Comparison of iPad Air and Samsung Galaxy Tablet

iPad Air has reached the India stores in the first week of December and is considered as the main

competitor for Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1. Here the comparison of both these phones is given here.

Design & Display

iPad Air has got smooth metal finish and is 7.5 mm in thicknes which is about 20% thinner than its

previous product. iPad Air has got 9.7” Retina display of 2048×1536 pixels.

Samsung Galaxy Note has got metallic rim around the edge of the phone body but the back is covered

with plastic. Samsung Galaxy Note comes with rich color display along with a LCD screen with resolution

of 2560×1600 and 229 ppi pixel density.

Processor & Storage

IPad Air from Apple is the only tablet in the industry that has got 64-bit chipset thus making it much

more efficient and faster than its previous ones. A co-processor M7 has been used in Apple’s iPad Air

so that device is able to do some independent jobs. iPad Air has got 1 G RAM and is available in four

varieties like 16 GB, 32 GB, 64 GB and 128 GB.

Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 is available in two varieties i.e. LTE model and 3 G model. Both these models

have 3 GB RAM and has 16 GB, 32 GB and 64 GB storage facilities. This device has an option of microSD

card slot in it.

Operating System

Apple iPad Air uses v7.9 iOS as the operating system and comes with a control centre like Notification

Feature, AirDrop, enhanced Siri, real-time photo editing, iTunes Radio etc.

Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 uses Android v4.2 Jelly Bean as the operating system. It comes with new

keyboard design, several notification options and better language support.


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