Apple iPad mini (2019) vs Apple iPad Pro 12.9-inch (2020)

Display

Size

7.9 inches
12.9 inches

Resolution

2048 x 1536 pixels, 4:3 ratio,
324 PPI
2732 x 2048 pixels, 4:3 ratio,
265 PPI

Technology

IPS LCD
 

Screen-to-body

70.65 %
85.51 %

Features

Pressure-sensitive, Oleophobic coating, Scratch-resistant glass, Ambient light sensor
Oleophobic coating, Ambient light sensor

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Apple A12 Bionic APL1W81
Apple A13X Bionic

Processor

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

GPU

Apple 4-core GPU
Apple 7-core GPU

RAM

3GB
4GB

Internal storage

256GB
128GB

OS

iPadOS
iPadOS

Battery

Capacity

5058 mAh
 

Type

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

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Triple camera

Main camera

8 MP
12 MP

Features

Autofocus, BSI sensor
Autofocus

Second camera

 
 

Features

 
Telephoto

Third camera

 
 

Features

 
Ultra-wide

Video recording

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

Features

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

Front

7 MP
Yes

Features

HDR
HDR

Design

Dimensions

8 x 5.3 x 0.24 inches (203.2 x 134.6 x 6.1 mm)
11.04 x 8.46 x 0.23 inches (280.4 x 214.9 x 5.8 mm)

Weight

10.87 oz (308 g)
the average is 15.1 oz (430 g)
22.33 oz (633 g)
the average is 15.1 oz (430 g)

Materials

Back: Aluminum
Back: Aluminum

Biometrics

Fingerprint (touch)
3D Face unlock

Colors

Gold, Gray, Silver
Gray, Silver

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

UMTS

850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz
850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data Speed

LTE-A Pro Cat 16 (1000/150 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
LTE-A, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

Dual SIM

Yes
Yes

SIM type

Nano SIM, eSIM
Nano SIM, eSIM

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
No 3.5mm jack

Features

 
Album art cover, Background playback

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

5.0, EDR
5.0

Wi-Fi

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

USB

Lightning
Type-C (reversible)

Features

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

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer

Other

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

Phone features

Notifications

Vibration
 

Other features

Voice commands, Voice recording
 

Shopping information

In The Box

Lightning to USB cable, USB power adapter
 

MSRP

$ 679
 
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