GB
0.5 GB

Internal storage

64 GB
64 GB

OS

iOS (9.x, 8.x, 7.x, 6.1, 6)
iOS (9.x, 8.x, 7.x, 6.1, 6, 5.1, 5)

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.0
4.0

Wi-Fi

802.11 a, b, g, n, dual-band; Hotspot
802.11 b, g, n; Hotspot

USB

Lightning
Proprietary, USB 2.0

Features

Mass storage device
USB charging

Location

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

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass

Other

Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync, AirDrop
Computer sync, OTA sync

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 4, 17
 

UMTS

850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz
850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data

LTE Cat 3 (100/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, UMTS
HSDPA 14.4 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

SIM type

Nano SIM
Micro SIM

Battery

Capacity

4440 mAh
 

Type

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

Talk time

 
14.00 hours
the average is 21 h (1288 min)

Stand-by time

 
8.3 days (200 hours)
the average is 19 days (457 h)

Talk time (3G)

 
8.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1362 min)

Music playback

 
40.00 hours

Video playback

 
10.00 hours

Phone features

Notifications

Flight mode, Silent mode
Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Other features

Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Oct 23, 2012
Oct 04, 2011

FCC ID value: BCGA1454 link
FCC ID value: BCG-E2430A link

FCC measured SAR

 
 

Head

 
1.18 W/kg

Measured in

 
1900 MHz

Body

1.19 W/kg
1.15 W/kg

Measured in

 
850 MHz

Simultaneous Transmission

1.55 W/kg
 

Shopping information

In The Box

Lightning to USB Cable, USB Power Adapter
Apple Earphones with Remote and Mic, Dock Connector to USB Cable, USB Power Adapter, Documentation

MSRP price

$ 659
 
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