Samsung Galaxy Note 21 vs Apple iPad Pro 12.9-inch (2021)

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Display

Size:

6.8 inches
12.9 inches

Resolution:

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

Technology:

AMOLED
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body:

85.43 %

Peak brightness:

1600 cd/m2 (nit)

Features:

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
120Hz refresh rate, HDR support, Oleophobic coating, Ambient light sensor

Hardware

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SM8350
Apple M1

Processor:

Octa-core, 2840 MHz, Kryo 680, 64-bit, 5 nm
Octa-core, 3100 MHz, 5 nm

GPU:

Adreno 660
Apple 8-core GPU

RAM:

8GB

Internal storage:

128GB, not expandable

Device type:

Smartphone
Tablet

OS:

Android (11)
iPadOS

Battery

Type:

Not user replaceable
Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable

Camera

Rear:

Triple camera
Triple camera

Main camera:

12 MP (PDAF)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F1.8

Second camera:

10 MP (Ultra-wide)

Specifications:

Optical zoom: 2.0x; Aperture size: F2.4

Third camera:

ToF 3D depth sensing (Depth information)

Video recording:

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

Features:

Time-lapse video

Front:

12 MP (EIS, Wide Angle, HDR)

Video capture:

1920x1080 (Full HD)

Design

Dimensions:

11.05 x 8.46 x 0.25 inches (280.6 x 214.9 x 6.4 mm)

Weight:

24.06 oz (682.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Glass
Back: Aluminum; Frame: Aluminum

Materials & Colors:

Silver, Space Gray

Resistance:

Water, Dust; IP68

Biometrics:

Ultrasonic in-screen fingerprint
3D Face unlock

Features:

Stylus

Keys:

Right: Volume control

Cellular

5G:

SA, NSA, Sub-6, mmWave

Multimedia

Headphones:

No 3.5mm jack
No 3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Multiple speakers

Features:

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

Screen mirroring:

Wireless screen share
DLNA, Wireless screen share, MirrorLink

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation
for Noise cancellation, Video recording

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

5.1
5.0

Wi-Fi:

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, ax (Wi-Fi 6), dual-band; Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, ax (Wi-Fi 6), dual-band; MIMO, Wi-Fi Direct

USB:

Type-C (reversible)
Type-C (reversible)

Features:

Charging, Headphones port
Charging, Headphones port, Video out

Location:

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

Sensors:

Accelerometer
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer, LiDAR scanner

Other:

NFC
Tethering, Computer sync

Buyers information

In The Box:

USB-C Charge Cable, 20W USB-C Power Adapter

Availability

Scheduled release:

(Official) May 21, 2021
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