Huawei MediaPad M5 8 vs Apple iPad 9.7-inch (2018)

Display

Display size

8.4 inches
9.7 inches

Resolution

1600 x 2560 pixels
1536 x 2048 pixels

Pixel density

359 ppi
264 ppi

Technology

IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body

77.17 %
72.80 %

Features

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

Hardware & Performance

System chip

HiSilicon Kirin 960
Apple A10 Fusion APL1W24

Processor

Octa-core, 2360 MHz, ARM Cortex-A73 and ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 16 nm
Quad-core, 2340 MHz, Hurricane and Zephyr, 64-bit, 16 nm

GPU

Mali-G71 MP8
PowerVR 7XT GT7600 Plus

RAM

4 GB
2 GB

Internal storage

128 GB
128 GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 256 GB
 

OS

Android (8.0 Oreo)
iOS (13.x, 12.x, 11.x)

Battery

Capacity

5100 mAh
8827 mAh

Type

Not user replaceable
Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable

Charging

Fast charging
 

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

13 megapixels
8 megapixels

Features

Phase detection autofocus
Autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)

Video recording

Yes
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Features

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

Front

8 megapixels
1.2 megapixels

Features

 
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Design

Dimensions

8.37 x 4.91 x 0.29 inches (212.6 x 124.8 x 7.3 mm)
9.4 x 6.6 x 0.29 inches (238.8 x 167.6 x 7.4 mm)

Weight

11.15 oz (316 g)
the average is 20.6 oz (587 g)
16.86 oz (478 g)
the average is 20.6 oz (587 g)

Materials

Back: Metal
Back: Aluminum

Biometrics

Fingerprint (touch)
Fingerprint (touch)

Features

Notification light
 

Colors

Gold, Gray
Gold, 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), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 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 Cat 6 (300/50 Mbit/s), HSPA, HSUPA

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

Multimedia

Headphones

No 3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Features

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

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.2
4.2

Wi-Fi

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; MIMO, Wi-Fi Direct

USB

Type-C (reversible)
Lightning

Features

Mass storage device, Charging, Headphones port
Mass storage device, Charging

Sensors

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

Other

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

Phone features

Other features

 
Voice commands, Voice recording

Shopping information

In The Box

9V 2A travel charger, Type-C charging/data cable, USB Type-C to 3.5mm headset jack adapter cable
iPad Lightning to USB Cable, USB Power Adapter

MSRP price

 
$ 559
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